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    LILLIE LANGTRY PORTRAITS - LOT OF TWO. Considered one of Britain's most beautiful actresses, Ms. Langtry was also known to live a rather scandalous life. Mistress to the Prince of Wales (the future Edward VII), she later married the extremely wealthy Hugo de Bathe presumably for his money. The first portrait, a cabinet card, features the actress seated with a book on her lap. Light soiling with a heavy crease at upper left corner. The second image is a beautiful profile portrait of Ms. Langtry in a stunning evening gown. Image measures approximately 6" x 8.5"; photographer's mount is damaged at upper edge, but this does not affect the image in any significant way.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2007
    10th Saturday
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