James Frank Sullivan ('Jassef')(1852-1936), Cartoonist and writer
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James Frank Sullivan studied at the National Art Training School in South Kensington. He worked as a cartoonist for journals such as Black-and-White and Cassell's, and had a regular feature in The Strand Magazine. He also worked as a book illustrator. He was a pioneer in using strip cartoons; his series The British Working-Man ran from 1875 until 1901 in the comic journal Fun. He had an interest in the study of English carved wooden furniture.
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