GP (L) 1640A
Margery Waterlow, daughter of George Sidney Waterlow and his wife,
Charlotte Elizabeth Beauchamp. She was born 23 October 1881 and
married, in 1909, Lt Col John Herbert Norton, 6th Dragoon Guards,
son of Edward Norton, J. P., of Fareham, Hants. They had issue and
lived at West Lodge, Wickham, Hants, in the 1950s.
Granddaughter of Sir Sydney Waterlow.
11 March 1898.
The Drawing Room, 11 March 1898: presented by Lady M'Gregor.
Lafayette Studio, 179 New Bond Street, London, W.
Court dress: "...charmingly attired in white. The skirt and
bodice were trimmed with frills of pleated chiffon edged with satin,
and the train was of white satin, with a cluster of lilies of the
valley and trails of ivy on it. A trail of ivy, catching in clusters
of lilies was placed right across the bodice..." (see: The
Daily Telegraph, 12 March 1898, p 5b).
& Props: Painted backdrop; painted column.
Lafayette Ltd., 179 New Bond Street, London, W.
of photographer at work: -
of poses: 3 (see also neg nos 1640 and 1641A).
V&A Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.
The Times, 12 March 1898, p 10b.
The Daily News, 12 March 1898, p 6d; The Daily Telegraph,
12 March 1898, p 5b; The Gentlewoman, 19 March 1898, p 366c;
The Queen, 19 march 1898, p 500c; The Ladies' Field,
26 March 1898, pp 53b-54a.
Lady's Pictorial, 19 March 1898, p 374; (version) The
Sketch, 23 March 1898, p 377.