Sitter: Evelyn Caroline, Baroness Newton (1859-1931), née Davenport.
Biog: Antiquarian & family historian; daughter of William Bromley Davenport M.P.; m. (1880) 2nd Baron Newton.
Date: 24 June 1902.
Occasion: The Coronation of King Edward VII, 9 August 1902.
Location: The Lafayette Studio, 179, New Bond Street, London.
Descr: FL standing.
Costume: Coronation robes of a Baroness; kirtle panel of silver lace, dating from the reign of Queen Elizabeth I.
Costume Supplier: Paquin Ltd., 39 Dover Street, London, W.
Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop with pillar.
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 179 New Bond Street, London.
Evidence of photographer at work: -
No of poses: 1.
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Biog: Burke's Peerage; The Complete Peerage; The Times, 14 September 1931, p.17. See also, Lord Newton, Retrospection, London, 1941. Lady Newton, The House of Lyme, 1917 & Lyme Letters 1660-1760, London, 1925.
Costume: Madame, 16 August 1902, p 328b; The Queen, 16 August 1902, p 257b.
Costume Supplier: Madame, 16 August 1902, p 328b.