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Wooden Collection

Background imageWooden Collection: Pinocchio

Pinocchio, from the novel by Carlo Collodi. From Treasure no. 147

Background imageWooden Collection: Balloon launch from a stadium, Italy

Balloon launch from a stadium, Italy
Detailed picture showing the paraphernalia of a balloon launch, seen inside a stadium in Italy, with two wooden launch towers, gantry, gas making equipment, and a large crowd of spectators

Background imageWooden Collection: Ballooning event, Champ de Mars, Paris

Ballooning event, Champ de Mars, Paris
A balloon held by ropes, the burning of a wooden castle, and a chariot race going on around them, on the Champ de Mars, Paris. late 1790s

Background imageWooden Collection: Satirical cartoon, raising a balloon

Satirical cartoon, raising a balloon
Satirical cartoon, Moyen infaillible d enlever les Ballons -- a group of commedia dell arte characters trying to raise a balloon on a wooden frame. circa 18th century

Background imageWooden Collection: Blue patterned wrap-around dress

Blue patterned wrap-around dress
Voluptuous female model in a blue patterned wrap-around dress. 1970s

Background imageWooden Collection: Kintai Bashi Bridge, Iwakuni, Japan

Kintai Bashi Bridge, Iwakuni, Japan
Kintai Bashi (Kintaibashi) Bridge, Iwakuni, Japan. circa 1890s

Background imageWooden Collection: Burmese boatman, Burma (Myanmar)

Burmese boatman, Burma (Myanmar). circa 1890s

Background imageWooden Collection: Tea warehouse, Japan

Tea warehouse, Japan. circa 1890s

Background imageWooden Collection: Torii and park, Japan

Torii and park, Japan
Torii (wooden gateway) and park, Japan. circa 1890s

Background imageWooden Collection: Two children playing in a stream by Muriel Dawson

Two children playing in a stream by Muriel Dawson. 1920s

Background imageWooden Collection: Cat on a windowsill by Muriel Dawson

Cat on a windowsill by Muriel Dawson. 1920s

Background imageWooden Collection: Door of the Green Mosque in Bursa, Turkey

Door of the Green Mosque in Bursa, Turkey
The Green Mosque (Yesil Camii) - one of the most important pieces of early Ottoman architecture, which carried many elements from the Selcuk architecture

Background imageWooden Collection: Holidaymakers on miniature train, Seaford, Sussex

Holidaymakers on miniature train, Seaford, Sussex
Holidaymakers on a miniature train in Seaford, East Sussex. Two of the boys are wearing their school uniform. Date: 1935

Background imageWooden Collection: Photo of Stalin and Roosevelt, Livadia Palace, Yalta, Ukraine

Photo of Stalin and Roosevelt, Livadia Palace, Yalta, Ukraine
A photo of Stalin and Roosevelt in the museum section of the Livadia (Livadija) Palace, Yalta, Ukraine, where the historic February 1945 meeting took place between Stalin, Roosevelt and Churchill

Background imageWooden Collection: Electric train line indicators

Electric train line indicators
Three early train line indicators, with arriows which moved from red to green, depending on whether a train was on that portion of track or whether it had left it. Date: circa 1920s

Background imageWooden Collection: Commandeered - postcard by Lawson Wood

Commandeered - postcard by Lawson Wood
Commandeered - A postcard by Lawson Wood showing two solid-looking British soldiers commandeering a (now very upset) young lads toy horse. 1914

Background imageWooden Collection: Advertisement for Cork Distilleries Whisky

Advertisement for Cork Distilleries Whisky
Advertisement for Cork Distilleries Co Ltd Old Irish Whisky, pure pot still. Showing a bottle and a wooden crate. 20th century

Background imageWooden Collection: Advertisement for Motorola TV

Advertisement for Motorola TV, showing a family of five watching television in their sitting room. Their loyalty to Motorola products goes back 20 years, when they bought a Motorola car radio

Background imageWooden Collection: Torii, Lake Ashi, Hakone, Japan

Torii, Lake Ashi, Hakone, Japan
Torii (wooden gateway structure) in Lake Ashi (Lake Ashinoko, Lake Hakone), Hakone, Japan. circa 1890s

Background imageWooden Collection: A l Enclos by Sergei Solomko

A l Enclos by Sergei Solomko
A l Enclos (At the Fence) by Sergei Solomko -- a couple having a conversation. circa 1915

Background imageWooden Collection: Maori group, New Zealand

Maori group, New Zealand. circa 1890s

Background imageWooden Collection: Blind shampooer, Japan

Blind shampooer, Japan. circa 1890s

Background imageWooden Collection: Barrel maker, Japan

Barrel maker, Japan
Barrel maker at work, Japan. circa 1890s

Background imageWooden Collection: Wooden bridge, Tokyo, Japan

Wooden bridge, Tokyo, Japan. circa 1890s

Background imageWooden Collection: Different types of shoe, Japan

Different types of shoe, Japan

Background imageWooden Collection: Tea house, Oji, Tokyo, Japan

Tea house, Oji, Tokyo, Japan. circa 1890s

Background imageWooden Collection: Wooden bridge, Japan

Wooden bridge, Japan. circa 1890s

Background imageWooden Collection: Man with abacus, Japan

Man with abacus, Japan. circa 1890s

Background imageWooden Collection: Samurai warrior, Japan

Samurai warrior, Japan
Samurai warrior with sword, Japan. circa 1890s

Background imageWooden Collection: Shearing shed, Burrawang Station, Australia

Shearing shed, Burrawang Station, Australia
Shearing shed, Burrawang Station, New South Wales, Australia. circa 1890s

Background imageWooden Collection: Pencil sketch of building and boats

Pencil sketch of building and boats
Pencil sketch of a rustic building and boats. 1920s

Background imageWooden Collection: Interior of a slate mill, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales

Interior of a slate mill, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales
Interior of a slate mill at Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales. Date: 1962

Background imageWooden Collection: German gun emplacement at Combles, Western Front, WW1

German gun emplacement at Combles, Western Front, WW1
One of the German gun emplacements at Combles, France, on the Western Front during World War One. circa 1916

Background imageWooden Collection: British soldiers bathing in the open air, WW1

British soldiers bathing in the open air, WW1
British soldiers bathing in the open air during hot weather on the Western Front, World War One. circa 1916

Background imageWooden Collection: Two prisoners wearing the Cangue, China

Two prisoners wearing the Cangue, China
Two prisoners wearing the Cangue (a form of punishment), China. circa 1890

Background imageWooden Collection: British soldiers with boarding for trenches, WW1

British soldiers with boarding for trenches, WW1
British soldiers carrying boarding for the bottom of trenches on the Western Front in France during World War One. circa 1916

Background imageWooden Collection: Flower sellers outside St Pauls Cathedral, London

Flower sellers outside St Pauls Cathedral, London. 1936

Background imageWooden Collection: Arab courtyard scene, Egypt

Arab courtyard scene, Egypt. circa 1870

Background imageWooden Collection: Decorative wood carving

Decorative wood carving in the shape of a bouquet of flowers, with a keyhole below. 20th century

Background imageWooden Collection: Cook preparing food for British troops, Western Front, WW1

Cook preparing food for British troops, Western Front, WW1
A cook preparing food for British troops near the Western Front during World War One. circa 1916

Background imageWooden Collection: Man and boy sifting tea, China

Man and boy sifting tea, China. circa 1890

Background imageWooden Collection: New church, Ganina Yama Monastery, Yekaterinburg, Russia

New church, Ganina Yama Monastery, Yekaterinburg, Russia
A newly built church with onion domes and crosses, belonging to the Ganina Yama Monastery near Yekaterinburg, Russia. The monastery is named after the disused mineshaft where the bodies of Tsar

Background imageWooden Collection: Railway Sleeper - Aberystwyth Station

Railway Sleeper - Aberystwyth Station
The Railway Sleeper series - A snoozing Welsh shepherd takes forty winks leaning up against his crook, sitting on a wooden crate at Aberystwyth Station, his trusty Collie sheepdog at his feet

Background imageWooden Collection: Car interior

Car interior
Illustration of the interior of a car with blue leather seats, a shiny wooden dashboard and a very long gear stick. Date: c. 1950

Background imageWooden Collection: Titanic framed montage

Titanic framed montage
A framed montage of Titanic-related images, including the Titanic in dock at Belfast, a wireless operator, Captain Smith, a salon on board the ship, the SS Carpathia which came to rescue survivors

Background imageWooden Collection: Pinocchio meets Jack and the Beanstalk

Pinocchio meets Jack and the Beanstalk
A composite illustration of two childrens stories -- Geppetto making Pinocchio at a table (right), and the Giant falling off the Beanstalk (left)

Background imageWooden Collection: Conference table and photos, Livadia Palace, Yalta, Ukraine

Conference table and photos, Livadia Palace, Yalta, Ukraine
View of a conference table, and two photos on the walls, in the Livadia (Livadija) Palace, Yalta, Ukraine, where the historic February 1945 meeting took place between Stalin, Roosevelt and Churchill

Background imageWooden Collection: Titanic carver chair

Titanic carver chair
A Chippendale style wooden carver chair from the ill-fated Titanic cruise ship, which sank on 15 April 1912. Date: 1912




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