Search results for: acclaimed

  • Muster of Irish nationalists at Mullinahone acclaiming as...

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    FOT1027258
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    Muster of Irish nationalists at Mullinahone acclaiming as...
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    Samuel Corbyn-Manning
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    3366 x 4500 px
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    Ireland; Rebellion; Nationalism; Socialism
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    Muster of Irish nationalists at Mullinahone acclaiming as their leader William Smith 0'Brien (1803-1864), July 1848. Insurrection failed. Wood engraving c1885
  • Sir Christopher Wren (1632-1723) is one of the most...

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    FOT1224504
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    Sir Christopher Wren (1632-1723) is one of the most...
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    Samuel Corbyn-Manning
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    3602 x 5822 px
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    ; English ; Middle Ages ; Illustration ; Portrait ; Sir Christopher Wren ; Architect ; St. Paul's Cathedral ; Church ; Architecture
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    Sir Christopher Wren (1632-1723) is one of the most highly acclaimed English architects in History. He was accorded responsibility for rebuilding 52 churches in the City of London, after the Great Fire in 1666, including his masterpiece, St. Paul's...
  • ADAM SMITH

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    FOT603441
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    ADAM SMITH
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    Gary Lucken
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    2109 x 3145 px
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    Adam Smith economics economist father of modern famous moral philosopher political Scottish celebrated acclaimed renowned Wealth Nations An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes economic theory author authors writer writers 1776 economists theorist...
  • DEATH OF DA Vinci PAINTING

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    FOT605666
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    DEATH OF DA Vinci PAINTING
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    Gary Lucken
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    5203 x 5376 px
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    Leonardo da Vinci portrait Renaissance artist scientist painter famous Italian engineer sculptor mathematician inventor death of science 1519 celebrated renowned acclaimed 15th fifteenth 16th sixteenth century arts man portraits artists scientists...
  • LOUIS PASTEUR

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    FOT605933
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    LOUIS PASTEUR
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    Gary Lucken
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    2176 x 3000 px
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    Louis Pasteur Pasteurization chemist microbiologist scientist famous portrait celebrated renowned acclaimed French microbiology science and technology 19th nineteenth century chemistry Victorian Victorians scientists chemists microbiologists scientific...
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    Undated portrait engraving by unknown artist of French chemist and microbiologist Louis Pasteur (1822 – 1895). Pasteur carried out pioneering research into the causes and prevention of disease and is regarded as one of the founders of the science of...
  • George Washington

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    FOT623653
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    George Washington
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    Gary Lucken
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    3888 x 5274 px
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    George Washington portrait President first US USA American Revolution Revolutionary War Founding Fathers the 1789 painting Declaration of Independence famous greatest great General father United States America 1st Presidents Americans 18th eighteenth...
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    Portrait print circa 1896 by E L Kellogg & Co of George Washington entitled "The Father of his Country". Washington (1732 - 1799) was the commander of the Continental Army (1775 – 1783) in the American Revolutionary War and the first US...
  • DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE

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    FOT624424
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    DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE
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    Gary Lucken
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    2383 x 3180 px
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    Declaration of Independence revolutionary war American Revolution Benjamin Franklin Thomas Jefferson John Adams Ben Founding Fathers 1776 portrait painting illustration US USA United States America the history historical event historic great famous...
  • BENJAMIN FRANKLIN

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    FOT625441
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    BENJAMIN FRANKLIN
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    Gary Lucken
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    4476 x 6083 px
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    Benjamin Franklin Ben electricity lightning portrait illustration painting Declaration of Independence revolutionary war American Revolution Founding Father Fathers 1776 US USA United States America great greatest Americans famous scientist inventor...
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    Portrait engraving circa 1846 of Benjamin Franklin. Franklin (1706 – 1790) was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States of America and was one of the "Committee of Five" appointed by the Second Continental Congress to draft the...
  • JAMES MADISON

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    FOT625545
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    JAMES MADISON
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    Gary Lucken
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    3862 x 4791 px
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    James Madison President portrait US USA fourth Founding Fathers Father of the Constitution Bill Rights illustration painting American Presidents 4th Presidential author writer great greatest leader leaders famous founder founders 18th 19th eighteenth...
  • BROADWAY HISTORIC PRINT

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    FOT657620
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    BROADWAY HISTORIC PRINT
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    Gary Lucken
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    7056 x 4832 px
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    Broadway New York Manhattan US USA vintage illustration painting print of the portrait historic historical scene scenes United States America famous street streets City 19th nineteenth century American crowded busy with traffic avenue old oldest...
    Description
    Lithograph colour print circa 1875 of Broadway in New York City as seen looking north from the Western Union Telegraph Building. Broadway is a wide avenue which runs the full length of Manhattan and is the oldest North / South main thoroughfare in the...
  • COLISEUM HISTORIC PRINT

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    FOT669835
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    COLISEUM HISTORIC PRINT
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    Gary Lucken
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    5936 x 4038 px
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    Colosseum Coliseum Rome Roman and illustration Italy drawing the gladiator famous Architecture Italian vintage painting historic historical of Flavian Ampitheatre landmark landmarks ruins in at 19th nineteenth century 1800s Empire Romans gladiators...
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    Vintage lithograph print circa 1872 of the Colosseum in Rome, Italy, as it appeared in the latter part of the 19th century. The Colosseum, an elliptical ampitheatre in the centre of the city, is considered to be one of the greatest works of Roman...
  • LAWRENCE OATES

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    FOT849137
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    LAWRENCE OATES
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    Gary Lucken
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    4000 x 2452 px
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    Lawrence Oates Antarctic Robert Scott Falcon expedition South Pole Terra Nova Captain polar explorer Antarctica 1911 1912 portrait English British famous exploration December 14 January 17 18 explorers March 16 29 expeditions geographic Scott's...
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    Vintage painting depicting English Antarctic explorer Captain Lawrence "Titus" Oates (1880 - 1912) walking into a blizzard and sacrificing his life during Robert Falcon Scott's Terra Nova Expedition of 1910 - 1913. Oates, Scott, Dr Edward...
  • MARSHAL PETAIN

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    FOT695486
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    MARSHAL PETAIN
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    Gary Lucken
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    5616 x 8010 px
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    Marshal Pétain General Henri Philippe portrait of France French Vichy leader military head state Maréchal Marechal de the government WW1 WWI WWi World War One First 1 I i Great WW Battle Verdun hero famous WW2 WWII WWii Two Second 1st 2nd 2 II ii 1916...
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    Portrait photo circa 1930s of Marshal Henri Philippe Pétain (1856 - 1951) - the French General who went from being the "Hero of Verdun" to the "Traitor of Vichy". Pétain was acclaimed for his military leadership in WW1, particularly...
  • MARSHAL PETAIN

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    FOT695547
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    MARSHAL PETAIN
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    Gary Lucken
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    6564 x 9144 px
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    Marshal Pétain General Henri Philippe portrait of France French Vichy leader military head state Maréchal Marechal de the government WW1 WWI WWi World War One First 1 I i Great WW Battle Verdun hero famous WW2 WWII WWii Two Second 1st 2nd 2 II ii 1916...
    Description
    Portrait photo circa 1930s of Marshal Henri Philippe Pétain (1856 - 1951) - the French General who went from being the "Hero of Verdun" to the "Traitor of Vichy". Pétain was acclaimed for his military leadership in WW1, particularly...
  • John Greenleaf, 1753–54

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    FOT1493599
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    John Greenleaf, 1753–54
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    Liszt Collection
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    2818 x 3445 px
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    John Greenleaf, 1753–54, Oil, canvas, 21 1/2 x 17 3/4, 54.6 45.1 cm, Paintings, Singleton Copley, American, Boston, Massachusetts, 1738–1815, London, never, any doubt, Copley, innate talent, portraits give, new, meaning, word, precocious., age, fifteen,...
    Description
    John Greenleaf, 1753–54, Oil on canvas, 21 1/2 x 17 3/4 in. (54.6 x 45.1 cm), Paintings, John Singleton Copley (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1738–1815 London), While there has never been any doubt of Copley’s innate talent, these portraits give new...
  • The Calling of Saint Matthew, ca. 1625–30

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    FOT1510505
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    The Calling of Saint Matthew, ca. 1625–30
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    Liszt Collection
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    4704 x 3946 px
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    Calling, Saint Matthew, ca, 1625–30, Oil, canvas, 51 3/8, 61 1/2, 130.5, 156.2 cm, Paintings, Giovanni Battista Caracciolo, Italian, Naples, 1578–1635, important Neapolitan-born painter, first decades, seventeenth century, Caracciolo, deeply influenced,...
    Description
    The Calling of Saint Matthew, ca. 1625–30, Oil on canvas, 51 3/8 × 61 1/2 in. (130.5 × 156.2 cm), Paintings, Giovanni Battista Caracciolo (Italian, Naples 1578–1635 Naples), The most important Neapolitan-born painter of the first decades of the...
  • Pair of candelabra, ca. 1865–70

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    FOT1527556
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    Pair of candelabra, ca. 1865–70
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    Liszt Collection
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    3800 x 3076 px
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    Pair, candelabra, ca, 1865–70, French, Paris, Gilt brass, enamel, Overall, confirmed, 22 3/8 x 13 1/4 6 3/8, 56.8 33.7 16.2 cm, Metalwork-Brass, decoration, inspired, motifs, Romanesque metalwork, yet, design freely, mixes, variety, motifs indicative,...
    Description
    Pair of candelabra, ca. 1865–70, French, Paris, Gilt brass, enamel, Overall (confirmed): 22 3/8 x 13 1/4 x 6 3/8 in. (56.8 x 33.7 x 16.2 cm), Metalwork-Brass, The decoration was inspired by motifs from Romanesque metalwork, yet the design freely mixes a...
  • Landscape with Waterfall, 観瀑山水図

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    FOT1532596
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    Landscape with Waterfall, 観瀑山水図
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    Liszt Collection
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    3526 x 5045 px
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    Landscape, Waterfall, 観瀑山水図, Edo period, 1615–1868, 1841, Japan, Hanging scroll, ink, paper, Image, 61 15/16 x 34 3/16, 157.3 86.8 cm, Paintings, Nakabayashi Chikutō, Japanese, 1776–1853, Chikutō painted, large landscape, spirit, Plum Blossom, Daoist,...
    Description
    Landscape with Waterfall, 観瀑山水図, Edo period (1615–1868), 1841, Japan, Hanging scroll; ink on paper, Image: 61 15/16 x 34 3/16 in. (157.3 x 86.8 cm), Paintings, Nakabayashi Chikutō (Japanese, 1776–1853), Chikutō painted this large landscape in the spirit...
  • A Scene of Conviviality at Court', Folio from a...

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    FOT1542136
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    A Scene of Conviviality at Court', Folio from a...
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    Liszt Collection
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    3764 x 5760 px
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    Scene, Conviviality, Court, Folio, Divan, Collected Works, Mir, Ali Shir Nava, 1580, Attributed, Iran, Opaque watercolor, ink, silver, gold, paper, Image 5 7/8, x 9, Codices, Mir ‘Ali, Shir, Nava, statesman, patron, arts, acclaimed champion, Chaghatayid...
    Description
    A Scene of Conviviality at Court', Folio from a Divan (Collected Works) of Mir 'Ali Shir Nava'i, 1580, Attributed to Iran, Opaque watercolor, ink, silver, and gold on paper, Image 5 7/8 in x 9 in., Codices, Mir ‘Ali Shir Nava’i was a...
  • Study of Two Women Grieving, before 1787

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    FOT1552301
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    Study of Two Women Grieving, before 1787
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    Liszt Collection
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    3960 x 5485 px
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    Study, Two Women Grieving, 1787, Pen, gray ink, brush, wash, sheet, 13 3/8 x 9 7/16, 34 24 cm, Drawings, John Flaxman, British, York, 1755–1826, London, drawing, study, funerary monument, Flaxman, British Neoclassical, sculptor, enjoyed international,...
    Description
    Study of Two Women Grieving, before 1787, Pen and gray ink, brush and gray wash, sheet: 13 3/8 x 9 7/16 in. (34 x 24 cm), Drawings, John Flaxman (British, York 1755–1826 London), This drawing is a study for a funerary monument by Flaxman, a British...
  • John Henderson, in the Character of Iago...

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    FOT1585780
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    John Henderson, in the Character of Iago...
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    Liszt Collection
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    3730 x 5874 px
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    John Henderson, Character, Iago, Shakespeare, Othello, 1786, Stipple engraving, etching, third state, three, sheet, 9 1/8 x 5 3/4, 23.2 14.6 cm, clipped impression, Prints, After Gilbert Stuart, American, North Kingston, Rhode Island, 1755–1828, Boston,...
    Description
    John Henderson, in the Character of Iago (Shakespeare's Othello), 1786, Stipple engraving and etching; third state of three, sheet: 9 1/8 x 5 3/4 in. (23.2 x 14.6 cm) (clipped impression), Prints, After Gilbert Stuart (American, North Kingston,...
  • The Jazz Singer is an album by Neil Diamond that was...

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    FOT1261772
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    The Jazz Singer is an album by Neil Diamond that was...
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    RM Rights Managed
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    Samuel Corbyn-Manning
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    4510 x 4650 px
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    ; Jazz ; Singer ; Neil ; Diamond ; Soudtrack ; Film ; Movie ; Cinema ; Music ; Album ; Critical ; Acclaim ; Best-seller
    Description
    The Jazz Singer is an album by Neil Diamond that was released in 1980. It was the soundtrack for the 1980 remake of the film by the same name. While the film bombed, the album sold over 5 million copies and was Diamond's biggest ever selling album...
  • CHARLES DICKENS

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    FOT509915
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    CHARLES DICKENS
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    Gary Lucken
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    2636 x 3692 px
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    Charles Dickens famous author authors Gad's Hill Place daughters Kate Katey Mary Mamie children of daughter writer writers novelist novelists celebrated acclaimed renowned portrait portraits literary figure figures fiction fictional English...
  • OSCAR WILDE

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    FOT521168
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    OSCAR WILDE
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    Gary Lucken
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    2484 x 4149 px
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    Oscar Wilde portrait writer poet playwright author Irish novelist English literature famous literary figure Napoleon Sarony of the 19th century celebrated renowned acclaimed noted famed prominent eminent distinguished popular great leading greatest...
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    Portrait photo circa 1882 of Irish playwright, poet, author and aesthete Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900). Wilde was one of the most famous and flamboyant personalities of his time and his works included the play The Importance of Being Earnest and the novel...
  • HENRY STANLEY

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    FOT595506
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    HENRY STANLEY
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    Gary Lucken
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    3024 x 3740 px
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    Henry Stanley explorer famous Sir Morton explorers 19th 20th nineteenth twentieth century exploration Africa African John Rowlands David Livingstone Dr Doctor Welsh Welshman Welshmen Wales journalist journalists journalism portrait portraits world...
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    Photo of Henry Stanley (second from right, hand on rail) and party standing on the back of a railroad observation car in Monterey, California, on March 19 1891, possibly taken during a lecture tour of the United States. Stanley (1841 – 1904), born John...
  • THERESE BONNEY

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    FOT596419
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    THERESE BONNEY
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    Gary Lucken
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    2463 x 3488 px
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    Therese Bonney war photographer portrait famous of American female WW2 WWII WWii WW 2 II ii World two second photographers leading 1920s twenties 20s Mabel US USA photojournalist writer celebrated renowned acclaimed noted famed eminent prominent...
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    Photo circa 1920s of American photographer and writer Therese Bonney (born Mabel Bonney). Bonney (1894 - 1978) became known in the 20s for documenting the French decorative arts, from furniture and jewellery to architecture - selling photographic prints...
  • FERDINAND MAGELLAN

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    FOT598914
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    FERDINAND MAGELLAN
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    Gary Lucken
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    2353 x 3000 px
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    Ferdinand Magellan explorer navigator famous sailor explorers Portuguese mariner portrait 15th 16th fifteenth sixteenth century exploration Pacific Ocean portraits world renowned celebrated acclaimed pioneer pioneers pioneering first circumnavigation of...
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    Portrait by unknown artist of Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan (circa 1480 – 1521) – Magellan commanded the first expedition to successfully circumnavigate the globe but was killed during the voyage.
  • LOUIS Blériot

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    FOT601188
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    LOUIS Blériot
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    Gary Lucken
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    2000 x 3358 px
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    Louis Blériot aviator French famous first crossing of English Channel aviation aviators pilot pilots flight flights history historic pioneering pioneer pioneers historical heritage portrait portraits celebrated renowned acclaimed the by a to from...
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    Portrait photo circa 1912 by American Press Association of famous French aviator, inventor and engineer Louis Blériot (1872 – 1936). Blériot made the first flight across the English Channel in a heavier than air machine on July 25 1909. His monoplane...
  • CHARLIE CHAPLIN

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    FOT605192
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    CHARLIE CHAPLIN
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    Gary Lucken
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    3905 x 4922 px
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    Charlie Chaplin portrait comic actor film comedian star famous maker director producer entertainer vintage photo of movie cinema early historic historical Hollywood 20th century films movies entertainment actors comics comedians stars makers directors...
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    Undated portrait photo of comic actor and film director Charlie Chaplin (1889 - 1977). Photo by Bain News Service.
  • VLADIMIR LENIN

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    FOT615411
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    VLADIMIR LENIN
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    Gary Lucken
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    3485 x 4691 px
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    Lenin Vladimir Russian Revolution 1917 leader revolutionary communist Communism portrait dictator Marxist Bolshevik Soviet Union USSR political Marxism Bolshevism October vintage photo of the Ilyich Ulyanov Russia famous Russians revolutionaries leaders...
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    Undated portrait photo of Russian revolutionary and communist leader Vladimir Lenin (1870 – 1924). Lenin was a driving force behind the Russian Revolution of 1917 and became the first great dictator of the Soviet Union.
  • GUSTAV HERTZ

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    FOT615689
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    GUSTAV HERTZ
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    Gary Lucken
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    3517 x 4593 px
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    Gustav Hertz portrait physicist scientist of physics science German Nobel Prize winner famous greatest great leading experimental theoretical Herz the and James Franck Franck-Hertz experiments scientific discovery discoveries vintage photo historic...
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    Portrait photo circa 1920s of German experimental physicist Gustav Hertz (1887 - 1975). Hertz and his colleague James Franck won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1925 for their work on the effects of the impact of electrons on atoms. Gustav Hertz was a...
  • NAPOLEON BONAPARTE

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    FOT616190
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    NAPOLEON BONAPARTE
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    Gary Lucken
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    3744 x 5060 px
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    Napoleon Bonaparte painting portrait Emperor French of the I first military and political leader illustration 19th nineteenth century history politics Europe European great famous leaders engraving 18th eighteenth Napoleonic war wars leading figure...
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    Undated portrait engraving by unknown artist of Napoleon Bonaparte (1769 – 1821). Bonaparte was Emperor of the French as Napoleon I and a key military and political leader whose actions shaped European politics in the early 19th century.
  • WILLIAM BUTLER YEATS

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    FOT618008
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    WILLIAM BUTLER YEATS
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    Gary Lucken
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    3603 x 5047 px
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    William Butler Yeats WB W B W.B. poet portrait writer dramatist Irish playwright author British English literature UK famous literary figure of the 19th 20th century Nobel Prize winner 1923 Laureate celebrated renowned acclaimed noted famed prominent...
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    Portrait photo circa 1920s of Irish poet and dramatist William Butler Yeats. Yeats (1865 - 1939) was a driving force behind the Irish Literary Revival and won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1923. He was also a co-founder of the Abbey Theatre in...
  • WALT WHITMAN

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    FOT618791
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    WALT WHITMAN
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    Gary Lucken
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    2010 x 3001 px
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    Walt Whitman poet American famous nineteenth 19th century portrait Walter celebrated noted famed acclaimed greatest great poets distinguished eminent renowned poetry writer writers author authors literature English literary figure figures arts Americans...
  • John F KENNEDY

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    FOT619664
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    John F KENNEDY
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    Gary Lucken
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    2066 x 3000 px
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    John Kennedy President JFK Fitzgerald F United States of America the US USA American portrait Presidents famous greatest most popular space race for speech speeches Cold War great Americans exploration travel moon 1960s sixties 60s assassinated...
  • John F KENNEDY

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    FOT619777
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    John F KENNEDY
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    RM Rights Managed
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    Gary Lucken
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    4188 x 5381 px
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    John Kennedy President JFK Fitzgerald F United States of America the US USA American portrait Presidents famous greatest most popular Cold War great Americans 1960s sixties 60s assassinated celebrated noted famed acclaimed distinguished eminent renowned...
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    US Navy portrait photo taken in 1961 of President John F Kennedy. Kennedy (1917 - 1963) was the 35th US President (1961 – 1963).
  • ALFRED LORD TENNYSON

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    FOT619781
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    ALFRED LORD TENNYSON
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    Gary Lucken
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    2454 x 3189 px
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    Alfred Lord Tennyson poet Victorian famous poets portrait poetry English UK 19th nineteenth century laureate laureates Baron 1st first Victorians United Kingdom England literary figure figures popular great greatest most celebrated noted famed acclaimed...
    Description
    Portrait print circa 1905 by A W Elson & Co, based on a drawing by M Arnault, of English poet Alfred Lord Tennyson. Tennyson (1809 - 1892) was the leading poet of the Victorian age and many of the phrases he penned are in common use today.
  • JAMES KEIR HARDIE

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    FOT620052
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    JAMES KEIR HARDIE
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    RM Rights Managed
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    Gary Lucken
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    3232 x 4426 px
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    Keir Hardie portrait first Labour MP leader socialist James independent founder famous icon socialism Party trade unionist Scottish politician of the leading figure founding member UK Parliament parliamentary movement British leaders socialists founders...
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    Portrait photo circa 1909 of Scottish socialist and Labour leader James Keir Hardie (1856 - 1915). Hardie was the UK's first Independent Labour MP (1892), a founder of the Labour Party and the first leader of the Labour Party in the House of...
  • ELIZABETH BARRETT BROWNING

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    FOT620090
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    ELIZABETH BARRETT BROWNING
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    Gary Lucken
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    2488 x 3581 px
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    Elizabeth Barrett Browning poet Victorian famous poets portrait poetry English UK 19th nineteenth century Victorians United Kingdom England literary figure figures popular great greatest most celebrated noted famed acclaimed distinguished eminent...
    Description
    Portrait print circa 1850 from a photo by Elliott & Fry of English poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning. Browning (1806 – 1861) was one of the most prominent poets of the Victorian era and her work was widely popular in both England and the USA.
  • RALPH WALDO EMERSON

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    FOT620903
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    RALPH WALDO EMERSON
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    Gary Lucken
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    2695 x 3684 px
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    Ralph Waldo Emerson poet philosopher portrait famous writer essayist orator transcendentalism transcendentalist author authors founder leader nineteenth 19th century American Americans US USA poets poetry philosophy philosophers writers essayists...
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    Portrait engraving circa 1878 by Stephen Alonzo Schoff, based on a drawing by Samuel Worcester Rowse, of Ralph Waldo Emerson. Emerson (1803 – 1882) was an American poet and philosopher who led the Transcendentalist movement of the early nineteenth century.
  • John Davison Rockefeller

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    FOT621390
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    John Davison Rockefeller
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    Gary Lucken
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    3152 x 4384 px
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    John Davison Rockefeller D JD J portrait J.D. industrialist businessman philanthropist famous of entrepreneur vintage photo tycoon billionaire Standard Oil Company baron magnate rich 19th nineteenth century industry early 20th twentieth leading...
    Description
    Portrait photo circa 1909 of American industrialist John Davison Rockefeller (1839 - 1937). Rockefeller, a founder of the Standard Oil Company, was one of the richest men in history and the first American billionaire. After making a fortune in the...
  • George Washington

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    FOT623735
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    George Washington
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    Gary Lucken
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    6075 x 7877 px
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    George Washington portrait President first US USA American Revolution Revolutionary War Founding Fathers the 1789 painting Declaration of Independence famous greatest great General father United States America 1st Presidents Americans 18th eighteenth...
    Description
    Portrait print circa 1844 of George Washington. Washington (1732 - 1799) was the commander of the Continental Army (1775 – 1783) in the American Revolutionary War and the first US President (1789 - 1797). The print is from an engraving by Henry S Sadd...
  • John Adams

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    FOT624029
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    John Adams
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    Gary Lucken
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    2902 x 3594 px
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    John Adams President portrait founding fathers US Declaration of Independence American Revolution Revolutionary War second USA the first vice-president famous greatest great father United States America 2nd 1st Presidents Americans 18th eighteenth...
  • John Adams

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    FOT624035
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    John Adams
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    Gary Lucken
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    3418 x 5502 px
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    John Adams President portrait founding fathers US Declaration of Independence American Revolution Revolutionary War second USA the first vice-president famous greatest great father United States America 2nd 1st Presidents Americans 18th eighteenth...
    Description
    Portrait print, based on a painting by John Singleton Copley, of John Adams during his time as the first US Vice-President. Adams (1735 – 1826) held the office from 1789 to 1797 and subsequently became the second US President (1797 – 1801). He is...
  • BENJAMIN FRANKLIN

    Image ID
    FOT624431
    Caption
    BENJAMIN FRANKLIN
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    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    2233 x 3002 px
    Keywords
    Benjamin Franklin Ben portrait illustration painting Declaration of Independence revolutionary war American Revolution Founding Father Fathers 1776 US USA United States America great greatest Americans famous scientist inventor author writer polymath...
    Description
    Portrait engraving circa 1868 of Benjamin Franklin. Franklin (1706 – 1790) was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States of America and was one of the "Committee of Five" appointed by the Second Continental Congress to draft the...
  • SAMUEL CLEMENS (MARK TWAIN)

    Image ID
    FOT624585
    Caption
    SAMUEL CLEMENS (MARK TWAIN)
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    3845 x 5240 px
    Keywords
    Mark Twain Tom Sawyer Huckleberry Finn Samuel Langhorne Clemens Sam Huck portrait author writer novelist American literary figure English Literature great greatest famous authors writers novelists figures greats US USA Mississippi River Deep South famed...
    Description
    Undated portrait photo by Bain News Service of American author Samuel Langhorne Clemens. Clemens (1835 - 1910), better known by his pen name of Mark Twain, is remembered for classic novels such as Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and The Adventures of Tom...
  • SAMUEL CLEMENS (MARK TWAIN)

    Image ID
    FOT624695
    Caption
    SAMUEL CLEMENS (MARK TWAIN)
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    4849 x 3432 px
    Keywords
    Mark Twain Tom Sawyer Huckleberry Finn Samuel Langhorne Clemens Sam Huck portrait author writer novelist American literary figure English Literature great greatest famous authors writers novelists figures greats US USA Mississippi River Deep South famed...
    Description
    Photo taken in 1909 by Bain News Service of American author Samuel Langhorne Clemens. Clemens (1835 - 1910), better known by his pen name of Mark Twain, is remembered for classic novels such as Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and The Adventures of Tom...
  • BENJAMIN FRANKLIN

    Image ID
    FOT624706
    Caption
    BENJAMIN FRANKLIN
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    3243 x 4113 px
    Keywords
    Benjamin Franklin Ben electricity lightning portrait illustration painting Declaration of Independence revolutionary war American Revolution Founding Father Fathers 1776 US USA United States America great greatest Americans famous scientist inventor...
    Description
    Portrait engraving circa 1763 – 1785 of Benjamin Franklin. Franklin (1706 – 1790) was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States of America and was one of the "Committee of Five" appointed by the Second Continental Congress to draft the...
  • SAMUEL CLEMENS (MARK TWAIN)

    Image ID
    FOT625417
    Caption
    SAMUEL CLEMENS (MARK TWAIN)
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    3480 x 2559 px
    Keywords
    Mark Twain Tom Sawyer Huckleberry Finn Samuel Langhorne Clemens Sam Huck portrait author writer novelist American literary figure English Literature great greatest famous authors writers novelists figures greats US USA Mississippi River Deep South famed...
    Description
    Undated photo circa 1900 – 1910 by unknown photographer of American author Samuel Langhorne Clemens sitting in a chair and holding a pipe. Clemens (1835 – 1910), better known by his pen name of Mark Twain, is remembered for classic novels such as...
  • SAMUEL JOHNSON

    Image ID
    FOT626731
    Caption
    SAMUEL JOHNSON
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    2824 x 4064 px
    Keywords
    Samuel Johnson Dr portrait painting Doctor dictionary famous author literary great figure writer poet lexicographer essayist critic English literature celebrated renowned acclaimed famed noted distinguished eminent prominent history 18th eighteenth...
    Description
    Black and white print of the famous portrait painting circa 1772 of Samuel Johnson by Sir Joshua Reynolds. Johnson (1709 - 1784), often referred to as Dr Johnson, was an English author and literary great who is credited with making major contributions...
  • WALTER FREAR

    Image ID
    FOT637637
    Caption
    WALTER FREAR
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    3316 x 4728 px
    Keywords
    Walter Frear governor of Hawaii Hawaiian government portrait governors leader leaders the third 3rd history 20th twentieth century leadership leading political figure figures politics politician politicians influential historic historical heritage...
    Description
    Portrait photo circa 1907 by Harris & Ewing of Walter Francis Frear. Frear (1863 - 1948) was the third Governor of Hawaii, holding office from 1907 to 1913, and prior to that he was chief justice of the Hawaii Supreme Court. He helped to create many...
  • WILLIAM AEKO

    Image ID
    FOT637748
    Caption
    WILLIAM AEKO
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    2280 x 3047 px
    Keywords
    Hawaiian Hawaii music William Aeko ukulele ukelele player players musician musical instrument uke instruments ukuleles ukeleles musicians ukes singer singers vocalist vocalists entertainer entertainers entertainment history heritage late 19th nineteenth...
    Description
    Portrait photo circa 1893 by Place & Coover of William Aeko. Aeko, a native of Honolulu, was a ukulele player and singer around the turn of the 20th century who helped to spread Hawaiian culture. He was one of the musicians who took part in the...
  • COLUMBUS AT Spanish COURT

    Image ID
    FOT638648
    Caption
    COLUMBUS AT Spanish COURT
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    8325 x 5651 px
    Keywords
    Christopher Columbus explorer Ferdinand Isabella illustration at Spanish Royal Court King Queen of Spain portrait New World America Americas voyages discovery exploration 1492 painting and the famous history mariner navigator sailor voyage to American...
    Description
    Print circa 1884 showing explorer Christopher Columbus at the Royal Court of Spain. Columbus (circa 1451 - 1506) is depicted making a request for financial backing for his voyages of exploration to Queen Isabella and King Ferdinand in front of assembled...
  • FIRST VOYAGE OF COLUMBUS

    Image ID
    FOT638739
    Caption
    FIRST VOYAGE OF COLUMBUS
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    8256 x 6167 px
    Keywords
    Christopher Columbus explorer Queen Isabella I illustration sets setting sail for New World America Americas of Spain portrait first voyage to discovery from voyages exploration 1492 painting with three ships leaves leaving port Palos Santa Maria...
    Description
    Print circa 1893 entitled "The First Voyage" and showing Christopher Columbus bidding farewell to Queen Isabella of Spain as he departs for the New World on August 3 1492. Columbus (circa 1451 - 1506) left from the port of Palos with three...
  • LINCOLN ON DEATHBED

    Image ID
    FOT639173
    Caption
    LINCOLN ON DEATHBED
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    7314 x 5455 px
    Keywords
    Abraham Lincoln death assassination deathbed murder of President killing dying on bed shooting portrait painting illustration 1865 by John Wilkes Booth at Ford's Theatre Theater famous Presidents the US USA United States America great greatest...
    Description
    Print circa 1865 showing US President Abraham Lincoln on his deathbed surrounded by members of his Cabinet, Generals and family. Lincoln (1809 - 1865) was the 16th President of the United States of America (1861 - 1865) and the first to be assassinated....
  • George Washington

    Image ID
    FOT639489
    Caption
    George Washington
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    5139 x 7030 px
    Keywords
    George Washington portrait American Revolution General President US USA first Revolutionary War of Independence Battle Trenton Founding Father Fathers Declaration painting illustration United States America famous 1st 1776 Presidents battles...
    Description
    Portrait engraving circa 1860 of George Washington entitled "Washington receiving a salute on the field of Trenton". Washington (1732 - 1799) was the commander of the Continental Army in the American Revolutionary War (1775 - 1783) and the...
  • John LOGIE BAIRD

    Image ID
    FOT639570
    Caption
    John LOGIE BAIRD
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    3717 x 5112 px
    Keywords
    John Logie Baird television inventor of invention TV portrait pioneer engineer the famous Scottish first invents 1920s twenties 20s science and technology moving image images transmission to transmit vintage telly world firsts man person creator system...
    Description
    Undated portrait photo of Scottish engineer and television pioneer John Logie Baird. Baird (1888 - 1946) is often credited with being the "inventor" of TV after using an electromechanical process to transmit moving images in the 1920s. In...
  • ABRAHAM LINCOLN

    Image ID
    FOT639599
    Caption
    ABRAHAM LINCOLN
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    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    5371 x 6553 px
    Keywords
    Abraham Lincoln President portrait US USA illustration painting 16th American Presidents greatest sixteenth leader leaders famous 19th nineteenth century history United States of America great celebrated renowned acclaimed famed Presidential the leading...
    Description
    Portrait print circa 1877 of Abraham Lincoln. Lincoln (1809 - 1865) was the 16th President of the United States of America (1861 - 1865) and the first to be assassinated. He was famously shot in the head by actor (and Confederate sympathiser) John...
  • George Washington

    Image ID
    FOT639600
    Caption
    George Washington
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    4746 x 5919 px
    Keywords
    George Washington portrait President American Revolution General US USA first Revolutionary War of Independence Founding Father Fathers Declaration painting illustration United States America famous 1st 1776 Presidents great greatest leader leaders...
    Description
    Portrait print circa 1896 of George Washington. Washington (1732 - 1799) was the commander of the Continental Army in the American Revolutionary War (1775 - 1783) and the first US President (1789 - 1797). Print by J Hoover & Son.
  • George Washington + FAMILY

    Image ID
    FOT639964
    Caption
    George Washington + FAMILY
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    7292 x 5158 px
    Keywords
    George Washington President family Martha and wife portrait with his American Revolution General US USA first Revolutionary War of Independence Founding Father Fathers their children Parke Custis Eleanor Nelly grandchildren grand-children son daughter...
    Description
    Portrait engraving circa 1864 of George Washington and his family. The print shows George and wife Martha sitting at a table with Martha's grandchildren George Washington Parke Custis and Eleanor "Nelly" Parke Custis standing to the right...
  • NAPOLEON BONAPARTE

    Image ID
    FOT641832
    Caption
    NAPOLEON BONAPARTE
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    4234 x 6374 px
    Keywords
    Napoleon Bonaparte painting portrait Emperor French of the I first military and political leader illustration 19th nineteenth century history politics Europe European great famous leaders engraving 18th eighteenth Napoleonic war wars leading figure...
    Description
    Portrait engraving circa 1835 of Napoleon Bonaparte (1769 - 1821) in his study. Bonaparte was Emperor of the French as Napoleon I and a key military and political leader whose actions shaped European politics in the early 19th century. Engraving by Jean...
  • NAPOLEON BONAPARTE

    Image ID
    FOT641833
    Caption
    NAPOLEON BONAPARTE
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    5406 x 7222 px
    Keywords
    Napoleon Bonaparte painting portrait Emperor French of the I first military and political leader illustration 19th nineteenth century history politics Europe European great famous leaders engraving 18th eighteenth exile captivity St Saint Helena 1815...
    Description
    Portrait engraving circa 1816 of Napoleon Bonaparte (1769 - 1821). It depicts Napoleon on the gangway of HMS Bellerophon after reaching Plymouth Sound in August 1815 while on his way to exile and imprisonment on the island of Saint Helena. Bonaparte was...
  • NAPOLEON'S RETURN FROM ELBA

    Image ID
    FOT641919
    Caption
    NAPOLEON'S RETURN FROM ELBA
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    7628 x 5899 px
    Keywords
    Napoleon Bonaparte painting return Elba exile portrait Emperor French of the Napoleonic wars I first returning returns from military and political leader escape captivity escapes escaping with troops army his illustration 19th nineteenth century history...
    Description
    Undated print depicting Napoleon Bonaparte greeting French troops and citizens on his return from the Island of Elba on March 7 1815. Bonaparte (1769 - 1821) was forced to abdicate as Emperor and exiled to the Mediterranean island under the terms of the...
  • JAMES K POLK

    Image ID
    FOT641921
    Caption
    JAMES K POLK
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    3452 x 4967 px
    Keywords
    James Knox Polk K portrait President American US USA of 11th painting illustration United States America Presidents leader leaders Mexican-American War the eleventh famous 19th nineteenth century Mexican wars with Mexico history Presidential portraits...
    Description
    Portrait print circa 1845 of James Knox Polk. Polk (1795 - 1849) was the 11th US President and held office from 1845 to 1849. He served as Speaker of the House of Representatives (1835 - 1839) and Governor of Tennessee (1839 - 1841) before becoming...
  • JAMES K POLK

    Image ID
    FOT641922
    Caption
    JAMES K POLK
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    4222 x 5854 px
    Keywords
    James Knox Polk K portrait President American US USA of 11th painting illustration United States America Presidents leader leaders Mexican-American War the eleventh famous 19th nineteenth century Mexican wars with Mexico history Presidential portraits...
    Description
    Portrait print circa 1845 of James Knox Polk. Polk (1795 - 1849) was the 11th US President and held office from 1845 to 1849. He served as Speaker of the House of Representatives (1835 - 1839) and Governor of Tennessee (1839 - 1841) before becoming...
  • SIR WALTER SCOTT

    Image ID
    FOT641923
    Caption
    SIR WALTER SCOTT
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    3577 x 4763 px
    Keywords
    Sir Walter Scott portrait painting author writer poet famous novelist authors writers poets historical Scottish English literature literary figure figures novelists great greatest 18th 19th century celebrated renowned acclaimed noted famed eminent...
    Description
    Portrait print of Sir Walter Scott. Scott (1771 - 1832) was a prolific Scottish historical novelist and poet who was popular throughout much of the world. His famous works include Ivanhoe, Rob Roy and The Lady of the Lake. Print circa 1890s by unknown...
  • SIR WALTER SCOTT

    Image ID
    FOT641924
    Caption
    SIR WALTER SCOTT
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    3940 x 5263 px
    Keywords
    Sir Walter Scott portrait painting author writer poet famous novelist authors writers poets historical Scottish English literature literary figure figures Abbotsford House study home novelists great greatest 18th 19th century celebrated renowned...
    Description
    Portrait engraving showing Sir Walter Scott in the study at Abbotsford House, his famous home in the Scottish Borders. Scott (1771 - 1832) was a prolific Scottish historical novelist and poet who was popular throughout much of the world. His works...
  • HENRY CLAY

    Image ID
    FOT642351
    Caption
    HENRY CLAY
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    4450 x 5838 px
    Keywords
    Henry Clay portrait Senator US painting American USA of illustration United States America famous orator leader statesman senators great greatest public speaker speakers leading 19th century leaders the politics political politician politicians...
    Description
    Portrait engraving circa 1843 of Henry Clay sitting under a tree with a dog at his feet. Clay (1777 - 1852) was a leading 19th century US statesman and orator who served as Secretary of State from 1825 to 1829. He represented Kentucky in both the Senate...
  • HENRY CLAY

    Image ID
    FOT642352
    Caption
    HENRY CLAY
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    4740 x 6914 px
    Keywords
    Henry Clay portrait Senator US painting American USA of illustration United States America famous orator leader statesman senators great greatest public speaker speakers leading 19th century leaders the politics political politician politicians...
    Description
    Portrait print circa 1861 of Henry Clay. Clay (1777 - 1852) was a leading 19th century US statesman and orator who served as Secretary of State from 1825 to 1829. He represented Kentucky in both the Senate and the House of Representatives, where he...
  • Robert E LEE

    Image ID
    FOT642356
    Caption
    Robert E LEE
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    3423 x 5040 px
    Keywords
    Robert E Lee portrait General US Civil War American famous military leader Generals leaders USA Confederate Army commander of United States America illustration painting 19th nineteenth century history great greatest in 1860s 1861 to - 1865 soldier...
    Description
    Portrait engraving of General Robert Edward Lee (1807 - 1870). Lee was a career United States Army officer and one of the most celebrated generals in American history. He served with distinction in the US Army for 32 years but is best known for his...
  • Robert E LEE

    Image ID
    FOT642358
    Caption
    Robert E LEE
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    5278 x 6875 px
    Keywords
    Robert E Lee portrait General US Civil War American famous military leader Generals leaders USA Confederate Army commander of United States America illustration painting 19th nineteenth century history great greatest in 1860s 1861 to - 1865 soldier...
    Description
    Portrait engraving of General Robert Edward Lee (1807 - 1870) standing in camp. Lee was a career United States Army officer and one of the most celebrated generals in American history. He served with distinction in the US Army for 32 years but is best...
  • DANIEL WEBSTER

    Image ID
    FOT642454
    Caption
    DANIEL WEBSTER
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    5182 x 7706 px
    Keywords
    Daniel Webster portrait Senator US painting American USA of illustration United States America famous orator leader statesman senators great greatest public speaker speakers leading 19th century leaders the politics political politician politicians...
    Description
    Portrait engraving circa 1852 of Daniel Webster. Webster (1782 - 1852) was a leading 19th century US statesman and orator and Secretary of State from 1841 to 1843 and 1850 to 1852. He represented Massachusetts in the Senate and is regarded as one of the...
  • BARON PIERRE DE COUBERTIN

    Image ID
    FOT642779
    Caption
    BARON PIERRE DE COUBERTIN
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    3280 x 4560 px
    Keywords
    Olympics olympic Games Baron Pierre de Coubertin founder of creator portrait modern father the IOC International Committee 1896 Athens President sport sports sporting history historical event events famous figure figures founders creators creation...
    Description
    Undated portrait photo of Baron Pierre de Coubertin. De Coubertin (1863 - 1937) was the founder of the International olympic Committee and is regarded as the father of the modern olympic Games.
  • ALEXANDRE GUSTAVE EIFFEL

    Image ID
    FOT642782
    Caption
    ALEXANDRE GUSTAVE EIFFEL
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    5794 x 7825 px
    Keywords
    Eiffel Tower Paris Alexandre Gustave portrait engineer designer of Statue Liberty armature structural famous structure structures engineers designers the 1889 Universal Exposition France landmark landmarks world world's fair historic history...
    Description
    Undated portrait photo of Alexandre Gustave Eiffel. Eiffel (1832 - 1923) was a French structural engineer who is famous for designing the Eiffel Tower, built for the 1889 Universal Exposition in Paris, and the armature for the Statue of Liberty in New...
  • George Washington AS A CHILD

    Image ID
    FOT642811
    Caption
    George Washington AS A CHILD
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    6342 x 4404 px
    Keywords
    George Washington portrait young as boy a child President cherry tree youth illustration painting early life of I cannot tell lie American Revolution General US USA first Revolutionary War Independence Founding Father Fathers chops chopping down with...
    Description
    Print engraving of George Washington entitled "Father, I cannot tell a lie: I cut the tree". It depicts Washington as a young boy confessing to his father Augustine (1694 - 1743) that he had killed one of his cherry trees with a hatchet. The...
  • George Washington ON DEATHBED

    Image ID
    FOT642812
    Caption
    George Washington ON DEATHBED
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    6993 x 5202 px
    Keywords
    George Washington portrait death of on deathbed President 1st illustration painting dies with family dying laying lying bed 1799 American Revolution General US USA first Revolutionary War Independence Founding Father Fathers surrounded by at Mount...
    Description
    Print showing George Washington on his deathbed in 1799 surrounded by family and friends at his Mount Vernon plantation home near Alexandria, Virginia. Washington (1732 - 1799) was the commander of the Continental Army (1775 – 1783) in the American...
  • George Washington THE SOLDIER

    Image ID
    FOT642817
    Caption
    George Washington THE SOLDIER
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    6957 x 4799 px
    Keywords
    George Washington Battle of Monongahela portrait President General US USA the first 1st illustration painting on battlefield horse horseback military leader service 1755 early life in action with troops soldiers fighting famous French and Indian War...
    Description
    Lithograph colour print depicting George Washington, on horseback, in action during the Battle of the Monongahela. The battle took place on July 9 1755 in the vicinity of present day Braddock, Pennsylvania, and saw a British force under General Edward...
  • George Washington MARRIAGE

    Image ID
    FOT642818
    Caption
    George Washington MARRIAGE
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    6914 x 5093 px
    Keywords
    George Washington marriage Martha Custis wedding of to and with wife Dandridge marries portrait President General US USA the first 1st Lady illustration painting famous United States America personal life family American greatest leader Presidents...
    Description
    Lithograph colour print depicting the marriage of George Washington (1732 - 1799) and Martha Dandridge Custis (1731 - 1802). The wedding took place on the wealthy widow's estate near Williamsburg, Virginia, on January 6 1759. Washington later...
  • G. B. Shaw statue at Niagara Village

    Image ID
    FOT644745
    Caption
    G. B. Shaw statue at Niagara Village
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Nigel Cummings
    Dimensions
    2832 x 2128 px
    Keywords
    George; Bernard; Shaw; Playwright; Famous; Writer; Portrait; Author; Irish; Literary; Literature; Celebrated; Noted; Famed; Acclaimed; Distinguished; Eminent; Renowned; Nobel; Prize; Winner; Figure; Figures; Playwrights; Writers; Novelist; Novelists;...
  • Shaw Theatre at Niagara Village

    Image ID
    FOT644746
    Caption
    Shaw Theatre at Niagara Village
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Nigel Cummings
    Dimensions
    2736 x 2008 px
    Keywords
    George; Bernard; Shaw; Playwright; Famous; Writer; Portrait; Author; Irish; Literary; Literature; Celebrated; Noted; Famed; Acclaimed; Distinguished; Eminent; Renowned; Nobel; Prize; Winner; Figure; Figures; Playwrights; Writers; Novelist; Novelists;...
  • WINSTON CHURCHILL

    Image ID
    FOT645090
    Caption
    WINSTON CHURCHILL
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    3307 x 4530 px
    Keywords
    Winston Churchill portrait Sir of Prime Minister British Conservative PM great greatest famous WW2 WWII WW 2 II WWii ii World War Two the Second ministers PMs wartime leader leaders statesman statesmen vintage photo 20th twentieth century politician UK...
    Description
    Vintage 1920s photo of Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965) - Conservative (formerly Liberal) statesman and twice Prime Minister of the UK (1940 - 45 and 1951 - 55). Churchill is remembered chiefly for his leadership and oratory during WW2 but was at the...
  • ALBERT EINSTEIN

    Image ID
    FOT645227
    Caption
    ALBERT EINSTEIN
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    7488 x 9246 px
    Keywords
    Albert Einstein theory of relativity physicist theoretical physics e=mc2 famous scientist the science Nobel Prize winner general greatest great leading theories on Einstein's genius equation energy mass maths mathematics German Swiss scientific...
    Description
    Photo of German theoretical physicist Albert Einstein (1879 - 1955) giving a speech in Washington DC in May 1940. Einstein is often described as the father of modern physics and widely regarded as one of the most influential scientists and intellectuals...
  • JOHN C CALHOUN

    Image ID
    FOT645756
    Caption
    JOHN C CALHOUN
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    5793 x 7813 px
    Keywords
    John C. C Calhoun portrait Vice-President American US USA of 7th painting illustration United States America Vice-Presidents Vice President Presidents leader leaders the 19th nineteenth century history Caldwell vintage portraits JC J J. J.C....
    Description
    Vintage portrait print circa 1852 of John Caldwell Calhoun (1782 - 1850) - the seventh US Vice-President (1825 - 1832) and a leading southern politician during the first half of the 19th century. He was an advocate of slavery, the rights of individual...
  • COLUMBUS RETURNS FROM America

    Image ID
    FOT645779
    Caption
    COLUMBUS RETURNS FROM America
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    7286 x 5283 px
    Keywords
    Christopher Columbus America explorer Ferdinand Isabella illustration 1492 at Spanish Royal Court King Queen of Spain portrait return returns from New World welcome reception with Native American Indians first voyage Americas voyages discovery...
    Description
    Print circa 1870 depicting the return of Christopher Columbus following his first voyage to America in 1492. Columbus (c1451 - 1506) is shown kneeling before King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella of Spain at a welcome reception at the royal court. Also in...
  • FIRST LANDING OF COLUMBUS

    Image ID
    FOT645782
    Caption
    FIRST LANDING OF COLUMBUS
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    7521 x 5285 px
    Keywords
    Christopher Columbus America explorer discovers 1492 illustration discovering the New World lands in portrait and with men crew landing arrives at arriving first voyage to Americas meets meeting Native American Indians Americans natives discovery of...
    Description
    Print circa 1876 depicting the first landing of Christopher Columbus in the New World in 1492. It shows Columbus (c1451 - 1506) and his crew kneeling before a priest during a religious service as Native American Indians look on. Columbus had left the...
  • COLUMBUS AT BARCELONA COURT

    Image ID
    FOT645816
    Caption
    COLUMBUS AT BARCELONA COURT
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    8023 x 5906 px
    Keywords
    Christopher Columbus America explorer Ferdinand Isabella illustration 1492 at Spanish Royal Court King Queen of Spain portrait return returns from New World welcome reception with Native American Indians first voyage Americas voyages discovery...
    Description
    Colour print circa 1893 of Christopher Columbus at the Royal Court in Barcelona of King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella of Spain following his first voyage to America in 1492. Columbus is shown standing before his royal patrons in February 1493 and showing...
  • CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS

    Image ID
    FOT645822
    Caption
    CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    5728 x 7422 px
    Keywords
    Christopher Columbus portrait America discoverer illustration 1492 explorer of Americas the New World famous voyage voyages first discovery exploration discovers discovering painting and history mariner navigator sailor to continent 15th fifteenth...
    Description
    Portrait print circa 1892 of explorer Christopher Columbus - the "discoverer" of America in 1492. Columbus (c1451 - 1506) left the Spanish port of Palos on August 3 1492 with three ships - a carrack called Santa Maria, also known as Gallega...
  • CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS

    Image ID
    FOT645844
    Caption
    CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS
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    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    6072 x 7166 px
    Keywords
    Christopher Columbus portrait America discoverer illustration 1492 explorer of Americas the New World famous voyage voyages first discovery exploration discovers discovering painting and history mariner navigator sailor to continent 15th fifteenth...
    Description
    Portrait print circa 1892 of Christopher Columbus - the "discoverer" of America in 1492. Columbus (c1451 - 1506) left the Spanish port of Palos on August 3 1492 with three ships - a carrack called Santa Maria, also known as Gallega (the...
  • SAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE

    Image ID
    FOT645923
    Caption
    SAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE
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    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    3693 x 4834 px
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    Samuel Taylor Coleridge portrait poet writer illustration painting of author literary critic philosopher famous poetry Romantic Movement English poets writers philosophers critics romantics the Englishman Englishmen figure figures Literature great...
    Description
    Portrait print circa 1854 of Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Coleridge (1772 - 1834) was an English poet, writer, literary critic and philosopher who, along with his friend William Wordsworth, was one of the founders of the Romantic Movement. He is best...
  • WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE

    Image ID
    FOT645952
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    WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
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    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    2422 x 3000 px
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    William Shakespeare portrait playwright poet Chandos writer illustration painting Bard the of author famous literary figure great greatest greats English Literature dramatist playwrights poets writers figures dramatists portraits paintings illustrations...
    Description
    Portrait engraving circa 1849 of legendary English poet and playwright William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616), author of plays such as Hamlet, Macbeth and King Lear. The engraving by Samuel Cousins (1801 - 1887) is based on the famous "Chandos"...
  • BENJAMIN FRANKLIN AT WHITEHALL

    Image ID
    FOT646234
    Caption
    BENJAMIN FRANKLIN AT WHITEHALL
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    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    3242 x 2197 px
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    Benjamin Franklin Ben illustration at Whitehall 1774 painting portrait Declaration of Independence revolutionary war American Revolution Founding Father Fathers 1776 US USA United States America appearing before Privy Council Lords in appearance appears...
    Description
    Colour engraving print circa 1859 of Benjamin Franklin's infamous appearance before the Lords in Council (Privy Council) at Whitehall Chapel, London, in 1774. Engraving by Robert Whitechurch (1814 - c1880), based on a painting by Christian...
  • DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE

    Image ID
    FOT648568
    Caption
    DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE
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    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    8244 x 5453 px
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    Declaration of Independence signing the Founding Fathers 1776 painting illustration revolutionary war American Revolution US Thomas Jefferson John Adams Benjamin Franklin Ben Roger Sherman Robert R Livingston drafting committee five 5 Hancock handing...
    Description
    Engraving print circa 1876 based on John Trumbull's famous painting "Declaration of Independence" (commissioned in 1817). The scene is often incorrectly described as the signing of the Declaration - it actually shows Thomas Jefferson and...
  • SURRENDER OF CORNWALLIS

    Image ID
    FOT648743
    Caption
    SURRENDER OF CORNWALLIS
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    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    6800 x 4710 px
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    American Revolution Revolutionary War of Independence Battle siege Yorktown illustration painting portrait surrender Lord Cornwallis to General George Washington famous victory defeat 1781 the US USA October 19 battles victories defeats surrenders...
    Description
    Print circa 1870 showing the surrender of General Lord Cornwallis to General George Washington and French forces following the siege of Yorktown in Virginia on October 19 1781. The siege was a decisive victory by the combined forces of Washington and...
  • WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART

    Image ID
    FOT648866
    Caption
    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART
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    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    4348 x 6312 px
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    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart portrait composer classical of the famous Austrian composers illustration painting music musician musicians celebrated noted famed renowned acclaimed prominent eminent distinguished musical figure figures leading arts and art...
    Description
    Undated 19th century portrait engraving of prolific and influential Austrian composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 - 1791). Engraving by Paul Barfus, based on a work by Schworer.
  • WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART

    Image ID
    FOT648887
    Caption
    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART
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    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    4586 x 5695 px
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    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart portrait composer as a child prodigy boy young youth classical of the famous Austrian composers illustration painting music musician musicians celebrated noted famed renowned acclaimed prominent eminent distinguished musical...
    Description
    Portrait engraving print circa 1897 of a young Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart rehearsing his XIIth mass. Mozart (1756 - 1791) was a child prodigy who became a prolific and influential composer. Engraving by Victor Focillon, based on the painting by J Scherrer.
  • George Washington AT HOME

    Image ID
    FOT648930
    Caption
    George Washington AT HOME
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    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    5177 x 6794 px
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    George Washington portrait President Martha wife and with family his American Revolution General US USA first Revolutionary War of Independence Founding Father Fathers their children illustration painting Dandridge Custis John Parke Jackie Patsy...
    Description
    Portrait engraving print circa 1867 showing George Washington at home with his wife Martha and his stepchildren John Parke Custis (known as "Jackie") and Martha Parke Custis (known as "Patsy"). Washington married widow Martha...
  • QUEEN ELIZABETH I

    Image ID
    FOT648985
    Caption
    QUEEN ELIZABETH I
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    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    4470 x 5157 px
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    Queen Elizabeth I 1 1st i portrait Elizabethan illustration painting of England the first English Mary Scots execution death queens monarch monarchs monarchy ruler rulers 16th sixteenth century history Marie Stuart trial Scot Scotland Scottish...
    Description
    Undated portrait print of Queen Elizabeth I of England consenting to the death of Marie Stuart (Mary I Queen of Scots). Elizabeth (1533 - 1603) was the fifth and last monarch (1558 - 1603) of the Tudor dynasty. Elizabeth, a Protestant, imprisoned her...
  • SIR Edward ELGAR

    Image ID
    FOT649086
    Caption
    SIR Edward ELGAR
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    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    3149 x 4367 px
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    Sir Edward Elgar portrait composer of the famous 1st Baronet first English composers music musician musicians celebrated noted famed renowned acclaimed prominent eminent distinguished musical figure figures leading arts and art portraits great greats...
    Description
    Undated portrait photo by Bain News Service of English composer Sir Edward Elgar. Elgar (1857 - 1934) is known for works such as the Enigma Variations, the Pomp and Circumstance Marches and The Dream of Gerontius.
  • SIR WALTER RALEIGH

    Image ID
    FOT649091
    Caption
    SIR WALTER RALEIGH
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    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    3779 x 4397 px
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    Sir Walter Raleigh portrait explorer soldier of poet illustration famous painting Elizabethan adventurer navigator sailor courtier aristocrat historian writer favourite English England Queen Elizabeth I 1 i 1st first the 16th 17th sixteenth seventeenth...
    Description
    Portrait engraving print circa 1902 of Sir Walter Raleigh. Raleigh (c1552 - 1618) was an English soldier and explorer and a leading poet of the Elizabethan era. Engraving by William Sartain.
  • EDGAR ALLAN POE

    Image ID
    FOT649105
    Caption
    EDGAR ALLAN POE
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    Photographer
    Gary Lucken
    Dimensions
    3669 x 4647 px
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    Edgar Allan Poe portrait author Allen detective novelist writer of the famous fiction American authors writers novelists fictional detectives crime poet poets story stories celebrated noted famed renowned acclaimed prominent eminent English literature...
    Description
    Portrait engraving print circa 1896 of Edgar Allan Poe. Poe (1809 - 1849) was an American writer and poet and a pioneer of the detective fiction genre. Engraving by William Sartain (1843 - 1924).