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Dame Celia Johnson (1908-1982), Actress

Sitter in 5 portraits
Stage and film actress. Made her stage debut in Major Barbara (1928) at Huddersfield. Starred in five Noel Coward films including In Which we Serve (1942) and Brief Encounter (1945). Stage successes include The Three Sisters (1951) and The Reluctant Debutante (1955).

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Dame Celia Johnson

by Bill Brandt
bromide print on card mount, 1947
NPG x22435

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Dame Celia Johnson

by Vivienne
vintage colour print, 1960s
NPG x137769

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Dame Celia Johnson

by Godfrey Argent
bromide print, 28 May 1969
NPG x165934

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Dame Celia Johnson

by Godfrey Argent
bromide print, 28 May 1969
NPG x165935