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GODDESS: NEMESIS.
Greek goddess of vengeful fate against hubris. Line drawing after an ancient statue.
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0527890
TAROT CARD: FORTUNE.
'The Wheel of Fortune (Fate).' Woodcut, French, 16th century.
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0104728
WHEEL OF FORTUNE.
An astrological representation of the Wheel of Fortune, depicting Mars in the highest position, but with the sun, Venus, and Mercury on the rise. German woodcut, 1490.
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0092336
TRIPLE ALLIANCE, 1888.
'"The Sisters Three;" or, The Triple Alliance.' English cartoon by Sir John Tenniel, 1888, likening the Triple Alliance of (right-to-left) Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy with the three Fates of ancient Greek mythology.
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0048351
THAI ILLUSTRATION.
Marital fate when governed by unlike astrological signs. Thai folding-book illustration, 19th century.
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0104722
THE FATES.
The three Fates, Lachesis, Atropos, and Clotho. Woodcut, 1513, by Hans Baldung Grien.
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0047224
GNOSTIC SYMBOL.
The seven-headed serpent, symbol of Fate.
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0077736
TAROT CARD: FORTUNE.
'The Wheel of Fortune (Fate).' Woodcut, French, 16th century.
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0104724
WHEEL OF FORTUNE.
Woodcut, 1534, by Georg Pencz.
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0130212
EGYPT: GRIFFIN FIGURE.
Glazed faience figure of the griffin of Nemesis, with its paw resting on the Wheel of Fate. Egypt, Roman period, probably 2nd century A.D.
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0351370
RUBENS: DESTINY OF MEDICI.
'The Destiny of Marie de Medici.' Oil on canvas by Peter Paul Rubens, from the Marie de Medici cycle, 1622-1625.
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0096426
ATALANTA AND MELEAGER.
Meleager's mother, Althaea, burns the brand. Copper engraving, Dutch, 18th century, after a painting by Charles Le Brun (1619-1690).
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0038317
JOHN HELD, JR: CARTOON, 1925.
'The Fate of the Cigarette Fiend.' Illustration, c1925, by John Held, Jr.
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0002349
THE PROPHET JOEL.
The prophet Joel warning the ungodly of thier fate. Cooper engraving, Dutch, 18th century.
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0283916
ART & ARCHITECTURE.
Entrance door of the south transept of St Peter's Cathedral, York, North Yorkshire. Detail. England, 13th-14th century. Full Credit: DEA / G. WRIGHT / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0104723
THE FATES.
The three Fates, Lachesis, Atropos, and Clotho. Woodcut, 1513, by Hans Baldung Grien.
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0617519
USA / TURKEY / ARMENIA.
'John Bull's dilemma' , Puck Magazine, 1895. The fate awaiting the Ottoman Empire's Christian communities was a common theme in the Western press, but this cartoon also points to the ambivalent role of Great Britain in this dynamic at the time of the Armenian massacres. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights
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0104729
WHEEL OF FORTUNE.
An astrological representation of the Wheel of Fortune, depicting Mars in the highest position, but with the sun, Venus, and Mercury on the rise. German woodcut, 1490.
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0618003
USA.
The 1900 Galveston Hurricane. 'Missed! A deaf looter at Galveston escapes temporarily a deserved fate', 1900. In fact there were looters and shootings after the hurricane, but this may be a posed image. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0104725
WHEEL OF FORTUNE.
Woodcut, 1534, by Georg Pencz.