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Diners Collection

Background imageDiners Collection: The Gentleman Who Asked the Carver - H. M. Bateman

The Gentleman Who Asked the Carver - H. M. Bateman
The Gentleman who asked the carver at Simpson s-in-the-Strand whether the meat was English or foreign. A curious and innocent question from a diner at the famous English restaurant causing more than

Background imageDiners Collection: The Monseigneur - Londons latest chic restaurant

The Monseigneur - Londons latest chic restaurant
Evening at The Monseigneur, a fashionable London restaurant, with diners watching a cabaret performance. The Monseigneur Restaurant was one of three main hot spots for dance music in the 1930s

Background imageDiners Collection: The exclusive private-members Kit Cat Club by Fish

The exclusive private-members Kit Cat Club by Fish
The exclusive private-members Kit Cat Club in Haymarket, London with diners taking to the dancefloor dancing by synthetic moonlight to those saddening, maddening melodies

Background imageDiners Collection: The Man Who Lit His Cigar Before The Royal Toast - Bateman

The Man Who Lit His Cigar Before The Royal Toast - Bateman
The Man Who Lit His Cigar Before The Royal Toast - H M Bateman. This illustration shows an arrogant man who has defied etiquette by lighting his cigar before the correct course of dinner

Background imageDiners Collection: Dinner in an aristocratic French home

Dinner in an aristocratic French home, with servants attending to everyones needs

Background imageDiners Collection: Feasting in the Middle Ages by Pauline Baynes

Feasting in the Middle Ages by Pauline Baynes
A detailed scene depicting a medieval feast with a jester and performing monkeys entertaining diners while they are served exotic looking roast birds (heron and peacock). 1958

Background imageDiners Collection: Selfridges Roof Garden Restaurant, London, 1910

Selfridges Roof Garden Restaurant, London, 1910
Illustration showing the diners at Selfridges department stores roof garden restaurant, London, 1910

Background imageDiners Collection: Witches Sabbat (Picart)

Witches Sabbat (Picart)
Satan presides while dancers cavort before him, the cooks throw babies into the stewpot and diners enjoy a nourishing cannibal feast

Background imageDiners Collection: John, Duke of Berrys household exchanging New Year gifts. T

John, Duke of Berrys household exchanging New Year gifts. The Duke is seated at the right, in blue. Tres Riches Heures du Duc de Berry. 15th century. Miniature. Chateau de Chantilly. France

Background imageDiners Collection: Social / Piccadilly Grill

Social / Piccadilly Grill
Elegant diners-out, all but one (a uniformed soldier) in evening dress, patronise the Piccadilly Grill, a noted restaurant in the fashionable heart of London

Background imageDiners Collection: Dining in the Moonlight : In the Garden Grill-Room

Dining in the Moonlight : In the Garden Grill-Room
The Garden Grill-Room at the May Fair Hotel in Berkeley Square, Mayfair, London showing diners in black tie and evening dress, attending to by numerous waiters

Background imageDiners Collection: The Ivy, 1946

The Ivy, 1946
Illustration of the interior of the original Ivy restaurant in West Street, Seven Dials, Covent Garden. Famously frequented by the great and the good

Background imageDiners Collection: PUNKAH-WALLAH

PUNKAH-WALLAH
A PUNKAH-WALLAH keeps the air moving while eleven servants wait on 8 or 9 British diners Date: circa 1840

Background imageDiners Collection: Segismundo Moret y Prendergast (1838-1913). Politician

Segismundo Moret y Prendergast (1838-1913). Politician
Segismundo Moret y Prendergast (1838-1913). Spanish politician. Spain, Madrid. Banquet of the Partido Democratico-Monarquico in the Theater of La Alhambra, November 14, 1881

Background imageDiners Collection: Caricature illustration of waiter juggling bottle of Bollinger

Caricature illustration of waiter juggling bottle of Bollinger, with 4 diners hiding at their table, by G E Studdy, Captioned, Neck or Nothing

Background imageDiners Collection: Outdoor dining in Brighton, Sussex

Outdoor dining in Brighton, Sussex
People taking lunch in the sunshine outside a restaurant in Brighton, Sussex. Date: circa 1930s

Background imageDiners Collection: Woman in an old-taffeta cape with a parrot, 1913

Woman in an old-taffeta cape with a parrot, 1913
Woman in cape of old taffeta decorated with caterpillar green and muff embroidered with pearls. Parrot chained to a stand

Background imageDiners Collection: A Bare living by Wilton Williams

A Bare living by Wilton Williams
A cabaret dancer wearing very little entertains diners at a smart restaurant. Date: 1928

Background imageDiners Collection: The Marionettes by Annie Fish

The Marionettes by Annie Fish
A bored looking fashionable young woman and her male companion drink what looks rather like absinthe in a smart restaurant. Date: 1919

Background imageDiners Collection: The Florida nightclub by Hynes

The Florida nightclub by Hynes
Impressions and personalities at the Florida Club in South Bruton Mews, renowned for its glass dance floor, which triggered a craze for them in other clubs in and around London

Background imageDiners Collection: London Nights - at the Cafe Anglais by Hynes

London Nights - at the Cafe Anglais by Hynes
Rex Evans at the CafÚáünglais, playing the piano and singing. M. Poulsen, who ran the club, is seen standing on the left, while his co-directors, Capt. Robin Humphries and Mrs

Background imageDiners Collection: The Taverna of the Excelsior Palace, Venice Lido

The Taverna of the Excelsior Palace, Venice Lido
Luncheon at the Taverna restaurant of the Excelsior Palace Hotel at the fashionable Venice Lido. Diners were encouraged to visit the Taverna in their swimwear or beach pyjamas

Background imageDiners Collection: The Casino at Dinard, with swimming pool

The Casino at Dinard, with swimming pool
Impression of the Casino at Dinard, opened in 1928, with its swimming pool right in the centre. Date: 1929

Background imageDiners Collection: Truckers Leave Diner Date: 1950

Truckers Leave Diner Date: 1950

Background imageDiners Collection: Dinner in the Iguanodon model, Crystal Palace, Sydenham

Dinner in the Iguanodon model, Crystal Palace, Sydenham
Diners seated in a model of an Iguanodon at Crystal Palace, London. The Iguanodon was a creation of Mr. B. Waterhouse Hawkins who was constructing models of various dinosaurs in his studio at Crystal

Background imageDiners Collection: Luncheon at the Empress Club 1900

Luncheon at the Empress Club 1900
The Empress Club, sitting between Dover Street and 13 Berkeley Street, W1, London. One of the very first Ladies Clubs, The Empress Club was founded in 1897. Date: 1900

Background imageDiners Collection: Bringing in the boars head at Christmas

Bringing in the boars head at Christmas
A Christmas party in Elizabethan times: the traditional ringing in the boars head at Christmas time. Date: circa 16th century

Background imageDiners Collection: PAYING THE BILL C1836

PAYING THE BILL C1836
Two diners look horrified at the sight of their meal bill. Date: circa 1836

Background imageDiners Collection: ANCIENT GREEK BANQUET

ANCIENT GREEK BANQUET
Greek diners eating at the Banqueting Table Date: ancient

Background imageDiners Collection: WESTMINSTER HALL 1821

WESTMINSTER HALL 1821
Filled to the galleries with diners and lookers-on, at George IVs coronation banquet Date: 19 July 1821

Background imageDiners Collection: 16th century Banquet

16th century Banquet
Trumpeters announce the arrival of the Boars Head, brought in procession to the Christmas diners in an Elizabethan hall Date: 16th century

Background imageDiners Collection: A 2000 dinner party at the Savoy, 1910

A 2000 dinner party at the Savoy, 1910
The winter garden of the Savoy Hotel converted into a realistic representation of the North Pole when Mr George A. Kessler, the New York millionaire (seen on the right)

Background imageDiners Collection: India. British colonial era. Banquet at the palace of Rais i

India. British colonial era. Banquet at the palace of Rais in Mynere. Engraving by Hildibrand. Colored. The Illustrated World, 1882

Background imageDiners Collection: The Dining Room at The Empress Club, 13 Berkeley Street

The Dining Room at The Empress Club, 13 Berkeley Street
A Sectional Drawing through the extensive premises of The Empress Club, sitting between Dover Street and 13 Berkeley Street, W1, London

Background imageDiners Collection: Artwork, three men dining at a table

Artwork, three men dining at a table Date: 1942

Background imageDiners Collection: The Epicure who detected a Minnow by H. M. Bateman

The Epicure who detected a Minnow by H. M. Bateman
The Epicure Who Detected a Minnow in the Whitebait by H. M. Batemen. An arrogant diner, irate to discover a minnow amongst his plate of whitebait, demands the ma e d rectifies the situation

Background imageDiners Collection: If Only We Spoke the Truth by Bruce Bairnsfather

If Only We Spoke the Truth by Bruce Bairnsfather
A disgruntled gentleman in evening dress thinks aloud, I wish you drank something cheaper, while glowering at his female companion who looks somewhat worse for wear due to all the champagne shes

Background imageDiners Collection: The Cafe Anglais, Leicester Square in 1927

The Cafe Anglais, Leicester Square in 1927
A scene in the new Cafe Anglais in Leicester Square showing couples on the dancfloorr while diners watch from tables. Date: 1927

Background imageDiners Collection: Papagayo Room, Fairmont Hotel, San Francisco, USA

Papagayo Room, Fairmont Hotel, San Francisco, USA
Al Williams world famous Papagayo Room in the Fairmont Hotel, Nob Hill, San Francisco, California, USA, where the best Mexican food was served -- would the parrots pass a health inspection today

Background imageDiners Collection: Interior of Le Rat Mort, Paris

Interior of Le Rat Mort, Paris
Sketch of the nterior of Le Rat Mort, Montmartre showing dancers and diners, Paris Date: 1912

Background imageDiners Collection: Le Souper at Le Rat Mort, Paris

Le Souper at Le Rat Mort, Paris
Sketch of Le Souper at Le Rat Mort, Montmartre, showing dancers and diners, Paris, 1921 Date: 1921

Background imageDiners Collection: Dinner in a St Ives restaurant

Dinner in a St Ives restaurant -- one of a great series of studies of St Ives, Cornwall. circa 1946

Background imageDiners Collection: Dinner at the Chambre d Amour, Biarritz

Dinner at the Chambre d Amour, Biarritz
Impression of diners at the Chambre d Amour at the fashionable French resort of Biarritz in 1934. Date: 1934

Background imageDiners Collection: The Host Who Forgot To Approve The Dish by H M Bateman

The Host Who Forgot To Approve The Dish by H M Bateman, this illustration shows a group of people about to have dinner, but the host has forgotten to approve the dish

Background imageDiners Collection: Montparnasse, Pars, France - Le Dome Restaurant

Montparnasse, Pars, France - Le Dome Restaurant Date: 1930s

Background imageDiners Collection: The Gentle Art of Living by H. M. Bateman

The Gentle Art of Living by H. M. Bateman
A couple enjoy a pleasant dinner in a restaurant, garnished with champagne and the attendance of a waiter. Date: 1925

Background imageDiners Collection: A Silver ballet at the Negresco Hotel on the Riviera

A Silver ballet at the Negresco Hotel on the Riviera
Filming a fete at the Negresco Hotel, Nice on the French Riviera, where the carnival colours that year were cerise and silver

Background imageDiners Collection: Dancing Time on the Cote d Azur

Dancing Time on the Cote d Azur
Artists impression of Elio Forde and Mary Silver who were exhibition dancers performing at the Caf頤 e Paris in Monte Carlo in 1926. Date: 1926



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