'Ear inspection in a Russian hospital' by Emily Shanks. Oil on Canvas, c. 1890
Emiliya Shanks (1857 - 1936), was a British painter, born in Moscow.
She volunteered to interpret for a group of British Doctors who were visiting Russian hospitals, and this painting depicts female medics examining a child.
'Shire Hall' by Philip Reinagle. Oil on canvas, 1794.
Philip Reinagle (1749 - 1833), was an English painter and member of the Royal Academy.
Shire Hall still stands at the top of Chelmsford High Street. It was designed by John Johnson, and opened in 1791. It has been used for law courts, a market hall for corn and an assembly room.