VILLIERS STUART, MISS
Neg. No: (SF) L 122482
Neg. Size: 8˝ x 6˝
Neg. Date: 12-07-1926
Sitter: Miss Nesta Villiers-Stuart ().
Biog: Daughter of Major and Mrs Villers-Stuart, of Dromana, Cappoquin, Ireland. (m) 14 February 1928 Lieutenant D. M FitzGerald, Framingham House, Norfolk.
Date: 12 July 1926.
Occasion: The Court, 7 July 1926: presented by Mrs. Patrick Villiers-Stuart.
Location: The Lafayette Studio, 160 New Bond Street, London, W.
Descr: FL standing.
Costume: Court dress; a pale pink ostrich feather fan.(1)
Costume Supplier: Threshers, 5 Conduit Street, W1.
Jewellery: A tiara of diamonds and rubies.
Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop.
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 160 New Bond Street, London.
Evidence of photographer at work: -
No of poses: 4.
Copyright: V&A Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.
Occasion: The Times, 9 July 1926, p 19d.
Costume: The Times, 8 July 1926, p 10e.
Costume Supplier: The Times, 8 July 1926, p 10e.
Jewellery: The Times, 8 July 1926, p 10e.
Additional Information: -
1. "A gown of pale blue satin beauté, veiled with fine Malines lace, and jewelled with pearls and diamanté. A full train of satin beauté, caught into a tassel ornament" (see: The Times, 8 July 1926, p 10e)