MAY, PHIL, 1864-1903.
Phil May sketch book, circa 1896

Emory University

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: May, Phil, 1864-1903.
Title: Phil May sketch book, circa 1896
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 92
Extent: .25 linear ft. (1 box)
Abstract:Original sketchbook of Phil May, English illustrator and caricaturist, of London "type" characters.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

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Source

Gift, 1979.

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Phil May sketch book, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.

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Biographical Note

Phil May (1864-1903), English illustrator and caricaturist, served on the staff of both Punch and Graphic.

Phil May (1864-1903), English illustrator and caricaturist, served on the staff of both Punch and Graphic.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of an original sketch book of Phil May from circa 1896. The sketch book consists of 58 pages of sketches, most in pencil and some in ink, of London "type" characters, a few of which are identified. Inside the front cover is a signed self-caricature of the artist.


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1 1 Sketch book, circa 1896
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