by Claude Harris
vintage bromide print, 1910s
7 1/4 in. x 6 in. (184 mm x 151 mm) image size
Artistback to top
- Claude Harris (1883-1961), Photographer. Artist associated with 60 portraits, Sitter in 2 portraits.
Placesback to top
- Place made: United Kingdom: England, London (photographer's studio, 122 Regent Street, London)
Events of 1910back to top
Current affairsGeorge V succeeds Edward VII to the throne.
The Liberals win narrow victories after calling two General Elections following escalating tension between the Liberal administration and the Lords reached crisis point with the Lords' unprecedented rejection of Lloyd George's 1909 budget. The budget included tax reform intended to fund social reform and a rearmament programme, but was seen by the Conservative Lords as an assault on property.