Advertisement from Devant for the sale of seats in Maskelyne’s Grand Stand for the 1897 Diamond Jubilee

Devant explains that a member of the Ladies’ Grand Council has suggested that members might like to purchase a block of seats on Mr. Maskelyne’s Grand Pavilion to view the procession for Queen Victoria’s Diamond Jubilee. Along the bottom of the item is an unrelated piece illustrating Devant producing a rabbit on ‘animated photograph’ film. It explains how animated photographs work and acts as an advertisement for Devant’s exhibitions.


Size This looks like a poor quality proof copy on thin paper, the area of print being 185 x 135mm.
Date Dated 26 May 1897.
Key Phrases
Ref no N2084 Ep.MiscM14