Object Detail


Object Name
magazine
Description
'Ducker'

An unframed Vanity Fair print of a caricature of Mr Douglas Hamilton McLean.

By Leslie 'Spy' Ward, April 8th, 1897.

This print is one of a number featuring prominent oarsman which were published by the magazine ‘Vanity Fair’ during its existence between 1868 and 1914. Vanity Fair was a popular society magazine and published, in total, over 2,300 profiles. Many of the portraits were drawn by Leslie Ward (1851-1922), better known as ‘Spy’, who contributed a total of 1325 works to the magazine.
Accession No
1997.24.3
Collection
Rowing
Associated Date
08 Apr 1897
Associated Period
19th century
Date
1897

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