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Violent Gallery

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

Choose from 356 pictures in our Violent 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.


Man standing over cowering woman, 1952. Creator: Shirley Markham Featured Print

Man standing over cowering woman, 1952. Creator: Shirley Markham

Man standing over cowering woman, 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.

© Shirley Markham Collection / Heritage-Images

'The Battle of Evesham: De Montforts Last Stand', (1265), 1890. Creator: Unknown Featured Print

'The Battle of Evesham: De Montforts Last Stand', (1265), 1890. Creator: Unknown

'The Battle of Evesham: De Montfort's Last Stand', (1265), 1890. Battle of Evesham (4 August 1265) one of two main battles in England's Second Barons' War. Simon de Montfort (c1208-1265) died fighting with rebel barons of future King Edward I, who led forces of his father, King Henry III. From "Cassell's Illustrated Universal History, Vol. III - The Middle Ages", by Edmund Ollier. [Cassell and Company, Limited, London, Paris and Melbourne, 1890. ]

© The Print Collector/Heritage Images

'A Man stabbing a Boy', mid 18th century, (1928). Artist: Giovanni Battista Tiepolo Featured Print

'A Man stabbing a Boy', mid 18th century, (1928). Artist: Giovanni Battista Tiepolo

'A Man stabbing a Boy', mid 18th century, (1928). Pen with wash on white paper. At one time known to have been in the collection of the Victoria & Albert Museum, London. Italian Venetian painter and printmaker Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (1696-1770), worked not only in Italy, but also in Germany and Spain. He was commissioned to carry out frescoes in churches and palaces, and was elected President of the Academy of Padua. As well as his large-scale majestic works, he also produced etchings and oil paintings, and is widely regarded as one of the most important artists of the period. Illustration from The Drawings of Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, Volume I, by Detlev Baron Von Hadeln. [The Pegasus Press, Paris, 1928]

© The Print Collector / Heritage-Images