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”

My Lockdown Life: Day 432

COLLAGE SOURCE(S) Edward Linley Sambourne’s “February Fancies” illustration from the 1 March 1884 issue of Punch (vol. 86, p. 98) (personal photograph of London Library copy) PHOTO LOCATION Photo 1: Burlington Gardens entrance to the Royal Academy of Arts, London Photo 2: Frame on the wall of the Riverside Youth Club, Grove Street, Deptford

My Lockdown Life: Day 424

COLLAGE SOURCE(S) Figures from Aubrey Beardsley’s “The Toilet” (1896) Beardsley, Aubrey. “The Toilet.” The Savoy, vol. 1, January 1896, p. 161. The Savoy Digital Edition, edited by Christopher Keep and Lorraine Janzen Kooistra, 2018–2019. Yellow Nineties 2.0, Ryerson University Centre for Digital Humanities, 2019. PHOTO LOCATION Photo 1: Bus stop next to Russell Square (SenateContinue reading “My Lockdown Life: Day 424”

My Lockdown Life: Day 419

COLLAGE SOURCE(S) Edward Linley Sambourne’s “Fashion à la Shakespeare” (1897) from page 110 of the 11 September 1897 issue of Punch (vol. 13) on Despard Road, Islington, London “I have a suit wherein I mean to touch your love indeed.” (Othello, Act III, Scene 3) Punch 13 (11 Sept 1897): 110. PHOTO LOCATION Despard Road,Continue reading “My Lockdown Life: Day 419”

My Lockdown Life: Day 384

COLLAGE SOURCE(S) Max Beerbohm’s “Caricature of Mr. Beerbohm Tree” (1896) from the January 1896 issue of The Savoy (vol. 1, no. 1, p. 125) – sourced from The Savoy Digital Edition, edited by Christopher Keep and Lorraine Janzen Kooistra 2018-2019. Yellow Nineties 2.0, Ryerson University Centre for Digital Humanities, 2019, https://1890s.ca/savoyv1_beerbohm_caricature/ PHOTO LOCATION Khadija Saye “InContinue reading “My Lockdown Life: Day 384”

My Lockdown Life: Day 258

COLLAGE SOURCE(S) Alice Havers’s “Wide Awake” illustration from Cassell’s Christmas Annual (1890) PHOTO LOCATION Marchmont Street, London Thoughts I came across the Alice Havers illustration while browsing nineteenth-century Christmas annuals at the British Library. I can’t resist illustrations of kittens.

My Lockdown Life: Day 257

COLLAGE SOURCE(S) This collage was made for the December 2020 RSVP Digital Salon. It includes a variety of images from Victorian periodicals: Illustration of Queen Victoria’s family Christmas from the 23 December 1848 issue of the Illustrated London News “The Grocer’s Shop at Christmas” illustration from the 21 December 1850 issue of the Illustrated LondonContinue reading “My Lockdown Life: Day 257”

My Lockdown Life: Day 256

COLLAGE SOURCE(S) C. Harrison’s “Don’t Leave Your Shopping Until the Twenty-Fourth” illustration from page 265 of the 10 December 1898 issue of Punch (1898) “At a Loss Where to Begin” illustration from the cover of the December 1899 issue of Chatterbox PHOTO LOCATION Fork Deli, Marchmont Street, London