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Handsome photograph, in NYC, of Gilded Age Society member, Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt, c.1915. The same year he perished, when he boarded the Lusitania, that was torpedoed by a German U-boat in c.1915. ~ {cwl}

Handsome photograph, in NYC, of Gilded Age Society member, Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt, c.1915. The same year he perished, when he boarded the Lusitania, that was torpedoed by a German U-boat in c.1915. ~ {cwl}

Duchess Helene 'Néné' in Bavaria (1834-1890), princess of Thurn und Taxis, sister of empress Elisabeth 'Sisi' of Austria | Erich Correns (1859)

1859 Princess Helene by Erich Correns (location unknown to gogm) | Grand Ladies

Princess Helene wears a beautiful rust-red evening dress with a tiered bertha in this 1859 Correns work; detail-enhancement reveals her flowing hair.

Consuelo Vanderbilt introductory photo | Grand Ladies

Consuelo Vanderbilt wears a bib-like bertha descending from her lower trapezoidal neckline in this photo, probably from around 1895.

Consuelo Vanderbilt | The Duchess of Marlborough with her father William K. Vanderbilt at the horse races in Paris.  Mr. Vanderbilt built an unparalleled equestrian estate in Poissy, France.

Alva Vanderbilt: All Gilt, No Guilt

Alva Vanderbilt dressed as a Venetian princess for the Vanderbilt ball, 1883 The "cottages” of resort town Newport, RI, grew increasingly lavish during the 19th century, bu…

Citation: Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, ca. 1913 / Adolf De Meyer, photographer. Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, ca. 1913, from the Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney papers, 1851-1975, bulk 1888-1942

Signed lower center "DEMEYER." Any citation of this collection must include the following title designated by the donor: Whitney Museum of American Art, G

Lord Ivor Charles Spencer-Churchill (1898-1956); son of Consuelo Vanderbilt and the 9th Duke of Marlborough.

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Vintage handsome with mustache

Vintage handsome with mustache