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Legends and Icons Collection

A Visual Tribute to Famous and Influential People

Choose a picture from our Legends and Icons Collection for your Wall Art and Photo Gifts

A diverse collection of high-quality images capturing famous and influential people who have changed society, culture, and science throughout history. The images are captured in various poses, moods, and settings, including candid shots, studio portraits, and action shots.

210 items

Legends and Icons Collection: Henry VIII (1491-1547)

Henry VIII (1491-1547) Collection
73 items

Legends and Icons Collection: Pocahontas (born c. 1596-1617)

Pocahontas (born c. 1596-1617) Collection
22 items

Legends and Icons Collection: Famous Music Composers

Famous Music Composers Collection
280 items

Legends and Icons Collection: Famous Politicians

Famous Politicians Collection
89 items

Legends and Icons Collection: Famous Explorers

Famous Explorers Collection
74 items

Legends and Icons Collection: Famous Military Leaders

Famous Military Leaders Collection
241 items

Legends and Icons Collection: Famous Artists

Famous Artists Collection
216 items

Legends and Icons Collection: Famous Inventors

Famous Inventors Collection
62 items

Legends and Icons Collection: Scientists

Scientists Collection
23 items

Legends and Icons Collection: Famous Writers

Famous Writers Collection
257 items

Legends and Icons Collection: Isambard Kingdom Brunel (1806 - 1859)

Isambard Kingdom Brunel (1806 - 1859) Collection
41 items

Legends and Icons Collection: Jack Dempsey (1895-1983)

Jack Dempsey (1895-1983) Collection
4 items

Legends and Icons Collection: Sarah Bernhardt (1844-1923)

Sarah Bernhardt (1844-1923) Collection
10 items

Legends and Icons Collection: Florence Nightingale (1820-1910)

Florence Nightingale (1820-1910) Collection
11 items

Legends and Icons Collection: T.E. Lawrence (1888-1935)

T.E. Lawrence (1888-1935) Collection
5 items

Legends and Icons Collection: Queen Victoria (r. 1819-1901)

Queen Victoria (r. 1819-1901) Collection
197 items

Legends and Icons Collection: Prince Albert (1819-1861), The Royal Consort

Prince Albert (1819-1861), The Royal Consort Collection
33 items

Legends and Icons Collection: Leonardo Da Vinci (1452-1519)

Leonardo Da Vinci (1452-1519) Collection
104 items

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Christopher Marlowe (c. 1564ÔÇô1593)

Christopher Marlowe (c. 1564ÔÇô1593)
Christopher Marlowe was a poet and playwright at the forefront of the 16th-century dramatic renaissance. His literary career lasted less than six years, and his life only 29 years, his achievements

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Mary Shelley

Mary Shelley
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (1797 - 1851), British writer best known for Frankenstein, and second wife of poet Percy Bysshe Shelley. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Alfred the Great King of England and Wessex portrait

Alfred the Great King of England and Wessex portrait
Portrait Alfred the Great King of England and Wessex Alfred the Great ( 848/849 - 26 October 899 ) was King of the West Saxons from 871 to 886

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Nietzsche

Nietzsche
circa 1885: German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche (1844 - 1900). (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Mary Wollstonecraft

Mary Wollstonecraft
circa 1797: English feminist writer Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin (1759 - 1797), author of A Vindication of the Rights of Woman and mother of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Mary Shelley

Mary Shelley
circa 1830: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (1797 - 1851) the English novelist and second wife of Percy Bysshe Shelley, famous for her novel Frankenstein which was published in 1818

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Louis Pasteur french chemist portrait engraving 1882

Louis Pasteur french chemist portrait engraving 1882
Louis Pasteur ( 27 December 1822 - 28 September 1895 ) was a French chemist and microbiologist renowned for his discoveries of the principles of vaccination, microbial fermentation

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Portrait of Robert Browning, English poet and playwright whose dramatic monologues put him high

Portrait of Robert Browning, English poet and playwright whose dramatic monologues put him high among the Victorian
Copyright has expired on this artwork. From my own archives, digitally restored

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Eminent Victorians - Portrait of Robert Browning

Eminent Victorians - Portrait of Robert Browning
Vintage colour engraving of Robert Browning (7 May 1812 to 12 December 1889) was an English poet and playwright whose mastery of the dramatic monologue made him one of the foremost Victorian poets

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Antique illustration of important people of the past: Robert Browning

Antique illustration of important people of the past: Robert Browning

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Robert Browning

Robert Browning - Scanned 1882 Engraving

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: David Bremner Henderson (1840-1906)

David Bremner Henderson (1840-1906) served as Speaker of the House of Representatives for the 56th and 57th Congresses—which included President Theodore Roosevelt's first term—until Henderson's

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Old engraved diagram of the English monarchs family tree (1087 to 1899)

Old engraved diagram of the English monarchs family tree (1087 to 1899)
Copyright has expired on this artwork. From my own archives, digitally restored

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Henry John Temple, Viscount Palmerston

Henry John Temple, Viscount Palmerston
Photo of an original image from the National Portrait Gallery by William Jerdan published in 1830 in London

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Lord Palmerston

Lord Palmerston
Engraving From 1873 Featuring The British Prime Minister, Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston Also Known As Lord Palmerston. Lord Palmerston Lived From 1784 Until 1865

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Henry John Temple

Henry John Temple
"Henry John Temple ( 1784-1865) 3rd Viscount Palmerston, drawn & engraved by D.J.Pound (1857) and published by the london Printing

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Lord Palmerston - Victorian engraving

Lord Palmerston - Victorian engraving
Head and shoulders portrait of Viscount Palmerston (1784-1865), who was British Prime Minister from 1855-1858 and 1859-1865

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Viscount K. G. Palmerston Victorian Engraving, Circa 1865

Viscount K. G. Palmerston Victorian Engraving, Circa 1865
Extremely Rare, Beautifully Illustrated Antique Victorian Engraved Illustration of Viscount K.G. Palmerston of Italy, from Liberators of Italy

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Viscount Palmerston kcb - ee Henry John Temple - engraving 1884

Viscount Palmerston kcb - ee Henry John Temple - engraving 1884
Engraving from the Imperial Dictionary of Distinguished Men - London 1884

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Portrait of Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston, (1784-1865)

Portrait of Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston, (1784-1865) a British statesman who was twice Prime Minister of
Copyright has expired on this artwork. From my own archives, digitally restored

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Portrait of Thomas Carlyle (Scottish historian, satirical writer, essayist, translator)

Portrait of Thomas Carlyle (Scottish historian, satirical writer, essayist, translator, philosopher, mathematician)
Copyright has expired on this artwork. From my own archives, digitally restored

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Christopher Columbus portrait engraving

Christopher Columbus portrait engraving
Christopher Columbus, engraving by Johann Theodor De Bry ( Theodore de Bry ) - 16th century. Original edition from my own archives Source : America 1892

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: John Milton english poet and intellectual portrait

John Milton english poet and intellectual portrait
John Milton ( 9 December 1608 - 8 November 1674 ) was an English poet and intellectual. His 1667 epic poem Paradise Lost, written in blank verse and including over ten chapters

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: William the Silent portrait

William the Silent portrait
William the Silent ( 24 April 1533 - 10 July 1584 ), also known as William the Taciturn was the main leader of the Dutch Revolt against the Spanish Habsburgs that set off the Eighty Years War

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Thomas Jefferson president of the United States portrait

Thomas Jefferson president of the United States portrait
Thomas Jefferson (April 13, 1743[a] - July 4, 1826) was an American statesman, diplomat, lawyer, architect, philosopher, and Founding Father who served as the third president of the United States

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Charles Darwin naturalist portrait 1882

Charles Darwin naturalist portrait 1882
Steel engraving of naturalist Charles Darwin Original edition from my own archives Source : Correo de Ultramar 1882

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Richard Westall, British painter and illustrator, side view, hand on chin

Richard Westall, British painter and illustrator, side view, hand on chin
Illustration from 19th century

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: The US Judge Martin Howard in a red robe, 1767

The US Judge Martin Howard in a red robe, 1767
Illustration from 19th century

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Lord Byron portrait, front view, headshot

Lord Byron portrait, front view, headshot
Illustration from 19th century

Background imageLegends and Icons Collection: Portrait of Julia Floyd (1795-1859) wife of British statesman Sir Robert Peel by Sir Thomas Lawrence

Portrait of Julia Floyd (1795-1859) wife of British statesman Sir Robert Peel by Sir Thomas Lawrence
Copyright has expired on this artwork. From my own archives, digitally restored



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