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Verse Gallery

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

Choose from 656 pictures in our Verse 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.

Victorian Cyclists and Motorists on a Snowy Road Featured Print

Victorian Cyclists and Motorists on a Snowy Road

Illustration showing the scene on a British road in the winter, circa 1899. In the foreground cyclists, two on a tandem, can be seen. Behind them, a typical motor car of the period, with it's passengers wrapped up against the cold. In the background can be seen a motor driven van and a bicycle, with four riders. The original caption for this image, which was published in the Christmas Number, was a two verse poem entitled: Who Wants a motor-car?

© Mary Evans Picture Library 2015 -

Illustration, A Song of the English, Bombay Featured Print

Illustration, A Song of the English, Bombay

Illustration to A Song of the English, a patriotic set of poems by Rudyard Kipling (first published in the English Illustrated Magazine). Bombay -- Royal and Dower-Royal, I the Queen. Depicting an Indian woman representing the city of Bombay, full of riches (a comment on British interests in India). Date: first published 1893

© The Sharp Illustration Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library

Women WW1 Work Our Womanhood Featured Print

Women WW1 Work Our Womanhood

A tribute to the women who have filled jobs previously undertaken by men who have gone off to fight. The verse celebrates the way that women have responded to the call. Womanhood of homely Britain, High and humble o'er the Land, we would hail your grit and courage As you by the Empire stand. While our manhood are a-fighting, And have had to leave our shore, you've resolved to fill their places While the cannons loudly roar. Illustrated with a photograph of a munition worker. Date: circa 1917

© The March of the Women Collection/Mary Evans Picture Library