RENWICK, MISS ELLA
Neg. No: 7943
Neg. Size: 12"x10"
Neg. Date: 13-06-1923
 

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Sitter: Miss Ella Renwick, later Mrs. Leslie Wilson Barnett ( ).

Biog: 3rd daughter of Sir Harry (Benedetto) Renwick, 1st Bt.; m 1stly (1925) Lieut. Richard Reynall, RN; m. 2ndly (1939) Leslie Wilson Barnett.

Date: 13 June 1923.

Occasion: The Court, 13 June 1923: presented by her mother, Lady Renwick.

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

Descr: FL standing.

Costume: Court dress: "A gown in white beaded georgette draped in Egyptian style, the draperies being held with pearl and crystal ornaments. A train of white satin and beaded georgette over silver tissue, lined with crepe cloth of silver" (see: The Times, 14 June 1923, p 20e).

Costume Supplier: Mme. Gabbetis, 49 Manchester Street, London.

Jewellery: -

Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop; armchair; side-table.

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

Evidence of photographer at work: Head clamp visible.

No of poses: 3.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.

References:

Biog: Burke's Peerage, 1949 ed.

Occasion: The Times, 15 June 1923, p 20d.

Costume: The Daily Telegraph, 14 June 1923, p 7b; The Times, 14 June 1923, p. 20e; The Court Journal, 22 June 1923, p 304b.

Costume Supplier: The Daily Telegraph, 14 June 1923, p 7b; The Times, 14 June 1923, p 20e.

Jewellery: -

Reproduced: -

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