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Portfolio with drawings and prints of tombs and epitaphs

Portfolio with drawings and prints of tombs and epitaphs

Portfolio containing drawings and prints recording designs for funerary monuments and altars. While part of the drawings are sewn together in a quire, the group as a whole seems to have been compiled at a later... more

Portfolio

Portfolio

Attributed to Iran

Portfolio
A saint seated at a table with his right hand resting on a skull, from a portfolio of reproductions of the Imperial Gallery of Paintings in Vienna; plate 33 of the series
A mathematician seated at a table, working on mathematical equations, from a portfolio of prints of the Imperial Gallery of Paintings in Vienna; plate 34 of the series
Saint dressed in a hooded cloak, holding  book with the inscription "CHARITAS"  from a portfolio of reproductions of the Imperial Gallery of Paintings in Vienna; plate 41 of the series

Saint dressed in a hooded cloak, holding book with the inscription "C...

Giorgio Gasparo de Prenner (Italian, active 1750–1800)

A man, possibly a scholar or philosopher,  from a portfolio of reproductions of the Imperial Gallery of Paintings in Vienna; plate 64 of the series

A man, possibly a scholar or philosopher, from a portfolio of reprodu...

Anton Joseph von Prenner (Austrian, 1683–1761)

Design for desk and/or portfolio cabinet

Design for desk and/or portfolio cabinet

John Gregory Crace (British, London 1809–1889 Dulwich) , and Son

Junction of the Sacandaga and Hudson Rivers (No. 2 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

Junction of the Sacandaga and Hudson Rivers (No. 2 of The Hudson River...

The confluence of the Sacandaga and Hudson occurs just below the rapids represented in plate 1 of the Hudson River Portfolio (54.90.1274(1)). John Agg's related text tells us, "the shores in this place, are bro... more

The Hudson River Portfolio

The Hudson River Portfolio

This bound set of hand-colored aquatints by John Hill offers views along more than two hundred miles of the Hudson River, from Lake Luzerne, in the foothills of the Adirondacks, down to New York City. Enhanced ... more

Troy from Mount Ida (No. 11 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

Troy from Mount Ida (No. 11 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

The text accompanying this image tells us that, "the city of Troy is delightfully situated on the east shore of the Hudson, about six miles north of Albany, and near the head of sloop navigation." It then descr... more

Hadley's Falls (No. 5 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

Hadley's Falls (No. 5 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

When the artist William Guy Wall, and writer John Agg, visited this site, north of Glens Falls on the Hudson, it was hard to reach. The text accompanying the image tells us that, "a moment's view of these Falls... more

View Near Jessup's Landing (No. 3 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

View Near Jessup's Landing (No. 3 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

This upper Hudson landscape, a few miles upriver from Glens Falls, looks upstream towards the Adirondacks, with stumps at right pointing to recent logging. John Agg's related text tells us that, "the contour of... more

View Near Sandy Hill (No. 7 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

View Near Sandy Hill (No. 7 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

Sandy Hill (today called Hudson Falls), sits on the river's east bank three miles below Glens Falls [see 54.90.1274(6)]. The accompanying text emphasizes the vista's placidity when compared to "the rude and sol... more

Fort Edward (No. 10 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

Fort Edward (No. 10 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

From a turnpike road that descends towards the Hudson, eleven miles north of the Fort Miller Bridge, we look upriver (the print is out of order in the Portfolio, and should follow plate 7). The related text emp... more

Glenns Falls (No. 6 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

Glenns Falls (No. 6 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

Text accompanying this print tells us that the falls "present to the eye of the spectator immense masses of water, rushing down over broad platforms of rock, in a hundred rival cataracts, and as many different ... more

View Near Hudson (No. 15 (later No. 12) of The Hudson River Portfolio)

View Near Hudson (No. 15 (later No. 12) of The Hudson River Portfolio)

To be placed in its correct position geographically within the Portfolio, this print should appear as plate 12 rather than plate 15. John Agg's text tells us "the view was taken about a mile to the south of the... more

Rapids Above Hadley's Falls (No. 4 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

Rapids Above Hadley's Falls (No. 4 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

This scene occurs between Jessup's Landing and Haley's Falls on the upper Hudson, where the water "sweeps round an elbow of stupendous rocks...sunk between two magnificent walls of perpendicular cliffs." John ... more

View Near Fort Montgomery (No. 22 (later changed to No. 18) of The Hudson River Portfolio)

View Near Fort Montgomery (No. 22 (later changed to No. 18) of The Hud...

Fort Montgomery sits on the west bank of the Hudson south of West Point and, to appear in correct geographical order, should follow plate 17 in the Portfolio. John Agg's related text states, "the accompanying v... more

View Near Fort Miller (No. 10 (later changed to No. 9) of The Hudson River Portfolio)

View Near Fort Miller (No. 10 (later changed to No. 9) of The Hudson R...

The text accompanying this print tells us, "Fort Miller is a small village in the township of Argyle and Washington county; thirty-seven miles north of Albany, and thirteen south of Sandy-Hill...One of the char... more

Little Falls at Luzerne (No. 1 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

Little Falls at Luzerne (No. 1 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

This image centers on a ten-foot drop in the Hudson near the hamlet of Luzerne (now Lake Luzerne). From the foothills of the Adirondacks we look back towards the high peaks from which the waters originate. The ... more

The Palisades (No. 19 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

The Palisades (No. 19 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

John Agg's related text tells us that, "the Pallisadoes consist of a line of rugged and perpendicular bluffs, which at a few miles distance from the city of New-York, margin for a considerable distance and over... more

Palisades (No. 19, Hudson River Portfolio)

Palisades (No. 19, Hudson River Portfolio)

The related text tells us that, "The Pallisadoes consist of a line of rugged and perpendicular bluffs, which at a few miles distance from the city of New-York, margin for a considerable distance and overlook th... more

Baker's Falls (No. 8 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

Baker's Falls (No. 8 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

The accompanying text notes that these falls are "situated within a mile of the beautiful village of Sandy Hill [now called Hudson Falls]...their total height...estimated at upwards of seventy feet...There is n... more

View Near Fishkill (No. 17 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

View Near Fishkill (No. 17 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

This view looks north along the Hudson from Fishkill Landing, a few miles above West Point. John Agg's related text tells us that, "this section of country...is a hallowed spot to the historian; and clothed in ... more

New York from Governor's Island (No. 20 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

New York from Governor's Island (No. 20 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

Here, we look from New York Harbor back towards the Hudson's mouth at Manhattan's southern tip. Agg's related text traces the city's history from a Dutch settlement to a center of world trade whose population w... more

West Point (No. 16 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

West Point (No. 16 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

The fort and military academy at West Point are viewed here from the northeast and across the river. John Agg's related text tells us, "there is scarcely a traveler who has visited the Highlands, who has not co... more

Hudson (No. 13 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

Hudson (No. 13 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

The town of Hudson, seen here from across the river, sits on the east bank. John Agg's text records "five or six thousand inhabitants, amongst whom we discover much wealth and refinement...[with] facilities for... more

Newburg [Newburgh] (No. 14 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

Newburg [Newburgh] (No. 14 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

Newburgh sits on the west bank of the river, about sixty-six miles south of Hudson, within the Higlands. John Agg's text notes that, "no site could have been selected for a village, which possesses so many stri... more

View from Fishkill Looking To West-Point (No. 15 of The Hudson River Portfolio)

View from Fishkill Looking To West-Point (No. 15 of The Hudson River P...

John Agg's related text tells us that, "this part of the Hudson...a few miles south of Poughkeepsie and north of West-Point...exhibits some of the finest scenery of the Highlands, combining both beauty and subl... more

Portfolio cover and text for The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe

Portfolio cover and text for The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe

Édouard Manet (French, Paris 1832–1883 Paris)

Portrait of Captain Burton (for "The Portfolio")

Portrait of Captain Burton (for "The Portfolio")

Léopold Flameng (French (born Belgium), Brussels 1831–1911 Paris)

Words of Comfort (from "The Portfolio")

Words of Comfort (from "The Portfolio")

Sir Hubert von Herkomer (British, Waal, Bavaria 1849–1914 Budleigh Salterton, Devon)

Potato Lifting (from "The Portfolio")

Potato Lifting (from "The Portfolio")

William Strang (British, Dumbarton, Scotland 1859–1921 Bournemouth)

Galilee Chapel from "Durham. [An illustrated history of the city.] pp. 16. Reprinted from “The Hull Quarterly and East Riding Portfolio.”"

Galilee Chapel from "Durham. [An illustrated history of the city.] pp....

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from "Durham. [An illustrated history of the city.] pp. 16. Reprinted from “The Hull Quarterly and East Riding Portfolio.”". The title and subject terms of this image ... more

Seaton from "Holderness and Hullshire Historic Gleanings, a portfolio of pictures, poetry and prose"

Seaton from "Holderness and Hullshire Historic Gleanings, a portfolio ...

This image has been taken from scan 000130 from "Holderness and Hullshire Historic Gleanings, a portfolio of pictures, poetry and prose". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags,... more

England from "Holderness and Hullshire Historic Gleanings, a portfolio of pictures, poetry and prose"

England from "Holderness and Hullshire Historic Gleanings, a portfolio...

This image has been taken from scan 000140 from "Holderness and Hullshire Historic Gleanings, a portfolio of pictures, poetry and prose". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags,... more

coat of arms from "Holderness and Hullshire Historic Gleanings, a portfolio of pictures, poetry and prose"

coat of arms from "Holderness and Hullshire Historic Gleanings, a port...

This image has been taken from scan 000127 from "Holderness and Hullshire Historic Gleanings, a portfolio of pictures, poetry and prose". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags,... more

Patrington from "Holderness and Hullshire Historic Gleanings, a portfolio of pictures, poetry and prose"

Patrington from "Holderness and Hullshire Historic Gleanings, a portfo...

This image has been taken from scan 000038 from "Holderness and Hullshire Historic Gleanings, a portfolio of pictures, poetry and prose". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags,... more

map from "Holderness and Hullshire Historic Gleanings, a portfolio of pictures, poetry and prose"

map from "Holderness and Hullshire Historic Gleanings, a portfolio of ...

This image has been taken from scan 000010 from "Holderness and Hullshire Historic Gleanings, a portfolio of pictures, poetry and prose". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags,... more

Brandsburton from "Holderness and Hullshire Historic Gleanings, a portfolio of pictures, poetry and prose"

Brandsburton from "Holderness and Hullshire Historic Gleanings, a port...

This image has been taken from scan 000042 from "Holderness and Hullshire Historic Gleanings, a portfolio of pictures, poetry and prose". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags,... more

England from "Holderness and Hullshire Historic Gleanings, a portfolio of pictures, poetry and prose"

England from "Holderness and Hullshire Historic Gleanings, a portfolio...

This image has been taken from scan 000057 from "Holderness and Hullshire Historic Gleanings, a portfolio of pictures, poetry and prose". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags,... more

Martin Ryckaert (from "The Portfolio")

Martin Ryckaert (from "The Portfolio")

Henry Macbeth-Raeburn (British, Newbury, Berkshire 1860–1947 Great Yarmouth)

Cover and Title of the portfolio: Le Café Concert ; Lithographies de H.-G Ibels et de H. de Toulouse-Lautrec; Texte de Georges Montorgueil

Cover and Title of the portfolio: Le Café Concert ; Lithographies de H...

Henri-Gabriel Ibels (French, Paris 1867–1936 Paris)

Elles (portfolio cover)

Elles (portfolio cover)

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (French, Albi 1864–1901 Saint-André-du-Bois)

Elles (portfolio cover)

Elles (portfolio cover)

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (French, Albi 1864–1901 Saint-André-du-Bois)

Elles (portfolio cover)

Elles (portfolio cover)

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (French, Albi 1864–1901 Saint-André-du-Bois)

Elles (portfolio cover)

Elles (portfolio cover)

Elles, a series of ten lithographs devoted to the theme of prostitutes, was based on Lautrec's observations of daily life inside a Parisian brothel where he resided briefly in 1894. The prints are highly origin... more

Elles (portfolio cover)

Elles (portfolio cover)

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (French, Albi 1864–1901 Saint-André-du-Bois)

Cover for the album Landscapes and Interiors (Vollard Portfolio)

Cover for the album Landscapes and Interiors (Vollard Portfolio)

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

Costume Design Portfolio for the Play 'Captain Jinks of the Horse Marines'

Costume Design Portfolio for the Play 'Captain Jinks of the Horse Mari...

Portfolio with 19 costume designs for the play 'Captain Jinks of the Horse Marines.' The play was written by Clyde Fitch and first produced in 1901. The costumes were designed by Percy Anderson inspired by Gode... more

Portfolio

Portfolio

Georg Hulbe (German, 1851–1917)

Design for beatitude window in presentation portfolio for Arlington Street Church, Boston, Massachusetts

Design for beatitude window in presentation portfolio for Arlington St...

This highly finished presentation drawing is for one of six figural windows depicting the beatitudes in the balcony of the Arlington Street Church in Boston. Wilson originally created ten window designs represe... more