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Masque Gallery

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

Choose from 37 pictures in our Masque 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.


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Lady Massereene & Patrick Shaw Stewart- costume masque

Lady Massereene, formerly Jean Barbara Ainsworth, pictured in costume with Patrick Shaw Stewart at a masque arranged by Lord and Lady Desborough at their home, Taplow Court, in January 1912. Shaw Stewart was an Eton College and Oxford scholar and poet of the Edwardian era who died on active service as a battalion commander in the British Royal Naval Division during the First World War. He is best remembered today for his poem Achilles in the Trench, one of the best-known war poems of the First World War. Date: 1912

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

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The Venetian party held by Mrs Keiller, July 1914

Page from The Sketch reporting on a lavish party hosted by Mrs Alexander Keiller, formerly Miss Doll Phil-Morris, the artist. The party, on the theme of a Venetian masquerade saw her flood the terrace of her garden at 13 Hyde Park Gardens and erect a miniature Grand Canal. The party is a glorious example of the final golden summer enjoyed by the upper classes and society before the outbreak of war in 1914. Date: 1914

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

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Scene from Shakespeare's Henry VIII

A scene from Shakespeare's play, Henry VIII, in a production by Herbert Beerbohm Tree at His Majesty's Theatre, London. The production opened in 1910, was revived for the London Shakespeare Festival in 1911, and was repeated again in 1912. Tree played Cardinal Wolsey. Other actors were Violet Vanbrugh (Queen Katherine), Arthur Bourchier (King Henry) and Laura Cowie (Anne Bullen). This scene shows Henry and Anne in conversation, with the rest of the court looking on and gossipping. Wolsey sits in a chair on the far right. (1 of 6)

© Mary Evans Picture Library