ROYALTY Collection of approximately 100 photographs of members of European royalty, together with several postcards, relating to the royal nanny Kate Fox
Lot 89
ROYALTY
Collection of approximately 100 photographs of members of European royalty, together with several postcards, relating to the royal nanny Kate Fox
Sold for £ 120 (US$ 153) inc. premium

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24 Feb 2009, 10:30 GMT

Oxford

Lot Details
ROYALTY
Collection of approximately 100 photographs of members of European royalty, together with several postcards, relating to the royal nanny Kate Fox, gelatin silver prints, a few mounted, many captioned on verso or below, some portraits signed by sitters, c.1910-1950 (quantity)

Footnotes

  • Kate Fox, "Nurnie", was nanny to the children of Prince Nicholas of Greece and Denmark and Grand Duchess Helen of Russia - Princess Olga (later of Yugoslavia), Princess Elizabeth (later Countess of Toerring-Jettenbach), and Princess Marina (later Duchess of Kent). The photographs include: the princesses with their parents and with Miss Fox; Princess Marina's children; a postcard, and Christmas card, from Princess Olga to Miss Fox; 2 signed portraits of the Duke and Duchess of Kent, Prince George and Princess Marina; a signed portrait of Princess Alexandra; a signed portrait of Prince Nicholas with his children.

Saleroom notices

  • Includes a Cabinet Photograph of Grand Duchess Marie Nicholaevna, a snapshot of three children including Grand Duchess Olga Nicholaevna (c.1904), and another related photograph.
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