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