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Nights Collection

Background imageNights Collection: Scheherazade by T Mackenzie

Scheherazade by T Mackenzie
This drawing depicts a scene in the legend of The One Thousand and One Arabian nights. Queen Scheherazade is telling a story to King Shahrayar

Background imageNights Collection: Hiawatha / Minnehaha Dies

Hiawatha / Minnehaha Dies
Hiawatha mourns the death of Minnehaha: " Seven long days & nights he sat there."

Background imageNights Collection: Puck and Titania

Puck and Titania
Scene from A Midsummer Nights Dream (Sommernachtstraum) depicting Puck sprinkling fairy dust on Titania.(German) Date: 1900

Background imageNights Collection: Scenery for Aladdin, Pollocks Toy Theatre

Scenery for Aladdin, Pollocks Toy Theatre, with two rounded arches opening onto a seascape. Date: late 19th century

Background imageNights Collection: Magic Carpet Airborne

Magic Carpet Airborne
The Magic Carpet, favoured transport system of the Arabian Nights

Background imageNights Collection: Scene from Shakespeares Midsummer Nights Dream

Scene from Shakespeares Midsummer Nights Dream
A scene from Shakespeares comedy, A Midsummer Nights Dream (Act II, Scene ii), in which Puck drops a love potion into the sleeping Titanias eyes

Background imageNights Collection: Gossip about Fairies 12

Gossip about Fairies 12
On moonlit nights the fairies hold their revels, naturally choosing a picturesque castle ruin as the setting

Background imageNights Collection: ARABIAN NIGHTS / ALADDIN

ARABIAN NIGHTS / ALADDIN
Aladdin whispers into the ear of his attentive red genie. Date: 1922-3

Background imageNights Collection: The Rotunda at the Ritz by Fish

The Rotunda at the Ritz by Fish
The Rotunda at the Ritz Hotel with revellers milling around and chatting. Date: 1926

Background imageNights Collection: Bretons in Bed

Bretons in Bed
Two Breton ladies settle in for a good nights sleep in these enclosed beds(lits- clos)

Background imageNights Collection: Montmartre Nights / Vie P

Montmartre Nights / Vie P
Montmartre - the capital of the passionate society

Background imageNights Collection: Fisherman and Djinn

Fisherman and Djinn
The fisherman inadvertently rubs the lamp he has found, and is amazed by the apparition of the djinn (genie)

Background imageNights Collection: Yeichi Nimura, Japanese dancer in Broadway Nights

Yeichi Nimura, Japanese dancer in Broadway Nights, a new New York revue, 1929 Date: 1929

Background imageNights Collection: Wild Thyme, Oxlips, Violet, Woodbine, Musk-roses

Wild Thyme, Oxlips, Violet, Woodbine, Musk-roses and Eglantine (Midsummer Nights Dream). Handcoioured botanical illustration drawn

Background imageNights Collection: Comtesse A de Chabrillan at Persian ball, 1912

Comtesse A de Chabrillan at Persian ball, 1912
Comtesse A de Chabrillan, in an exotic costume, at the Thousand and One Nights Persian ball in Paris, May 1912. Date: May 1912

Background imageNights Collection: M. Orr / Ali Baba

M. Orr / Ali Baba
Ali Baba counted forty of them from his vantage point up a tree

Background imageNights Collection: Sketch by Fish showing a couple on a Nights Out, 1926 at Cla

Sketch by Fish showing a couple on a Nights Out, 1926 at Cla
Sketch by Fish for the series Nights Out, 1926 - an exploration of nocturnal acitivities in London and abroad Date: 1926

Background imageNights Collection: Aladdin and his Lamp

Aladdin and his Lamp
Aladdin holds the lamp

Background imageNights Collection: M Orr / Aladdin Buys Lamp

M Orr / Aladdin Buys Lamp
New lamps for old

Background imageNights Collection: Princess Leila Bederkhan in Arabian Nights at Chez Vous

Princess Leila Bederkhan in Arabian Nights at Chez Vous
Oriental Nights at Chez Vous, the night club and restaurant at the Excelsior Palace Hotel on the Venice Lido. Princess Leila Bederkhan in an " Arabian Nights" number. Date: 1927

Background imageNights Collection: Ufos / Papua, New Guinea

Ufos / Papua, New Guinea
Missionary William Gill and 37 natives see a disc with waving occupants, which hovers over the mission two nights running

Background imageNights Collection: Wartime Phosferine Tonic Wine Advert

Wartime Phosferine Tonic Wine Advert
A wartime advertisement promoting Phosferine Tonic Wine, a glass of which is said to aid a good night's rest. Date: circa 1940s

Background imageNights Collection: Six portraits of dancers, October 1922

Six portraits of dancers, October 1922: Anne Bult a pupil of Madame Vandyck; pupils of the Edith Baird School of dancing in a pirates dance; Mary Poulton a pupil of Mlle Anita; Doreen Adams a pupil

Background imageNights Collection: Decameron Nights at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London

Decameron Nights at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London
A scene from Decameron Nights at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London, 1922 and two insets featuring Kathryn Clifford and Rosalind Wade Date: 1922

Background imageNights Collection: WW2, Your Picture

WW2, Your Picture
An illustration of a smiling little girl wearing daisies in her hair, depicted as a daughter of a WW2 serviceman on guard at nights. Date: circa 1940s

Background imageNights Collection: Fairy and Frogs, by Hilda T Miller

Fairy and Frogs, by Hilda T Miller - Up and down, up and down, I will lead them up and down (A Midsummer Night's Dream) Date: circa 1930s

Background imageNights Collection: Baillie Scott, White Nights, Hall

Baillie Scott, White Nights, Hall
An architectural interior illustration of an Arts and Crafts hall to a house titled White Nights, with a dining recess visible in the background. Date: circa 1906

Background imageNights Collection: Baillie Scott, White Nights, Exterior

Baillie Scott, White Nights, Exterior
An architectural drawing which shows White Nights, an Arts and Crafts house designed by Baillie Scott, seen from the roadside. Date: circa 1906

Background imageNights Collection: Titania, Queen of The Fairies, Ethel Gabain

Titania, Queen of The Fairies, Ethel Gabain
Titania - Queen of The Fairies, colour illustration. With description, Miss Dorothy Hyson was the Titania in the production of A Midsummer Night's Dream at the Old Vic

Background imageNights Collection: Music cover, Secrets, Intermezzo

Music cover, Secrets, Intermezzo by Charles W Ancliffe, composer of Nights of Gladness Valse Date: 1913

Background imageNights Collection: Music cover, Nights of Gladness Valse

Music cover, Nights of Gladness Valse by Charles Ancliffe Date: 1912

Background imageNights Collection: Regent's Park Open Air Theatre

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
Sketch depicting a performance of A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare, at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre. Date: 1939

Background imageNights Collection: Olivia Eltone, actress, studio portrait. With description, Who plays Robinson Crusoe at

Olivia Eltone, actress, studio portrait. With description, Who plays Robinson Crusoe at the Gaiety, Dublin. A realistic number is "Come with me to Lapland

Background imageNights Collection: Caricature illustrations of Mr Thomas Beecham and Mr Richard Strauss. With description

Caricature illustrations of Mr Thomas Beecham and Mr Richard Strauss. With description, Dr Richard Strauss as seen by a member of the Covent Garden Orchestra; Both gentlemen are once again very

Background imageNights Collection: Beatrice von Brunner, actress (1892-1955), studio portrait. Captioned, A New Dream for Daly's'

Beatrice von Brunner, actress (1892-1955), studio portrait. Captioned, A New Dream for Daly's'. Beatrice von Brunner was about to appear in The Waltz Dream'at Daly's Theatre

Background imageNights Collection: Yvonne Fitzroy, actress, theatrical portrait in costume in The Arcadians, Shaftesbury Theatre

Yvonne Fitzroy, actress, theatrical portrait in costume in The Arcadians, Shaftesbury Theatre. Captioned, Arcadian with wine glass'. From an article, London Night's Entertainments'

Background imageNights Collection: Pauline Chase (1885-1962), American actress, studio portrait in gown and feathered hat

Pauline Chase (1885-1962), American actress, studio portrait in gown and feathered hat. Captioned, Pan Re-Petered'. Chase had recently returned to London from New York

Background imageNights Collection: Illustration Aino Ackte as Salome, with empty platter. Captioned, Salome without the Baptist's Head

Illustration Aino Ackte as Salome, with empty platter. Captioned, Salome without the Baptist's Head! Aino Ackte (1876-1944), Finnish soprano, had recently been cast to play Salome

Background imageNights Collection: Illustration of Seymour Hicks as Richard III at the Coliseum theatre. From a section

Illustration of Seymour Hicks as Richard III at the Coliseum theatre. From a section, London Nights Entertainments'. Seymour Hicks (1871-1949), actor, music hall performer, playwright

Background imageNights Collection: Jane Hading, actress, theatrical illustration in role, in dark clothes with hand gun

Jane Hading, actress, theatrical illustration in role, in dark clothes with hand gun. Captioned in the illustration, Madame Jane Hading as Jacqueline in Madame X, in a section, The Hippodrome'

Background imageNights Collection: Spanish Civil War poster, The nights are cold, work for

Spanish Civil War poster, The nights are cold, work for
Spanish Civil War poster in Catalan, The nights are cold, work for the front, PSU. Designed by Marti Bas, SDP. circa 1937

Background imageNights Collection: From Bedroom to Shelter in One

From Bedroom to Shelter in One
Kind warden sets the machine in motion to allow people to sleep through a air-raid. Swinging from bedroom to living room to shelter without waking. Date: 1941

Background imageNights Collection: This picture shows a couple enjoying a romantic moment in Venice. Date: 1926

This picture shows a couple enjoying a romantic moment in Venice. Date: 1926

Background imageNights Collection: MARINER, DEADMEN ON SHIP

MARINER, DEADMEN ON SHIP
The Mariner is forced to confront the accusing eyes of his dead shipmates: Seven days, seven nights, I saw that curse, And yet I could not die Date: First published: 1798

Background imageNights Collection: STORY OF THE FISHERMAN

STORY OF THE FISHERMAN
I am only going to grant you one favour, and that is to choose the manner of your death ! - the fisherman is alarmed by the djinn he has released from the jar

Background imageNights Collection: Aladdin pantomime, Ye Olde Sadlers Wells Theatre, London, from 24 December 1902

Aladdin pantomime, Ye Olde Sadlers Wells Theatre, London, from 24 December 1902, twice nightly, including 100 local children, comic harlequinade. Blue and white Chinese plate design. Date: 1902

Background imageNights Collection: Comic postcard, People sleeping on the roof at Falmouth Date: 20th century

Comic postcard, People sleeping on the roof at Falmouth Date: 20th century

Background imageNights Collection: WW2 era - Comic Postcard - Something Accomplished

WW2 era - Comic Postcard - Something Accomplished
The Caption says Something accomplished, something done, has earned a nights repose! The card was posted on the third anniversary of the start of WW2. Cute Kids WW2 Wartime humour Date: 1942



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