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Protective Gallery

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

Choose from 56 pictures in our Protective 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.


Bes, a dwarf deity with leonine features Featured Print

Bes, a dwarf deity with leonine features

Bes, a dwarf deity with leonine features. A domestic god, protector against snakes and various terrors including the powers of the unknown that might overwhelm the dreamer as nightmares. Also the god of roads and ways and a helper of women in childbirth. Country of Origin: Egypt. Culture: Ancient Egyptian. Date/Period: 19th dynasty, c. 1295-1186 BC. Material Size: faience, h=9cms, w=4.4cms. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive/ Schimmel Collection, New York . Location: 37

© Werner Forman Archive / Heritage-Images

El Divino Pastor, (The Good Shepherd), 1660, (c1934) Artist: Bartolome Esteban Murillo Featured Print

El Divino Pastor, (The Good Shepherd), 1660, (c1934) Artist: Bartolome Esteban Murillo

El Divino Pastor, (The Good Shepherd), 1660, (c1934). The image of the Good Shepherd was seen as a figure of Christ who saves and cares for his sheep, also an allegory of the Eucharist. Jesus resting his left hand on the sheep refers to the parable of the lost sheep in the Gospel of Matthew. Oil on canvas. Held in the Museo del Prado, Madrid. From Galerias De Europa: Museo Del Prado, by A. De Beruete y Moret & Augusto L. Mayer. [Editorial Labor, S.A., Barcelona, c1934]

© The Print Collector

Gas protection, France, World War I, 1915 Featured Print

Gas protection, France, World War I, 1915

Gas protection, France, World War I, 1915. French troops in a trench wearing rudimentary facemasks and goggles. On 22 April 1915 the Germans released 168 tons of chlorine gas over a four mile front, in the first gas attack of the war. Initially French and Algerian troops (Zouaves) of the 45th and 78th Divisions were attacked with the gas, inflicting heavy casualties and causing widespread panic, with the survivors abandoning their positions. Although the Allies initially condemned the attack as barbaric, by the end of the war both sides had made extensive use of poison gas

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