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Wheeler-Bennet, Mrs
Neg. No: 8318
Neg. Size: CK
Neg. Date:27-06-1924

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Sitter: (L-R) Mrs WC Punchard and Mrs John Wheeler Wheeler-Bennett, née Christine Hill McNutt

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Biog:Mrs Wheeler-Bennett: Daughter of Mr McNutt, of Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada; m (1882) John Wheeler Wheeler-Bennett, CBE, JP, import merchant-

Date: 27 June 1924

Occasion: The Court, 27 June 1924, Mrs Wheeler-Bennett presented by Mrs WC Punchard

Location: The Lafayette Studio, 160 New Bond Street, London W

Descr: FL

Costume: Court dresses:

Mrs Punchard: A gown of deep ivory silk crepe, richly embroidered with silver, and a train of old lace and chiffon.

Mrs Wheeler-Bennett: A gown of cyclamen satin beauté, the draped skirt caught up with a diamond ornament. A train of silver lamé, shot with cyclamen and trimmed with silver lace (The Times, 28 June 1924, p 17e)

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Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 160 New Bond Street, London.

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No of poses: 1.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.

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