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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.