Draper’s Ink, 19th century. Artist: Unknown

Draper’s Ink, 19th century. Artist: Unknown

2-606-271 - © The History of Advertising Trust Archive/Heritage-Images

Draper's Ink, Bewley & Draper Limited, Dublin, c.1875. This advertisement illustrates a hall of literary fame including Geoffery Chaucer , John Bunyon, Alfred Tennyson, Charles Dickens, as well as the contemporary English politicians Benjamin Disraeli and William Ewart Gladstone.

Image Details

People Information

  1. Unknown, attributed to: :
  1. Geoffrey Chaucer: English, British: Author, poet
  2. Alfred Lord Tennyson: British: Poet laureate
  3. Charles Dickens: British: Novelist, author, writer, artist, draughtsman
  4. Benjamin Disraeli: British: Statesman, novelist, prime minister, politician, writer, author
  5. John Bunyan: British: Minister, preacher, author
  6. William Ewart Gladstone: British, English: Prime Minister of Great Britain, politician

Picture Type
  1. Poster

Category Hierarchy

People Famous People

Trade & Industry Media Industry

Society & Culture Art & Literature

Digital Image Size

Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 7745x4704
File Size : 106,736kb


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  1. 0810000115
  1. 2-606-271
  1. 2606271

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