MONTROSE, DUCHESS OF
Neg. No: (GP) 4857
Neg. Size: 12"x10"
Neg. Date: [22-06-1911]

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Sitter: Duchess of Montrose, ne้ Violet Hermione Netherby (d. 1940).

Biog: Daughter of Sir Frederick Graham Netherby; m. (1852) 5th Duke of Montrose.

Date: [22-06-1911].

Occasion: Coronation of King George V, 22 June 1911.

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

Descr: FL standing.

Costume: Peeress's robe.

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Orders, Decorations & Medals: Coronation Medal 1902.

Jewellery: -

Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop.

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

Evidence of photographer at work: -

No of poses: 3.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.

References:

Biog: Who's Who (5th Duke of Montrose); The Times, c. 21 November 1940, p [ck]; Burke's Peerage.

Occasion: -

Costume: -

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Orders, Decorations & Medals: Howard N. Cole, Coronation and Royal Commemorative Medals 1887-1977, London, 1977.

Jewellery: -

Reproduced: (versions) The Gentlewoman, 11 July 1914, p 32; The Gentlewoman,, 31 July 1920, p 169.

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