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Neg. No: (GP) L 9093
Neg. Size: 12"x10"
Neg. Date: 09-06-1926

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Sitter: Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Parkes ( ).

Biog: -

Date: 9 June 1926.

Occasion: The Court, 9 June 1926: Mrs. Herbert Parkes presented by Lady Cunliffe-Lister.

Location: The Lafayette Studio, 160 New Bond Street, London, W.

Descr: FL standing.

Costume: (Mr. H. Parkes) Velvet Court Dress (New Style); (Mrs. H. Parkes) Court dress.

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Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop.

Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 160 New Bond Street, London.

Evidence of photographer at work: -

No of poses: 3.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.


Biog: -

Occasion: The Times, 11 June 1926, p 19c.

Costume: (Mr. H. Parkes) Herbert A.P. Trendell (ed.), Dress and Insignia Worn at His Majesty's Court, London, 1921.

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