Sitter: Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother (1900- ), née Lady Elizabeth (Angela Marguerite) Bowes-Lyon.
Biog: m. (26 April 1923) King George VI.
Date: 16 March 1923.
Occasion: Engagement visit to Scotland 13-16 March 1923.
Location: Glamis Castle, Co. Angus.
Pose: FL seated.
Jewellery: Double pearl necklace with pendant pearl; Kashmir sapphire and diamond engagement ring; wristwatch.
Furnishings and Props: -
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 11-21 Gordon Street, Glasgow.
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Biog: Hugh Montgomery-Massingberd ed, Burke's Royal Families of the World, Vol 1, London, 1977, p 312.
Jewellery: The Illustrated London News, 27 January 1923, p 119.
Reproduced: (versions) The Scots Pictorial, 28 March 1923 p 397; The Gentlewoman, 14 April 1923, fr.; Cynthia Asquith, The Duchess of York, London 1927-8; Frances Dimond, Presenting an Image: Photographs from the Royal Photographic Collection Windsor Castle, Windsor, 1994, plate 28 (hand-coloured version)
Additional Information: Framed coloured print, 2'5" x 1'8" (approx): Royal Photographic Collection, Windsor.