A Signed Pair of Royal Presentation Portrait Photographs of George V and Queen Mary, 1917
A Signed Pair of Royal Presentation Portrait Photographs of George V and Queen Mary, 1917
A Signed Pair of Royal Presentation Portrait Photographs of George V and Queen Mary, 1917
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A Signed Pair of Royal Presentation Portrait Photographs of George V and Queen Mary, 1917

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Overall: 34cm (13.4in) x 42cm (16.2in) 

A pair of gelatin silver photographic prints by the royal photographers W. & D. Downey of 61 Ebury Street, London, SW. The first signed in the King’s hand ‘George, R.I.’, for George Rex Imperator (King Emperor) and dated 1917, the second signed in the Queen Mary’s hand ‘Mary R’ and dared 1917. Framed and glazed. 

The King is portrayed in the full dress uniform of an Admiral of the Fleet, and wearing the Star of the Order of the Garter, the Star of the Order of the Bath, the Star of Malta, Royal Victorian Chain.

Queen Mary is wearing the parure of jewels made for the 1911 Delhi Durbar, and the Garter on her upper left arm.