© reserved; collection National Portrait Gallery, London
by Charles Christian Borup
gelatin silver print, circa 1910
7 5/8 in. x 5 7/8 in. (193 mm x 150 mm) overall
Given by Terence Pepper, 2015
Sitterback to top
- Margaret Morris (1891-1980), Dancer, teacher, choreographer and painter; wife of Scottish artist John Duncan Fergusson. Sitter in 23 portraits.
Placesback to top
- Place made and portrayed: United Kingdom: England, London (photographer's studio, 156, High Road, Streatham)
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.