Scrapbooks of Lillah McCarthy, 1895-1938 (inclusive).


Scrapbooks of Lillah McCarthy, 1895-1938 (inclusive).

Scrapbooks contain clippings and printed ephemera concerning McCarthy's career in the theatre, 20 costume drawings by Charles Ricketts and 4 by Norman Wilkinson for parts McCarthy performed, and fragments of 2 play transcripts she wrote.

2 v.


SNAC Resource ID: 7795524

Houghton Library

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McCarthy, Lillah, 1875-1960 (person)

English actress and theatre manager. From the description of Scrapbooks of Lillah McCarthy, 1895-1938 (inclusive). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 612379052 ...

Granville-Barker, Harley, 1877-1946 (person)

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Ricketts, Charles S., 1866-1931 (person)

Ricketts designed this poster for Harley Granville-Barker's adaption of Hardy's play at the Kingsway Theatre in London (25 November 1914 - 7 January 1915). This is one of fifty proofs before lettering which were sold at the theatre; proceeds from the sale went to benefit the Soldier's Cigarette Fund. From the description of [The dynasts] [graphic] / CR [monogram]. [1914] (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 47248729 Epithet: artist and art collector; alias Jean Paul Raymo...

Wilkinson, Norman, 1882-1934 (person)

Epithet: stage designer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000212.0x000180 ...