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Kyaku no haori o motsu yūjo

Kyaku no haori o motsu yūjo

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: vertical Oban Nishikie diptych. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

A view of Fort McHenry, and the entrance of the harbour of Baltimore / drawn from nature & sc. by Richd. Harrison.

A view of Fort McHenry, and the entrance of the harbour of Baltimore /...

Print shows a pastoral scene at the entrance to the harbor at Baltimore with Fort McHenry on the left and some people enjoying the scenery on the right.

Swisserland /

Swisserland /

Relief shown by hachures. From Pinkerton's modern atlas, from the latest and best authorities, exhibiting the various divisions of the world : with its chief empires, kingdoms and states...1818. In upper margin... more

Tatsu no koku asa itsustsu tsuruya uchi kashiku

Tatsu no koku asa itsustsu tsuruya uchi kashiku

Print shows Kashiku of Tsuru-ya, a courtesan, looking into a mirror that is hanging in an open window, reflecting clients arriving or departing at the front gate. Title and other descriptive information compile... more

Plan of Charlestown peninsula in the state of Massachusetts /

Plan of Charlestown peninsula in the state of Massachusetts /

General map showing selected lots, buildings, and names of landowners. Relief shown by hachures. Includes index of selected buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ... more

Hanashobu ni nadeshiko

Hanashobu ni nadeshiko

Print shows two flower pots, one with irises and the other is the pink nadeshiko flower.

Nakamaru matsue no keisei miyako

Nakamaru matsue no keisei miyako

Print shows the actor Nakamura Matsue in an onnagata role as the keisei (courtesan) Miyako, standing at a gate in the wall around a city, beating a small drum. Title and other descriptive information compiled b... more

James Monroe to James Madison, July 23, 1818.

James Monroe to James Madison, July 23, 1818.

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

Edo musashi abumi

Edo musashi abumi

Print shows a saddle and stirrups. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Santo no uchi : The three capitals. Format: Shikis... more

[Farm scene showing house, animals, people working]

[Farm scene showing house, animals, people working]

Woodcut by John Aikin. Illus. in: The Calendar of Nature, frontis. New York, 1818. Reference copy may be in LOT 4393 A. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Rural ... more

View of Algiers from the Sea

View of Algiers from the Sea

Aquatnint by L. Clark after drawing by Henry Parice. Illus. in: Pananti, Narrative of a Residence in Algiers (1818). Reference copy may be in LOT 4702A. This record contains unverified, old data from caption ca... more

James Monroe to James Madison, October 5, 1818.

James Monroe to James Madison, October 5, 1818.

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

Chōchin o motsu onna

Chōchin o motsu onna

Print shows a woman, full-length, standing, carrying a paper lantern. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: vertical Oban Nishikie d... more

Orders and regulations for the Port of New-York ... Harbour Master's Office. New York, May 20th, 1818. [New York] Birch & Kelley, Printers, No. 15 Rose-street [1818].

Orders and regulations for the Port of New-York ... Harbour Master's O...

Imprint 3.; Port of New York. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 1... more

A German mountebank blowing his own trumpet at a Dutch concert of 500 piano fortes!! / Yedis, invt. ; G. Cruikshank, fect.

A German mountebank blowing his own trumpet at a Dutch concert of 500 ...

"Logier, the music-master, is delivering one of his musical lectures with demonstrations by his pupils..." (Source: George); with integral text leaf. The title continues: or A natural [followed by A natural in ... more

James Chauncey to Benjamin W. Crowninshield, July 20, 1818. Recommendation of James Leander Cathcart.

James Chauncey to Benjamin W. Crowninshield, July 20, 1818. Recommenda...

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

A happy dance for Europe

A happy dance for Europe

Napoleon is pushed and dragged by two winged devils into the flames of Hell, while a fantastic serpent encircles his body and darts fangs towards his face. They are surrounded by clouds and a chain of littel da... more

The freedom of election or hunt-ing for popularity and plumpers for Maxwell / [I. R.] Cruikshank, delt. & fect.

The freedom of election or hunt-ing for popularity and plumpers for Ma...

Print shows two candidates in the Westminster election, Henry Hunt and Murray Maxwell, addressing a crowd (Source: George) Catalogue of Political and Personal Satires preserved in the Department of Prints and D... more

Ryū ko niban

Ryū ko niban

Print shows a woman playing a koto with a dragon curled around her. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Format: double sheet Shikishi Ni... more

Tanzaku o motsu yūjo

Tanzaku o motsu yūjo

Print shows a courtesan seated with her back against a writing desk, holding a slip of paper (tanzaku) with a poem written on it. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo pr... more

The Logierian system, or unveiling the new light to ye musical world!! With the discovery of a general thoro' base [altered to bass]discord in the old school / Desigd by P H-- ; G. Cruikshank, fect.

The Logierian system, or unveiling the new light to ye musical world!!...

"Logier, with two supporters, stands on a platform, drawing aside a curtain from irradiated woman's head, with classical features and a laurel wreath..." (Source: George)

... The Report. The committee appointed "to see if the town will apply to the justices of the Court of sessions to have a building erected in this town to be used by the County as a House of correction, or adopt any other measures that may tend

... The Report. The committee appointed "to see if the town will apply...

Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 26, Folder 17.

Hōjō Yasutoki

Hōjō Yasutoki

Print shows the warrior Hōjō, Yasutoki sitting on a raised platform with three warriors seated before him; a servant presents a raised tray to the three warriors. Title and other descriptive information compile... more

[1st] Seal of the State of Illinois

[1st] Seal of the State of Illinois

Facsimile of woodcut. Illus. in: Illinois Blue Book, 1907, p. 528. Ref. copy may be in LOT 4389 C. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Daimonjiya uchi ichimoto

Daimonjiya uchi ichimoto

Print shows Ichimoto of Daimonji-ya, a courtesan, full-length portrait, standing, looking to the right, wearing many hairpins and a kimono with a fish design.

Kudō (suketsune) no isyō

Kudō (suketsune) no isyō

Print shows a kimono as though someone has just stepped out of it. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Soga bantsuzuki : ... more

Takuhatsusō to araihari wo suru onna

Takuhatsusō to araihari wo suru onna

Print shows a woman with long strips of cloth in a large wooden tray, from a kimono that has been taken apart for cleaning, she is preparing them to be either washed or dried and stretched; another woman standi... more

Mount Auburn Cemetery--Monument to Judge Story [and map of the cemetery, Boston, Mass.]

Mount Auburn Cemetery--Monument to Judge Story [and map of the cemeter...

Copyright by R. Martin. Illus. in: Mount Auburn Cemetery illustrated, frontispiece.

Shya

Shya

Print shows a man, standing, holding a large bow and an arrow.

Dandies dressing / I. R. Cruikshank fect.

Dandies dressing / I. R. Cruikshank fect.

Six men dressing in grotesque attire. Forms part of : British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress)

To the honorable the Legislature of the State of New-Jersey. The petition of the subscribers, several of whom are owners of fisheries upon the river Delaware, in said state, respectfully sheweth ... January 21st, 1818.

To the honorable the Legislature of the State of New-Jersey. The petit...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 99, Folder 17.

The heroe of New Orleans battle of the memorable 8th January 1815 - composed ... by P. Laroque

The heroe of New Orleans battle of the memorable 8th January 1815 - co...

Print shows a music sheet cover depicting Andrew Jackson, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left.

Thomas Jefferson to James Madison, April 11, 1818.

Thomas Jefferson to James Madison, April 11, 1818.

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

The state of Georgia.

The state of Georgia.

Relief shown pictorially. "Gridley, sc." From: Carey's General atlas, 1818. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. LC Trails, 42 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Division orders. First Division- Canton, January 26, 1818.

Division orders. First Division- Canton, January 26, 1818.

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 52, Folder 1.

Nanadaime ichikawa danjūrō no ebiza ko no ju

Nanadaime ichikawa danjūrō no ebiza ko no ju

Print shows the actor Ichikawa Danjūrō VII, full-length, sitting on a bench, wearing geta, facing right, holding a pipe, in the role Konoju of Ebiza. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibun... more

Ryōgoku no hanabi

Ryōgoku no hanabi

Print shows a woman, full-length portrait, standing, facing left, holding folded papers, possibly a letter, with wall-hanging showing scene of fireworks bursting above a bridge.

Map of the United States of America : with the contiguous British and Spanish possessions /

Map of the United States of America : with the contiguous British and ...

Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridians: London and Washington. Second state. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset of the West Indies. LC copy of eastern h... more

Iwai hanshirō

Iwai hanshirō

Print shows the actor Iwai Hanshirō portraying a woman dressed as a wandering monk. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: vertical O... more

Bandō Mitsugorō no satsuma nokami tadanori

Bandō Mitsugorō no satsuma nokami tadanori

Print shows the actor Bandō Mitsugorō riding a horse. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Format: vertical Oban Nishikie. Forms part of:... more

James Madison to P. Minor, May, 1818.

James Madison to P. Minor, May, 1818.

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

Yuki no ashita

Yuki no ashita

Print shows an upper class woman standing near a well and two women, possibly servants, getting water at the well. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists... more

Ichikawa ebijūrō no sangobei

Ichikawa ebijūrō no sangobei

Print shows actor Ichikawa Ebijūrō, full-length, seated on floor with shamisen at his feet, holding a fan in right hand, in the role of Sasano Sangobei. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichi... more

Caleidoscope-mania

Caleidoscope-mania

Woman and 2 men looking through caleidoscopes sold by street vendor; invented by Dr. David Brewster in 1817. Hand colored engraving published by S.W. Fores. Forms part of :British Cartoon Prints Collection (Li... more

A map of Brazil, now called New Portugal.

A map of Brazil, now called New Portugal.

Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on cloth backing.

A. C. Cazenove to James Madison, July 16, 1818.

A. C. Cazenove to James Madison, July 16, 1818.

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

Nihonzutsumi no rakugan tamaya uchi Tamagushi

Nihonzutsumi no rakugan tamaya uchi Tamagushi

Print shows Tamagushi, a courtesan, full-length portrait, with several hairpins, seated, reading a scroll; picture hanging on the wall above her shows geese descending on the Nihon embankment. Title and other d... more

Ume saku(?) niwa

Ume saku(?) niwa

Print shows several people walking in a garden among blossoming plum trees, also, on the left, a building with thatched-roof. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print ... more

Joseph Milligan to James Madison, October 30, 1818.

Joseph Milligan to James Madison, October 30, 1818.

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

Obituary notice. Died at Quincy, the 28th October, 1818, Mrs. Abigail Adams, consort of the Hon. John Adams late president of the United States. [n. p. 1818].

Obituary notice. Died at Quincy, the 28th October, 1818, Mrs. Abigail ...

On verso: Transfer. Shaw Papers. Manuscript Div. 8 June 1951. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection... more

[Returning from the boar-hunt] / Ridinger pinx ; Anderson sc.

[Returning from the boar-hunt] / Ridinger pinx ; Anderson sc.

Print shows a man holding a large pike, standing among his hunting dogs in a wooded area, with several dead animals around them, a large wild boar among them. Title from online source. Gift; Sylvester Rosa Koehler.

Onoe kikugoro no ōboshi yuranosuke

Onoe kikugoro no ōboshi yuranosuke

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: one panel of a vertical Oban Nishikie triptych. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (L... more

Kayoikomachi no mitate

Kayoikomachi no mitate

Print shows Komachi, full-length, standing, facing right, with another woman standing behind her carrying a long box or portfolio. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo p... more

Bandō mitsugorō no tokubei

Bandō mitsugorō no tokubei

Print shows the actor Bandō Mitsugorō portraying Tokubei holding a shrine marker(?). Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: probably ... more

Hitsuji kuramae hachiman

Hitsuji kuramae hachiman

Print shows two travelers, full-length, standing in front of a shrine with a large picture of a ram on it; page patterned with blossoms. Attributed to: Gakutei Harunobu. Title and other descriptive information ... more

Kukimanjiya uchi Takimoto

Kukimanjiya uchi Takimoto

Print shows the courtesan Takimoto, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly left, wearing colorful kimono with rooster design, and with many hairpins, holding a small child. Title and other descriptive ... more

Seki sanjūrō no ukai kujūrō

Seki sanjūrō no ukai kujūrō

Print shows Seki Sanjūrō, an actor, full-length portrait, standing, facing left, in front of a folding screen. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in ... more

Fugu no bijin to kurage no tomo

Fugu no bijin to kurage no tomo

Print shows a courtesan followed by a suitor offering her a gift. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Format: Shikishi Nishikie Surimono... more

Chōchi o motsu onna

Chōchi o motsu onna

Print shows a woman, full-length portrait, standing, facing right, carrying a paper lantern. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the ... more

Kawa de no sentaku

Kawa de no sentaku

Print shows four women at river's edge washing clothes; one woman has pulled out a piece of cloth which a crab has caught hold of, attracting the attention of a young child who dashes toward the water. Title an... more

Architectural drawing for alterations to a church ("St. John's Church"), Washington, D.C. Section

Architectural drawing for alterations to a church ("St. John's Church"...

Working drawing showing church as section. UNIT title devised. Drawing not signed; attribution based on provenance. Date from information in P&P Curatorial Files. Church originally designed by Latrobe. Forms pa... more

Fuji no hachiue

Fuji no hachiue

Print shows two flower pots, one with wisteria and the other is a small flower with pink blossoms.

Oiran

Oiran

Print shows an oiran, a high-class courtesan, full-length portrait, standing, facing left. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Format: S... more