My Lockdown Life: Day 445

COLLAGE SOURCE(S) Charles Samuel Keene’s “To Be Quite Accurate” illustration from p. 286 of the 11 June 1887 issue of Punch (vol. 92) (personal photo of London Library copy of Punch) Gold frame is from the Birmingham Museums Trust painting The Knight (1986P112) PHOTO LOCATION IALS (Institute of Advanced Legal Studies), London THOUGHTS The PunchContinue reading “My Lockdown Life: Day 445”

My Lockdown Life: Day 442

COLLAGE SOURCE(S) Thomas Benjamin Kennington’s “Reading the Letter” (1885) Joseph Clayton Clark’s “A Reader of the Era” (c.1900) – used in My Lockdown Life: Day 275 Georges Merle’s “L’Envoûteuse” (The Sorceress) (1883) – used in My Lockdown Life: Day 391 PHOTO LOCATION Photo 1: Newsroom, British Library, London Photo 2: Next to the King’s Library,Continue reading “My Lockdown Life: Day 442”

My Lockdown Life: Day 436

COLLAGE SOURCE(S) Figure from Edward Linley Sambourne’s “The Japanese School at the Royal Academy” from the 4 February 1888 issue of Punch (vol. 94, p. 50) (personal photo of London Library copy of Punch) PHOTO LOCATION Photo 1: Escalator to the Jubilee Line in Green Park Station, London Photo 2: Front of the house atContinue reading “My Lockdown Life: Day 436”

My Lockdown Life: Day 434

COLLAGE SOURCE(S) Figure from John Tenniel’s “The Nemesis of Neglect” from the 29 September 1888 issue of Punch (vol. 95, p. 151)(personal photo of London Library copy) PHOTO LOCATION Photo 1: Evening Standard kiosk, Regent Street, St. James’s, London Photo 2: Blue hoardings around the newly demolished Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre and an orangeContinue reading “My Lockdown Life: Day 434”

My Lockdown Life: Day 433

COLLAGE SOURCE(S) Edward Linley Sambourne’s “The Angel in ‘The House’ Or, The Result of Female Suffrage (A Troubled Dream of the Future)” from the 14 June 1884 issue of Punch (vol. 86, p. 279) (hand coloured)(personal photograph of London Library copy) PHOTO LOCATION Photo 1: Her Majesty’s Theatre, Haymarket, St. James’s, London Photo 2: PoppiesContinue reading “My Lockdown Life: Day 433”