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SEWING MACHINE, c1853.
Seamstress with an 1853 model Grover and Baker industrial sewing machine. Oil over Daguerreotype, American, c1853.
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JOHN WITHERSPOON
(1723-1794). American Presbyterian clergyman. Line and stipple engraving, 19th century, after a painting by Charles Willson Peale.
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0120681
TZ'U HSI (1835-1908).
Empress dowager of China, 1875-1908. Painting, 1903-04, by Katherine Augusta Carl, with an elaborate wooden frame designed by the Empress herself.
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0023773
BOUCHER: SPRING, 1755.
Francois Boucher: Spring. Oil on panel, 1755.
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0070382
FREDERICK NORTH (1732-1792).
2nd Earl of Guilford. English statesman. Pastel by Nathaniel Dance.
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0029860
MARY, QUEEN OF SCOTS
(1542-87). Miniature by W. Bone.
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0177286
DER K?NSTLER FERNANDO BOTERO AM DONNERSTAG IN Z?RICH VOR DER VERNISSAGE SEINER AUSSTELLUNG 'FERNANDO BOTERO.
Der Knstler Fernando Botero am Donnerstag (02.10.08) in Zrich vor der Vernissage seiner Ausstellung 'Fernando Botero - The Circus' in der Galerie Gmurzynska. Foto: Christian Lanz/People-Press.ch. Full credit: ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All ri
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0085341
DEGENERATE ART, 1937.
Pieces from the Nazi-curated traveling exhibition, 'Degenerate Art,' (Entartete Kunst), at its second stop at the Haus der Kunst, Berlin, Germany. Photographed 24 February 1938.
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0010711
MASSACHUSETTS MILL GIRL.
A Massachusetts mill girl beside a Fales and Jenks spinning frame, c1845. Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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CHARLES TOWNSHEND
(1725-1767). English statesman and soldier: colored English engraving, c1766.
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0184712
NANNY AND CHILD, c1855.
A slave woman holding a white child. Hand-tinted ambrotype, c1855.
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INFANT, c1855.
Full-length portrait of an unidentified child. Daguerreotype, c1855, with brass frame.
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0027639
LAJOS KOSSUTH (1802-1892).
Hungarian patriot and statesman. Photographed in Cincinnati, Ohio, in 1852 during his exile in America.
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0020104
DANTE ALIGHIERI (1265-1321).
Italian poet. Allegorical portrait of Dante by a painter of the Florentine school, 16th century.
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0142530
FREDERICK IX.
king Frederick IX of Denmark in the late 60's (behing him, a painting of Christian X riding horse). Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All right
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0267834
HERMANN GÖRING (1893-1946).
German Nazi party leader. Looking at a painting, possibly stolen. Photograph, c1940. Full credit: Tal - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights
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0029476
ASTRONOMERS, 1493.
Italian astronomers with their instruments. Woodcut from Anianus' 'Compotus', Rome, 1493.
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0047294
CARTOON: GEORGE IV, 1820.
Reflection (To be, or not to be?). Cartoon, 1820, by Robert Cruickshank showing King George IV of England unpleasantly surprised to find the reflection of his wife, Queen Caroline, who refused to give up the crown.
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0021357
MOLIERE (1622-1673).
Pseudonym of Jean Baptiste Poquelin. French actor and playwright. Oil on canvas by Pierre Mignard.
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0113816
JOHN LAURENS (1754-1782).
American Revolutionary officer. Miniature painting, 18th century.
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0050365
ISAAC OLIVER (c1565-1617).
English painter of French extraction. Self-portrait, miniature on vellum, c1590.
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0023454
JUEL: LANDSCAPE, 1787.
Jens Juel. Canvas, c1787.
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FRIEDENSREICH HUNDERTWASSER (1928-2000).
Painter architect Basel Switzerland 1989. Photographed by Horst Tappe.
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0165295
RICHARD SEEWALD (1889-1976).
Painter writer Ronco / Ascona Switzerland 1966. Photographed by Horst Tappe.
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0042796
ARKWRIGHT'S SPINNING FRAME.
Sir Richard Arkwright's spinning frame, patented in 1769, the first machine capable of producing cotton thread of the firmness and hardness required in the warp. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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0009473
ELIZABETH BLACKWELL
(1821-1910) at age 38, after a drawing by the Countess de Charnacee.
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0049616
JAMES GILLRAY (1756-1815).
English caricaturist. Miniature attributed to himself.
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0131706
VIRGINIA CONVENTION, 1829.
James Madison addressing the Virginia Constitutional Convention at Richmond, 1829-1830. Contemporary oil painting by George Catlin.
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0023003
FREDERICK DOUGLASS
(c1817-1895). American abolitionist. Daguerreotype, c1855.
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0115712
SAMUEL FINLEY BREESE MORSE
(1791-1872). American artist and inventor. Daguerreotype, c1845.
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0040589
JEAN PHILIPPE RAMEAU
(1683-1764). French composer and music theorist. Copper engraving, 1762, by Augustin de Saint-Aubin after a bust, 1760, by Jean-Jacques Caffieri.
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0041547
JULIA (c.80-54 B.C.).
Daughter of Julius Caesar and wife of Pompey the Great. Aquatint, English, 18th century.
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0046806
MAGRITTE: LANDSCAPE.
'The Delights of the Landscape.' Painting by René Magritte, 1928. EDITORIAL USE ONLY.
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0020767
ROBERT ADAM (1728-1792).
Scottish architect. Medallion by James Tassie.
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0023775
BOUCHER: SUMMER, 1755.
Francois Boucher: Summer. Oil on panel, 1755.
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0122223
CHINA: JADEITE PALETTE.
Jadeite palette in the form of a double gourd, suspended from a wooden frame, from the imperial summer palace during the reign of K'ang Hsi. Ching Dynasty, 1661-1722.
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0287221
ART & ARCHITECTURE.
Judas hanging himself, fresco, by Giovanni Canavesio, 1491, in the Notre-Dame des Fontaines Chapel, La Brigue. France, 15th century. Full Credit: DEA / S. VANNINI / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0274520
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Italy, Veneto, Oderzo, Detail of Mosaic floor depicting hare hunting scenes from the Gasparinetti collection 2nd Century A.D, Museo Civico Archeologico 'Eno Bellis' (Archaeological Museum), Roman art. Full Credit: DEA / A. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0009358
GALILEO GALILEI (1564-1642).
Italian mathematician, astronomer and physicist. Line engraving, 1624, by Ottavio Leoni.
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0078843
WOMEN OF ANCIENT GREECE
performing household chores. Wood engraving, late 19th century.
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