Sitter: Madame Iichi Kishi ( ).
Biog: Wife of Iichi Kishi, the Attaché at the Japanese Embassy in London (1926).
Date: 9 June 1926.
Occasion: The Court, 9 June 1926: presented by Marquesa de Merry del Val.
Location: The Lafayette Studio, 160 New Bond Street, London, W.
Descr: FL standing.
Costume: Court dress.(1)
Costume Supplier: Jay's, Limited, Regent Street, London, W1.
Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop.
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 160 New Bond Street, London, W.
Evidence of photographer at work: -
No of poses: .
Copyright: V&A Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.
Occasion: The Times, 11 June 1926, p 19b.
Costume: The Times, 10 June 1926, p 21c; The Morning Post, 10 June 1926, p 15c.
Costume Supplier: The Times, 10 June 1926, p 21c; The Morning Post, 10 June 1926, p 15c.
Additional Information: -
1. (Madame Kishi) "A gown of pink voile metaline, embroidered with diamanté. A train of the same material trimmed with silver tissue ribbon and lace and diamanté. A pink feather fan" (see: The Times, 10 June 1926, p 21c).