Wrightson, H. (1874-1949).
(Portrait of Alexander Cambridge, 1st Duke of Athlone).
Bromide print, laid down on thin tissue and paper mount, 19,6x14,7 cm., signed "Hay Wrightson" in pencil on mount, loosely inserted in orig. photographer's paper sleeve.
= SIGNED "Athlone 1931" in pen and ink by the Duke. Athlone was the son of the Duke and Duchess of Teck and a cousin and brother-in-law of King George V. He served as Governor-general of South Africa (1924-1931) and governor-general of Canada (1940-1946).