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Max Beerbohm, 1872-1956
Literary File, Photography Collection

28 items

Acquisition: Internal transfers
Access: Open for research
Processed by: Susan McClellan and Mary Foster, 2006
RLIN Record ID: None

Table of Contents

Scope and Contents
Item List
Index of Photographers

Scope and Contents

The Max Beerbohm Literary File consists of 28 photographs, including several portraits of Beerbohm. Further descriptions of some items are available in a card catalog in the repository. An index at the end of this guide lists photographers whose work is featured in this file.

This file forms a part of the Literary File Collection, which is comprised of photographs and albums withdrawn from the libraries and/or papers of literary figures, and generally include portraits and images collected by or of those figures.

*Items are located at PH:LF:Beerbohm, M., unless otherwise indicated.

Item List

Container Accession / P No. Description
*P1 Cabinet card portrait of Beerbohm, February 1886.
*P2 Photomechanical reproduction of a 1928 drawing by Sir William Rothenstein of Beerbohm.
*P3-P53 variant photographs of Beerbohm as an elderly man (at the Villino Chiaro?).
*P6-P72 different portraits of Beerbohm seated on a terrace, reading a newspaper (at the Villino Chiaro?).
*P8 Photograph of the upper half of closed double doors and the window above them, with a hat (belonging to Beerbohm?) hanging on a hook on the wall to the right.
*P9 Photograph of 2 unidentified women standing together on a terrace or lawn.
*P14 Photographic reproduction of a caricature by Beerbohm of James Whistler.
*P15 Photographic reproductions of a caricature by Beerbohm of an unidentified woman and man.
* P16-P17Photographic reproductions of drawings by Beerbohm pertaining to his novel, Zuleika Dobson.
*P18-P29 Photographic reproductions of paintings (cartoons by Beerbohm?).
*957:0062:0001 Portrait of Beerbohm as an older man (at the Villino Chiaro?).
*980:0096:0001 Portrait of Beerbohm as a young man.
PH:LF:OV Box, MediumP31 Portrait of Beerbohm (image 29.5 x 21.3 cm, mounted on board 40.5 x 30.4 cm.); handwritten in pencil, on mount recto, beneath lower left corner of image: "Max - with apologies to all concerned."; photographer's initials ("XY" or "VXL"?) on lower right corner of image and mount recto.

Index of Photographers

Bassano, Alexander--P1

Max Beerbohm Literary File Finding Aid
(Last modified: 28 June 2007)

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