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Neg. No: 3361
Neg. Size: 15"x12"
Neg. Date: 11-8-1902

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Sitter: Thomas de Grey, 6th Baron Walsingham (1843-1919).

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Biog: Conservative peer, entomologist & game-shot.

Date: 11 August 1902.

Occasion: The Coronation of King Edward VII, 9 August 1902.

Location: The Lafayette studio.

Descr: FL standing.

Costume: Peer's robes over Full Dress, Civil Uniform.

Costume Supplier: -

Orders, Decorations & Medals: Queen Victoria Jubilee Medal 1887 or 1897.

Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop.

Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 179 New Bond Street, London.

Evidence of photographer at work: -

No of poses: 1.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.


Biog: Burke's Peerage; The Complete Peerage, Alan Sutton, 1987.

Occasion: -

Costume: H. Graham Bennet, ed, Dress Worn by Gentlemen at His Majesty's Court and on Occasions of Ceremony, London, 1903.

Costume Supplier: -

Orders, Decorations & Medals: A.R. Litherland & B.T. Simpkin, Spinks Standard Catalogue of British and Associated Orders, Decorations & Medals, London, 1990, p 146; Howard N. Cole, Coronation and Royal Commemorative Medals 1887-1977, London, 1977.

Reproduced: (Version) The Throne and Country, 14 June 1911, p 69.

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