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Foot Gallery

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

Choose from 88 pictures in our Foot 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.


Featured Print

Surreal study, 1952. Creator: Shirley Markham

Surreal study, 1952. Illustration for a poem by TS Eliot. Shirley Markham (1931-1999) studied Graphic Design and Illustration at Central School of Art in London from 1950-1952. The writer, artist, poet, and illustrator Mervyn Peake (1911-1968) was one of her tutors, and her style of drawing was also influenced by other British illustrators such as Edward Ardizzone, Quentin Blake and Edward Bawden. Markham spent time in the Dolomite Mountains in Italy, and also visited Rome, sketching classical buildings. After graduating from Central, she worked as a graphic designer, producing book illustrations, cartoons for comics, menus and programmes. She gave up her promising career however when she got married in 1957. Middle-class women at that time were expected to devote their energies to bringing up children and running the home, and despite her obvious talent, she lacked the confidence to return to illustration. Her portfolio remained in the family attic for many years, but now her work is published here for the first time.

© Shirley Markham Collection / Heritage-Images

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Facsimile of a drawing by Felipe Guaman Poma from his 'El Primer Nueva Coronica y Buen Gobierno'

Facsimile of a drawing by Felipe Guaman Poma from his 'El Primer Nueva Coronica y Buen Gobierno'.It is the only extant 'Codex' from Peru which shows drawings of 16thC Peruvian life.- Inca men breaking soil with a 'taccla' (foot-plough) with women sowing seeds, in August. Country of Origin: Peru. The drawings date to c. 1565. Discovered early 20th C, Now in Biblioteca Real, Copenhagen. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive/N.J.Saunders. Location: 20.

© Werner Forman Archive / Heritage-Images

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'BOOTS, boots, boots, boots, moving up and down again..', 1941. Artist: Unknown

'BOOTS, boots, boots, boots, moving up and down again..', 1941. A british infantryman cooling his feet after a march over scorching desert sands. From The War Illustrated: Volume 4 edited by Sir John Hammerton. [The Amalgamated Press Ltd, London, 1941]

© The Print Collector

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