Pre 1897 thumbnails

Neg. No: GP (L) 1244
Neg. Size:15"x12"
Neg. Date: 15-06-1897

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Sitter: Margaret Elvire, Baroness Forrest, née Hammersley (1845- ).

Biog: m (1876) Rt. Hon. Sir John Forrest, 1st Baron Forrest, Premier of Western Australia.

Date: 15 June 1897.

Occasion: Visit to Britain for Colonial Conference & Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee, 1897.

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

Descr: FL seated.

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Furniture & Props: Rococo style painted backdrop; studio Louis XVI-style canape. 

Photographer: The firm of J. Lafayette, 179 New Bond Street, London, W.

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No of poses: 1.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.  


Biog: Burke's Peerage; L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage, London, 1972.

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