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CONCERT, c1500.
Woodcut from Luigi Pulci's 'Driadeo d'Amore,' Venice, Italy, c1500.
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FLUTE, 1723.
Man playing a transverse flute. Copper engraving, 1723, by Arnold van Westerhout.
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CHERUB, 17th CENTURY.
Cherub playing a flute. Relief from the Basilica Santa Maria della Salute, 17th century.
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CHINA: PALACE CONCERT.
Ladies of the court performing a concert in the presence of a Chinese emperor. Detail of a painted silk scroll by an unidentified artist of the Sung Dynasty (960-1279), after a work of c970 by Chou Wen-Chu, court painter of Li Wu, last emperor of the Southern T'ang Dynasty.
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0041591
RECORDER, 1723.
Copper engraving, 1723, by Arnold van Westerhout.
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0055002
MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS.
A variety of ancient musical instruments. Stipple engraving, early 19th century.
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0168981
CHINESE WOMAN, 1934.
Princess Dan Pao-dschao, lady-in-waiting of the last empress of China, playing a flute. Photograph, 1934. Full credit: Walter Bosshard - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0087158
INDIA: SNAKE CHARMER, 1950.
Indian snake charmer with flute and cobra, 1950s.
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0104401
DOUBLE AULOS.
Man playing a double aulos, an ancient reed instrument. Copper engraving, 1723, by Arnold van Westerhout.
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FREDERICK II OF PRUSSIA
(Frederick the Great) leading a chamber concert at Sans Souci. Wood engraving, late 19th century, after Adolph von Menzel.
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0092033
BLACK MUSICIANS, 1879.
'There's music in the air.' A group of black musicians performing in the street in Atlanta, Georgia. Wood engraving, American, 1879, after Arthur Burdett Frost.
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EARLY CHRISTIAN MOSAIC.
Man playing flute to his dog. Mosaic from Monastery of Lady Mary, Beth-Shean, Israel, c567 AD.
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DOUBLE FLUTE.
A double-flute player of ancient Greece. Line engraving after an antique Greek vase.
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KUPECKY: FLUTE PLAYER.
A flutist playing the transverse flute. Oil on canvas by Jan Kupecky (1667-1740).
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HERBIE MANN.
Herbie Mann play (transverse) flute on stage , c.1971. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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ALBERT CAMUS.
French writer Albert Camus playing the transverse flute in Algiers, c. 1937. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0076801
KETTLE DRUMMER, 1568.
Woodcut, 1568, by Jost Amman.
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CONTINENTAL ARMY BAND.
Marching band in the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War. Colored engraving, c1850, by Karl Hermann Schmolze.
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0040619
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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0127304
COSSA: TRIUMPH OF VENUS.
'Allegory of April: The Triumph of Venus.' Detail from the fresco, c1470, by Francesco del Cossa, in the Palazzo Schifanoia in Ferrara, Italy.
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SIR HENRY UNTON
(c1557-1596). English soldier and diplomat. Presiding over a banquet in his home at Wadley House, Oxfordshire, accompanied by the performance of a masque. Oil on panel (detail), c1596, by an unknown artist.
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0036926
INDIAN CAVE ART.
A dancing girl and musicians. Painting from Ajanta Cave I, India, 5th-6th centuries.
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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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0104409
RECORDER, 1723.
Copper engraving, 1723, by Arnold van Westerhout.
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0097313
WOODWIND ENSEMBLE.
American photograph, early 20th century.
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0067045
NEGRO LIFE, c1850.
A white drummer and a black flutist busking in Charleston, South Carolina. Wood engraving, English, c1850.
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0019740
WATTEAU: PERFECT HARMONY.
Oil on canvas after Jean-Antoine Watteau, 18th century. RESTRICTED OUTSIDE US.
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HOGARTH: MUSICIAN, 1741.
'The Enraged Musician.' Steel engraving after the etching and engraving, 1741, by William Hogarth.
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0007351
FLAUTIST, 16th CENTURY.
German woodcut by Tobias Stimmer (1539-1584).
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OLIS: A MUSICAL PARTY.
Oil on wood by Jan Olis, 1633. RESTRICTED OUTSIDE US.
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NUDE AS ANCIENT MUSICIAN.
Nude posing as a double aulos player of ancient Greece. Photographed c1900.
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MUSICIANS, 1773.
Line engraving, English, 1773.
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INDIA: HINDU DIETIES.
A pair of Hindu dieties. Painted panel of a palanquin, from Benares, India, 19th century.
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ASIAN ART.
Crouching flutist, glazed terracotta statue, height 14 cm, China. Chinese Civilisation, Sui Dynasty, 6th-7th century. Full Credit: DEA PICTURE LIBRARY / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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FINE ART.
Joseph and Peter Schaffer, scenic design for the first act of the 1793 representation of the Magic Flute (1791) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791). Full Credit: DEA / A. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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TAHITI: MEN, c1890.
A group of young men photographed
c1890.
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MUSIC: DIXIE'S LAND, 1859.
Minstrel show walk-around on a broadside version of 'Dixie's Land,' written by Dan Emmett in 1859 for Bryant's Minstrels.
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0004957
FLUTE, 1723.
Man playing a transverse flute. Copper engraving, 1723, by Arnold van Westerhout.
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TRAVERSE FLUTE, c1720.
Line engraving by Johann Christoph Weigel of a musician playing a traverse flute, from Weigel's 'Musikalisches Theatrum,' Nuremberg, 1715-1725.
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KETTLE DRUMMER, 1568.
Woodcut, 1568, by Jost Amman.
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