Tag: Bridgeman Footage

STC405640 The 'Anzac' review on Salisbury Plain: an Australian mascot, illustration from 'The Illustrated War News', 27th September 1916 (sepia photo) by English Photographer, (20th century); Private Collection; The Stapleton Collection; English,  out of copyright
Art, Culture, History

Australia’s WWI Heroes on Film

Bridgeman Footage goes down under with clips of the Australian armed forces in World War One, including the Gallipoli and Sinai-Palestine campaigns. Watch fascinating and rarely seen footage from our new Australian war collection, commemorating the brave soldiers of the Great War. Highlights include scenes of the Australian and New […]

Piccadilly Circus, Westminster LB: looking west, 1912 (b/w photo), English Photographer, (20th century) / London Metropolitan Archives, City of London
History

The London Metropolitan Archive

The London Metropolitan Archive contains almost half a million extraordinary photographs and footage covering the history and topography of London, particularly the central London area. Mostly taken for official purposes for the London County Council and Greater London Council, the LMA collection prominently features subjects such as schools, housing estates, churches, parks, cinemas, theatres, hospitals, […]

History

8 March: International Women’s Day

Bridgeman Footage pays tribute to the women in our archive, from the famous to the unsung, the thinkers and the doers, the artistic and the sporty, the strong and the maternal   Heroines of Women’s Suffrage The Suffragette Movement of the early 20th century is synonymous with the notion of gender equality […]

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Art, Culture, History

Lost In Motion

We are proud to introduce the utterly mesmerising Richard Balzer Collection, a warped world of animated 19th century phenakistoscopes, thaumatropes and zoetropes, available as gifs and video files exclusively from Bridgeman Footage.   There is no decisive point at which the concept of the moving image first came to light. […]

MPX1764417 The Queen and her racing manager Lord Porchester watch the finish of the 1978 Epsom Derby, 8th June 1978 (b/w photo) by English Photographer, (20th century); © Mirrorpix; PERMISSION REQUIRED FOR NON EDITORIAL USAGE; English,  it is possible that some works by this artist may be protected by third party rights in some territories
History

Queen Elizabeth on Camera

On 4th June 2016, the nation will be celebrating the Queen’s birthday with the annual Trooping the Colour parade. This year will be a particularly special occasion as it is the Queen’s 90th – she is the longest lived British sovereign in history. Commemorate Queen Elizabeth’s extraordinary life with footage from the […]

KIN64974 Portrait of Dame Barbara Hepworth (1903-75) seated in her garden next to one of her sculptures (photo); Photo Credit: Peter Kinnear;  it is possible that some works by this artist may be protected by third party rights in some territories
Art, Culture, History

Barbara Hepworth in Dudley Shaw Ashton’s ‘Figures in a Landscape’

On offer at the Tate until next October is a retrospective exhibition on the work of Barbara Hepworth, titled ‘Barbara Hepworth: Sculpture for a Modern World’ the particular focus being her as an international artist. Part of the exhibition includes Dudley Shaw Ashton’s brilliant Figures in Landscape; Barbara Hepworth (owned by Bridgeman Footage), a […]