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Ethel Matthews

(1870-1957), Actress

Sitter in 7 portraits

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Ethel Matthews, by Elliott & Fry - NPG x127930

Ethel Matthews

by Elliott & Fry
albumen cabinet card, 1890s
NPG x127930

Ethel Matthews, by H. Walter Barnett - NPG x81521

Ethel Matthews

by H. Walter Barnett
half-plate glass negative, 1890s
NPG x81521

Ethel Matthews, by Alexander Bassano - NPG Ax28279

Ethel Matthews

by Alexander Bassano
carbon print, published 1 March 1892
NPG Ax28279

Ethel Matthews, by Alexander Bassano, published by  Eglington & Co - NPG Ax28828

Ethel Matthews

by Alexander Bassano, published by Eglington & Co
carbon print, published 1 March 1892
NPG Ax28828

Ethel Matthews, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd - NPG x21249

Ethel Matthews

published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1892 or after
NPG x21249

Ethel Matthews, by Bassano Ltd, published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x193904

Ethel Matthews

by Bassano Ltd, published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
hand-coloured postcard print with glitter, 1900s
NPG x193904


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Tobey Ellison

14 April 2016, 10:02

I am so happy to see pictures of Ethel Matthews. She was a very well known actress and my grandmother. Her married name was Ellison. We, my brother and I, just found her a year and a half ago and have seen many pictures of her and a few of my mother when she was 19 or 20. She, also, was in a few silent movies. My brother and I are planning a trip to London to scout out the places where she lived and try to get more information about the family tree. I know she lived in Bayswater area when she died in 1957. I hope you accept this small amount of information and if you have any you can share with me I would be over joyed.

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