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WATERLOW, MISS
Neg. No: GP (L) 1641A
Neg. Size: 15"x12"
Neg. Date: 11-03-1898 

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Sitter: 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.

copyright V&A. "...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..."

copyright V&A. "...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..."

Biog: Granddaughter of Sir Sydney Waterlow.

Date: 11 March 1898.

Occasion: The Drawing Room, 11 March 1898: presented by Lady M'Gregor.

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

Descr: FL standing.

Costume: 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).

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Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop; painted column.

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

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No of poses: 3 (see also neg nos 1640 and 1640A).

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Copyright: V&A Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.

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Occasion: The Times, 12 March 1898, p 10b.

Costume: 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.

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Reproduced: Lady's Pictorial, 19 March 1898, p 374; (version) The Sketch, 23 March 1898, p 377.

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