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Choose from 100 pictures in our Gilt 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.

French XVIIIth century cabinet, c1950. Creator: Shirley Markham Featured Print

French XVIIIth century cabinet, c1950. Creator: Shirley Markham

French XVIIIth century cabinet with gilt decoration and marble top, c1950. Painting above by Nicholas Lancret. 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

Bibles, 1863. Artist: Robert Dudley Featured Print

Bibles, 1863. Artist: Robert Dudley

Bibles, 1863. Gifts presented to Alexandra of Denmark on the occasion of her marriage to the future Edward VII. Edward VII (1841-1910), married Alexandra of Denmark (1844-1925) at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, 10th March, 1863. From A Memorial of the Marriage of H.R.H. Albert Edward, Prince of Wales and H.R.H. Alexandra, Princess of Denmark, by W. H Russell. [Day and Son, London, 1863]

© The Print Collector

The Kings Drawing Room at Kensington Palace, c1899, (1901). Artist: Thiele & Co Featured Print

The Kings Drawing Room at Kensington Palace, c1899, (1901). Artist: Thiele & Co

The King's Drawing Room at Kensington Palace, c1899, (1901). Apartment built under the command of King George I (1660- 1727), designed by William Kent (c1685-1748). The room contains a number of Benjamin West (1738-1820) Paintings. From V.R.I., Her Life and Empire, by The Marquis of Lorne, K.T. [Harmsworth Bros Ltd., London, 1901]

© The Print Collector