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Overlooking Gallery

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

Choose from 52 pictures in our Overlooking 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.

Swallows Nest - Cape of Ai-Todor, Crimea, Ukraine Featured Print

Swallows Nest - Cape of Ai-Todor, Crimea, Ukraine

The Swallow's Nest - perched up on the Aurora cliff overlooking the Cape of Ai-Todor on the Black Sea coast between Yalta and Alupka, in Crimea, Ukraine. The first building on the Aurora Cliff (a wooden cottage romantically named the "Castle of Love") was constructed for a Russian general circa 1895 (the structure pictured here), with ownership passing to A. K. Tobin, a court doctor to the Russian Tsar. In 1911, Baron von Steingel (a Baltic German noble) who had made a fortune extracting oil in Baku, acquired the timber cottage (pictured) and within a year had it replaced with the current building called Schwalbennest ('Swallow's Nest') Date: circa 1908

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

Emperors Palace, Hakone, Japan Featured Print

Emperors Palace, Hakone, Japan

Emperor's Palace. The gated entrance to the grounds of the Emperor's Palace, which is on a hillside overlooking Ashi (Ashinoko) Lake (or Lake Hakone), in the background. Date: circa 1905

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

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Group on rear verandah, Quex Park Featured Print

Group on rear verandah, Quex Park

Group of patients and one nurse on the rear verandah, overlooking the gardens, Quex Park. This verandah ran along the back of the Museum buildings and was used as a sheltered outdoor space in summer. Patients could retain their regimental caps in the Hospital. Two of the men here have Australian caps. The Quex Park VAD Hospital admitted Australian, Canadian, Belgian and British patients during the years it was open. The Quex Park VAD Hospital opened on 15 October 1914 and closed on 31 January 1919. The hospital was run by Kent/178, the Birchington Detachment. The Commandant was Hannah Powell-Cotton (1881-1964), wife of Major Percy HG Powell-Cotton (1866-1940) of Quex Park, founder of the Powell-Cotton Museum. Date: 1916

© The Powell-Cotton Museum Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library