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Feb16 Gallery

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

Choose from 331 pictures in our Feb16 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.


Denham Studios restaurant by Tony Wysard, 1937 Featured Print

Denham Studios restaurant by Tony Wysard, 1937

Intensively populated illustration by Tony Wysard, showing imagined diners at the restaurant at Denham Studios. Illustration includes a key to all caricatures portrayed but include David Niven and Gracie Fields (table 7), Rex Harrison, Lawrence Olivier and Vivien Leigh (table 5), and Charles Laughton (table 12). The artist shows himself peeping into the picture top left. Denham Studios covered over 28 acres in a 165 acre estate. There were seven sound stages, two of which were air-conditioned and the largest in Europe. Date: 1937

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

Tibet, Ice Caverns on Rongbuk Glacier, Mallory Expedition Featured Print

Tibet, Ice Caverns on Rongbuk Glacier, Mallory Expedition

Ice Caverns on the Rongbuk Glacier located in the Himalaya of southern Tibet. The English climber George Mallory first explored the main Rongbuk Valley and its glacier while searching for possible routes to the summit of Mount Everest during the first British Everest reconnaissance expedition of 1921. This photograph dates from Mallory's expedition in 1922, the photographer was Captain John Morris, who was tone of the group's translators and involved in 'organisational tasks'. This was the first mountaineering expedition with the express aim of making the first ascent of the world's highest peak. After two unsuccessful summit attempts the expedition ended on the third attempt when seven porters died as the result of a group-induced avalanche. Date: 1922

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

Adam's Universal Microscope Featured Print

Adam's Universal Microscope

Adam's Universal Microscope - made by George Adams Snr. about 1755 for King George III, while he was still Prince of Wales. Probably the first microscope to be mounted on trunnions, an important improvement which was not persisted in. About a century later the method was revived and nowadays most microscopes are supported in this way. On display at The Science Museum in London. Date: circa 1910s

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection