Pre 1897 thumbnails

Neg. No: GP (L) 1471E
Neg. Size: 15"x12"
Neg. Date: 20-07-1897

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Sitter: Frances Evelyn (Daisy), Countess of Warwick (1861-1938), née Maynard.

copyright V&A. Frances Evelyn (Daisy), Countess of Warwick (1861-1938), née Maynard.

Image published in Daisy of Pless: The Happy Years


Biog: Society beauty, socialist and philanthropist; eldest daughter and co-heiress of Col. Hon. Charles Henry Maynard, only son of 3rd and last Viscount Maynard; m (1881) 5th Earl of Warwick.

Date: 20 July 1897.

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

Descr: FL standing.

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Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop; studio column.

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

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No of poses: 1.


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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.


Biog: Burke's Peerage; Who's Who; The Times, 27 July 1938, p 16b. (See also, Earl of Warwick, Memories of Sixty Years, London, 1917; Frances, Countess of Warwick, Life's Ebb and Flow, London, DATE; Frances, Countess of Warwick, Afterthoughts, London, 1931; Theo Lang, My Darling Daisy, London, 1965; Margaret Blunden, The Countess of Warwick: A Biography, London, 1967).

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