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Dignitaries Gallery

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

Choose from 112 pictures in our Dignitaries 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.


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15th century Costume

1. Jean de Linden (1394) 2. Duc de Baviere (1430-1470) (whose name is unknown) 3. Albert III, Achilles de Brandebourg (1475) wearing an Elector's cap 4. Ludwig von Hutten (1414) 5. Martin von Seinsheim (1434) 6. Louis, Duc de Baviere (1449) 7. Knight d'Arnstadt, with cap which was worn under the pelvis 8. Knight in half-armour 9. Knight in standard wartime attire 10 & 11. Tournament with blunted swords.
15th century

© H L Oakley / Mary Evans

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International Law - The Better Way

International Law - The Better Way by Thomas Nast in Harper's Weekly, 14th November 1874. A boat called The Arbitrator carrying the flag of truce lands in Geneva. Two female allegorical figures, Peace (dove and olive branch) and Justice (sword and scales), get ready to disembark and are greeted by European dignitaries, including the figure of John Bull, under an arch emblazoned Welcome Peace Through Arbitration. The cartoon is captioned with a quote by Ulysses S Grant, "The Nations are fast becoming so Civilised as to feel that there is a Better Way to settle their difficulties than by fighting." Date: 1874

© Mary Evans Picture Library

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The Channel Tunnel - hints to Aldermen, Heath Robinson

A well-known magnate of the Port of Dover laying the foundation stone of the tunnel in the Channel. An amusing scene envisaged by William Heath Robinson showing various dignitaries observing the ceremony wearing top hats, swimming trunks, but little else. Date: 1919

© Courtesy of the estate of Mrs J.C.Robinson/Pollinger Ltd/ILN/Mary Evans Picture Library

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