1895 THE SKETCH Magazine Jane Hading MAUD RENE Augustus Sala VANBURGH (1510)

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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 32 pages ( 64 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 Maud Rene (Mrs Sims Reeves)  full front page photograph by The Artistic Photographic Company, Oxford Street, W.
 Where the Johnson Club Meets - From the Menu Card  
The de Groote Wedding in Constantinople - Count Donnersmark - M. de Groote - Madame de Groote - Sir Philip Curry - Lady Currie (aka Violet Fane) - Miss Neyt - Miss de Saurma-Jeitsch  - info. Lady Currie wrote under the pen name of Violet Fane born Mary Montgomerie Lamb Sleekburnc.
 Miss Irene Vanbrugh as Kitty Clive at the Royalty Theatre  full page photograph by Walery of Regent Street W. London
 Mr H. Seppings Wright - Who Represents The Illustrated London News in Ashanti  photograph
 The Detachment From the Scots Guards for Ashanti  
A Letter From Mr. George Augustus Sala on headed notepaper to Edward Levy Esq - info. probably Edward Levy-Lawson
 ..." The Makado " at Landport By the Portsmouth and Southsea Amateur Dramatic Society  a stage scene photographed by West of Southsea - a list of some of the cast in the description Mr Frank Tebbutt as Nanki-Poo - Dr. J. Kyffin as Ko-Ko - Lieutneant Hastings DOyly RN as Pooh Bah and Miss Florence Lincoln as Yum Yum Sleekburnc.
An engraving of what looks like a bookmark for The Childrens Salon proclaiming What the Children of the Rich are Doing for the Children of the Poor
 Miss Eva Wiliams  actress - photograph by Hana of the Strand
 Lord Roseberry at Newmarket  horses and riders in the street - photograph by Clarence Hailey of Newmarket
Ten scenes from " The Rivals " at the Court Theatre - Miss Nancy Noel - M. MIel -Mr William Farren - Mr Arthur Williams - Mr Brandon thomas - Mr Sydney Brough - Mrs John Wood
 The Light Side of Nature  full page comical sketch by Hounsom Byles Keenlyside.
 A Personal Matter  full page comical sketch by Will Owen
Comical Hunting sketch by Maurice Greiffenhagen - Full page
Full page comical sketch by Phil May
 Mr Lawrencr DOrsay  
 Miss Marie Dagmar - Mrs DOrsay  photograph by Lombardi, Pall Mall East
 The Tube Building Shrimp  small engraving
 Jane Hading from a painting by Julius Rolshoven  full page -info. Jane Hading French actress born Jeanne-Alfrédine Tréfouret (1859 - 1941)
 An Altar Piece of Peruginos in the National Gallery  
 Market Place at Tehuantepec in Mexico  from a painting by Mortimer Menpes
 Mexico - Zapateco Women Leaving Church  from a painting by Mortimer Menpes
 Miss Jessie as Patatout The Imperial Bugler in "The Old Guard" .. Photograph by Henderson of Rochdale
 Mappin and Webb s Art Silver Christmas Reive Presents  full page advert showing various ideas for gifts
 Bovril  advert
 Edwards Harlene for the Hair  advert
 Prince Troubetzkoy Russian painter  
 Portrait of a Lady by Prince Troubetzkoy  
 Mellins Emulsion Of Cod Liver Oil and Hypophosphites for Coughs Colds and Bronchitis  full page advert from a drawing by " Mac "
 Ellimans Embrocation  advert from a drawing by John Burgess
 Pelican Self Feeding Pen  advert
 Players Navy Cut Cigarettes  advert showing a lady
 Mr E. R. Balfour Captain of Oxford Rugby Football Club  
 Peter Robinson Ladies Fashions  advert
Thorpe et Cie - Court Dressmakers of New Bond St - A Smart Toque  advert showing ladies fashion
 Mulhens Rhine Violets and 4711 Eau de Cologne  advert
Fashions - Two hat and dress designs
 The Parisian Dimaond Company of Bond Street etc  full page advert
 Blondeau et Cie of Malden Crescent London  full page Vinolia advert showing "Useful and Beautiful Christmas Presents"

Sketch Literary Supplement Cover - Full page drawn by Gilbert James showing a Mary Had a Little Lamb scene
 Wilson and Gill  full page advert
Scene from Pride and Prejudice - from a drawing by Hugh Thomson
 Mister C. F. Keary author of Herbert Vanlennert  
 The Old Man of the Sea From Sinbad the Sailor  from a black and white drawing by William Strang
 The Serpent in Sinbads Third Voyage  from a black and white drawing by J. B. Clark
Illustration from S. Baring Gould s "A Book of Nursery Rhymes - Goosey Goosey Gander "
 The Ball Dance in Ancient Greece  - - -  The Elizabethan Cushion Dance  
 Mr J. L. Clark Keeper of the Advocates Library in Edinburgh  
 Mr H. Morrison Librarian of the Edinburgh Free Library  
 Dr. Thomas Kingsmill Abbott  Sleekburnc.
 Mister T. W. Lyster  
 St James's Square - Staircase at No. 10 The Former Residence of Lord Chatham, Lady Blessington, Lord Derby and Mr Gladstone  engraving
 St Catherine Reading by Correggio  
 The Madonna with St George by Correggio  
 Mr. Charles Lowe Author of A Fallen Star  
 The Scene a Wood, A Shepherd Tip Toe Creeping - From Austin Dobsons Story of Rusina  small engaving
 frontispiece of  Fairy Tales of The Slav Peasants and Herdsmen  
 Drawing from the Merry Wives of Windsor  
 Hovis Bread Cure for Indigestion  advert
 Cadburys Cocoa  full page advert - an engraving showing a border of coca beans on a plant

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:
The Omar Khayyam Club
The Johnson Club
The Crown Lease Proprietary Company Ltd Share Subscription List - Full page with a list of Directors, a Prospectus etc
Mr Sims Reeves
The Literary Lounger
Small Talk
The Ashanti Expedition
Racing Notes by Captain Coe
The Theatre
Courtin' or Cutshin by John Fox Junior
Hors Doeuvres by Marmiton
The Minor Poet of Crackers - Short story
World of Sport by Olympian includes Football Cricket Golf Cycling an Athletics
At Random by L. F. Austin
Our Ladies Pages - by Florence - Florence Fenwick Miller
City Notes
The Book and Its Story - review of a book by Miss Lilly Grove - " Dancing"
What Edinburgh Reads - What Dublin Reads
The Literary Lounger

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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Weight 0.251kg