Duchess of Windsor in her Paris home

Duchess Of Windsor Wallis Simpson the grandeur of this photo the necklace her haute couture.

Portrait of Wallis by Gerald Brockhurst. 1939

Wallis Simpson (Bessie Wallis Warfield-Spencer-Simpson) USA wife of King Edward VIII “David” (Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David) Prince of Wales UK, Duke & Duchess of Windsor by Cecil Beaton.

The Duchess of Windsor's Cartier single strand pearl and diamond necklace, originally belonging to Queen Mary, shown here with pearl drop pendant. In 2007, the necklace (without the pendant) went on the auction block at Sotheby’s and sold for the final hammer bid of 3.6 million USD

How I met the Duchess of Windsor's ghost, by the actress who will play her on stage

As NICHOLA McAULIFFE prepared to play the Duchess of Windsor on stage, she was allowed a rare glimpse inside the two homes that are still haunted by the tragedy and passion of the Abdication crisis.

Visite d'un lieu historique : l'hôtel particulier du duc et de la duchesse de Windsor au Bois de Boulogne L'hôtel, propriété de la Ville de Paris a été occupé par les Windsor à partir de 1953 jusqu'à la disparition de la duchesse en 1986. Avec l’aide...

L'hotel particulier du duc et de la duchesse de Windsor au bois de Boulogne

Duchess of Windsor, Wallis Simpson, not very pretty, all personality and charm, French speaking American, extremely confident and cultured, twice divorced, the King of England gave up his kingdom and family for her, unable to bear children, lavish parties, beautiful homes, jewels, world travel, adventurous, loved. Just a mere mortal, How can you not be inspired..

Wallis Simpson (Bessie Wallis Warfield-Spencer-Simpson) USA wife of King Edward VIII “David” (Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David) Prince of Wales UK, Duke Duchess of Windsor

The Duchess of Windsor sitting on a couch in her Paris home, wearing a diamond and sapphire necklace from Vogue magazine 1964.

Wallis Warfield, Mrs Ernest Simpson on whom The Prince Of Wales became infatuated to the extent that her marriage was wrecked and he abdicated the throne when he became King in

Duke of Windsor and Wallis in 1951

King Edward VIII “David” (Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David) Prince of Wales UK & wife Wallis Simpson (Bessie Wallis Warfield-Spencer-Simpson) USA, Duke & Duchess of Windsor.

Wallis Simpson  Hated by the British establishment, and one half of one of the most scandalous love affairs of the 20th century, Wallis Simpson was, and still remains, a divisive character in British royal history

Young Wallis Simpson (Bessie Wallis Warfield-Spencer-Simpson) USA wife of King Edward VIII “David” (Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David) Prince of Wales UK, Duke Duchess of Windsor

The Duchess of Windsor

December 1950 The Duchess of Windsor (Wallis Simpson) in Balenciaga.

Valet in livery of the Bois de Bologne, Paris, home of the Duke and Duchess of Windsor with pugs Mr. Disraeli, Mr. Chu, Trooper, Imp, and Davy Crockett

The Duke and Duchess of Windsor: We Are Not Amused

The Duke + Duchess of Windsor's pugs - Valet in livery of the Bois de Bologne with Mr. Chu, Trooper, Imp, and Davy Crockett

Wallis Simpson in a dress by Elsa Schiaparelli  (the pattern is of matchsticks). Photo: Cecil Beaton.

Wallis Simpson in Elsa Schiaparelli, British Vogue, July 1935 Courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Cecil Beaton/Vogue © The Condé Nast Publications Ltd. Courtesy of the Cecil Beaton Studio Archive at Sotheby’s.

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