Neg. No: 5112
Neg. Size: 12"x10"
Neg. Date: 13-06-1912

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Sitter: Sir Wykeham Stanley Cornwallis, 2nd Baron Cornwallis (1892-1982).

Sir Wykeham Stanley Cornwallis, 2nd Baron Cornwallis (1892-1982).

Biog: Captain, 2nd Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys); Lord Lieutenant of Kent and Custos Rotulorum, 1944-72; H.M's Lieutenant for City and County of Canterbury; one of H.M's Lieutenants for City of London; local administrator and agriculturist.

Date: 13 June 1912.

Occasion: The King's Levée, 13 June 1912; presented by Lieutenant-Colonel C.B Bulkeley Johnson.

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

Descr: FL standing.

Costume: Full Dress uniform, 2nd Lieutenant, 2nd Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys).

Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop; stone parapet; drapery.

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

Evidence of photographer at work: Head clamp visible.

No of poses: 2.


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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.


Biog: Burke's Peerage; Who's Who; The Army List, 1912; The Times, 7 January 1982, p 8f.

Occasion: The Times, 14 June 1912, p 11f.

Costume: Dress Regulations for the Army, London, 1911.

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