Neg. No: (GP) 5179
Neg. Size: 12"x10"
Neg. Date: 28-06-1912
Sitter: Miss Naomi (Mechtild Henrietta) Bentinck (1887- )
Biog: Daughter of 6th Count Bentinck, and Count and Baron of Aldenburg.
Date: 28 June 1912.
Occasion: The Court, 24 June 1912: presented by her mother, Countess Bentinck.
Location: The Lafayette Studio, 179 New Bond Street, London, W.
Descr: FL standing.
Costume: Court dress.(1)
Costume Supplier: Mme. Roche.
Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop.
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 179 New Bond Street, London.
Evidence of photographer at work: lamp visible in top right corner.
No of poses: 2.
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Biog: Marquis of Ruvigny, The Titled Nobility of Europe, London, 1914; Debrett's Peerage, Barontage & Knightage, 1900 ed.
Occasion: The Times, 26 June 1912, p 12a.
Costume: The Times, 25 June 1912, p 11a.
Costume Supplier: The Times, 25 June 1912, p 11a.
Additional Information: -
1. "A debiutanté gown of ivory "Minevra" satin with panier effect in ninon and embroidered in silver bugles and crystals. A satin train draped with ninon and caught up with silver cords and tassels" (see: The Times, 25 June 1912, p 11a).