akg-images Peter Connolly: historian and artist
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In our last newsletter we reported the death of the historian and illustrator Peter Connolly. Our colleague Ute Krebs wrote about her friendship with Peter on our blog as well.

We are incredibly honoured to represent Peter's wonderful archive of imagery. We present a selection of favourites.

 

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The 'hippica gymasia', a Roman tournament involving the cavalry in richly adorned armour
akg-images / Peter Connolly

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Variour Roman weapons dating between 800 and 275 BC
akg-images / Peter Connolly

 

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A Roman cavalryman practises mounting a horse using a wooden prop
akg-images / Peter Connolly

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'Athens in the mid-Fourth Century BC'
akg-images / Peter Connolly

 

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The suicide of King Decebalus from Trajan's Column
akg-images / Peter Connolly

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The triclinium of the Roman fort in Saalburg
akg-images / Peter Connolly

 

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The Sea Battle of Salamis (with a bird's-eye view in the inset)
akg-images / Peter Connolly

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Celtic warrior and his wife
akg-images / Peter Connolly

 

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A Roman legionary cleans his armour
akg-images / Peter Connolly

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The Macedonian Phalanx of Alexander the Great
akg-images / Peter Connolly

 

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The stage of a Roman theatre, after a vase painting
akg-images / Peter Connolly

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Street scene in Pompeii as the first pumice from Vesuvius falls, 79 AD
akg-images / Peter Connolly

 

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Various Greek fashions in hairstyles and clothing, after wall paintings and archaeological finds
akg-images / Peter Connolly

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Celts attaach Hannibal near the narrow pass in the upper Durance valley, Second Punic War
akg-images / Peter Connolly

 

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Hercules strangles the Nemean Lion
akg-images / Peter Connolly

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Roman legionaries building a headquarters (principia) and a barrack block
akg-images / Peter Connolly

 

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Roman sea battle against the Carthaginians, First Punic War
akg-images / Peter Connolly

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A Celtic war chariot
akg-images / Peter Connolly

  Didn't find the image you wanted
in this selection?

There are many more images from the wonderful Peter Connolly in the akg-images archive. Search the database yourself or email through a request list, we're happy to help!

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The mythological Atlantis
akg-images / Peter Connolly

 
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