MEN OF THE DAY, NO. 53. "THE LORD MAYOR"

MEN OF THE DAY, NO. 53. "THE LORD MAYOR"

(Waterlow, Sir Sydney).

November, 9, 1872. No. 210

  • (London): Vanity Fair, 1872.
  • 14" x 8.75"
  • Single sheet

Price: $30.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 87567

Sir Sydney Waterlow, first baronet, (1822-1906) was the lord mayor of London (1872-3) and a philanthropist. His membership in the Stationers' Company began in 1847 and was named the Master in 1872-3. He is also the namesake for Waterlow park at Highgate, where his statue stands. He presented these grounds to St. Bartholomew's Hospital in 1872 for its use as a convalescent home. Caricature-like illustration is in color . Tears and wrinkled along top.