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Prominent Gallery

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Choose from 127 pictures in our Prominent 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.

David Wright Featured Print

David Wright

LANCE-BOMBARDIER DAVID WRIGHT Illustrator and artist, photographed for the Sketch during his time with the Royal Artillery in 1942. Wright was commissioned in January 1941 to produce a series of illustrations for fortnightly publication The Sketch, eventually producing 169 prints and one cover. David Wright's lovelies, depicting glamorous ladies wearing sheer clothing, or in various states of undress, were modelled on his wife Esme, and proved to be an enormous success, establishing Wright as the most prominent pin-up artist of the World War II period.

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

Presentation of Certificates to Kent/178 Birchington VAD Featured Print

Presentation of Certificates to Kent/178 Birchington VAD

Lord Harris (4th Baron Harris, 1851-1932) speaking at Quex Park on the occasion of the presentation of certificates to members of the Birchington VAD Kent/178 on 11 June 1920. As Deputy Lord-Lieutenant of Kent, he he was a prominent figure in the County during the War, particularly as the Lord-Lieutenant, Lord Camden, was away on war service. Behind Lord Harris sits Hannah Powell-Cotton and beyond her is her husband, Major PHG Powell-Cotton. ) Major Powell-Cotton's journal for the day records 'saw about tent going up, arranged route for nurses etc., put up Aunt Sally, arranged sites for tables etc.,... saw Girl Guides got their job all right. Folk arrived, about 142, did Museum, started teas soon after 4, over 100 sat down at once, Girl Guides waited well, a good tea, coffee, lemonade & ices. Lord Harris arrived by Granville (train), he had tea in Library, I got Guides, nurses etc. together, he presented certs. & spoke nicely of Thanet & Nurses in particular, then round garden & Museum & cold suppoer, all went well, weather nice & no hitches.' 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: 1920

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

Levin Count Bennigsen Featured Print

Levin Count Bennigsen

LEVIN AUGUST THEOPHIL, count BENNIGSEN (Leonty Leontevich) German-born general in the Russian service, prominent in the Napoleonic Wars though not always victorious. Date: 1745 - 1826

© Mary Evans Picture Library

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