1894 SKETCH Magazine (5600) Collier Panoramic Photography Jane May

The Sketch. An original weekly issue of the Victorian / Edwardian Illustrated Arts Magazine - A wonderful insight into theatre, stage, royalty, society, sport, fashion and many other activities of the day "a journal of art and actuality".
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 25 pages ( 50 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:

Mlle Jane May as Monsieur and Madame Pierrot at The Tivoli Theatre  full front page photograph by Alfred Ellis of Upper Baker Street NW London (This first page is detached and has a few repaired tears to the borders - see picture)
Four scenes from The Land of Hearts Desire - Marie Bruin ( Miss Winifred Fraser ) - Miss Dorothy Paget as A Fairy Child - Plus two other scenes all on one full page
Forthcoming Amateur Art Exhibition, Pastels by John Russel RA Sarah Maria Elliott - Elizabeth, Fourth Lady Templeton - Thomas and William, Sons of John Russell RA - Captain William Harvey, of Rolls Court, Essex - Miss Jane Dewar, Afterwards Mrs J. Oliver Jones
 Miss M. A. Victor  a stage veteran
 Mr George Bernard Shaw at The Rehearsal of His Play at The Avenue Theatre drawn by J. Bernard Partridge ( Bernard Gould ) Full page
 Mr W. Ford Junior  Judge of horseracing
 Mister J. H. Smith  official at Hurst Park Nottingham, Lincoln, and Hamilton Park - racing
 Last Week's Paris  an incident concerning Mr Darlington Simpson's Groom riding Golden Crescent. Full page from a sketch by Ville de bois or Villedebois
 Mlle Jane May at The Tivoli  two scenes
 Jane May as Monsieur and Madame Pierrot  Full page, with four scenes
 Prince John of Saxony  
 Princess Maria Isabela of Wurtemberg  
An Ice Carnival in Paris -  The Wedding Procession Led By The Ice Fairy  -  Distributing Nosegays - Gontrans Triumph  - sketches by Mars
 Miss Constance Collier  full page photograph by Messrs Hills and Saunders of Sloane Street SW
The Aldershott Divisional point to point - small sketch
 Miss Olga Brandon  
 Miss Brandon in The World
Journalists of The Star and  The Morning Leader  -  Mr Ernest Parke  -  Mr H. S. Maclauchlan  
 Panoramic Photography , The Camera horizontal Section - Moessards Cylindrograph Camera - Vertical Section - Professor W. K. Burtons Method
 Midway Point at Monterey  photogram taken by W. H. Jackson of Denver
 Plymouth Sound Taken With The Panorama Camera  photogram by Colonel R. W. Stewart RE
 Skating on The Serpentine Taken With The Cylindrograph Camera  by G. Houghton and Sons
Art of Today
 Dreams of Avarice by J. E. Christie
 Christophe Colomb Exposant Ses Projets Pour La Decouverte De LAmerique Au Conseil de Salamanque by F. M. Dumond  
 Young Ladies in a Boat by Yeishi  
 On The Canal at Dordrecht by George C. Haite
 ANtse Crayfish by Watanabe Seitei  
 The Silent Cradle Drawn by Dudley Hardy  Full page
 Fairy Tales By G. G. Kilburne  
 Pillage DUne Villa Gallo romaine Par Les Huns by G. Rochegrosse  
The Writer  Mrs Lynn Linton  with article
 The Light Side of Nature - At Parting by Phil May  Full page comical sketch with rhyme
 Patience on a Monument: A Dutchmans Holiday by Dudley Hardy  Full page Fisherman
 A Merciful Man is Merciful to His Beast by Fred Hall  Full page, Farmer covering his pig with his coat in a rain storm
 Reading His Poem  Full page sketch by RAB
 Types at The Paris Concours Hippique by Mars  Full page Sketch
 Fairies in Waiting  backstage scene, by Ernest Goodison or Goodman
 A Chat with The Chief Inspector of Explosives - Colonel Majendie  photograph of the man by Mayall and Co of Piccadilly
 Mappin and Webbs Presentation Plate, The Thorwaldsen Bowl  Advert
Facsimile of Autograph Order For Books Written By Mr Gladstone on One of Mr Menkens Catalogues
Wilson and Gill, Goldsmith and Silversmith showing different designs of jewellery. Advert
 The Jubilee of Ragged Schools - A City Waif - Tired Out (little girl) - Quite Respectable - Nothing Like Porridge - The Humble, Necessary Shoeblack  wonderful sketches of children by W. D. Almond within text
The Rugby Football Team on Tour in Germany  E. Alexander - R. M. Holland - C. E. Browne - R. M. Bird - N. Reid - W. A. Waterlow - A. Letter - L. H. Badcock - C. B. Pike A. B. Cipriani - J. N. Hill - H. Alexander capt. - W. Mortimer - M. Miel - G. Reiss - T. L. Jackson - G. L. Cochrane  photograph of C. F. Fay of Frankfort
 Mlle Vanoni  American singer and dancer
 A Schoolboys Football Shield  The London Schools FA SleekburnC.
 Brookes Soap Monkey Brand  Full page advert
Dresses for the Royal Bride, The marriage of Princess Victoria Melita of Saxe Coburg Gotha and Grand Duke of Hesse: The Brides Trousseau  -  The Royal Bride in Her Wedding Dress  -  Silver Mirror Presented By The Officers of the First Battalion Wiltshire Regiment  

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:
Racing Notes by Captain Coe
Last Weeks Paris by Mimosa with accompanying sketch described above
Small Talk
A Novel in a Nutshell By A Joint Stock Genius by F. Whelan Boyle - short story
The Book and its Story - A Novel with a Hobby - a review by LFA of The One too Many By E. Lynn Linton
Badminton Echoes by Bugle
Journals and Journalists of Today - Mr Ernest Parke and The  Star and  Morning Leader  
The Work of the Camera by H. Snowden Ward - Panoramic Photography
The Literary Lounger by O. O.
A Chat with Colonel V. D. Majendie at His Flat in Whitehall Court
' Mr Gladstone as a Book Hunter - A Composite Bookseller Interviewed
' Modern Mates - Poem by HMW
The World of Sport by Olympian - Football - Cricket - Golf - Cycling
Parliament by a Cautious Conservative - By a Rash Radical - includes The Budget - Unionist Slackness - Evicted Tenants Bill - Sir William Harcourt’s Speech - Mr. Chamberlains Decline
A Chat With Vanoni SleekburnC.
A Visit to the Colne Valley
Notes From the Exchange - All is Not Gold That Glitters - S. Simon Esq. of Lamb, Shearer and Col Capel Court
Our Ladies pages by Florence - info Florence Fenwick Miller
Company Issues of the Week and Answers to Correspondents

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 is 1  page 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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