Skip to main content

Mischief Collection

Background imageMischief Collection: Josslyn and Idina Hay at Slains, their farm in Kenya

Josslyn and Idina Hay at Slains, their farm in Kenya
The Hon. Josslyn and Lady Idina Hay pictured at Slains, their 2000 acre farm in Gilgil, Kenya. Pictured from left are: The Hon. Josslyn Hay, Major Roberts, Major J. Grant, Lady Idina Hay, Mrs C

Background imageMischief Collection: Fat Geese! by Lawson Wood

Fat Geese! by Lawson Wood
A cheeky young lad chuckles to himself after placing a sign for fattened geese on the posterior of a rather plump lady who is herself choosing which goose to buy for her Christmas dinner. Date: 1909

Background imageMischief Collection: Georgie Porgie

Georgie Porgie, pudding and pie - Kissed the girls and made them cry. When the boys came out to play - Georgie Porgie ran away

Background imageMischief Collection: Fancy Meeting You by George Ranstead

Fancy Meeting You by George Ranstead
Humorous illustration by George Ranstead, an amateur artist of the Great War who served in the Army Pay Corps, depicting a rascally little boy wriggling through a fence after stealing apples

Background imageMischief Collection: Lady Idina Hay & Josslyn Hay at Slains, Kenya

Lady Idina Hay & Josslyn Hay at Slains, Kenya
Lady Idina Hay and her husband the Hon. Josslyn Hay, Earl of Erroll at their 2000 acre farm, Slains, in Gilgil, Kenya with friends. From left, Mr Trevor Sheen, Hon

Background imageMischief Collection: The Hon. Josslyn and Lady Idina Hay

The Hon. Josslyn and Lady Idina Hay
The Hon. Josslyn Hay, later Earl of Erroll, and his wife, the former Lady Idina Sackville pictured at Gil Gil, Kenya Colony in British East Africa where they built a farm, Clouds

Background imageMischief Collection: Lady Idina Gordon

Lady Idina Gordon pictured in 1921, the elder daughter of the late Lord De La Warr. After her first marriage to Euan Wallace

Background imageMischief Collection: George Ernest Studdy, Got Im

George Ernest Studdy, Got Im! Bonzo is delighted on the occasion of his owners marriage. Originally published as Valentine postcard no. 347. Date: circa 1920

Background imageMischief Collection: Heres How by Cecil Aldin

Heres How by Cecil Aldin
Heres How: Woggles Series LV. Woggles, the cheeky Sealyham Terrier who starred in a series of illustrations by the artist Cecil Aldin in The Sketch

Background imageMischief Collection: A new dog-fancy: the Basset Hounds by Louis Wain

A new dog-fancy: the Basset Hounds by Louis Wain
Engraving by Louis Wain showing four naughty basset hounds teasing two scared black and white cats. A fifth basset hound enters the room looking coy but unrepentant with a whip in its mouth

Background imageMischief Collection: Bas de Soie by Harold Earnshaw

Bas de Soie by Harold Earnshaw
An elegant girl in a swimming costume chases gracefully after a small terrier dog who has run away with her head scarf on the beach, an essential part of the 1920s swimwear look. Date: 1927

Background imageMischief Collection: Ice Skating Children

Ice Skating Children
What larks! Ice skating gives children the chance in indulge in all sorts of mischief

Background imageMischief Collection: Schoolboys and teacher on a Christmas card

Schoolboys and teacher on a Christmas card
Misbehaving schoolboys surprised by their teacher on a Christmas card. Date: circa 1890s

Background imageMischief Collection: Sir Jock Delves Broughton and Lady Broughton

Sir Jock Delves Broughton and Lady Broughton attending the wedding o f Lord and Lady Lovat at Brompton Oratory in October 1938

Background imageMischief Collection: Sign of the Mischief

Sign of the Mischief
The Mischief Inn used to be situated on the south side of Oxford Street, London. Its sign depicted a man and his drunk shrewish wife, two apes, a pig and suspicious looking gin shops and pawnbrokers

Background imageMischief Collection: Merthyr Tydfil boys playing

Merthyr Tydfil boys playing
Two boys play on a bench above the steel works (now closed) at Merthyr Tydfil. Vintage black and white image. First published The Sunday Times c1989 1989

Background imageMischief Collection: A Basket of Mischief

A Basket of Mischief by Mabel Gear

Background imageMischief Collection: Comic postcard, Dog with pair of knickers Date: 20th century

Comic postcard, Dog with pair of knickers Date: 20th century

Background imageMischief Collection: A small boy, having consumed most of a pot of strawberry jam with the help of a cane

A small boy, having consumed most of a pot of strawberry jam with the help of a cane and a cushion, has no regrets. Date: 1911

Background imageMischief Collection: Comic postcard, Schoolboy and military man - practical joke Date: early 20th century

Comic postcard, Schoolboy and military man - practical joke Date: early 20th century

Background imageMischief Collection: Comic postcard, Black cat on Good Luck card, climbing up the tablecloth Date

Comic postcard, Black cat on Good Luck card, climbing up the tablecloth Date: circa 1918

Background imageMischief Collection: Comic postcard, stuffing birds - taxidermist Date: 20th century

Comic postcard, stuffing birds - taxidermist Date: 20th century

Background imageMischief Collection: Kittens with a bowl of flowers on a postcard

Kittens with a bowl of flowers on a postcard. Date: circa 1890s

Background imageMischief Collection: Kittens with a vase of flowers on a postcard

Kittens with a vase of flowers on a postcard. Date: circa 1890s

Background imageMischief Collection: Two kittens on an artists palette on a greetings postcard

Two kittens on an artists palette on a greetings postcard
Two kittens on an artists palette on a German greetings postcard -- Art in the life of the cat. Date: circa 1890s

Background imageMischief Collection: Cartoon, Elements of Mischief in Hypocritical Repose - three children and a dog

Cartoon, Elements of Mischief in Hypocritical Repose - three children and a dog. In other words, the peace and quiet won t last long. Date: 1875

Background imageMischief Collection: Illustration by Cecil Aldin, The Red Puppy Book

Illustration by Cecil Aldin, The Red Puppy Book. Poppy the red puppy visits the rabbits in their hutch and pulls faces at them because they wont come out and play. Date: 1910

Background imageMischief Collection: WIRE HAIRED TERRIER PUPS

WIRE HAIRED TERRIER PUPS
A basket of mischief! A fine litter of wire-haired Fox Terrier puppies. Date: 1930s

Background imageMischief Collection: FALL / BORDER TERRIER / 1948

FALL / BORDER TERRIER / 1948
LINDUMWOLD MISCHIEF Owned by Cuddingan. Colour: tan. Date: 1948

Background imageMischief Collection: Puck on spiders thread

Puck on spiders thread
Puck seated on a spiders thread. Date: 1920

Background imageMischief Collection: Robin Goodfellow, a sprite

Robin Goodfellow, a sprite (also known as Puck). Date: 1911

Background imageMischief Collection: Girl climbing on a sundial outside Tulle House Museum

Girl climbing on a sundial outside Tulle House Museum
A little girl pulls herself up to see a sundial outside Tulle House Museum and Art Gallery, Carlisle, Cumbria. She wears a summer dress and a straw boater hat with a ribbon at the back

Background imageMischief Collection: Naughty boys with hose pipe, Dublin - 2

Naughty boys with hose pipe, Dublin - 2
Naughty boys play on a hose pipe in Moore Street, Dublin - and show off Date: 1990

Background imageMischief Collection: Naughty boys with hose pipe, Dublin - 1

Naughty boys with hose pipe, Dublin - 1
Naughty boys play with a hose pipe in Moore Street, Dublin - and get soaked Date: 1990

Background imageMischief Collection: Boy jumps on cart, Nefta, Tunisia

Boy jumps on cart, Nefta, Tunisia
A boy jumps onto the back of a mule cart and gets a free ride down a dusty street. Nefta, Tunisia Date: 1987

Background imageMischief Collection: Boys on footbridge Stoke

Boys on footbridge Stoke
Two small boys and their mongrel dog run up the steps of a railway footbridge in Stoke on Trent Date: 1987

Background imageMischief Collection: What are the wild wave saying? Liar

What are the wild wave saying? Liar
What are the wild wave saying? (" Liar" ) Date: circa 1910s

Background imageMischief Collection: Cow & Gate Snap - Worth a spanking

Cow & Gate Snap - Worth a spanking! circa 1930s

Background imageMischief Collection: Susi - ruining Mums stockings

Susi - ruining Mums stockings. 1950s

Background imageMischief Collection: L enfant terrible, 1890

L enfant terrible, 1890
Chorus in the stern: " Don t go on like that-or you ll upset us all!" Kaiser Wilhelm IIs antics rock the boat, causing anxiety amongst his fellow leaders

Background imageMischief Collection: Lady Idina Hay at the Kenya Lido

Lady Idina Hay at the Kenya Lido
Lady Idina Hay (nee Sackville), pictured in a sarong or kanga with two friends in Kenya during the 1920s, while she was married to Josslyn Hay, Earl of Erroll. On the left is the Countess N

Background imageMischief Collection: Lord and Lady Francis Scott at Njoro Polo Ground

Lord and Lady Francis Scott at Njoro Polo Ground
Lord and Lady Francis Scottt at the Njoro Polo Ground in Kenya. Lady Francis Scott was Lady Eileen Elliot and Lord Francis was the brother of the Duke of Buccleuch

Background imageMischief Collection: Cartoon, tickling an elephant

Cartoon, tickling an elephant
Cartoon by John Hassall: Tickle! Tickle! Tommy holds up a peacock feather and says: See me make im jump and throw Billy orf. Date: 20th century

Background imageMischief Collection: Jimmy Wild by George Studdy

Jimmy Wild by George Studdy
A rather stupid Bonzo, the comic canine creation of George Studdy is distracted from stealing a chop by his reflection in a silver, domed platter cover

Background imageMischief Collection: Comic postcard -- boy and sleeping tramp

Comic postcard -- boy and sleeping tramp
Comic postcard -- a boy urinating on a sleeping tramp through a fence. Date: circa 1900s

Background imageMischief Collection: Two boys tickling a man's feet on a Christmas card

Two boys tickling a man's feet on a Christmas card. Date: circa 1890s

Background imageMischief Collection: Two cats, a dog and a parrot on a Christmas card

Two cats, a dog and a parrot on a Christmas card. Date: circa 1890s

Background imageMischief Collection: Comic German postcard -- Its raining

Comic German postcard -- Its raining! Date: circa 1900s



All Professionally Made to Order for Quick Shipping