The Cary family
2 of 10 portraits of Hon. Sheila Edwards (née Cary)
The Cary family
by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 6 September 1920
Given by Bassano & Vandyk Studios, 1974
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Sittersback to top
- Hon. Byron Godfrey Plantagenet Cary (1908-1971), Lieutenant; son of 13th Viscount Falkland. Sitter in 3 portraits.
- Richard Lorenzo Plantagenet Cary (1915-), Son of 13th Viscount Falkland. Sitter in 2 portraits.
- Hon. Sheila Edwards (née Cary) (1912-1976), Daughter of 13th Viscount Falkland; wife of William Philip Neville Edwards. Sitter in 10 portraits.
- Hon. Rosemary Sylvia Esson-Scott (née Cary, later Mrs Mayhew) (1910-1992), Former wife of John de Perigault Mayhew, and later wife of Aubrey Esson-Scott; daughter of 13th Viscount Falkland. Sitter in 17 portraits.
- Lucius Henry Charles Plantagenet Cary, 14th Viscount Falkland (1905-1984), Son of 13th Viscount Falkland. Sitter in 5 portraits.
Placesback to top
- Place made: United Kingdom: England, London (photographer's studio, 25 Old Bond Street , London)
Events of 1920back to top
Current affairsThe Government of Ireland Act (Fourth Home Rule Bill) partitions Ireland into the Irish Free State with a devolved parliament in Dublin and Northern Ireland with a devolved parliament in Belfast.
The Communist Party of Great Britain is founded in London, uniting a number of independent socialist and Marxist parties into a single, united party.
Art and scienceQueen Alexandra unveils a monument to Edith Cavell in St Martin's Place opposite the National Portrait Gallery. The English nurse was executed in Germany for helping hundreds of allied soldiers to cross the border from occupied Belgium to the neutral Netherlands.
George V officially opens the Imperial War Museum at the Crystal Palace.