1894 THE SKETCH Magazine GEORGE DARLING LETTY LIND Beardsley Bond Boon (3600)

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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 Letty Lind in Go Bang at The Trafalgar Theatre - full front page from a photograph by Messrs Hills and Saudners, Sloane St. SW London
Mr Henry Harland sketched by Aubrey Beardsley
Mr Aubrey Beardsley sketched by Himself
The Cover of The Yellow Book by Aubrey Beardsley
Miss Jessie Bond as Helen Tapeleigh in Go Bang at The Trafalgar Theatre - full page
Mr W. H. Moore - small engraving of the horse trainer
Scenes from Go Bang at The Trafalgar Theatre: - Mr Sidney Howard - Mr Harry Grattan - Miss Astor , Mr Grattan and Mr G. Grossmith Jun - Mr Arthur Playfair, Mr J. Shine & Mr Frederick Rosse
Miss Alice Riley (Mrs Reynolds Petyon) - from a photograph by Alice Hughes, Gower Street
The Pulpit in Worcester Cathedral and prince Arthurs Chapel - x2 engravings
An Aristocratic Alliance at The Criterion Theatre with Mr Charles Groves, Miss Mary Moore and Mr Wyndham - from sketches by Ray Potter
The Christabel - photograph of the Screw Steam Yacht by A. Debenham, Cowes
Mr J Boon Editor of the Exchange Telegraph Company - from a photograph by Russell of Baker Street - info. Later ka Extel
Miss Hettie Chattell - near full page from a photograph by W. Berry, of Liverpool
South African Antelopes and Spanish Ibex - two illustrations for a book
Illustrations drawn by A. R. for Novel in a Nutshell
A Giddy Little Gadabout - small sketch by Ernest Goodson(?) depicting a song about the Butterfly Queen in a music hall production at the Theatre Royal Great Trington
Page entitled A Pedagogue Peer:
Sandsend Village, the Railway Station for Mulgrave Castle
Ruins of Old Mulgrave Castle
Mulgrave Castle and Lawn, East Front
Miss Peggy Pryde
Peggy Pryde As A Donah
Promoted Actresses: Miss Eliza Farren, Married The Twelfth Earl of Derby 1797 - d. 1829 - full page from a painting
Promoted Actresses: Mrs Anastasia Robinson, Married lord Peterborough circa 1724 - Miss Louisa Brunton, Arried The Earl of Craven 1807 - Miss Farren, Countess of Derby, In the Character of Emmeline - Miss Harriot Mellon Married The Duke of St Albans 1827 - Miss Mary Bolton Married the Second Baron Thurlow 1813
Promoted Actresses: Miss Lavinia Fenton Married The Third Duke of Bolton 1751 died 1760 - Miss Farebrother Married The Duke of Cambridge, Died 1890 - Miss Maria Foote, Married The Fouth Erl of Harrington 1831; Died 1867 - Miss Catherine Stephens Married The Fifth Earl of Essex: Died 1882
The Queen of Sweden and Norway - photograph by L. Szacinski, Christiania - Sophia of Nassau
Art of The Day:
Depeche Toi from a Painting by C. Chocarne Moreau - Full page
Bison on The Ossenborn (Winter) by F. A. Verner
Goring by Max Ludby Keenlyside.
Spring Morning (Bison) by F. A. Verner
The Last Quarter of the Honeymoon by C. Hermans
ONe Two Three Fire by Charles E. Marshall
Repairs Carefully Executed by Maud Cruttwel
The Virgin and Child painted by Various artists - Raphael - Bottecelli (four paintings)
The Light Side of Nature by Leslie Willson - Full page comical sketch of two men and a dog
Fame By Phil May - Amusing full page sketch
How is That for High, Di? by Dudley Hardy - full page sketch of a Lady in the gaiety girl style
Market Day by Davidson Knowles - full page showing a Gentleman smoking a pipe
In The New Cut drawn by J. B. Yeats - Full page
Grace Darlings Boat and Brother - photograph; with an interesting article
The Interior of Villa Fabbricotti at Florence - three photogaphs by G. Brogi of Florence
Full page of adverts: Players Cigarettes etc
Wilson and Gill Jewellery - half page advert
A German Carnival - two photographs by F. X. Ostermayr of Munich showing German dancers with hoops called hoopers. With related article describing the tradition.
F. J. Lawrence Hon, Secretary of Brighton Football Association
Ellimans Embrocation - full page advert
Brookes Soap - Full page advert. Monkey and moon series
Fashion - three dress designs sketched by Albert
Dividend Day at The Bank of England: David Piwell, The New Governor - Solving The Mysteries of Goschens - One of the Old School - A Blind Applicant - full page showing one photograph by Walery, and three sketches by W. D. Almond

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:

Company Issues of the Week

Once Upon a Time - poem by Kathleen Green

the Duke of York at Worcester

Miss Hettie Chattell

Novel in a Nutshell A Real Surprise by W. Carter Platts

A Pedagogue PeerSleekburnC.

chat with Miss Peggy Pryde

The Queen of Sweden and Norway

Sir John Dugdale astley

Grace Darling's Brother, George

The Method of Massenet (Jules Massenet)

Charles Kingsley's Birthplace


Ladies Page by 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 2 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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