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Explains Gallery

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

Choose from 65 pictures in our Explains 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.

His Waterloo by H M Bateman Featured Print

His Waterloo by H M Bateman

His Waterloo by H M Bateman, The Foreman of a crazy-pavement enterprise comes up against a frightful problem. A pavement tile with straight sides, a square of perfect proportions. The crazy paving maker throws up his arms in dismay, his hat flies up in the air and his pick clatters to the ground as the Foreman explains the new to him. Date: 1927

© Estate of H M Bateman/ILN/Mary Evans Picture Library

Horse Trainer standing up for his principles Featured Print

Horse Trainer standing up for his principles

Owner - "I heard as how you've been fighting with Bob Smith?" "Yus. He said my sister was cross-eyed." "But you haven't got a sister?" " I know that. It was the principle o' the thing that upset me." Date: 1894

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

1894, Amusing, Behaviour, Boots, Chatting, Check, Conversation, Countryfolk, Countryman, Dialogue, Explaining, Explains, Explanation, Fighting, Good, High, Historical, History, Horseman, Insult, Insulting, Insults, Jacket, Life, Lightly, Moral, Owner, Phil, Politeness, Principles, Retribution, Riding, Rural, Standards, Standing, Taking, Trainer

Scene at the Circus, c.1891 Featured Print

Scene at the Circus, c.1891

Engraving showing a scene at a circus, as a distraught performer or impressario explains to a member of the public: 'My show is mirackoolous, is marvallous, is krandeeose, is doo kreat for small mann. Dey no ondersdand, dey no come, dey no bay.' In the background a boy admires the posing strongman.

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans