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Queen Mary (1867-1953), Queen consort of King George V

Sitter in 312 portraits
Queen consort of George V. The couple married in 1893 and were declared Prince and Princess of Wales in 1901. A strong supporter of the British Empire, Mary fell in love with India when she toured the country in 1905 and 1910-11. She became Queen consort in 1910 and worked tirelessly to promote charitable causes, particularly during the First World War. After the war, she formed the Queen's Work for Women Fund. She was appalled that her son Edward VIII abdicated the throne in 1936 to marry Wallis Simpson and refused to meet his new bride.

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Queen Mary

by Bassano Ltd
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 1911
NPG x95710

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Queen Mary

by Bassano Ltd
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 1911
NPG x95711

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Queen Mary

by Bassano Ltd
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 1911
NPG x95713

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Queen Mary

by Bassano Ltd
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 1911
NPG x95714

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Queen Mary

by Bassano Ltd
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 1911
NPG x95715

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Queen Mary

by Bassano Ltd
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 1911
NPG x95716

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Queen Mary

by Bassano Ltd
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 1911
NPG x95720

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Queen Mary

by Bassano Ltd
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 1911
NPG x95777

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Queen Mary

by Bassano Ltd
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 1911
NPG x95778

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Queen Mary

by Bassano Ltd
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 1911
NPG x95779

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Queen Mary

by Bassano Ltd
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 1911
NPG x95780

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Adolphus Frederick, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz; Queen Mary; King George V

by Mrs Albert Broom (Christina Livingston)
half-plate glass negative, 1913
NPG x158

x170

Queen Mary; Queen Alexandra

by Mrs Albert Broom (Christina Livingston)
half-plate glass negative, 1915
NPG x170

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Queen Mary; King George V

by W. & D. Downey
postcard print, circa 1918
NPG x28259