Hamllet poster by J and W Beggarstaff

Bibliographic Sources

J. & W. Beggarstaff (1894-1899): James Pryde (1866-1941) and William Nicholson (1872-1949)

Unpublished Sources

Manuscript Collections, Private Papers and Letters

Doctoral Theses

Published Sources

Books and Portfolios
Bauwens, Maurice; Hayashi, T.; La Forgue, Jules; Meier-Graefe, J.; Pennell, Joseph; and Boudét, G., editors. Les affiches étrangères illustrées. Paris: G. Boudet, 1897. Bolton, Charles Knowles. A descriptive catalogue of posters, chiefly American, in the collection of Charles Knowles Bolton with biographical notes and a bibliography, May MDCCCXCV. Boston: Winthrop B. Jones, 1895. —. The reign of the poster. [n.p.], 1895. Campbell, Colin. The Beggarstaff posters. Barrie & Jenkins. London, 1990. Hiatt, Charles. Picture posters: a short history of the illustrated placard, with many reproductions of the most artistic examples in all countries. London: George Bell and Sons, 1895. archive.org (21 Jan 2010) Hillier, Bevis. Posters. New York: Stein and Day, 1969. Hutchinson, Harold H. The poster: an illustrated history from 1860. New York: Viking, 1968. Jones, Sydney R. Posters and their designers. London: The Studio, Ltd, 1924. Malhotra, Ruth; Spielmann, Heinz; and Thon, Christina. Das frühe plakat in Europa und den USA: ein bestandskatalog. Band 1, Großbritannien vereinigte von Nordamerika. Berlin: Gebr. Mann Verlag, 1973. Nicholson, William. An almanac of twelve sports. London: William Heinemann, 1898. —. An alphabet. London: William Heinemann, 1898. —. London types. New York: R. H. Russell, 1898. Penfield, Edward and Pollard, Percival. Posters in miniature. New York: R.H. Russell, 1896. Price, Charles Matlack. Posters: a critical study of the development of the poster in Continental Europe, England and America. First edition. New York: George W. Bricka, 1913. —. Poster design: a critical study of the development of the poster in Continental Europe, England and America. Second edition. New York: George W. Bricka, 1922. Sponsel, Jean Louis. Das moderne plakat. Dresden: Verlag von Gerhard Kühtmann, 1897.

Checklists, Exhibition and Auction Catalogues
Henriot, Alexandre. Catalogue de l’exposition d’affiches artistiques, Françaises et étrangères modernes et rétrospectives. Reihms: n.p., Nov 1896. Reprinted, Paris: Union Centrale des Arts Décoratifs, 1980. International artistic periodical poster exhibition at the Westminster Aquarium. London, 1894. Catalogue for exhibition at the Westminster Aquarium, 23 Oct 1894.

Chilvers, Ian. ‘Beggarstaff, J. & W.’ In A dictionary of twentieth-century art. 1999. encyclopedia.com (20 Jan 2010) Hewitt, John. ‘The Poster’ and the poster in England in the 1890s.’ In Victorian Periodicals Review, Vol. 35, No. 1 (Spring, 2002), pp. 37-62. jstor.org (20 Jan 2010) Welsh, Louise. ‘James Pryde; the Edgar Allan Poe of painting.’ In The Bottle Imp, issue 6 (November, 2009), pp. 1-3. Ezine of the Scottish Writing Exhibition, published by the Association for Scottish Literary Studies. www.arts.gla.ac.uk (20 Jan 2010)

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