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CABLE, LADY
Neg. No: (GP) 3642A
Neg. Size: 12"x10"
Neg. Date: 13-07-1906

Sitter: Lady Lilian Sarah Cable, later Baroness Cable, née Sparkes ( ).

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Biog: Daughter of Weston Joseph Sparkes, of Dawlish; m. (1888) Ernest Cable, 1st and last Baron Cable of Ideford (Kt. cr. 1906; Baron cr. 1921).

Date: 13 July 1906.

Occasion: The Court, 13 July 1906: presented by Mrs. H. Gladstone.

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

Descr: FL standing.

Costume: Court dress.

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Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop; wooden carved chair of curule form.

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

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No of poses: 1.

Copyright: V&A Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.

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Biog: Burke's Peerage.

Occasion: The Times, 16 July 1906, p 11c.

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Reproduced: A.C. Fox-Davies (ed.), Their Majesties' Court, 1906, London, 1907, plate 283.

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