10 of 270 portraits of Princess Margaret
© William Hustler and Georgina Hustler / National Portrait Gallery, London
by Dorothy Wilding
chlorobromide print on tissue and card mount, November 1947
17 7/8 in. x 14 5/8 in. (453 mm x 370 mm)
Given by the photographer's sister, Susan Morton, 1976
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Sitterback to top
- Princess Margaret (1930-2002), Daughter of George VI; Countess of Snowdon. Sitter associated with 270 portraits.
Artistback to top
- Dorothy Wilding (1893-1976), Photographer. Artist associated with 2138 portraits, Sitter in 30 portraits.
This portraitback to top
This portrait shows Princess Margaret as a bridesmaid at the marriage of her sister, Princess Elizabeth, to Prince Phillip of Greece in November 1947. The dress was designed by Norman Hartnell, and was a dramatic contrast to austere wartime clothing.
Linked publicationsback to top
- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 410