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Vivienne (1889-1982), Photographer, miniaturist, singer; wife of Ernest Entwistle

Sitter in 1 portrait
Artist of 209 portraits
(Mrs Florence Entwistle). Florence Vivienne Mellish first trained and performed as a singer. On marriage to Ernest Entwistle, an artist, she took up a sussessful career as a miniaturist. She began her photographic career in 1934 assisting her husband and son, Antony Beauchamp. When the latter left to set up his own studio she adopted the name Vivienne and opened her own studio photographing inter alia five successive prime ministers. Other portraits are collected in her autobiography They Came to My Studio (1956).

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Vivien Leigh

by Vivienne
vintage print, 1930s
NPG x137765

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Margaret Leighton

by Vivienne
vintage print, 1937
NPG x194123

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Margaret Leighton

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print, 1939-1940s
NPG x87958

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Vivien Leigh

by Vivienne
vintage colour print, 1940s
NPG x137766

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Beatrice Gladys Lillie (Lady Peel)

by Vivienne
vintage print, 1940s
NPG x194127

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Vivien Leigh

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print, 1945
NPG x6048

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Flora Robson

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print, 1945-1956
NPG x88020

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Flora Robson

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print, 1945-1956
NPG x88021

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Flora Robson

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print, 1945-1956
NPG x88022

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Dame Wendy Margaret Hiller

by Vivienne
bromide print, circa 1945
NPG x194103

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Dawn Addams

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print, 1948-1950
NPG x87896

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Sally Pearson (née Cooper)

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print, 1948-1955
NPG x87918

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(Edwin) Duncan Sandys, Baron Duncan-Sandys

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print, 1950s-1960s
NPG x22351

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Clement Attlee

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print, 1950s
NPG x45165

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Clement Attlee

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print, 1950s
NPG x45166

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Alan Badel

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print, 1950s
NPG x87897

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Alan Badel

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print, 1950s
NPG x87898

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Robert Beatty

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print, 1950s
NPG x87900

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