Pre 1897 thumbnails

Neg. No: 2612
Neg. Size: 15"x12"
Neg. Date: 01-03-1901

copyright V&A

Sitter: Sir Charles Bruce (1836-1920).

copyright V&A

Biog: G.C.M.G. (cr.1901); Lieut.-Gov. of British Guiana 1885-93; Governor of the Windward Isles 1893-97; Governor of Mauritius 1897-1904.

Date: 1 March 1901.

Occasion: -

Location: The Lafayette studio, 179 New Bond Street, London.

Descr: 3/4 L sitting.

Costume: Court dress.

Costume Designer: -

Costume Supplier: -

Orders, Decorations & Medals: L-R: Badge of The Most Distinguished Order of St. Michael and St. George; Queen Victoria Jubilee Medal 1897; Star of The Most Distinguished Order of St. Michael and St. George.

Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop; carved wooden armchair with high back.

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

Evidence of photographer at work: -

No of poses: 2.

Copyright: V&A

All images on this site are copyright V&A. For further information on using or requesting copies of any images please contact the V&A Picture Library: vaimages@vam.ac.uk including the URL of the relevant page

Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.

References:

Biog: Who's Who;

Occasion: -

Costume: -

Costume Designer: -

Costume Supplier: -

Orders, Decorations & Medals: A.R. Litherland & B.T. Simpkin, Spinks Standard Catalogue of British Orders, Becorations and Medals, London 1990, pp 35-6 & 145-6.

Reproduced: -

Additional Information: -

Acknowledgements: -