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Lily Hanbury

(1875-1908), Actress

Sitter in 26 portraits
Actress, educated in London, she was the sister of actress Hilda Hanbury and cousin of Julia Neilson, also an actress. Hanbury made her first appearance on the stage in W.S. Gilbert's Pygmalion and Galatea at the Savoy Theatre in 1888. Her extensive repertory included, 'Countess Wintersen' in The Stranger; 'Hetty Preene' in G. R. Sims's Lights o' London; and 'Petra' in Ibsen's Enemy of the People. She achieved great success playing various roles in Shakespearian plays under the management of Wilson Barrett and Beerbohm Tree.

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Lily Hanbury, by Elliott & Fry - NPG x127438

Lily Hanbury

by Elliott & Fry
chlorobromide print on cream card mount, 1890
NPG x127438

Lily Hanbury, by Elliott & Fry - NPG x127913

Lily Hanbury

by Elliott & Fry
albumen cabinet card, 1890s
NPG x127913

Lily Hanbury, by Elliott & Fry - NPG x127914

Lily Hanbury

by Elliott & Fry
albumen cabinet card, 1890s
NPG x127914

Lily Hanbury, by Elliott & Fry - NPG x127915

Lily Hanbury

by Elliott & Fry
albumen cabinet card, 1890s
NPG x127915

Lily Hanbury, by Elliott & Fry - NPG x127958

Lily Hanbury

by Elliott & Fry
albumen cabinet card, 1890s
NPG x127958

Group from 'The Amazons', by Alfred Ellis, published by  Eglington & Co - NPG Ax28855

Group from 'The Amazons'

by Alfred Ellis, published by Eglington & Co
carbon print, published 1 May 1893
NPG Ax28855

Lily Hanbury, by Alexander Bassano - NPG x197315

Lily Hanbury

by Alexander Bassano
cabinet card, mid-late 1890s
NPG x197315

Lily Hanbury, by W. & D. Downey, published by  Cassell & Company, Ltd - NPG Ax27903

Lily Hanbury

by W. & D. Downey, published by Cassell & Company, Ltd
carbon print, published 1894
NPG Ax27903

Lily Hanbury, by W. & D. Downey, published by  Cassell & Company, Ltd - NPG x134585

Lily Hanbury

by W. & D. Downey, published by Cassell & Company, Ltd
carbon print, published 1894
NPG x134585

Lily Hanbury, published by Ogden's - NPG x196894

Lily Hanbury

published by Ogden's
bromide cigarette card, published circa 1894-1907
NPG x196894

Lily Hanbury, by Alfred Ellis - NPG Ax28890

Lily Hanbury

by Alfred Ellis
carbon print, published 1 May 1896
NPG Ax28890

Lily Hanbury, by Art Photogravure Co Ltd, after  Ernest Walter Histed - NPG x17339

Lily Hanbury

by Art Photogravure Co Ltd, after Ernest Walter Histed
photogravure, 1898
NPG x17339

Lily Hanbury, by Olive Edis, and  Katharine Legat (née Edis) - NPG x15419

Lily Hanbury

by Olive Edis, and Katharine Legat (née Edis)
platinotype on photographer's card mount, early 1900s
NPG x15419

Lily Hanbury, by Lizzie Caswall Smith, published by  Rotary Photographic Co Ltd - NPG x200469

Lily Hanbury

by Lizzie Caswall Smith, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
hand-coloured bromide postcard print, early 1900s
NPG x200469

Lily Hanbury, by Lizzie Caswall Smith, published by  Rotary Photographic Co Ltd - NPG x200470

Lily Hanbury

by Lizzie Caswall Smith, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, early 1900s
NPG x200470

Lily Hanbury, by Lizzie Caswall Smith, published by  Rotary Photographic Co Ltd - NPG x200471

Lily Hanbury

by Lizzie Caswall Smith, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, early 1900s
NPG x200471

Lily Hanbury, by Lizzie Caswall Smith, published by  Rotary Photographic Co Ltd - NPG x200472

Lily Hanbury

by Lizzie Caswall Smith, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, early 1900s
NPG x200472

Lily Hanbury, by Lizzie Caswall Smith, published by  Rotary Photographic Co Ltd - NPG x200473

Lily Hanbury

by Lizzie Caswall Smith, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1900s
NPG x200473

(Lilian) Decima Moore; Lily Hanbury; Mary St Clair; Miss Foote, by and after Alexander Bassano - NPG Ax136805

(Lilian) Decima Moore; Lily Hanbury; Mary St Clair; Miss Foote

by and after Alexander Bassano
bromide print, circa 1902
NPG Ax136805

Lily Hanbury, by Olive Edis - NPG x15430

Lily Hanbury

by Olive Edis
platinotype on photographer's card mount, circa 1918
NPG x15430

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