Cartoon, Sir Michael Costa and Sir Julius Benedict
Cartoon -- Benefit Knights. They are (left) Sir Michael Andrew Angus Costa (1808-1884), an Italian-born conductor and composer, and (right) Sir Julius Benedict (1804-1885), a German-born composer and conductor, both active in the London music scene.
© Mary Evans Picture Library
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Portrait of a British soldier, Braunschweig, Germany
Portrait of a British soldier working for the British Army of the Rhine, near Braunschweig (Brunswick), Lower Saxony, in postwar Germany. Date: circa 1946
© The Kathy Butler Collection / Mary Evans
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Caricature of Dion Boucicault, Irish actor and playwright
Caricature of Dion Boucicault (?1820-1890), Irish actor and playwright who became a very successful actor-manager. Vote for Conn -- a character he portrayed in his own play, The Shaughraun.
© Terry Parker / Mary Evans Picture Library
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