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CARTOON: JOIN OR DIE, 1754.
First American political cartoon, originally published by Benjamin Franklin in his Pennsylvania Gazette. Cartoon, 1754.
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CRUSADES: CHESS PLAYERS.
A Christian man and a Muslim man playing chess. Drawing after a 13th century Spanish manuscript illumination.
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NEW YORK: CHRISTMAS, c1904.
'Fourteenth Street at Christmas time.' Pastel and gouache drawing by Everett Shinn, c1904.
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ELLIOTT: WOMAN, c1908.
Giséle seated under a tree waiting for a gentleman. Watercolor illustration by Elizabeth Shippen Green Elliott for 'The Dream,' by Jules Miles Forman, c1908.
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CUBAN REFUGEES, c1898.
Starving refugees from Santiago, seeking food at El Caney, Cuba, during the Spanish-American War. Pen and ink drawing by William Glackens, c1898.
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GIBSON: DIPLOMAT BALL, c1904.
Reception for diplomats in Washington, D.C. Pen and ink drawing by Charles Dana Gibson, c1904.
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UNIVERSITY OF TEHRAN, 2005.
Students in an art class at the University of Tehran in Iran. Photograph, 2005. Full credit: JOKER/Eglau - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All rights
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UNIVERSITY OF TEHRAN, 2005.
Students in an art class at the University of Tehran in Iran. Photograph, 2005. Full credit: JOKER/Eglau - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All rights
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FLUDD: UNIVERSE, 1617.
Illustration from Robert Fludd's 'Utriusque Cosmi' depicting his theory that the entire universe, from the planets and the elements to the letters of the alphabet, is a 'divine monochord' tuned by the hand of God, 1617.
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SANTA CLAUS, 1848.
"So up to the house-top the coursers they flew, With a sleigh full of Toys, and St Nicholas too." Illustration from an 1848 edition of Clement C. Moore's 1823 poem, "The Night Before Christmas.
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GIBSON: CARONEY CASTLE.
'The education of Mr. Pipp XXXIV, on the occasion of Mr. Pipp's birthday, a ball is given at Caroney Castle.' Pen and ink drawing by Charles Dana Gibson, c1899.
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ARK OF THE COVENANT.
David brings the Ark of the Covenant into Jerusalem. Painting by William Hole, c1910.
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WOMAN, c1899.
Portrait of an African American woman from Georgia. Photograph, c1899.
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WORLD WAR II: B24 BOMBER.
Nose art on an American B24 bomber depicting a pin up girl named 'Bonnie,' England. Photograph, c1945.
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SALON OF ARTS MENAGERS.
Domestics arts fair on february 23, 1954 : a mixer. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved. 
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CIGARETTE POSTER, 1950s.
French advertising poster by Hervé Morvan for Gitanes cigarettes, 1950s, featuring a flamenco dancer whose shirt is constructed from cigarettes.
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COWBOYS, 1887.
'A Row in a Cattle Town.' Engraving by Henry Wolf after a painting by Frederic Remington, 1887.
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UNDERGROUND RAILROAD, 1850.
The escape of Henry Brown from Richmond to Philadelphia via Adams' Express, in a box labelled 'This side up with care'; Frederick Douglass is second from left. Lithograph, 1850.
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CONGO: FETISH FIGURE.
Wood and copper ancestor fetish figure made by the Kota people of the Democratic Republic of Congo.
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CLEVELAND MUSEUM OF ART.
Completed in 1916. Photograph, c1995.
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BUDAPEST: ROMAN RUINS.
Stone sarcophagus among the ruins of the ancient Roman city of Aquincum in present-day Budapest, Hungary, 2nd-4th century A.D. Photographed c1970.
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CAVE ART: BISON.
Engraved bison on a wall of the Grotte de la Mouthe, near Les Eyzies-de-Tirac-Sireuil, Dordogne, France, c25,000-10,000 B.C.
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LOUIS J.M. DAGUERRE
(1789-1851). French painter and inventor of the daguerreotype. Daguerre discovering the daguerreotype process: American engraving, 19th century.
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MUNICH, GERMANY, 1821.
A view of Munich, Germany. Etching and engraving, 1821, after a drawing by Robert Batty.
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CAVE ART: HORSE'S HEAD.
Red sandstone pebble with an engraved horse's head, from Abri de la Madeleine, Tursac, Dordogne, France, c9,000 B.C.
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CONGO: FEMALE FIGURE.
Wood statue made by the Luba people from the Democratic Republic of Congo, 19th or 20th century.
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AD: ART SUPPLIES, 1890.
American magazine advertisements for art supplies, 1890.
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HIGH SCHOOL CLASS, 1939.
Students in an art class at Anacostia High School in Washington, D.C., 1939.
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CARTOON: FDR & WORKINGMEN.
'Yes, You Remembered Me' (The Forgotten Man). Cartoon, 1936, by Clarence D. Batchelor, on President Franklin D. Roosevelt's support among working people in his re-election campaign.
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TEMPERANCE CARTOON, c1917.
'Daddy's In There...'. American cartoon from a broadside published by the Anti-Saloon League, c1917, highlighting children as the ultimate victims of alcohol abuse.
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AFRICA: HORN PLAYER.
Brass figure of a horn player, made by the Edo people of Nigeria, Court of Benin, 1550-1680. Photograph, 20th century.
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ATELIER, 1884.
Art students turned away from a class after arriving late, at a European atelier. Engraving, English, 1884.
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BROOKLYN MUSEUM, c1910.
The dome room at the Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York. Photograph, c1910.
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ART GALLERY, 1962.
Ilona Massey and an unidentified man viewing artwork in a gallery. Photograph by Arnold Taylor, 1962.
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ARCHAEOLOGY.
Greek civilization, 4th-3rd century b.C. Goldsmithery. Gold earrings. Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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ART & ARCHITECTURE.
Cambodia - Phnom Penh - Lang Ka In Pagoda. Monk. Full Credit: DEA / C. SAPPA / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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CHAUCER: WIFE OF BATH, 1483. The Wife of Bath. Engraving from William Caxton's second edition of 'The Canterbury Tales' by Geoffrey Chaucer (c1342-1400), 1483.
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FERDINAND de LESSEPS
(1805-1894). Vicomte Ferdinand Marie de Lesseps. French diplomat and promoter of the Suez and Panama Canals. Caricature drawing, c1880.
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PARKE-BERNET GALLERIES, c1960.
Visitors at the Parke-Bernet Galleries in New York examining Rembrandt's 'Aristotle Contemplating the Bust of Homer.' Photograph, c1960.
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ILLUMINATOR, 1568.
'The Illuminator colors or gilds pictures on paper or parchment; he does not hold with stencils, which produce poor work that is less highly remunerated.' Poem by Hans Sachs, woodcut by Jost Amman, 1568.
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