Excellent presentation photo by Vandyk, signed by both and dated Excellent presentation photo by Vandyk, signed by both and dated Excellent presentation photo by Vandyk, signed by both and dated Excellent presentation photo by Vandyk, signed by both and dated

GEORGE VI (1895-1952, King of England) & ELIZABETH (1900-2002, Queen of Great Britain)

Excellent presentation photo by Vandyk, signed by both and dated showing the Royal couple three quarters length, the Duke is wearing dress uniform, the Duchess is wearing a marvellous beaded dress, 8" x 6" in original silver presentation frame with their crest at the head, 10 " x 7", no place, 1927, some soiling on the edges of the photo not visible as under the frame

The Royal Couple went on tour in Australia at this time. It is probable that this photo was prepared as a ceremonial gift.
  

[ref: 26423]  £3750