MISS A. WASHINGTON
Sitter: Miss Anne Washington Perine (1909-1985).
Biog: Daughter of George Corbin Perine of Homeland, Baltimore, an author and art dealer, and his wife Tyler, née Cooke
Date: 12 June 1928.
Occasion: The Court, 12 June 1928: presented by Mrs. Houghton, wife of the American Ambassador.
Location: The Lafayette Studio, 160 New Bond Street, London, W.
Descr: FL standing.
Costume: Court dress: "A gown of coral chiffon and white lace, embroidered with coral. A train of silver lamé, lined with coral chiffon and embroidered with coral. (Worth of Paris, Limited)" (see: The Times, 13 June 1928, p 11d).
Costume Supplier: Worth of Paris, Limited.
Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop.
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 160 New Bond Street, London.
Evidence of photographer at work: clamp visible behind the sitter.
No of poses: 4.
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Occasion: The Times, 14 June 1928, p 11c.
Costume: The Times, 13 June 1928, p 11d.
Costume Supplier: The Times, 13 June 1928, p 11d.
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