Neg. No: (GP) 5119 A
Neg. Size: 12"x10"
Neg. Date: 21-06-1912

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Sitter: Lieutenant-Colonel Keith David Erskine (1863-1914).

Lieutenant-Colonel Keith David Erskine (1863-1914).

Biog: Indian Army Staff Corps, 1886-87; Political Department, Government of India, 1887-1910.

Date: 21 June 1912.

Occasion: Attendance at Court

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

Descr: FL standing.

Costume: Full Dress, Civil Uniform.

Orders, Decorations & Medals: Badge of a Companion of the Indian Empire [C.I.E. cr. 1910]; Delhi Darbar Medal 1903; 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: Who's Who; The Times, 21 October 1914, p 11d.

Occasion: -

Costume: Herbert A.P. Trendell, ed, Dress Worn at His Majesty's Court, London, 1912.

Orders, Decorations & Medals: (Order of the Indian Empire) Burke's Peerage; (Others) Howard N. Cole, Coronation and Royal Commemorative Medals 1887-1977, London, 1977.

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