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May Prinsep

(1853-1931), Former wife of Andrew Hichens, and later wife of Hallam Tennyson; daughter of Charles Robert Prinsep

Mary Emily ('May') Prinsep

Sitter in 8 portraits

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'Christabel' (May Prinsep), by Julia Margaret Cameron - NPG x18045

'Christabel' (May Prinsep)

by Julia Margaret Cameron
albumen print on gold-edged cabinet, 1866
NPG x18045

'La Contadina' (May Prinsep), by Julia Margaret Cameron - NPG x18046

'La Contadina' (May Prinsep)

by Julia Margaret Cameron
albumen print on gold-edged cabinet, 1866
NPG x18046

May Prinsep, by Julia Margaret Cameron - NPG x18015

May Prinsep

by Julia Margaret Cameron
albumen print, 1866
NPG x18015

May Prinsep, by Julia Margaret Cameron - NPG x18062

May Prinsep

by Julia Margaret Cameron
albumen print on gold-edged cabinet, 1870
NPG x18062

'Portrait of a Sybil' (May Prinsep), by Julia Margaret Cameron - NPG x18012

'Portrait of a Sybil' (May Prinsep)

by Julia Margaret Cameron
albumen print, 1870
NPG x18012

'Elaine' (May Prinsep), by Julia Margaret Cameron - NPG x18031

'Elaine' (May Prinsep)

by Julia Margaret Cameron
albumen print, 1874
NPG x18031

'Elaine the Lily maid of Astolat' (May Prinsep), by Julia Margaret Cameron - NPG x18030

'Elaine the Lily maid of Astolat' (May Prinsep)

by Julia Margaret Cameron
albumen print, 1874
NPG x18030

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john Andrewartha

09 July 2020, 14:28

Are you interested in Her family tree, and heritage ?
Below is Mary "May" Emily (Prinsep) Tennyson (1853 - 1931) family tree Profile and Links
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Click > https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Prinsep-19
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Tim Lindholm

04 March 2018, 10:53

Here on the NPG's Search the Collection page for May Prinsep you're giving the correct year of her death, 1931. However in the Victorian Giants show (which was superb!) the attribution/description card on the wall for the Rejlander portrait of May incorrectly gives her death as "93". Was hoping it was just a typo there, but the error is in the published catalog too. I don't think you will doubt that the 1931 date is the correct one, but I do have a copy of May's funeral programme as hard verification.

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