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Distinctive Gallery

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

Choose from 196 pictures in our Distinctive 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.

Boys Brigade Member posing with rifle Featured Print

Boys Brigade Member posing with rifle

Boys Brigade Member in distinctive uniform and cap - posing with rifle and wearing a silver cross medal. Robert Hellis (1835-1895) operated the most studio branches of all photographers in nineteenth century London. Hellis was also known for his skillful work hosting magic seances for evening parties in London. Advertising on the reverse of the cabinet card indicates that Hellis was the official photographer for the Akbaloddowla, ex King of Oude !! Date: circa 1890

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

Chapel Royal choristers Featured Print

Chapel Royal choristers

Seven Chapel royal boy choristers make their way along the street towards Buckingham Palace for an 11 o'clock service, on the occasion of the King's return to London. The Chapel Royal choir has existed since before the Norman Conquest -- the distinctive State uniforms seen in this photograph date from the reign of Charles II. The choir consists of six adult male singers and ten boys.

© Mary Evans Picture Library

Suk el Turk - Tripoli, Libya Featured Print

Suk el Turk - Tripoli, Libya

Myanmar - Women of the Akha Tribe in traditional headdresses. Speakers of Tai languages in Myanmar and Thailand refer to them as "gaw" or "ekaw" (ikaw/ikho), terms which the Akha view as derogatory (this card describes them as 'Kaw'). Akha women define their age or marital status with the style of headdress worn. Headdresses are decorated by their owner and each is unique withsilver coins, monkey fur, and dyed chicken feathers being just a few of the things that might decorate the headdress, each of which differ by subgroup. Date: circa 1920s

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection