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Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of an audience of men, women and children enjoying a concert in a…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of children taking part in a turtle race, riding on the turtles' backs.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a pigeon-shooting match: a man fires at a bird that has been…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of members of a foxhunt riding home at the end of the day's…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of four female harpists performing at a concert, backed by piano, cello, violin…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a town band leading a procession at a celebration. A garlanded ox…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a billiards match in a large hall packed with spectators. The billiard…

Charming Victorian picture showing three young women picking wild flowers.

Lighthearted Victorian picture showing overhead view of young couple rowing and losing an oar.

Victorian picture showing a tree-lined stream with a boy angling.

Victorian picture showing a sleeping spectator at a village cricket match.

Victorian picture to download showing a drawing of a crowd watching a medieval quintain.

Victorian picture to download showing guests at a dinner table. A handsome man and a pretty woman want to talk,…

Victorian picture showing a group of men, women and children in early 19th-century dress singing in a drawing-room.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of an 18th-century harpsichord, a keyboard musical instrument.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a young woman in Regency dress sitting in a garden making bobbin…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of actors performing a play before Queen Elizabeth I and her courtiers.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a formal men-only banquet. All rise for a toast to Queen Victoria.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a cottage interior. A mother sits making a fish net and her…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a conjuror giving a performance. He has just revealed a bowl of…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a circus elephant being trained to dance.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a performance of a play in the Adelphi Theatre, London.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a group of men and women sitting in the circle of a…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of two young women (friends or sisters) standing on a breezy clifftop.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a man smoking a long-stemmed clay pipe (churchwarden pipe).