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Simpson Gallery

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

Choose from 142 pictures in our Simpson 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.

Fought to a Finish Featured Print

Fought to a Finish

Fought to a Finish: A Remarkable Exploit on a Blazing 'Plane An illustration by Joseph Simpson of an incident described by Mr Boyd Cable (newspaper correspondent Ernest Andrew Ewart). Though not named in the ILN caption, this seems to be the incident for which eighteen year old Canadian pilot Alan McLeod received the Victoria Cross. On 27 March 1918 the petrol tank of his Armstrong Whitworth F.K.8 was struck during a dogfight. With the aeroplane in flames and both McLeod and his observer Albert Hammond wounded, the pilot, standing on the wing to avoid the flames steered the 'plane to the ground, keeping it in such a position (side slipping) that the flames were blown away from the two men. Landing in no mans land between the opposing trenches, the two were rescued by British infantry. Date: 1918

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

Dover Street To Dixie revue by M Harvey, H Simpson & L Wylie Featured Print

Dover Street To Dixie revue by M Harvey, H Simpson & L Wylie

Dover Street To Dixie revue by Morris Harvey, Harold Simpson and Lauri Wylie (25 May 1880 1951), with music by Herman Darewski, at the London Palladium. Staged by Frank Collins with the 'Dances and Ensembles by Jennie and Edward Dolly'. Jennie was one half of the well known 'Dolly Sisters' from this period and their brother Edward was also a dancer and choreographer. First produced at the London Pavilion on 31st May 1923. The London productions of Charles B. Cochran advertised on the reverse include Eugene O Neills Anna Christie and an Eleonora Duse season, as well as other revues. Date: 1923

© The Michael Diamond Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library

Prize Agents extracting treasure Featured Print

Prize Agents extracting treasure

Prize Agents extracting treasure. Coloured lithograph from 'The Campaign in India 1857-58 from drawings made during the eventful period of the Great Mutiny, illustrating the military operations before Delhi and its neighbourhood'. A series of 26 coloured lithographs by W Simpson, E Walker and others, after G F Atkinson, published by Day andSon, 1857-1858. Associated with the Indian Mutiny (1857-1859). Despite strict orders against individual looting, many of Delhi?s treasures filled the pockets of the troops who captured the city in September 1857. The loot was supposed to have been handed over to official prize agents who would then auction it and divide the proceeds. As this print depicts, the agents and their soldiers had few scruples when it came to how they gathered the loot. Contemporaries estimated the auctioned Delhi treasure to be worth over half a million pounds. Date: 1858

© The National Army Museum / Mary Evans Picture Library