Sitter: Sir Norman King (1880-1963).
Biog: K.C.M.G cr. 1937; Entered Consular Service 1907; Consul-General, Mexico City, 1920-26; Consul-General, Barcelona, 1926-38; Consul-General, Marseilles, 1938-40.
Date: 12 July 1926.
Occasion: The Investiture, 12-07-1926; Companion, The Most Distinguished Order of Saint Michael and Saint George.
Location: The Lafayette Studio, 160 New Bond Street, London, W.
Descr: FL standing.
Costume: Levee Dress, Consul-General.
Orders, Decorations & Medals: Badge of a Companion of the Order of St. Michael and St. George [C.M.G cr. 12-07-1926]; 1914-15 Star; British War medal 1914-20; Allied Victory medal 1914-19.
Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop.
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 160 New Bond Street, London.
Evidence of photographer at work: -
No of poses: 1.
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Biog: Who's Who; The Times, 30 April 1963, p 16b.
Occasion: The Times, 13-07-1926, p. 17b.
Costume: Herbert A.P Trendell, Dress and Insignia worn at His Majesty's Court, London, 1921.
Orders, Decorations & Medals: (Order of St. Michael and St. George) Burke's Peerage; (others) E.C. Joslin, A.R. Litherland & B.T. Simpkin, British Battles & Medals, London, 1988.
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