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Emigrant Gallery

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

Choose from 120 pictures in our Emigrant 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.

Featured Print

Emigrant Ship Leaving Belfast

Emigrant Ship Leaving Belfast (1852). Wilson, James Glen 1827-1863. This painting, by a young artist from County Down, shows a departing ship, probably bound for America, being towed down the Victoria Channel in Belfast harbour, towards the open sea. As a work of art the picture reveals Wilson?s mastery of natural elements like sea and sky and his eye for genre detail, such as the grief stricken families on the quayside, waving their loved ones off to far-away shores. Date: 1852

© National Museums NI / MARY EVANS

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On board the Indus emigrant ship

The cover of The Graphic, 29 June 1872, including five illustrations of life on board the 'Indus' emigrant ship, one of the London Line of Queensland Packets, which set sail from Gravesend, Kent and was bound for Brisbane, Australia, carrying over five hundred passengers. Date: 1872

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

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The Fairbridge Society

Advertisement for The Fairbridge Society, a charity founded by Kingsley Fairbridge in 1909 for the furtherance of child emigration to the colonies to help orphans and impoverished children in Britain. This advert shows a young boy 'Left behind!' in the slums of England while his friends are enjoying the open space of Australia.

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans