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Lena Ashwell (née Lena Margaret Pocock, later Lady Simson) (1872-1957), Actress, theatre manager, producer and writer; wife of Sir Henry John Forbes Simson; daughter of Charles Ashwell Boteler Pocock

Sitter in 19 portraits

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Ax28261

Lena Ashwell (née Lena Margaret Pocock, later Lady Simson)

by Alfred Ellis
carbon print, published 1 February 1896
NPG Ax28261

Ax28885

Lena Ashwell (née Lena Margaret Pocock, later Lady Simson)

by Alfred Ellis
carbon print, published 1 February 1896
NPG Ax28885

x28317

Lena Ashwell (née Lena Margaret Pocock; later Lady Simson)

by Alexander Corbett, for Alfred Ellis & Walery
albumen cabinet card, (1897)
NPG x28317

x193608

Lena Ashwell (née Lena Margaret Pocock, later Lady Simson)

by Bassano Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1900s
NPG x193608

x193609

Lena Ashwell (née Lena Margaret Pocock, later Lady Simson)

by Bassano Ltd, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
hand-coloured bromide postcard print with glitter, 1900s
NPG x193609

x193610

Lena Ashwell (née Lena Margaret Pocock, later Lady Simson)

by Bassano Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1900s
NPG x193610

x337

Lena Ashwell (née Lena Margaret Pocock, later Lady Simson) in 'Marguerite'

printed by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, circa 1904
NPG x337

x193611

Lena Ashwell (née Lena Margaret Pocock, later Lady Simson)

by Bassano Ltd, published by The Rotophot Postcard
hand-coloured postcard print, circa 1905
NPG x193611

x1138

Lena Ashwell (née Lena Margaret Pocock, later Lady Simson)

by Mrs Albert Broom (Christina Livingston)
half-plate glass negative, early 1910s
NPG x1138

x121

Lena Ashwell (née Lena Margaret Pocock, later Lady Simson)

by Mrs Albert Broom (Christina Livingston)
bromide print, 1900-1925
NPG x121

x179999

Lena Ashwell (née Lena Margaret Pocock, later Lady Simson)

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 24 July 1936
NPG x179999

x180000

Lena Ashwell (née Lena Margaret Pocock, later Lady Simson)

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 24 July 1936
NPG x180000

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