Sitter: Miss Vanderbilt Wackerman (stage name) ( ).
Role: "Mrs Vanderbilt Wackerman is the daughter of an American father and a Scots mother. For the last two years she has made London her home, where she is a very familiar figure in artistic circles. In the masque at the Guildhall last year Miss Wackerman appeared as Athene, a part for which her Greek type of beautify peculiarly fitted her." (The Tatler, 24 July 1901, p 159)
Date: 15 August 1900.
Location: The Lafayette studio, 179 New Bond Street, London.
Descr: HL sitting.
Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop.
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 179 New Bond Street, London.
Evidence of photographer at work: -
No of poses: 4.
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Reproduced: The Tatler, 24 July 1901, p 159.
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