SIR CHARLES EUAN-
Sitter: Colonel Sir Charles Bean Euan-Smith (1842-1910).
Biog: Entered Indian Army, 1859; Military Attaché, Zanzibar, 1887-91; Minister at Tangier, 1891-93; Minister Resident, Bogota, 1898-99.
Occasion: Summoned to the Court, 13 June 1902.
Location: The Lafayette Studio.
Descr: FL standing.
Costume: Full Dress, Civil Uniform (2nd class).
Orders, Decorations & Medals: Star and badge of a Knight Commander of the Order of The Bath (civil division) [K.C.B cr. 21 November 1890]; Badge of a Companion of the Order of the Star of India [C.S.I cr. 15 November 1872]; Abyssinian War medal, 1867-68; Afghanistan War medal, 1878-80, with two clasps; Kabul to Kandahar Star, 1880.
Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop; chair.
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 179 New Bond Street, London.
Evidence of photographer at work: -
No of poses: 1.
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Biog: Dictionary of National Biography; Who's Who; The Times, 31 August 1910, p 9c.
Occasion: The Times, 14 June 1902, p 12d.
Costume: H. Graham Bennet, ed, Dress Worn by Gentlemen at His Majesty's Court and on Occasions of Ceremony, London, 1903.
Orders, Decorations & Medals: (Order of The Bath; Order of the Star of India) Burke's Peerage; (others) E.C. Joslin, A.R. Litherland & B.T. Simpkin, British Battles & Medals, London, 1988.
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