Sitter: Mrs. Charles Graeme Higgins, née Algitha Howard (d. 1940).
Biog: Daughter of Capt. John Howard; m. (1909) Brigadier-General Charles Graeme Higgins (1879-1961).
Date: 14 May 1912.
Occasion: The Court, 14 May 1912: presented, on her marriage, by her mother, Mrs. J.W. Howard.
Location: The Lafayette Studio, 179 New Bond Street, London.
Descr: TQL seated.
Costume: Court dress: "Gown of ivory satin Duchesse draped with chiffon and trimmed with real lace. Train of ivory satin, lined with ruchings of chiffon" (see: The Court Journal, 23 May 1912, p 674a).
Costume Designer & Supplier: Beddoes, 10 Henrietta Street, Cavendish Square, London.
Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop; velvet covered armchair.
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 179 New Bond Street, London.
Evidence of photographer at work: -
No of poses: 2.
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Occasion: The Times, 16 May 1912, p 10c.
Costume: The Court Journal, 23 May 1912, p 674a.
Costume Designer & Supplier: The Court Journal, 23 May 1912, p 674a.
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