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1540 Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 98 pictures in our 1540 collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

Steelyard & Neighbourhood Featured Print

Steelyard & Neighbourhood

Engaving depicting the Steel Yard and neighbourhood in 1540. The Steelyard was located on the north bank of the Thames by the outflow of the Walbrook, in the Dowgate ward of the City of London. The site is now covered by Cannon Street station and commemorated in the name of Steelyard Passage. Date: 1540

© Mary Evans / Peter & Dawn Cope Collection Mary Evans / Peter & Dawn Cope Collection

Giovanni Andrea Doria Featured Print

Giovanni Andrea Doria

GIOVANNI ANDREA DORIA Genoese naval commander, great-nephew and heir of the famous admiral), commander of the squadron of Sicily at the battle of Lepanto, 1571. Date: 1540 - 1606

© Mary Evans Picture Library

1540, 1571, 1606, Admiral, Andrea, Battle, Commander, Doria, Famous, Genoese, Giovanni, Great, Heir, Historical, History, Lepanto, Naval, Nephew, Sicily, Squadron

Apianus, Peter von Bienewitz or Bennewitz (1501-1552) Featured Print

Apianus, Peter von Bienewitz or Bennewitz (1501-1552)

Apianus, Peter von Bienewitz or Bennewitz (1501-1552). German humanist, known for his works in mathematics, astronomy and cartography. Astronomicum Caesareum'. The zodiac with a winged dragon in the center. Work dedicated to the Emperor Charles V. Printed in Ingolstadt, 1540. Renaissance art. Engraving. SPAIN. CASTILE AND LEON. Salamanca. Salamanca University Library

© P. Rotger/Iberfoto/Mary Evans