1893 THE SKETCH Magazine ALBERT CHEVALIER Parker Heywood LOUIS WAIN Cecil Aldin VICTORIAN (7100)

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The Sketch

The Sketch was a British illustrated weekly newspaper, published between  February 1893 and  June 1959, by the Illustrated London News Company and was primarily a society magazine with regular features on Royalty and the aristocracy, theatre, cinema and arts, with a high photographic content.

This issue has 38 pages ( 76 sides)
This first part of the description features a list of Images i.e. photographs, sketches, drawings etc (these sometimes have descriptive articles but not always). They include:

The Earl and Countess of Aberdeen  front page
 The Imperial Institute ... engraving
 Mr Arthur Roberts  
 Eleonora Duse - Italian Actress  
 Cartoon of the Week  full page political cartoon from a sketch by Proctor with ref. to Sir E. J. Reed - W. Saunders - Mister Bolton
 Last Weeks Paris - by Villedebois  full page sketches
 Mr Albert Chevalier  full page sketch by Frank Chesworth
 Mister Albert Chevalier - Six Photographs  
Full page comical sketch by Mars
 The Bismarck Family  
 Dr Joseph Parker in His Study  at Tynehome Lyndhurst Gardens - originally from Hexham Northumberland
 In Dr Parkers Drawing Room  
 General Lord Roberts  
 Prince Ibrahim and princess Zeyneb  
 The Last Drawing Room  full page of sketches
 John Heywood the First  -  John Heywood the Second  -  the Third  of Manchester
 Alerte by F. Salle  a full page from the work of F. Salle - a train driver at work
 Circe by Alfred Drury  
 Onchan Bay Isle of Man by Richard Wane  
 Freres et Ennemis - Bretagne Miel 1793  full page from a painting by E. Carpenter
 Pillards by E. V. Luminais  full page
 Miss Taylor  a full page photographic study by Bassano within an engraved border by Ada Brooke
 the Light Side of Nature  full pagecomical sketch by Phil May of two sailors going on leave
Full page comical sketch by Dudley Hardy sleekburnc
 A Study of Blazing Idiocy  full page comical sketch by J. F. Sullivan
 A Game of Nap  full page comical sketch by Louis Wain - playing cards
Full page comical Skethc by RAB
 Topic of the Day  Full page sketch by H. Moran
Comical sketch - by R.O.W.
 After Dinner  full page of a dog by Cecil Aldin
 Croquet Set  advert
 Mr Corney Grain The Popular Entertainer  
 HMS Speedy  small engraving
 The Johannis Co. Ltd Factory at Zollhaus Germany  full page advert for mineral water
 The Water Tube Boiler of the Speedy  photograph
 Mr Richard J. Marsh - Horse Trainer  
Debutantes at the Drawing Room - Miss Kidd - Miss Violet Warre - Miss Violet Collett - Miss Wombwell - Miss S. Spencer - Miss Perowne  full page of photographs with an engraved border by Ada Brooke
 Wilson and Gill  advert showing lamp and vase design
 Frys Cocoa  full page advert showing lady drinking cocoa
Boys Fashions  Boys Boulevard Suit  -  Eton Suit  -  The Boys Victor Suit  
 Madame Calve  
 The United Kingdom Tea Company  full page advert showing the three ladies representing England Scotland and Ireland and various prices for canisters of tea - names the directors E. Tetley  W. H. Tetley - J. E. Tetley - J. Layton - J. Fish

This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include:

Our Own Country

Small Talk

The World of Sport

Notes From the Exchange - All is not Gold that Glitters - letter from S. Simon Esq of Lamb Shearer and Co of Capel Court

Last Weeks Paris by Mimosa

A Novel In a Nutshell byArthur Rigby

The Book and Its Story

Hors D'Oeuvres by MArmiton

The Literary Lounger

Racing Notes By Captain Coe

Badminton Echoes by Bugle 

The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only. It measures 350 x 250 mm (13.5 x 9.75 inches).The spine is loose with binding witness marks where once bound, some pages are loose. There is some age yellowing with some spotting. Some pages may have minor cuts tears and blemishes due to their great age. The images vary in size. There are no outer advertising pages/cover unless otherwise stated. The images are in black and white unless otherwise stated.

This item will be packaged in a tube.  

Quotation or speech marks in the text signifies the content in my words and not necessarily what is written on the original page. "Info." in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text.
PLEASE NOTE: I cannot guarantee that the issue is complete 'as published' - but what I have described above IS present. As far as I can tell there are No pages missing so if you are looking for something in particular in these pages PLEASE ASK. The process of the page numbering in The Illustrated London News are applied in a yearly sequence and therefore do not start at number 1. 

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