Pre 1897 thumbnails

Neg. No: 3657
Neg. Size: 15"x 12"
Neg. Date: 26-11-1902

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Sitter: Albert Edward Handcock, 5th Baron Castlemaine (1863-1937) (?)

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Biog: Irish Representative Peer and Landowner; Lord Lieutenant of Westmeath.

Date: 26 November 1902.

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

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

Descr: FL standing.

Costume: Peer's Robes over Dress Uniform, Lord Lieutenant [Irish counties] (Old pattern).

Orders, Decorations & Medals: King Edward VII Coronation Medal, 1902.

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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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.


Biog: Burke's Peerage; The Complete Peerage, Alan Sutton, 1987; Who's Who; The Times, 7 July 1937, p. 18; The Irish Times, 7 July 1937, p 8f.

Occasion: -

Costume: H. Graham Bennet, "Dress worn by Gentlemen at His Majesty's Court and on occasions of ceremony", London, 1903.

Orders, Decorations & Medals: Howard N. Cole, Coronation and Royal Commemorative Medals 1887-1977, London, 1977.

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