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Framed Pictures, Canvas Prints
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Chief Gallery

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

Choose from 207 pictures in our Chief 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.


Sirdars Palace (Site of General Gordons Death) and Shoebill Stork, Khartoum, c1930s Featured Print

Sirdars Palace (Site of General Gordons Death) and Shoebill Stork, Khartoum, c1930s

Sirdar's Palace (on Site of General Gordon's Heroic Death) - On Lawn, Shoebill Stork, Africa's Rarest Bird, Khartoum, Alglo Egyptian Sudan, c1930s. The Governor's Palace in Khartoum was rebuilt by Lord Kitchener from 1898 and served as the seat of an Anglo-Egyptian Sudan government until 1956. General Gordon, Governor-General of Sudan, died on the steps of the palace fighting the Ansar. From "Tour of the World". [Keystone View Company, Meadville, Pa., New York, Chicago, London]

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Hendrik Witboi mortally wounded in the fighting at Fahlgras, 29 October 1905, (1936) Featured Print

Hendrik Witboi mortally wounded in the fighting at Fahlgras, 29 October 1905, (1936)

Hendrik Witboi mortally wounded in the fighting at Fahlgras, 29 October 1905, (1936). Hendrik Witbois Todliche Verwundung Im Gefecht Bei Fahlgras, 29 Oktober 1905'. Namaqua chief and resistance leader Hendrik Witbooi (c1830-1905) was killed at Vaalgras, near Koichas, in the struggle against German colonial rule in German South West Africa (now Namibia). From "Bilder Deutscher Geschichte", (Pictures of German History), No.12, cigarette card album. [Cigaretten-Bilderdienst, Altona-Bahrenfeld, Hamburg, Germany, 1936]

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Chief holding a sanza, a musical instrument of the ideophone family, with metal keys Featured Print

Chief holding a sanza, a musical instrument of the ideophone family, with metal keys

Chief holding a sanza, a musical instrument of the ideophone family, with metal keys and gourd resonator. He is seated on a folding stool introduced through European trade, but wears typical chiefs headdress. Collected by Admiral Goncalves, Governor of Angola 1866-69. Country of Origin: Angola / Congo.Equatorial Africa. Culture: Chokwe. Date/Period: 19th Century. Place of Origin: Northern Angola / Southwest Democratic Republic of Congo. Material Size: Wood. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive / Courtesy Entwistle Gallery, London. Location: 02

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