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Landscape with a house on cliffs

Landscape with a house on cliffs

Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London)

River Landscape with Rocky Cliffs

River Landscape with Rocky Cliffs

Roelant Roghman (Dutch, Amsterdam 1627–1692 Amsterdam)

[Wild boars running, on cliffs, and near pine trees]

[Wild boars running, on cliffs, and near pine trees]

Title devised by Library staff, other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Ehon shahōbukuro : Illustrated book of bag of painted treasures... More

The political cartoon, for the year 1775

The political cartoon, for the year 1775

Mansfield drives an open coach carrying George III and North toward a cliff. North looks on with approval -- only Chatham and Camden try to stop the coach. Across the waters America burns. Courtesy of Boston Pu... More

[Cliffs at Saint Mary Bay, Nova Scotia]

[Cliffs at Saint Mary Bay, Nova Scotia]

Prints show a ship approaching cliffs on the right, passing between cliffs at entrance of the "Grand Passage," and passing cliffs on the left, at Saint Mary Bay, Nova Scotia. Title devised by Library staff. Ill... More

[Views from offshore of islands, cliffs, and capes in the Bay of Fundy]

[Views from offshore of islands, cliffs, and capes in the Bay of Fundy...

Prints show distant views of Isle Haute and cliffs at the Chignecto Isthmus, the Minas Basin, Cape Blowmedown, and Cape Split, Nova Scotia, with ships passing in the foreground. Title devised by Library staff. ... More

Grand Passage in the Bay Fundy, on the western shore of Nova Scotia

Grand Passage in the Bay Fundy, on the western shore of Nova Scotia

Print shows ships passing cliffs at the entrance to the Grand Passage of the Bay of Fundy along the western shore of Nova Scotia. Title from item. Illus. in: The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the R... More

[Views from offshore of islands, cliffs, and capes in the Bay of Fundy]

[Views from offshore of islands, cliffs, and capes in the Bay of Fundy...

Prints show distant views of Isle Haute and cliffs at the Chignecto Isthmus, Cape Dore, Cape Baptist and the Minas Basin, Cape Blowmedown, and Cape Split, Nova Scotia, with ships passing in the foreground. Titl... More

[Views from offshore of islands in the Bay of Fundy and the entrance to the Saint John River on the mainland]

[Views from offshore of islands in the Bay of Fundy and the entrance t...

Prints show distant views of The Wolves, a cluster of islands off New Brunswick in the Bay of Fundy, Grand Manan Island, and the entrance to the Saint John River, with ships passing in the foreground. Title dev... More

The north point of Grandmanan Island in the Bay Fundy bearing E.N.E. distant two leagues

The north point of Grandmanan Island in the Bay Fundy bearing E.N.E. d...

Print shows ships passing cliffs at the north point of Grand Manan Island, New Brunswick. Title from item. Illus. in: The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of Great Britain, by Joseph F.... More

A view of the entrance of Petit Passage

A view of the entrance of Petit Passage

Print shows ships passing cliffs at the entrance to the Petit Passage near Digby Neck, Nova Scotia. Title from item. Illus. in: The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of Great Britain, by... More

A view of the entrance of the gut of Annapolis Royal

A view of the entrance of the gut of Annapolis Royal

Print shows distant view of cliffs at the entrance to Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, with ships in the foreground. Title from item. Illus. in: The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of Gre... More

View of a pass over the South Mountains from York Town to Carlisle / Bedwell delt. ; [Thackara sc.]

View of a pass over the South Mountains from York Town to Carlisle / B...

Title from item. Illus. in: The Columbian magazine, or, Monthly miscellany. Philadelphia : Printed for Seddon, Spotswood, Cist, and Trenchard, 1788 May, opp. p. 236. Fielding, 1570 Published in: The American Re... More

Cumberland
Boats Moored Near Cliffs of Dover

Boats Moored Near Cliffs of Dover

T. H. Yudin (British (?), 19th century)

Gotenyama no umemi

Gotenyama no umemi

Print shows two women and a child with a telescope viewing plum blossoms from the edge of a cliff on the coast. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in... More

Falls of Niagara. View of the great pitch taken from below, see Foresters, a poem

Falls of Niagara. View of the great pitch taken from below, see Forest...

Drawing shows great volumes of water cascading over a cliff as seen from below at Niagara Falls. Title from item. See: "The Foresters : A poem descriptive of a pedestrian journey to the falls of Niagara, in the... More

The pigs possessed - or - the Broadbottom'd litter running headlong into ye sea of perdition

The pigs possessed - or - the Broadbottom'd litter running headlong in...

George III, as a farmer in a smock, drives his pigs, now very plump, out of his farmyard and down a cliff into a turbulent sea. They have burst through a rotten paling; the foremost are struggling in huge waves... More

At Mullet Hall, Clarendon

At Mullet Hall, Clarendon

Drawing shows a man wading in a river (?) surrounded by tall cliffs. Title from item. Unpublished finding aid, Drawings of Jamaica by William Berryman, available in LC Prints & Photographs Reading Room.

Drawing, plate 8 from an original drawing by Gaspar Poussin in the collection of Benjamin West Esqr. P.R.A. / Wm. Charles fecit.

Drawing, plate 8 from an original drawing by Gaspar Poussin in the col...

Print shows a man sitting on rocks of a cliff with waterfalls in a wilderness landscape. Title from item.

View of the great pitch taken from below Barralet delt. from a sketch by A. Wilson ; engraved by George Cooke

View of the great pitch taken from below Barralet delt. from a sketch ...

Print shows great volumes of water cascading over a cliff as seen from below, at Niagara Falls. Title from item. Illus from: The Port Folio / Oliver Oldschool, Esq. Philadelphia, Pa. : The Editor and Asbury Dic... More

Paper mill at Hodgskintown near New Haven

Paper mill at Hodgskintown near New Haven

Landscape drawing showing small paper mill beside stream with cliffs in the background, near New Haven, Connecticut. Title inscribed from item. Philadelphia Print Shop Inventory, no. 89. (DLC/PP-1995:140.89) Fo... More

Hadley's Falls / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by J.R. Smith ; finished by J. Hill.

Hadley's Falls / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by J.R. Smith ; finis...

Print shows a view of the Hudson River at Hadley's Falls where it passes through forested cliffs, near Jessups Landing in Corinth, New York; also shows two people on the far left enjoying the scenery. Title fro... More

Rapids above Hadleys Falls / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill.

Rapids above Hadleys Falls / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hil...

Print shows a view of rapids on the Hudson River with cliffs along one side; also shows a man fishing off a bank in the foreground. Title from item. No. 4 of the Hudson River Port Folio. Stamped lower right: Ma... More

Palisades / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill.

Palisades / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill.

Print shows a view of the Palisades rising up on the New Jersey side of the Hudson River, as seen from the river, with sailboats and a northbound side wheeler steamship, possibly carrying tourists, passing by t... More

Kōyō saruhashi no zu

Kōyō saruhashi no zu

Print shows steep cliffs with a bridge spanning the chasm above an inlet, with view of full moon between the cliffs. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialis... More

Sunshū sattatōge

Sunshū sattatōge

Print shows waves crashing on rocks at the base of a cliff on the coast, with ships in the background. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06.... More

Cliffs of Malbec at Mont-Dore, the Auvergne

Cliffs of Malbec at Mont-Dore, the Auvergne

Théodore Rousseau (French, Paris 1812–1867 Barbizon)

Hakone

Hakone

Print shows travelers on the mountain pass at the Hakone station on the Tōkaidō Road. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series:... More

Yui no zu

Yui no zu

Print shows a man, on a mountain pass at the Yui station on the Tōkaidō Road, carrying a long box over his shoulder, looking back through clouds at travelers standing on a cliff above the sea with sailboats and... More

Das sah der Blitzschwab, und er ging ganz stät hinterrücks auf ihn zu und sagte: "Frisch gewagt ist halb geschwommen," und gab ihm einen Stoss, dass er, plumpf! drunten lag

Das sah der Blitzschwab, und er ging ganz stät hinterrücks auf ihn zu ...

Illustration for a story showing the seven adventurous Swabians coming to the edge of an embankment, possibly along a river, where one gets a push over the edge. Title from item. Illus. from: Volksbücher. 7 / H... More

Cliffs
Seascape with three pinnacles

Seascape with three pinnacles

Print shows three tall columns of rock rising from the sea just off shore, with large cliffs dominating the coastline. Title devised by Library staff. Stamped in lower left: From the file of James F. Queen arti... More

Honmoku kara no Fuji [o nozomu]

Honmoku kara no Fuji [o nozomu]

Print shows a view of Mount Fuji from across a bay with sailboat; tree studded cliff in the foreground. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06... More

Yui

Yui

Print shows travelers on a street at the Yui station on the Tōkaidō Road, with cliffs and view of the sea in the background. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print s... More

High fall on the Catskills / from nature by "James Queen" draughtsman for P.S. Duvals Lithographic Establ.

High fall on the Catskills / from nature by "James Queen" draughtsman ...

Drawing shows water cascading over cliffs at the Kaaterskill Falls in the Catskill Mountains in New York. Title from item. Stamped in lower left: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:... More

Trees near a precipice

Trees near a precipice

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left: 1850. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the ... More