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Mary Anderson (Mrs de Navarro) (1859-1940), Actress

Sitter in 53 portraits
Actress. Anderson was born in Sacramento, California and made her stage début in 1875 as 'Juliet' in Louisville, Kentucky. She debuted in New York City in 1877 and in London in 1883 to great popular success. Following a tour of Britain with W.S. Gilbert's Pygmalion and Galatea and Comedy and Tragedy, Anderson performed again in London in her own version of The Winter's Tale (1887). In 1890 she married Antonio Fernando de Navarro, a fellow American practising as a barrister in England and settled at Court Farm in Broadway, Worcestershire. Anderson published two volumes of autobiography, A Few Memories (1896) and A Few More Memories(1936).

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Mary Anderson (Mrs de Navarro)

by Herbert Rose Barraud
carbon carte-de-visite, 1880s
NPG x67

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Mary Anderson (Mrs de Navarro)

by Herbert Rose Barraud
albumen cabinet card, 1880s
NPG x80

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Mary Anderson (Mrs de Navarro)

after Napoleon Sarony
albumen cabinet card, 1880s?
NPG x22240

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Mary Anderson (Mrs de Navarro)

by W. & D. Downey
albumen cabinet card, mid 1880s
NPG x22237

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Mary Anderson (Mrs de Navarro)

by W. & D. Downey
albumen cabinet card, mid 1880s
NPG x69

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Mary Anderson (Mrs de Navarro)

by W. & D. Downey
albumen cabinet card, mid 1880s
NPG x74

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Mary Anderson (Mrs de Navarro) as Parthenia in 'Ingomar'

by W. & D. Downey
albumen cabinet card, 1883
NPG x197243

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Mary Anderson (Mrs de Navarro)

by Elliott & Fry
chlorobromide print on cream card mount, 1883
NPG x127401

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