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Pictures Dated 1st February 2006

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Choose from 51 pictures in our Pictures Dated 1st February 2006 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.


Featured 1 Feb 2006 Print

Lord Kelvin, Irish-born Scottish mathematician and physicist, c1900. Artist: Anon

Lord Kelvin, Irish-born Scottish mathematician and physicist, c1900. Born William Thomson, Lord Kelvin (1824-1907) was educated at Glasgow and Cambridge. He was Professor of Natural Philosophy (Physics) at the University of Glasgow for 53 years. Kelvin was a pioneer of thermodynamics and electromagnetic theory and devised the temperature scale that bears his name. He also directed work on the first transatlantic cable telegraph, which gave him considerable wealth. He was probably the first scientist to become wealthy through his work.

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Featured 1 Feb 2006 Print

Battle of Bosworth Field, 22 August 1485 (1864). Artist: James William Edmund Doyle

Battle of Bosworth Field, 22 August 1485 (1864). Richard III (1452-1485), last Yorkist king of England from 1483, on a white horse. Richard was killed on the battlefield and the crown passed to the Lancastrian champion, Henry Tudor (1457-1509) who, as Henry VII, became the first Tudor monarch of England. Bosworth was the decisive battle in the Wars of the Roses (1455-1487), the struggle between the houses of York and Lancaster for the throne of England. From The Chronicle of England by James William Edmund Doyle. (London, 1864).

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Featured 1 Feb 2006 Print

Scene from Shakespeare's Richard III, (1591) c1870. Artist: Unknown

Scene from Shakespeare's Richard III, (1591) c1870. Richard III (King of England 1483-1485), Duke of Gloucester at this time, woos Anne, daughter of Richard Neville, Earl of Warwick, 'The Kingmaker', as she accompanies the corpse of Henry VI. She rejects him initially but they are later married. Illustration for Act I: Scene II of the tragedy Richard III by William Shakespeare. (London, c1870).

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