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Benevolent Gallery

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

Choose from 65 pictures in our Benevolent 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.


Sisowath, King of Cambodia shaking the 'trunk' of Fallieres Featured Print

Sisowath, King of Cambodia shaking the 'trunk' of Fallieres

Satirical postcard showing Sisowath (1840-1927), King of Cambodia shaking the 'trunk' of French President Armand Fallieres (18411931) who is in the form of a benevolent Sacred Elephant. Sisowath is saying: "I carry in my heart a sacred remembrance". Sisowath had run out of money by the end of his visit to France (in July 1906) and had to leave the country in tears and embarrassed (as he was having so much fun!). Date: 1906

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

Receipt, Asylum for Idiots, Earlswood, Redhill, Surrey Featured Print

Receipt, Asylum for Idiots, Earlswood, Redhill, Surrey

Receipt from the Asylum for Idiots, Earlswood, Redhill, Surrey, dated 6 June 1889, confirming one year's subscription of one guinea from Mrs R Blake Byass, signed by James Downing, Secretary, 36 King Willam Street, London Bridge, London. The Royal Earlswood Hospital (or The Royal Earlswood Asylum for Idiots) was the first establishment to cater specifically for people with learning disabilities. Date: 1889

© The David Pearson Collection/Mary Evans Picture Library

Hibernian Benevolent Institution, incorporated 1833 Featured Print

Hibernian Benevolent Institution, incorporated 1833

Hibernian Benevolent Institution, incorporated 1833. Print shows at center, beneath an eagle perched on an Irish harp, is a woman attending to a sick man as two well-dressed men enter the room; on the left are two horses and a shield above the motto Virtue Liberty and Independence and on the right is a tree and at the base are masonic implements and an Irish harp. Below the image is the text: This is to certify that blank was elected a member of the Hibernian Benevolent Institution of Pottsville, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, on the blank day of blank in the year of our Lord 18blank. Attested blank Secretary. blank President.. Date ca. 1855. Hibernian Benevolent Institution, incorporated 1833. Print shows at center, beneath an eagle perched on an Irish harp, is a woman attending to a sick man as two well-dressed men enter the room; on the left are two horses and a shield above the motto Virtue Liberty and Independence and on the right is a tree and at the base are masonic implements and an Irish harp. Below the image is the text: This is to certify that blank was elected a member of the Hibernian Benevolent Institution of Pottsville, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, on the blank day of blank in the year of our Lord 18blank. Attested blank Secretary. blank President.. Date ca. 1855. Date:

© Mary Evans / Library of Congress