Sitter: Sir William Alfred Waterlow, 1st Bt. (1871-1931).
Biog: Bt. (cr. 1930); Managing Director, Waterlow Bros. & Layton Ltd., printers & stationers; Lord Mayor of London, 1929-30.
Date: 10 June 1926.
Occasion: Summoned to the Court, 10 June 1926, where his wife, Lady Waterlow presented Miss Mary Collins.
Location: The Lafayette Studio, 160 New Bond Street, London, W.
Descr: FL standing.
Costume: Velvet Court Dress (Old Style).
Orders, Decorations & Medals: Star and badge of a Knight Commander of the Order of The British Empire [K.B.E cr. 1 January 1919].
Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop; a chair.
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 160 New Bond Street, London.
Evidence of photographer at work: -
No of poses: 4.
Copyright: V&A Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.
Biog: Burke's Peerage; Who's Who; The Times, 7 July 1931, p 16d.
Occasion: The Times, 11 June 1926, p 19b & 12 June 1926, p 16d.
Costume: Herbert A.P. Trendell (ed.), Dress and Insignia Worn at His Majesty's Court, London, 1921.
Orders, Decorations & Medals: A. Winton Thorpe, ed., Handbook to The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, (facsimile edition), London, 1988.