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Virginia Surtees Collection: snapshot photographs, 1945-59


80 Portraits in set

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Benno Moiseiwitsch

probably by Virginia Surtees, or by Sir (Henry) Ashley Clarke
vintage snapshot print, 1945
NPG x136160

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Benno Moiseiwitsch

probably by Virginia Surtees, or by Sir (Henry) Ashley Clarke
vintage snapshot print, 14 April 1945
NPG x136161

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Margot Fonteyn

probably by Virginia Surtees
vintage snapshot print, 1946
NPG x136164

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Margot Fonteyn

probably by Virginia Surtees
vintage snapshot print, 1946
NPG x136165

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Margot Fonteyn; Sir (Henry) Ashley Clarke

probably by Virginia Surtees
vintage snapshot print, 1946
NPG x136166

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Margot Fonteyn; Sir (Henry) Ashley Clarke

probably by Virginia Surtees
vintage snapshot print, 1946
NPG x136167

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Margot Fonteyn

probably by Virginia Surtees
vintage snapshot print, 1946
NPG x136168

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Greta Garbo; Sir Charles Ferdinand Mendl

probably by Virginia Surtees
vintage snapshot print, circa 1946
NPG x136172

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Lady Diana Cooper (Diana (née Manners), Viscountess Norwich); Winston Churchill

probably by Virginia Surtees
vintage snapshot print, circa 1946
NPG x136175

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Group at Chantilly

probably by Virginia Surtees
vintage snapshot print, circa 1946
NPG x136176

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Lady Diana Cooper (Diana (née Manners), Viscountess Norwich)

by Virginia Surtees
vintage snapshot print, September 1946
NPG x136193

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Frederick Edward Neuflize ('Eric') Ponsonby, 10th Earl of Bessborough

by Virginia Surtees
vintage snapshot print, Spring 1946
NPG x136197

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Group at Chantilly

by Virginia Surtees
vintage snapshot print, circa 1946
NPG x136243

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Group in Chantilly

by Virginia Surtees
vintage snapshot print, circa 1946
NPG x136244

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Paddy Stephenson; Margot Fonteyn; Julia Farron; Michael George Somes

possibly by Sir (Henry) Ashley Clarke
vintage snapshot print, September-October 1948
NPG x136171

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Ernest Bevin and an unknown doctor

possibly by Virginia Surtees
vintage snapshot print, September or October 1948
NPG x136205

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Group at Jouy-en-Josas

by Virginia Surtees
vintage snapshot print, September 1948
NPG x136211

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Group at Jouy-en-Josas

by Virginia Surtees
vintage snapshot print, September 1948
NPG x136212

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Group at Jouy-en-Josas

by Virginia Surtees
vintage snapshot print, September 1948
NPG x136213

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Jacques Février

by Virginia Surtees
vintage snapshot print, September 1948
NPG x136214