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Portrait Busts of Two Women

Two bust-length portraits of young women, possibly sisters, within an oval surrounded by a printed brown line. Drawn on stone by James Archer (British, Edinburgh, Scotland 1823–1904 Halsemere, Surrey)

An Interior View of the New York Crystal Palace

Drawn and lithographed by Charles Parsons (American (born England), Hampshire 1821–1910 New York)

Cutter Yacht "Scud" of Philadelphia – Modelled by Robert L. Stevens, Esq.

Drawn by Charles Parsons (American (born England), Hampshire 1821–1910 New York)

Papilio Erithonius from The Butterflies and Moths of America Part 1

Louis Prang & Co. (Boston, Massachusetts)

Callithea Sapphira from The Butterflies and Moths of America Part 1

Louis Prang & Co. (Boston, Massachusetts)

Junionia Orithyia from The Butterflies and Moths of America Part 1

Louis Prang & Co. (Boston, Massachusetts)

An Englishman at Mabille (Un Anglais à Mabille), from Galerie pour Rire, no. 34

After Gustave Doré (French, Strasbourg 1832–1883 Paris)

Skating in Central Park, New York

Winslow Homer (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1836–1910 Prouts Neck, Maine)

The Smoke Signal

Frederic Remington (American, Canton, New York 1861–1909 Ridgefield, Connecticut)

Holly from Autumn Leaves Part 2

Louis Prang & Co. (Boston, Massachusetts)

The Dark Veinlet from The Butterflies and Moths of America Part 3

Louis Prang & Co. (Boston, Massachusetts)

Arctia Virgo from The Butterflies and Moths of America Part 5

Louis Prang & Co. (Boston, Massachusetts)

The Splendid Naval Triumph on the Mississippi, April 24th, 1862: Destruction of the Rebel Gunboats, Rams, and Iron Clad Batteries by the Union Fleet under Flag Officer Farragut

Gaining control of the Mississippi River and Confederate trade were key Union goals from the start of the Civil War, and led President Lincoln to declare a blockade of Southern ports in April 1861. This print r... more

Life in Camp, Part 1: Surgeon's Call

Winslow Homer (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1836–1910 Prouts Neck, Maine)

Life in Camp, Part 1: Late for Roll Call

Winslow Homer (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1836–1910 Prouts Neck, Maine)

Life in Camp, Part 2: Teamster

In 1864 Homer designed two series of lithographed collectors’ cards titled Life in Camp. This card shows a rider accompanying covered wagons drawn by teams of horses, part of the network necessary to keep the t... more

Life in Camp, Part 1: Riding on a Rail

Winslow Homer (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1836–1910 Prouts Neck, Maine)

Life in Camp, Part 1: Hard Tack

Winslow Homer (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1836–1910 Prouts Neck, Maine)

Life in Camp, Part 1: Tossing in a Blanket

Winslow Homer (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1836–1910 Prouts Neck, Maine)

Life in Camp, Part 2: Our Special

In 1864 Homer designed two series of lithographed collectors’ cards titled Life in Camp. Unlike his wartime images for Harper’s Weekly, the artist felt free to inject humor into these miniature comments on army... more

Life in Camp, Part 1: Stuck in the Mud

Winslow Homer (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1836–1910 Prouts Neck, Maine)

Life in Camp, Part 1: Building Castles

Winslow Homer (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1836–1910 Prouts Neck, Maine)

Life in Camp, Part 2: The Girl He Left Behind

In 1864 Homer designed two series of lithographed collectors’ cards titled Life in Camp. By 1864 the war was entering its final months, and this young woman seems to expect her soldier sweetheart to return soon... more

Charity

Freeman Gage Delamotte (British, Sandhurst 1813/14–1862 London)

Faith

Freeman Gage Delamotte (British, Sandhurst 1813/14–1862 London)

Life in Camp, Part 2: Extra Ration

In 1864 Homer designed two series of lithographed collectors’ cards titled Life in Camp. Unlike his wartime images for Harper’s Weekly, the artist felt free to inject humor into these miniature comments on army... more

Life in Camp, Part 2: Fording

In 1864 Homer designed two series of lithographed collectors’ cards titled Life in Camp. Unlike his wartime images for Harper’s Weekly, the artist felt free to inject humor into these miniature comments on army... more

Life in Camp, Part 1: Upset His Coffee

Winslow Homer (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1836–1910 Prouts Neck, Maine)

Life in Camp, Part 1: A Shell is Coming

Winslow Homer (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1836–1910 Prouts Neck, Maine)

Life in Camp, Part 1: An Unwelcome Visit

Winslow Homer (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1836–1910 Prouts Neck, Maine)

Life in Camp, Part 1: Water Call

Winslow Homer (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1836–1910 Prouts Neck, Maine)

Life in Camp, Part 2: Drummer

In 1864 Homer designed two series of lithographed collectors’ cards titled Life in Camp. Unlike his wartime images for Harper’s Weekly, the artist felt free to inject humor into these miniature comments on army... more

Life in Camp, Part 2: A Deserter

In 1864 Homer designed two series of lithographed collectors’ cards titled Life in Camp. Unlike his wartime images for Harper’s Weekly, the artist felt free to inject humor into these miniature comments on army... more

Life in Camp, Part 2: In the Trenches

In 1864 Homer designed two series of lithographed collectors’ cards titled Life in Camp. Subjects include the daily realties that were part of army life. Here, an African American worker constructs a trench, se... more

Hope

Freeman Gage Delamotte (British, Sandhurst 1813/14–1862 London)

Life in Camp, Part 2: Good Bye

In 1864 Homer designed two series of lithographed collectors’ cards titled Life in Camp. Unlike his wartime images for Harper’s Weekly, the artist felt free to inject humor into these miniature comments on army... more

Life in Camp, Part 2: The Rifle Pit

In 1864 Homer designed two series of lithographed collectors’ cards titled Life in Camp. Unlike his wartime images for Harper’s Weekly, the artist felt free to inject humor into these miniature comments on army... more

Life in Camp, Part 2: Home on Furlough

In 1864 Homer designed two series of lithographed collectors’ cards titled Life in Camp. Unlike his wartime images for Harper’s Weekly, the artist felt free to inject humor into these miniature comments on army... more

Life in Camp, Part 2: In the Trenches; Good Bye; Fording; Extra Ration; The Field Barber; The Girl He Left Behind Him; Drummer; A Deserter; Home on Furlough; The Rifle Pit; Teamster; Our Special

In 1864 Homer designed two series of lithographed collectors’ cards titled Life in Camp for the Boston publisher Louis Prang & Co. Unlike his serious war-time images for Harper’s Weekly, the artist felt free to... more

Life in Camp, Part 2: The Field Barber

In 1864 Homer designed two series of lithographed collectors’ cards titled Life in Camp. Unlike his wartime images for Harper’s Weekly, the artist felt free to inject humor into these miniature comments on army... more

Life in Camp, Part 1: The Guard House

Winslow Homer (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1836–1910 Prouts Neck, Maine)

Songs of Shakespeare

One page of this lovely illustrated book is devoted to a song from A Midsummer Night’s Dream (act 2, scene 2) crooned by Titania’s fairy attendants to lull their queen to sleep. Hedgehogs, spotted snakes, newts... more

Scenes from the Winter's Tale

Imitating Greek vase painting, the elaborate colored lithographs in this volume illustrate Shakespeare's "Winter's Tale." The images were a joint effort with figures by Warren and the ornamental borders by Jone... more

A Gallery at the Gymnasium (Un galerie au gymnase)

Édouard Vuillard (French, Cuiseaux 1868–1940 La Baule)

A Symphony (from "Vanity Fair")

Caricatue of Whistler published in "Vanity Fair" January 12, 1878, with text clipped from magazine "Men of the Day–No. CLXX." Sir Leslie Ward ["Spy"] (British, 1851–1922)

Landscape

Félix Bracquemond (French, Paris 1833–1914 Sèvres)

Arabia, from the Natives in Costume series (N16) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Natives in Costume" series (N16), issued in 1886 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

Hindustan, from the Natives in Costume series (N16) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Natives in Costume" series (N16), issued in 1886 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

From the Girls and Children series (N65) promoting Richmond Gem Cigarettes for Allen & Ginter brand tobacco products

Trade cards from the "Girls and Children" series (N65), issued ca. 1886 to promote Virginia Brights, Richmond Gem, Richmond Straight Cut No. 1, and Opera Puffs Cigarettes, all distributed by Allen & Ginter Toba... more

Circassia, from the Natives in Costume series (N16) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Natives in Costume" series (N16), issued in 1886 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

From the Girls and Children series (N64) promoting Virginia Brights Cigarettes for Allen & Ginter brand tobacco products

Trade cards from the "Girls and Children" series (N64), issued in 1886 to promote Virginia Brights Cigarettes distributed by Allen & Ginter. This series was printed with blank card versos. Issued by Allen &... more

Portugal, from the Natives in Costume series (N16) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Natives in Costume" series (N16), issued in 1886 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

Dahomey, from the Natives in Costume series (N16) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Natives in Costume" series (N16), issued in 1886 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

Serbia, from the Natives in Costume series (N16) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Natives in Costume" series (N16), issued in 1886 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

From the Girls and Children series (N64) promoting Virginia Brights Cigarettes for Allen & Ginter brand tobacco products

Trade cards from the "Girls and Children" series (N64), issued in 1886 to promote Virginia Brights Cigarettes distributed by Allen & Ginter. This series was printed with blank card versos. Issued by Allen &... more

Nubia, from the Natives in Costume series (N16) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Natives in Costume" series (N16), issued in 1886 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

Egypt, from the Natives in Costume series (N16) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Natives in Costume" series (N16), issued in 1886 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

From the Girls and Children series (N64) promoting Virginia Brights Cigarettes for Allen & Ginter brand tobacco products

Trade cards from the "Girls and Children" series (N64), issued in 1886 to promote Virginia Brights Cigarettes distributed by Allen & Ginter. This series was printed with blank card versos. Issued by Allen &... more

From the Girls and Children series (N64) promoting Virginia Brights Cigarettes for Allen & Ginter brand tobacco products

Trade cards from the "Girls and Children" series (N64), issued in 1886 to promote Virginia Brights Cigarettes distributed by Allen & Ginter. This series was printed with blank card versos. Issued by Allen &... more

England, from the Natives in Costume series (N16) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Natives in Costume" series (N16), issued in 1886 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

From the Girls and Children series (N64) promoting Virginia Brights Cigarettes for Allen & Ginter brand tobacco products

Trade cards from the "Girls and Children" series (N64), issued in 1886 to promote Virginia Brights Cigarettes distributed by Allen & Ginter. This series was printed with blank card versos. Issued by Allen &... more

Holland, from the Natives in Costume series (N16) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Natives in Costume" series (N16), issued in 1886 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

From the Girls and Children series (N64) promoting Virginia Brights Cigarettes for Allen & Ginter brand tobacco products

Trade cards from the "Girls and Children" series (N64), issued in 1886 to promote Virginia Brights Cigarettes distributed by Allen & Ginter. This series was printed with blank card versos. Issued by Allen &... more

Canada, from the Natives in Costume series (N16) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Natives in Costume" series (N16), issued in 1886 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

South Africa (Boer), from the Natives in Costume series (N16) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Natives in Costume" series (N16), issued in 1886 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

From the Girls and Children series (N64) promoting Virginia Brights Cigarettes for Allen & Ginter brand tobacco products

Trade cards from the "Girls and Children" series (N64), issued in 1886 to promote Virginia Brights Cigarettes distributed by Allen & Ginter. This series was printed with blank card versos. Issued by Allen &... more

From the Girls and Children series (N64) promoting Virginia Brights Cigarettes for Allen & Ginter brand tobacco products

Trade cards from the "Girls and Children" series (N64), issued in 1886 to promote Virginia Brights Cigarettes distributed by Allen & Ginter. This series was printed with blank card versos. Issued by Allen &... more

From the Girls and Children series (N64) promoting Virginia Brights Cigarettes for Allen & Ginter brand tobacco products

Trade cards from the "Girls and Children" series (N64), issued in 1886 to promote Virginia Brights Cigarettes distributed by Allen & Ginter. This series was printed with blank card versos. Issued by Allen &... more

Madagascar, from the Natives in Costume series (N16) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Natives in Costume" series (N16), issued in 1886 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

From the Girls and Children series (N64) promoting Virginia Brights Cigarettes for Allen & Ginter brand tobacco products

Trade cards from the "Girls and Children" series (N64), issued in 1886 to promote Virginia Brights Cigarettes distributed by Allen & Ginter. This series was printed with blank card versos. Issued by Allen &... more

From the Girls and Children series (N64) promoting Virginia Brights Cigarettes for Allen & Ginter brand tobacco products

Trade cards from the "Girls and Children" series (N64), issued in 1886 to promote Virginia Brights Cigarettes distributed by Allen & Ginter. This series was printed with blank card versos. Issued by Allen &... more

From the Girls and Children series (N64) promoting Virginia Brights Cigarettes for Allen & Ginter brand tobacco products

Trade cards from the "Girls and Children" series (N64), issued in 1886 to promote Virginia Brights Cigarettes distributed by Allen & Ginter. This series was printed with blank card versos. Issued by Allen &... more

From the Girls and Children series (N64) promoting Virginia Brights Cigarettes for Allen & Ginter brand tobacco products

Trade cards from the "Girls and Children" series (N64), issued in 1886 to promote Virginia Brights Cigarettes distributed by Allen & Ginter. This series was printed with blank card versos. Issued by Allen &... more

From the Girls and Children series (N64) promoting Virginia Brights Cigarettes for Allen & Ginter brand tobacco products

Trade cards from the "Girls and Children" series (N64), issued in 1886 to promote Virginia Brights Cigarettes distributed by Allen & Ginter. This series was printed with blank card versos. Issued by Allen &... more

Annam, from the Natives in Costume series (N16) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Natives in Costume" series (N16), issued in 1886 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

From the Girls and Children series (N64) promoting Virginia Brights Cigarettes for Allen & Ginter brand tobacco products

Trade cards from the "Girls and Children" series (N64), issued in 1886 to promote Virginia Brights Cigarettes distributed by Allen & Ginter. This series was printed with blank card versos. Issued by Allen &... more

Brazil, from the Natives in Costume series (N16) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Natives in Costume" series (N16), issued in 1886 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

From the Girls and Children series (N65) promoting Richmond Gem Cigarettes for Allen & Ginter brand tobacco products

Trade cards from the "Girls and Children" series (N65), issued ca. 1886 to promote Virginia Brights, Richmond Gem, Richmond Straight Cut No. 1, and Opera Puffs Cigarettes, all distributed by Allen & Ginter Toba... more

From the Girls and Children series (N64) promoting Virginia Brights Cigarettes for Allen & Ginter brand tobacco products

Trade cards from the "Girls and Children" series (N64), issued in 1886 to promote Virginia Brights Cigarettes distributed by Allen & Ginter. This series was printed with blank card versos. Issued by Allen &... more

Tripoli, from the Natives in Costume series (N16) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Natives in Costume" series (N16), issued in 1886 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

Germany, from the Natives in Costume series (N16) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Natives in Costume" series (N16), issued in 1886 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

Ceylon, from the Natives in Costume series (N16) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Natives in Costume" series (N16), issued in 1886 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

From the Girls and Children series (N64) promoting Virginia Brights Cigarettes for Allen & Ginter brand tobacco products

Trade cards from the "Girls and Children" series (N64), issued in 1886 to promote Virginia Brights Cigarettes distributed by Allen & Ginter. This series was printed with blank card versos. Issued by Allen &... more

From the Girls and Children series (N64) promoting Virginia Brights Cigarettes for Allen & Ginter brand tobacco products

Trade cards from the "Girls and Children" series (N64), issued in 1886 to promote Virginia Brights Cigarettes distributed by Allen & Ginter. This series was printed with blank card versos. Issued by Allen &... more

From the Girls and Children series (N64) promoting Virginia Brights Cigarettes for Allen & Ginter brand tobacco products

Trade cards from the "Girls and Children" series (N64), issued in 1886 to promote Virginia Brights Cigarettes distributed by Allen & Ginter. This series was printed with blank card versos. Issued by Allen &... more

Switzerland, from the Natives in Costume series (N16) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Natives in Costume" series (N16), issued in 1886 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

Tartary, from the Natives in Costume series (N16) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Natives in Costume" series (N16), issued in 1886 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

From the Girls and Children series (N64) promoting Virginia Brights Cigarettes for Allen & Ginter brand tobacco products

Trade cards from the "Girls and Children" series (N64), issued in 1886 to promote Virginia Brights Cigarettes distributed by Allen & Ginter. This series was printed with blank card versos. Issued by Allen &... more

Mexico, from the Natives in Costume series (N16) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Trade cards from the "Natives in Costume" series (N16), issued in 1886 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)