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MS Thr 906

Bryan, Alfred, 1852-1899. Alfred Bryan caricatures of W. S. Gilbert, Arthur Sullivan, and friends, 1875-1898: Guide.

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Descriptive Summary

Location: Harvard Depository
Location: pf
Call No.: MS Thr 906
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Bryan, Alfred, 1852-1899.
Title: Alfred Bryan caricatures of W. S. Gilbert, Arthur Sullivan, and friends,
Date(s): 1875-1898.
Quantity: 1 collection (1 box (.25 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Caricatures by English illustrator Alfred Bryan.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

2010MT-11. Gift of Thomas Garrett ; received: 2010 October 9.
Forms part of the Fredric Woodbridge Wilson Collection of Gilbert and Sullivan.

Processing Information:

Processed by: Ashley M. Nary

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.
This collection is not housed at the Houghton Library but is shelved offsite at the Harvard Depository. Retrieval requires advance notice. Readers should check with Houghton Public Services staff to determine what material is offsite and retrieval policies and times.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Alfred Bryan Caricatures of W. S. Gilbert, Arthur Sullivan, and Friends, 1875-1898 (MS Thr 906). Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Alfred Bryan (1852-1899) was an English illustrator and caricaturist most known for his illustrations in the theater review magazine The entr'acte. Bryan's work was also featured in Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News and Judy.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by caricature subject.

Scope and Contents

This collection includes 19th-century caricatures of Arthur Sullivan, W. S. (William Schwenck) Gilbert, and their peers. Most illustrations are from The entr'acte.

General

This collection is shelved offsite at the Harvard Depository. See access restrictions below for additional information.

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