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Princess Margaret

(1930-2002), Daughter of George VI; Countess of Snowdon

Sitter associated with 293 portraits
The second daughter of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother and younger sister of the HM The Queen. Began carrying out public engagements, often with her sister, soon after the Second World War. As leader of the 'Princess Margaret set' she was known for her striking beauty that, combined with her fashion sense, made her a style icon for the 1950s and early 1960s. Married the photographer Antony Armstrong Jones, Earl of Snowdon in 1960. They had two children, Viscount Linley and Lady Sarah Chatto. The marriage was dissolved in 1978. Acted for many years as an active patron of numerous charities and was President of the Royal Ballet.

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Queen Elizabeth II; Princess Margaret, by Frederick Thurston - NPG x87177

Queen Elizabeth II; Princess Margaret

by Frederick Thurston
chlorobromide print, August 1932
NPG x87177

Queen Elizabeth II; Princess Margaret, by Frederick Thurston - NPG x87178

Queen Elizabeth II; Princess Margaret

by Frederick Thurston
chlorobromide print, August 1932
NPG x87178

Queen Elizabeth II; Princess Margaret, by Frederick Thurston - NPG x87179

Queen Elizabeth II; Princess Margaret

by Frederick Thurston
bromide print, August 1932
NPG x87179

Princess Margaret; Queen Elizabeth II, by Frederick Thurston - NPG x87180

Princess Margaret; Queen Elizabeth II

by Frederick Thurston
resin print, August 1932
NPG x87180

Princess Margaret, by Marcus Adams, published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x193006

Princess Margaret

by Marcus Adams, published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1932
NPG x193006

Princess Margaret, by Marcus Adams, published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x193036

Princess Margaret

by Marcus Adams, published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1934 (7 November 1934)
NPG x193036

Queen Elizabeth II, Princess Margaret, King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, by Edward Malindine, for  Daily Herald - NPG x131121

Queen Elizabeth II, Princess Margaret, King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

by Edward Malindine, for Daily Herald
modern bromide print from original negative, 6 May 1935
NPG x131121

'The Silver Jubilee', published by J. Beagles & Co - NPG x193092

'The Silver Jubilee'

published by J. Beagles & Co
bromide postcard print, 1935 (6 May 1935)
NPG x193092

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