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Background imageArtisans Collection: The Gullet, Stafford Street, Birmingham

The Gullet, Stafford Street, Birmingham
Under the Artisans and Labourers dwellings Improvement Act, 1875, slum areas like the gullet were cleared and improved. Date: 16 December 1876

Background imageArtisans Collection: Malta - Lacemaking

Malta - Lacemaking
Lacemaking in Malta during WWI. Malta was not on the front line of World War I (unlike World War II) but did participate in many ways nevertheless

Background imageArtisans Collection: WW1 recruitment poster with silhouettes

WW1 recruitment poster with silhouettes
World War One recruitment poster with silhouettes -- Remember! England Expects -- the Need is Great Today.... the Navy requires you for its glorious service. Join today

Background imageArtisans Collection: Native Carpenters - India

Native Carpenters - India - using rules, planes and chisels. Date: circa 1903

Background imageArtisans Collection: Mexico 1900s 1890s Mexican Comic Humour Death

Mexico 1900s 1890s Mexican Comic Humour Death
mexico, 1900s, 1890s, mexican, comic, humour, death, macabre, morbid, calavera, skeletons, skeleton, skull, skulls, satire, satirical, artists, artisans, artist, artisan, play, playing, music

Background imageArtisans Collection: Spanish Civil War (1936-1939). Tank made in Sant

Spanish Civil War (1936-1939). Tank made in Sant Sadurni d'Anoia by the Commission of War Industries of Catalonia

Background imageArtisans Collection: Building Panama canal, Artisans houses

Building Panama canal, Artisans houses
Vintage 19th century photograph: Image relates to the first French led attempt to build the Panama canal in the 1880s under the supervision of Ferdinand de Lesseps. Artisans houses

Background imageArtisans Collection: Algerian Basket Weavers

Algerian Basket Weavers Date: circa 1909

Background imageArtisans Collection: Two thatchers East Coker, Somerset, England

Two thatchers East Coker, Somerset, England
Two thatchers at work up ladders on the thatched roof of a cottage in the village of East Coker, near Yeovil, South Somerset. See also Picture No. 12445700 Date: 1989

Background imageArtisans Collection: Thatching, East Coker, Somerset

Thatching, East Coker, Somerset
Two thatchers at work up ladders on the thatched roof of a cottage in the village of East Coker, near Yeovil, South Somerset. First published The Sunday Times Date: 1989

Background imageArtisans Collection: Ancient Gem Cutter and Apprentice - Sri Lanka

Ancient Gem Cutter and Apprentice - Sri Lanka
Ancient Gem Cutter with his cutting and polishing tools and (his middle-aged!) Apprentice - Sri Lanka. Date: circa 1908

Background imageArtisans Collection: Europe. Middle Age. Construction of a gothic Cathedral

Europe. Middle Age. Construction of a gothic Cathedral. Illustration by Lluis Bargall󮠗 atercolour

Background imageArtisans Collection: Tomb of Sennedjem. Mural painting

Tomb of Sennedjem. Mural painting
Tomb of Sennedjem. 1306 -1290 BC. EGYPT. Dayr al-Bahri. Valley of the Artisans. Tomb of Sennedjem. Agricultural scene. Sennedjem plowing the fields with a couple of oxen. Egyptian art. New Kingdom

Background imageArtisans Collection: British Royal Naval Recruitment Poster, WW1

British Royal Naval Recruitment Poster, WW1
Remember! England Expects -- The need is great today.... the Navy requires you for its glorious service. Join today. Skilled artificers and artisans, seamen, stokers, marines and boys

Background imageArtisans Collection: West End riots, 1886 - A friend of the working man

West End riots, 1886 - A friend of the working man
Unemployed men debating the issues of the moment, sketched at the demonstration at Trafalgar Square, London, at the time of the West End riots in 1886

Background imageArtisans Collection: Maison E Dorez Freres - Jewellers, Algiers, Algeria

Maison E Dorez Freres - Jewellers, Algiers, Algeria
Maison E Dorez Freres - Jewellers and producers of objets d arts and items of local craftsmanship - 10, Rue Socgemah Algiers, Algeria - founded in 1842. Date: circa 1901

Background imageArtisans Collection: Hungarian pottery

Hungarian pottery made by itinerant artisans. Ethnographic Museum. Budapest. Hungary

Background imageArtisans Collection: Glass blower. Illustration of Tractatus de Herbis

Glass blower. Illustration of Tractatus de Herbis, 15 c. of the work De Materia Medica. Gothic art. Miniature Painting. ITALY. EMILIA-ROMAGNA. Modena. Estense Library

Background imageArtisans Collection: Medieval Spinster. Manuscript c. 1340

Medieval Spinster. Manuscript c. 1340
Medieval Spinster. Miniature in The Smithfield Decretals. Compendium c. 1340 of the decretals of Pope Gregory IX. Manuscript Ms Royal 10 E. Gothic art. Miniature Painting. UNITED KINGDOM. ENGLAND

Background imageArtisans Collection: Saint-Claude, France - Fabrique Jeantet-David Pipe Factory

Saint-Claude, France - Fabrique Jeantet-David Pipe Factory - Polishing the pipes using overhead belt-driven polishing machines. (see: 10993880) Date: circa 1909

Background imageArtisans Collection: Tomb of Sennedjem. 1306 -1290 BC. EGYPT. Dayr

Tomb of Sennedjem. 1306 -1290 BC. EGYPT. Dayr al-Bahri. Valley of the Artisans. Tomb of Sennedjem. Sennedjem and his wife Lyneferti reaping. Egyptian art. New Kingdom. Painting

Background imageArtisans Collection: West End riots: break up of Trafalgar Square meeting, 1886

West End riots: break up of Trafalgar Square meeting, 1886
At an open air meeting of unemployed East End dock workers and artisans in Trafalgar Square, the people were stirred to violence following incendiary speeches, and rioted

Background imageArtisans Collection: West End riots, 1886 - a crowd

West End riots, 1886 - a crowd
A crowd of unemployed men debating ths issues of the moment, sketched at the demonstration at Trafalgar Square, London, at the time of the West End riots in 1886

Background imageArtisans Collection: West End riots, 1886 - What do you think?

West End riots, 1886 - What do you think?
three unemployed men debating the issues of the moment, sketched at the demonstration at Trafalgar Square, London, at the time of the West End riots in 1886

Background imageArtisans Collection: West End riots, 1886 - speaker address an audience

West End riots, 1886 - speaker address an audience
An " earnest orator" sketched at the West End riots in 1886. At an open air meeting of unemployed East End dock workers and artisans in Trafalagar Square

Background imageArtisans Collection: West End riots, 1886 - a two men in discussion

West End riots, 1886 - a two men in discussion
Two men in discussion, sketched at the demonstration at Trafalgar Square, London, at the time of the West End riots in 1886

Background imageArtisans Collection: Strike by Belgian Glassmakers and Cutters - Manage

Strike by Belgian Glassmakers and Cutters - Manage
A strike by Belgian Glassmakers and Engravers / Cutters from the Glassworks at Manage, Hainaut, Belgium - the board notice on the building behind them demands an end to having to work throughout

Background imageArtisans Collection: Abdallah street, Blida

Abdallah street, Blida
Native people intermingle with Europeans on the busy Abdallah street, Blida known for its artisans and traders. Date: circa 1910s

Background imageArtisans Collection: Morocco, North Africa - Moorish Artisans

Morocco, North Africa - Moorish Artisans - Man Leaning on Wall, boy sitting on Kerbstone. Part of Box 171 Boswell Collection - Morocco. Date: circa 1900

Background imageArtisans Collection: Cauldron of riveted bronze plates hammered thin. Made by Cel

Cauldron of riveted bronze plates hammered thin. Made by Cel
Art. Prehistory. Cauldron of riveted bronze plates hammered thin. On the outside the cauldron is decorated with bulls heads and the head of a goddes. Made by Celtic artisans in central Europe

Background imageArtisans Collection: Prehistory. The Early Iron Age. The Dejbjerg Wagon. 50 BC. N

Prehistory. The Early Iron Age. The Dejbjerg Wagon. 50 BC. N
Prehistory. The Early Iron Age. The Dejbjerg Wagon. Carriage sacrificed in a west Jutland. Ceremonial carriages. Probably made in central Europe by Celtic artisans. 50 BC. National Museum of Denmark

Background imageArtisans Collection: Valley of the Artisans. Temple of Hathor and Maat. Outside v

Valley of the Artisans. Temple of Hathor and Maat. Outside v
Valley of the Artisans. Ruins of Set Maats settlement, home to the artisans who worked on the tombs in the Valley of the Kings during the 18th to 20th dynasties

Background imageArtisans Collection: Valley of the Artisans. Temple of Hathor and Maat. Inside vi

Valley of the Artisans. Temple of Hathor and Maat. Inside vi
Valley of the Artisans. Ruins of Set Maats settlement, home to the artisans who worked on the tombs in the Valley of the Kings during the 18th to 20th dynasties

Background imageArtisans Collection: Valley of the Artisans. Ruins of Set Maat. Deir el-Medina. E

Valley of the Artisans. Ruins of Set Maat. Deir el-Medina. E
Valley of the Artisans. Ruins of Set Maats settlement, home to the artisans who worked on the tombs in the Valley of the Kings during the 18th to 20th dynasties. New Kingdom. Deir el-Medina. Egypt

Background imageArtisans Collection: Valley of the Artisans. Ruins of Set Maat. Tombs in the necr

Valley of the Artisans. Ruins of Set Maat. Tombs in the necr
Valley of the Artisans. Ruins of Set Maats settlement, home to the artisans who worked on the tombs in the Valley of the Kings during the 18th to 20th dynasties

Background imageArtisans Collection: Artisans Model Cottage

Artisans Model Cottage
Example of an artisans model cottage, the type of which was suggested by The Artisans Suburban Cottage Movement to provide comfortable homes for working populations in towns and cities. 1862

Background imageArtisans Collection: Glasgow Block of Artisans Dwellings

Glasgow Block of Artisans Dwellings. A china merchants occupies the ground floor. Date: 1896

Background imageArtisans Collection: A Chinese Woman darning, Qianlong Period (1736-96)

A Chinese Woman darning, Qianlong Period (1736-96) (gouache on paper). Chinese art. SWITZERLAND. Bern. Bernese Historical Museum

Background imageArtisans Collection: A Chinese Woman making a bobbin, Qianlong Period

A Chinese Woman making a bobbin, Qianlong Period (1736-96) (gouache on paper). Chinese art. SWITZERLAND. Bern. Bernese Historical Museum

Background imageArtisans Collection: Tile representation of handicrafts. Catalan school

Tile representation of handicrafts. Catalan school, 17th-18th c. Ceramics. Proc: SPAIN. CATALONIA

Background imageArtisans Collection: Tomb of Pashed Egyptian mural painting

Tomb of Pashed Egyptian mural painting
Tomb of Pashed. 1306 -1290 BC. EGYPT. Dayr al-Bahri. Valley of the Artisans. The Eye of Horus (Wedjat), Egyptian symbol of protection and royal power from deities. Egyptian art. New Kingdom. Painting

Background imageArtisans Collection: Tanners of Barcelona. Gremial book, 1402-1649

Tanners of Barcelona. Gremial book, 1402-1649
Gremial book of the Guild of Blanquers of Barcelona. 1402-1649. Blanquer is the Catalan name receiving the leather tanner profession

Background imageArtisans Collection: North London School of Drawing & Modelling, Camden Town

North London School of Drawing & Modelling, Camden Town
North London School of Drawing and Modelling, Camden Town. The school, states the Illustrated London News, may be considered a model school for the education of art-workmen

Background imageArtisans Collection: China Inland Mission - Stone Masons

China Inland Mission - Stone Masons Date: 1904

Background imageArtisans Collection: Traditional National Costume of Croatia - Privlaka Peasant

Traditional National Costume of Croatia - Privlaka Peasant
Javanese Women (Indonesia) making patterned batik fabric using traditional techniques. Date: circa 1910s

Background imageArtisans Collection: Tonkin region - Vietnam - Traditional painters & decorators

Tonkin region - Vietnam - Traditional painters & decorators
Tonkin region - Vietnam - Traditional painters, artisans & gilders. Date: 1907

Background imageArtisans Collection: Interior of an Arabian Bazaar

Interior of an Arabian Bazaar - postcard sent fm Istanbul, but form of the Bazaar is clearly a very artistic impression! Date: circa 1910

Background imageArtisans Collection: Russian lantern maker in his shop

Russian lantern maker in his shop Date: 1902



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