1894 SKETCH Magazine (7500) Beerbohm Tree Vanbrugh Adrian Ross Ropes Irish Fair

Product code: Sorry this item is SOLD
Out of stock
Sorry this item is SOLD
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 22 pages ( 44 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:

Mr H. B. irving and Miss Emery at The Comedy Theatre  full front page photograph by Alfred Ellis of Upper Baker Street NW
 The Serious Side of Nature: The Domestic Labour Movement - Kitchen Debating Society, Charles in the Chair  full page sketch by Melton Prior
 The Author of A Yellow Astor - Mrs Mannignton Caffyn ( Iota )  - info. Kathleen Mannington Caffyn
 The Anarchist - " vive L'Anarchi ".. full page sketch By Phil May
 ..." Bury Victor Chief " Five Years Old, The Winner of the Hundred Guinea Challenge Cup at The Shire Horse Show at Islington  from a drawing by Cecil Aldin
 Miss Esme Beringer  
 Mister A. H. Ripley The Racing Jockey  
 Last Weeks Paris  full page sketch by Villedebois - The article looks at news from Paris and this one miel includes Monte Carlo and The Anarchists
 Mr R. T. Coryndon  from South Africa -  Matabele Soldier with Tuft of Jays Feathers and Long Cranes Feather  small engr. -  Captured Matabele Boy  small engr.
 Sir Edward clarke QC MP  small caricature signed by " Grip " - info. possibly John Wilson Bengough born Whitby - Grip was a Canadian weekly humour magazine founded by Bengough of which he also illustrated
 Mid Lent in Paris Full page Sketch by MARS
 The Seamstress  full page from a drawing by Robert Sauber Keenlyside.
 Mister William Archer  author
Three illustrations drawn by James Greig for A Novel in a
 Mister A. R. Ropes " Adrian Ross " ... - info. lyricist Arthur Reed Ropes better known under the pseudonym Adrian Ross, was a prolific writer of lyrics, contributing songs to many British Musicals
 Dr Frank Osmond Carr  - info. Frank Osmond Carr was an English composer who wrote the music for several Victorian burlesques and then later turning to the new genere of Edwardian musical comedy, and comic operas
 Miss Violet Vanbrugh in As You Like It  photogrpah by W. and D. Downey, Ebury Street SW
 Miss Irene and Miss Violet Vanbrugh  Full page photograph by Walery of Regent Street W. London
 Miss Angela Vanbrugh  -  Miss Violet Vanbrugh  -  Miss Irene Vanbrugh in The Tempter  -  Miss Irene Vanbrugh  four photographs on a full page
 Mr Tree as Philip Woodville in the Charlatan  full page photograph by Hills and Saunders of Sloane Street SW
 Mrs Tree as Isabel Arlington in The Charlatan  full page as above - info. nee Helen Maud Holt
Art of the Day pages:
 Shyok River and the Entrance to The Nubra Valley Western Tibet: The Caravan en Route for The Vanguard pass, The Earl of Dunmore FRGS  a painting at The Fine Art Societys Gallery
 July by A. Aublet  a painting exhibited at the Grafton Gallery
 the Missing Boats by Frank Massey at Galer of RSBA  
 Cattle in a Storm by Alfred Verwee at the Grafton Gallery
 Streatley by Max Ludby  
 Elizabeth Farnese by Jean Ranc  
 Portrait of a Boy by Sir Thomas Lawrence  
 Portrait of a Lady in A Yellow Dress by sir Peter Lely  not col.
 Portrait of Mrs Clive by Allan Ramsay RA  
 On The Track of the Exile by Robert Morley  wolves in a snowy landscape
 Perversity - by Herman Richir - at the Grafton Gallery  
 A Portrait - Painted by Florence Marks  
 The Light Side of Nature: Otherwise Know as Uncles  full page sketch drawn by Ernest Goodwins
Full page sketch by E. F. Skinner
 A Gallant Capture  full page cartoon drawn by Rene Bull - info. René Bull was a Dublin born illustrator and photographer
Full page comical sketch by Phil May
 At The Fancy Dress Ball  full page drawn by Stewart
 Scenes At An Irish Fair from Photographs by J. H. C. Chute of Ballinasloe  full page showing eight photographs; village, farm etc.
 A. F. Hill of Cardiff Football Club  footballer
 Mr J. Thackray Bunce JP of The Birmingham Daily Post  Sleekburnc.
 Miss Elsie Irving as Germaine Miel in Les Cloches De Corneville
 The Fisher Farkoa Duettists  a drawing of the duo - info. Maurice Farkoa also Fysher
 Batterseas Varsity, a new Polytechnic: The Reading Room - The Electrical Laboratory
Our Ladies Page by Florence Fenwick Miller:  Fashion, A Pretty Tea Jacket an An Original Dinner Gown - Smart Walking Costume
 Invalids Reclining Chair - Wicker Bathe Chair - Adjustable Cane Lounge - The "Canoe" Perambulator  (pram) small engravings

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:

A Talk with the Author of " Yellow Aster " - Mrs Mannington Caffyn - by A. G.

Miss Esme Beringer - by L. H. A.

Explanatory - Poem by MS

Racing Notes by Captain Coe

Through The Matabele War - a Chat With Mr R. T. Coryndon

The Book and its Story - The Theatrical World by William Archer

A Novel in a Nutshell Lost Kisses, A Fragment - Short Story By Nora Vynne

Two Gaiety Glee Men - Mr A. R. Ropes ( Adrian Ross ) - Dr Osmond Carr - reive

A Chat with The Misses Vanbrugh - by L. E.

Hypnotism in Criminal Investigation - by TH - an interview with Dr (Charles) Lloyd Tuckey

A Last Adieu - Play style short story by STS

The Fisher Farkoa Duettists Sleekburnc.

The World of Sport by Olympian - Football - Cricket - Cross Country

Journals and Journalists of Today - Mr J. Thackray Bunce of the Birmingham Daily Post

Playwright and Poet - Miss E. Nesbit - Edith Nesbit or Bland

Our Ladies pages by Florence - info Florence Fenwick MillerSleekburnC

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 4 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. 



Write a review and let shoppers know what you think of this product.

Weight 0.375kg
Product Code Sorry this item is SOLD
Condition Used