“Battle of St Quentin (Saint-Quentin). An abandoned 6-inch howitzer with FWD lorry on fire, near Nesle, 23rd March 1918. The lorry was hauling it back.” By Thomas Keith Aitken. [1542×1141]

“Battle of St Quentin (Saint-Quentin). An abandoned 6-inch howitzer with FWD lorry on fire, near Nesle, 23rd March 1918. The lorry was hauling it back.” By Thomas Keith Aitken. [1542×1141]

Pen, brush in black on chalk sketch Study for the Family Portrait of Thomas More, c. 1527 by the artist Hans Holbein. Though the painting was finished it was lost in a fire and only the artist sketches survive. (2659×1878)

Pen, brush in black on chalk sketch Study for the Family Portrait of Thomas More, c. 1527 by the artist Hans Holbein. Though the painting was finished it was lost in a fire and only the artist sketches survive. (2659×1878)

NEW BEDFORD, a custom-built 19’ 7” dory rigged with leg-o’-mutton sails, crossed the Atlantic Ocean in 1877 / sailed by Thomas and Joanna Crapo from New Bedford, Massachusetts to Penzance, England in 55 days. [1909×1982]

NEW BEDFORD, a custom-built 19’ 7” dory rigged with leg-o’-mutton sails, crossed the Atlantic Ocean in 1877 / sailed by Thomas and Joanna Crapo from New Bedford, Massachusetts to Penzance, England in 55 days. [1909×1982]