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ELLIS ISLAND: MAN, 1909.
Portrait of Peter Meyer, a Danish man at Ellis Island. Photograph by Augustus Sherman, 1909.
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0039588
EDWARD (1330-1376).
Prince of Wales, known as 'the Black Prince.' Gilt-copper tomb effigy in Canterbury Cathedral.
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0268948
LACEWORK, 16th CENTURY.
Italian gold thread lacework design depicting the cypher and arms of Henry III of France, 16th century.
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0029515
KING PHILIP IV OF FRANCE
(1268-1314). Known as Philip the Fair. King of France, 1284-1314. The Prince of Wales (later King Edward II of England) paying homage to King Philip IV of France in 1304. French ms. illumination, c1420.
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0077545
FRENCH IN ALGERIA, 1830.
The landing of French troops at Sidi Ferruch, near Algiers, 14 June 1830: contemporary lithograph.
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0077546
FRENCH IN ALGERIA, 1830.
Capture of the coastal fortress at Algiers by French forces, 4 July 1830: contemporary colored etching.
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0126901
CHARLES V OF FRANCE
(1337-1380). Also called Charles the Wise. Stone statue of Charles V as Saint Louis, c1390.
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0127100
LOUIS XIV (1638-1715).
King of France, 1643-1715. Louis XIV kneeling in a chapel. French painting, 17th century.
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0042498
ORLEANS SIEGE.
French assault on the ramparts of Orleans, May 8, 1429.
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0103605
CLOVIS I (c466-511).
Baptism of Clovis I in 496 A.D. Illumination from the 'Great Chronicles of France,' 15th century.
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0081379
CHARLES de GAULLE
(1890-1970). French soldier and statesman. After French elections President de Gaulle speaks near Paris, 16 June 1965.
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0082275
FRANCO-AMERICAN ALLIANCE.
A French allegory of the 1778 alliance between France, represented by King Louis XVI, and the United States, personified by Benjamin Franklin and George Washington during the American Revolutionary War. Contemporary aquatint by Antoine Sergent.
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0126966
SAVONNERIE CARPET, c1750.
Savonnerie carpet. French, wool, Louis XV style, c1750.
17'9" x 20'.
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0266224
FRENCH REVOLUTION.
English engraving, 1889, commemorating the centenary of the French Revolution.
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0021151
KING CHARLES V OF FRANCE.
King Charles V of France receives Holy Roman Emperor Charles IV in Paris. French manuscript illumination, 14th century.
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0322778
BOY SCOUTS, 1924.
American Boy Scouts presenting a decorative wreath in memory of Calvin Coolidge, Jr., who had died two days previous. Photograph, 9 July 1924.
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0021381
LOUIS IX (1214-1270).
Also known as Saint Louis. King of France, 1226-1270. Embarking on a crusade. French ms. illumination, 15th century.
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0080804
PRINTER'S DEVICE, 1514.
Device used by Jacques Jacon, 1514.
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0123750
FRANKLIN AT VERSAILLES.
Benjamin Franklin's first audience before King Louis XVI of France at the palace of Versailles, 20 March 1778. Chromolithograph, American, c1903.
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0029516
KING LOUIS VIII (1187-1226).
The coronation of King Louis VIII of France and Blanche of Castile in Reims Cathedral, 1223.
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0019453
KING EDWARD I (1239-1307).
King of England, 1272-1307. Edward I of England doing homage to Philip the Fair of France in 1286. Manuscript illumination by Jean Fouquet, 1455-1460, from the 'Grandes Chroniques de France.'
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0094642
OXFORD: COAT OF ARMS.
Coat of arms of Trinity College, Oxford University, Oxford, England. Wood engraving, English, c1885.
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0052702
COMPASS, 1600.
A Compass from William Gilbert's 'De Magnete.' Woodcut, London, 1600.
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0126865
PHILIP II OF FRANCE
(1165-1223). Known as Philip Augustus. King of France, 1180-1223. Seal, c1200.
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0359758
ART & ARCHITECTURE.
Study for a doorway of the Quirinale Palace, drawing by Jacopo da Vignola (1507-1573), engraving published in 1648. Italy, 17th century. Full Credit: De Agostini Picture Library / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0362218
ART & ARCHITECTURE.
Majolica-enamelled tiles, Villa d'Este (UNESCO World Heritage List, 2001), Tivoli, Lazio, Italy. Full Credit: De Agostini / W. Buss / Granger, NYC -- All righ
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0052288
PAPER: WATERMARK, c1690.
One of the early watermarks of William Rittenhouse, a fleur de lis bearing on its face a clover leaf, the town shield of Germantown, Pennsylavnia, where his mill was located.
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0127481
SONG OF ROLAND, 778 A.D.
Roland, Charlemagne's nephew and the favorite of his twelve paladins, attacked with other Frankish forces (right) at Roncesvalles in the Pyrenees in 778 A.D., the basis of the epic 'Chanson de Roland.' Illumination from an edition of the 'Grandes Chroniques de France,' printed at Paris by Antoine Verard, 1493.
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0051901
LOUIS XIV (1638-1715).
King of France, 1643-1715. Oil on canvas by Hyacinthe Rigaud, 1701.
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0175861
SICILIAN QUILT, c1395.
A quilted linen coverlet with embroidered scenes from the legend of Tristan and Isolde, Sicilian, c1395. Detail shows an Irish warrior with a horse and a fleur-de-lis shield on a boat being rowed by a page.
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0058548
LOUIS XV (1710-1774).
King of France, 1715-1774. Oil on canvas, 1730, by Hyacinthe Rigaud.
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0021385
KING LOUIS XI OF FRANCE.
(1423-1483). King of France, 1461-83, and his court. French manuscript illumination, 15th century.
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0068808
HENRY II (1519-1559).
King of France, 1547-1559. Line engraving, French, 18th century.
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0040244
HEIDELBERG LIEDER, 14th C.
The Baron of Rietenburg and his page in an illumination from the early 14th century great Heidelberg Lieder ms.
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0165634
ITALIAN COIN: FLORIN.
A florin, gold coin of the Republic of Florence, Italy, with fleur de lis design, 14th-15th century.
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0127271
MARIE ANTOINETTE: BOOK.
Cover of a book belonging to Marie Antoinette, with her coat of arms, 18th century.
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0021431
KING PHILIP II AUGUSTUS
(1165-1223) King of France, 1180-1223. The coronation of Philip Augustus, heir apparent of King Louis VII, by the Archbishop of Reims in 1179. French miniature, c1450.
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0067039
CONCERT, 15th CENTURY.
Manuscript illumination by Georges Trubert, late 15th century, from a breviary of Rene II, Duke of Lorraine.
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0117144
CHARLES V OF FRANCE
(1337-1380). Also called Charles the Wise. Stone statue of Charles V as Saint Louis, c1390.
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0001811
WAR OF SPANISH SUCCESSION.
The Battle of Schellenberg, Liechtenstein, 1704. Wood engraving, English, 19th century.
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