Obituary items

Scope and Content

This folder contains the following:

  • British newspaper obituary clippings for Tom Taylor, 1880.
  • Punch Magazine, featuring Taylor obituary, 1880.
  • Set of catalogues listing Taylor's collections of porcelain, library and works of art, all to be sold following his death at Christie's Auction House, London, in March 1881.
  • Copy of a letter sent to the Times newspaper by Jack Reading regarding the centennial anniversary of Tom Taylor's death, with contextual correspondence attached, 1980.