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Max Beerbohm Collection of Majl Ewing MS.1969.005
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Series I.  Original Artwork and Prints by Max Beerbohm 1896-1928

Graphic materials 1, Folder 2

"Didi" (line drawing of his mother's dog) 1903

Graphic materials 1, Folder 3

Sketch of Swinburne, Rossetti and a Pre-Raphaelite lady for a fresco in Villino Chiaro

Note

Hart-Davis 1281.
Graphic materials 1, Folder 4

Pencil and watercolor sketch of a girl's face in a Regency mirror

Graphic materials 1, Folder 7

Granville Barker (ink and pencil) ca. 1907

Note

Hart-Davis 92.
Graphic materials 1, Folder 8

Self portrait as Otto von Bismarck (pencil)

Note

Hart-Davis 1439.
Graphic materials 1, Folder 9

"Walter Ledgett and Felix Argallo" (pencil sketch of characters from Seven Men ca 1919

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Hart-Davis 1860.
Graphic materials 1, Folder 13

"These things adjudged perfect: 1. Beerbohm 2. Packmann 3. Genee" (pen, self portrait)

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Hart-Davis 1437.
Graphic materials 1, Folder 10

"Some masters of forty years ago" (ink & blue wash) 1928

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Caricature of masters from Charterhouse School in 1888.
Hart-Davis 664A.
Graphic materials 1, Folder 11

"Vague memories of some of them" (red crayon and blue wash) ca 1928

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Caricatures of Charterhouse School faculty. For P.L. Ingpen.
Hart-Davis 665.
Graphic materials 1, Folder 12

Florence Beerbohm portrait (pencil and wash) 1913

Graphic materials 1, Folder 14

"Mr Charles Brookfield" (pencil and wash)

Note

Hart-Davis 183.
Graphic materials 1, Folder 15

Big nosed man in evening dress, speaking from a stage (ink and pastel)

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Hart-Davis 1714.
Graphic materials 1, Folder 16

"Miss Mona Limerick" (ink and wash) 1909

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Hart-Davis 937.
Graphic materials 1, Folder 17

"The Perfidious Devotee" (George Wyndham) (ink, published in The World) 1900

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Hart-Davis 1816.
Graphic materials 1, Folder 18

"The Amateur Nurse" (ink, published in The World) 1900

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Hart-Davis 1947.
Graphic materials 1, Folder 19

"Apollo and Marsyas, ie, Kipling and Alfred Austen" (ink, published in The World) 1900

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Hart-Davis 52.
Graphic materials 1, Folder 20

Head and shoulders of a bored soldier with a rifle (ink, published in The World) 1900

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Hart-Davis 1948.
Graphic materials 1, Folder 21

"The British Volunteer" (ink, published in The World) 1900

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Hart-Davis 1949.
Graphic materials 1, Folder 22

"The Yellow Peril" (ink, published in The World) 1900

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Hart-Davis 1950.
Graphic materials 1, Folder 23

"Herbert Gladstone" (ink, published in The World) 1900

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Hart-Davis 582.
Graphic materials 1, Folder 24

"The Unsuccessful Decoy" (ink, published in The World) 1900

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Hart-Davis 1952.
Graphic materials 1, Folder 25

"Southampton Docks" (ink, published in The World) 1900

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Hart-Davis 1953.
Graphic materials 1, Folder 26

"Controllers of our Naval Policy" (ink, published in The World) 1900

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Hart-Davis 1954.
Graphic materials 1, Folder 27

"Napoleon Crossing the Alps" (ink, published in The World) 1900

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Hart-Davis 1082.
Graphic materials 1, Folder 28

Big fish caught on hooks resembling a soldier and a sailor (ink, published in The World) 1900

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Hart-Davis 1955.
Mixed materials 3, Folder 13

Paper covers for A Survey by Max Beerbohm 1921

Graphic materials 2, Folder 1

Pencil sketches of men in profile from the collection of Reginald Turner

Graphic materials 2, Folder 2

Part of the fresco at Rapallo, showing the heads of Reginald Turner, George Moore, A.W. Pinero, Rudyard Kipling and William Rothenstein (pencil and pastel)

Graphic materials 2, Folder 3

Sketch for "Draughting a Bill at the Board of Trade" ca 1909

Note

Hart-Davis 330.
Graphic materials 2, Folder 4

James Stephens (ink)

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Hart-Davis 1597.
Graphic materials 2, Folder 5

"Mr. Harry Melvill" (ink and wash) ca 1901

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Hart-Davis 1026.
Graphic materials 2, Folder 6

Sketch for "Annual meting of Mr. Stirling Stuart-Crawford, Mr. Augustus John and Lord Ribblesdale to protest against the fashions for the coming spring (ink and wash) 1909

Note

Hart-Davis 824.
Graphic materials 2, Folder 7

"Mr. Lawrence Binyon"

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Hart-Davis 143.
Graphic materials 2, Folder 8

GB Shaw and Anatole France 1904

Note

Hart-Davis 1483.
Graphic materials Library cubicle 12

"The British Drama (that internal invalid)" 1923

Note

Hart-Davis 95.
Graphic materials Library catalog office

"I beg your pardon: but could you tell me the way to Downing Street?" (Arthur James Balfour) (published in The World) 1900

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Hart-Davis 61.
Graphic materials Library catalog office

G.K. Chesterton gesticulating in evening dress

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Hart-Davis 315.
Graphic materials Library cubicle 12

"A Memory of Mr. Andrew Lang" 1926

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Hart-Davis 892.
Graphic materials Library catalog office

William Wordsworth taking notes on a sailor's conversation (published in The World) 1900

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Hart-Davis 1809.
Graphic materials Library cubicle 12

"Walt Whitman, inciting the bird of freedom to soar" (reproduction, published in The Poet's Corner) ca 1904

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Hart-Davis 1776.
Graphic materials Library cubicle 12

"Wordsworth in the Lake District, at cross purposes" (reproduction, published in The Poet's Corner) ca 1904

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Hart-Davis 1810.
Graphic materials Library cubicle 13

"Mr. W.B. Yeats presenting Mr. George Moore to the Queen of the Fairies" (reproduction, published in The Poet's Corner) ca 1904

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Hart-Davis 1827.
Graphic materials Library cubicle 13

"The Celtic Renaissance" (George Moore & W.B. Yeats) (ink, published in The World) 1900

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Hart-Davis 1046.
 

Vanity Fair caricatures

Mixed materials 3, Folder 2

"From the Villino Chiaro" by Douglas Cleverdon, The Listener, 22 December 1960

Graphic materials 3, Folder 3

"Our First Novelist" (George Meredith) 24 Sept 1896

Note: 2 copies.
Graphic materials 3, Folder 4

"The St James's" (George Alexander) 20 January 1909

Graphic materials 3, Folder 5

"The Belgian Poet" (Maurice Maeterlinck) 22 July 1908

Graphic materials 3, Folder 6

"Magnetic, he has the power to infect almost everyone with the delight that he takes in himself" (George Bernard Shaw) 28 December 1905

Graphic materials 3, Folder 7

"Four Feathers" (AEW Mason) 10 June 1908

Graphic materials 3, Folder 8

"He is very affluent" (WJ Galloway) 11 January 1906

Graphic materials 3, Folder 9

"Though it is an arguable point..." (AW Pinero and George Bernard Shaw) 1906

Graphic materials 3, Folder 10

"A Great Realist" (John Singer Sargent) 1909

Graphic materials 3, Folder 11

"Unlike Wilkes..." (M. de Soveral) 1907

Graphic materials 3, Folder 12

"Max" by Walter Sickert 9 December 1897

 

Series II.  Work by Others and Collection Notes 1905-1966

Mixed materials 3, Folder 15

Proof with Majl Ewing's corrections of "Lines written in a copy of the plays of Shakespeare," keepsake for the joint meeting of the Roxburghe and Zamorano Clubs 1964

Mixed materials 3, Folder 14

"Lines written in a copy of the plays of Shakespeare," keepsake for the joint meeting of the Roxburghe and Zamorano Clubs 1964

Note: 16 copies.
Mixed materials 3, Folder 1

TLS from Joseph Branstein to Majl Ewing regarding Roxburghe/Zamorano keepsake 7 October 1964

Mixed materials 3, Folder 1

Majl Ewing's acquisition notes and correspondence from book dealers 1956-1964

Graphic materials 1, Folder 6

Two ink and wash studies of Max Beerbohm from Suzanne and Edgar Ewing 1965-1966

Note

Inscription: "To invoke the spirit of Max for Carmelita and Majl - with very best wishes 1965-1966. Suzanne and Edgar Ewing."
Graphic materials 1, Folder 5

William Rothenstein, pencil sketch of Max Beerbohm (unsigned)

Mixed materials 1, Folder 1

Charles Conder portrait of "Max" 1905

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Inscribed: "To Max Beerbohm affection[ate] homages from C. Conder, 1905."