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Paradise Collection

Background imageParadise Collection: Vision of Angels / Dante

Vision of Angels / Dante
Dante and Beatrice, standing on a cloud, watch the angels as they circulate in Paradise

Background imageParadise Collection: Dante / Map of Paradise

Dante / Map of Paradise
Schematic plan of Paradise, visited by Dante Alighieri in company with Beatrice

Background imageParadise Collection: Satan Flies to Earth

Satan Flies to Earth
Satan, foiled in his ambitions in Heaven, descends to Earth to see what he can find to do down here

Background imageParadise Collection: Coleridge - Kubla Khan

Coleridge - Kubla Khan
Kubla Khan A Vison in a dream.. - In Xanadu did Kubla Khan a stately pleasure-dome decree: where Alph the sacred river ran through caverns measureless to man

Background imageParadise Collection: Bermuda - Humorous Greetings Postcard - Onion

Bermuda - Humorous Greetings Postcard - Onion
Blessed is the man who comes to Bermuda (The modern paradise) And is tempted to eat a sweet onion instead of a forbidden apple

Background imageParadise Collection: Dore, Paul Gustave (1832-1883). Paradise Lost

Dore, Paul Gustave (1832-1883). Paradise Lost. 1886-. Illustration for John Miltons work. Etching

Background imageParadise Collection: Adam & Eve Driven Out

Adam & Eve Driven Out
Closing Time in Eden : the sinful couple have to leave Paradise, driven out by an angel with a red-hot sword

Background imageParadise Collection: The Marine Drive, Cape Peninsula, South Africa

The Marine Drive, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
The South African Corniche : a motoring paradise - the Marine Drive, Cape Peninsula, South Africa

Background imageParadise Collection: SATAN IN COUNCIL

SATAN IN COUNCIL
Satan in Council Date: first published 1667

Background imageParadise Collection: Peacock flower, Caesalpinia pulcherrima

Peacock flower, Caesalpinia pulcherrima
Peacock flower or Barbadoes cesalpinia, Caesalpinia pulcherrima. Handcoloured copperplate engraving by S. Nevitt after a botanical illustration by Miss Sara Maund from Benjamin Maund and the Rev

Background imageParadise Collection: Poster, Velke Karlovice, Raj Lyzaru

Poster, Velke Karlovice, Raj Lyzaru
Czech poster, Velke Karlovice, Raj Lyzaru, by Ladislav Horak -- Great Karlovice (a village in Vsetin District, Zlin Region, Czech Republic), a paradise for skiers. Date: 1946

Background imageParadise Collection: Clissold Park, Stoke Newington, London, 1885

Clissold Park, Stoke Newington, London, 1885
Engraving showing a series of scenes of Clissold Park and the surrounding area, 1885. The images show (clockwise from top): Horse-Shoe Field; Church Street; Old Yew Tree; the Old Church

Background imageParadise Collection: Fabulous Feather Headdress - 1920s Fashion

Fabulous Feather Headdress - 1920s Fashion. Date: 1920s

Background imageParadise Collection: Strelitzia reginae, golden bird of paradise

Strelitzia reginae, golden bird of paradise

Background imageParadise Collection: Strelitzia alba, white bird of paradise

Strelitzia alba, white bird of paradise
Taken from Water-colour Drawings of Plants from South Africa, Canaries, Azores, West Indies and Two Views of Niagra, Francis Masson 1770-1798 Held in the Botany Library at the Natural History Museum

Background imageParadise Collection: The Divine Comedy

The Divine Comedy. Dante and Beatrix meeting in Paradise. Gothic art. Miniature Painting

Background imageParadise Collection: Paradise Room at Reisenwebers, New York

Paradise Room at Reisenwebers, New York
The Paradise Room at Reisenweber s, Columbus Circle, New York. One of the most beautiful Ballrooms in America designed by Joseph Urban with panels by Raphael Kirchner. Date: 1920s

Background imageParadise Collection: Bird of paradise, Strelitzia reginae

Bird of paradise, Strelitzia reginae
Crane flower or bird of paradise, Strelitzia reginae, Strelitzia della Regina. Handcoloured copperplate stipple engraving from Antoine Laurent de Jussieus Dizionario delle Scienze Naturali

Background imageParadise Collection: REBEL ANGELS SUMMONED

REBEL ANGELS SUMMONED
The rebel angels summoned to the conclave Date: First published: 1667

Background imageParadise Collection: Great kiskadee, Pitangus sulphuratus, and Asian

Great kiskadee, Pitangus sulphuratus, and Asian paradise flycatcher, Terpsiphone paradisi.. Handcolored copperplate stipple engraving from Dumont de Sainte-Croixs Dictionary of Natural Science

Background imageParadise Collection: Strelitzia reginae, bird of paradise

Strelitzia reginae, bird of paradise
Engraving by Phelippeaux after a painting from Choix Des Plus Belles Fleurs by Pierre Joseph Redoute (1759-1840)

Background imageParadise Collection: The Divine Comedy. s. XIV. Virgil urges Dante

The Divine Comedy. s. XIV. Virgil urges Dante
The Divine Comedy. s.XIV. Virgil urges Dante

Background imageParadise Collection: Kiralfys grand spectacle of Paradise lost

Kiralfys grand spectacle of Paradise lost. Includes portraits of Julia Seaman, Kiralfy Brothers, and others. Date c1873

Background imageParadise Collection: Happy Prince / Sans-Souci

Happy Prince / Sans-Souci
The Palace of Sans-Souci

Background imageParadise Collection: Oxford Castel C16th ?

Oxford Castel C16th ?
Plan of the motte and bailey castle of William the Conqueror showing the ditch, surrounding houses & their gardens, the Session House & St Georges Tower & the keep

Background imageParadise Collection: Chartist Housing Estate

Chartist Housing Estate
The Chartist estate at Snigs End, Gloucestershire, one of several built by Feargus O Connor for workers. Sadly, the promised Paradise is a disastrous failure

Background imageParadise Collection: MILTON / REBEL ANGELS / DORE

MILTON / REBEL ANGELS / DORE
The rebel angels are defeated Date: First published: 1667

Background imageParadise Collection: Florence, Italy - the Doors of the Baptistery

Florence, Italy - the Doors of the Baptistery
Florence, Italy - The Baptistry is renowned for its three sets of artistically important bronze doors with relief sculptures

Background imageParadise Collection: Bird of paradise flower, Strelitzia reginae

Bird of paradise flower, Strelitzia reginae
Crane flower or bird of paradise flower, Strelitzia reginae, Strelitzia della Regina. Handcoloured copperplate stipple engraving from Antoine Laurent de Jussieus Dizionario delle Scienze Naturali

Background imageParadise Collection: Dante and the eagle

Dante and the eagle
Travel arrangements between Purgatory and Paradise are rudimentary: an eagle carries Dante from the lower regions to the celestial heights where hell meet Beatrice Portinari

Background imageParadise Collection: Birds of Paradise and Guinea Fowl

Birds of Paradise and Guinea Fowl

Background imageParadise Collection: Paradise Street, Birmingham - View toward the Town Hall

Paradise Street, Birmingham - View toward the Town Hall / New Street Date: 1904

Background imageParadise Collection: Queensland, Australia - Surfers Paradise Hotel

Queensland, Australia - Surfers Paradise Hotel (Tropical Gradens & Zoo) - Proprietor Jim Cavill. Buit in 1925 - name changed in 1933 to Surfers Paradise - destroyed by fire on Monday 6th July, 1936

Background imageParadise Collection: Paradise Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex

Paradise Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex - Painted by landscape artist Alfred Robert Quinton for the Sevenoaks based publishing and printing company J. Salmon, and reproduced as a local view postcard

Background imageParadise Collection: The Bird of Paradise and Colonel Witwou'd

The Bird of Paradise and Colonel Witwou'd, - actress and courtesan Gertrude Mahon (nee Tilson) and George Bodens, Gentleman Usher to the King Date: 1781

Background imageParadise Collection: Cecile Sorel With A Bird Of Paradise

Cecile Sorel With A Bird Of Paradise
A caricature sketch of French comic actress, Celine Emilie Seurre, known as Cecile Sorel, known for her highly extravagant costumes, she had a starring role in La Tosca

Background imageParadise Collection: Bali Bird Dance

Bali Bird Dance
This illustration portrays a Balinese woman wearing a costume and holding two fans symmetrically at shoulder height, performing the cendrawasih dance

Background imageParadise Collection: Adam, 1880-1881. Sculpture by Auguste Rodin (1840-1917)

Adam, 1880-1881. Sculpture by Auguste Rodin (1840-1917)
Auguste Rodin (1840-1917). French sculptor. Adam, 1880-1881. Bronze. Garden of Sculptures. Rodin Museum. Paris. France. Date: 2008

Background imageParadise Collection: Cartoon, Sin, Death, and the Devil

Cartoon, Sin, Death, and the Devil, Vide Milton, by James Gillray. A parody of a scene from John Milton's epic poem, Paradise Lost, showing Prime Minister William Pitt (left) as Death

Background imageParadise Collection: Adam and Eve led out of Paradise by Death

Adam and Eve led out of Paradise by Death, who plays on a vielle or beggar's lyre.. Handcolored engraving by Chretien de Mechel from Hans Holbein's The Triumph of Death

Background imageParadise Collection: Montague Colliery rescue workers

Montague Colliery rescue workers
At the Montague Colliery, Scotswood, near Newcastle on Tyne, members of the rescue brigade check their apparatus before descending the flooded mine

Background imageParadise Collection: PAPUA NEW GUINEA

PAPUA NEW GUINEA A tribe meets to discuss the death of their sacred bird, the blue Bird of Paradise Date: 1930s

Background imageParadise Collection: Soul leaving the body, 1808

Soul leaving the body, 1808
The soul of a good old man leaves him at the moment of death and is borne away by angels to Paradise. Date: 1808

Background imageParadise Collection: Comic postcard, The saint and the sinner Date: early 20th century

Comic postcard, The saint and the sinner Date: early 20th century

Background imageParadise Collection: Japan: swimming place on the beach at Oiso

Japan: swimming place on the beach at Oiso
Vintage 19th century photograph - Meiji era Japan: swimming place on the beach at Oiso. Ōiso is now a town located in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan

Background imageParadise Collection: Advert for winter holidays in Switzerland, 1927

Advert for winter holidays in Switzerland, 1927 - come and see the worlds playground, the paradise of winter sports and the clear, bracing Alpine air Date: 1927

Background imageParadise Collection: Advert for summer holidays in Switzerland, 1927

Advert for summer holidays in Switzerland, 1927 described as the Worlds playground, the Paradise of Summer Sports in the clear, bracing Alpine air. Date: 1927

Background imageParadise Collection: Girl and Bird of Paradise

Girl and Bird of Paradise
Art Deco style illustration of a fashionable girl holding a bird of paradise. Artist: Mela Koehler Date: circa 1925



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