43 of 44 portraits by Bourne & Shepherd
by Bourne & Shepherd
vintage print, circa 1910s
7 3/4 in. x 5 5/8 in. (198 mm x 144 mm) image size
Given by Corporation of Church House, 1949
Artistback to top
- Bourne & Shepherd (founded 1863), Photographers. Artist associated with 44 portraits.
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.