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Disguised Gallery

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

Choose from 110 pictures in our Disguised 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.

Sir Richard Francis Burton (1821-1890) Featured Print

Sir Richard Francis Burton (1821-1890)

Photograph of Sir Richard Francis Burton, the English explorer, linguist and diplomat. A master of up to 30 languages, Burton made a pilgrimage to Mecca disguised as a Pathan in 1853 and later explored Africa, settting out with John Hanning Speke, to search for the source of the Nile River. In later life he served as a British diplomat in Brazil, Syria and Italy

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

Dogs as Riffians during Melillan Campaign Featured Print

Dogs as Riffians during Melillan Campaign

During the Mellilan campaign in Morocco where Spanish troops fought against local Riffian forces, the Riffians dressed up dogs in turbans and burnous and sent them out from point to point in front of the Spanish soldiers. From a distance, the dogs looked very like a man crawling along the ground and tended to draw fire during which time, the Riffians were able to take advantage and shoot at the Spanish. Scenes witnessed by the famous dog trainer Major Edwin Richardson who travelled to the seat of war with an ambulance dog. He described what he had seen to the ILN special artist, H. W. Koekkoek. Date: 1909

© Mary Evans Picture Library

Suffragette Jessie Kennedy as a telegraph boy Featured Print

Suffragette Jessie Kennedy as a telegraph boy

Miss Jessie Kennedy, a suffragette, as a telegraph boy, in the dress in which she sought to gain admission to the Albert Hall to disrupt a Liberal party meeting at which Asquith was speaking. She was caught by a policeman on duty who apparently was suspicious after noticing her shapely hands, her face and the angle of her cap. The Sketch magazine reports with satisfaction that, a thorough search of the great building caused a number of enthusiastic advocates of "Votes for Women" to be dragged into the light of day... Date: 1909

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans