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ALBU, MRS
Neg. No: 4704-653
Neg. Size: 12"x15"
Neg. Date: 1-4-1905

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Sitter: Lady Albu when Mrs George Albu, née Gertrude Frederica Alice Rosendoff.

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Samochody Wytwornego Towarzystwa – Miodowe Lata Automobili 1902-1905
Automobiles of English High Society – The Honeymoon Years 1902-1905

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Biog: Daughter of Max Rosendoff of Berlin; m 1888 Sir George Albu 1st Bt (cr. 1912) - Chairman and MD of the (Transvaal) General Mining and Finance Corporation, Ltd.

Date: 1 April 1905.

Occasion: Photograph for The Car Illustrated magazine.

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Descr: Exterior with 25 h.p. C.G.V. (Charron, Girardot et Voigt) motor car.

Costume: -

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

No of poses: 1

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.

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Motor Car: The Encyclopaedia of Motor Cars, London, 1986.

Reproduced: The Car Illustrated, magazine, Vol XII, No. 154, 3 May 1905, p 339-40.

Acknowlegements: Annice Collett, Librarian, The National Motor Museum, Beaulieu, Hants.