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TENNYSON D'EYNCOURT, MRS. (MISS P. GLADSTONE)
Neg. No: (SF) L 121268
Neg. Size: 8½" x 6½"
Neg. Date: 01-06-1926

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Sitters: Mr and Mrs Eustace Gervais Tennyson-d'Eyncourt, later Sir (Eustace) Gervais Tennyson-d'Eyncourt, 2nd Bt. (1902-1971) and Lady Tennyson-d'Eyncourt, née Pamela Gladstone (d. 1962).

Biog:

(Bride-groom) s. father (1951); Fellow, Royal Society of Art (1956);

(Bride) younger daughter of William Buckley Gladstone, of Moor Town House, Ringwood, Hants. and 32, Prince's Gardens, SW; m. (1926) Sir (Eustace) Gervais Tennyson-d'Eyncourt, 2nd Bt.

Date: 1 June 1926.

Occasion: The marriage, 1 June 1926, at St. Margaret's, Westminster.

Location: Hyde Park Hotel.

Descr: FL standing.

Costume: Wedding dress: "...gown...of rich cream-coloured satin fashioned with a simple corsage and a full skirt, and...finished with a girdle of pearl embroideries that was tied in front and fell in two long ends to the hem... The train of fine Honiton lace lined throughout with a pale shell-pink chiffon that set it beautifully and a coronal of orange blossom worn low on the brow kept voluminous tulle veil in place..." (The Lady, 10 June 1926, p 735a).

Costume Supplier: (Train) borrowed from Lady Phillips' collection of old and rare lace.

Jewellery: -

Furniture & Props: -

Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 160 New Bond Street, London, W.

Evidence of photographer at work: -

No of poses: 1.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.

References:

Biog: (Sir G. Tennyson-d'Eyncourt) Burke's Peerage; Who's Who; The Times, 4 December 1971, p 14f; (Lady P. Tennyson-d'Eyncourt) Burke's Peerage.

Occasion: The Times, 2 June 1926, p 17d; The Morning Post, 2 June 1926, p 13e; The Queen, 9 June 1926, p 3; The Lady, 10 June 1926, p 735a; The Gentlewoman, 12 June 1926, p 872.

Costume: The Times, 2 June 1926, p 17d; The Morning Post, 2 June 1926, p 13e; The Lady, 10 June 1926, p 735a.

Costume Supplier: (Train) The Lady, 10 June 1926, p 735a.

Jewellery: -

Reproduced: The Queen, 9 June 1926, p 3; The Illustrated London News, 12 June 1926, p 1035.

Additional Information: -

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