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Celebrities of the London Stage: photographs by John Jabez Edwin Mayall, published 1864-65


9 Portraits in set

A series of photographic portraits in character. 8 monthly parts, nos. 1-8, priced at 1s. 6d each. Published by Messrs. A. Marion & Son, Soho Square. Bound in red leather binding with biographies and advertisement. 8 carte-de-visite sized prints mounted on card pages. Sitters include: Charles James Matthews, Kate Bateman, Theodore Wachtel, Fanny Stirling, Edward Compton, John Baldwin Buckstone, Benjamin Webster.

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Charles James Mathews in 'Un Anglais Timide', otherwise 'Cool as a Cucumber', by John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG Ax27678

Charles James Mathews in 'Un Anglais Timide', otherwise 'Cool as a Cucumber'

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen print, 1863; published 1864-1865
NPG Ax27678

Kate Josephine Bateman as Leah in 'Leah, the Forsaken', by John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG Ax27679

Kate Josephine Bateman as Leah in 'Leah, the Forsaken'

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen print, 1863; published 1864-1865
NPG Ax27679

Lizzie Weston (née Elizabeth Jackson) as Medea in 'The Golden Fleece', by John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG Ax27685

Lizzie Weston (née Elizabeth Jackson) as Medea in 'The Golden Fleece'

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen print, 1863; published 1864-1865
NPG Ax27685

Theodore Wachtel as Manrico in 'Il Trovatore', by John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG Ax27680

Theodore Wachtel as Manrico in 'Il Trovatore'

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen print, published 1864-1865
NPG Ax27680

Fanny Stirling as Mrs Candour in 'The School for Scandal', by John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG Ax27681

Fanny Stirling as Mrs Candour in 'The School for Scandal'

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen print, 1864; published 1864-1865
NPG Ax27681

Henry Compton (Charles Mackenzie) as Touchstone in 'As You Like It', by John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG Ax27682

Henry Compton (Charles Mackenzie) as Touchstone in 'As You Like It'

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen print, published 1864-1865
NPG Ax27682

Benjamin Nottingham Webster as William Penn Holder in 'One Touch of Nature', by John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG Ax27684

Benjamin Nottingham Webster as William Penn Holder in 'One Touch of Nature'

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen print, published 1864-1865
NPG Ax27684

John Baldwin Buckstone as Sir Andrew Aguecheek in 'Twelfth Night', by John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG Ax27683

John Baldwin Buckstone as Sir Andrew Aguecheek in 'Twelfth Night'

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen print, published 1864-1865
NPG Ax27683

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Fanny Stirling as Mrs Candour in 'The School for Scandal'

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen print, 1864; published 1864-1865
NPG x196210