Sitter: Herbert Colstoun Gardner, 1st (& last) Baron Burghclere (1846-1921) (?)
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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Biog: Burke's Peerage; The Complete Peerage, Alan Sutton, 1987; The Times, 7 May 1921, p. 13c.
Costume: H. Graham Bennet, ed, Dress Worn by Gentlemen at His Majesty's Court and on Occasions of Ceremony, London, 1903.