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Vivienne

(1889-1982), Photographer, miniaturist, singer

Vivienne (Florence Vivienne Entwistle, née Mellish)

Sitter in 1 portrait
Artist associated with 213 portraits
Florence Vivienne Mellish first trained and performed as a singer. On marriage to Ernest Entwistle, an artist, she took up a successful career as a miniaturist. She began her photographic career in 1934 assisting her husband and son, Antony Beauchamp. When the latter left to set up his own studio, she adopted the name Vivienne and opened her own studio photographing inter alia five successive prime ministers. Other portraits are collected in her autobiography They Came to My Studio (1956).

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(Dorothy) Thelma Helen Holland (née Besant)

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print, circa 1955
NPG x76414

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(Dorothy) Thelma Helen Holland (née Besant)

by Vivienne
chlorobromide print, circa 1960
NPG x76415

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Sybil Thorndike

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print
NPG x45963

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Isabel Jeans

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print
NPG x46528

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Madeleine Christie

by Vivienne
bromide print
NPG x6030

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Dawn Addams

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print
NPG x6035

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Sarah Churchill

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print
NPG x6038

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Sir Anton Dolin

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print
NPG x6040

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Clive Entwistle

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print
NPG x6041

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Ernest George Entwistle

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print
NPG x6042

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Melchior Gaston ('Mel') Ferrer

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print
NPG x6043

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Joan Hopkins

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print
NPG x6047

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Mary Ure

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print
NPG x6051

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