Only Connect - Charles Mathews <> Felix Mendelssohn
How are these sitters connected?
by Edwin Landseer
by Conrad Cook, published by William Mackenzie, after Frederic Leighton, Baron Leighton
mid 19th century
Charles Mathews senior, theatre manager and comic actor, often reduced Mendelssohn, Byron and Scott to helpless laughter.
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