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Irene Vanbrugh (1872-1949), Actress

Dame Irene Vanbrugh (Irene Barnes)

Sitter associated with 84 portraits
Actress; known for her appearances at the turn of the century in plays by Arthur Pinero, J.M. Barrie, Somerset Maugham and A.A. Milne, but later associated with G.B. Shaw and, during the Second World War, with Sir Donald Wolfit's lunch-time performances at the Strand Theatre.

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4102

Irene Vanbrugh

by Flora Lion
lithograph, 1913
NPG 4102

5821

Irene Vanbrugh

by Sir John Lavery
oil on canvas, 1916
NPG 5821

Ax28839

Irene Vanbrugh

by Alfred Ellis, published by Eglington & Co
carbon print, published 1 August 1892
NPG Ax28839

Ax28897

Irene Vanbrugh

by Alfred Ellis, published by Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co
carbon print, published 1 August 1897
NPG Ax28897

x26376

Irene Vanbrugh

by Lallie Charles (née Charlotte Elizabeth Martin)
printing-out paper cabinet card, 1899
NPG x26376

Ax45846

Irene Vanbrugh

by Bassano Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1900s
NPG Ax45846

Ax45847

Irene Vanbrugh

by Bassano Ltd
hand-coloured postcard print, 1900s
NPG Ax45847

Ax136820

Irene Vanbrugh; Ela Q. May; Master C. Smith

by and after Alexander Bassano
bromide print, circa 1902
NPG Ax136820

x138136

Irene Vanbrugh

by Alexander Corbett, for Alfred Ellis & Walery
albumen cabinet card, circa 1902
NPG x138136

x131335

Unidentified woman formerly called Irene Vanbrugh

by James Craig Annan
vintage glossy bromide print, 1910s
NPG x131335

x131336

Irene Vanbrugh

by James Craig Annan
vintage glossy bromide print, 1910s
NPG x131336

x928

Irene Vanbrugh

by Mrs Albert Broom (Christina Livingston)
half-plate glass negative, early 1910s
NPG x928

x197853

Irene Vanbrugh

by Ernest Walter Histed, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, early 1910s
NPG x197853

x152710

Edmund Gwenn; Irene Vanbrugh

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 1911
NPG x152710

x152711

Irene Vanbrugh; Edmund Gwenn

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 1911
NPG x152711

x152712

Edmund Gwenn; Irene Vanbrugh

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 1911
NPG x152712

x152713

Edmund Gwenn; Irene Vanbrugh

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 1911
NPG x152713

x152714

Edmund Gwenn; Irene Vanbrugh

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 1911
NPG x152714

x152715

Edmund Gwenn; Irene Vanbrugh

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 1911
NPG x152715

x84941

Irene Vanbrugh

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 1911
NPG x84941

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