Dorothy Vernon

White 1920s version

Woman in Elizabethan dress, with tower view of Haddon Hall and floral sprays

Cream 1930s version

Produced to promote the 1924 film "Dorothy Vernon of Haddon Hall" starring Mary Pickford, from the 1902 novel by Charles Major.  See also "Lost Horizon".
Dorothy Vernon (1544 – 24 June 1584), the younger daughter of Sir George Vernon, was the heiress of Haddon Hall, an English country house in Derbyshire .