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Godfrey Collection

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Lohengrin Arrives

Lohengrin Arrives
Lohengrin arrives in a boat drawn by Elsas brother Godfrey, who has been transformed by Ortruds witchcraft into a swan

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Captain Noel Godfrey Chavasse, VC

Captain Noel Godfrey Chavasse, VC
Captain Noel G. Chavasse was Medical Officer to the 1/ 10th Battalion of the Kings Liverpool Regiment during the First World War

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Five Famous Conductors in Silhouette

Five Famous Conductors in Silhouette - who took part in Bournemouths Festival of Music in 1922, organised by Mr. Dan Godfrey at the Winter Gardens

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Minnie Duncan music hall coster act

Minnie Duncan music hall coster act
Minnie Duncan of the music hall double act Duncan and Godfrey (Arthur Godfrey). Wearing coster costume of long black skirt with full-length white apron, shawl and large hat with ostrich feathers

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Arthur Godfrey music hall coster act

Arthur Godfrey music hall coster act
Arthur Godfrey of the music hall coster double act Duncan and Godfrey with Minnie Duncan. Wearing coster costume of suit with long jacket and bell bottomed trousers trimmed with pearly buttons

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Caricature of a Lieutenant Colonel of the Army Service Corps

Caricature of a Lieutenant Colonel of the Army Service Corps
First World War caricature of a Lieutenant Colonel of the Army Service Corps. Godfrey H. Brennan

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Dan Godfreys Band at Bournemouth, Dorset

Dan Godfreys Band at Bournemouth, Dorset
Sir Dan Godfrey (1868-1939) and his Orchestra at Bournemouth, Dorset. Godfrey and the Bournemouth Municipal Orchestra made several gramophone records for HMV from 1914 to 1930. Date: circa 1910

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Lady Willoughby de Broke in a nurses uniform

Lady Willoughby de Broke in a nurses uniform
Tatler front cover, caption reads Warwick Hospital is the scene of Lady Willoughby de Brokes nursing activities. She is President of the Warwickshire War Supply Services

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Neil Harvey batting in the Fourth Test Match, Headingley, 19

Neil Harvey batting in the Fourth Test Match, Headingley, 19
Photograph of (Robert) Neil Harvey, the Australian batsman, playing a shot in the Fourth Test Match between England and Australia, Headingley Cricket Ground, 1948

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Sir Godfrey Baring, Vanity Fair, Spy

Sir Godfrey Baring, Vanity Fair, Spy
SIR GODFREY BARING, 1st Baronet (1871-1957) Liberal Member of Parliament for Barnstaple and the Isle of Wight. Caption: Isle of Wight Date: 1871 - 1957

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Godfrey Kneller

Godfrey Kneller
SIR GODFREY KNELLER artist renowned for his portraits of anybody who was anybody

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Death of Michael Godfrey, first Deputy Governor of the recently founded Bank of England

Death of Michael Godfrey, first Deputy Governor of the recently founded Bank of England, on 17 July 1695, during the Siege of Namur (2 July to 4 September 1695, part of the Nine Years War)

Background imageGodfrey Collection: The Flippity Flop Young Man by Harry Adams and E Jonghmans

The Flippity Flop Young Man by Harry Adams and E Jonghmans
Promotional music sheet for The Flippity Flop Young Man, a music hall song by Harry Adams & E. Jonghmans. The lyrics poke fun at the aesthetic movement

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Advertisement for Godfrey Davis car hire, Hotel de Paris

Advertisement for Godfrey Davis car hire, Hotel de Paris
Advertisement for the Mayfair car hire company, Godfrey Davis, depicting an elegant group of bright young things G.D ing up to Bray in a smart Buick, where the delights of the exclusive river club

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Godfrey M Carey

Godfrey M Carey

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Conisbrough Godfrey Walker Convalescent Home early 1900s

Conisbrough Godfrey Walker Convalescent Home early 1900s

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Sir Godfrey Tearle, British stage and film actor

Sir Godfrey Tearle, British stage and film actor. Date: circa 1910s

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Boo-Hooray Music Cover

Boo-Hooray Music Cover
An illustrated WW2 music sheet cover for Boo-Hooray, words and music by Jimmy Hughes and Fred Godfrey, featured and broadcast by Henry Hall, who can be seen in the portrait photograph

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Godfrey Phillips Advertisement Illustration

Godfrey Phillips Advertisement Illustration
An advertisement illustration for Godfrey Phillips Ltd. London based tobacconist in the Barbican, the image displays a decorative pot alongside a box of matches and a pipe. Date: circa 1939

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Modernist House, Bromley

Modernist House, Bromley
A photograph of a modernist concrete house at Bromley, designed in 1935 by architects Godfrey Samuel and Valentine Harding. This angle shows the north-west face. Date: circa 1937

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Music cover, Dreaming, or I Thought I Was There

Music cover, Dreaming, or I Thought I Was There, words by John P Harrington, composed by George Le Brunn, sung by Charles Godfrey Date: 19th century

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Plane trees of Godfrey of Bouillon. Prairie of Buyukdere

Plane trees of Godfrey of Bouillon. Prairie of Buyukdere
Ottoman Empire. Turkey. 40 plane trees of Godfrey of Bouillon. Prairie of Buyukdere. According to tradition the field tent of Godfrey of Bouillon was installed next to the tree during the camping of

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Malaquera

Malaquera
This pencil drawing captures a musical scene in which a closely packed gathering of people are listening to some guitar players outside a building in the evening. Date: circa 1920

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Small Coast Town

Small Coast Town
A landscape painting of some countryside houses, placed sporadically over slanting, grassy terrain. Date: circa 1920

Background imageGodfrey Collection: A Cornish Cowyard

A Cornish Cowyard
A watercolour painting of a cowyard, comprising of some Cornish farmhouses which are enclosed with a stone wall, the ground is muddy with a large puddle. Date: circa 1919

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Radiograph used by Titanic officer Harold Godfrey Lowe

Radiograph used by Titanic officer Harold Godfrey Lowe
White Star Line, RMS Titanic - Henry Hughes & Son boxed radiograph used by Fifth Officer Harold Godfrey Lowe. 10 inches. Date: early 20th century

Background imageGodfrey Collection: 40 plane trees of Godfrey of Bouillon. Prairie of Buyukdere

40 plane trees of Godfrey of Bouillon. Prairie of Buyukdere
Ottoman Empire. Turkey. 40 plane trees of Godfrey of Bouillon. Prairie of Buyukdere. According to tradition the field tent of Godfrey of Bouillon was installed next to the tree during the camping of

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Yellow and Red

Yellow and Red
Portrait oil painting of a brown haired lady resting her chin on her hand, wearing a yellow and red top. Date: circa 1930

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Cobbled main street Clovelly looking towards the sea

Cobbled main street Clovelly looking towards the sea
The card is one of series of advertising cards offered by Godfrey Phillips Tobacco Company based upon Great Western Railway Posters. The view is downhill past the New Inn. Date: circa 1930

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Statue of Godfrey de Bouillon at the Great Exhibition

Statue of Godfrey de Bouillon at the Great Exhibition
Statue of Godfrey de Bouillon, The Great Exhibition of 1851, Hyde Park, London Date: 1851

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Henrietta Paulet, Duchess of Bolton

Henrietta Paulet, Duchess of Bolton
Henrietta Paulet (nee Crofts), Duchess of Bolton Date: 1703

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Page from The Sketch reporting on an anonymous Watteau party in fact arranged by Heather

Page from The Sketch reporting on an anonymous Watteau party in fact arranged by Heather Pilkington and Olivia Wyndham. Attendees

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Mrs Harry Barclay, Mr Godfrey-Butler, Miss Delia Crossley

Mrs Harry Barclay, Mr Godfrey-Butler, Miss Delia Crossley and Major Frank Scott-Murray on holiday in Biarritz. Date: 1924

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Godfrey M Paine

Godfrey M Paine
Rear-Admiral Sir Godfrey Marshall Paine (1871-1932) KCB, MVO Date: 1917

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Music cover, The Wind-Up Galop by Charles Godfrey

Music cover, The Wind-Up Galop by Charles Godfrey. 1867

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Cartoon, Mr Charles Godfrey, His Newest Character

Cartoon, Mr Charles Godfrey, His Newest Character
Cartoon portrait, Mr Charles Godfrey, music hall singer and songwriter, seen here as a barman - His Newest Character. 1885

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Music cover, Orpheus Quadrille, after Offenbach

Music cover, Orpheus Quadrille, after Offenbach
Music cover, Charles Godfreys Orpheus Quadrille, after Offenbachs operetta, Orpheus in the Underworld. Date: mid 19th century

Background imageGodfrey Collection: The Electric Galop by Fred Godfrey

The Electric Galop by Fred Godfrey
Promotional music sheet for The Electric Galop of 1869 by Fred Godfrey. The image shows Mephistopheles shining an electric light on the Gaiety Theatre, however

Background imageGodfrey Collection: The Strand Theatre, London

The Strand Theatre, London Date: 1934

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Music cover, The Guards Waltz

Music cover, The Guards Waltz by D Godfrey, dedicated to Lt Col Sir Charles Russell of the Grenadier Guards. 19th century

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Godfrey M Carey, England International Rugby player

Godfrey M Carey, England International Rugby player. 1890s

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Robot Godfrey at Health of the People exhibition 1948

Robot Godfrey at Health of the People exhibition 1948
Front cover of the Illustrated London News, 15th May 1948 showing Godfrey, the mechanical man at the Health of the People exhibition at Marble Arch in 1948

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Audrey Devereux with her children

Audrey Devereux with her children
Audrey Maureen Leslie Meakin was the daughter of James Meakin and Emma Beatrice Wallace. She married, firstly, Hon. Robert Godfrey de Bohun Devereux, son of Robert Charles Devereux

Background imageGodfrey Collection: British Aircraft Company - B. A. - Cataract Swallow 2 G-AELG

British Aircraft Company - B. A. - Cataract Swallow 2 G-AELG
British Aircraft Company (B.A.) Cataract Swallow 2 G-AELG (msn 449), at Lympne for the 1946 or 1947 (it competed in both) Folkestone Aero Trophy air races

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Ladies at a factory in Scotland keep munition works going at the weekend

Ladies at a factory in Scotland keep munition works going at the weekend, lady seen on the left is Mrs Godfrey Collins, whose husband was Liberal Member of Parliament. Date: 1916

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Gerusalemme Liberata (Jerusalem Delivered), 1581, by Torquat

Gerusalemme Liberata (Jerusalem Delivered), 1581, by Torquat
Torquato Tasso (1544-1595). Italian poet. Gerusalemme Liberata (Jerusalem Delivered), 1581. Epic poem. Chant I. Printed in Venice, 1788

Background imageGodfrey Collection: 100 Years War and Sir Godfrey Conquering Amiens

100 Years War and Sir Godfrey Conquering Amiens
Sir Godfrey of Harcourt defeats the men of Amiens Date: 1356

Background imageGodfrey Collection: Miles M. 38 Messenger 2A ZK-AWE

Miles M. 38 Messenger 2A ZK-AWE
Miles M.38 Messenger 2A ZK-AWE (msn 6717), somewhere in New Zealand. Built as G-AKKL by Miles (Northern Ireland Ltd.) at Newtownards it was registered to Godfrey Holmes Ltd



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