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Images Dated 5th August 2015

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Choose from 23416 pictures in our Images Dated 5th August 2015 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. We are proud to offer this selection in partnership with Mary Evans Prints Online.


There's a Long, Long Trail by Mabel Lucie Attwell Featured 5 Aug 2015 Print

There's a Long, Long Trail by Mabel Lucie Attwell

"There's a Long, Long Trail A-Winding into the Land of My Dreams." Knitting themed illustration by Mabel Lucie Attwell showing a cherubic little girl knitting comforts for the troops. The title (a pun on the length of knitting being created) refers to "There's a Long, Long Trail" - a popular song of World War I. The lyrics were by Stoddard King ) and the music by Alonzo "Zo" Elliott, both seniors at Yale. Date: 1917

© Lucie Attwell Limited / ILN / Mary Evans Picture Library

Bystander cover 1929 - the Ruthven Twins Featured 5 Aug 2015 Print

Bystander cover 1929 - the Ruthven Twins

Portrait of the society twin sisters, Alison and Margaret Hore-Ruthven, daughters of Lord and Lady Ruthven. Alison (left) was married in 1929 to John Leighton Barran. Margaret got married in 1932, to publisher Peter Llewelyn Davies, one of the brothers who inspired J. M. Barrie to write Peter Pan. Date: 1929

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

Senegal - Griot playing a Kora Featured 5 Aug 2015 Print

Senegal - Griot playing a Kora

Senegal - seated Griot playing a Kora, a 21-stringed harp lute that originated in the Gambia River valley with the Mandinko but is one of the most popular instruments in Senegal. Griots from most Mande groups in Senegal, Gambia, Mali, Guinea, and Guinea Bissau play the kora, which has featured on a number of western recordings in recent years. A Griot is a West African historian, storyteller, praise singer, poet and/or musician. The griot is a repository of oral tradition, and is also often seen as something of a societal leader due to his traditional position as an adviser to royal personages. Date: circa 1910s

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection