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Sir (John Edward) Kynaston Studd, 1st Bt

(1858-1944), Politician and college head

Sitter in 6 portraits
The Studd brothers were renowned gentlemen cricketers; they were the sons of Edward Studd, who had made his fortune in India. Educated at Eton and Cambridge they excelled at cricket and dominated the scene in the early 1880s. At Cambridge the brothers achieved consecutive victories from 1882 to 1884 captaining the university team. They were known as 'the set of Studd' and are seen here wearing their sporting attire.

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Sir (John Edward) Kynaston Studd, 1st Bt, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x122712

Sir (John Edward) Kynaston Studd, 1st Bt

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 11 October 1923
NPG x122712

Sir (John Edward) Kynaston Studd, 1st Bt, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x122713

Sir (John Edward) Kynaston Studd, 1st Bt

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 11 October 1923
NPG x122713

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Group including Princess Alexandra (née Lieven), Lady Studd and Sir Kynaston Studd, 1st Bt

by Lafayette (Lafayette Ltd)
whole-plate film negative, 9 November 1928
NPG x184741


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