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Choose from 235 pictures in our Presentation collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

Constantinople - SMS Emden Hellmuth von Mucke Featured Print

Constantinople - SMS Emden Hellmuth von Mucke

Survivors from the German Cruiser SMS Emden - a Captain (Hellmuth von Mucke), 3 officers and 30 men at Constantinople, Turkey - 5th May 1915. A prelude to this scene was The Battle of Cocos, which took place on 9 November 1914 during the First World War off the Cocos Islands, in the north east Indian Ocean. The SMS Emden attacked the British cable station on Direction Island and was engaged (and sunk) several hours later by the Australian light cruiser HMAS Sydney. The survivors from Emden were captured and Emden was destroyed. Some 230 of Emden's survivors were transferred from Sydney to the SS Empress of Russia for transport to Colombo. In the meantime, von Mucke and his men (who had come onshore from the Emden prior to the final battle) had seized the three-masted schooner Ayesha, moored in the lagoon, and some supplies. They made for Padang on Sumatra, in the neutral territory of the Dutch East Indies, where they rendezvoused with a German merchant vessel on the 13th December. Mucke's party made their way to Turkey by way of the Red Sea (en route back to Germany), arriving on 5th May 1915, as shown in this photograph. Date: 1915

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

Waiting in a queue for the royal courts by Matania Featured Print

Waiting in a queue for the royal courts by Matania

The long line of motor cars queuing on the Mall waiting for the official hour when the debutantes and their society mothers and friends gain access to Buckingham Palace where they will be presented at court. A typical scene during the London Summer season until 1958 (when court presentations were abandoned by the Palace), and a popular spectator sport for Londoners. Date: 1925

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

Presentation Set, Louis XVI Style, Plate 131 Featured Print

Presentation Set, Louis XVI Style, Plate 131

Presentation Set, Louis XVI Style, Plate 131, showing various containers for the display of food (compotiers, corbeilles, a fruit and flower stand, an etagere and a candelabra), all decorated with winged Cupid figures. Date: circa 1880s

© Mary Evans Picture Library

131, 1880s, Bowl, Bowls, Candelabra, Cherub, Cherubs, Compotier, Compotiers, Containers, Corbeille, Corbeilles, Cupid, Cupids, Decorated, Display, Etagere, Figure, Figures, Flower, Food, Fruit, Glass, Gold, Historical, History, Louis, Ornaments, Ornate, Pattern, Plate, Presentation, Putti, Putto, Set, Stand, Style, Table, Victorian, Wing, Winged, Wings, Xvi