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Neg. No: (GP) 2296
Neg. Size: 15"x12"
Neg. Date: 24-01-1900

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Sitter: 2nd Lieutenant, later Lieutenant-Colonel Lord Francis (George Montagu-Douglas-) Scott (1879-1952).

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Biog: Soldier; Kenya farmer and political leader; 6th son of 6th Duke of Buccleuch and 8th Duke of Queensberry.

Date: 24 January 1900.

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

Descr: FL.

Costume: Undress uniform, 2nd Lieutenant, Grenadier Guards.

Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop; pediment and balustrade.

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

Evidence of photographer at work: -

No of poses: 1.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.


Biog: Dictionary of National Biography; Burke's Peerage; Who's Who; The Army List, 1900; The Times, 28 July 1952, p 9b; Clayton, A. (2006, May 25). Scott, Lord Francis George Montagu-Douglas- (1879–1952), politician in Kenya and army officer. Clayton, A. (2006, May 25). Scott, Lord Francis George Montagu-Douglas- (1879-1952), politician in Kenya and army officer. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Retrieved 15 Jan. 2020, from



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Costume: Dress Regulations for the Army, London, 1900.

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