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SOMERSET, DUCHESS OF
Neg. No: 3161 A-813
Neg. Size: 15"x12"
Neg. Date: 17-6-1902

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Sitter: Susan (Margaret), Duchess of Somerset (d. 1936), née Mackinnon.

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Biog: Daughter of Charles MacKinnon; m. (1877) 15th Duke of Somerset.

Date: 17 June 1902.

Occasion: The Coronation of King Edward VII.

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

Descr: FL standing.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.

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Biog: Burke's Peerage; The Times, 31 January 1936, p 16d.

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Costume: The Observer 10 August 1902, p 6f; The Standard, 11 August 1902 p 7f; The Times, 11 August 1902 p 15d; The Gentlewoman, 16 August 1902, p 203c & 206c; The Queen 16 August 1902 p 256a.

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