Prince Alexander Michaelovich Gorchakov (1798-1883) Russian statesman and diplomat, one of the most influential diplomats of the 19th century. Pushkin described him as Fortune's favoured son. Colour-printed wood engraving.
Cover from Child's Book of Language by J.H. Stickney and published by D. Appleton & Co, New York, Boston & Chicago - 1879. ; Graded Lessons and Blanks for the Natural Development of Language. Introductory to letters and lessons. For use in Primary Schools, based upon a course of conversational picture-lessons, the results of which are to be written in the pages of the book.; ephemera, education, teaching children and adults to write legibly, pupils, teachers, student, Victorian, school, lessons, educational, teach, instruct, text-book, American,
It is more than 100 metres long and the hope is that it will change the image of one of Britain's bleakest industrial landscapes. 'Temenos', created by the artist Anish Kapoor, is a series of giant hoops and wires which float above the dockland area of Middlesbrough. Locals are divided over whether this expensive commission is appropriate in the current economic climate.
Iron Man; sculpture; Birmingham; Anthony Gormley; Nigel Cummings; summers day; bright colours, blue skies; blue; wide angle; town hall; West Midlands; tress; greens; green; brown; browns; metal; stone; stone work; paving; Victoria square, 2009; contemporary; high resolution
Iron man statuie with Birmingham town hall in teh background; the staue was crafted by Anthony Gormley
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