G. K. CHESTERTON PAPERS. VOL. CLIX B. Seven caricatures of members of the I ... 

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  • Reference
      GB 58 Add MS 73344 B
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000000292.0x0000c8
  • Dates of Creation
      c 1898
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      1 item

Scope and Content

G. K. CHESTERTON PAPERS. VOL. CLIX B. Seven caricatures of members of the I.D.K. Club, with other sketches; circa 1898. The I.D.K. [i.e. I Don't Know] Club was a group of friends of Chesterton and the Blogg family living in Bedford Park, London. The caricatures include one of Gertrude Blogg "driving an omnibus, Mr Rudyard Kipling [to whom Gertrude Blogg was secretary] acting as conductor". Versions of five of the drawings in pen and ink wash, probably from another notebook, are inserted as ff. 24-28. Sketches commence at both ends.

ff. i+28. 200 x 160mm.

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