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Violet Vanbrugh (Violet Augusta Mary Barnes)

(1867-1942), Actress; former wife of Arthur Bourchier; sister of Dame Irene Vanbrugh

Sitter associated with 54 portraits

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Violet Vanbrugh (Violet Augusta Mary Barnes), by Elliott & Fry - NPG x127954

Violet Vanbrugh (Violet Augusta Mary Barnes)

by Elliott & Fry
albumen cabinet card, late 1880s
NPG x127954

Violet Vanbrugh (Violet Augusta Mary Barnes), by Herbert Rose Barraud, published by  Carson & Comerford - NPG Ax9298

Violet Vanbrugh (Violet Augusta Mary Barnes)

by Herbert Rose Barraud, published by Carson & Comerford
carbon print, published 1 July 1887
NPG Ax9298

Arthur Bourchier; Violet Vanbrugh (Violet Augusta Mary Barnes), by Bassano Ltd, published by  The Rotophot Postcard - NPG x193630

Arthur Bourchier; Violet Vanbrugh (Violet Augusta Mary Barnes)

by Bassano Ltd, published by The Rotophot Postcard
bromide postcard print, 1890s
NPG x193630

Violet Vanbrugh (Violet Augusta Mary Barnes), by Alexander Bassano - NPG x96499

Violet Vanbrugh (Violet Augusta Mary Barnes)

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1890
NPG x96499

In 'King Henry VIII', by Alexander Bassano - NPG x84958

In 'King Henry VIII'

by Alexander Bassano
bromide print, 1892
NPG x84958

In 'King Henry VIII', by Alexander Bassano - NPG x84959

In 'King Henry VIII'

by Alexander Bassano
bromide print, 1892
NPG x84959

In 'King Henry VIII', by Alexander Bassano - NPG x84960

In 'King Henry VIII'

by Alexander Bassano
bromide print, 1892
NPG x84960

In 'King Henry VIII', by Alexander Bassano - NPG x84961

In 'King Henry VIII'

by Alexander Bassano
bromide print, 1892
NPG x84961

In 'King Henry VIII', by Alexander Bassano - NPG x96500

In 'King Henry VIII'

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1892
NPG x96500

In 'King Henry VIII', by Alexander Bassano - NPG x96501

In 'King Henry VIII'

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1892
NPG x96501

In 'King Henry VIII', by Alexander Bassano - NPG x96502

In 'King Henry VIII'

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1892
NPG x96502

In 'King Henry VIII', by Alexander Bassano - NPG x96503

In 'King Henry VIII'

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1892
NPG x96503

Violet Vanbrugh (Violet Augusta Mary Barnes), by Alfred Ellis - NPG Ax28870

Violet Vanbrugh (Violet Augusta Mary Barnes)

by Alfred Ellis
carbon print, published 1 January 1895
NPG Ax28870

Violet Vanbrugh (Violet Augusta Mary Barnes), by Bassano Ltd, published by  Rotary Photographic Co Ltd - NPG x27118

Violet Vanbrugh (Violet Augusta Mary Barnes)

by Bassano Ltd, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
hand-coloured postcard print, 1900s
NPG x27118

Violet Vanbrugh (Violet Augusta Mary Barnes), by Art Photogravure Co Ltd, after  Ernest Walter Histed - NPG x27119

Violet Vanbrugh (Violet Augusta Mary Barnes)

by Art Photogravure Co Ltd, after Ernest Walter Histed
photogravure, early 1900s
NPG x27119

Violet Vanbrugh (Violet Augusta Mary Barnes), by Bassano Ltd, published by  Rotary Photographic Co Ltd - NPG x198059

Violet Vanbrugh (Violet Augusta Mary Barnes)

by Bassano Ltd, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
postcard print, 1900s
NPG x198059

Violet Vanbrugh (Violet Augusta Mary Barnes), by Bassano Ltd, published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x198060

Violet Vanbrugh (Violet Augusta Mary Barnes)

by Bassano Ltd, published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
postcard print, 1900s
NPG x198060

Violet Vanbrugh (Violet Augusta Mary Barnes), by Bassano Ltd, published by  E. Wrench - NPG x198061

Violet Vanbrugh (Violet Augusta Mary Barnes)

by Bassano Ltd, published by E. Wrench
bromide postcard print, 1900s
NPG x198061

Violet Vanbrugh (Violet Augusta Mary Barnes), by Bassano Ltd, published by  The Rotophot Postcard - NPG x198062

Violet Vanbrugh (Violet Augusta Mary Barnes)

by Bassano Ltd, published by The Rotophot Postcard
postcard print, 1900s
NPG x198062

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