Etruscan sarcophagus of Seianti Hanunia Tlesnasa. 150-140 BC
Etruscan sarcophagus of Seianti Hanunia Tlesnasa. Polychromed terracotta. 150-140 BC. Is depicted reclined and resting on a pillow, holding a mirror in her left hand and putting the cloak with right hand. From Poggio Cantarello (near Chiusi, Italy). British Museum. London. England. United Kingdom.
© Thaliastock / Mary Evans
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Advertising card for the Copacabana Club, NY
Advertising card for the Copacabana Club, New York, NY, USA. Minimum charge for entry of five dollars and fifty cents (per person) - although this did include food and beverages (up to the minimum amount). Date: circa 1940
© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection
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Gilding The Lily by David Wright
A David Wright illustration of a lady wrapped in a large fur coat. She looks away from the viewer, whilst putting in here earring. Wright produced a series of over 160 illustrations or 'pin-ups' for 'The Sketch' during the 1940's. David Wright's 'Lovelies' proved hugely popular and adorned practically every military mess, bunker, dormitory or club room in the country during World War II.
© Estate of David Wright/ILN/Mary Evans Picture Library