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Birth Place Collection

"Birthplaces: A Journey through History and Culture" Aphrodite's Rock, Paphos, Cyprus - Nestled along the Eastern Mediterranean Sea lies the birthplace of love itself

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Aphrodites Rock, Paphos, Cyprus, Eastern Mediterranean Sea

Aphrodites Rock, Paphos, Cyprus, Eastern Mediterranean Sea

Background imageBirth Place Collection: John Locke / Birthplace

John Locke / Birthplace
JOHN LOCKE Birthplace of the philosopher at Wrington, Somerset Date: 1632 - 1704

Background imageBirth Place Collection: The Bat and Ball Public House, Hambledon, 1908

The Bat and Ball Public House, Hambledon, 1908
Photograph showing the Bat and Ball Public House at Hambledon, circa 1908. The pub was formerly known as the Broadhalfpenny Hut

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Carmarthen Ancient Oak

Carmarthen Ancient Oak
An ancient oak tree in the centre of Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Wales, which some believe was the birthplace of Merlin

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Beethoven / Bonn Birthplce

Beethoven / Bonn Birthplce
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN His birthplace at 515 Bonngasse, Bonn The Relic Room Date: 1770 - 1827

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Shakespeares birthplace, Stratford, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Shakespeares birthplace, Stratford, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Gilbert White / Selborne

Gilbert White / Selborne
GILBERT WHITE OF SELBORNE Distant view of the birthplace and home of the naturalist, at Selborne, Hampshire

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Annie Lauries Home

Annie Lauries Home
ANNIE LAURIE Maxwelton House, Dumfries- shire, Scotland, the birthplace of Annie Laurie in 1682, after whom a famous Scottish ballad was named

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Nelson / Birthplace

Nelson / Birthplace
HORATIO LORD NELSON English naval officers birthplace at Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk, six miles from North Walsham

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Adoration of Magi

Adoration of Magi
The Magi reach Jesuss birthplace, conveniently signposted by a star

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Plaque at the birthplace of the conductor Herbert von Karajan, Salzburg, Salzburg State, Austria

Plaque at the birthplace of the conductor Herbert von Karajan, Salzburg, Salzburg State, Austria

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Beethovens birthplace

Beethovens birthplace
Birthplace of Ludwig van Beethoven in Bonn, viewed in the 1800s. Hand-colored engraving of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Gilbert White / Selborne

Gilbert White / Selborne
GILBERT WHITE OF SELBORNE Birthplace and home of the naturalist, at Selborne, Hampshire, showing White in the garden with his dog Date: 1720 - 1793

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Scene inside the Church of the Nativity, Bethlehem

Scene inside the Church of the Nativity, Bethlehem
A scene inside the Church of the Nativity, Bethlehem, which marks the traditional birthplace of Jesus

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Newton / Woolsthorpe Lincs

Newton / Woolsthorpe Lincs
SIR ISaC NEWTON Woolsthorpe Manor House, near Grantham, Lincolnshire: birthplace of the English scientist and mathematician

Background imageBirth Place Collection: The birthplace of Mary Magdalene, Magdala, Holy Land, (i. e

The birthplace of Mary Magdalene, Magdala, Holy Land, (i. e
The birthplace of Mary Magdalene, Magdala, Holy Land, (i.e. Israel). Date between ca. 1890 and ca. 1900

Background imageBirth Place Collection: O connell / Cahirciveen

O connell / Cahirciveen
DANIEL O CONNELL Irish National leaders birthplace at Cahirciveen, near Tralee, Ireland

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Birthplace of William Wordsworth, on 7th. April 1770, one of five children

Birthplace of William Wordsworth, on 7th. April 1770, one of five children, Main Street, Cockermouth, Cumbria, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Elgars birthplace, Lower Broadheath, Hereford and Worcester, England

Elgars birthplace, Lower Broadheath, Hereford and Worcester, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Landscape of coastline with Aphrodites rock and birthplace, Petra tou Romiou in south

Landscape of coastline with Aphrodites rock and birthplace, Petra tou Romiou in south, island of Cyprus, Mediterranean, Europe

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Colombia, Jerico town, typical architecture

Colombia, Jerico town, typical architecture
2040-209335-01

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Colombia, Jerico town and mountains

Colombia, Jerico town and mountains
2040-209341-01

Background imageBirth Place Collection: The Birthplace of Dante Alighieri in Florence, Italy, Illustration from 1885, Historic

The Birthplace of Dante Alighieri in Florence, Italy, Illustration from 1885, Historic
1900s, 19th-century, birth place, birth places, black, black-and-white, black-white, building, buildings, central italy, contemporary, depiction, depictions, deserted, digital, digitally, drawing

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Birth-Place of Bampfylde Moore Carew (engraving)

Birth-Place of Bampfylde Moore Carew (engraving)
3654531 Birth-Place of Bampfylde Moore Carew (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Birth-Place of Bampfylde Moore Carew)

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Birth-Place of Latimer (engraving)

Birth-Place of Latimer (engraving)
3654527 Birth-Place of Latimer (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Birth-Place of Latimer)

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Birth-Place of the Reverend Gilbert White (engraving)

Birth-Place of the Reverend Gilbert White (engraving)
3654514 Birth-Place of the Reverend Gilbert White (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Birth-Place of the Reverend Gilbert White)

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Birth-Place of Rowe, the Poet (engraving)

Birth-Place of Rowe, the Poet (engraving)
3654481 Birth-Place of Rowe, the Poet (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Birth-Place of Rowe, the Poet)

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Birth-Place of Wilberforce (engraving)

Birth-Place of Wilberforce (engraving)
3654431 Birth-Place of Wilberforce (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Birth-Place of Wilberforce)

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Death of the Right Honourable Sir Robert Peel, Baronet (engraving)

Death of the Right Honourable Sir Robert Peel, Baronet (engraving)
1096642 Death of the Right Honourable Sir Robert Peel, Baronet (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Death of the Right Honourable Sir Robert Peel, Baronet)

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Birth-Place of General Inglis at Halifax, Nova Scotia (engraving)

Birth-Place of General Inglis at Halifax, Nova Scotia (engraving)
2771497 Birth-Place of General Inglis at Halifax, Nova Scotia (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Birth-Place of General Inglis at Halifax, Nova Scotia)

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Postcard depicting the house in Salzburg where Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-91) was born

Postcard depicting the house in Salzburg where Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-91) was born
CHT165855 Postcard depicting the house in Salzburg where Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-91) was born, 1912 (colour litho) by Nowack, Hans (1866-1918); Private Collection; eArchives Charmet; Austrian

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Plympton, Devonshire, Birth Place of Sir Joshua Reynolds (engraving)

Plympton, Devonshire, Birth Place of Sir Joshua Reynolds (engraving)
5201886 Plympton, Devonshire, Birth Place of Sir Joshua Reynolds (engraving) by Westall, William (1781-1850) (after); Private Collection; (add.info.: Plympton, Devonshire)

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Laxenburg Castle, near Vienna, 1810 (oil on canvas)

Laxenburg Castle, near Vienna, 1810 (oil on canvas)
MMT145597 Laxenburg Castle, near Vienna, 1810 (oil on canvas) by Bidauld, Jean (1758-1846) and Vernet, Antoine (1758-1836); 210x96 cm; Musee Marmottan Monet, Paris, France; French, out of copyright

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Birth-Place of Drummond, the Poet (engraving)

Birth-Place of Drummond, the Poet (engraving)
3654529 Birth-Place of Drummond, the Poet (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Birth-Place of Drummond, the Poet)

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Birth-Place of Buchanan (engraving)

Birth-Place of Buchanan (engraving)
3654513 Birth-Place of Buchanan (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Birth-Place of Buchanan)

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Birth-Place of Cowper (engraving)

Birth-Place of Cowper (engraving)
3654464 Birth-Place of Cowper (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Birth-Place of Cowper)

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Birth-Place of the Rev Gilbert White, Selborn, Hampshire (engraving)

Birth-Place of the Rev Gilbert White, Selborn, Hampshire (engraving)
3638600 Birth-Place of the Rev Gilbert White, Selborn, Hampshire (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Birth-Place of the Rev Gilbert White, Selborn)

Background imageBirth Place Collection: The Birth-Place of Bunyan, Elstow, near Bedford, Bedfordshire (engraving)

The Birth-Place of Bunyan, Elstow, near Bedford, Bedfordshire (engraving)
3638575 The Birth-Place of Bunyan, Elstow, near Bedford, Bedfordshire (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Birth-Place of Bunyan, Elstow, near Bedford)

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Birth-Place of Tasso (engraving)

Birth-Place of Tasso (engraving)
3655806 Birth-Place of Tasso (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Birth-Place of Tasso)

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Birth-Place of Shenstone (engraving)

Birth-Place of Shenstone (engraving)
3655742 Birth-Place of Shenstone (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Birth-Place of Shenstone)

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Birth-Place of Locke (engraving)

Birth-Place of Locke (engraving)
3654492 Birth-Place of Locke (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Birth-Place of Locke)

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Birth-Place of Sir Walter Raleigh (engraving)

Birth-Place of Sir Walter Raleigh (engraving)
3654482 Birth-Place of Sir Walter Raleigh (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Birth-Place of Sir Walter Raleigh)

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Birth-Place of Addison, Milston, Wiltshire (engraving)

Birth-Place of Addison, Milston, Wiltshire (engraving)
3654480 Birth-Place of Addison, Milston, Wiltshire (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Birth-Place of Addison, Milston, Wiltshire)

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Birth Place of Dryden, Aldwinkle, Northamptonshire (engraving)

Birth Place of Dryden, Aldwinkle, Northamptonshire (engraving)
3638579 Birth Place of Dryden, Aldwinkle, Northamptonshire (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Birth Place of Dryden, Aldwinkle, Northamptonshire)

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Birth-Place of Lord Eldon, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, Northumberland (engraving)

Birth-Place of Lord Eldon, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, Northumberland (engraving)
3638573 Birth-Place of Lord Eldon, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, Northumberland (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Birth-Place of Lord Eldon, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne)

Background imageBirth Place Collection: The Birth Place of the Present Sir R Peel (engraving)

The Birth Place of the Present Sir R Peel (engraving)
3638564 The Birth Place of the Present Sir R Peel (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Birth Place of the Present Sir R Peel. Loose engraving)

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Birth-Place of Akenside Butcher Bank, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, Northumberland (engraving)

Birth-Place of Akenside Butcher Bank, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, Northumberland (engraving)
3638548 Birth-Place of Akenside Butcher Bank, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, Northumberland (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Birth-Place of Akenside Butcher Bank)

Background imageBirth Place Collection: Shakespeares Birthplace (engraving)

Shakespeares Birthplace (engraving)
451673 Shakespeares Birthplace (engraving) by Allan, T.S. (18th century); Wolverhampton Art Gallery, West Midlands, UK; (add.info)




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"Birthplaces: A Journey through History and Culture" Aphrodite's Rock, Paphos, Cyprus - Nestled along the Eastern Mediterranean Sea lies the birthplace of love itself, as legend has it. Aphrodite's Rock in Paphos is said to be where the goddess of beauty emerged from the sea foam. The Bat and Ball Public House, Hambledon, 1908 - In this quaint English village pub, cricket enthusiasts gather to celebrate not only their favorite sport but also its birthplace. Hambledon proudly claims to be where modern cricket was born in 1908. Carmarthen Ancient Oak - Deep within Wales' lush countryside stands an ancient oak tree that witnessed countless generations being born and raised in Carmarthen. Its gnarled branches hold stories of a town steeped in history. John Locke / Birthplace - Step into the world of one of England's most influential philosophers at his birthplace in Wrington, Somerset. Explore the surroundings that shaped John Locke's revolutionary ideas on liberty and government. Beethoven / Bonn Birthplace - Uncover the musical genius behind some of history's greatest symphonies by visiting Ludwig van Beethoven's birthplace in Bonn, Germany. Immerse yourself in his early years and discover how they influenced his extraordinary compositions. Shakespeare's Birthplace, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire - Travel back to Elizabethan England at Shakespeare's birthplace nestled amidst charming streetscapes in Stratford-upon-Avon. This historic house offers a glimpse into William Shakespeare's humble beginnings before he became a literary icon. Gilbert White / Selborne- Delve into naturalist Gilbert White’s world at his picturesque birthplace nestled within Selborne’s idyllic Hampshire countryside. This tranquil setting inspired him to write "The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne, " a pioneering work in the field of natural history.