This evocative view encapsulates the type of finished landscape watercolor that made Varley's reputation. Picturesque details in the foreground include a family of fisherfolk walking towards their small vessel ... more
Northeast view with Maryland Ave. in the center with A Street, 1st Street, 2nd Street, and Capitol grounds in the foreground; view includes the old brick Capitol building.
This image has been taken from scan 000231 from "[Popular Resorts and how to reach them, etc. (Second edition.)]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of th... more
[Sculpted marble stored in northeast curtain for construction of the Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building, Washington, D.C.]
Photograph shows men creating decorations for the main building in impromptu studios. The large eagle at the right of center and one of the two matching eagles at the left flank the marble tablet above the Grea... more