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ROBINSON, SIR C.
Neg. No: (GP) 4858A
Neg. Size: 15"x12"
Neg. Date: 24-07-1905

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Sitter: Sir Clifton Robinson (1849-1910)

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Biog: Kt. (cr 1905); Managing director and Engineer, Imperial Tramways; Director Metropolitan District, Underground Electric Railways of London and Corris Railways.

Date: 24 July 1905.

Occasion: Investiture, 24 July 1905: the honour of Knighthood conferred upon him.

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

Descr: FL standing.

Costume: Velvet Court Dress (New Style).

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Orders, Decorations & Medals: -

Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop.

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

Evidence of photographer at work: clamp visible behind the sitter.

No of poses: 1.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.

References:

Biog: Who's Who.

Occasion: The Times, 25 July 1905, p 10b.

Costume: H. Graham Bennet, ed, Dress Worn by Gentlemen at His Majesty's Court and on Occasions of Ceremony, London, 1903.

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Orders, Decorations & Medals: -

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