MENZIES, SIR WALTER & LADY
Neg. No: 6841
Neg. Size: 15"x12"
Neg. Date: 10-05-1911

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Sitters: Sir Walter Menzies (1856-1913) and his wife, Lady Margaret Menzies, née Baker ( ).

Biog: (Sir Walter Menzies) Kt. (cr. 1909), MP (L) South Lanark from 1906; Principal of 'James Menzies & Co., Phoenix Tube Works', Glasgow. (Lady Menzies) m. (1886) Sir Walter Menzies. Date: 10 May 1911. Occasion: The Court, 10 May 1911: Sir Walter Menzies summoned to attend; Lady Menzies presented by the Mistress of the Robes, Duchess of Devonshire. Location: The Lafayette Studio, 179 New Bond Street, London. Descr: FL standing. Costume: Male court dress x 1; Female court dress x 1.

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Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop; Jacobean style armchair.

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.

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Biog: Who's Who.

Occasion: The Times, 11 May 1911, p 9b & 12 May 1911, p 7e.

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