She was a devoted admirer of the Italian-Russian operatic bass Nicola Rossi-Lemeni , and followed his career all over the world.
The couple raised and showed dachshunds and griffons. On her deathbed, Hall revoked a previous will that had provided Souline with an income, and instead left everything to Troubridge, including the copyrights to her works.
This made Troubridge very unhappy, but she tolerated their relationship. During his service with the fleet he was awarded the silver medal of the Royal Humane Societywhen in he saved the life of a young seaman who had fallen overboard in the night while their ship was in Suda BayCrete.
The property was extensively renovated by the two. The couple had one surviving son, Thomas Hope Troubridgewho followed his father into the navy and eventually became a vice-admiral.
Souline died in After investigating the events surrounding the chase of Goeben and Breslau, the court of inquiry decided to court-martial Troubridge on the grounds of his failure to engage the enemy.
After Radclyffe-Hall Despite all their troubles, Troubridge stayed with Hall and nursed her until she died in In her new will she asked Troubridge to "make such provision for our friend Eugenie Souline as in her absolute discretion she may consider right"; Troubridge provided Souline with only a small allowance.
In her new will she asked Troubridge to "make such provision for our friend Eugenie Souline as in her absolute discretion she may consider right"; Troubridge provided Souline with only a small allowance.
She wrote about the intensity of their relationship in her diary: Early life[ edit ] Born Margot Elena Gertrude Taylor, she was nicknamed Una by her family as a child and chose the middle name Vincenzo herself, after her Florentine relatives.
The German ships, under Rear-Admiral Wilhelm Souchonhad been shadowed by a British battlecruiser force, while Milne deployed his fleet to bottle up the German ships. Her father died inleaving her with limited financial support, and marriage became her best practical option.
In the early s, 10 Stirling Street in London was the home of Troubridge and Hall and was extensively renovated by them. They regularly held seances with the use of a medium and believed that they received advice from Mabel, from beyond the grave.
Troubridge had lived out her early life nearby in Montpelier Square. Troubridge quickly requested the formation of a new naval brigade, to be supported with artillery and torpedo gear in order to prosecute the Danube campaign, but this was rejected by the Admiralty in favour of a gunboat flotilla.
This made Troubridge unhappy, but she tolerated their relationship. She later became a close friend of both Rossi Lemeni and his wife, soprano VIrginia Zeani and was godmother to their young son. The dachshunds shown in the Romaine Brooks portrait of Troubridge were a prize-winning pair given to her by Hall.
Despite all their troubles, Troubridge stayed with Hall and nursed her until she died in After the expiration of this posting Troubridge spent the years between and as commodore commanding the royal naval barracks at Chathamand in became Private Naval Secretary to the First Lord of the Admiralty.
Troubridge, having been promoted to vice-admiral in Junewent out to Salonika to join the reformed Serbian armies.
Hall and Troubridge raised and showed dachshunds and griffons. Born Margot Elena Gertrude Taylor, she was nicknamed Una by her family as a child and chose the middle name Vincenzo herself, after her Florentine relatives.
Troubridge died in Rome in ; she had left written instructions that her coffin be placed in the vault in Highgate Cemetery where Hall and Batten had been buried, but the instructions were discovered too late.From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Una Vincenzo, Lady Troubridge (born Margot Elena Gertrude Taylor; 8 March – 24 September ) was a British sculptor and mi-centre.com is best known as the long-time partner (28 years) of Marguerite "John" Radclyffe-Hall, the author of The Well of Loneliness.
Troubridge was an educated woman who had many achievements in her own right. Una, Lady Troubridge by Romaine Brooks; oil on canvas, Collection of the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Genealogy profile for Una Vincenzo, Lady Troubridge.
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