Gloria Vanderbilt--With her mother, Gloria Morgan, and governess. Gloria’s mother lost custody of her in 1934, after a scandalous trial. Gloria’s paternal aunt Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney was awarded custody.
Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney (Mrs. Harry Payne Whitney) was Consuelo Vanderbilt's first cousin, the daughter of Cornelius Vanderbilt II and Alice Claypoole Gwynne. Her brothers were Cornelius III, Alfred G., and Reginald C. As Gloria Vanderbilt's Aunt, she was awarded custody of Little Gloria.