Lady De Bathe 1899

 

 

Pears Soap AdvertisementIn 1899 aged 46 Lillie married Hugo de Bathe nineteen years her junior and fulfilled her social ambitions by becoming Lady de Bathe when her father in law passed away.

In the 1900s Lillie changed with the times, bought a motorcar dressed in the latest fashions and was still in demand for photographs, with hundreds of different poses of her appearing on postcards of the day.

Lillie made her only film in 1913 and worked on the stage into her seventies.She lived out her twilight years in Monaco at her cliff top villa "Le Lys" her pride and joy being her garden for which she won prizes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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