Dorothy Etta Warrender (née Rawson), Lady Bruntisfield as Ceres

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Dorothy Etta Warrender (née Rawson), Lady Bruntisfield as Ceres

by Madame Yevonde
Vivex colour print on cream card mount, 1935
14 3/4 in. x 8 3/4 in. (376 mm x 221 mm)
Given by Madame Yevonde, 1971
Photographs Collection
NPG x26033

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  • Madame Yevonde (1893-1975), Photographer. Artist associated with 320 portraits, Sitter in 8 portraits.

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Lady Warrender is shown here in a costume designed by Oliver Messel posing as Ceres. Subsequent portraits styled by Yevonde of other Society beauties made up her 'Goddesses and others' exhibition held in July 1935 that publicised the opening of her new studio in Berkeley Square.

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  • Gibson, Robert; Roberts, Pam, Madame Yevonde: Colour, Fantasy & Myth, 1990 (accompanying the exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery from 20 July - 1 October 1990), p. 67

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