1895 THE SKETCH MAGAZINE Reddick Ida Rene Foyers Falls Wrestlers Huxley (4310)

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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:

Miss Reddick Full Front Page
A Living Pack of Cards at Carisbrooke Full page with five photographs by W Scorer of Havant
A Pug Dog
The New Recreation Ground at Sayes Court, Deptford Where John Evelyn Lived article and two photos by Thankfull Sturdee
Our Artist on The Job Again Full page sketch by Phil May SleekburnC.
Japanese Tableaux at Dover two half page photos by Martin Jacolette of Dover
The Shop Girl for The Provinces: Miss Violet Friend, Miss Marie Winter, Mr Tom Fancourt adn Mr Harry Phydora Also a list of the cast and characters
..."Shop Girl" For the Provinces - Miggles and Hooley ( John Humphreys and Tom Fancourt )
Ada Smith ( Miss Ethel Hawthorn ) and Miggles
The Company photo of all the cast etc
The Kings Dragoon Guard in "Faust"... Photo by Arbensky norwich
The 1st Sussex Artillery Volunteers Coast Defence Gun photo H R Gibbs
1st Sussex Artillery Volunteers, Coast Defence Gun again
A panel illustrating Burns and Highland Mary
The duke of Sutherlands new Steam Yacht The Catania
The Bath Club, Dover Street
Miss Ida Rene Actress, Full page by London Stereoscopic
The Indian Exhibition by Night
Heatherleys art school - two sketches
The Old Showman, mentioning Punch and Judy and illustrated by 5 old engravings - The Lawn at the Surrey Zoological Society - Entrance lodge of same - masquerade at Ranelagh Gardens by Cruikshank - Grand Walk Marylebone Gardens - Vauxhall Gardens in the 18th C
A Belle of Beluchistan from a Photograph by Fred Bremner, Quetta a lady reading the Sketch magazine
Four quarter page Poses of Miss Mae Rose Baker
Edward Fitzgerald
Archdeacon Groome
Art of the Day Barbara by G. D. Leslie RA Full page
Going to The Fair, by Claude Hayes - After a Slight Fall of Snow by Claude Hayes - Whither? by Gilbert Forster
The Naval Manoeuvres Parade of Marine Artillery on the Quarter Deck of HMS Royal Sovereign - Cleaning Cannon
The Upper Falls of Foyers, Before Their Destruction near Loch Ness. Two half page photos by Symmonds and Thiele, Chancery
The Falls of Foyers, Before Their Destruction 2 Full page photographs by Valentine and sons Dundee
Madame Adam editor of La Nouvelle Revue in France
Byzantine Beauties
The Premiere Danseuse Full page
the Light Side of Nature Full page sketch
A lady cyclist Doubtful with an amusing caption. Full page by W. Owen
 Captain Woodgate - Captain Woodgate Suporting Five Men - The Woodgate Intrenching Tools - Bust of Captain Woodgate by Percy Wood - The Woodgate Automatic Rifle
The Last of the Argyll Rooms The Argyll Rooms in 1863 - The Argyll Rooms in 1828
An Old Grammar School Boston Photo and article
The hastings Chess Tournament The Players: A. H. Hall Treasurer - J. H. Blackburne - D. Janowski - R. Teichmann - H. Pillsbury - E. Sciffers - I Gunsbert - C. Schlecter - N. W. Van Lennep - T. H. Cole Chairman - A Walbrodt - B. Vergani - A Albin - J. Mieses - Dr Tarrasch - J. Watney, President - W. Steintz - H. E. Bird - G. Marco - M. Tchigorin Photograph
Mr T. Jennings, Sen. Trainer at Newmarket
The Wrestlers M. Salvator - Paul Pons - The Terrible Greek Mr Pierri - Pelix Bernard


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:
Ladies Page Fashions
 The Literary Lounger
The World of Sport by Captain Coe
Where Jon Evelyn lived
Heatherley's Art School
Interview with Madame Adam
A Chat with a Military Inventor
Novel in a nutshell - Lucy : A Sketch - by H T Farrant
Hastings Chess Tournament
Professor Huxley on Lobster
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 1 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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Weight 0.251kg