Neg. No: (GP) (L) 8467
Neg. Size: 15"x12"
Neg. Date: 24-06-1920

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Sitter: Albert Holden Illingworth, later 1st Baron Illingworth(1) (1865-1942).

Biog: M.P; Postmaster General 1916-1921; Privy Councillor 1916.

Date: 24 June 1920.

Occasion: The Court, 24 June 1920.(2)

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

Description: FL standing.

Costume: Full Dress, Civil Uniform (1st class).

Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop.

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.


Biog: Burke's Peerage; Who's Who; The Times, 24 January 1942, p 6e.

Occasion: The Times, 25 June 1920, p 20b & 26 June 1920, p 19b.

Costume: Herbert A.P. Trendell (ed.), Dress and Insignia Worn at His Majesty's Court, London, 1921.

Reproduced: -

Acknowledgements: -

1. Baron, cr. 1921.

2. The sitter's niece, Mrs Leslie Rome, was presented on marriage by Mrs. A.H. Illingworth.