Ernest Frederic Graham Thesiger, 1920 by Sir Gerald Kelly (1879-1972) - Actor. Thesiger was a contemporary of Augustus John at the Slade School of Art in the 1890s and continued to paint and exhibit. His acting career began as an amateur, but invalided out of the War in 1915, he progressed to the professional stage. G. B.Shaw adopted him as one of his favourite actors. He appeared in Gielgud's wartime Macbeth and continued to appear on stage until the last weeks of his life.
General Mangin Artist:Gwen John (British, Haverfordwest, Wales 1876–1939 Dieppe, France) Date:1915 Medium:Charcoal, ink, and wash on paper Dimensions:H. 11, W. 8-3/4 inches (28 x 22.2 cm.) Classification:Drawings
Margaret Ely Webb, Bookplate of The Children’s Library, The Covenant of St. Anne, ca. 1915. Engraving, 6.3 x 7.5 cm. William Augustus Brewer Bookplate Collection, Special Collections Department, University of Delaware Library.