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Maurice Gallery

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Choose from 294 pictures in our Maurice collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


Harold Abrahams wins 100m - 1924 Olympics Featured Print

Harold Abrahams wins 100m - 1924 Olympics

Harold Maurice Abrahams, CBE, (18991978) - a British athlete of Jewish origin. He was champion in the 100 metres sprint at the 1924 Olympics in Paris (July 7th), France (a feat made legendary in the 1981 movie Chariots of Fire'). His time was 10.6 seconds. Jackson Scholz (second from right) was second and Arthur Porritt (far left) was third. The other named athlete was the World Record holder at the time, Charles Paddock. The other two competitors featured were fourth placed Chester Bowman (second left) and sixth placed Loren Murchison (third from right).
1924

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

Harold Macmillan addressing the Conservative Party Conferenc Featured Print

Harold Macmillan addressing the Conservative Party Conferenc

Photograph showing (Maurice) Harold Macmillan (1894-1986) delivering his speech to the Conservative Party conference at Scarborough, Yorkshire, 15th October 1960. Macmillan, then British Prime Minister, spoke about the Monckton Commission Report on the Central African Federation and about East-West relations

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

Wedding of Violet Asquith and Maurice Bonham-Carter Featured Print

Wedding of Violet Asquith and Maurice Bonham-Carter

Wedding group at the marriage of Violet Asquith to Maurice Bonham-Carter. Helen Violet Bonham Carter, Baroness Asquith of Yarnbury, DBE (15 April 1887 19 February 1969) was a British politician and diarist. She was the daughter of H. H. Asquith, Prime Minister from 19081916, and later became active in Liberal politics herself, being a leading opponent of appeasement, standing for Parliament and being made a life peer. She was also involved in arts and literature. Her illuminating diaries cover her father's premiership before and during World War I and continue until the 1960s. She was a close friend of Sir Winston Churchill and Churchill's son, Randolph, is seen standing to the right of Violet in the wedding group. Others are: top row from left, Miss Kathleen Tennant (later Kathleen Manners when she became wife of the Marquis of Granby, Duke of Rutland), Prime Minister Asquith, the bridgegroom (Asquith's private secretary), Miss Elizabeth Asquith (Asquith's daughter from his second marriage, later Elizabeth Bibesco, the writer). The page boys are from left, Master David and Michael M'Kenna, William Harcourt and Randolph Churchill. Date: 1915

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans