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0035939
HOGARTH: FALSE PERSPECTIVE.
'Satire on False Perspective. (Whoever makes a design, without the knowledge of perspective, will be liable to such absurdities as are shown in this print).' Steel engraving, c1860, after a painting, 1753, by William Hogarth.
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0127379
FALSE DMITRY I (1581-1606).
Tsar of Russia, 1605-06. One of three imposters claiming to be the youngest son of Ivan the Terrible, Dmitry Ivanovich. His real name is generally believed to be Grigory Otrepyev. Line engraving.
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0131375
EGYPT: TOMB OF MERERUKA.
Interior view of the mastaba (tomb) of Mereruka, vizier during the reign of Teti, showing a false door with a statue of Mereruka. Saqqara, Egypt, 6th Dynasty, 24th century B.C. Photographed by Eliot Elisofon, c1960.
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0322149
SHABBETAI TZEVI (1626-1676).
Hebrew mystic and self-proclaimed Messiah. Tzevi before an Ottoman nobleman. Engraving, 18th or 19th century.
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0217519
LABOR.
shooting of a film scene, shooting in a sandpit, using a model train and false perspective, date unknown, around 1921.
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0169920
ANNA ANDERSON (1901-1984).
Imposter who claimed to be Grand Duchess Anastasia of Russia. Photograph, 1931.
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0003396
CHURCH OF ENGLAND, 1648.
A 'true orthodox minister' preaching in a church (left) contrasted with a 'seducer and false prophet' preaching at a conventicle. Woodcut from the anti-Nonconformist tract, 'A Glasse for the Times,' 1648.
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0119851
VACCINATION SATIRE, 1857.
'The False Dogma of Vaccination and its Effect on Science and the State.' Allegorical parade on the evils of inoculation. Line engraving from Dr. C.G.G Nittinger's book of the same name, Munich, Germany, 1857.
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0035940
HOGARTH: FALSE PERSPECTIVE.
'Satire on False Perspective. (Whoever makes a design, without the knowledge of perspective, will be liable to such absurdities as are shown in this print).' Steel engraving, c1860, after a painting, 1753, by William Hogarth.
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0113029
CATALOGUS PLANTARUM, 1730.
Broad leaved gum Cistus and False Indigo. Engraving by Henry Fletcher after a drawing by Jacob van Huysum, from 'Catalogus Plantarum,' London, 1730.
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0107087
VLADIMIR LENIN (1870-1924).
Vladimir Ilich Ulyanov, known as Lenin. Russian Communist leader. Lenin dressed as a worker and wearing a wig in a photograph of August 1917, used for a false passport in the name of K.P. Ivanov, which permitted him to cross the Russian border into Finland and avoid capture by the provisional government.
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0144726
HENRI TISOT.
french humorist Henri Tisot presenting false beard and hairpiece to imitate celebrities facial appearances april 30, 1967. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0108458
FALSE DMITRY I (1581-1606).
Tsar of Russia, 1605-06. One of three imposters claiming to be the youngest son of Ivan the Terrible, Dmitry Ivanovich. His real name is generally believed to be Grigory Otrepyev. Line engraving.
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0127491
FALSE DMITRY I: CORONATION.
Left: Wedding procession of the first false Dmitry, czar of Russia, 1605-1606, and Marina Mniszech of Poland. At right is the coronation of Marina Mniszech, 1606. Polish painting, c1606.
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0119628
INDIA: BUDDHIST STATUE.
Blind dormer depicting three Buddhas. Top: The Buddha sits with two attendants. Middle: The Buddha sits in meditation with four worshippers. Bottom: The Buddha sits under a sal tree, with five monks representing the first five disciples that the Buddha preached in the Deer Park at Sarnath. Indian, 2nd-3rd century.
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0409893
AD: POLIDENT, 1947.
American advertisement for denture cleanser Polident, 1947.
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0108459
FALSE DMITRY II (d. 1610).
Tsar of Russia, 1607-10. The second of three imposters claiming to be the youngest son of Ivan the Terrible, Dmitry Ivanovich. Line engraving.
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0001624
SHABBETAI TZEVI (1626-1676).
Hebrew mystic from the Ottoman Empire and self-proclaimed messiah. Shabbetai Tzevi blessing one of his followers. Line engraving, 18th century.
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0033402
PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN, 1948.
Front page of the early edition of the Chicago 'Daily Tribune,' 3 November 1948, erroneously announcing the defeat of incumbent President Harry S. Truman by his Republican rival, Thomas E. Dewey.
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0185364
MARS: ROCKS, 1997.
Three types of rocks on Mars: Yogi, large, rounded, and weathered (red arrow); Barnacle Bill and Cradle, smaller, angular, and unweathered (blue arrows); and white flat rocks (inset, white arrow). False-color version of a photograph taken by the Imager for Mars Pathfinder (IMP), July 1997.
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0081958
CAIMAN AND SNAKE.
A Cuvier's dwarf caiman of Surinam with a false coral snake in its jaws. Copper engraving, 1719, after a drawing, c1705, by Maria Sibylla Merian.
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0185334
SPACE: TRAPEZIUM CLUSTER.
A view of the Trapezium Cluster in the center of the Orion Nebula (M42), in the constellation Orion about 1,500 light years from Earth. False-color mosaic of photographs taken by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, 1997.
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0185813
SPACE: PROPLYDS.
A gallery of proplyds--protoplanetary disks of dust and gas in orbit around newly formed stars, from which solar systems may form--in the Orion Nebula (M42) in the constellation Orion, about 1,500 light years from Earth. The teardrop-shaped disk at upper right is HST 10. Photographed by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, c1995.
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0185989
MOON: AITKEN BASIN.
The South Pole-Aitken Basin of the Moon, which is the biggest and deepest impact basin in the solar system. False-color image created from photographs taken by the Clementine spacecraft, 1994.
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0345677
LITERATURE & THE ARTS.
Initial capital letter O with Jesus among the false prophets, miniature by Liberale of Verona, from a gradual, 15th Century. Full credit: De Agostini / G. Nimatallah / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0329355
ART & ARCHITECTURE.
False window bisected by columns which give the illusion of chandeliers, work by Giovanni Antonio Amadeo (1447-1522), facade, Certosa di Pavia. Italy, 16th century. Full credit: De Agostini / G. Cigolini / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0184983
MILKY WAY, 1983.
False-color image of the center of the Milky Way galaxy, produced from data from the Infrared Astronomical Satellite (IRAS), 15 November 1983. The bright area at upper right is NGC 6357, a nebula in the constellation Scorpius.
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0186274
SPACE: TRAPEZIUM CLUSTER.
A view of the four massive stars of the Trapezium Cluster, with a number of evaporating protoplanetary disks, in the center of the Orion Nebula (M42) in the constellation Orion, about 1,500 light years from Earth. False-color mosaic of photographs taken by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, 1997.
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0186019
SATURN, 1998.
False-color view of Saturn and the moons Dione (lower left) and Tethys (upper right), with darker colors indicating where the atmosphere is clearest. Two storm systems appear as white patches near the equator. Photographed by the Near Infrared Camera and Multi-Object Spectrometer (NICMOS) of the Hubble Space Telescope, 4 January 1998.
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0185660
SOLAR FLARES, 1973.
False-color image of solar prominences in action, recorded by the Skylab spectroheliograph, 1973-74.
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0185923
SPACE: EGG NEBULA.
The Egg Nebula (CRL 2688) in the constellation Cygnus, with detail at right showing the center of the nebula in infrared light. False-color images taken by (left) the Wide Field and Planetary Camera 2 of NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, January 1996, and Hubble's Near Infrared Camera and Multi-Object Spectrometer (NICMOS), April 1997.
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0185767
SPACE: CRESCENT NEBULA.
False-color detail of the edge of the Crescent Nebula (NGC 6888) in the constellation Cygnus, about 4,700 light years from Earth, photographed by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, June 1995. At lower right is a photograph taken by a ground-based telescope showing almost the entire nebula, with the star WR 136 at center.
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0185979
CAMBODIA: ANGKOR WAT.
Two aerial views of the ruins of the Angkor Wat temple complex in Cambodia, made from data recorded by NASA's AIRSAR instrument, 6 December 1996. Left: False-color radar image, with forested areas shown in yellow. Right: Interferometric image showing variations in elevation, with the Kapilapura Mound shown at upper right.
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0186611
EARTH FROM SPACE, c1980.
False-color image of an oil producing area in Wyoming, from Landsat satellite data collected c1980.
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0186273
SPACE: TRAPEZIUM CLUSTER.
A view of the four massive stars of the Trapezium Cluster, with a number of evaporating protoplanetary disks, in the center of the Orion Nebula (M42) in the constellation Orion, about 1,500 light years from Earth. False-color mosaic of photographs taken by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, 1997.
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0185897
SPACE: NEBULA.
A view of NGC 7027, a very dense nebula in the constellation Cygnus, about 3,000 light years from Earth. False-color composite of images taken by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, 1996.
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0184986
NEUTRON STAR, 1990.
False-color image of Cygnus X-2, a neutron star about 3,000 light years from Earth in the constellation Cygnus, taken by the German Roentgen Satellite (ROSAT) using NASA's High Resolution Imager (HRI), June-July 1990.
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0186271
SPACE: ORION NEBULA.
A view of the Trapezium region in the center of the Orion Nebula (M42), in the constellation Orion about 1,500 light years from Earth. False-color mosaic of photographs taken by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, 1997.
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0185331
SPACE: BLACK HOLE.
Top left: False-color radio image of the galaxy M87, February 1989, with outlined area at top showing jets of subatomic particles from the galaxy's central black hole. Top right: The same area photographed by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, February 1998. Bottom: False-color radio image of the area closest to the black hole, March 1999.
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0185812
SPACE: PROPLYDS.
False-color image of proplyds--protoplanetary disks of dust and gas in orbit around newly formed stars, from which solar systems may form--in the Orion Nebula (M42) in the constellation Orion, about 1,500 light years from Earth. The teardrop-shaped disk at center is HST 10. Photographed by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, c1995.
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