1895 THE SKETCH Magazine MELBOURNE CYCLISTS Indian Village ILKA PALMAY Mascagni (5210)

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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 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:

A Girl and Boy at the Botanic Fete in Regents Park full front page photograph by Messrs Russel and Sons of Baker Street London W
The Greek Play at Bradfield - eight scenes - Mr Wood hill - Mr P. A. Koppel - Mr A. . Gordon - Mr R. L. Finnis - and others
Full page comical sketch by Phil May
 The Empire of India Exhibition at Earls Court - The Queens Palace - - - A Street in The Indian City  
Some Pictures from the Late James Price Collection:
 Miss Harriet by George Romney  
 Kitt Fischer by Sir Joshua Reynolds  
 Lady Urith Shore by George Romney  
 Frauleine Ilka Palmay  opera singer from Hungary - three photographs by Krziwanek of Vienna - by Szekely of Vienna
 A Quartette of Melbourne Cyclists  photograph by Talma of Melbourne of four young ladies on bicycles Sleekburnc.
 A Medallion of Mr Locker-Lampson  
Picturesque Ireland -:
 Londonderry from Waterside  
 The Great ARch, Doaghbeg at Port Salon in Donegal  
 Doe Castle at Donegal  
 Devenish Abbey Round Tower and Lough ERne  
 Blaney Bay and Ross Point, Lough Erne, From Carrick Reach  
 East Strand and Great Northern hotel at Bundoran  
 A Donegal Spinner at Rosapenna, Mulroy Bay  lady at a spinning wheel
 Port Salon Strand and the Devils Backbone, From the Golf Links  
Full page - photographs by R. Welch of Belfast
Opera Singers:
 Signor Mascagni  photograph by Zaccaria of Florence
 Mlle Bellincioni  photograph by Bragi of Florence
 Madame Calve  photograph by Sarony of New York
The Baltic Canal Through the Sound, The Cattegat and Skager Rack
 A View of the The Canal  
 View onthe Canal at Knoop  
 One of the Canal Bridges  
 Flood Gate at Holtenau  
 A Typical Port  
 Heroes of the Cricket Field - Richardson the Surrey Lightning Bowler  full page from a drawing - Tom Richardson
 Mr Edward Grose Hodge of Messrs Sotheby, Wilkinson and Hodge  with his children or grandchildren - seller of rare books, manuscripts, prints, coins etc
 Miss dorothea Baird as Rosalind  full page photograph by Alfred Ellis of Upper Baker Street London NW
 Hermann Sudermann - Novelist and Playwright  
 The Maid in the Moon  photograph by Hana of the Strand with accompanying poem by JMB
 Mr H. W. Lucy  author of The Right Hon. W. E. Gladstone
ARt of the Day:-
 The Itinerant Phrenologist - Painting by Ralph Hedley  
 Miniature of Ivor Son of Mr Geoffrey Buxton - by Miss Ethel J. Rosenberg  
 Young Lions Walking by Harry Dixon  
Seven scenes from " The Triumph of the Philistines " At the St Jamess Theatre - Miss Juliette Nesville - M. Miel - Mr Waring - Mr Alexnader - Miss Elliott Page - Lady Monckton - Master Saker - Mr Esmond - Mr Robson - Mr Welch - Mr Hendrie Sleekburnc.
 Miss Juliette Nesville as Sally Lebrune  full page photograph by Alfred Ellis
The Somalis at the Crystal Palace:
 Chief Herse and His Wife Chairo  
 The Little Somalis  children
 A Camel Corps  
 The Village  
Photographs by R. W. Thomas of Cheapside - Messrs Negretti and Zambra
 Sowing and Reaping  two photographs on a full page of men working teh fields by Charles Knight of Newport isle of Wight
 The Light Side of Nature - Innocence Abroad  full page sketch by Frank Richards
Full page sketch by A. Callerson
 Illustrations for Novel in a Nutshell drawn by Ruth Hardy
 Hieratica Writing Paper  advert
 You Dirty Boy - Vinolia Soap  advert
 Mr Samuel French aged 30  
 Mr Samuel French  
 Dr Ridges Food for infants and Invalids  advert shwong the tin of food and coat of arms
 Aspinalls Oxidised Enamel  advert
 Hovis Bread  advert
 The Buluway Spring handicap Challenge up Presentedf by Mr J. Rhodes  engraving of the cup only
 Players Navy Cut Cigarettes  advert
Three fashion sketches by Albert
 A Smart Gown for Henley Regatta - from Madame Thorpe of 106 New Bond St  
 The Leopold Skirt Grip - 3d Each  

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 Greek Theatre at Bradfield

Bernhardt and Duse i n" Magda "

Small Talk with ref. to The Royal Visit to Shoreditch by the Duchess of Albany to the Childrens Geranium Club organised by Miss Edith Heather-Bigg and the Rev. Osborn Jay Vicar of holy Trinity Church with mention of Miss Ethel Heron-Maxwell - plus many other articles

The Baltic Canal - an article by R. F. Mcleod with mention of Herr Boden - Herr Dahlstrom

The Literary Lounger by O.O. ( Robertson-Nicoll )

At Random by L. F. Austin

A NOvel in a Nutshell - An Acquaintance Renewed by Mabel E. Wotton - short story

Hors Doeuvres by Marmiton Sleekburnc.

World of Sport by Olympian

Parliament by a Cautious Conservative on Uganda with mention of Sir William Harcourt - Mr Chamberlain - Lord Rosebery - The Man Who Would Be Bankrupt with mention of Mr William O'Brien - Mr Gully's Little Joke

Parilament by a Rash Radical - A Clever Leader with mention of Mr Balfour - Sir William harcourt - Mr Gladstone -  No Dissolution

Racing Notes by Captain Coe

Our Ladies Pages - by Florence - Florence Fenwick Miller

Notes From the Exchange S. Simon Esq of Lamb, Shearer and Co. Capel Court Sleekburnc.

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 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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