HOUSE, MISS
Neg. No: (GP) 4470A
Neg. Size: 15"x12"
Neg. Date: 22-06-1904

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Sitter: Miss Mona House ( ).

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Biog: [American].

Date: 22 June 1904.

Occasion: The Court, 22 June 1904: presented by Mrs. Choate, wife of the United States Ambassador.

Location: The Lafayette Studio, 179 New Bond Street, London, W.

Descr: FL standing.

Costume: Court dress.(1)

Costume Designer: -

Costume Supplier: -

Jewellery: -

Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop; Rococo giltwood high-backed armchair; Rococo giltwood side-table.

Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 179 New Bond Street, London.

Evidence of photographer at work: -

No of poses: 2.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.

References:

Biog: -

Occasion: The Times, 24 June 1904, p 7c.

Costume: The Queen, 25 June 1904, p 1056b.

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Jewellery: -

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1. "...an ivory satin gown softened with chiffon and silver embroideries, the skirt arranged in a series of box pleats caught up with silver ornaments; the transparent train of silver embroidered tulle coming from the shoulders and trimmed with tulle ruches" (see: The Queen, 25 June 1904, p 1056b).