Coronation design, Maison Prunier
Coronation cover from Maison Prunier (a special menu perhaps?) celebrating the coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (later the Queen Mother). Depicting a patriotic lady in red, white and blue costume, with the flags of many countries above her head. Date: May 1937
© Mary Evans Picture Library / John Maclellan
1937, Allegorical, Blue, British, Celebrating, Celebration, City, Cityscape, Coronation, Costume, Countries, Country, Cover, Design, Dress, Elizabeth, Event, Events, Figure, Flag, Flags, George, Historical, History, King, Lady, London, Maison, Menu, Mother, Patriotic, Prunier, Queen, Red, River, Royal, Royalty, Special, Thames, Vi, White, Woman
Rockefeller City Building at night, New York City, USA
Mini leporello picture in a Rocketfeller Greeting envelope showing the Rockefeller City Building in a beautiful coloured night scene.
© Mary Evans / Pharcide
1950, 1950s, 50s, America, Building, City, Cityscape, Cityscapes, Colored, Coloured, Colourfully, Manhattan, New, Night, Ny, Nyc, Panorama, Rock, Rockefeller, Scene, Skyscraper, Skyscrapers, States, United, Usa, York
Poland. Krakow. Saint Mary's Basilica in Central Market squa
POLAND. KRAKOW. View of the Central Market Square with Saint Mary's Basilica founded in 1222 by the Bishop of Krakow Iwo Odrowaz and destroyed by the Tartars in 1241.The actual building was built between 1345 and 1408 with two towers of the fourteenth century with later additions in different styles.
© Thaliastock / Mary Evans