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The Stature of a Great Man or the English Colossus

The Stature of a Great Man or the English Colossus

Satire of Sir Robert Wapole alluding to his "extreme reluctance to engage in war...to resist the aggressions of Spain and France (BMC). Reference copy may be in Biog. File. Forms part of : British Cartoon Print... More

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. -- Framed by branches of oak leaves in this photo, Space Shuttle Endeavour, on its mobile launcher platform, is transferred to Launch Pad 39A for mission STS-99. The van behind it is barely noticeable next to the gigantic stature of the moving vehicle. Named the Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM), it involves an international project spearheaded by the National Imagery and Mapping Agency and NASA, with participation of the German Aerospace Center DLR. The SRTM consists of a specially modified radar system that will gather data for the most accurate and complete topographic map of the Earth's surface that has ever been assembled KSC-99pp1407

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. -- Framed by branches of oak leaves in this...

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. -- Framed by branches of oak leaves in this photo, Space Shuttle Endeavour, on its mobile launcher platform, is transferred to Launch Pad 39A for mission STS-99. The van behind it is ... More

Great Sphinx of Giza, Luxor Hotel. Las Vegas.

Great Sphinx of Giza, Luxor Hotel. Las Vegas.

Luxor Las Vegas Hotel and Casino. .The Luxor Las Vegas Hotel and Casino lies along the Las Vegas Strip in Paradise, Nevada across the McCarran International Airport. To the south of the hotel is the Mandalay Ba... More

The sheepdog memorial, Lake Tekapo

The sheepdog memorial, Lake Tekapo

In the 19th century, Scottish shepherds came to work on the pastoral runs of the eastern South Island. The high country could not have been farmed successfully without the border collies they brought with them.... More

Bull on the Piano.

Bull on the Piano.

A 1.7-tonne bronze bull atop a grand piano, which became a symbol of hope in an earthquake-ravaged city, will make Christchurch its new home...Christchurch Art Gallery director Jenny Harper last night launched ... More

Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery

Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery

Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery is a Buddhist temple in Sha Tin, Hong Kong. It is located at 220 Pai Tau Village, Sha Tin. It is not an actual monastery as there are no resident monks and is managed by laypersons.

Part of the famous five Calgary..

Part of the famous five Calgary..

The Famous 5 are five women, truly pioneers, who in Alberta in the early part of the 20th century shaped the future of the lives of all Canadian women to come. Because of their efforts, on October 18, 1929, the... More

Buddha Goddesses Sha Tin Hong Kong.

Buddha Goddesses Sha Tin Hong Kong.

Hong Kong has many temples, but one of the best and certainly a favorite amongst tourists is the temple of the 10,000 Buddhas in the New Territories. The Temple of 10,000 Buddhas is stationed in the secluded gr... More

Dreamer.Central World Plaza Bangkok.

Dreamer.Central World Plaza Bangkok.

This figure sit at the entrance to Central World which is a shopping plaza and complex in Bangkok, Thailand. It is the sixth largest shopping complex in the world. The complex, which includes a hotel and offic... More

Civic leaders.Sir Miles Warren

Civic leaders.Sir Miles Warren

Sir Miles Warren is one of the Canterbury Heroes - a set of twelve bronze busts of important local figures...Sir Miles Warren’s plaque reads:."Eminent architect, at the fore-front of building design for over 50... More

Guardian Angel.

Guardian Angel.

A guardian angel is an angel assigned to protect and guide a particular person or group. Belief in guardian angels can be traced throughout all antiquity.

Geelong water front.

Geelong water front.

No visitor to Geelong’s magnificent waterfront precinct can miss the whimsical bollards that stretch from Rippleside to Limeburners Point. Painted by local artist Jan Mitchell, the bollards have become an icon ... More

Bollards Geelong Australia (2)

Bollards Geelong Australia (2)

No visitor to Geelong’s magnificent waterfront precinct can miss the whimsical bollards that stretch from Rippleside to Limeburners Point. Painted by local artist Jan Mitchell, the bollards have become an icon ... More

Bollards Geelong Australia (4)

Bollards Geelong Australia (4)

No visitor to Geelong’s magnificent waterfront precinct can miss the whimsical bollards that stretch from Rippleside to Limeburners Point. Painted by local artist Jan Mitchell, the bollards have become an icon ... More

Bollards Geelong Australia (5)

Bollards Geelong Australia (5)

No visitor to Geelong’s magnificent waterfront precinct can miss the whimsical bollards that stretch from Rippleside to Limeburners Point. Painted by local artist Jan Mitchell, the bollards have become an icon ... More

Bollards Geelong Australia (6)

Bollards Geelong Australia (6)

No visitor to Geelong’s magnificent waterfront precinct can miss the whimsical bollards that stretch from Rippleside to Limeburners Point. Painted by local artist Jan Mitchell, the bollards have become an icon ... More

Bollards Geelong Australia (7)

Bollards Geelong Australia (7)

No visitor to Geelong’s magnificent waterfront precinct can miss the whimsical bollards that stretch from Rippleside to Limeburners Point. Painted by local artist Jan Mitchell, the bollards have become an icon ... More

Bollards Geelong Australia (8)

Bollards Geelong Australia (8)

No visitor to Geelong’s magnificent waterfront precinct can miss the whimsical bollards that stretch from Rippleside to Limeburners Point. Painted by local artist Jan Mitchell, the bollards have become an icon ... More

Bollards Geelong Australia (10)

Bollards Geelong Australia (10)

No visitor to Geelong’s magnificent waterfront precinct can miss the whimsical bollards that stretch from Rippleside to Limeburners Point. Painted by local artist Jan Mitchell, the bollards have become an icon ... More

Bollards Geelong Australia (13)

Bollards Geelong Australia (13)

No visitor to Geelong’s magnificent waterfront precinct can miss the whimsical bollards that stretch from Rippleside to Limeburners Point. Painted by local artist Jan Mitchell, the bollards have become an icon ... More

Bollards Geelong Australia (16)

Bollards Geelong Australia (16)

No visitor to Geelong’s magnificent waterfront precinct can miss the whimsical bollards that stretch from Rippleside to Limeburners Point. Painted by local artist Jan Mitchell, the bollards have become an icon ... More

Bollards Geelong Australia (17)

Bollards Geelong Australia (17)

No visitor to Geelong’s magnificent waterfront precinct can miss the whimsical bollards that stretch from Rippleside to Limeburners Point. Painted by local artist Jan Mitchell, the bollards have become an icon ... More

Bollards Geelong Australia (18)

Bollards Geelong Australia (18)

No visitor to Geelong’s magnificent waterfront precinct can miss the whimsical bollards that stretch from Rippleside to Limeburners Point. Painted by local artist Jan Mitchell, the bollards have become an icon ... More

Bollards Geelong Australia (19)

Bollards Geelong Australia (19)

No visitor to Geelong’s magnificent waterfront precinct can miss the whimsical bollards that stretch from Rippleside to Limeburners Point. Painted by local artist Jan Mitchell, the bollards have become an icon ... More

Bollards Geelong Australia (21)

Bollards Geelong Australia (21)

No visitor to Geelong’s magnificent waterfront precinct can miss the whimsical bollards that stretch from Rippleside to Limeburners Point. Painted by local artist Jan Mitchell, the bollards have become an icon ... More

Bollards Geelong Australia (22)

Bollards Geelong Australia (22)

No visitor to Geelong’s magnificent waterfront precinct can miss the whimsical bollards that stretch from Rippleside to Limeburners Point. Painted by local artist Jan Mitchell, the bollards have become an icon ... More

Bollards Geelong Australia (24)

Bollards Geelong Australia (24)

No visitor to Geelong’s magnificent waterfront precinct can miss the whimsical bollards that stretch from Rippleside to Limeburners Point. Painted by local artist Jan Mitchell, the bollards have become an icon ... More

Bollards Geelong Australia (25)

Bollards Geelong Australia (25)

No visitor to Geelong’s magnificent waterfront precinct can miss the whimsical bollards that stretch from Rippleside to Limeburners Point. Painted by local artist Jan Mitchell, the bollards have become an icon ... More

The River Merchant Sculpture. Singapore.

The River Merchant Sculpture. Singapore.

This group of sculptures is another piece of Aw Tee Hong’s creations. Its shows the prominent merchant of the early days, Scottish Alexandre Laurie Johnston, negotiating with a Chinese trader and a Malay chief,... More

Family of Horses,Calgary.

Family of Horses,Calgary.

Family of Horses,.1989.These horses were presented to The City of Calgary by.Spruce Meadows on behalf of the horse industry of Alberta..The stallion overlooking the mare and foal signifies the.bond and strength... More