Now, Bert! FORGET IT!, 1945 (c)
Sunday Chronicle ?Now, Bert! FORGET IT!?, 1945 (c).Pen and ink drawing, with crayon shading, by Harry Riley, 1945 (c); signed lower left, ?Riley?.A husband pushing a pram, with his wife and two screaming infants, glances wistfully towards an army recruiting poster.From a collection of working drawings intended for printing and publication, probably in the Sunday Chronicle; with pencil inscribed title and notes.Associated with World War Two, Home Front (1939-1945). Date: circa 1945
© The National Army Museum / Mary Evans Picture Library
BRY, Theodor de (1528-1598). Ritual friendship dance
BRY, Theodor de (1528-1598). Ritual friendship dance in the indian Village Secota or Secoton. Illustration in 'fida tamen narratio Admiranda of commodis et incolarum ritibus Virginiae'. Chronicle of the expedition to Virginia of Walter Raleigh in 1585. Theodore de Bry engraving included in the series 'Grand Voyages' or 'America' after watercolor by John White. Frankfurt, 1590. Early Modern Era. Engraving. FRANCE. ΌE-DE-FRANCE. Paris. Biblioth豵e du service historique de la Marine.
© BeBa/Iberfoto/Mary Evans
Spain (17th c.). Reapers' War (1643)
Spain. Catalonia. 'Guerra dels Segadors' (Catalan revolt or Reapers' War), 1643. 'Relacio molt verdadera de la victoria que ha tingut lo excelentisim semariscal de la Mota (Mothe) contra lo exercit del rey de Castella a la horta de Lleyda prop de Vilanoua'. Mariscal de la Mota's victory over the troops of the king of Castile. Chronicle of this war episode that took place near Vilanova (Lleida). Published in Iaume Matevat house in Barcelona in 1643. Engraving. SPAIN. CATALONIA. Barcelona. Biblioteca de Catalunya (National Library of Catalonia).
© J. Bedmar/Iberfoto/Mary Evans