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MEATH, EARL OF
Neg. No: 3294
Neg. Size: 15"x12"
Neg. Date: 31-07-1902

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Sitter: Reginald Brabazon, 12th Earl of Meath (1841-1929).

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Biog: Diplomat, philanthropist & Senator of the Irish Free State.

Date: 31 July 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 Dress Uniform, Lord Lieutenant (Irish County) [Old Pattern].

Orders, Decorations & Medals: Breast badge of a Knight of Justice of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem.

Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop.

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

Evidence of photographer at work: -

No of poses: 1.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.

References:

Biog: Dictionary of National Biography; Burke's Peerage; The Complete Peerage; Who's Who; The Times, 12 October 1929; Reginald Brabazon, Memories of the Nineteenth Century, London, 1923; Reginald Brabazon, Memories of the Twentieth Century, London, 1924. CK REFS

Occasion: -

Costume: H. Graham Bennet, ed, Dress Worn by Gentlemen at His Majesty's Court and on Occasions of Ceremony, London, 1903.

Orders, Decorations & Medals: Burke's Peerage; Charles W. Tozer, The Insignia and Medals of the Grand Priory of the Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem, Croydon, 1975.

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