Fraud Blocker Skip to main content

Stick Collection

"Embracing the Stick: A Journey through Time and Culture" In a world filled with diverse traditions, one common thread unites us all - the stick

Background imageStick Collection: I Am Still Learning (Aun Aprendo) (charcoal on paper)

I Am Still Learning (Aun Aprendo) (charcoal on paper)
BBC193310 I Am Still Learning (Aun Aprendo) (charcoal on paper) by Goya y Lucientes, Francisco Jose de (1746-1828); Prado, Madrid

Background imageStick Collection: Me and My Girl - Instructions how to dance the Lambeth Walk

Me and My Girl - Instructions how to dance the Lambeth Walk
Type-written instructions on how to dance The Lambeth Walk, a cheery Cockney musical number, as featured in Arthur Rose and Douglas Furbers musical Me and My Girl. Date: 1937

Background imageStick Collection: Tofino, Vancouver Island, British Columbia (B. C. ), Canada, North America

Tofino, Vancouver Island, British Columbia (B. C. ), Canada, North America
Tofino, Vancouver Island, British Columbia (B.C.), Canada, North America

Background imageStick Collection: Disraeli / Vanity Fair

Disraeli / Vanity Fair
BENJAMIN DISRAELI Earl of Beaconsfield Statesman, writer

Background imageStick Collection: Jolly Joker Playing Card

Jolly Joker Playing Card
A classic image of a jester, wearing cap and bells, playing a flute, a ninny stick, or jesters wand, attached to his belt

Background imageStick Collection: Old Sea Dogs

Old Sea Dogs
Artist: Titcomb, William Holt Yates - Title: Old Sea Dogs - Date: 1891 - Original Medium and Size: Oil on Canvas 157.5 x 121.9

Background imageStick Collection: Charlie Chaplin

Charlie Chaplin
CHARLIE CHAPLIN (Sir Charles Spencer) English comedian and actor

Background imageStick Collection: Black John of Tetcott, James Northcote (1746-1831)

Black John of Tetcott, James Northcote (1746-1831)
Oil on canvas, English School. In 1784 Northcote painted the portrait of John Arscott (1718-1788) of Tetcott, Devon, and it is probable that he painted this portrait of Black John of Tetcott at same

Background imageStick Collection: The carnival in the port of Spain, Trinidad

The carnival in the port of Spain, Trinidad, 1888. People cavort in fancy dress through the street, some playing banjos, others brandishing what looks like bladders on sticks

Background imageStick Collection: Tarot Card 22 - Le Fou (The Fool)

Tarot Card 22 - Le Fou (The Fool)
Tarot Card 22 - Le Fou or Le Mat (The Fool)

Background imageStick Collection: Colours derived from coal tar (colour litho)

Colours derived from coal tar (colour litho)
7185313 Colours derived from coal tar (colour litho) by English School, (20th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: The range of wonderful colours derived from coal tar)

Background imageStick Collection: Two kittens with a drumkit

Two kittens with a drumkit
Unusual Friends - two kittens with a drumkit. 1950s

Background imageStick Collection: Sir Charles Cox, Vanity Fair, Spy

Sir Charles Cox, Vanity Fair, Spy
CHARLES COX (1810-1892) Held various positions in the Colonial Office between 1829 and 1879. Caption: Colonial Date: 1810 - 1892

Background imageStick Collection: Silhouette of a local squire and his dog

Silhouette of a local squire and his dog
Silhouette of a local squire having a drink in his local pub, with his dog at his feet. An advertisement for Worthington beer

Background imageStick Collection: Silverback mountain gorilla (Gorilla gorilla beringei), Group 13, Volcanoes National Park

Silverback mountain gorilla (Gorilla gorilla beringei), Group 13, Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda, Africa

Background imageStick Collection: Carroll / Alice & the Dodo

Carroll / Alice & the Dodo
ALICE AND THE DODO

Background imageStick Collection: Elgar out Walking

Elgar out Walking
EDWARD ELGAR Postcard, Circa 1905

Background imageStick Collection: Silhouette of barmaid and customer in a pub

Silhouette of barmaid and customer in a pub
The best drink is the last drink -- scene at 10pm in The Crown, Harrogate, with a barmaid, a customer and his dog

Background imageStick Collection: Flies stuck to flypaper

Flies stuck to flypaper A fly-killing device made of paper coated with a sweetly fragrant, but extremely sticky or poisonous substance that traps flies and other flying insects when they land upon it

Background imageStick Collection: Welsh Terrier

Welsh Terrier
LA-7207 Dog - Welsh Terrier & Boston Terrier Jean-Michel Labat Please note that prints are for personal display purposes only and may not be reproduced in any way

Background imageStick Collection: Chesterfield / Vanity Fair

Chesterfield / Vanity Fair
Lord Chesterfield elegantly dressed in morning coat, grey striped trousers, town boots, shirt with high all-round collar, black tie, top hat, pink carnation & white gloves

Background imageStick Collection: Churchill / Smiling / 1924

Churchill / Smiling / 1924
WINSTON CHURCHILL British statesman

Background imageStick Collection: Fifth of November

Fifth of November
Please to remember the fifth of November, The Gunpowder treason plot; I see no reason why Gunpowder treason, should ever be forgot. A stick and a stake for Victorias sake!

Background imageStick Collection: Woman Shaving Man

Woman Shaving Man
A female barber or barbers assisitant, probably during World War Two, applies shaving soap to a mans face before his shave

Background imageStick Collection: STICK EM UP

STICK EM UP
Stick em up ! Boys playing with guns on the street

Background imageStick Collection: Tarot Card 9 - L Ermite (The Hermit)

Tarot Card 9 - L Ermite (The Hermit)

Background imageStick Collection: Jester in cap and bells

Jester in cap and bells
A jester, traditionally dressed in cap and bells, holding a stick with a jesters likeness, variously known as a jester stick, fools wand or ninny stick

Background imageStick Collection: Women playing hockey

Women playing hockey
A womens hockey match -- they are wearing long skirts, which must be rather difficult to run in

Background imageStick Collection: Dog - Boxer holding stick in mouth

Dog - Boxer holding stick in mouth
LA-2423 Dog - Boxer holding stick in mouth Jean Michel Labat Please note that prints are for personal display purposes only and may not be reproduced in any way

Background imageStick Collection: Gioachino Antonio Rossini, Italian composer

Gioachino Antonio Rossini, Italian composer
Gioachino Antonio Rossini (1792-1868), Italian composer, best known for his operas

Background imageStick Collection: Children in Varna Street, Belfast, Northern Ireland

Children in Varna Street, Belfast, Northern Ireland
A large group of children on the corner of Varna Street, Belfast, Northern Ireland. Date: 1969

Background imageStick Collection: Welsh Terrier

Welsh Terrier
LA-7216 Dog - Welsh Terrier with stick Jean-Michel Labat Please note that prints are for personal display purposes only and may not be reproduced in any way

Background imageStick Collection: Off to Fairyland by Muriel Dawson

Off to Fairyland by Muriel Dawson
A small child engrossed in a huge book of fairy tales

Background imageStick Collection: Edwardian Walkers

Edwardian Walkers
WALKING Six young Edwardian men in shirtsleeves, two with walking canes, out for a walk in the countryside

Background imageStick Collection: Dog - Boston Terrier running in sea with stick

Dog - Boston Terrier running in sea with stick
LA-3913 Dog - Boston Terrier running in sea with stick Jean Michel Labat Please note that prints are for personal display purposes only and may not be reproduced in any way

Background imageStick Collection: Sporty Lacrosse Girl

Sporty Lacrosse Girl - The Sporting Girl - " The Fellows like the girl of sport, shes such a jolly, chummy sort." Date: circa 1910s

Background imageStick Collection: Characterful old lady with her knitting

Characterful old lady with her knitting
A characterful old lady sits in a chair, holding a few rows of knitting in front of her as she looks thoughtfully into the distance

Background imageStick Collection: Coquelin(A) / Cyrano 1900

Coquelin(A) / Cyrano 1900
CONSTANT COQUELIN Aine (elder) French actor in the role of Cyrano de Bergerac

Background imageStick Collection: ADAM SMITH

ADAM SMITH Economist and philosopher

Background imageStick Collection: Ataturk and Amanullah Khan in a rowing boat - 1928

Ataturk and Amanullah Khan in a rowing boat - 1928
Exceptionally rare postcard from May 1928 showing Mustafa Kemal Ataturk (18811938), President of Turkey, pictured in a rowing boat with the Sovereign of Afghanistan

Background imageStick Collection: The Joker - Playing Card

The Joker - Playing Card
A classic image of a jester, wearing cap and bells, playing a flute, a ninny stick, or jesters wand, attached to his belt. Date: 19th century

Background imageStick Collection: Beerbohm Tree as Rip Van Winkle

Beerbohm Tree as Rip Van Winkle, based on the story by Washington Irving, probably at Her Majestys Theatre, London. circa 1900

Background imageStick Collection: Family of pigs at play on a postcard

Family of pigs at play on a postcard. Date: circa 1890s

Background imageStick Collection: Traditional method of holding dowsing rod

Traditional method of holding dowsing rod
A man demonstrates the traditional method of holding the baguette, or dowsing rod. Date: 1693

Background imageStick Collection: Tarot Card 9 - L Ermite (The Hermit)

Tarot Card 9 - L Ermite (The Hermit)

Background imageStick Collection: stick, wild, wildlife, creepy, crawly, legs, closeup, macro, habitat, fauna, trees

stick, wild, wildlife, creepy, crawly, legs, closeup, macro, habitat, fauna, trees, close, up, natural, antenna, phasmatodea, outdoor, australian, life, beautiful, green, background, one, bug

Background imageStick Collection: Manus Mcfadden of Dooey, Rossguill (Born 1811)

Manus Mcfadden of Dooey, Rossguill (Born 1811) - a photo of an old man sitting on a rock with a walking stick, in a field beside a young boy

Background imageStick Collection: John Of God, Saint (1495-1550). Portuguese religious

John Of God, Saint (1495-1550). Portuguese religious man, founder of the ador de la Order of Charity or of Hospitallers (Hospitaller Brothers of St. John of God)



All Professionally Made to Order for Quick Shipping

"Embracing the Stick: A Journey through Time and Culture" In a world filled with diverse traditions, one common thread unites us all - the stick. From its humble beginnings as a simple tool to its multifaceted roles in various aspects of life, this unassuming object has woven itself into the fabric of our existence. Step back in time to an era when dance crazes swept across nations. "Me and My Girl" taught us how to dance the Lambeth Walk, where sticks became extensions of our limbs, guiding our every move on bustling streets. The rhythm pulsated through Tofino, Vancouver Island, British Columbia (B. C. ), Canada, North America as laughter echoed amidst lively gatherings. But they are not limited to dance floors alone; they have also found their place at gaming tables. The Jolly Joker Playing Card reminds us of countless evenings spent strategizing over card games while holding onto that lucky charm - a trusty stick by our side. Artistic expressions often find inspiration from everyday objects. Disraeli's Vanity Fair caricature captures a moment frozen in time when sticks were wielded as symbols of power and authority. Meanwhile, explosions of vibrant colors burst forth from firecrackers during Chinese New Year celebrations in Paris, France, Europe - each spark illuminating the night sky like tiny brushstrokes derived from coal tar. The sea holds tales untold by many but cherished by old sea dogs who navigate treacherous waters with their trusted companion - a sturdy wooden staff that stands tall against crashing waves. Elgar himself found solace in walking with his stick along serene paths where melodies whispered softly among nature's symphony. History unveils fascinating characters like Black John of Tetcott captured forever on canvas by James Northcote (1746-1831), his weathered face etched with wisdom earned through years spent leaning upon his faithful cane.