Highgate School [pencil, lower right.]
Etching, 195 x 265mm, 7¾ x 10½".
Sir Roger Cholmeley's School at Highgate (Highgate School) is an independent school in Highgate, London. The school was established in 1565 by a Royal Charter of Elizabeth I giving permission for Sir Roger Cholmeley to erect a free grammar school for boys. By Wallace Hester, etcher and illustrator responsible for 12 cartoons for Vanity Fair, 1910, 1911, 1913.
Collection of Maj. J. B. Talbot, M.C.
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