Sitter: Sir Richard George Penn Curzon-Howe, 4th Earl Howe (1861-1929).
Biog: Conservative M.P for Wycombe division of Bucks 1885-1900; Treasurer of H.M. Household 1896-1900; Lord-in-Waiting to Queen Victoria 1900-1901 & King Edward VII 1901-1903; Lord Chamberlain to Queen Alexandra 1903-1925.
Date: 29 August 1902.
Occasion: The Coronation of King Edward VII, 9 August 1902.
Location: The Lafayette Studio, 179, New Bond Street, London.
Descr: FL standing.
Costume: Peer's robes over Full Dress, H.M Household Uniform (2nd Class ?).
Orders, Decorations & Medals: Star of the Order of Leopold [Belgium]; (others not visible).
Furniture & Props: -
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 179 New Bond Street, London.
Evidence of photographer at work: -
No of poses: 3.
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Biog: Burke's Peerage; The Complete Peerage; Who's Who; The Times 11 January 1925, p. 11 a.
Costume: H. Graham Bennet, ed, Dress Worn by Gentlemen at His Majesty's Court and on Occasions of Ceremony, London, 1903.
Orders, Decorations & Medals: R. Werlich, Orders and Decorations of All Nations, Washington, 1990.