Sophie Lascelles

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Sophie Pearce
Born
Sophie Amber Lascelles

(1973-10-01) 1 October 1973 (age 45)
Education
OccupationPhotographer
Spouse(s)
Timothy Pearce (m. 2011)
Children1
Parent(s)

Sophie Amber Pearce (née Lascelles, born 1 October 1973) is an English photographer, and a relative of the current British Royal Family.

Early life and family[edit]

Lascelles was born in Thorpeness, the daughter of James Lascelles and his first wife, Frederica Ann Duhrssen. Her paternal grandfather is George Lascelles, 7th Earl of Harewood[1] (the eldest paternal first cousin of the Queen). Lascelles is in the line of succession to the British throne because she is a great-great-granddaughter of King George V. She is a first cousin, twice removed, to Queen Elizabeth II through her grandfather, George Lascelles, 7th Earl of Harewood.

Education[edit]

From 1997 to 1998, Lascelles studied at the Art and Design Foundation of Coventry University.[2] She attended Middlesex University from 1998 to 2001, where she earned a B.A. in Fine Arts.[2] She then went on to earn her M.F.A. in Fine Arts from the Slade School of Fine Art.[2]

Career[edit]

Sophie Lascelles worked with Footsbarn Travelling Theatre in the early 1990s.[3] She also exhibits her photography at studios such as Danielle Arnaud.[4]

Personal life[edit]

Sophie married Timothy Pearce (born 1955) on 11 June 2011. They had had a daughter, Lilianda Rose Pearce, the previous year.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sophie Lascelles in Burke's Peerage".
  2. ^ a b c "Sophie Lascelles - Saatchi Art". Retrieved 26 July 2015.
  3. ^ "Photo of Sophie Lascelles at young age from Footsbarn Theatre". Archived from the original on 2011-07-11.
  4. ^ "Biography of Sophie Lascelles".
  5. ^ Descendants of King Christian IX of Denmark
Preceded by
Tewa Lascelles' son
Line of Succession to the British throne
descended from Mary, daughter of George V
Succeeded by
Jeremy Lascelles