1895 THE SKETCH Magazine Terry PADEREWSKI Besant RAVOGLI Fanny Lonnen (6121)

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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 26 pages ( 52 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:

The Late Duke of Hamilton Died At Algiers  full front page photograpoh by Elliott and Fry of Baker Street London W - info William Alexander Louis Stephen Douglas-Hamilton
Opening of the Bronte Museum at Haworth -:
 The Bronte Societys Museum Above the Yorkshire Penny Bank  
 Prospectus Proposed to Have Been Issued by the Bronte Sisters for Their Contemplated School  
 Branwell Brontes Chair in the Black Bull at Haworth  
 Some Scions of the House of Terry  three photographs of young children of the Terry Family but not sure which ones, ie. Kate - Ellen - Marion etc
 The Ladies Idol  full page light hearted sketch drawn by Phil May - this is a sketch of the famous pianist Ignacy Jan Paderewski playing a Brinsmead piano although there is no name to the drawing the "big hair" gives it away
 The Launch of HMS Renown  photograph by S. J. Allen of Pembroke Dock
Horse Show at Islington -:
 First Prize Single Harness Horse " Storm Bopy " Owned by Mr V. Vervaek of Croydon  man sitting at the coach with horse
 First Prize Hack " Gem of Gems " Owned by Mr Tom Jay of Putney  photograph of horse
 Champion Park Hack " Sound AFfair " Owned by Mr Egerton Clarke of St Jamess Stree London W.  horse only
 First Prize Tandem " Lord Windsor " and " Lord Bute " Owned by Mister T. D. John of St Fagans, Cardiff  
 Champion Hunter " Mystery " Owned by Mr J. H. Stokes of Market Harborough  horse and Handler
 Invitation to the Editor from Viscount Hinton to View th Kinetoscope  
 Mrs J. Kent Spender  writer
 Miss Jannette Desborough  two photographs showing her as a fairy
 Mrs Annie Besant with Her Daughter ( Mrs Ernest Scott aka Mabel Emily Besant-Scott ) and Her Grand-daughter  
 The Sisters Ravogli  full page photograph showing two young ladies by Falk of New York
Four scenes from " Baron Golosh " At the Trafalgar Theatre - Miss Florence Perry - Mr Harry Paulton - Miss Melnotte - Mr Humphrey - Miss Alice Lethbridge - Mr E.J.Lonnen
 Mrs Alfred Hart  photograph by Cassar of Malta
The Ranelagh Club at Barn Elms -:
 The Entrance Hall  
 The Staircase  
 The Yellow Dining Room  
 The Billiard Room  
 Herr and Madame Stavenhagens  pianist
 Miss Maude Hill  full page photograph by Hana of The Strand
Art of the Day
 Bon Jour by Tennyson Cole  full page of a young girl
 Miss Kitty Jollie by Sam G. Enderby  
 The Origin of the Harp by Thadeus  
Fifteen scenes from " Fanny " at the Strand Theatre - Mr J. L.Shine - Miss Kate Lee - Miss May Whitty - Mr W. H. Day - Miss Alma Stanley - Mr T. P. Haynes - M. Miel - Mr Owen Harris - photographs by Alfred Ellis of Upper Baker Street London NW
 Mr Edward Clodd - Author  
 The Governor of Fiji - Sir John Thurston  
 Lady Thurston  
 Government House at Suva, Fiji  
 The Light Side of Nature - Tall Smoker - Short Smoker  full page comical sketch by Dudley Hardy
Full page comical sketch by Gunning King
Full page comical sketch by Louis Weierter - aka Weirter and Whirter
Full page comical sketch by Melton Prior - a lady walking along a sea front promenade
 Mr W. Clifford Weblyn - Journalist of the Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News  
 Mr C. Kinloch Cooke  
 Mr Alfred Ewen Fletcher - Of the Daily Chronicle  
 Kodet Camera from Kodak  advert
 Hovis Bread  advert
The Empire of India Exhibition at Earls Court
 Imre Kiralfy  
 Mosque to be Used by the Mahommedans at Earls Court  
 A Door in a Jugglers Hall  
The Home of Shaksperes Mother
 The House, From Wilmcote Village in Warwickshire  
 View from the Bakehouse  
 The Best Room  
 Aspinalls Oxidised Enamel  advert
Hampton and sons furniture advert
 Premier Vinolia Soap - Dentifrice - Shaving Stick  full age advert
 Preparing to Start from An Old Drawing by Rowlandson  
W Simms (Jockey) photo by Clarence Hailey of St Johns Wood
 The Cyclist Mr Sigismund Fitzka  photo by Moser Vienna
 Fashions - Louis Cape  
 The New Sedan Perambulator  

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:
Opening of the Bronte Museum at Haworth - by H. E. Wroot
Train Timetables
At Random by L. F. Austin
The Royal School of Art Needlework
Small Talk Sleekburnc.
The Women of India - A Chat With Mrs Annie Besant
Notes from Opera and Theatre by Monocle
A Novel in a Nutshell - Adam's Picaninny by Mrs Alfred Hart - Short story
A Friend of Schoolboys - "The Impregnable City" by Max Pemberton - book review
The Ranelagh Club at Barn Elms
Hors Doeuvres by Marmiton
the Royal Academy II
The Literary Lounger Sleekburnc.
The Book and Its Story - review of Evolution in a Nutshell "A Primer of Evolution " by Edward Clodd
Fiji and Its Governor - Sir John Thurston
Journals and Journalists of Today - Mr Clifford Weblyn and the Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News
Editors Chair to Hustings - A Talk With Mr Alfred Ewen Fletcher
India Idealised - Mr Imre Kiralfy - by THL
The home of Shakspere's Mother by H. Snowden Ward
World of Sport by Olympian - Cricket Golf Cycling
Racing Notes by Captain Coe
Our Ladies Pages - by Florence - Florence Fenwick Miller
Parliament by a Rash Radical - The Tories and mr Chamberlain with mention of Mr Michael Hicks-Beach - Lord Selborne - Sir William Harcourt
Parliament By a Cautious Conservative - The Revolting Peers Sons with mention of the Hon. G. N. Curzon - Hon. W. St John Brodrick - Lord Selborne - - - The Position of a Peer with mention of MR George Nathaniel Curzon
Notes from the Exchange - "All is Not Gold that Glitters" - from S Simon Esq of Lamb, Shearer and Co of Capel Court
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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