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Neg. No: GP (L) 1272A
Neg. Size: 15"x12"
Neg. Date: 23-06-1897

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Sitter: William Montagu Hay, 10th Marquis of Tweeddale (1826-1911).

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Image sepia toned in photoshop

Biog: Indian Civil Servant; Liberal Unionist MP; Lord High Commissioner to the Church of Scotland; Chairman of North British Railway Company etc.

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Date: 23 June 1897.

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

Descr: FL standing.

Costume: Peer's robe and coronet

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Furniture & Props: Painted bacdrop; studio column; studio Persian rug.

Photographer: The firm of J. Lafayette, 179 New Bond Street, London, W.

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No of poses: 3 [see also neg nos 1272B, and 1272 marked as reject]

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.


Biog: Burke's Peerage; The Complete Peerage, Alan Sutton, 1987; Who's Who; The Times, 27 November 1911, p 11c.

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