Dame Irene Vanbrugh (Irene Barnes)(1872-1949), Actress
Sitter associated with 85 portraits
Actress; known for her appearances at the turn of the century in plays by Arthur Pinero, J.M. Barrie, Somerset Maugham and A.A. Milne, but later associated with G.B. Shaw and, during the Second World War, with Sir Donald Wolfit's lunch-time performances at the Strand Theatre.
by Lizzie Caswall Smith, published by Millar & Lang Ltd
hand-coloured halftone postcard print, 1902