ACTON, LADY
Neg. No: 6985
Neg. Size: 15"X12"
Neg. Date: 26-06-1911

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Sitter: Dorothy, Baroness Acton, née Lyon (d.1923).

Biog: Only child of Thomas Henry Lyon, of Appleton Hall, Cheshire; m. (1904) Richard Maximillian 2nd Baron Acton (1870-1924).

Date: 26 June 1911.

Occasion: Coronation of King George V, 23 June 1911.

Location: The Lafayette Studio, 179 New Bond Street, London.

Descr: FL standing.

Costume: Peeress' robes.

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Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop.

Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 179 New Bond Street, London.

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No of poses: 1.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.

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Biog: Burke's Peerage.

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