Album of images of Alexandra
Sitter: Queen Alexandra (1844-1925) when Princess of Wales.
Biog: Consort of King Edward VII.
Date: c 4th July 1893.
Occasion: Sitting prior to wedding of King George V, 6th July 1893.
Location: Marlborough House (?), London.
Descr: FL standing.
Furnishings and Props: Painted backdrop.
Photographer: James Stack Lauder (1853-1923), trading as 'J. Lafayette', 30 Westmoreland St., Dublin.
No of poses: 1.
NB A portrait most probably from the same sitting was used in Sarah Tytler, The Life of Her Most Gracious Majesty Queen Victoria [check]
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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 1/413, 4 July 1893. (3 poses registered).
Reproduced: (seated version) Sarah Tytler, The Life of Queen Victoria, Vol III, London, c 1901, opp p 32.