Photographer: The firm of J. Lafayette, 179 New Bond Street, London, W.
Evidence of photographer at work: -
No of poses: 1.
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Biog: Burke's Peerage; Who's Who; The Times, 27 April 1933, p 14; A. Winton Thorpe, ed., Handbook to The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, (facsimile edition), London, 1988
Role: Truth, 8 July 1897, p 107b; The Court Journal, 10 July 1897, p 1248c; The Gentlewoman, 10 July 1897, p 56a; The Queen, 10 July 1897, p 76c.
Occasion: Sophia Murphy, The Duchess of Devonshire's Ball, London, 1984.
Costume Supplier: -
Photographer: The Daily Telegraph, 3 July 1897, p 9f; Black & White, 10 July 1897, p 38b.
Reproduced: Devonshire House Fancy Dress Ball, July 2 1897: A Collection of Portraits in Costume of Some of the Guests, privately printed, 1899, p 159, (National Portrait Gallery Archives).