1901 THE SKETCH Magazine (3540) Cobra Disaster, Miss Edna May, Pinero, Kitty Gordon

Product code: SOLD
Out of stock
PayPal Checkout
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 20 pages ( 40 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 Edna May Full front page, photo by Bassano
Sir Thomas Lipton by tom Brown Full page
A New and Hitherto Unpublished Portrait of Sir Thomas Lipton, photo by W Blain
The Cobra Disaster: The Funeral Procession of Mr F. Cole RN, Warrant Officer, Passing Kingston Church, photo by Russell and Sons
Typical Scenes from "Iris" Mr Pineros New Play at The Garrick Theatre: Mr Oscar Asche and Miss Fay Davis
Typical Scenes from "Iris" Mr Pineros New Play at The Garrick Theatre: Mr Dion Boucicault, Miss Beryl Faber, Miss Fay Davis, Mr Charles Bryant, photo by Alfred Ellis and Walery
Bathroom and A Glimpse of The Duchess of Cornwall and Yorks Bedroom, Night Coach York Royal Train
Private Dining Room, day Coach "Cornwall"..
Dining Car, "Sandringham".. Photos by W Notman and sons Montreal
Lady Helen Stewart, Whose Engagement to Lord Stavordale was Announced last Week, photo by Bullingham
The Duchess of Sutherland and Lady Rosemary, photo by Fall of Baker Street
Mr Robert Barnard, Manager of The Parsons Turbine company who Was Drowned in The Cobra, photo by West and son
Lieutenant Bosworth Smith, The Officer in Charge of The Cobra, who Went Down with His Ship
Mrs Cyril Maude (Miss Winifred Emery) and Her Daughters, photo by Lafayette
A Scene from "Iris" at The Garrick Theatre, Miss Fay Davis and Mr Charles Bryant, photo by Alfred Ellis and Walery
Latest and Best Photo of Major General Sir Alfred Gaselee, Who Has Just Returned from Chinaphoto by Bourne and Shepherd simla
Miss Maude Fealy in Sherlock Holmes, photo by Esme Collings
Sherlock Holmes at The Lyceum, The Scene in The Gas Chamber, Mr Ralph Delmore, Mr William Gillette, Miss Maude Fealy, photo by Byron
Mrs Maesmore Morris The Beautiful Australian Actress Who Plays Miss Pinsent in "Iris" at the Garrick, photo by Alfred Ellis and Walery
Miss Phylis Broughton, photo by Alfred Ellis and Walery
Miss Gertrude Elliott (Mrs J. Forbes Robertson) Who Has Just Presented Her Husband With a Baby Girl near full page photo by Fellows Willson
Miss Kitty Gordon Full page photo by Bassano
Balmoral Castle, The Kings Residence on Deeside - The Ball Room, Balmoral - Crathie Church Where His Majesty Will Attend Divine Service - Old Mar Castle, the Residence of Princ eDolgorouki - Glen Muick, The Highland Home of Lord Glenesk - Abergeldie Castle Where The DUke of Connaught Will Stay, photos by Milne , Ballater
Miss Ada Reeve in Her Boudoir, photo by R W Thomas
Scenes From "The Undercurrent" at The Criterion: Miss Violet Vanbrugh and Miss Compton - Miss Anna Robinson and Mr A. E. Matthews, photos by Alfred Ellis and Walery
Amateur Theatricals at Leckenby Castle
The Yorkshire Cricket Team, Champion Couty for 1901: E. Wainwritht - Mr E. Smith - Mr L. Whitehead - Lord Hawke - W. Rhodes - D. Hunter - J. Tunnicliffe - G. H. Hirst - D. Denton - Mr T. L. Taylor - Mr F. Mitchell - J. T. Brown, photo by Durhams
The Motor Bus: A Steam Carriage in 1828 - Sir Charles Dances Attempt in 1831 - From paddington to The City in 1833 - Steam Carriage for Common roads in 1833 - A Procession of Steam Carriages in 1833 - Between Birmingham and London , 1839 - 4
Miss Beryl Faber in "Iris" at the Garrick, photo by Langfier
Mr Carlisle D. Graham, As He Was Dressed for His Swim through the Niagara Rapids
- The Late Miss MAud Willard and Mr Carlisle D. Graham. Miss Willard Died Soon After Being Taken From the Barrel in which she was carried about in The Niagara Whirlpool for Six Hours
The Late President McKinley Driving About The State Reservation, Niagara Falls, Three Hours Before He Was Shot on Friday Sept 6, photo by Orrin E Dunlap
Mr Forbes Robertson as Othello A Part That He Will Play on Tour Full page, photo by W and D Downey
Mrs Patrick Campbel As The Second Mrs Tanqueray at The Royalty Full page, again by Downey
American Production of The Great Haymarket Success, "The Second in Command", Mr John drew as Major Christopher Bingham Full page, photo by Byron
American Production of The Great Haymarket Success, "The Second in Command", Miss Ida Conquest, Mr John Drew, Mr Guy Standing, Miss Ida Vernon, Mr Oswald Yorke
American Production of The Great Haymarket Success, "The Second in Command", Act III, photos by Byron
Mr Frank de Jong, The Well Known South African Entrepreneur, photo by Duffus Brothers, Johannesburg
In Port: Old And Crusty Full page sketch of fishermen by E S Hodgson
Visit of The Czar to France: Our Special Artist at Dunkirk by Tom Browne Full page comical sketch
Dunrobin Castle From the East, Sutherlandshire, The Highland Home of The Duke of Sutherland, photo by Valentine
Miss Ellen Terrys Grandchildren: Rosie and Peter Craig
Miss Ellen Terrys Grandchildren: Robin and Philip Craig, photos by Window and Grove
 Miss Lily Hanbury as Marita in "A Royal Rival" at the Duke of York, photo - Window and Grove
Miss Louie Freear, photo by Hana
Miss Clara Jecks, photo by Martin and Sallnow
Miss Ada Reeve with her cycle, photo by R W Thomas
The Bartitzu Form of Japanese Wrestling, photo by the Biograph Studio
Five Mile Spruit on Melsetter Road, Rhodesia
Rhodesian Natives Washing Clothes

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 America Cup Race
Royalty on Rails
The Mother of Little Miss Forbes-Robertson
The Social Jester - Letters to Dollie with Foreign Postmarks (By Chicot)
The Duke and Duchess in the Dominion
Boudoir Interviews by Keble Howard
Cricket in 1901 
Some Sportsmen - Dolores
Niagara Falls in a barrel
Mr Frank De Jong
A Novel in a nutshell - On Shadow Range by Robert Machray
Musical and Theatrical Gossip mentioning Craig, Terry, Augustin Daly, Charles Wyndham, Isaac Henderson, Cecil Raliegh, Kinsey Piele, Charles Wibrow, Mr H Saintsbury, Ada Reeve, Kate Curler, Captain Basil Hood, Edward German, Seymour Hicks.
The Man on the Wheel (Cycling) 
The Japanese Wrestlers
Our Ladies Pages - Frocks and Furbelowes

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 in 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. 

Condition Used
Product Code SOLD
Weight 0.251kg