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Barnum Gallery

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

Choose from 31 pictures in our Barnum 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.

Caricature of P T Barnum and Jumbo the elephant Featured Print

Caricature of P T Barnum and Jumbo the elephant

Caricature of Phineas Taylor (PT) Barnum (1810-1891), American showman and businessman, and Jumbo the African elephant which he bought for his circus from London Zoo in 1882. The sale caused public outrage in Britain. "If you take Jumbo, Mr Barnum, and he should revenge himself, don't expect any sympathy from the English people."

© Terry Parker / Mary Evans Picture Library

Farewell ride on Jumbo Featured Print

Farewell ride on Jumbo

'A Farewell ride on Jumbo'. The famous and popular African elephant kept at the London Zoological Gardens at Regents Park, London, giving a group of children a ride on his back. Jumbo was born 1861 in the Sudan, transferred from Paris to London in 1865, and sold in 1882 to P. T. Barnum, for his touring circus in North America. Jumbo died in tragic circumstances when hit by a train at a marshalling yard in St. Thomas, Ontario, Canada in 1885. Date: 1882

© Mary Evans Picture Library