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1818 Collection

Background image1818 Collection: Henri Christophe

Henri Christophe
Henri (or Henry) Christophe a leader in the Haitian Revolution, winning independence from France for Haiti in 1804. Made President of Haiti in 1807, and in March 1811 was proclaimed Henri I

Background image1818 Collection: RIVERA, Diego. Man, Controller of

RIVERA, Diego. Man, Controller of
RIVERA, Diego (1886-1957). Man, Controller of the Universe. 1934. Right detail. Mexican Mural Painting. Fresco. MEXICO. FEDERAL DISTRICT. Mexico City. Fine Arts Palace

Background image1818 Collection: Wilmots Late Scarlet Strawberry

Wilmots Late Scarlet Strawberry. Coloured engraving from William Hooker, Pomona Londinensis: containing colored engravings of the most esteemed fruits cultivated in the British Gardens. Vol. I

Background image1818 Collection: St Giles Hospital, Camberwell, London

St Giles Hospital, Camberwell, London
The administrative offices of Camberwell St Giles Hospital, formerly part of the Camberwell workhouse on Havil Street, now St Giles Road, south east London

Background image1818 Collection: Dorothea Jordan - 2

Dorothea Jordan - 2
DOROTHEA JORDAN (nee Bland) actress and mistress of William IV; as Priscilla Tomboy in The Romp a comic opera after Bickerstaffs Love in the city

Background image1818 Collection: Haiti Royal Palace

Haiti Royal Palace
Citadelle Laferrire, the palace of Henri Christophe, ruler from 1807, king 1811-1818, committed suicide 1820

Background image1818 Collection: Abigail Adams

Abigail Adams
ABIGAIL ADAMS nee Smith. American writer and wife of John Adams, 2nd President of the United States

Background image1818 Collection: Ascot, Circa 1818

Ascot, Circa 1818
Horse racing in the early 19th Century

Background image1818 Collection: Frontispiece illustration from Frankenstein

Frontispiece illustration from Frankenstein
Frontispiece illustration from Mary Shelley's novel, Frankenstein. Date: first published 1818

Background image1818 Collection: MARX, Karl (1818-1883)

MARX, Karl (1818-1883). German philosopher, politician, economist and revolutionary. Portrait of Karl Marx. Engraving

Background image1818 Collection: MARX, Karl (1818-1883); ENGELS, Friedrich (1820-1895)

MARX, Karl (1818-1883); ENGELS, Friedrich (1820-1895). German philosopher, politician, economist and revolutionary.; German socialist

Background image1818 Collection: Song of Sixpence 1818

Song of Sixpence 1818
Sing a song of sixpence, A bag full of rye, Four-and-twenty blackbirds Baked in a pie

Background image1818 Collection: Man and Woman of Friesland (Holland)

Man and Woman of Friesland (Holland). A book of national types and costumes from the early 19th century

Background image1818 Collection: Man and Woman of Guyana

Man and Woman of Guyana, South America, possibly Arawaks. A book of national types and costumes from the early 19th century

Background image1818 Collection: Workhouse Infirmary, Havil Street, Camberwell, London

Workhouse Infirmary, Havil Street, Camberwell, London
The administrative offices of Camberwell St Giles poor law infirmary on Havil Street (now St Giles Road) in south east London

Background image1818 Collection: Nankeen Trousers 1818

Nankeen Trousers 1818
Pink striped waistcoat, blue tight fitting double-breasted coat with hip pocket, velvet collar, narrow tails & padded shoulders & top hat, nankeen trousers & black pumps

Background image1818 Collection: James Froude

James Froude
JAMES ANTHONY FROUDE - British historian and writer. Date: 1818 - 1894

Background image1818 Collection: A group of Persian musicians

A group of Persian musicians
A group of four Persian musicians playing their instruments. 1818

Background image1818 Collection: Battle of Waterloo, 1815

Battle of Waterloo, 1815 - The Battle of Waterloo, 1815. Watercolour by William Heath, unsigned, 1818 (c).Possibly the original design for Wellingtons Victories plate 29, drawn and etched by W Heath

Background image1818 Collection: Edinburgh / Midlothian

Edinburgh / Midlothian
The heart of Midlothian - the old Tolbooth or prison, from which Walter Scott took the name of his novel published in 1818

Background image1818 Collection: Lola Montez / Jules Laure

Lola Montez / Jules Laure
MARIA DOLORES ELIZA ROSEANNA GILBERT, known as LOLA MONTEZ American dancer and adventuress, born in Ireland

Background image1818 Collection: Jean Pierre Boyer / 1843

Jean Pierre Boyer / 1843
JEAN PIERRE BOYER President of Haiti, 1818-1843

Background image1818 Collection: Queen Charlotte (Beechey

Queen Charlotte (Beechey
Charlotte Sophia of Mecklenburg-Strelitz Queen of George III

Background image1818 Collection: Queen Charlotte (Col)

Queen Charlotte (Col)
Charlotte Sophia of Mecklenburg-Strelitz Queen of George III

Background image1818 Collection: Clerkenwell Prison

Clerkenwell Prison
Engaving depicting the old House of Detention, Clerkenwell. Clerkenwell (old) Prison, also known as the Clerkenwell House of Detention or Middlesex House of Detention, was a prison in Clerkenwell

Background image1818 Collection: Maj Gen Arthur St. Clair

Maj Gen Arthur St. Clair
MAJOR GEN. ARTHUR ST.CLAIR served in Continental army as Brigadier General; evacuated Fort Ticonderoga before Burgoynes advance (1777). Date: 1736 - 1818

Background image1818 Collection: John Walter - 1

John Walter - 1
JOHN WALTER (junior) statesman, proprietor of The Times Date: 1818 - 1894

Background image1818 Collection: KILNSEA CROSS, Yorkshire

KILNSEA CROSS, Yorkshire
Kilnsea Cross, at Holderness, Yorkshire, is an enigmatic erection which has defied antiquarians -- it was probably moved here from another location on the rapidly eroding coast, but its origins

Background image1818 Collection: Man and Woman of Cacongo

Man and Woman of Cacongo on the coast of Angola (formerly part of the Congo, Central Africa). A book of national types and costumes from the early 19th century

Background image1818 Collection: Man and Woman of the Congo

Man and Woman of the Congo. A book of national types and costumes from the early 19th century

Background image1818 Collection: A couple of Peasants from Baden, Germany

A couple of Peasants from Baden, Germany. A book of national types and costumes from the early 19th century

Background image1818 Collection: York / Ramparts / Minster

York / Ramparts / Minster
York: view of the Minster from the ramparts

Background image1818 Collection: Bride of Lammermoor - 2

Bride of Lammermoor - 2
THE BRIDE OF LAMMERMOOR Ravenswood and the apparition

Background image1818 Collection: Mary Brunton - 2

Mary Brunton - 2
Mrs MARY BRUNTON The authoress of Self- Control, Discipline and other works

Background image1818 Collection: Man, woman and baby of Corea, Korea, 1818

Man, woman and baby of Corea, Korea, 1818. Handcoloured copperplate engraving from Mary Anne Vennings A Geographical Present being Descriptions of the Principal Countries of the World, Darton

Background image1818 Collection: Group of Marathas during the Third Anglo-Maratha War (1817-1819)

Group of Marathas during the Third Anglo-Maratha War (1817-1819), between the British East India Company and the Maratha Empire, India. Date: 1818

Background image1818 Collection: Man and woman of China, 1818

Man and woman of China, 1818. Man with tobacco pipe, holding hands with a woman. Handcoloured copperplate engraving from Mary Anne Vennings A Geographical Present being Descriptions of the Principal

Background image1818 Collection: Karl Marx and his wife, Jenny (nee von Westphalen)

Karl Marx and his wife, Jenny (nee von Westphalen)
Karl Marx (1818-1883), German philosopher, political economist, historian, political theorist, sociologist, communist and revolutionary

Background image1818 Collection: Aztec man and woman of Mexico, 1818

Aztec man and woman of Mexico, 1818
Man and woman of Mexico, 1818. Aztec man, woman and child carrying basket of clothes, bow and stick.Handcoloured copperplate engraving from Mary Anne Vennings A Geographical Present being

Background image1818 Collection: Khoikhoi man and woman, South Africa, 1818

Khoikhoi man and woman, South Africa, 1818. They wear animal skins and woven skirts and stand in front of huts covered in animal hides

Background image1818 Collection: Man and woman of Cochin China (Vietnam) 1818

Man and woman of Cochin China (Vietnam) 1818. Handcoloured copperplate engraving from Mary Anne Vennings A Geographical Present being Descriptions of the Principal Countries of the World, Darton

Background image1818 Collection: Man and woman of Arabia, 1818

Man and woman of Arabia, 1818. The man wears a turban, cloak, sash and harem pants, the woman wears a veil over a long dress

Background image1818 Collection: Sultans of the Adil Shah Dynasty of Bijapur

Sultans of the Adil Shah Dynasty of Bijapur
Eight rulers of the house of Bijapur including Sultan Yusuf Adil Shah (1450-1510) on the throne, Ibrahim I and Ali I at left, and Ibrahim II, Muhammad at right

Background image1818 Collection: The Temple Of Olympian Zeus, Athens, 1818

The Temple Of Olympian Zeus, Athens, 1818
An architectural pencil drawing of the Temple of Olympian Zeus, in the centre of Athens, Greece. Construction began in the 6th century BC

Background image1818 Collection: The Temple Of Fortuna Virilis, Rome, 1818

The Temple Of Fortuna Virilis, Rome, 1818
An architectural pencil drawing of the Temple of Fortuna Virilis (Temple of Portunus), in Rome, Italy, during 1818. Date: 1818

Background image1818 Collection: The Propylaea in Athens, 1818

The Propylaea in Athens, 1818
An architectural pencil drawing of the Propylaea of the Athenian Acropolis, a monumental gateway commissioned by Pericles in order to rebuild after the Persian wars. Date: 1818

Background image1818 Collection: Colosseum Archways 1818-1819

Colosseum Archways 1818-1819
An architectural pencil drawing which looks down a tunnel of archways in the interior of the Colosseum in Rome, with a foreground of plant life. Date: circa 1818

Background image1818 Collection: Carrington House Staircase, Whitehall

Carrington House Staircase, Whitehall
An architectural drawing of a double sided staircase below a dome shaped sky light within Carrington House, in Whitehall, the property was designed by architect William Chambers. Date: circa 1818



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