DE FOREST, BARON
Neg. No: (GP) 4746A
Neg. Size: 15"x12"
Neg. Date: 01-09-1905
Sitter: Maurice Arnold,(1) Baron de Forest (b. 1879).
Biog: Hereditary Baron of the Austrian Empire; M.P for N.W. Ham; Honourary Lieutenant in the army; Lieutenant, Staffordshire Yeomanry.
Date: 1 September 1905.
Location: The Lafayette studio, 179 New Bond Street, London.
Descr: FL standing.
Costume: Full Dress uniform, 2nd Lieutenant, Staffordshire Yeomanry.
Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop.
Photographer: Lafayette, 179 New Bond Street, London.
Evidence of photographer at work: Tripod of clamp between sitter's feet.
No of poses: 1.
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Biog: Burke's Peerage; Marquis of Ruvigny, The Titled Nobility of Europe, London, 1914; The Army List, 1905.
Reproduced: (cropped version) Illustrated London Times, 15 July 1911, p 114.
1. born Maurice Arnold De Forest Bischoffsheim; authorised to use the (Austrian) title Baron De Forest in the United Kingdom in 1900.