Prince Rainier III of Monaco on his speedboat, circa 1954.
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Irish poet and playwright and Nobel Prize winner WB Yeats, circa 1930.
Wearing their MCC England touring blazers, Kent and England cricketers (left-right): Percy Chapman, Percy 'Tich' Freeman, and Frank Woolley, circa 1926.
An edition of 'The Suffragette' commemorating the death of Emily Wilding Davison who died as a result of her injuries after being knocked down by the King's horse during a protest against the denial of votes to women at the Epsom...More
The elegant splendour of First Class parlour suite B57 on board the Titanic, photographed shortly before the ship sailed on its disastrous maiden voyage in April 1912.
Crowds of men leaving the Harland and Wolff shipyard at Queen's Island in Belfast at the end of a shift in May 1911. In the distance the bow of the Titanic can be seen rising up above the rooftops beneath a huge gantry. At this time...More
Vintage postcard illustration dated 1905 featuring John H Taylor (back, right) the first English professional to win the Open, James Braid (front left), best remembered for outstanding play in the Open. Harry Vardon (front, right) who...More
A vintage trade card with a chromolithograph portrait of Louis Pasteur, founder of medical microbiology, produced in France to advertise chocolate, circa 1895. Pasteur inoculated a young boy who was mauled by a rabid dog and did not...More
Mexican athletes prior to boarding the SS Majestic en route to the Olympic Games in Paris on 6th July 1924. Left to right, Major Manuel Solis, champion shot; Alfredo Guellar, team captain; Jesus Aguirre, shot put; Francisco Contreras,...More
Colour illustration of Field Marshal Paul von Hindenburg, Germany's Chief of the General Staff during World War One and the second President of Germany, circa 1918.