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HIBBERT, MRS. H.B. (MISS SUSAN FIELDING)
Neg. No: (SF) L 121239
Neg. Size: 8½" x 6½"
Neg. Date: 31-05-1926

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Subject: Capt. and Mrs. Hugh Brownlow, wedding portrait.

Sitters: (Bride-groom) Hugh Brownlow Hibbert (1893-1988), Captain The King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry, DSO (1940).

(Bride) Mrs. Hugh Brownlow Hibbert, née Susan Louisa Mary Fielding (1906-1975), only daughter of Percy Fielding, of Beckley Park, Oxford, grandson of 7th Earl of Denbigh; m. (1926) Capt. Hugh Brownlow Hibbert.

Date: 31 May 1926.

Occasion: The marriage, 31 May 1926, at Holy Trinity, Sloane Street, London.

Location: Hans Crescent Hotel.

Descr: FL standing.

Costume: (Bride) "A gown of ivory georgette over pink chiffon, embroidered with silver (...); a train of pink georgette veiled with white, with a motif of silver embroidery at the end. A veil of old family lace was arranged beneath a chaplet of orange blossom and fell with a second veil of tulle over the train" (see: The Times, 1 July 1926, p 17c).

Jewellery: -

Accessories: A bouquet of white roses.

Furniture & Props: -

Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 160 New Bond Street, London.

Evidence of photographer at work:

No of related negatives: 6.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.

References:

Biog: (H.B. Hibbert) Who's Who; (Mrs. H.B. Hibbert) Burke's Peerage.

Occasion: The Times, 1 June 1926, p 17c; The Gentlewoman, 12 June 1926, p 872.

Costume: The Times, 1 June 1926, p 17c.

Jewellery: -

Accessories: The Times, 1 June 1926, p 17c.

Reproduced: The Gentlewoman, 12 June 1926, p 872.

Acknowledgements: -