Eltze, Frederick (M)

d. 11 November 1870. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Working-class illustrator and draughtsman. Monogram: “C.” Born in Ramsgate, Kent, to German parents. Father was valet to the Duke of Sussex, and then clerk to Sir Richard Mayne (Chief Commissioner of Police). Suffered from tuberculosis. Educated at Leigh’s Schools of Art. Contributed to *Punch* (May 1864-1870), *The Illustrated London News*, *The Illustrated Midland News*, and *The Sunday Magazine*. Lived in Epsom, Surrey, and London. Illustrator of *Stories told to a Child* by Jean Ingelow. Author of *The New Table Book; Pictures for Young and Old Parties* (1867). Biographical information: Joseph Swain, “Frederick Eltze,” *Good Words*, 1889, pp. 671-677; Houfe 295. (CC, AC).

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 24
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
At the Gate 1864 Good Words Illustrator 1726
The Bride of an Hour 1864-07-09 Once a Week Illustrator 634
Evening 1864-07-16 Once a Week Illustrator 636
Harvest Memories 1864-08-20 Once a Week Illustrator 685
Among the Reeds 1864-08-27 Once a Week Illustrator 687
Among the Sheaves 1864-09-10 Once a Week Illustrator 691
The Legend of Saint Vitus 1864-10-01 Once a Week Illustrator 697
“Mrs. Smith” 1864-11-19 Once a Week Illustrator 707
Kitty 1864-12-17 Once a Week Illustrator 717
The Omens 1865-03-25 Once a Week Illustrator 746
Childe Gottfried 1865-06-24 Once a Week Illustrator 939
In Church on Christmas Day 1866-12-01 Once a Week Illustrator 13510
New Years Day 1867-01-05 Once a Week Illustrator 12076
“Sweet Home” 1867-01-12 Once a Week Illustrator 12078
St Valentine’s Day 1867-02-16 Once a Week Illustrator 12086
Hot Cross Buns.—(After Pope) 1867-04-20 Once a Week Illustrator 12149
May Day 1867-05-04 Once a Week Illustrator 12154
June. Dreaming 1867-06-01 Once a Week Illustrator 12161
St. Swithin. The Legend 1867-07-20 Once a Week Illustrator 13526
August 1867-08-17 Once a Week Illustrator 13537
Michaelmas Day 1867-09-28 Once a Week Illustrator 13552
All Hallow Eve 1867-10-26 Once a Week Illustrator 13564
Guy Fawkes’ Day 1867-11-09 Once a Week Illustrator 13571
Christmas 1867-12-28 Once a Week Illustrator 13587