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Virgin nursing the infant Christ on her lap

Virgin nursing the infant Christ on her lap

Marco Dente (Italian, Ravenna, active by 1515–died 1527 Rome)

The Virgin holding the infant Christ on her lap, an oval composition, after Reni

The Virgin holding the infant Christ on her lap, an oval composition, ...

Verso is not visible as print it laid to another sheet of paper. School of Guido Reni (Italian, Bologna 1575–1642 Bologna)

The Virgin seated with her head resting on her right hand, holding the sleeping infant Christ on her lap, after Reni

The Virgin seated with her head resting on her right hand, holding the...

After a painting by Reni. Verso is not visible as print is laid to another sheet of paper. Engraved by Jean Boulanger (French, Troyes 1608–ca. 1680 Paris)

The Virgin holding the infant Christ on her lap, after Reni

The Virgin holding the infant Christ on her lap, after Reni

After an etching by Reni originally in a circular composition. Verso is not visible as print is laid to another sheet of paper. Anonymous, 17th century

The Virgin seated with the infant Christ sleeping in her lap, in an oval frame, after Reni

The Virgin seated with the infant Christ sleeping in her lap, in an ov...

After a painting by Reni. Verso is not visible as print is laid to another sheet of paper. Engraved by Francois de Poilly (French, Abbeville 1623–1693 Paris)

The birth of the Virgin; woman seated with an infant in her lap, numerous women surrounding her, angels above, after Reni

The birth of the Virgin; woman seated with an infant in her lap, numer...

In reverse after a fresco by Reni in the Cappella dell'Annunziata, Quirinal Palace. Verso is not visible as print is laid to another sheet of paper. Engraved by Étienne Picart (French, 1632–1721)

Seated Woman with a Child on her Lap (Study for a Mystic Marriage of St. Catherine of Alexandria)

Seated Woman with a Child on her Lap (Study for a Mystic Marriage of S...

Étienne Parrocel (French, Avignon 1696–1776 Rouen)

Seated man with box in his lap, he rests his right elbow on a taller box

Seated man with box in his lap, he rests his right elbow on a taller b...

Edme Jeaurat (French, Vermenton 1688–1738 Paris)

'Gallant conversation' (Conversation galante): couples engage in conversation in a garden setting, at left a musician plays for the group, at right a woman holds a reclining lap dog

'Gallant conversation' (Conversation galante): couples engage in conve...

Jacques Philippe Le Bas (French, Paris 1707–1783 Paris)

The Virgin seated with the infant Christ sleeping in her lap, Saint Elizabeth at right, an oval composition, after Reni

The Virgin seated with the infant Christ sleeping in her lap, Saint El...

Verso is not visible as print it laid to another sheet of paper. Engraved by Robert Menageot (French, born Paris 1748)

A Woman Leaning on the Lap of a Seated Man

A Woman Leaning on the Lap of a Seated Man

After Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)

Portrait of Seated Man; Bust of Contemplative Dante; Child Leaning on a Woman's Lap (from Sketchbook)

Portrait of Seated Man; Bust of Contemplative Dante; Child Leaning on ...

Thomas Sully (American, Horncastle, Lincolnshire 1783–1872 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

A Seated Italian Shepherd with a Small Child on his lap; verso: A Southern Landscape with a Woman Carrying a Jar on her Head

A Seated Italian Shepherd with a Small Child on his lap; verso: A Sout...

Franz Theobald Horny (German, Weimar 1798–1824 Rome)

Glacier de Zermatt / lith. de Nicolet a Neuchâtel (Suisse) ; Bellannier in lap.

Glacier de Zermatt / lith. de Nicolet a Neuchâtel (Suisse) ; Bellannie...

Illus. in: Etudes sur les glaciers / Louis Agassiz. Neuchâtel : Jent et Gassman, 1840. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 219.

[Unidentified woman, about 20 years of age, three-quarter length portrait, three-quarters to the left, seated in chair beside small table with tablecloth, wearing bonnet and black lace gloves; hands in lap, one elbow on table on which there is a folded fan]

[Unidentified woman, about 20 years of age, three-quarter length portr...

Scratched on face of plate: 167. Scratched on back of plate: 48. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Produced by Mathew Brady's studio.

[Rufus Blakeman, half-length portrait, three-quarters to the right, facing front, hands folded in lap]

[Rufus Blakeman, half-length portrait, three-quarters to the right, fa...

Doctor and president of Fairfield County Medical Association, Greenfield, Connecticut. Identification from reproduction of photograph in New England Medical Monthly, May 1892, opposite page 374. Scratched on fa... more

[Unidentified woman, about 40 years of age, three-quarter length portrait, body to right, facing front, seated in upholstered chair, hands in lap]

[Unidentified woman, about 40 years of age, three-quarter length portr...

Scratched on face of plate: 141. Scratched on back of plate: 98; 190. Corners trimmed. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Produ... more

[Unidentified woman, about 65 years of age, three-quarter length portrait, nearly profile to the left, seated in chair by table, hands in lap, wearing cap and light gloves]

[Unidentified woman, about 65 years of age, three-quarter length portr...

Scratched on back of plate: 215. One corner trimmed. Hallmark: Rinhart 2. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Produced by Mathew... more

Dog lost! A Cuba lap dog, with long white curling hair,-- feet trimmed close,-- answers to the name of "Fancy." Whoever will return the same, or leave information with Mrs. Story, Broadway, Cambridgeport, or T. L. Turner, No. 63 Cambridge St. Bo

Dog lost! A Cuba lap dog, with long white curling hair,-- feet trimmed...

Reward. 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 60, Folder 27.

[Officer of the 57th Regiment sitting with a sword across his lap at opening to his tent, another officer sitting outside the tent, and a servant stands with a horse in the background]

[Officer of the 57th Regiment sitting with a sword across his lap at o...

Title devised by library staff. "249" and "283" written in pencil on verso. Purchase; Frances M. Fenton; 1944.

[Maj.-Gen. Joseph Hooker, half-length portrait, seated, facing left, arms resting on lap, wearing military uniform]

[Maj.-Gen. Joseph Hooker, half-length portrait, seated, facing left, a...

Title devised by Library staff. Exhibited: "With Malice Toward None : The Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Exhibition" at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 2009.

[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform with fork, knife, plate, and cup sitting on the floor and preparing to eat a slice of the apple on his lap]

[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform with fork, knife, plate, and cu...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Rinhart, no. 141. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2011; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Forms part of: L... more

[Captain William A. Hill of Company D, 4th Virginia Cavalry Regiment, with book on lap]

[Captain William A. Hill of Company D, 4th Virginia Cavalry Regiment, ...

Photo shows identified soldier. Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather; decorative diamond motif surrounded by scrolls design. Title on spine of book appears to be Literary history of the Bible. Written ... more

New York City - the third contest for the long-distance pedestrian championship for the world at Gilmore's Gardens, March 10th-15th [4 illustrations]:  Ennis...shakes hands with Rowell; Charles Rowell [head and shoulders]; Rowell running a lap...; and view of the track on Saturday afternoon with Rowell, Ennis and Harriman walking together]

New York City - the third contest for the long-distance pedestrian cha...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 48, no. 1226 (1879 Mar. 29), p. 49 (front page).

[Betty Reynolds with Doll on Lap]

[Betty Reynolds with Doll on Lap]

Thomas Eakins (American, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1844–1916 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

Actress seated with hands on lap, from the Actresses series (N664) promoting Old Fashion Fine Cut Tobacco

Actress seated with hands on lap, from the Actresses series (N664) pro...

Trade cards from the "Actresses" series (N664), issued 1888-90 to promote Old Fashion Fine Cut Tobacco.

Actress gazing down at lap, from the Actresses series (N664) promoting Old Fashion Fine Cut Tobacco

Actress gazing down at lap, from the Actresses series (N664) promoting...

Trade cards from the "Actresses" series (N664), issued 1888-90 to promote Old Fashion Fine Cut Tobacco.

Actress with long hair seated with flower on lap, from the Actresses series (N668)

Actress with long hair seated with flower on lap, from the Actresses s...

Trade cards from the "Actresses" series (N668), issued ca. 1888. The publisher is unknown.

Bill Lying on His Mother's Lap

Bill Lying on His Mother's Lap

Mary Cassatt (American, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1844–1926 Le Mesnil-Théribus, Oise)

Bruce flung himself on his knees and buried his face in her lap from "Clear as the Noon Day. [A tale.] ... Illustrated"

Bruce flung himself on his knees and buried his face in her lap from "...

This image has been taken from scan 000196 from "Clear as the Noon Day. [A tale.] ... Illustrated". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Libra... more

Indian puppies  - man holding 3 puppies on his lap

Indian puppies - man holding 3 puppies on his lap

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

[Elderly woman seated and reading a book with knitting in her lap] / H.L. Bundy, 1895.

[Elderly woman seated and reading a book with knitting in her lap] / H...

Photograph is possibly a silver gelatin or salt print. Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Artistic photographs collected by Frances Benjamin Johnston in the Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection. Gif... more

[Young African American woman, three-quarter length portrait, facing slightly right, with hands folded on her lap]

[Young African American woman, three-quarter length portrait, facing s...

Attribution to Askew from Photography on the color line. In album (disbound): Types of American Negroes, compiled and prepared by W.E.B. Du Bois, v. 1, no. 66. B&w copy prints for LOT 11930 are provided as surr... more

[Girl sitting cross-legged, book in her lap, looking at the camera] / EW.

[Girl sitting cross-legged, book in her lap, looking at the camera] / ...

Title devised by staff. FBJ label no. 123. Signed with photographer's monogram. Prior to 1901 photographer known as Eva Lawrence Watson. Forms part of: Artistic photographs collected by Frances Benjamin Johnsto... more

[Girl dressed in a pierrot costume with a small black dog on her lap]

[Girl dressed in a pierrot costume with a small black dog on her lap]

Title devised by Library staff. Photographer unidentified; possibly by Cox. Forms part of: Artistic photographs collected by Frances Benjamin Johnston in the Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection.

[Young fair haired girl seated with hands in her lap] / Huggins, ..., E. 39th St., N.Y.

[Young fair haired girl seated with hands in her lap] / Huggins, ..., ...

Title devised by staff. Text of Huggins' business card on verso. Signed on item. Forms part of: Artistic photographs collected by Frances Benjamin Johnston in the Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection. Published... more

[Girl in a plaid dress seated with a book in her lap] / MW.

[Girl in a plaid dress seated with a book in her lap] / MW.

Title devised. Signed with artist's monogram. Formerly filed in P&P LOT 3222. Forms part of: Artistic photographs collected by Frances Benjamin Johnston in the Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection. Gift; France... more

[Theodore Roosevelt, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing left, holding book in lap]

[Theodore Roosevelt, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing lef...

H20449 U.S. Copyright Office. Title devised by Library staff. No. 1. Copyright 1902 by Geo Prince. Similar image in LOT 11921 (LC-USZ62-92800).

[Scene from "Little Italy" showing child actress Helen Stevenson sitting on the lap of Frederic de Belleville]

[Scene from "Little Italy" showing child actress Helen Stevenson sitti...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. no. 4 in album of photographs. No. 13528.

President in doorway of West Divide Creek ranch house - "Skip" in lap

President in doorway of West Divide Creek ranch house - "Skip" in lap

H65333 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Copyright by Alexander Lambert.

[Woman (Beatrice Baxter Ruyl), in dress, with open book in lap, and hand to face, seated]

[Woman (Beatrice Baxter Ruyl), in dress, with open book in lap, and ha...

Published title: Portrait Lady seated. RPS, 3506 Image content features: MODEL Beatrice Baxter Ruyl; PROPS: books; PEOPLE women. Title and other data comes from a curatorial worksheet compiled at LC in 1992-93.... more

[Woman (Beatrice Baxter Ruyl), in dress with open book in lap and hands to face, seated]

[Woman (Beatrice Baxter Ruyl), in dress with open book in lap and hand...

Published title: Portrait Lady seated. Image content features: MODEL Beatrice Baxter Ruyl; PROPS Books; PEOPLE Women. Title and other data comes from a curatorial worksheet compiled at LC in 1992-93. Forms part... more

[George Foster Peabody, half-length portrait, sitting, facing front, with hands on lap]

[George Foster Peabody, half-length portrait, sitting, facing front, w...

H91350 U.S. Copyright Office. Title devised by Library staff. Copyright by Pach, N.Y.

[Agnes Lee, standing, with arm around older daughter, (Agnes Lee), seated, reading newspaper(?) on lap]

[Agnes Lee, standing, with arm around older daughter, (Agnes Lee), sea...

Layered mounts are top to bottom: cream & tan. Monogram on recto: "FHD 1909" red-orange, lower right. Image content features: MODELS Agnes Lee and Lee (older daughter); PEOPLE women, girls, families. Title and ... more

[Comical scene showing maid sitting on man's lap kissing him as his wife watches]

[Comical scene showing maid sitting on man's lap kissing him as his wi...

H100074 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by American Stereoscopic Co. No. A-66788.

[Cardinal Richelieu, full-length portrait, seated, facing front, with three kittens on his lap] / photo, T.W. Ingersoll, St. Paul.

[Cardinal Richelieu, full-length portrait, seated, facing front, with ...

H114825 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by T.W. Ingersoll, St. Paul. Reproduction of a painting by T.(?) Robert Henry.

[Theodore Roosevelt, three-quarter length portrait, sitting, holding a horse whip across his lap]

[Theodore Roosevelt, three-quarter length portrait, sitting, holding a...

Title devised by Library staff. Copyright 1908 by P. A. de Lazzlo.

[Booker T. Washington, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing slightly right with right hand in lap]

[Booker T. Washington, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing s...

H112033 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Waldon Fawcett.

Evelyn, a little native maid [seated in kitchen with basket on her lap]

Evelyn, a little native maid [seated in kitchen with basket on her lap...

J134378 U.S. Copyright Office Photo copyrighted by Jessie Tarbox Beals, N.Y.C. No. 6. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Maids; Kitchens.

[Down he tumbled, in a great fright directly into Petronella's lap!]

[Down he tumbled, in a great fright directly into Petronella's lap!]

(DLC/PP-1935:0022). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Pippa and Petronella" by Elizabeth Talbot Luke, St. Nicholas, 38:738 (June 1911).

He himself, would sit by the old Dutch housewives with a purring grimalkin on his lap

He himself, would sit by the old Dutch housewives with a purring grima...

"D1050" Verso. (DLC/PP-1935:0022). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "More than Conquerors: The Sunny Master of 'Sunnyside'" by Ariadne Gilbert, St. Nicholas, ... more

[Pearl White, 1889-1938, full length, seated behind steering wheel of an auto, with a pig on her lap, facing slightly right; in farm clothes]

[Pearl White, 1889-1938, full length, seated behind steering wheel of ...

J218248 U.S. Copyright Office. Photo by White Studio. No copyright renewal. No. 1. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Animals Pigs; Humor; Photog. Index; BI; Shelf.

American Red Cross - Soliciting Funds - Public Gatherings - Allen McMullen, trapper, riding down Broadway, New york City, with his dog team, on his last lap to City Hall from Albany, for the American Red Cross drive

American Red Cross - Soliciting Funds - Public Gatherings - Allen McMu...

Photographer: Paul Thompson American Red Cross - Soliciting Funds - Public Gatherings

Death with a Woman in His Lap (Tod Mit Frau Im Schoss)

Death with a Woman in His Lap (Tod Mit Frau Im Schoss)

Käthe Kollwitz (German, Kaliningrad (Königsberg) 1867–1945 Moritzburg)

[Vilhjalmur Stefansson, half-length portrait, sitting with hands across lap, facing front]

[Vilhjalmur Stefansson, half-length portrait, sitting with hands acros...

Title devised by Library staff. (DLC/PP-2000:112). Forms part of: Warren and Margot Coville collection (Library of Congress).

[African American woman seated, hands in lap]

[African American woman seated, hands in lap]

This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Aged; African American women; Master photog.; Shelf. Purchase; (DLC/PP-1934:137).

[Margaret Prosser's Clasped Hands in Lap]

[Margaret Prosser's Clasped Hands in Lap]

Alfred Stieglitz (American, Hoboken, New Jersey 1864–1946 New York)

[African American man, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing front, right hand holding cane, left hand on lap]

[African American man, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing f...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Roll, Jordan, Roll / Julia Peterkin and Doris Ulmann. New York : Robert O. Ballou, 1933, [p. 15].

[Woman holding child on her lap, Old Bight, Cat Island, Bahamas]

[Woman holding child on her lap, Old Bight, Cat Island, Bahamas]

Title devised by Library staff based on caption information and inventory lists. Photos taken during Lomax-Hurston-Barnicle recording expedition to Georgia, Florida, and the Bahamas. Handwritten on back: "unkno... more

The Last Lap, from Landing Spot to Storeroom in Labrador

The Last Lap, from Landing Spot to Storeroom in Labrador

Original Caption: Supplying remote weather station: The last lap, from landing spot to storeroom. (Indian House, Labrador) Administrative Records

Artwork: "Last Lap of a Long Trip" Artist: Henry Koehler

Artwork: "Last Lap of a Long Trip" Artist: Henry Koehler

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files