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Abdication Gallery

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

Choose from 91 pictures in our Abdication 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.


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King George VI in Coronation Robes by Albert Collings

Portrait of King George VI by the portrait painter Albert Collings. Collings originally painted the picture for the Coronation of King Edward VIII but, after the Abdication, repainted the face. He was paid an additional 21 for this adjustment. See picture number 10224207 for the original version. Date: 1937

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

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Ambassador of Empire who has become King Edward VIII

His Majesty King Edward VIII (1894 - 1972), who succeeded his Father, the late King George V, on 20 January 1936, the first bachelor King to ascend the British throne for 176 years. Wearing uniform as Cononel of the Welsh Guards. After just one year Edward chose to abdicate the throne (January 1936 December 1936), in order to marry Wallis Simpson, a twice-divorced American, he become known as Duke of Windsor. Date: 1936

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

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Mrs Ernest A. Simpson

Mrs Ernest A. (Wallis) Simpson. She had recently obtained a divorce, and her name was increasingly being connected with King Edward VIII. She would eventually become the Duchess of Windsor when Edward abdicated the throne in order to marry her. This edition of The Sketch is dated two days before the abdication. Date: 1936

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans