The Illustrated London News was a magazine founded by Herbert Ingram and Mark Lemon, the Editor of Punch,
with the first edition of the Illustrated London News appearing on 14 May 1842.
This auction is for:- Fifteen pages (30 sides) from an issue of :-
'The Illustrated London News '
. DATED 1854
This first part of the description features a list of Images i.e. prints from engravings, sketches, drawings etc (these sometimes have descriptive articles but not always). They include :-
' Muchaver pacha Admiral Adolphus Slade of the Ottoman Navy ' front page
' The Nuzetieh Admiral Slade's Flagship ' front page
' A Group of Russian Peasants '
' Near the Caspian - A Cossack Station '
' The Steppes of the Caspian ' the engraving shows pelicans in the foreground with a camel caravan in the distance there is some bleedthrough of print from the preceeding page
' Widdin on the Danube ' an engraving showing the port
From the opposite shaw with men pulling guns into position info. Vidin
' Panoramic View of Sinope on the Black Sea ' two engravings stretching over the double half page there is also a list of the Turkish Squadron of Frigates Destroyed in the Bay by the Russians, with a list of numbers of men killed, drowned and missing Crimean War
' The Corvette Nedge Jesan ' the ship on its side
' Admiral Dunas Greeting General Baraguay D'Hilliers On Board Ship While Anchored in the Bosphorus '
' AT Chatham
Chess Problem by W. Bigland Esq
' The Farewell Dinner to Admiral Sir James Stirling '
' The Royal Chapel at Madrid Spain - The Remains of the Infanta (baby) Lying in State '
' Silver Candelabrum by Hunt and Roskell A testimonial to the Right Hon. George Bankes MP of Dorset '
' Prince Napoleon Bonaparte '
' Japanese Furniture An Exhitigion I Pall Mall East Gallery '
' The MP For Norwich Mr Edward Warner ' Sleekburnc.
' The MP for Peterborough Mr Thomson Hankey The Seconder of the Address In the House of Commons '
' MP for Cirencester The Hon. A. G. J. Ponsonby ' info. Ashley George John
' The HM Steam Ship Hannibal Being Launched at the Dockyard at Deptford '
Supplement to the Illustrated London News
' The Norman Porch, Houses of parliament Queen Victoria Proceeding to the Robing Room Before Entering the House of Lords '
' Queen Victoria Ascending the Throne in the House of Lords ' dressed in her robes
' Bas Reliefs in the New Vestibule at Buckingham Palace Peace and War ' two engravings
' The Exterior of St Stephens Porch at The New Houses of Parliament ' engraving showing the royal coach and people milling around
' St Stephens Porch The Staircase '
' Queen Victoria Leaving Buckingham Palace ' full page print from engraving shows the coach leaving the gates and guardsmen lined up
' Queen Victorias Royal Procession Passing Whitehall ' full age print from engraving
' The Reception of the Turkish Ambassador on Tuesday Last '
' The House of Lrods The Refreshment Room ' men sitting reading etc
' Statues in St Stephens Hall and The Central Hall ' full page print fromengraving showing various Kings and Queens through the ages
Also articles (no engravings unless listed above) - This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include :-
The Queens Speech
Captain Adolphus Slade, Muchaver Pacha
Warlike Indications The Russian Embassy
Foreign and colonial News includes:
The Black Sea A Letter from an Officer of Admiral Dundas's Fleet on the Expeditom to Sinope, Trebizond etc
The War in Asia
War on the Danube
America, The United States
Cape of Good Hope
Illustrated London News Editorial The Departure of the Russian Ambassador This page is inked with the ILN One Penny Stamp
Metropolitan News includes - Meteorological Observations by James Glaisher
The Court Royal Comings and Goings
Latest Intelligence includes Merchant Shipping and Pilotage
Theatres Drury Lane with ref. to Mr G. V. Brooke M. Miel
Employers and Employed
The Wreck of the RMS " Tayleur " which was wrecked on Lambay Island off Dublin Ireland Conclusion of the Inquest with mention of Captain Noble
Obituary of Eminent Persons Includes:
Sir Ralph Lopes of Maristow Devon
Charles Rodney Morgan Esq MP aged 25
Charles John Tindal Esq died near Sydney in Australia
The Death of Jerome Adolphe Blanquie Aine
Wills (short announcements) Baron Mecklethwait William Edwards of Bristol, Banker William Knott of Surrey Lady Winnington of Winterdyne, Worcs Rev. William Bengo Collier of Chislehurst and Peckham Sleekburnc.
Spring Circuits of the Judges Hon. Mr Justice's Erle Martin - Talfourd Crompton etc
The Beard and Moustache Movement
Wreck of the Screw Steamer Olinda on Harry Furlong Rocks info. on Harry Furloughs rocks off Cemlyn Bay Anglesey
Monetary Transactions of the Week
The Markets Prices of Wheat Corn Linseed Bread Tea - Sugar Coffee Tallow Spirits Potatoes Coals, Carrs Hof Hartley, Gosforth, Hedley, Lambton, - Hops Meat and Offle, Smithfield, Newgate and LEadenhall
The London Gazette with Notices of Bankrupts - - War Offic Appointments with list, Troop Corporal Major H. Hanly to Quartermaster Major W. Unett Lieut H. F. Massy T. Reive Ensign R. F. Eyre and many more
Birtsh Marriages and Deaths
Parliament The Movers and Seconders of the Address Earl Ducie Earl of Carnarvon - Viscoutn Castlerosse Mr Thomson Hankey Jun. Edward Warner Hon. A. Ponsonby MP
Parliament - The Queens Speech etc eight pages