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  • Artist: Costello, P. W., 1866-1935
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    • Elsie Ferguson

    • Costello, P. W., 1866-1935
    • Pen and ink drawing (undated) of Elsie Louise Ferguson (1883-1961), American stage and film actress. Ferguson's association with top producers, including Charles Frohman, Charles Dillingham and Henry B. Harris, hastened her rise to Hollywood...
    • Ferguson, Elsie
    • Elsie Janis

    • Costello, P. W., 1866-1935
    • Pen and ink portrait (undated) of soprano Elsie Janis (1889-1956), known for musical comedy productions. She appeared in 'The Vanderbilt Cup' at Scranton, Pennsylvania's Lyceum Theatre in 1907 and returned in 1919 in 'Elsie Janis and Her Gang' at...
    • Janis, Elsie
    • Ernesto Rossi as Hamlet

    • Costello, P. W., 1866-1935
    • Pen and ink drawing (undated) of Italian actor and playwright Ernesto Rossi (1827-1896) as Hamlet. Rossi was known for his Shakespearean roles. He also authored several plays, including 'Adele,' featuring Adelaide Ristori, the great Italian...
    • Rossi, Ernesto
    • Eva Le Gallienne

    • Costello, P. W., 1866-1935
    • Pen and ink drawing (undated) of English stage actress, producer and director Eva Le Gallienne (1899-1991). As a young girl living in Paris, Le Gallienne saw Sarah Bernhardt perform and then met Bernhardt backstage, an experience that changed her...
    • Le Gallienne, Eva
    • Fanny Davenport

    • Costello, P. W., 1866-1935
    • Pen and ink drawing (undated) of English-born stage actress Fanny Davenport (1850-1898), whose parents brought her to the U.S. as a child. She performed in various children's roles and later joined Augustin Daly's company. She also formed a company...
    • Davenport, Fanny
    • Fanny Kemble

    • Costello, P. W., 1866-1935
    • Pen and ink drawing (undated) of Frances Anne 'Fanny' Kemble (1809-1893), British actress and writer, and daughter of Charles and Maria Kemble, part of a notable theatre family. The drawing is modeled after an engraving by Charles Picart (1831),...
    • Kemble, Fanny
    • Ferdinand Gottschalk

    • Costello, P. W., 1866-1935
    • Pen and ink drawing (undated) of English stage and film character actor Ferdinand Gottschalk (1858-1944). He appeared in 76 films throughout a 21-year career, and was known for 'Grand Hotel' (1932), 'Les Misérables' (1935) and 'Tonight or Never'...
    • Gottschalk, Ferdinand
    • Florence Reed

    • Costello, P. W., 1866-1935
    • Pen and ink drawing (undated) of stage, film and television actress Florence Reed (1883-1967). Stage highlights included 'The Lullaby,' 'The Yellow Ticket' and 'The Shanghai Gesture.' Her silent film years began in 1915. In 1934, Reed brought a...
    • Reed, Florence
    • Florence Rockwell as Lady Macbeth

    • Costello, P. W., 1866-1935
    • Pen and ink drawing (undated) of American stage and film actress Florence Rockwell (1887-1964) as Lady Macbeth. Rockwell was best known for silent films, 'Body and Soul' (1915), 'He Fell in Love with His Wife' (1916) and 'The Purple Night' (1915)....
    • Rockwell, Florence
    • Frances Starr

    • Costello, P. W., 1866-1935
    • Pen and ink drawing (undated) of Frances Starr (1886-1973), American stage, film and television actress. The drawing is accompanied by an autograph card.
    • Starr, Frances
    • Francis Wilson, as Gadeaux

    • Costello, P. W., 1866-1935
    • Pen and ink drawing (undated) of American stage actor Francis Wilson (1854-1935). Wilson was born in Philadelphia, where he got his start in minstrel shows. He was best known for comic and comic opera roles. The drawing is accompanied by an...
    • Wilson, Francis
    • Frank McGlynn as Abraham Lincoln

    • Costello, P. W., 1866-1935
    • Pen and ink drawing (undated) of American stage and film actor Frank McGlynn (1866-1951) in 1919 in the lead role in John Drinkwater's drama 'Abraham Lincoln.' McGlynn was 53 at the time he played Lincoln, launching a run of 193 straight...
    • McGlynn, Frank
    • Gen. Philip H. Sheridan

    • Costello, P. W., 1866-1935
    • Pen and ink drawing (undated) of Gen. Philip Henry Sheridan (1831-1888), who served in the Union Army during the Civil War. He led the Cavalry Corps of the Army of the Potomac in the East, appointed by Ulysses S. Grant.
    • Sheridan, Philip H.
    • Genevieve Ward as Lady Macbeth

    • Costello, P. W., 1866-1935
    • Pen and ink drawing (undated) of American-born soprano and actress Genevieve Teresa Ward (1837-1922) in the role of Lady Macbeth. Early in her childhood, Ward and her parents moved to England, where she spent her entire singing and acting career....
    • Ward, Genevieve
    • George Frederick Cooke as Iago

    • Costello, P. W., 1866-1935
    • Pen and ink drawing (undated) of English actor George Frederick Cooke (1755-1812) as Iago, a schemer in Shakespeare's 'Othello.' Artist P. W. Costello applied an umber-toned background watercolor wash, giving Iago's military clothing a golden hue.
    • Cooke, George Frederick
    • George Horton Barrett

    • Costello, P. W., 1866-1935
    • Pen and ink drawing (undated) of English-born comedic actor and manager George Horton Barrett (1794-1860).
    • Barrett, George Horton
    • Maclyn Arbuckle in 'The County Chairman'

    • Costello, P. W., 1866-1935
    • Pen and ink portrait (undated, ca. 1904) of American stage and film actor Maclyn Arbuckle (1866-1931) as Honorable Jim Hackler in 'The County Chairman,' a comic role he played in Scranton, Pennsylvania in December 1905 at the Lyceum Theatre. He...
    • Arbuckle, Maclyn
    • Maclyn Arbuckle in 'The County Chairman,' 1904

    • Costello, P. W., 1866-1935
    • Autographed pen and ink portrait (dated 1904) of American stage and film actor Maclyn Arbuckle (1866-1931) as Honorable Jim Hackler in 'The County Chairman,' a comic role he played in Scranton, Pennsylvania in December 1905 at the Lyceum Theatre....
    • Arbuckle, Maclyn
    • Lawrence Barrett as Hamlet

    • Costello, P. W., 1866-1935
    • Pen and ink drawing (undated) of American stage actor Lawrence Barrett (1838-1891) in the role of Hamlet. He performed with towering figures in the profession, including Edwin Booth, Helena Modjeska and John McCullough. The drawing is accompanied...
    • Barrett, Lawrence
    • John J. McGraw, ca. 1912

    • Costello, P. W., 1866-1935
    • Pen and ink drawing (dated ca. 1912) of John Joseph McGraw (1873-1934), professional baseball player and long-time manager of the New York Giants. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1937. McGraw is second only to Connie Mack for the...
    • McGraw, John Joseph

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