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Rejected Gallery

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Choose from 55 pictures in our Rejected 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.

Rejected by the inventions board Featured Print

Rejected by the inventions board

"Rejected by the inventions board. VII -The Gallipoli Shell-Diverter for returning the Enemy's Fire" There were other theatres of war besides he Western Front, and after the disastrous landings at Gallipoli off the Dardanelles strait, the soldiers were force to dig trenches there too. Blistering heat in the summer led to disease, and dysentery killed more men than did bullets. Heath Robinson remembered the soldiers who fought at Gallipoli in his "Rejected by the Inventions Board" series, although this time his contraptions are scattering Turkish soldiers wearing fez hats, rather than Germans in their Pickelhaube helmets. Date: 1916

© Courtesy of the estate of Mrs J.C.Robinson/Pollinger Ltd/ILN/Mary Evans Picture Library

Cartoon, Tiddy Doll the great French Gingerbread Baker Featured Print

Cartoon, Tiddy Doll the great French Gingerbread Baker

Cartoon, Tiddy Doll the great French Gingerbread Baker, drawing out a new Batch of Kings, his Man, Hopping Talley [Talleyrand], mixing up the Dough, by James Gillray. A comment on Napoleon's method of appointing new heads of state, mostly from his own family. On the right are models of British politicians such as Fox and Sheridan, seen to be in favour of making peace with the new French republic. Below is an 'Ash-Hole for broken Gingerbread', with the remains of old monarchies. Date: 1806

© The Sharp Illustration Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library

Rejected by the War Office, Mules put to good use by L. R. B Featured Print

Rejected by the War Office, Mules put to good use by L. R. B

Humorous illustration suggesting what to do with an obstinate mule who has been rejected for usual war work. Why not utilise the mule's wonderful kicking powers and economise men in our signal service by making use of the mule's marvellous mobile ears? Date: 1916

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

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