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Contrary Gallery

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

Choose from 25 pictures in our Contrary 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.


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

1890s, 1895, Art, Baring, Birmingham, Blue, Book, Cockle, Contrary, Cover, Direction, Edited, Garden, Gaskin, Gould, Historical, History, Illustrations, Late, Maids, Mary, Members, Nouveau, Nursery, Pretty, Rhyme, Rhymes, School, Shells, Silver, Song, Songs, Stories, Story, Victorian

Redhead's shop, Coniston Featured Print

Redhead's shop, Coniston

Redhead's shop, Coniston, is in Yewdale Road and is still run as a newsagents/souvenir shop. The men in the doorway are the photographer's friends Wilson and Nelstrop, and the women are identified as 'Annie and Kate' who worked there. Date: circa 1907

© The Battersby Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library

1907, Annie, Circa, Coniston, Doorway, Friends, Historical, History, Identified, Kate, Men, Nelstrop, Newsagents, Photographers, Redheads, Road, Run, Shop, Souvenir, Wilson, Women, Worked, Yewdale