Sitter: Colonel Henry John Brodrick Brownrigg (1828-1904).
Biog: Joined Commissariat, 1850; Assistant Controller to the Forces, 1869; Colonel 1884; Senior Commissary-General of the Army 1886.
Date: 28 May 1900.
Location: The Lafayette Studio, 179 New Bond Street, London, W.
Descr: TQL standing.
Costume: (probably) Full Dress uniform, Commissary-General of the Army.
Orders, Decorations & Medals: Badge of a Companion of the Order of the Bath (military division) [C.B. cr. 24 May 1881]; Crimea Medal 1854-1856 with 3 clasps: 'Alma', 'Inkerman' and 'Sebastopol'; Canada General Service Medal 1866, with clasp; South Africa Medal 1877-1879, with clasp; Turkish Crimea Medal 1855.
Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop.
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 179 New Bond Street, London.
Evidence of photographer at work: -
No of poses: 1.
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Biog: Who's Who; The Times, 26 October 1904, p 6c.
Orders, Decorations & Medals: (Order of the Bath) Burke's Peerage; (others) E.C. Joslin, A.R. Litherland & B.T. Simpkin, British Battles & Medals, London, 1988.
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