Lillie Langtry(1853-1929), Actress and professional beauty
Emilie Charlotte ('Lillie') Langtry (née Le Breton)
Sitter in 54 portraits
A celebrated society beauty, Langtry gained notoriety as the mistress of the Prince of Wales (later King Edward VII) from 1877-80. She first appeared on stage in 1881 and toured the United States on several occasions between 1882 and 1889.
by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company, published by Charles Dickens & Evans
Exhibitions and displays
- Visualising Portraits: Setting the Scene
26 May, 14:00