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Historical prints telling stories from days gone by

Historical prints telling stories of the day taken by Keystone Press photographers for one of the original and leading Fleet Street press agencies of the era.

Choose from 376 pictures in our The Keystone Press Agency Collection collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


Pink Floyds Inflatable Pig Battersea Power Station Featured The Keystone Press Agency Collection Print

Pink Floyds Inflatable Pig Battersea Power Station

A 40-foot long inflatable pig suspended between two of the chimneys at Battersea Power Station, London, during a photoshoot for the cover of Pink Floyd's album 'Animals', 6th November 1976. Whether it was an epic publicity stunt or a genuine mishap remains a topic of debate in some circles. Either way, the cover shoot for 1977's Animals became one of Pink Floyd's signature moments.
Roger Waters and artist Aubrey Powell, co-founder of the art group Hipgnosis, came up with the concept of an inflatable pig floating over Britain's iconic Battersea Power Station. But things didn't go as planned at the December 1976 photo shoot, as the 40-foot balloon broke from its moorings on one of Battersea's southern chimneys, rising directly into the path of planes landing at Heathrow Airport. All flights were grounded, and Powell was arrested, even as police helicopters and the Royal Air Force arrived to chase the pig. It eventually fell to the ground miles way in Kent.
(Photo by Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

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Specola Vaticana Featured The Keystone Press Agency Collection Print

Specola Vaticana

April 1946: The Pope's Summer Palace, near the Vatican Observatory where Dutch priest Brother Matthew Timmers discovered the Timmers Comet, at Castel Gandolfo in the papal state of Vatican City. (Photo by Chris Ware/Keystone Features/Getty Images)

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Skyport 2000 Featured The Keystone Press Agency Collection Print

Skyport 2000

15th February 1957: An architect's model of 'Skyport 2000', a futuristic proposal for an airport building to stand in St George's Circus, near Waterloo Station, London in the year 2000. Made for the Glass Age Development Committee and designed by architect James Dartford, the model shows how aircraft could land and take off from a giant platform supported by three glass-clad pillars. These would contain lifts carrying passengers down to a hotel, offices, and parking for private planes and cars. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

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