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Neg. No: 3346
Neg. Size: 15x12"
Neg. Date: 8-8-1902

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Sitter: Herbert Colstoun Gardner, 1st (& last) Baron Burghclere (1846-1921) (?)

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Biog: Amateur Actor, Playwright and Novelist; Liberal M.P. and Cabinet Minister.

Date: 8 August 1902.

Occasion: The Coronation of King Edward VII, 9 August 1902.

Location: The Lafayette Studio, 179 New Bond Street.

Descr: TQL seated.

Costume: Peer's robes over Full Dress, Civil Uniform (1st Class).

Furniture & Props: Backdrop.

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

Evidence of photographer at work: -

No of poses: 1.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.


Biog: Burke's Peerage; The Complete Peerage, Alan Sutton, 1987; The Times, 7 May 1921, p. 13c.

Occasion: -

Costume: H. Graham Bennet, ed, Dress Worn by Gentlemen at His Majesty's Court and on Occasions of Ceremony, London, 1903.

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