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Prayer Book Gallery

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

Choose from 54 pictures in our Prayer Book collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

Princess Elizabeth, later Queen, c1547, (1902) Featured Print

Princess Elizabeth, later Queen, c1547, (1902)

Princess Elizabeth, later Queen, c1547, (1902). Portrait of the future Queen Elizabeth I (1533-1603) aged 14, before she was expected to be queen. Illustration, after a picture in the Royal Collection at Windsor Castle, from Henry VIII, by A F Pollard, published by Goupil and Co, (London, New York, Paris, Edinburgh, 1902)

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Russian manuscript painting, (1898). Creator: Unknown Featured Print

Russian manuscript painting, (1898). Creator: Unknown

Russian manuscript painting, (1898). Fig 1: From a Gospel of the 14th century in the Imperial Public Library. Figs 3, 12 and 13: From Psalteries in the library of the Trinity Cloister near Moscow. Figs 4 and 5: From Psalteries in the Imperial Public Library, Figs 6 and 7: From Gospels in the Rumjantzoff Museum, Moscow. Fig 8: Book-ornament, 15th century from Rostow. Figs 9 and 15: From a prayer book in the Cloister of Miracles, Moscow. Figs 10 and 11: Fractions of alphabetical characters, 14th century. Fig 14: From a prayer book in the Bjeloserski Cloister, 15th century. Fig 16: From a Gospel in the Cloister of Marys glorification near Nowgorod. Fig 17: From a Psaltery of the 15th century. Fig 18: Book-ornament from the work "Appendice a l'imitation de Jesus-Christ". Fig 19: From a 12th century Gospel in the Rumjantzoff Museum, Moscow'. Plate 34a from "The Historic Styles of Ornament" translated from the German of H. Dolmetsch. [B.T. Batford, London, 1898]

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Decorating church with flowers, 1952. Creator: Shirley Markham Featured Print

Decorating church with flowers, 1952. Creator: Shirley Markham

Decorating church with flowers, 1952. 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

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