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Contrary Gallery

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

Choose from 24 pictures in our Contrary collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

Book cover, Nursery Songs and Rhymes Featured Print

Book cover, Nursery Songs and Rhymes

Book cover in blue and silver, A Book of Nursery Songs and Rhymes, edited by S Baring-Gould, with illustrations by members of the Birmingham Art School under the direction of A J Gaskin. The scene probably refers to the rhyme, Mary Mary Quite Contrary. Date: 1895

© The Russell Butcher Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library

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Scene from Shakespeares Taming of the Shrew Featured Print

Scene from Shakespeares Taming of the Shrew

A scene from Shakespeare's comedy, The Taming of the Shrew (Act IV, Scene i), in which Petruchio insists that the food isn't good enough for poor hungry Kate to eat. In fact there's nothing wrong with it, but this is all part of his plan to tame her

© Mary Evans Picture Library 2015 -

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