Ernest Thesiger caricatures from his time

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Ernest Thesiger caricatures from his time

PostSat Jul 23, 2016 1:25 pm

No film roles here, but thought folks might enjoy these anyway:

“Caricaturists innumerable have amused themselves at my expense, but my face is so queer that the best portrait is caricature enough.” - Ernest Thesiger, Practically True, 1927


“The Little Damozel” 1909 (drawing by Ernest of himself)

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“The Naked Truth” 1910

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“A Little Bit of Fluff” 1915-1918

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“A Week-End” 1918

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“Judith” 1919

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“Mary Rose” 1920

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“Saint Joan” 1924

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“The Scarlet Lady” 1926

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“Cochran’s Revue of 1926”
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“Othello” 1927

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“The Girl From Cook’s” 1927

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“A Trip to Scarborough” 1931

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“The Golden Toy” 1934

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“Saint Joan” revival 1938

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“Under the Sycamore Tree” 1952

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“Hamlet” 1955

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List of all his stage performances that I've identified so far: http://ernestthesiger.org/Ernest_Thesiger/Stage.html
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Re: Ernest Thesiger caricatures from his time

PostSat Jul 23, 2016 3:32 pm

Smashing stuff! Especially enjoyed the self-portrait and the Searle cartoon, but all of these are nice.

Here's a caricature of Frankenstein and Pretorius from Punch, 1935, by James Henry Dowd. (Apologies for the watermark)

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Re: Ernest Thesiger caricatures from his time

PostSat Jul 23, 2016 4:35 pm

Thanks for posting that one, I wanted to but try to avoid the darn watermarks!
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Re: Ernest Thesiger caricatures from his time

PostFri Dec 23, 2016 6:25 pm

"Still Dancing" 1925-26

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"Cochran's Revue of 1926"

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Re: Ernest Thesiger caricatures from his time

PostSat Dec 24, 2016 1:46 am

Nice!
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"Macbeth" 1942

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Re: Ernest Thesiger caricatures from his time

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From The Bystander, December 27, 1933:

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"On With The Dance" 1925

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"The Girl From Cook's" 1927

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PostSun Jul 23, 2017 3:58 pm

"Twelfth Night" 1944

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