A photograph of the Births column of The Times, for London, Tuesday, April 26th,1892, the first entry reading, 'On the 24th April, at 29, Park-lane, W., the LADY ROBARTES, of / a son.', being the entry for the birth of the Hon. Cecil Agar-Robartes,1892-1939. Contained in mid-brown leather photograph album with title, Album of Old Masters' with silver clasp and containing twenty-seven family related photographs. 1880-1905
A family album given by The Hon. Gerald Agar-Robartes, later 7th Viscount Clifden, 1883-966, in 1953 when he gave Lanhydrock to the National Trust. He continued to live in the house with his sisters, Everilda and Violet, until his death in 1966.
Marks and inscriptions
Below photograph on mount: (printed in gold) CANTUAR PHOTO CO., BROMLEY.KENT.
On reverse of mount: (printed in brown) THE CANTUAR / PHOTOGRAPHIC CO. (crown over shield) / Post Office Vuildings / BROMLEY / KENT / NEGATIVES KEPT. ; ADDITIONAL COPIES MAY ALWAYS BE OBTAINED. / Pictures of every description Copied, Enlarged, / Reduced and Finished in Oil, Water or Crayon.
Makers and roles
The Cantuar Photographic Co., Bromley, photographer