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Legendary Gallery

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

Choose from 675 pictures in our Legendary 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.


Harold Abrahams wins 100m - 1924 Olympics Featured Print

Harold Abrahams wins 100m - 1924 Olympics

Harold Maurice Abrahams, CBE, (18991978) - a British athlete of Jewish origin. He was champion in the 100 metres sprint at the 1924 Olympics in Paris (July 7th), France (a feat made legendary in the 1981 movie Chariots of Fire'). His time was 10.6 seconds. Jackson Scholz (second from right) was second and Arthur Porritt (far left) was third. The other named athlete was the World Record holder at the time, Charles Paddock. The other two competitors featured were fourth placed Chester Bowman (second left) and sixth placed Loren Murchison (third from right).
1924

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Captain Scott film poster, 1913 Featured Print

Captain Scott film poster, 1913

Captain Scott film poster. This 1913 film told the story of the British Antarctic Expedition (1910-1913), led by Captain Robert Falcon Scott (1868-1912). Scott and four others died during their attempt to be the first to reach the South Pole. Other members of the expedition brought back specimens collected and records made, including observations of the wildlife and landscapes. The expedition photographer and cinematographer was Herbert George Ponting (1870-1935), credited at lower right. The film producers were the London branch of the French Gaumont Company. This chromolithograph is from the Morgan Lithograph Company

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Manfred von Richthofen, German pilot Featured Print

Manfred von Richthofen, German pilot

Manfred von Richthofen (1892-1918), or the Red Baron, German fighter pilot who won 80 air combats during World War I. Richthofen (centre) is standing with members of Jasta 11, or the Flying Circus. Richthofen achieved his first air victory on 17 September 1916. On January 12th 1917, he was awarded the Orden Pour le Merite (Blue Max) for reaching 18 victories. Around this time he decided to paint parts of his aircraft red to help identify himself to his allies. Richthofen was shot down over France in April 1918, aged 25, and was succeeded by Hermann Goring, who went on to become the head of the Luftwaffe

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