1894 SKETCH Magazine (8500) Lily Hanbury TERRY Slaves Auk Henham Harriers SOLD

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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 24 pages ( 48 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:

Miss Lily Hanbury  full front page photograph by Messrs Hills and Saunders of Sloane Street SW London
 Slave Raiding in West Africa - A Market at Wydah  - info. now Ouidah in Benin
 Slave Trading in West Africa - Slaves for Sale at Ikoradu in Lagos  
 The Late Madame Patey  info. Janet Monach Patey, English concert and oratorio contralto.
 Mister Charles Salaman  the composer
 Miss Pattie Browne as Mrs Lappet in Dick Sheridan at The Comedy Theatre  full page photograph by Alfred Ellis of upper Baker Street NW
 The Great Auk  engraving
 Auk Egg Sold for 300 Guineas  engraving showing the egg originally belonging to the ornithologist Yarrell sold to Sir Vauncey Crewe
 Last weeks Paris  Full page from sketches signed Villedebois or Ville de bois - Ive not a clue who the artist is
Sculptor  Mr Percy Wood in His Studio  -  The Crawford Memorial  -  Bust of The Late Professor Tyndall by Mr Wood  
 Mr and Mrs Gladstone Visiting Miel Mr Percy Wood in his Studio to Inspect the Bust of the Late Sir Andrew Clark  from a drawing by Melton Prior
Small caricature "more or less grotesque, of the feeling that existed in England when Napoleon was sweeping Europe"
 From Mr Salaman Original MS. of His New Song  - MS manuscript
 Miss May Harvey As Polly Eccles in Caste at the Garrick  
 A Sketch at Covent Garden Fancy Dress Ball  by Ralph Cleaver
 Miss Minnie Terry as The Sylph Coquette in Cinderella at The Lyceum Theatre  Full page photograph by Walery of Regent Street W. London
 Mr T. E. Ellis MP  from a sketch by what looks like Wilf Morgan
 An Ostrich Farm, A Sitter  near Graaf Reinet
Five illustrations for Novel in a Nutshell
 Mr Stanley J. Weyman  author of A Gentleman of France
 A Day With The Henman Harriers by Angus McNeill  full page showing seven sketches
 Miss Winifred Emery as Miss Elizabeth Linley at the Comedy Theatre  Full page photograph by Alfred Ellis of Upper Baker Street NW London
 Dick Sheridan at The Comedy Theatre: Miss Pattie Brown - Miss Elizabeth Emery - Miss Emery - Mr H. B. Irving  four scenes on a full page
 Miss Ettie Williams as Annchen in The Piper of Hemelin at The Comedy theatre  rieve
 Miss Ettie Williams  photograph by Lafayette of Dublin
 The Connoisseur by A. g. Tagliaferro  full page from a photogravure by Paulussen of Vienna
 Two Warriors Carrying a Young lady in a Palanquin by Kunisada Exhibited at the Goupil Gallery  
 Un Deuil by H. Jamet at the Paris Salon  
 The Fugitive by Professor T. Portaels at the Grafton Gallery  
 A Bacchante by T. B. Kennington  
At The Opera by C. Hermans at the Grafton
 .."A Portrait" by Miss Helen Donald Smith at The Grafton Gallery  
 When The "Kye" Come Hame by H. W. B. Davis RA  
 The Lock at Shiplake by Max Ludby  
 Henley by Max Ludby  view of the river and bridge
 The Light Side of Nature - The Tragedian and Voice from the Gods  Full page comedy sketch by Fred Hall
 A New Sort of Deer  full page comical sketch by Frank Hassall
 Simon The Cellarer by Cecil Alden  Full page comical sketch showing a monk testing a bottle of brandy in the wine cellar
Full page Comedy Sketch by Phil May
 Breezy March by Dudley Hardy  Full Page sketch showing a fashionable young lady
The Viscacha animal -  The Binturong  -  The Hyrax  
 Mr Edwin J. Brett  engraving from a photograph by F. t. Palmer, Kingston
The Armoury of Mr Edwin J. Brett Portuguese Bowl Hilted Rapier, End of The Reign of Elizabeth Sword - Armet of Blued Steel, worn by The Duke of Savoy, 1500 - Chanfrein Fashioned as a Marine Monsters Head - Helmet, Reign of Henry VIII - German Cap a Pie Suit of Fluted Maximilian Armour
 The Electric Light Works of The Livet Company at Halifax  -  Front View of The Furnace  - MR Glaskins Explains  sketch by M. Price
 Mlle. Naya  French music hall singer sketch by M. Price
 Mr Arthur Cook  cross country runner
 Liebig Companys Extract of Beef  advert
Fashionable Bonnets: Yorke Bonnet and Scarf - A Novel Hat - A Pretty Bonnet  
 Mr Tom White of Epsom  horse racing Keenlyside.
 Challenge Cups For Hunters Presented by Sir Walter Gilbey

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:

Panorama of the Week includes ref. Mr Gladstone - - The Gambia Colony etc

Notes From the Concert Room - The Late Madame Patey - born Jane Monach Whytock

Our Oldest Living Composer - Mr Charles Salaman - interview

How Mr Gladstone Became Sir Andrew Clark's Patient

Mr T. E. Ellis MP with mention of Mr Brunner Mp South Wales Daily News and Goleuad - Cymru Fydd - info. Thomas Edward Ellis

A Novel in a Nutshell - Carmelita's Lovers by Avery Macalpine - short story with illustrations by A. J. Finbury ?

An Ostrich Farm

The Book and Its Story - The Sieur de Marsac - Book review column of " A Gentleman of France by Stanley J. Weyman by MP

And They Still Com (To the Minor Poets) - Verse by W. A. M.

Hors D'Oeuvres by Marmiton

Badminton Echoes by Bugle

An interview with Miss Ettie Williams

Art Notes

From the Dustbin to the Electric Light - A Chat With Mr Glaskin of the Livet Company of Halifax

The Progress of the Prudential Assurance Company

Souvenir du Bal by FWF - poem

The World of Sport by Olympian - Football - Cricket - Athletics - Golf - Aquatics

Parliament by a Rash Radical - By a Cautious Conservative

Racing Notes by Captain Coe Keenlyside.

Small Talk

Notes From the Exchange - All is Not Gold That Glitters - S. Simon Esq. of Lamb, Shearer and Co. Capel Court

Our Ladies pages by Florence - info Florence Fenwick Miller 

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 one 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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