Carisbrooke Castle donkey K030728
CARISBROOKE CASTLE, Isle of Wight. A donkey.
Detail of a pig's snout visible through a ventilation opening on the side of an animal transporter, probably on the Holkham Estate, Norfolk. John Gay. Date range: 1978 - 1981.
A white Chinchilla Persian cat on a blue-coloured Kosset carpet. Photographed by John Gay. Date range: 1955-1975.
Chimpanzee. Illustration from 'Expression of Emotions...' by Darwin K970320
DOWN HOUSE, Kent. Illustration of Chimpanzee monkey from " Expression of Emotions in Man and Animals " 1872 by Charles Darwin.
Falconry event at Audley End N070883
AUDLEY END HOUSE, Kent. Falconry event. A bird of prey landing on handler's glove with visitors in the background.
A close-up of three sheep in a field, seen from ground-level, with the tall tower of an unidentified church in the background. Photographed by John Gay. Date range 1950 - 1960.
Eagle Owl M040222
Falconry. Eagle Owl.
Friesian cow AA067430
A friesian cow tethered to a mobile parking meter in a farmyard. Photograph by John Gay; date range 1964-1974.
Close up view of a hen's head. Photograph by John Gay; date range 1964-1974.
Boxer dog AA076293
A boxer dog looking over the garden gate of a house, Aspenden, Hertfordshire. Photographed by John Gay, March 1960.
LONDON ZOO, Regents Park, Westminster, London. Elephants in London Zoo. This image featured in London Observed by John Gay, published in June 1964.
Farrier, Cambridgeshire AA98_10862
Soham, Cambridgeshire. A blacksmith, or farrier, shoeing a horse with a young boy looking on. Traditional skills and crafts are learned by starting young and through generations of experience. Here a young and attentive trainee is shown the finer points of shoeing a horse. Photographed by Hallam Ashley in May 1948.
Cat and dog AA072439
A cat sitting next to railings on a wall, looks down at a dog which looks back up at the cat. Photgraphed by John Gay, late 1950's, early 1960's.
A springer spaniel peering out from a small circular hole cut into the wooden plank door of a barn or similar agricultural outbuilding. Photographed on a farm in an unidentified area of Cornwall by John Gay. Date range 1950-1958.
Dogs and cat AA087369
A close up of three Great Dane dogs and a cat, who is sitting on one of their backs, outside a door at Hele Farm in Devon. Photographed by John Gay in April 1958.
BOXGROVE PRIORY, West Sussex. A view of a tabby cat sat on a chest tomb overgrown with grasses and large daisy flowers, in the graveyard immediately to the south of the Priory Church of St Mary and St Blaize. John Gay. Date range: 1950 - 1965.
Tabby cat AA071748
A tabby cat sitting on the top of a gatepost looking warily at the camera. Photograph taken by John Gay in Hampstead, London. Date range: January 1962 - May 1964.
Dog standing at the top of railway footbridge AA071511
TUFNELL PARK, Camden Town, Greater London. Looking up the steps of a railway footbridge which crosses the line to Churchill Road, to a dog standing at the top of the steps. Date range: Jan 1962 - May 1964. John Gay.
A white poodle and a German Shepherd dog sitting looking out of the window of a cafe. The location is unidentified, possibly the Harrow or Kenton area. John Gay. Date range: Jan 1962 - May 1964.