1910 SKETCH Magazine CONSTANCE COLLIER Stewart-Richardson PUTNAM-GRISWOLD (2090

Product code: 11May1910 (2090) 16Dec2019
Original Antique Magazine Dated 1910 DEATH OF EDWARD VII Constance Collier JAPANESE GARDEN Kato PUTNAM GRISWOLD Liane de Pougy CONSTANCE STEWART-RICHARDSON Maud Maitland Savile. Plus much more; see main description


The Sketch

Original Victorian Magazine

Dated 1910

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The Late King Edward VII A Hitherto Unpublished Portrait of His Late Majesty... - full page (fp) frontispiece.

Doctors Who Attended The King During His Illness: Sir Francis H. LAking - Sir James Reid - Dr Bertrand Dawson - Sir R. Douglas Powell - Dr St Clair Thomson - fp showing x5photos.

News of The Kings Death: Royal Standard at Half Mast over buckingham Palace - The final Bulletin Announcement of the Kings Deach Outside Buckingham Palace - An Old Retainer of the Royal household Fixing a Paper to the Palace Railings - People Reading the Early Morning News Posted Outside the Mansion House - fp showing x4photos.

Military Mourning for King Edward VII: Chaning the Guard at St James Palace - Horse Guards Bearing a Crepe Hung Standard, A Sign of Mourning - Muffled Drums at The Changing of the Guard - fp showing x4photo.

How Gamblers Cheat: Coat and Vest Machine - The Bridge - The Keplinger Hold Out - Pipe Reflector - The Bag - The Cuff Pocket - Button Deal - Sleeve Hold Out - Attachment Sleeve Hold Out - Ring hold Out - 2 Diagrams.

Cuff Comments Page with x6 thumbnail sketches by George Morrow.

Mr Hall Caine and His Work Room in a Cottage in the Grounds of Greeba Castle, Isle of Man - fp showing x5photos (two of Hall Caine).

Small Talk page: Rev Joseph Wood Resigning the Headmastership of Harrow - American Actress Florence Kahn, and Mr Max Beerbohm - Miss Denny Grandaughter of Sir Cuthbert Quilter - Mrs Claude Askew the Author - The Countess of Rosslyn (nee Vera Mary Bayley - x6photos within article.

The Founder of The Boy Scouts: General Sir Robert (Peter Pan) Baden-Powell in Boy Scout Costume - fp with a jamboree of scouts in the background; setting by The Sketch from a number of photographs by Illustrations Bureau, WGP, Sparks Co., LNA and Bolak: Portrait of General Baden Powell by Kate Pragnell. Plus caption article (approx 200wds).

Crowns Coronets Courtiers announcing engagements/marriages: Miss Nellie Post Daughter of Arthur Post of the USA and of Lady Barrymore - Mr Montague Eliot Who is to Marry Miss Post - The Hon. Mrs Ffarington Daughter of Lord Wallscourt (info. nee Margaret Phyllis Blake) to Marry Mr Tom Curtis - Miss Mabel Frances Dufort Engaged to Mr Patrick Vyvian - Miss Evelyn Butler to Marry the Hon Rupert Drummond - Miss Constance Churchill Daugher of Offord Churchill Engaged to Lt Baillie-Grohman - Miss Ethel Elliot-Seymour to Marry Mr Eric Bonham - x7photos of the ladies (apart from Mr Montague Eliot) within the articles.

Miss Maude Maitland Savile Who Is Engaged reiveto The Earl of Carnwath - fp showing x3photos of the lady and one of the Earl, by Beresford, and Rita Martin.

Two scenes from The Islander at The Apollo Theatre: Miss Mary Dibley, Mr Neil Kenyon and Miss Elaine Inescourt - Mr Sam Walsh - and others.

Cartoon: Am Tag! Die Deutschen Kommen! A Masked Raid on Yarmouth Beach - fp cartoon drawn by W. Heath Robinson.

Three Photos of the Nest of Red Tailed Buzzards by W. L. Finley and H. T. Bohlmann.

Photogaphy Technique in the Tree Tops: Photographing a Nest of The Red Tailed Buzzard or Hawk in a Great Cotton Tree - fp photograph by Finley and Bohlmann

Keynotes Page (opera singers): Miss Carrie Tubb - Miss Edith Evans - Miss Caroline Hatchard - Mme Zelie de Lussan - Miss Ruth Vincent with her Son Budge - Miss Maggie Teyte - Miss Betty Booker - Miss Muriel Terry - Miel - x8photos within the article.

Funny sketch: The Waiter and The Kleptomaniac - fp drawn by Charles Crombie.

M. Marcel Prevost, Chairman of Sardou in the French Academy, An Analyst of Woman - photo by Gerschel.

King Edward VII as Sportsman: The King in Highland Dress - fp photo; 3inch tear to this page.

Consort of The New Sovereign: Queen Mary - fp photo by Ernest H. Mills; see scan for tear as above.

The New King George V - fp photo.

Leaders of Fashion and Earl Portraits of King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra - fp showing x9photosof them, and others, at various ages.

Queen Victoria, King Edward, Queen Alexandra, King George, Late Duke of Clarence, King of Greece - fp showing x9photos; at various ages.

King Edward Leading in His Derby Winner, Minoru, Through the Large Crowds at Epsom - fp photo by Sport and General.

The Last Snapshot of King Edward About to Board His Yacht at Calais - fp photo by GPUA.

King Edward VII with His Famous Horse Minoru - double centre page showing the horse with Herbert Jones Up, Kings Trainer Mister Richard Marsh, and Lord Marcus Beresford Manager of the Kings Thoroughbreds. The centre fold has fold has binding witness marks..

The younger Sons of King George and Queen Mary: Prince Henry William Frederick Albert - Prince Albert Frederick Arthur George - Prince George Edward Alexander Edmund - Prince John Charles Francis - fp showing x4photos; three by Lafayette, and one by Ralph of Dersingham.

Princess Victoria Alexandra Alice Mary the Only Daughter of the King and Queen - fp photo by Lafayette.

Buckingham Palace, Showing (x) the Windows of the Room in Which King Edward Died - half page.

Firing the Sixty Eight Minute Guns the Day Following the Kings Death: The Royal Artillery in St James's Park - hp photo.

King George V and His Heir, Prince Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David - fp showing them in naval uniform; photo by Kirk and Sons.

Close Friends of Edward VII: Lt Col. George L. Holford - Lord Burnham - Count Albert D. Mensdorff - Lord Suffield - Mr Alfred C. De Rothschild - Mr Arthur Sassoon - Marquis de Soveral of Portugal - Lord Alington - Sir Ernest Cassell - Lord Farquhar - fp showing x10 photos by various.

Miss Constance Collier American Actress - fp photograph by Sarony; mark to centre see scan.

Lady Constance Stewart-Richardson the Society Classical Dancer - dp showing two portraits by Lallie Charles

Double page titled Where None Need Search the Cucumber for Sunbeams: In Sunny Japan - When the WIstaria is in Bloom in a Japanese Garden - x3 photos by Kato of fashionable Japanese ladies walking in a garden.

Fp showing x4photos of greetings during the day titled The Politest People: The Genuflections (and other Bendings) of The Japanese - photos by Underwood and Underwood, Keystone View Company, and Pilippa Hutin.

Mme Liane de Pougy, Femme de Lettres, and THE Hat - fp showing x3 photos of the lady and her hats by Reutlinger - plus caption article (approx 200wds) on the court case at Versailles brought by Mme de Pougy and Prince Ghika against various people on remarks made about her hat etc.

The Redskin Opera "Poia" Founded on a Legend of the Black Feet on the Stage of the Royal Opera House, Berlin - x4scenes showing Mr Putnam Griswold the American opera singer and others

Queu'rious! - Aunt Martha the Short Sighted - full pagecomical sketch drawn by Starr Wood.

Two sketches on a full page by Hope Read.

Captain Adrian Jones Working on the "Driver of the Chariot" for his Equestrian Group[ for Burtons Arch, Constitiution Hill; A Boy Model Posing for Him.

French Policeman Holding Mme Liane de Pougy's Much Discussed Hat.

Golf and The Ladies Championship at Westward Ho! and the Scene of the Meeting: Miss F. Hezlet Dirving From the Sixth Tee - Miss Ormsby Bunkered on the Way to the Fifth - Miss C. Leitch Bunkered on the Way to the Fifth - On the Seventeenth Green - x4photos by Dixon and Co. within golfing articles.

Ladies Fashion: Paisley Silk Blouse with Kimono Sleeves -0 Serge Costume Trimmed with Braid and Buttons, and Hat.

The Saloon Staircase nthe GER SS Dresden - small photo.


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:

Motley Notes by Keble Howard - The Kings Death.

The Clubman.

Cuff Comments by Wadham Peacock.

Small Talk - various.

Crowns Coronets Courtiers - various.

The Stage from the Stalls by EFS (Monocle)with Reviews: Mister Irvings Revival - Helena's Path - Mr Bourchier's Play.

Growls by Cosmo Hamilton.

Keynotes - The Plea for State Aid to British Music, and Mr Galloway.

The Literary Lounger.

Novel in a Nutshell - short story by Emeric Hulme Beaman.

On The Links (golf) by Henry Leach.

Womans Ways by Ella Heopworth Dixon.

The Perfect Man by WDFV.

The Woman About Town.

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The Sketch was a British illustrated weekly newspaper with a high photographic content, published between February 1893 and June 1959, by the Illustrated London News Company. It was primarily a Victorian society magazine with regular features on royalty and the aristocracy, theatre, sports and arts.

Twenty five pages (50 sides). It measures 360 x 250 mm (14.25 x 9.75 "). The orig. advertising wrap/cover is missing. The front page (frontispiece) is intact. The spine is loose with binding witness marks where once bound. There is some age yellowing with some spotting. Some of the pages may be loose, and have minor cuts tears and blemishes due to their great age - anything more than minor will be mentioned in the main body of the description. The engravings vary in size. The images are in black and white unless otherwise stated.

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 two pages missing, so if you are looking for something in particular in this issue PLEASE ASK. If you require information on size of articles (i.e. number of words), sizes of images, please ask before bidding or buying. The process of the page numbering in The Sketch carry on from the previous issue and therefore do not start at number 1. This item will be packaged in a tube and sent Royal Mail Small Parcels. IMPORTANT This postal service does not include tracking. If tracking is required please contact me for prices.The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only.

The descriptive text in my listing, details 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 printed text.

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Product Code 11May1910 (2090) 16Dec2019