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Guide Collection (#5)

Background imageGuide Collection: Fashion Hats Advertisement Illustration

Fashion Hats Advertisement Illustration
An illustration used to advertise fashion in women's hats, each portrait shows the head of a young woman wearing decorative, stylish hats. Date: circa 1939

Background imageGuide Collection: Fashion Advertisement Illustration

Fashion Advertisement Illustration
A pair of fashion advertisement illustrations for Wolsey Ltd and Lux, portraying a young woman stretching on her back and standing to the side, wearing various garments. Date: circa 1939

Background imageGuide Collection: Clothing Advertisement

Clothing Advertisement
An advertisement illustration which portrays a young woman wearing a striped top and a bonnet, holding a bouquet of flowers in her cradled arms, a series of different shirts are viewable on the left

Background imageGuide Collection: Woman Wearing Furs

Woman Wearing Furs
An illustration used for fashion advertisement purposes, portraying a young woman wearing elaborate furs, speaking with a man. Date: circa 1939

Background imageGuide Collection: Woman With A Fan

Woman With A Fan
An illustration used for fashion advertisement purposes, portraying an elegantly dressed young woman holding up her skirts, with a fan in her right hand. Date: circa 1939

Background imageGuide Collection: Dunlop Rubber Advertisement

Dunlop Rubber Advertisement
An advertisement illustration for the Dunlop Rubber Co. Ltd, mainly focusing on the foreground scene of a gentleman in tweed speaking with two figures, as he holds the handlebars of his bicycle

Background imageGuide Collection: Lying On The Beach

Lying On The Beach
An advertisement illustration which portrays a young woman lying on her front, under the shade of an umbrella at the beach, alongside a seated man, both figures are smoking. Date: circa 1939

Background imageGuide Collection: Dancing Figures

Dancing Figures
An illustration used for advertisement purposes, showing a lady standing in a dancing pose, looking over her shoulder towards a man who has tossed a rose from his cupped hand. Date: circa 1939

Background imageGuide Collection: Musician Girl

Musician Girl
An advertisement illustration which portrays a smiling young woman playing a triangular stringed instrument, possibly a balalaike. Date: circa 1939

Background imageGuide Collection: On A Boat

On A Boat
An advertisement illustration showing a smiling young woman holding a pair of binoculars, seated on a boat which is racing through the ocean, steered by the man that can be seen behind her

Background imageGuide Collection: Seated Woman With Red Tie

Seated Woman With Red Tie
An advertisement illustration portraying a seated young woman outside, wearing a contrasting red tie and dress belt. Date: circa 1939

Background imageGuide Collection: Rowntree & Co Advertisement

Rowntree & Co Advertisement
An advertisement illustration for Rowntree & Co. Ltd, the image shows a young lady from behind, enjoying tea and coffee with two gentlemen opposite. Date: circa 1939

Background imageGuide Collection: Advertisement Illustration, Woman With Cats

Advertisement Illustration, Woman With Cats
An advertisement illustration showing a woman working in a room, with two black cats perched nearby. Date: circa 1939

Background imageGuide Collection: Advertisement Illustration

Advertisement Illustration
An advertisement illustration showing two women wearing waterproof clothing, with eyes fixed on the foreground dial, clearly in turbulent conditions. Date: circa 1939

Background imageGuide Collection: Advertisement Illustration, Men Sleeping

Advertisement Illustration, Men Sleeping
An advertisement illustration, showing an interior scene in which a smartly dressed man is pointing, beside two sleeping fellows who are slumped in their chairs

Background imageGuide Collection: Fisticuffs

Fisticuffs
An advertisement illustration showing two smartly dressed men engaged in a fist fight, two women look on in fright. Date: circa 1939

Background imageGuide Collection: Sword Duel

Sword Duel
An illustration of two men frantically engaged in a sword duel, with two watches sat at a desk nearby, probably used for advertisement purposes. Date: circa 1930s

Background imageGuide Collection: Pullman Train Illustration

Pullman Train Illustration
An illustration, possibly used as an advertisement for Pullman luxury train trips, shows some fashionably dressed women standing with their luggage on platform number 10. Date: circa 1939

Background imageGuide Collection: Matania Advertisement Illustration

Matania Advertisement Illustration
A detailed illustration, probably used for advertisement purposes, showing a scene in which two elegantly dressed figures, a man and a seated young lady

Background imageGuide Collection: General Post Office Advertisement

General Post Office Advertisement
An interesting advertisement illustration for the General Post Office, showing a repetition of a hand clutching a telephone, at your service!, as it were

Background imageGuide Collection: Advertisement Illustration, Outdoor Cafe Scene

Advertisement Illustration, Outdoor Cafe Scene
A simple, yet colourful illustration used for advertisement purposes, showing an outdoor cafe scene where a man is speaking with two seated women. Date: circa 1939

Background imageGuide Collection: London Passenger Transport Board Advertisement

London Passenger Transport Board Advertisement
An advertisement illustration for the London Passenger Transport Board, an organisation responsible for local public transport in London, between 1933 and 1948

Background imageGuide Collection: Cadburys Cup Chocolate Advertisement

Cadburys Cup Chocolate Advertisement
An advertisement for Cadbury Bros Ltd, promoting their cup chocolate which can be seen articulately illustrated, in a blue and white porcelain cup. Date: 1939

Background imageGuide Collection: Angrave Studio, Seated Woman

Angrave Studio, Seated Woman
An illustration which portrays a woman sat sideways on a bright red chair. Used for advertisement purposes. Date: circa 1939

Background imageGuide Collection: Austin Reed Advertisement Illustration

Austin Reed Advertisement Illustration
An illustration used for the advertisement purposes of Austin Reed Ltd, a fashion retailer. The image shows two men wearing smart coats, speaking with a young lady seated in a red car

Background imageGuide Collection: Hansel And Gretel

Hansel And Gretel
A colourful illustration depicting the German fairy tale of Hansel and Gretel. The siblings can be seen looking out from the forest, towards the Witch's house made from gingerbread

Background imageGuide Collection: Chelsea Studios Advertisement, Private View

Chelsea Studios Advertisement, Private View
An advertisement page which promotes the services of the Chelsea Studios Ltd. specialists in figure, lettering, still life and retouching

Background imageGuide Collection: Advertisement Photograph, Woman Smiling Outdoors

Advertisement Photograph, Woman Smiling Outdoors
An advertisement photograph portraying a stylish young woman wearing a yellow top and gloves, smiling as she places her hands on her shoulders

Background imageGuide Collection: Cigarette Smoke, Knighton & Cutts

Cigarette Smoke, Knighton & Cutts
This photograph of a smoking cigarette held in a hand, in front of a dark background, is used as a promotion of Knighton & Cutts Ltd, specialists in process engraving, art, photography, typesetting

Background imageGuide Collection: Studio Sun Advertisement

Studio Sun Advertisement
An advertisement page for Studio Sun, a complete service for publicity photography, specialists in figure, fashion, still life, location and industrial topics

Background imageGuide Collection: H. G. Seaborne, Show A Leg!

H. G. Seaborne, Show A Leg!
An advertisement page promoting the services of H. G. Seaborne Ltd. a London based advertising company, specialists in block making, photography and retouching

Background imageGuide Collection: Portrait Of A Young Lady

Portrait Of A Young Lady
A portrait painting of a smiling young lady wearing a black shawl over a red dress, exposing her shoulders. This example, painted by Albert Henry Collings

Background imageGuide Collection: Norfolk Studio Advertisement

Norfolk Studio Advertisement
A promotional page showing a layout of sample illustrations used for advertising purposes, by the Norfolk Studio Ltd. The images cover a broad aspect of topics, including seasons, warfare, health

Background imageGuide Collection: W. F. Sedgwick Advertisement

W. F. Sedgwick Advertisement
An advertisement for W. F. Sedgwick Ltd, London based Engravers by all the processes, including photographers, designers and artists

Background imageGuide Collection: W. G. Briggs & Co. Ltd Advertisement

W. G. Briggs & Co. Ltd Advertisement
A promotional page for W. G. Briggs & Co. Ltd, an advertising company, showing a cluster of portrait photographs of varying types

Background imageGuide Collection: Advertisement Photograph, Smiling Woman

Advertisement Photograph, Smiling Woman
A portrait photograph which would have been used for advertisement purposes, showing a smiling young woman with her hands behind her back, in a reclined, relaxed position. Date: circa 1939

Background imageGuide Collection: Advertisement Photograph, Clown

Advertisement Photograph, Clown
A photograph which would have been used for advertisement purposes, showing a clown looking upwards, with a distinct lack of a smile. Date: circa 1939

Background imageGuide Collection: Nickeloid Photograph, Darts

Nickeloid Photograph, Darts
A crisp photograph of three darts hitting the board, produced as an advertisement for the services of Nickeloid. Date: circa 1939

Background imageGuide Collection: West End Engraving Advertisement

West End Engraving Advertisement
An illustrated advertisement for West End Engraving Co. Ltd. promoting their service of art reproduction. The picture shows a man standing behind an artist at work, who is smoking a pipe

Background imageGuide Collection: Reeves & Sons Gouache Colour Advertisement

Reeves & Sons Gouache Colour Advertisement
A photographic advertisement for Reeves & Sons Ltd, promoting gouache colour paint, for use by artists and studios across England. The picture shows an artist working on a poster. Date: circa 1939

Background imageGuide Collection: Veale Gilchrist Advertisement

Veale Gilchrist Advertisement
An advertisement page promoting the services of Veale Gilchrist Ltd, a London based company of artists, designers, illustrators and photographers for commercial art. Date: circa 1939

Background imageGuide Collection: Cover design, Do it yourself, November 1966

Cover design, Do it yourself, November 1966 - a new kitchen for Xmas Date: 1966

Background imageGuide Collection: Cover design, Do it yourself, May 1966

Cover design, Do it yourself, May 1966 - do it herself, a practical guide for the woman about the house Date: 1966

Background imageGuide Collection: White Star Line - Official Guide, bound volume

White Star Line - Official Guide, bound volume
White Star Line - 1877 hardbound volume, White Star Line, Official Guide, United States Mail Steamers, Ismay, Imrie & Co, London and Liverpool

Background imageGuide Collection: Five maritime books

Five maritime books from a collection including volumes of the Cunard Magazine, the Official Guide & Album of the Cunard Steamship Service, International Medical Guide for Ships

Background imageGuide Collection: RMS Titanic - cigar case recovered by CS Mackay-Bennett

RMS Titanic - cigar case recovered by CS Mackay-Bennett
RMS Titanic - from inventory of items recovered from bodies by cable ship Mackay-Bennett - a silver cigar case of rectangular outline with rounded corners

Background imageGuide Collection: Advert, Madame Bell, High Street, Canterbury

Advert, Madame Bell, High Street, Canterbury
Advert, Madame Bell, Ladies and Children's Hats, High Street, Canterbury, Kent Date: 1909

Background imageGuide Collection: Advert, G R Barrett, taxi cabs, Canterbury, Kent

Advert, G R Barrett, taxi cabs, Canterbury, Kent Date: 1909



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