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Identification and Creation
Object Number
Mary Georgiana Caroline Cecil Filmer, British (1838-1903)
Untitled (clockwise from top left, Capt. Hardy; Lady Buckhurst; Lord Albert Leverson Gower; Hon. Violet Sandys; Col. Marshall; Miss Chetwynd; center, Miss Van der Wise; verso: Earl of Yarmouth; Countess of Yarmouth; Col. Gordon; ctr. William Hood)
Work Type
album page, photograph
Creation Place: Europe, United Kingdom
Persistent Link
Physical Descriptions
Album page with seven albumen silver prints, four trimmed to oval; verso: five albumen silver prints.
Albumen silver print
28.9 x 23.2 cm (11 3/8 x 9 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: Sitters names are inscribed in ink beneath the photographs.
Seiden & de Cuevas, Inc., New York, NY, purchased from Christie's, 1978, Gift to the Fogg Art Museum, 1982. On Long Term Loan to the Fogg Art Museum from 1978 to 1982
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Purchase through the generosity of Melvin R. Seiden
Object Number
European and American Art
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Sitter information:


Captain Hardy

Lady Buckhurst. Lady Elizabeth Sackville (1795-1870), daughter of the 3rd Duke of Dorset was created Baroness Buckhurst on 27 April 1864 for life with limitation succesively to her second surviving son. She married George (d. 23 February 1869), 5th Earl De La Warr on 21 June 1813.

Lord Albert Leverson Gower (21 November 1843-23 February 1869). Third son of the 2nd Duke of Sutherland. Captain Second Life Guards. Married 19 March 1872 to Grace Emma Townshend (d. December 1923) only daughter of Sir Thomas Abdy, First Baronet.

Hon. Violet Sandys

Colonel Marshall

Miss Chetwynd

Miss Van der Wise


Earl of Yarmouth. Hugh de Grey Seymour (22 October 1843-23 March 1912), Earl of Yarmouth who succeeded as 6th Marquess of Hertford 25 January 1884.

Countess of Yarmouth. Honorable Mary Hood (d. 6 April 1909) daughter of the 1st Earl of Bridport. Married 16 April 1868 to Hugh de Grey Seymour (d. 23 March 1912), Earl of Yarmouth who succeeded as 6th Marquess of Hertford 25 January 1884.

Colonel Gordon

Mrs. Gordon

Honorable William Hood, R.N. William Hood, born 6 January 1848, died 25 October 1921. Third son of the 1st Viscount Bridport.

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