Queen of Greece (LOC)

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    Bain News Service,, publisher.

    Queen of Greece

    [between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915]

    1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

    Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative.
    Photo shows Princess Sophie of Prussia (1870-1932), who became Queen Sophia consort of Greece after her marriage to Crown Prince Constantine of Greece. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)
    Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

    Format: Glass negatives.

    Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

    Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

    General information about the Bain Collection is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.ggbain

    Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.18604

    Call Number: LC-B2- 3404-6

    starlesseyesforheavenssake, and 28 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. artolog 36 months ago | reply

      Seems to be from same sitting as this Bain1913 entry:
      Queen of Greece (LOC)

      Flickr user Stavros Kammas identified her as follows:
      Queen Sophia of Greece was actually the grandaughter of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom since she was the daughter of her oldest daughter, Princess Victoria, and Friedrich the III, the German Emperor and King of Prussia. She was born in Germany in 1870 and died in Germany in 1932 from cancer. More information can be found here:

    2. Mary *.* 36 months ago | reply

      Nossa mas que mulher seria poxxa que classico

    3. Jon (LOC P&P) 36 months ago | reply

      Thanks artolog, we'll add her name, Sophia, to our record.

    4. budderflyman 33 months ago | reply

      Look at her waistline......amazing what girdles can do.

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