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AUSTEN: EMMA, 1896.
'He stopped to look the question.' Illustration by Hugh Thomson for an 1896 edition of Jane Austen's 'Emma,' first published in 1815.
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LONGFELLOW: STANDISH, 1886.
'Why don't you speak for yourself, John?' Illustration of John Alden and Priscilla Mullens by Arthur I. Keller for 'The Courtship of Miles Standish,' by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1886.
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0433892
AD: FORMFIT BRA, 1959.
American advertisement for Formfit bra. Illustration, 1959.
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0266354
NAST: CHRISTMAS, 1882.
'Christmas Flirtation.' Engraving by Thomas Nast, 1882.
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0007843
GERMAN MINNESINGER, 14th C.
The minnesinger Markgraf Otto von Brandenburg, in an illumination from the early 14th century great Heidelberg Lieder manuscript.
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0123484
VERSAILLES: COURT LIFE.
Men and women socializing in a garden at the palace of Versailles, France, c1731. Mezzotint, German, 19th century, after a painting by Jean François de Troy.
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0267793
GOYA: THE PARASOL, 1777.
Cartoon painting by Francsico Goya, for the tapestry in the dining room of the Prado Palace in Madrid, Spain. Oil on linen, 1777. Full credit: Imagno - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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FASHION.
Miss Forzane, portrait by Talbot, Paris. Published in: BIZ 19/1912.
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0010692
GIBSON GIRLS, 1903.
'The Weaker Sex: The Hero...Discovered in the Act of Carrying on Two Conversations at a Time'. Pen-and-ink drawing, 1903, by Charles Dana Gibson.
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LONGFELLOW: STANDISH, 1886.
Priscilla Mullens wondering to John Alden why Miles Standish does not woo her himself. Engraving after George Henry Boughton (1833-1905) from a late 19th century edition of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's poem, 'The Courtship of Miles Standish.'
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0326169
LOVE: COUPLE ROWING, 1897.
'Going with the Stream.' Stereograph, 1897.
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YOUNG COUPLE, 1900.
'He: Darling, Let Us Sing,'I Will Love Thee Ever.'' Stereograph, American, 1900.
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FRANCIS I (1491-1547).
King of France, 1515-1547. Gravure after a painting by Jules Garnier, illustrating the play by Victor Hugo, 'The King Is Amused,' 1832, depicting the escapades of Francis I.
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DON JUAN.
Or Don Giovanni. Don Juan sets about the conquest of Zerlina, while Leporello leads away Mazetto, her fiancé: stipple engraving, 1825.
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POSTCARD: COUPLE.
A man looking for a flea on the leg of a woman, Brittany, France. Postcard, c1900-1910. Full credit: Bourgeron - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights r
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0112692
BELLE OF THE NINETIES, 1934.
Mae West and Johnny Mack Brown in a scene from the film 'Belle of the Nineties,' 1934.
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0008211
CLEOPATRA VII (69-30 B.C.).
Last Macedonian queen of Egypt. Cleopatra before Julius Caesar (100-44 B.C.). Steel engraving, 19th century, after the painting by Jean Leon Gerome.
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0010715
GIBSON GIRL, 1900.
'The race is not always to the beautiful.' Drawing, 1900, by Charles Dana Gibson.
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0126655
MIRROR CASE: LOVE.
Scenes of love and courtship on a carved mirror case. English, 13th-14th century.
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0003692
SILENT STILL: BATHERS.
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0015465
SILENT STILL: HAND KISSING.
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0325531
YOUNG COUPLE, 1900.
'He: Darling, Let Us Sing,'I Will Love Thee Ever.'' Stereograph, American, 1900.
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0057444
BALLROOM, 1760.
A ballroom in the year 1760. Wood engraving, English, 1848, after a painting by Abraham Solomon.
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0097803
SOCIETY BALL, c1900.
Illustration by Hal Hurst (1865-1938).
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0069702
GOETHE: WERTHER.
'Das Leiden des Jungen Werthers (The Sorrows of Young Werther),' by Johann von Goethe. Wood engraving, German, 19th century.
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0064010
CARAVAGGIO: FORTUNE TELLER.
'The Fortune Teller.' Oil on canvas, c1594-95, by Caravaggio (1573-1610).
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0030154
WATTEAU: FALSE STEP, c1717.
The False Step or, The Lucky Stumble. Oil on canvas by Antoine Watteau.
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0023044
GIFT OF A RING, c1290.
Illumination from Ormesby Psalter, English.
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0041293
ULYSSES AND THE SIRENS.
Ulysses, tied to the mast
of his ship, hears the music of the Sirens who lure sailors to their destruction. Line engraving, 16th century.
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0068819
BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706-1790).
American printer, publisher, scientist, inventor, statesman and diplomat. Franklin courting his future wife, Deborah Read: wood engraving, 1852.
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0010756
HEIDELBERG LIEDER.
The minnesinger Graf Kraft von Toggenburg in an illumination from the early 14th century great Heidelberg Lieder manuscript.
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0000169
SCHUTZENBERGER: CENTAURS.
'The Centaurs.' Oil on canvas by Louis Frederic Schutzenberger (1825-1903).
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0018198
SILENT FILM STILL: COUPLES.
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FILM STILL: EATING & DRINKING.
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0349708
LITERATURE & THE ARTS.
Title page of the 1902 edition of The king's sweetheart, by Honore de Balzac (1799-1850), illustrated by Leon Lebeque. Full credit: De Agostini Picture Library / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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ARCHAEOLOGY.
Greece - Attica - Athens. Aphrodite. Full Credit: DEA / G. BARONE / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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EASTER MORNING, 1898.
American cartoon, 1898, by Harrison Fisher.
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0048355
HOMER: THE ODYSSEY.
The Sirens singing to Odysseus, strapped to the mast, while his sailors, their ears stopped up with wax, row past. Line drawing, c1805, after the drawing by John Flaxman.
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0126989
COURTLY LOVE, c1410.
'The Offering of the Heart.' Flemish tapestry, c1410.
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SILENT FILM STILL: SPORTS.
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