VANITY FAIR (SPY) CARTOONS - UK and EIRE
From 1868 to 1914
Vanity Fair caricatures both lampooned and praised
eminent Victorian and Edwardian Politicians, Sportsmen, Lawyers
and other 'Men of the Day'. They are renowned throughout the world and highly
collectible. They range in price from a few $'s up to several hundred for
the scarcer & more sought after subjects.
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CAMBRIDGE HRH The Duke of: 'A military difficulty'. By At'd. Coloured.
Top hat. Overall size c. 8x14 ins. Coronet. Bow Tie. Showing holding
1870. 04. 23
HARDWICKE Lord. By APE. MP for Cambridgeshire. Loved Horse Racing.
Coloured. Overall size c. 8x14 ins. 'High Political Office'. Wearing:
Top Hat. Buttonhole. Gloves. Walking stick. Master of HM Buckhounds.
POWIS The Earl of: Spy. 'Mouldy'. High Steward of Cambridge University.
Coloured. Overall size c. 8x14 ins. A descendant of Clive of India.
Described as 'eminent in mediocraty'. Holding glasses. (Peers).
GORST Mr John Eldon. MP for Cambridge 1866. 'Tory organisation'. Born
1835. Educated at Cambridge. Became a lawyer and businessman. Wearing
Top Hat. Monocle. Long beard. Coloured. Overall size c. 8x14 ins. By
BROWNING Mr Oscar. 'O. B. ' By Hay. Fellow of King's College. Cambridge.
An academic. Music lover - Wagner. Liszt. Historian. Loved travel.
Wearing bowler hat. Carrying umbrella. Overall size c. 8x14 inches.
NEWNES Mr George. MP for 'East Cambridgeshire'. Publisher. Born Matlock
1851. Founded Newspapers to 1st of which 'Tit-Bits' lead on to an famous
empire. MP for Newmarket 1885. Coloured. Overall size c. 8x14 ins. By
Spy. (Business. Journalists. Politics)
THARP Mr William Montagu. 'Chippenham Park'. Land owner. Lime kilns.
Born 1837. Served in Crimean War. Member of the Jockey Club. JP for
Cambridge and Suffolk. Wearing bowler Hat. Beard. Coloured. Overall size
c. 8x14 ins. By Spy. (Farming. Racing)
BRAND The Rt. Hon. Arthur George. MP for 'North Cambridgeshire'. Born
1853. Educated at Rugby. His father had been Speaker. Elected MP 1891.
Lived in Lewes. Coloured. Overall size c. 8x14 ins. By Spy. Wearing
glasses. Cravat. (Politics)
PENROSE-FITZGERALD Mr Robert Uniacke. MP for 'Cambridge Borough'. Born
1839. Educated Westminster School. Trinity Hall. The family came from
Cork. Ireland. Top Hat. Cravat. Coloured. Overall size c. 8x14 ins. By
BUTLER Rev. Henry Montagu. 'Trinity' . Wearing cap and gown. Seated.
Born 1834. Went to Harrow. Became Master of Trinity in 1886. Cricket
lover. Mountaineer. Cambridge University. Coloured. Overall size c. 8x14
ins. By Spy. (Clergy. Grey beard)
JEBB Sir Richard. 'Ajax MP' for Cambridge University. Greek scholar.
Educated at Charterhouse. Cambridge. An academic who taught at various
Universities. Held many scholarly honours. Coloured. Overall size c.
8x14 ins. By Spy. (Politics)
HALL Mr Charles QC. MP for Chesterton Cambs. 'Charley'. Lawyer. Born
1843. Educated Harrow. Cambridge. His father was a barrister and he too
became a QC. In white tie and tails. Coloured. Overall size c. 8x14 ins.