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Pedro José Isidro Manuel Ricardo Monés (Peter de Casa Maury)

(1896-1968), Wing Commander, intelligence officer and racing car driver and founder of Curzon Cinema

Sitter in 5 portraits

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Pedro José Isidro Manuel Ricardo Monés (Peter de Casa Maury), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x122277

Pedro José Isidro Manuel Ricardo Monés (Peter de Casa Maury)

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 2 February 1923
NPG x122277

Pedro José Isidro Manuel Ricardo Monés (Peter de Casa Maury), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x122278

Pedro José Isidro Manuel Ricardo Monés (Peter de Casa Maury)

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 2 February 1923
NPG x122278

Pedro José Isidro Manuel Ricardo Monés (Peter de Casa Maury), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x122279

Pedro José Isidro Manuel Ricardo Monés (Peter de Casa Maury)

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 2 February 1923
NPG x122279

Pedro José Isidro Manuel Ricardo Monés (Peter de Casa Maury) and an unknown man, by Unknown photographer, for  London News Agency - NPG x139559

Pedro José Isidro Manuel Ricardo Monés (Peter de Casa Maury) and an unknown man

by Unknown photographer, for London News Agency
vintage bromide print, circa 1933
NPG x139559

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Pedro José Isidro Manuel Ricardo Monés (Peter de Casa Maury)

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 2 February 1923
NPG x122276

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Francis Vaud

26 August 2019, 00:52

Pedro José de Jesús Monés y Maury was the second husband of Freda Dudley Ward (1894 – 1983), English socialite best known for being a married paramour of the Prince of Wales, who later became King Edward VIII.

Miguel de Avendaño

08 April 2018, 09:40

The title of Marqués de Casa Maury was granted by Leo XIII on 8/IV/1897 as a personal (non-hereditary) title to the Cuban Pedro José de Jesús Monés y Maury (born 1848). Its use was authorised in Spain on 21/VI/1897 . It appears that the subject of the photograph is Pedro José Isidro Manuel Ricardo Monés (14/III/1896-27/VI/1968), known in England as Peter de Casa Maury (The London Gazette, 1/III/1963: ‘Notice is hereby given that PETER DE CASA MAURY of Flat 7, 58 Rutland Gate, London S.W.7, a citizen of the United Kingdom and Colonies by naturalisation, lately called Pedro Jose Isidro Manuel Ricardo Mones .Maury has assumed and intends henceforth upon all occasions and at all times to sign and use and to be called and known by the name of Peter de Casa Maury in lieu of and in substitution for his former name of Pedro Jose Isidro Manuel Ricardo Mones Maury').

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