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Neg. No: GP (L) 1736A
Neg. Size: 15"x12"
Neg. Date: 17-05-1898

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Sitter: Lady Howard de Walden, later Lady Ludlow, née Blanche Holden (1856-1911); daughter of William Holden of Palace House, Co. Lancaster; m (1876) Frederick George Ellis, 7th Baron Howard de Walden (1830-1899), separated 1893; m (1903) Henry Lopes, 2nd Baron Ludlow (1865-1922).

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Date: 17 May 1898.

Occasion: The Drawing Room, 10 May 1898: presented Mrs. H. Cavan-Irving.

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

Descr: FL standing.

Costume: Court dress.

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Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop; studio Jacobean-revival mock staircase; studio Persian rug.

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

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No of poses: 1.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.



Biog: Burke's Peerage.

Occasion: The Times, 11 May 1898, p 13d.

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