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Antonio da Trento - [Man seated, seen from behind]

Antonio da Trento - [Man seated, seen from behind]

Print shows a man, possibly Narcissus, seated on a rock in a glade, turned away from a woman, possibly Echo. Title from Graphic sampler / compiled by Renata V. Shaw, Prints and Photographs Division. Washington ... More

Dies, 16th century

Dies, 16th century

Print portrays the mythological story of Icarus showing him falling from the sky over a large river. Includes four lines of verse.

Jason returning with the golden fleece / AA [monogram of Andrea Andreani] in Mantoua 160.

Jason returning with the golden fleece / AA [monogram of Andrea Andrea...

Print showing Jason wearing armor and holding sword in right hand, returning to his ship on the left with right arm raised and carrying the golden fleece over his left arm. Title from Graphic sampler / compiled... More

[Paris receiving the golden apple from Hermes]

[Paris receiving the golden apple from Hermes]

The subject of this drawing is Hermes handing the golden apple of the Hesperides to Paris, who is to judge the greatest beauty among the goddesses Athena, Aphrodite, and Hera. In return for judging Aphrodite t... More

[Paris and Oenone]. Book illustration from Library of Congress

[Paris and Oenone]. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Inscribed in ink on the tree: "ENONE." Van Dijsel (or Van Duyselen) Collection. Title, date, subject, and physical description devised by Diane de Grazia, 2014. Acquisition source unknown. Jacob de Wit's art wa... More

Salomon Gessner - Leda and the swan S. Gessner inv. et f

Salomon Gessner - Leda and the swan S. Gessner inv. et f

Print shows scene from Greek myth of Leda with Zeus in the form of a swan. Title devised by Library staff.

Vienna. Temple of Theseus

Vienna. Temple of Theseus

Statue of soldier slaying centaur. In album: Genoa, Pisa, Nice, Avignon, Parma, Milan, Verona, Vienna, p. 141. No. 275.

Julia Margaret Cameron - Vivian and Merlin / Julia Margaret Cameron.

Julia Margaret Cameron - Vivian and Merlin / Julia Margaret Cameron.

Photo shows woman touching beard of man with long white hair. Illustration for Tennyson's "Idylls of the King." Title written in ink on mount. Signed on mount: From life, registered photograph copyright, Julia ... More

The Christ-child and Hans Trapp

The Christ-child and Hans Trapp

Print showing a young woman, dressed in white and wearing a crown of lighted candles, entering a house through a window, ringing a bell and carrying treats for a mother and her children but behind her is a man ... More

Thor

Thor

Print showing Thor, in the sky, weilding an iron hammer while riding in a chariot being pulled by rams. Illus. in: Harper's New Monthly Magazine, 1873 Jan. Article title: Christmas Throughout Christendom. Title... More

The picture gallery - Print, Library of Congress collection

The picture gallery - Print, Library of Congress collection

13280 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-... More

K of P. record certificate

K of P. record certificate

38613 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-... More

Kayuzue / kōshohei, Shigenobu Yanagawa

Kayuzue / kōshohei, Shigenobu Yanagawa

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. From the series: Kotobuki goban no uchi : Five legendary tales. Format: Shikishi Nishikie Surimono. ... More

Brosius and Bell

Brosius and Bell

Persistent URL: digital.lib.muohio.edu/u?/tradecards,3236 ( http://digital.lib.muohio.edu/u?/tradecards,3236 ) .. Subject (TGM): Animal teams; Birds; Pigeons; Doves; Angels; Cupids; Shoes; Chariots; Carts... More

Ama no iwato

Ama no iwato

Print shows a woman, possibly Countess Kami dancing on an overturned washtub with a group of gods facing her and a large fire behind her; in the background a warrior (Tajikara-o(?)) moves the stone gate to the ... More

Lyric poetry; Uriel / H.O. Walker, artist.

Lyric poetry; Uriel / H.O. Walker, artist.

Photo of mural in the Library of Congress Jefferson Building depicting the angel Uriel, seated on rock. Copley print copyright 1899 by Curits & Cameron.

Lyric poetry; Ganymede / H.O. Walker, artist.

Lyric poetry; Ganymede / H.O. Walker, artist.

Photo of mural in the Library of Congress Jefferson Building depicting Ganymede being carried off by Jupiter in the form of an eagle. Copyley print copyright 1899 by Curtis & Cameron.

Lyric poetry; Adonis / H.O. Walker, artist.

Lyric poetry; Adonis / H.O. Walker, artist.

Photo of mural in the Library of Congress Jefferson Building depicting the dead body of Adonis lying naked on a rock in the forest. Painting copyright 1899 by H.O. Walker, artist. Copley print copyright 1899 by... More

Lyric poetry; Endymion / H.O. Walker, artist.

Lyric poetry; Endymion / H.O. Walker, artist.

Photo of mural in the Library of Congress Jefferson Building depicting Endymion asleep on a mountain. Copley print copyright 1899 by Curtis & Cameron.

Rembrandt van Rijn - Danae

Rembrandt van Rijn - Danae

Date based on Detroit, Thistle Publications (1912). Photograph of painting at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Detroit Publishing Co. no. M433. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Pierre Puvis de Chavannes - A vision of antiquity

Pierre Puvis de Chavannes - A vision of antiquity

Title based on negative D416-807. Photograph of a painting signed "P.C. Puvis de Chavannes." Detroit Publishing Co. no. 050395. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Narcisse Virgile Diaz de la Pena - Venus and Cupid

Narcisse Virgile Diaz de la Pena - Venus and Cupid

Title and date from Detroit, Thistle Publications (1912). Photograph of a painting signed "N. Diaz, 1847." "Duplicate" and "McC 52 [...]" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 048034. Gift; State Historical S... More

Auguste Rodin - Orpheus and Eurydice

Auguste Rodin - Orpheus and Eurydice

Photograph of a sculpture by Auguste Rodin at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Detroit Publishing Co. no. M563. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

William Morris Hunt - The flight of night

William Morris Hunt - The flight of night

"McC 1041" on transparency. Photograph of a painting. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 050299. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Pierre Puvis de Chavannes - A vision of antiquity

Pierre Puvis de Chavannes - A vision of antiquity

Title from jacket. Photograph of a painting signed P. Puvis de Chavannes. "From 050395" on transparency. Listed in Detroit, Thistle Publications (1912). Detroit Publishing Co. no. M 807. Gift; State Historical ... More

Danae
William Morris Hunt - The flight of night

William Morris Hunt - The flight of night

Title based on transparency D415-50299. "M 271" on transparency. Photograph of a painting. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 050299. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

At Nero's feast (Ursus rescuing Lygia from Vinicius)

At Nero's feast (Ursus rescuing Lygia from Vinicius)

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Mantegazza, G., artist.... More

George Romney - Lady Hamilton as Daphne

George Romney - Lady Hamilton as Daphne

Photograph of a painting by George Romney at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Detroit Publishing Co. nos. M 432 and 22286. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The judgment of Paris

The judgment of Paris

Title from jacket. Paris offering golden apple to goddess with bulls in background. "M 837" on transparency. Photograph of painting signed "E.R. Menard, 1909." Detroit Publishing Co. no. 48250. Gift; State Hist... More

Our emblematic pythian knighthood

Our emblematic pythian knighthood

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Adams, Joseph, copyrigh... More

"Now will you believe me?" / L.M. Glackens.

"Now will you believe me?" / L.M. Glackens.

Illustration shows a young boy showing his younger siblings a Santa Claus suit in a wardrobe to convince them that Santa Claus does not exist.

Edward S. Curtis - Qagyuhl village at Fort Rupert

Edward S. Curtis - Qagyuhl village at Fort Rupert

Totem pole commemorating a Tsimshian family towers over the village of Tsahes, Vancouver Island. J197483 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from: The North American Indian. Curtis no. 3576. Forms part of: Edward S. C... More

[Reproduction of print showing Cosmic ash tree]

[Reproduction of print showing Cosmic ash tree]

Photograph of 19th century engraving of the Yggdrasil from Finn Magnusen, Eddalaren. On slide : Red seal sticker. Possibly photographed by Frances Benjamin Johnston. Title and date information provided by Sam W... More

Title Page of "Horseshoe Crab's Crown"

Title Page of "Horseshoe Crab's Crown"

The title page shows the Great Turtle, the creation myth of the Lenape people; the indigenous tribe to New York. These myths inspired Horseshoe Crab’s journey as she lends her back to the “re”creation of the ... More

[Leopards and bacchantes in torch procession to water with Pan in background]

[Leopards and bacchantes in torch procession to water with Pan in back...

Title devised by cataloger. Gift; Mrs. Peter Grant; 1940; (DLC/PP-1940:008). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published as border for: "Bacchus is Gone" by Harvey Allen, Li... More

Creation (1931)

Creation (1931)

Title from Kislak Collection guide. Watercolor painted by Diego Rivera in San Francisco, Calif. during the summer of 1931, originally commissioned to illustrate a never-published English translation of the Popo... More

Human sacrifice before Tohil

Human sacrifice before Tohil

Title from Kislak Collection guide. Watercolor painted by Diego Rivera in San Francisco, Calif. during the summer of 1931, originally commissioned to illustrate a never-published English translation of the Popo... More

Visitors partaking in the main attraction at the Fountain of Youth in St. Augustine, Florida

Visitors partaking in the main attraction at the Fountain of Youth in ...

Persistent URL: floridamemory.com/items/show/245333 ( http://floridamemory.com/items/show/245333 ) ..Local call number: JJS0352..Title: Visitors partaking in the main attraction at the Fountain of Youth in St. ... More

Order of Myths, Mardi Gras, Mobile, Alabama

Order of Myths, Mardi Gras, Mobile, Alabama

The Order of Myths, Mobile's first and oldest Mardi Gras society, also remains one of its most secretive. The OOMs (Double-Ohh Mms) was founded in 1867, one year after Joe Cain's fateful first ride through the ... More

Order of Myths, Mobile's first and oldest Mardi Gras society, Mobile, Alabama

Order of Myths, Mobile's first and oldest Mardi Gras society, Mobile, ...

One of Mobile's most secretive, the OOMs (Double-Ohh-Mms) secret society was founded in 1867, one year after Joe Cain's fateful first ride through the streets of Mobile in the guise of Chief Slacabamorinico, an... More

Order of Myths, Mobile's first and oldest Mardi Gras society, Mobile, Alabama

Order of Myths, Mobile's first and oldest Mardi Gras society, Mobile, ...

One of Mobile's most secretive, the OOMs (Double-Ohh-Mms) secret society was founded in 1867, one year after Joe Cain's fateful first ride through the streets of Mobile in the guise of Chief Slacabamorinico, an... More

Order of Myths, Mobile's first and oldest Mardi Gras society, Mobile, Alabama

Order of Myths, Mobile's first and oldest Mardi Gras society, Mobile, ...

One of Mobile's most secretive, the OOMs (Double-Ohh-Mms) secret society was founded in 1867, one year after Joe Cain's fateful first ride through the streets of Mobile in the guise of Chief Slacabamorinico, an... More

Page Cunningham poses pretty at the OOMs (Order of the Myths) Sunday Party in Mobile, Alabama

Page Cunningham poses pretty at the OOMs (Order of the Myths) Sunday P...

Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The George F. Landegger Collection of Alabama Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Phot... More

Order of Myths, Mardi Gras, Mobile, Alabama

Order of Myths, Mardi Gras, Mobile, Alabama

The Order of Myths, Mobile's first and oldest Mardi Gras society, also remains one of its most secretive. The OOMs (Double-Ohh Mms) was founded in 1867, one year after Joe Cain's fateful first ride through the ... More

Order of Myths, Mobile's first and oldest Mardi Gras society, Mobile, Alabama

Order of Myths, Mobile's first and oldest Mardi Gras society, Mobile, ...

One of Mobile's most secretive, the OOMs (Double-Ohh-Mms) secret society was founded in 1867, one year after Joe Cain's fateful first ride through the streets of Mobile in the guise of Chief Slacabamorinico, an... More

Order of Myths, Mobile's first and oldest Mardi Gras society, Mobile, Alabama

Order of Myths, Mobile's first and oldest Mardi Gras society, Mobile, ...

One of Mobile's most secretive, the OOMs (Double-Ohh-Mms) secret society was founded in 1867, one year after Joe Cain's fateful first ride through the streets of Mobile in the guise of Chief Slacabamorinico, an... More

Order of Myths, Mobile's first and oldest Mardi Gras society, Mobile, Alabama

Order of Myths, Mobile's first and oldest Mardi Gras society, Mobile, ...

One of Mobile's most secretive, the OOMs (Double-Ohh-Mms) secret society was founded in 1867, one year after Joe Cain's fateful first ride through the streets of Mobile in the guise of Chief Slacabamorinico, an... More

Order of Myths, Mobile's first and oldest Mardi Gras society, Mobile, Alabama

Order of Myths, Mobile's first and oldest Mardi Gras society, Mobile, ...

One of Mobile's most secretive, the OOMs (Double-Ohh-Mms) secret society was founded in 1867, one year after Joe Cain's fateful first ride through the streets of Mobile in the guise of Chief Slacabamorinico, an... More

Sailors act out a scene during a production titled Sailors Changing Reality and Educating Against Myths (SCREAM) at Cinema 77.

Sailors act out a scene during a production titled Sailors Changing Re...

ATSUGI, Japan (Apr. 24, 2015) Naval Air Crewman (Operator) 2nd Class Glenn Sanchez, assigned to the Center for Naval Aviation Technical Training Atsugi, and Information Systems Technician 1st Class Bridgett Bro... More

A bench in a small field is illuminated during the

A bench in a small field is illuminated during the

A bench in a small field is illuminated during the Marine Corps Community Services Tours Plus Spooky Sites Tour Oct. 22 on Kadena Air Base, Okinawa, Japan. A children’s playground once lay in the overgrown fiel... More

Jordan McIntyre, archaeologist with the U.S. Army Corps

Jordan McIntyre, archaeologist with the U.S. Army Corps

Jordan McIntyre, archaeologist with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District, explains how to protect cultural resources at the ArchaeoMyth Busters table for Tennessee Archaeology Day at Bells Bend P... More

Lt. Col. Alicia L. Pruitt, 30th Adjutant General Reception

Lt. Col. Alicia L. Pruitt, 30th Adjutant General Reception

Lt. Col. Alicia L. Pruitt, 30th Adjutant General Reception Battalion commander, explains how civilian volunteers are prepared for their transformation into competent, disciplined, professional and well-trained ... More

Dispelling Flu Myths – What You Need to Know from Naval Hospital Bremerton

Dispelling Flu Myths – What You Need to Know from Naval Hospital Breme...

No flu folly here...Senior Chief Hospital Corpsman Romualdo Humarang receives his influenza vaccination at Naval Hospital Bremerton. The annual Flu Shot exercise for beneficiaries that began on Nov. 17, 2019 wi... More

Arethusa

Arethusa

Date based on Detroit, Thistle Publications (1912). Photograph of a painting, signed "G.F. '87," at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Detroit Publishing Co. no. M 201. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Arethusa

Arethusa

Date based on Detroit, Thistle Publications (1912). Photograph of a painting, signed "G.F. '87," at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Detroit Publishing Co. no. M 201. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

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