Album of images of Alexandra
Sitter: Queen Alexandra (1844-1925).
Biog: Consort of King Edward VII.
Date: c. May 1904.
Occasion: Royal visit to Ireland, 26 April - 5 May 1904.
Descr: TQL standing, (both hands on parasol), against backdrop.
Jewellery: Irish harp pendant & other items.
Registered Photographer: James Stack Lauder (1853-1923), Lafayette Ltd.
Evidence of photographer at work: -
No of poses: 2
Note also published postcard by Lafayette with date of royal visit and costume worn by Queen Alexandra:
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Biog: Dictionary of National Biography; Hugh Montgomery-Massingberd ed., Burke's Royal Families of the World, Vol 1, London, 1977, pp 70 & 308-309.
Photog: Copyright Records, Public Record Office, Kew, COPY 1/473, 26 May 1904. (3 poses registered.)
Reproduced: The Queen, 21 May 1904, p 845; (version) Lady's Pictorial, 21 May 1904, front page; (version) Madame, 21 May 1904, front page; (version) The Society Pictorial, 28 May 1904, front page.