Fraud Blocker Skip to main content

Alcohol Collection

"Exploring the Spirited World: A Journey through Alcohol's Artistic Evolution" Step into the captivating world as we unravel its rich history and cultural significance

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Hogarth, Beer Street

Hogarth, Beer Street. A political print supporting a ministerial measure against the unlimited sale of gin. A scene of London life in which happy and healthy tradesmen

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Dylan Thomas Drinking & Smoking

Dylan Thomas Drinking & Smoking
Welsh poet Dylan Thomas (1914 - 1953) drinking a glass of beer and smoking while seated at a desk with stacks of his books of poetry, New York City, c. 1950. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Background imageAlcohol Collection: The Gin Shop, 1829

The Gin Shop, 1829
The Gin Shop, pub. 1829 (hand coloured engraving)

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Champagne Jules Mumm and Co (1894). Poster by

Champagne Jules Mumm and Co (1894). Poster by Maurice Realier-Dumas. Art Nouveau

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Victorian gin house, 19th century (late 19th or early 20th century)

Victorian gin house, 19th century (late 19th or early 20th century)

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Gin Lane, 1751. Artist: William Hogarth

Gin Lane, 1751. Artist: William Hogarth
Gin Lane, 1751.The scene is the St Giles slums. A child falls to its death from the arms of its drunk mother who sits with ulcerated legs. A skeletal figure holds an empty glass

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Buchanans Whisky Advert

Buchanans Whisky Advert
Four greyhounds race to the finish line in an advertisement for Buchanans Black & White Scotch whisky

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Huggins Beer advert

Huggins Beer advert
Bottle of Huggins Light Dinner Ale Beer, advert 1908 Date: 1908

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Advert for Pilsner Urquell

Advert for Pilsner Urquell, New York, 1937 Date: 1937

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Bitter Campari, 1921

Bitter Campari, 1921. Private Collection

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Advertisement, Gilbeys Scotch Whisky, Glen-Spey Glenlivet

Advertisement, Gilbeys Scotch Whisky, Glen-Spey Glenlivet, three shillings and sixpence per bottle. early 20th century

Background imageAlcohol Collection: No! Crayfish require these drinks!, Swedish anti-Prohibition poster, 1922

No! Crayfish require these drinks!, Swedish anti-Prohibition poster, 1922
No! Crayfish require these drinks!. Swedish anti-Prohibition poster, 1922. Private Collection

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Tennents Lager advert

Tennents Lager advert
Tennents lager advert with two dogs and a bottle of lager beer 1909 Date: 1909

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Old Orkney Whiskey

Old Orkney Whiskey
Old Orkney advert showing a porter delivering luggage to a scotsman which is a giant bottle of whiskey 1905 1905

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Musican Shane MacGowan of The Pogues. 14th October 1991

Musican Shane MacGowan of The Pogues. 14th October 1991

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Dewars White Label Whisky shipping ad

Dewars White Label Whisky shipping ad
A crate containing Dewars White Label Scotch whisky " among the distinguished passengers" is lifted on board the Queen Elizabeth ship at quayside in this advertisement. Date: 1949

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Suze Alcoholic Drinks

Suze Alcoholic Drinks, including Vermouth, Gin, Fruit Liqueur, Cherry brandy and (centre) an Aperitif made from fermented Gentian. Date: circa 1930s

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Dionysus, or Bacchus, on his throne

Dionysus, or Bacchus, on his throne
Wall painting of the Roman deity Dionysus on his throne, from the ruins of Pompeii. Printed color lithograph reproduction

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Maurin Quina, 1906. Creator: Cappiello, Leonetto (1875-1942)

Maurin Quina, 1906. Creator: Cappiello, Leonetto (1875-1942)
Maurin Quina, 1906. Private Collection

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Dewars advertisement

Dewars advertisement
This advertisement for Dewars " White Label" Scotch whiskey encourages viewers to celebrate the Coronation with " the finest drink in the world"

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Absinthe Poster

Absinthe Poster
Absinthe Robette (Belgium)

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Booths Dry Gin advertisement at Gargoyle club

Booths Dry Gin advertisement at Gargoyle club
Advertisement for Booths Dry Gin showing George, the barman mixing some delicious cocktails. The Gargoyle Club on Meard Street was a regular haunt for many artists

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Canada, Nova Scotia, Halifax. Alexander Keiths Nova Scotia Brewery. Barrels

Canada, Nova Scotia, Halifax. Alexander Keiths Nova Scotia Brewery. Barrels of Keiths India Pale Ale. (Editorial Usage Only)

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Five adjacent pubs in Portsmouth, Hampshire

Five adjacent pubs in Portsmouth, Hampshire
Portsmouth was a town of many wonders in 1911. One of them was the possession of five fully licensed houses standing next to each other

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Advertisement, Gilbeys Scotch Whisky, Clan-Castle

Advertisement, Gilbeys Scotch Whisky, Clan-Castle, three shillings per bottle. early 20th century

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Silent Film Still: Drinking

Silent Film Still: Drinking

Background imageAlcohol Collection: poster for Pernis, Super Anis (a beverage made, and tasting, of aniseed) Date: 1923

poster for Pernis, Super Anis (a beverage made, and tasting, of aniseed) Date: 1923

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Beer Street, 1751. Artist: William Hogarth

Beer Street, 1751. Artist: William Hogarth
Beer Street, 1751. Working people enjoying a tankard of beer outside the Barley Mow public house. The figures include two women with baskets of fish and a butcher holding a joint of meat

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Gin Lane (Beer Street and Gin Lane 2), 1751. Artist: Hogarth, William (1697-1764)

Gin Lane (Beer Street and Gin Lane 2), 1751. Artist: Hogarth, William (1697-1764)
Gin Lane (Beer Street and Gin Lane 2), 1751. From a private collection

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Blakeworth enjoys a drink on the Thunderbolt

Blakeworth enjoys a drink on the Thunderbolt
Naunton Wayne Stanley Holloway and Gabrielle Brune in The Titfield Thunderbolt

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Poster advertising Linherr Vermouth

Poster advertising Linherr Vermouth, showing an elegant woman sipping from a glass. circa 1950s

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Cheery Families - Mr Butt the Brewer

Cheery Families - Mr Butt the Brewer. 1890s

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Dubonnet advertisement

Dubonnet advertisement
Advertisement for Dubonnet with a red-haired lady grinning at a black cat. Date: c.1895

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Bar in the Adlon Hotel, Berlin, Germany

Bar in the Adlon Hotel, Berlin, Germany. Date: 1930

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Clubland White Port advertisement

Clubland White Port advertisement
Advertisement for Clubland White, the finest old port procurable...to be found among the members of Londons celebrated West End Clubs

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Replica Samuel Adams beer barrel, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Replica Samuel Adams beer barrel, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
USA, Massachusetts, Boston, Replica Samuel Adams beer barrel

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Monnet Cognac, 1927

Monnet Cognac, 1927. Private Collection

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Down to the Dregs, 1880 (c1902)

Down to the Dregs, 1880 (c1902)
Down to the Dregs, 1880, (c1902). Artist, John Seymour Lucas. A man in 17th century dress drains a tankard of beer. From The Nations Pictures

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Revelling with Harlots, plate III of A Rakes Progress, 1735

Revelling with Harlots, plate III of A Rakes Progress, 1735. Tom Rakewell and a companion consorting with harlots in a tavern

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Poster, Camp Romain wines, red, white and rose

Poster, Camp Romain wines, red, white and rose. Date: circa 1935

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Glenfiddich advertisement, 1974

Glenfiddich advertisement, 1974
Advertisement for Glenfiddich Pure Malt Whisky from 1974 featuring a bottle alongside a crystal decanter. Date: 1974

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Poster design, Anisetta Evangelisti

Poster design, Anisetta Evangelisti, dessert liqueur. Depicting a monkey drinking from a bottle. Date: 1925

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Soused Mouse

Soused Mouse
27th February 1954: A mouse is tempted to climb a miniature ladder for a sip of sherry in a wine cellar at Jerez in Spain. Original Publication: Picture Post - 6734 - Sherry Comes From Spain - pub

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Wine Cellar

Wine Cellar, Drinking A Glass Of Wine, Two Men, Wine Barrels, Winery, Storage, Alcohol, Alcoholic, Beverage, Underground, Viticulture, 19th Century Lithography

Background imageAlcohol Collection: The Man Who Fell To Earth

The Man Who Fell To Earth
David Bowie in a production shot for The Man Who Fell To Earth

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Old Reading Abbey Whisky

Old Reading Abbey Whisky
Old Reading Abbey, Scotch and Irish Whisky advert with monks drinking with their meal 1900s

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Twenties flapper girl sitting at a cocktail bar

Twenties flapper girl sitting at a cocktail bar
A flapper girl from the 1920s sitting at a cocktail bar on a high stool. She is slim, wears a slinky dress, and has a cigarette in a holder in her mouth. On the bar is her glass of champagne

Background imageAlcohol Collection: Last Conversation between St. Benedict and St. Scholastica, 15th century (fresco)

Last Conversation between St. Benedict and St. Scholastica, 15th century (fresco)
LRI4690611 Last Conversation between St. Benedict and St. Scholastica, 15th century (fresco) by Umbrian School, (15th century); Monastero di San Benedetto (Santuario Sacro Spero), Subiaco, Rome



All Professionally Made to Order for Quick Shipping

"Exploring the Spirited World: A Journey through Alcohol's Artistic Evolution" Step into the captivating world as we unravel its rich history and cultural significance. From William Hogarth's iconic paintings, "Beer Street" and "Gin Lane, " to Huggins Beer advert capturing the essence of a refreshing pint, each artwork tells a unique story. Transport yourself back in time with an advert for Pilsner Urquell, taking you on a visual tour of its brewing process. Experience the allure of indulgence as Dylan Thomas immerses himself in drinking and smoking, leaving behind his poetic legacy. Gilbeys Scotch Whisky entices us with their advertisement showcasing Glen-Spey Glenlivet's smoothness that captivates even the most discerning palates. Bitter Campari transports us to 1921, where vibrant colors ignite our senses and invite us to savor life's pleasures. Witness Swedish anti-Prohibition posters from 1922 reminding us that even crayfish demand these drinks. Tennents Lager advert celebrates camaraderie and good times shared over a cold brew while Old Orkney Whiskey takes pride in its heritage rooted deep within Scotland. Buchanans Whisky Advert invites you to raise your glass to moments worth celebrating – whether it be success or simply cherishing cherished memories. Dewars White Label Whisky shipping ad reminds us that this exquisite spirit can traverse oceans without losing its character or taste. Alcohol has woven itself into our social fabric throughout history; it is not merely a drink but an art form that reflects our desires, aspirations, and connections. So let us raise our glasses high as we toast to the enduring influence on culture worldwide. Cheers.