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John Hall collection of sheet music covers, 1840s-1890s


71 Portraits in set

81 illustrated sheet music covers depicting popular entertainers from the second half of the 19th century. The collection includes colour lithographic portraits of music hall performers George Leybourne (1842-1884) and Marie Lloyd (1870-1922).

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King Henry VIII, by Robert Jacob Hamerton, published by  Metzler & Co - NPG D42827

King Henry VIII

by Robert Jacob Hamerton, published by Metzler & Co
chromolithograph, circa 1840s-1850s
NPG D42827

William Darling; Grace Darling, by J.C. Wilson, printed by  W. Clerk, published by  Lucy Williams & Son - NPG D42818

William Darling; Grace Darling

by J.C. Wilson, printed by W. Clerk, published by Lucy Williams & Son
lithograph, circa 1843-1844
NPG D42818

Anne Boleyn, published by Charles Jefferys, after  Unknown artist - NPG D42828

Anne Boleyn

published by Charles Jefferys, after Unknown artist
chromolithograph, 1846
NPG D42828

George Frideric Handel, printed by M & N Hanhart, published by  Ashdown & Parry, after  Thomas Hudson - NPG D42822

George Frideric Handel

printed by M & N Hanhart, published by Ashdown & Parry, after Thomas Hudson
lithograph, circa 1850s-1860s (1749)
NPG D42822

Mary Callinack (Kelynack), by N. Plusgenski, printed by  Stannard & Dixon, published by  Addison & Hollier - NPG D42817

Mary Callinack (Kelynack)

by N. Plusgenski, printed by Stannard & Dixon, published by Addison & Hollier
chromolithograph, circa 1851-1852
NPG D42817

Mary Callinack (Kelynack); Queen Victoria; Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, by John Brandard, printed by  M & N Hanhart, published by  Lee & Coxhead - NPG D42826

Mary Callinack (Kelynack); Queen Victoria; Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

by John Brandard, printed by M & N Hanhart, published by Lee & Coxhead
lithograph, circa 1851
NPG D42826

Napoléon III, Emperor of France; Eugénie, Empress of France, by John Brandard, printed by  M & N Hanhart - NPG D42821

Napoléon III, Emperor of France; Eugénie, Empress of France

by John Brandard, printed by M & N Hanhart
chromolithograph, 1856
NPG D42821

Florence Nightingale, published by George Henry Davidson, after  Unknown artist - NPG D42825

Florence Nightingale

published by George Henry Davidson, after Unknown artist
lithograph, published circa 1856-1857
NPG D42825

Isabella Featherstone (née Hill) (Mrs Howard Paul), by T.H. Jones, printed by  Stannard & Dixon, published by  Metzler & Co, after  Clarkington & Co (Charles Clarkington) - NPG D42773

Isabella Featherstone (née Hill) (Mrs Howard Paul)

by T.H. Jones, printed by Stannard & Dixon, published by Metzler & Co, after Clarkington & Co (Charles Clarkington)
chromolithograph, 1858 or after
NPG D42773

The Handel Festival at the Crystal Palace ('Israel in Egypt'), by John Brandard, printed by  M & N Hanhart, published by  Chappell & Co - NPG D42823

The Handel Festival at the Crystal Palace ('Israel in Egypt')

by John Brandard, printed by M & N Hanhart, published by Chappell & Co
chromolithograph, 1859
NPG D42823

Kate Santley, by Richard Childs, printed by  J. Hardy, published by  Charles Sheard - NPG D42775

Kate Santley

by Richard Childs, printed by J. Hardy, published by Charles Sheard
chromolithograph, circa 1860s
NPG D42775

Fred French, by Alfred Concanen, published by  Charles Sheard - NPG D42795

Fred French

by Alfred Concanen, published by Charles Sheard
chromolithograph, 1860s
NPG D42795

Harry Sydney, by Henry Calton Terrence Maguire, printed by  Stannard & Dixon, published by  Henri D'Alcorn - NPG D42809

Harry Sydney

by Henry Calton Terrence Maguire, printed by Stannard & Dixon, published by Henri D'Alcorn
chromolithograph, circa 1860s
NPG D42809

'The Siren Galop', by Alfred Concanen, and by  Thomas Wales Lee, printed by  Stannard & Dixon, published by  John Blockley, and published by  Cramer, Beale & Wood - NPG D42816

'The Siren Galop'

by Alfred Concanen, and by Thomas Wales Lee, printed by Stannard & Dixon, published by John Blockley, and published by Cramer, Beale & Wood
chromolithograph, 1860s
NPG D42816

Possibly including Alfred Glenville Vance (Alfred Peck Stevens), by Alfred Concanen, published by  Charles Sheard - NPG D42834

Possibly including Alfred Glenville Vance (Alfred Peck Stevens)

by Alfred Concanen, published by Charles Sheard
chromolithograph, 1860s?
NPG D42834

Isabella Featherstone (née Hill) (Mrs Howard Paul), possibly by Siebe, published by  Hutchings & Romer, sold by  Hopwood & Crew - NPG D42774

Isabella Featherstone (née Hill) (Mrs Howard Paul)

possibly by Siebe, published by Hutchings & Romer, sold by Hopwood & Crew
chromolithograph, 1865
NPG D42774

George Leybourne, by Richard Childs, printed by  J. Hardy, published by  Charles Sheard - NPG D42770

George Leybourne

by Richard Childs, printed by J. Hardy, published by Charles Sheard
chromolithograph, late 1860s-1870s
NPG D42770

Robert Coombs, by Henry Calton Terrence Maguire, printed by  Stannard & Co, published by  Hopwood & Crew - NPG D42778

Robert Coombs

by Henry Calton Terrence Maguire, printed by Stannard & Co, published by Hopwood & Crew
chromolithograph, probably late 1860s
NPG D42778

James Henry Stead, by W. Kelly, published by  B. Williams - NPG D42786

James Henry Stead

by W. Kelly, published by B. Williams
chromolithograph, late 1860s-early 1870s
NPG D42786