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GUINNESS, RUPERT, HON.
Neg. No: 2806
Neg. Size: 10"x12"
Neg. Date: 20-3-1903

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Sitter: Hon. Rupert Edward Cecil Guinness, later 2nd Earl of Iveagh (1874-1967).

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Image published in:
Samochody Wytwornego Towarzystwa – Miodowe Lata Automobili 1902-1905
Automobiles of English High Society – The Honeymoon Years 1902-1905

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Biog: Chairman, Arthur Guinness, Son & Co; philanthropist.

Date: 20 March 1903.

Occasion: Photograph for The Car Illustrated magazine.

Location: -

Descr: Exterior with (emerald green) 1903, 16 h.p. De Dietrich motor car.

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Photographer: -

No of poses: 2.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.

References:

Biog: Dictionary of National Biography; Burke's Peerage; Who's Who; The Times, 15 September 1967; (re. 1903 Gordon Bennett race in Ireland, The Car Illustrated magazine, Vol VI, No 73, 14 October 1903, p 232).

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Costume: -

Reproduced: (version) The Car Illustrated magazine, Vol VI, No. 47, 15 April 1903. p 247, (uncredited photograph).

Additional Information: Motor car in private collection in Southern England (1989).

Acknowlegements: Clive Devereux; Peter Walsh, Curator, The Guinness Museum, The Guinness Hopstore, St. James's Gate, Dublin, Eire.