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(Joan) Pernel Strachey

(1876-1951), College head and french scholar

Sitter in 27 portraits
College head and French scholar. The eighth of ten surviving children of Sir Richard and Jane Strachey; her brothers included the central Bloomsbury figure Lytton Strachey. Pernel specialised in French at Newnham College and returned as a lecturer, becoming director of studies in modern and medieval languages in 1907. As Principal of the College (1923-41) she encouraged equality for women and the entry of women into new fields of employment.

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(Joan) Pernel Strachey, by Robert Faulkner & Co - NPG x13149

(Joan) Pernel Strachey

by Robert Faulkner & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1878
NPG x13149

(Joan) Pernel Strachey, by Thomas Fall - NPG x13150

(Joan) Pernel Strachey

by Thomas Fall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1879
NPG x13150

(Joan) Pernel Strachey, by Thomas Fall - NPG x13151

(Joan) Pernel Strachey

by Thomas Fall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1879
NPG x13151

(Joan) Pernel Strachey, by Thomas Fall - NPG x13152

(Joan) Pernel Strachey

by Thomas Fall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1879
NPG x13152

The Strachey family, by Thomas Fall - NPG x13110

The Strachey family

by Thomas Fall
albumen print, 1885
NPG x13110

The Strachey family, by Graystone Bird - NPG x32166

The Strachey family

by Graystone Bird
albumen print on the photographer's printed mount, circa 1893
NPG x32166

The Strachey children, by Graystone Bird - NPG x13119

The Strachey children

by Graystone Bird
albumen print on the photographer's printed mount, circa 1893
NPG x13119

Sir Richard Strachey and daughters, by Graystone Bird - NPG x13118

Sir Richard Strachey and daughters

by Graystone Bird
albumen print on the photographer's printed mount, circa 1893
NPG x13118

Lady Strachey and daughters, by Graystone Bird - NPG x13111

Lady Strachey and daughters

by Graystone Bird
albumen print, circa 1893
NPG x13111

(Joan) Pernel Strachey; Richard John Strachey, by Unknown photographer - NPG x13166

(Joan) Pernel Strachey; Richard John Strachey

by Unknown photographer
platinum print, circa 1893
NPG x13166

The Strachey family, by Graystone Bird - NPG x13122

The Strachey family

by Graystone Bird
albumen print on the photographer's printed mount, circa 1893
NPG x13122

The Strachey family, by Graystone Bird - NPG x13121

The Strachey family

by Graystone Bird
albumen print on the photographer's printed mount, circa 1893
NPG x13121

Marie Claire Souvestre; (Joan) Pernel Strachey; Jane Maria (née Grant), Lady Strachey, by Unknown photographer - NPG x13128

Marie Claire Souvestre; (Joan) Pernel Strachey; Jane Maria (née Grant), Lady Strachey

by Unknown photographer
sepia glossy print on card mount, 5 November 1899
NPG x13128

(Joan) Pernel Strachey, by Unknown photographer - NPG x38568

(Joan) Pernel Strachey

by Unknown photographer
vintage snapshot print, circa 1899
NPG x38568

(Joan) Pernel Strachey; Lytton Strachey, by Unknown photographer - NPG x13084

(Joan) Pernel Strachey; Lytton Strachey

by Unknown photographer
vintage snapshot print, 1901-1902
NPG x13084

(Joan) Pernel Strachey, by Unknown photographer - NPG x13083

(Joan) Pernel Strachey

by Unknown photographer
vintage snapshot print, circa 1920
NPG x13083

Philippa Strachey; Joan Pernel Strachey, by Rachel Pearsall Conn ('Ray') Strachey (née Costelloe) - NPG x88546

Philippa Strachey; Joan Pernel Strachey

by Rachel Pearsall Conn ('Ray') Strachey (née Costelloe)
film negative, 1921
NPG x88546

Christopher Strachey; Pippa Strachey; (Joan) Pernel Strachey; and 2 other children, by Rachel Pearsall Conn ('Ray') Strachey (née Costelloe) - NPG x88551

Christopher Strachey; Pippa Strachey; (Joan) Pernel Strachey; and 2 other children

by Rachel Pearsall Conn ('Ray') Strachey (née Costelloe)
4 1/2 x 3 1/4 inch negative, 1921
NPG x88551

Philippa ('Pippa') Strachey; (Joan) Pernel Strachey, by Rachel Pearsall Conn ('Ray') Strachey (née Costelloe) - NPG Ax160927

Philippa ('Pippa') Strachey; (Joan) Pernel Strachey

by Rachel Pearsall Conn ('Ray') Strachey (née Costelloe)
bromide print, 1921
NPG Ax160927

(Joan) Pernel Strachey, by Unknown photographer - NPG Ax160944

(Joan) Pernel Strachey

by Unknown photographer
vintage print, circa 1936
NPG Ax160944

(Joan) Pernel Strachey; Marjorie Strachey, by Unknown photographer - NPG x38569

(Joan) Pernel Strachey; Marjorie Strachey

by Unknown photographer
vintage snapshot print, 18 may 1939
NPG x38569

(Joan) Pernel Strachey, by Ramsey & Muspratt - NPG x31089

(Joan) Pernel Strachey

by Ramsey & Muspratt
bromide print, 1939
NPG x31089

(Joan) Pernel Strachey, by Unknown photographer - NPG Ax160945

(Joan) Pernel Strachey

by Unknown photographer
bromide print, circa 1939
NPG Ax160945

(Joan) Pernel Strachey, by Robert Faulkner & Co - NPG Ax160922

(Joan) Pernel Strachey

by Robert Faulkner & Co
albumen print, circa 1978
NPG Ax160922

(Joan) Pernel Strachey, by Rachel Pearsall Conn ('Ray') Strachey (née Costelloe) - NPG D239

(Joan) Pernel Strachey

by Rachel Pearsall Conn ('Ray') Strachey (née Costelloe)
oil on board, late 1920s or early 1930s
NPG D239

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The Strachey family

by Graystone Bird
albumen print on the photographer's printed mount, circa 1893
NPG x13120

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