MALCOLM, LADY
Neg. No: 4796
Neg. Size: 12"x10"
Neg. Date: 25-05-1911

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Sitter: (Prob.) Lady Marie Lilian Malcolm (d. 1927).

Biog: m. 1stly (?) H. Gardner Lister, of U.S.A. (d.?); m. 2ndly (1897) John Wingfield Malcolm, 1st and last Baron Malcolm of Poltalloch (cr. 1896), (1833-1902).

Date: 25 May 1911.

Occasion: The Court, 25 May 1911: summoned to attend.

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

Descr: FL standing.

Costume: Court dress:

"Gown of soft white satin, with an overdress of gold lace and emrbroideries caught up with blue and gold roses. Train of turquoise blue velvet, held at the shoulders by gold cords and tassels with white silk, and draped with beautiful old Brussels lace. Bouquet of yellow iris" (see: The Morning Post, 26 May 1911, p 11e).

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Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop; Jacobean style armchair; Louis XV style giltwood footstool.

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

Evidence of photographer at work: Light stand visible on the right.

No of poses: 2.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.

References:

Biog: Burke's Peerage, 1915 ed.

Occasion: The Times, 26 May 1911, p 7b.

Costume: The Morning Post, 26 May 1911, p 11e; The Court Journal, 8 June 1911, p 666b.

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