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Falling Collection

"Falling: A Journey through Art, Music, and History" Step into the world as we explore captivating artworks and intriguing moments in history

Background imageFalling 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 imageFalling Collection: Picture No. 11768835

Picture No. 11768835
Highland Cattle - in winter snow Norfolk grazing marsh - UK Digital Manipulation: added snow Date:

Background imageFalling Collection: Amy Johnson / Music Sheet

Amy Johnson / Music Sheet
Popular song : AMY Believe me, Amy, You cannot blame me For falling in love with you

Background imageFalling Collection: Tinsley cooling towers, Sheffield

Tinsley cooling towers, Sheffield
Tinsley cooling towers being demolished. These towers were built in 1938 as part of the Blackburn Meadows power station and stood over 75 metres tall

Background imageFalling Collection: Polish anti-war poster -- Nie

Polish anti-war poster -- Nie
Polish anti-war poster of a ruined city in the silhouette of a falling bomb, with the single word Nie (No)

Background imageFalling Collection: Death of Henry Percy (Harry Hotspur) at the Battle of Shrewsbury, 21 July 1403, (c1860)

Death of Henry Percy (Harry Hotspur) at the Battle of Shrewsbury, 21 July 1403, (c1860). Together with his uncle, Thomas Percy

Background imageFalling Collection: Rejected by the inventions board

Rejected by the inventions board

Background imageFalling Collection: Picture No. 11992901

Picture No. 11992901
Robin, two on branch in winter snow Date:

Background imageFalling Collection: Phaeton, from The Four Disgracers, 1588. 1588. Creator: Hendrik Goltzius

Phaeton, from The Four Disgracers, 1588. 1588. Creator: Hendrik Goltzius
Phaeton, from The Four Disgracers, 1588

Background imageFalling Collection: The Mouth of Hell of engraving

The Mouth of Hell of engraving
Engraving by Gustave Dore

Background imageFalling Collection: Showjumper falling head-first off bucking horse

Showjumper falling head-first off bucking horse

Background imageFalling Collection: Picture No. 11049984

Picture No. 11049984
Polar Bear wearing Christmas hat Digital Manipulation Date:

Background imageFalling Collection: Aerial view of Kaieteur Falls and the Potaro River in full spate, Guyana, South America

Aerial view of Kaieteur Falls and the Potaro River in full spate, Guyana, South America

Background imageFalling Collection: Illustration of Icarus and Daedalus

Illustration of Icarus and Daedalus

Background imageFalling Collection: Victoria Falls, Livingstone, Zambia

Victoria Falls, Livingstone, Zambia
Known locally as Mosi-oa-Tunya, the " smoke that thunders", the falls are situated on the Zambezi River, on the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe

Background imageFalling Collection: Gin Lane

Gin Lane
This print was published as a pair with Beer Street and contrasted the health and productivity benefits of drinking beer with the vice of gin drinking

Background imageFalling Collection: Tinsley cooling towers demolition

Tinsley cooling towers demolition
Tinsley cooling towers being prepared for demolition. These towers were built in 1938 as part of the Blackburn Meadows power station and stood over 75 metres tall

Background imageFalling Collection: Satan Flies to Earth

Satan Flies to Earth
Satan, foiled in his ambitions in Heaven, descends to Earth to see what he can find to do down here

Background imageFalling Collection: Netherlandish Proverbs illustrated in a village landscape

Netherlandish Proverbs illustrated in a village landscape
CH11386 Netherlandish Proverbs illustrated in a village landscape by Brueghel, Pieter the Younger (c.1564-1638); Private Collection; (add.info)

Background imageFalling Collection: Charon the ferryman engraving

Charon the ferryman engraving
Charon the ferryman of Hell engraving by Gustave Dore

Background imageFalling Collection: Dream Falls - Tahquamenon Falls State Park

Dream Falls - Tahquamenon Falls State Park
Upper Tahquamenon Falls in Fall Color. Tahquamenon Falls State Park encompasses close to 50, 000 acres stretching over 13 miles

Background imageFalling Collection: The Last train from Bangor, Northern Ireland

The Last train from Bangor, Northern Ireland Date: circa 1906

Background imageFalling Collection: Maple seed flight path

Maple seed flight path. Multi-flash photo composition of a maple seed (Acer sp.) spinning as it falls. Maple seeds are attached to the tree in pairs

Background imageFalling Collection: The Mystery Of Squadron X

The Mystery Of Squadron X
An illustrated front cover for The Mystery Of Squadron X, written by Walter Tyrer, no. 53 in the pulp fiction series, The Sexton Blake Library

Background imageFalling Collection: Gin Lane (engraving)

Gin Lane (engraving)
3648022 Gin Lane (engraving) by Hogarth, William (1697-1764) (after); Private Collection; (add.info.: Gin Lane. Illustration for Kulturgeschichtliches Bilderbuch aus drei Jahrhunderten by Georg Hirth)

Background imageFalling Collection: Picture No. 11993345

Picture No. 11993345
Scottish Highland Cow - in snow, Lower Saxony, Germany Digital manipulation Date:

Background imageFalling Collection: Seven Champion Diving In LA

Seven Champion Diving In LA
Los Angeles, California: June, 1937. Champion divers preparing to participate in the National Aquatic Show to be held at the Olympic Swimming Stadium in LA

Background imageFalling Collection: Meteorolites and meteorites

Meteorolites and meteorites
An engraving of meteorites by J. Sowerby, 1812. Illustration comes from the Sowerby Collection

Background imageFalling Collection: Highland pony

Highland pony sheltering beneath Scots pine trees during a snow storm. This breed of horse is the largest of the native British breeds

Background imageFalling Collection: Tinsley cooling towers demolition

Tinsley cooling towers demolition
Tinsley cooling towers being demolished. These towers were built in 1938 as part of the Blackburn Meadows power station and stood over 75 metres tall

Background imageFalling Collection: SOCCER GOALIES, 1974. English goalkeeper Peter Shilton (left)

SOCCER GOALIES, 1974. English goalkeeper Peter Shilton (left) and Gordon Banks both jump to block a goal during a work-out at Stoke City, November 1974

Background imageFalling Collection: W. Heath Robinson

W. Heath Robinson
Cartoon, To the Last Drop. A justly incensed spouse shouts, Good Heavens, hes got the thermos as her husband falls over a cliff

Background imageFalling Collection: Tarot Card 10 - La Roue de Fortune (The Wheel of Fortune)

Tarot Card 10 - La Roue de Fortune (The Wheel of Fortune)

Background imageFalling Collection: The Way of an Eagle by George Studdy

The Way of an Eagle by George Studdy
A litter of enthusiastic but accident-prone puppies crash into a fence and fall in a heap on top of one another after chasing a chicken across a farm yard

Background imageFalling 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 imageFalling Collection: Victoria Falls

Victoria Falls
Livingstone, Zambia

Background imageFalling Collection: Beagle 2 landing on Mars

Beagle 2 landing on Mars
Beagle 2 probe landing on Mars, computer artwork. Its heat shield is glowing as it falls through the Martian atmosphere. This British probe was carried to Mars by the European Space Agencys Mars

Background imageFalling Collection: City skyline and Main Street Bridge over the Scioto River, Columbus, Ohio

City skyline and Main Street Bridge over the Scioto River, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America, North America

Background imageFalling Collection: USA, Alaska, Juneau. Part of South Sawyer Glacier on the Inside Passage falls into the water

USA, Alaska, Juneau. Part of South Sawyer Glacier on the Inside Passage falls into the water

Background imageFalling Collection: Adelie penguins (Pygoscelis adeliae), Port Martin, Antarctica, Polar Regions

Adelie penguins (Pygoscelis adeliae), Port Martin, Antarctica, Polar Regions

Background imageFalling Collection: Bridal Veil Waterfall, Drakensberg Mountains, South Africa, Africa

Bridal Veil Waterfall, Drakensberg Mountains, South Africa, Africa

Background imageFalling Collection: Fern Falls, Coeur d Alene National Forest, Idaho Panhandle National Forests

Fern Falls, Coeur d Alene National Forest, Idaho Panhandle National Forests, Idaho, United States of America, North America

Background imageFalling Collection: Costume / Boy on Tricycle

Costume / Boy on Tricycle
Picturesque foppish French boy in a pleated skirt in spotted fabric, floppy striped necktie & falling collar, checked socks, pumps with large ribbon bows & long flowing hair

Background imageFalling Collection: Picture No. 11769126

Picture No. 11769126
Red Fox in snow smiling Aosta, Italy Digital Manipulation: added falling snow smile Date:

Background imageFalling Collection: Cell Block Interior, Wakefield Prison, West Yorkshire

Cell Block Interior, Wakefield Prison, West Yorkshire
The interior of a cell block at Wakefield Prison, West Yorkshire. Cells line the open galleries which have a safety net strung across to prevent inmates falling

Background imageFalling Collection: Gin Lane, February 1, 1751. Creator: William Hogarth

Gin Lane, February 1, 1751. Creator: William Hogarth
Gin Lane, February 1, 1751

Background imageFalling Collection: Ruins of the Temple of Kom Ombo, Egypt, c1845. Artist: David Roberts

Ruins of the Temple of Kom Ombo, Egypt, c1845. Artist: David Roberts
Ruins of the Temple of Kom Ombo, Egypt, c1845. From Egypt and Nubia, Vol 1, by David Roberts



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"Falling: A Journey through Art, Music, and History" Step into the world as we explore captivating artworks and intriguing moments in history. From Gin Lane's chaotic scene by William Hogarth to Amy Johnson's daring flights captured on a music sheet, each hint unravels a unique tale. Picture No. 11768835 takes us to the Tinsley cooling towers in Sheffield, where their imposing presence symbolizes both progress and decline. Meanwhile, a Polish anti-war poster titled "Nie" (No) reminds us of humanity's struggle against violence. In Picture No. 11049984, witness an idea rejected by the inventions board – a reminder that failure often paves the way for innovation. And in Picture No. 11992901, delve into the exhilarating realm of soccer goalies Peter Shilton and Gordon Banks as they leap to block goals during an intense workout at Stoke City in November 1974. "Satan Flies to Earth" depicts a dramatic moment when evil descends upon our world while Netherlandish Proverbs illustrated in a village landscape offers humorous insights into human behavior. Lastly, gaze into "The Mouth of Hell, " an engraving that confronts us with our deepest fears and urges reflection on life's uncertainties. Through these diverse glimpses of falling, we are reminded that it is not just about descent but also about resilience and growth amidst adversity.