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

Choose from 303 pictures in our Imperial 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.


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Byzantine weaving and embroidery, (1898). Creator: Unknown

Byzantine weaving and embroidery, (1898). 'Fig 1: Embroidered purple robe in the cathedral-treasure at Bamberg. Fig 2: Figured silk-stuff on the tunic of Henry II. in the National-Museum at Munich. Figs 3, 4 and 7: Embroidered borders from the Imperial Alb in the Imp. treasury at Vienna. Figs 5 and 6: Embroidered borders from the Imperial tunicle ibid. Fig 8: Embroidered borders on the German Emperor's mantle in the Imperial treasury at Vienna. Fig 9: Embroidery on the German Emperor's mantle ibid. Figs 10 and 11: Patterns painted on garments from tomb-stones in the church S. Lorenzo Fuori le mura at Rome...During this period an extensive trade was carried on in the most precious woven fabrics...in gorgeous embroidered materials and stuffs...Sicilian articles exhibiting clearly the influence of Arabian ornamentation, without denying Byzantine forms...the lion overpowering the camel seems intended to symbolize Christianity overruling Islam'. Plate 33 from "The Historic Styles of Ornament" translated from the German of H. Dolmetsch. [B.T. Batford, London, 1898]

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'Lord Palmerston', c1840, (c1884). Creator: Unknown

'Lord Palmerston', c1884. Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston (1784-1865), British statesman educated at Harrow School and Edinburgh University. Served as Foreign Secretary, Home Secretary and twice as Prime Minister during reign of Queen Victoria. Controlled public opinion by stimulating British nationalism. From "Leaders of the Senate: A Biographical History of the Rise and Development of the British Constitution, Vol. II.", by Alexander Charles Ewald, F.S.A. [William Mackenzie, London, Edinburgh & Berlin]

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'The Matabele War, 1893: Attack on the Laager of Wagons on the Imbembezi River, November 1'

'The Matabele War, 1893: Attack on the Laager of Wagons on the Imbembezi River, November 1', (1901). The First Matabele War was fought in 1893 between the British South Africa Company and the Ndebele (Matabele) people. The Battle of the Shangani was fought near the Shangani river on 25 October 1893, in what is now Zimbabwe. A large force of Matabele warriors attacked a column of the British South Africa Company, but were repulsed with heavy loss of life to the Matabele force. From "The Illustrated London News Record of the Glorious Reign of Queen Victoria 1837-1901: The Life and Accession of King Edward VII. and the Life of Queen Alexandra". [London, 1901]

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