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Illumination Collection

Background imageIllumination Collection: Basilica Cistern. 6th century. Istanbul. Turkey

Basilica Cistern. 6th century. Istanbul. Turkey
Turkey. Istanbul. Basilica Cistern. 6th century. Erected during the reign of Justinian I. Interior

Background imageIllumination Collection: Diego Velazquez (1599-1660). Old Woman Cooking Eggs, 1618

Diego Velazquez (1599-1660). Old Woman Cooking Eggs, 1618
Diego Velazquez (1599-1660). Spanish Baroque painter. The Old Woman Cooking Eggs, 1618. Oil on canvas. National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh

Background imageIllumination Collection: Ms - Lindisfarne Gospel

Ms - Lindisfarne Gospel
Illumination from the Lindisfarne Gospels or Gospels of Saint Cuthbert (page facing the Gospel of Saint John)

Background imageIllumination Collection: Bernat Martorell (died 1452). Manuscript. Book of hours, 144

Bernat Martorell (died 1452). Manuscript. Book of hours, 144
Bernat Martorell (died 1452). Catalan painter. International Gothic style. Manuscript. Book of hours, 1444. Folio I. Historical Archive. Barcelona. Catalonia. Spain

Background imageIllumination Collection: Illuminated Wenzelbibel manuscript

Illuminated Wenzelbibel manuscript
A page from the illuminated manuscript known as the Wenzelbibel (or Wenzelsbibel), named after King Wenzel (Wenceslaus) IV of Bohemia

Background imageIllumination Collection: The Illuminations in Sackville Street, Dublin

The Illuminations in Sackville Street, Dublin
The illuminations in Sackville Street, Dublin with an electric light shining on the Nelson Column during the visit of Queen Victoria to Ireland in 1849

Background imageIllumination Collection: Stationary traffic along a busy Piccadilly at night

Stationary traffic along a busy Piccadilly at night, showing a London taxi cab for hire, and the illuminated signs of Piccadilly Circus in the background in London

Background imageIllumination Collection: St Matthew / Evang / Celtic

St Matthew / Evang / Celtic
SAINT MATTHEW THE EVANGELIST A carpet page that would have introduced St Matthews gospel in a Celtic Bible

Background imageIllumination Collection: LIGHTING AT L OPERA 1887

LIGHTING AT L OPERA 1887
The illumination of the new stage lighting and gas and electric lights at l Opera, Paris

Background imageIllumination Collection: Illumination from the MacDumon Gospel

Illumination from the MacDumon Gospel
An illumination from the MacDurnon Gospel, an Irish medieval manuscript

Background imageIllumination Collection: Sir Humphry Davy in a mine with his safety lamp

Sir Humphry Davy in a mine with his safety lamp. circa 1815

Background imageIllumination Collection: US Capitol and Plaza by night - Washington, D. C. USA

US Capitol and Plaza by night - Washington, D. C. USA
US Capitol and Plaza by night - Washington, D.C. USA. Date: 1935

Background imageIllumination Collection: Illumination of the Grand Canal, Venice

Illumination of the Grand Canal, Venice
The illumination of the Grand Canal in Venice, in honour of the launch of the new ironclad (warship) Francesco Morosini'. Date: 1885

Background imageIllumination Collection: Spain, Madrid. Royal Palace

Spain, Madrid. Royal Palace. Ceremony of imposing the insignia of the Cross of the Victory to the Princess of Asturias, on the April 9, 1881

Background imageIllumination Collection: Farmer & Company Advertisement

Farmer & Company Advertisement
An advertisement illustration for Farmer & Company Limited, showing the planned, brilliant illumination of the Farmer's building during the forthcoming visit of H. R. H

Background imageIllumination Collection: Advert for anglepoise lamp

Advert for anglepoise lamp
Advert for Terry's Anglepoise lamp, ideal for use during blackouts. Date: 1940

Background imageIllumination Collection: Tomb stele of the man Ib. Egypt. C. 2150-2050 BC

Tomb stele of the man Ib. Egypt. C. 2150-2050 BC
Tomb stele of the man Ib. At the top, Ib with a staff and bellow him the members of his family. Limestone. First Intermediate Period. C. 2150-2050 BC. Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek Museum. Copenhagen

Background imageIllumination Collection: 2nd Century 3rd 4th Ancient Ancient Age Appian

2nd Century 3rd 4th Ancient Ancient Age Appian
2nd, century, 3rd, 4th, ancient, Ancient, Age, Appian, way, Callixtus, catacomb, catacombs, cemetery, crypt, death, grave, graves, Illuminate, illumination, interior, italian, Italy, narrow, Niche

Background imageIllumination Collection: Christmas decorations go up in Regent Street, London

Christmas decorations go up in Regent Street, London
Illuminated Christmas decorations being erected in Regent Street, London. Date: circa 1960s

Background imageIllumination Collection: The Speckled Band by Arthur Conan Doyle from his own short story

The Speckled Band by Arthur Conan Doyle from his own short story. First produced at the Adelphi Theatre, 4 June 1910, this production at the Globe Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, London

Background imageIllumination Collection: The Bourse (Stock Exchange) at Alexandria, Egypt, illuminated to celebrate

The Bourse (Stock Exchange) at Alexandria, Egypt, illuminated to celebrate the anniversary of Fuad Is ascension as Sultan Of Egypt in 1917. Date: 1918

Background imageIllumination Collection: Illuminated calendar for August 1846

Illuminated calendar for August 1846
Calendar for August with figures of Joel and St. Bartholomew, quote from Thessalonians, disciples, woman with wheat, birds, foliage and castles

Background imageIllumination Collection: Illuminated calendar for July 1846

Illuminated calendar for July 1846
Calendar for July with figures of Sophomas and St. Philip, quote from Colossians, disciples, lion, birds, foliage and castles. From an illuminated Book of Hours of the Duke the Anjou. 1380

Background imageIllumination Collection: Illuminated calendar for June 1846

Illuminated calendar for June 1846
Calendar for June with figures of Amos and St. James the Less, quote from Philippians, disciples, crab, birds, foliage and castles. From an illuminated Book of Hours of the Duke the Anjou. 1380

Background imageIllumination Collection: Illuminated calendar for May 1846

Illuminated calendar for May 1846
Calendar for May with figures of Olee and St. Thomas, quote from Ephesians, disciples, Adam and Eve, birds, foliage and castles. From an illuminated Book of Hours of the Duke the Anjou. 1380

Background imageIllumination Collection: Illuminated calendar for April 1846

Illuminated calendar for April 1846
Calendar for April with figures of Zechariah and St. John the Evangelist, quote from Galatians, disciples, castles, bull, birds and foliage. From an illuminated Book of Hours of the Duke the Anjou

Background imageIllumination Collection: Illuminated calendar for March 1846

Illuminated calendar for March 1846
Calendar for March with figures of Elias and St. James the Greater, quote from Corinthians, disciples, lamb, castles, birds and foliage. From an illuminated Book of Hours of the Duke the Anjou. 1380

Background imageIllumination Collection: Illuminated calendar for February 1846

Illuminated calendar for February 1846
Calendar for February with figures of David and St. Andrew, quote from Romans, disciples, birds, fish and castles. From an illuminated Book of Hours of the Duke the Anjou. 1380

Background imageIllumination Collection: Title page from illuminated calendar for 1846

Title page from illuminated calendar for 1846
Title page with calligraphy and decorative design with foliage, birds. angel and mythical creature with lance and shield. From an illuminated Book of Hours of the Duke the Anjou. 1380

Background imageIllumination Collection: Illuminated calendar for December 1846

Illuminated calendar for December 1846
Calendar for December with figures of Daniel and St. Matthew, quote from Epistle to the Hebrews, disciples, man slaying a boar with an axe, goat, dog, birds, foliage and castles

Background imageIllumination Collection: Illuminated calendar for November 1846

Illuminated calendar for November 1846
Calendar for November with figures of Ezekiel and St. Jude, quote from Epistle to Philemon, disciple, centaur with bow, birds, foliage and castles

Background imageIllumination Collection: Illuminated calendar for October 1846

Illuminated calendar for October 1846
Calendar for October with figures of Malachi and St. Simon, quote from Tyrus, disciples, boar, birds, foliage and castles. From an illuminated Book of Hours of the Duke the Anjou. 1380

Background imageIllumination Collection: Illuminated calendar for January 1846

Illuminated calendar for January 1846
Calendar for January with figures of Jeremias and St. Petrus, quote from Paul, musicians, disciples, mythical creatures and castles. From an illuminated Book of Hours of the Duke the Anjou. 1380

Background imageIllumination Collection: Simone de Beryl performing at the London Hippodrome

Simone de Beryl performing at the London Hippodrome
Dancer Simone de Beryl as The Fairy of the Fountains at the London Hippodrome. Her dance act consisted of her dancing amid a fountain illuminated by many ever-changing lights

Background imageIllumination Collection: Fairyland illumination devices and electric signs

Fairyland illumination devices and electric signs, from Verity Electrical Supplies, Aston, Birmingham. 1903

Background imageIllumination Collection: Gas lights by Samuel Clegg, John Stancliffe

Gas lights by Samuel Clegg, John Stancliffe and Benjamin Cooke. Copperplate engraving by Wilson Lowry after a drawing by J. Farey Jr

Background imageIllumination Collection: Blackpool Illuminations, The Cottage

Blackpool Illuminations, The Cottage. 1945

Background imageIllumination 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 imageIllumination Collection: Palace Pier at night, Brighton, Sussex

Palace Pier at night, Brighton, Sussex. Date: circa 1915

Background imageIllumination Collection: Evening scene, Marine Parade, Napier, New Zealand

Evening scene, Marine Parade, Napier, New Zealand. Date: circa 1940

Background imageIllumination Collection: Electric Fountain, City Park, Denver, Colorado, USA

Electric Fountain, City Park, Denver, Colorado, USA
Electric Fountain, City Park at night, Denver, Colorado, USA. Date: 1911

Background imageIllumination Collection: London by Floodlight - Horse Guards

London by Floodlight - Horse Guards Date: circa 1930s

Background imageIllumination Collection: London by Floodlight - Tower Bridge over the River Thames

London by Floodlight - Tower Bridge over the River Thames Date: circa 1930s

Background imageIllumination Collection: CRYSTAL PALACE FOUNTAINS

CRYSTAL PALACE FOUNTAINS
The illumination of the fountains at the Crystal Palace in Sydenham Date: 1864

Background imageIllumination Collection: LIGHTING AT LOPERA 1887

LIGHTING AT LOPERA 1887
The illumination of the new stage lighting and gas and electric lights at lOpera, Paris. Date: 1887

Background imageIllumination Collection: Hong Kong Club illuminations

Hong Kong Club illuminations
Hong Kong : Illumination of the Hong-Kong Club on the occasion of the visit of the Duke of Edinburgh. Date: 1870

Background imageIllumination Collection: The Arc de Triomphe, Paris, France - photographed at night. Date: circa 1930s

The Arc de Triomphe, Paris, France - photographed at night. Date: circa 1930s

Background imageIllumination Collection: St Abbs lighthouse

St Abbs lighthouse
The keeper of St Abbs lighthouse, St Abbs Head, Scotland, climbs the steps to the lantern tower. First published The Sunday Times Date: 1990



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