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Skill Gallery

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

Choose from 227 pictures in our Skill 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.

Official wording, Apprenticeship Indenture Featured Print

Official wording, Apprenticeship Indenture

Official wording of an Apprenticeship Indenture, between John Henry Watson of 3 Newland Street, Derby, and Messrs John Davis & Son (Derby) Limited. The document is signed by John Henry Watson himself (then about 17 years old), his father Walter Watson, and Henry Davis, Governing Director. The apprenticeship is for five years, dating from 25 June 1901, in the skill of instrument making. The apprentice's pay is agreed at 4 shillings and sixpence per week for the first year, rising to 6 shillings in the second year, 7/6 in the third, 9/6 in the fourth, and 12/6 in the fifth. The apprentice agrees to be obedient, not do any damage, not to take leave of absence without consent, and not to play cards, dice or other unlawful games, nor to frequent taverns or playhouses.
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3 January 1902

© Mary Evans Picture Library/GILL STOKER

Ghent (Gand), Belgium - Statue of/Monument to Lievin Bauwens (by sculptor Pieter De Vigne Featured Print

Ghent (Gand), Belgium - Statue of/Monument to Lievin Bauwens (by sculptor Pieter De Vigne

Ghent (Gand), Belgium - Statue of/Monument to Lievin Bauwens (by sculptor Pieter De Vigne) in the Lieven Bauwensplein Square. Lieven Bauwens (1769- 1822) was a Belgian entrepreneur and industrial spy who was sent to Great Britain at a young age and brought a spinning mule and skilled workers back to the European continent. Date: circa 1900s

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

London Trade Card - Thomas Sandby, artist Featured Print

London Trade Card - Thomas Sandby, artist

London Trade Card - Thomas Paul Sandby (1753-1832), artist (son of Thomas Sandby), St George's Row, Oxford Street, offering drawing lessons. The painting reproduced shows a Corinthian maiden sketching the silhouette of her departing lover.

© Mary Evans Picture Library

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