Sitter: Walter John Fryer (1871-1933).
Biog: Consulting Engineer; Member of Board of Control Royal Army Ordnance Department.
Date: 2 July 1929.
Occasion: The Levée, Buckingham Palace, 2 July 1929: in attendance.
Location: The Lafayette Studio, 160 New Bond Street, London, W.
Descr: FL standing.
Costume: Velvet Court Dress (New Style).
Orders, Decorations & Medals: Badge of a Commander of the Order of the British Empire [C.B.E. cr. 1 January 1919].
Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop; inlaid and gilded table.
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 160 New Bond Street, London.
Evidence of photographer at work: retouched clamp visible behind the sitter.
No of poses: 2.
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Occasion: The Times, 3 July 1929, p 21a.
Costume: Herbert A.P. Trendell (ed.), 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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