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Background imageHands Collection: Genie

Genie

Background imageHands Collection: WW2 Poster -- be discreet

WW2 Poster -- be discreet
You may be a walking RAF - but don t let everyone know it! Be discreet! Colour lithograph by Sgt Norman Tiger Harrison, Royal Corps of Signals, India

Background imageHands Collection: Nursery Rhymes -- Mulberry Bush

Nursery Rhymes -- Mulberry Bush
Nursery Rhymes -- Here we go round the mulberry bush, The mulberry bush, the mulberry bush, Here we go round the mulberry bush, On a cold and frosty morning. early 20th century

Background imageHands Collection: Chocolate box design, Spanish lady dancing

Chocolate box design, Spanish lady dancing
Chocolate box design, showing a Spanish lady dancing, while one man plays the guitar and another man claps his hands to the rhythm. 20th century

Background imageHands Collection: Chocolate box design, ladies dancing

Chocolate box design, ladies dancing
Chocolate box design, with ladies in crinoline dresses dancing round a tree. 20th century

Background imageHands Collection: British Empire Cancer Campaign Poster

British Empire Cancer Campaign Poster
British Empire Cancer Campaign (President: HRH The Duke of York) - Poster - Help Our Fight circa 1930

Background imageHands Collection: Business card design, man on windy autumn day

Business card design, man on windy autumn day
Business card design, depicting a man in a yellow coat walking along smoking on a windy autumn day. 20th century

Background imageHands Collection: Nursery Rhymes -- Babes in the Wood

Nursery Rhymes -- Babes in the Wood

Background imageHands Collection: Portland Road bomb site boy, 1958

Portland Road bomb site boy, 1958
A boy on a bomb site in Portland Road, London, pulls thoughtfully at his ear, amidst the rubble. Date: 1958

Background imageHands Collection: Geishas in intimate pose, Japan

Geishas in intimate pose, Japan. circa 1890s

Background imageHands Collection: Pencil sketch of two girls with a toddler

Pencil sketch of two girls with a toddler
Pencil sketch of two girls helping a toddler to walk. 1920s

Background imageHands Collection: Twelve young people standing in a line

Twelve young people standing in a line, from the tallest to the smallest, with a large building in the background. Date: 1930

Background imageHands Collection: Poster design for Encre L Marquet (ink)

Poster design for Encre L Marquet (ink)
Poster design for Encre L Marquet, the best of all the inks, showing a woman with flowing red hair, a quill pen and blank paper in her hands, and ink pot on the table, and a harp at her feet. 1892

Background imageHands Collection: Yuletide Greetings

Yuletide Greetings -- an elegant lady in a large hat, keeping her hands warm in a fur muff. 20th century

Background imageHands Collection: Advertisement for Cuir de Russie perfume by Chanel

Advertisement for Cuir de Russie perfume by Chanel
Advertisement for Cuir de Russie (Russian Leather) perfume by Chanel, a fragrance launched in the 1920s. Showing two women enjoying a country walk, wearing clothes by Bergdorf Goodman. 1930s

Background imageHands Collection: Advertisement for Pate Agnel hand cream

Advertisement for Pate Agnel hand cream, for perfect skin and beautiful hands. Featuring a nude woman using the cream in her bathroom. early 20th century

Background imageHands Collection: Woman aged 108, Japan

Woman aged 108, Japan
Woman claiming to be 108 years old, Japan. circa 1890s

Background imageHands Collection: Buddhist priests and worshippers, Japan

Buddhist priests and worshippers, Japan

Background imageHands Collection: Octogenarian Skye crofter, Scotland

Octogenarian Skye crofter, Scotland
Octogenarian Skye crofter outside his cottage, Scotland. late 19th century

Background imageHands Collection: Pencil sketches of children and knitting hands

Pencil sketches of children and knitting hands. 1920s

Background imageHands Collection: King George V and Captain J. J. Crowe, WW1

King George V and Captain J. J. Crowe, WW1
King George V shaking hands with Captain J. J. Crowe of the 2nd Worcester Regiment on the Western Front during World War One. The King had just presented Captain Crowe with the Victoria Cross. 1918

Background imageHands Collection: Egyptian man and boys

Egyptian man and boys. circa 1870

Background imageHands Collection: Fakir with raised hands, India

Fakir with raised hands, India
Fakir (religious ascetic) with raised hands, India. circa 1890s

Background imageHands Collection: Advertisement for swimwear

Advertisement for swimwear, showing a slim model posing in a bright orange bikini. circa 1960s

Background imageHands Collection: Two girls in a school playground, Birmingham

Two girls in a school playground, Birmingham
Two girls, one black, one white, hold hands during their break in the playground of a junior school in Handsworth, Birmingham. Date: 1964

Background imageHands Collection: Sliding on the ice

Sliding on the ice
A older girl with a fur muff and an older boy hold the hands of a little girl and help her slide across the ice of a frozen lake. A dog runs to keep up on the ice. c. 1910

Background imageHands Collection: Prestatyn Holiday Camp, for a real seaside holiday

Prestatyn Holiday Camp, for a real seaside holiday
Cover illustration for Prestatyn Holiday Camp, for a real seaside holiday, showing a couple in swimwear, holding hands and gazing at one another

Background imageHands Collection: Captain Rostron watch face

Captain Rostron watch face

Background imageHands Collection: Winter skating

Winter skating
Illustration depicting a group of people skating on an ice-covered lake. A girl in a white fur scarf and muff holds hands with a boy in and two other girls and a boy skate in the background

Background imageHands Collection: Ladies in a kitchen

Ladies in a kitchen
Two woman with sleek 1920s hair discuss the state of their hands in front of a kitchen sink filled with brightly decorated art deco pottery. Date: 1926

Background imageHands Collection: Christmas - A boy and two girls skating

Christmas - A boy and two girls skating
Illustration of a boy holding hands with two girls as they skate along the ice. The girls wear hoods and cloaks and carry fur muffs. 1906

Background imageHands Collection: A Renaissance couple holding hands

A Renaissance couple holding hands -- possibly Romeo and Juliet. circa 16th century

Background imageHands Collection: Advertisement for a secret Egyptian beauty treatment

Advertisement for a secret Egyptian beauty treatment known as Kijja, generously made available to French customers. For the removal of wrinkles on the face, neck, arms and hands

Background imageHands Collection: Christmas - A girl and two boys skating

Christmas - A girl and two boys skating
A Jolly Christmas. Illustration of two boys leading a girl by the hands as they skate together on the ice. 1906

Background imageHands Collection: Greeting -- Evergreen Friendship

Greeting -- Evergreen Friendship
Greeting -- Emblem of My Friendship Shall the Evergreen Be. An elegant lady in a large hat, keeping her hands warm in a fur muff. Date: 20th century

Background imageHands Collection: Girl about to do handstand

Girl about to do handstand
On a London street pavement, a young girl prepares to do a handstand, reaching her hands upwards. Date: 1957

Background imageHands Collection: Boy and girl on bench by Florence Hardy

Boy and girl on bench by Florence Hardy
You are my honeysuckle, I am the bee. A boy and girl sit on the bench holding hands infront of the blossoming honeysuckle. Date: circa 1911

Background imageHands Collection: A boy and a girl holding hands by Florence Hardy

A boy and a girl holding hands by Florence Hardy
Hook and I. Two children lovingly holding hands and stroling happily

Background imageHands Collection: Children round a Christmas tree

Children round a Christmas tree
Two young children with a basket of holly holding hands round a Christmas tree. Date: circa 1904

Background imageHands Collection: Blonde model in white and gold dress

Blonde model in white and gold dress
Blonde model in a white and gold dress with matching hat. 1980s

Background imageHands Collection: Fruit Label -- oriental man

Fruit Label -- oriental man
Fruit Label -- a smiling oriental man in red and blue costume. 20th century

Background imageHands Collection: British and French soldiers, Western Front, WW1

British and French soldiers, Western Front, WW1
A British soldier helping a French soldier with his morning wash on the Western Front in France during World War One. circa 1916

Background imageHands Collection: Off to the Sea by Muriel Dawson

Off to the Sea by Muriel Dawson -- a little child ready for the summer holidays. 1940

Background imageHands Collection: British soldiers keeping warm, Western Front, WW1

British soldiers keeping warm, Western Front, WW1
British soldiers keeping warm round an oven on the Western Front during World War One. Tins of food are being heated up ready for their meal. circa 1916

Background imageHands Collection: Boys exercising in school playground

Boys exercising in school playground
Boys exercising in a school playground

Background imageHands Collection: Three women posing on a beach

Three women posing on a beach
Three women striking funny poses on a beach. A man in the background holds a parasol

Background imageHands Collection: Young woman in striped blazer

Young woman in striped blazer
A young woman wearing a striped blazer and headscarf

Background imageHands Collection: Man washing hands after gardening

Man washing hands after gardening
A man washing his hands at an outdoor tap after doing some gardening. February 1911




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