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This was taken as official Christening Photographs of Prince Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David (AKA King Edward VIII) on the 16 July 1894 in White Lodge, Richmond Park.
For modern context: the baby here is the uncle of Queen Elizabeth II. He served for a little less than a year before abdicating the throne to Elizabeth’s father, George VI, not yet born.
The fellow at back left is Elizabeth II’s grandfather.