Neg. No: (SF) 122477
Neg. Size: 8½"x6½"
Neg. Date: 12-07-1926

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Sitter: James Vincent Coyle (1864-1948).

James Vincent Coyle (1864-1948).

Biog: Civil Servant; Department of Agriculture and Technical Instruction, Dublin, 1900-21; Chairman of Agricultural Wages Board for Ireland, 1919-21; Assistant Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture, Northern Ireland, 1922-30.

Date: 12 July 1926.

Occasion: The Investiture, 12-07-1926; Commander, "The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire", Civil Division.

Location: The Lafayette Studio, 160 New Bond Street, London, W.

Descr: FL standing.

Costume: Civil Uniform, Levée Dress.

Orders, Decorations & Medals: Badge of a Commander of the Order of The British Empire [C.B.E cr. 12-07-1926].

Furniture & Props: Painted Backdrop.

Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 160 New Bond Street, London.

Evidence of photographer at work: -

No of poses: 1.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.


Biog: Who's Who.

Occasion: The Times, 13-07-1926, p. 17b.

Costume: Herbert A.P. Trendell, Dress and Insignia worn at His Majesty's Court, London, 1921.

Orders, Decorations & Medals: A. Winton Thorpe, ed., Handbook to The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, (facsimile edition), London, 1988.

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