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Ideal Landscape with Sleeping Shepherd and Sheep

Ideal Landscape with Sleeping Shepherd and Sheep

Public domain scan of 16th,17th-18th century German print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Proof impression with Corrections and Instructions of a Print celebrating the Union and Lineage of Eriprand de la Tour with the Comtesse de Valsasine

Proof impression with Corrections and Instructions of a Print celebrat...

Public domain scan - 18th-century french print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The Wise Men's Offering - Engraving, Public domain image

The Wise Men's Offering - Engraving, Public domain image

Public domain photo of art print, 17th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.

Bartolomeo Coriolano - The Virgin and Child with Saint John

Bartolomeo Coriolano - The Virgin and Child with Saint John

Public domain scan of art print, portrait, Italy, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.

Photo of Queen Anne proof shilling - Public domain dedication

Photo of Queen Anne proof shilling - Public domain dedication

John Croker (British, 1670–1741) Public domain photograph of a coin, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

David Garrick as King Lear (Shakespeare, King Lear, Act 3, Scene 1)

David Garrick as King Lear (Shakespeare, King Lear, Act 3, Scene 1)

William Shakespeare books and illustrations Public domain scan of 18th-century print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Francesco Rosaspina - Amorini Celebrate the Rape of Proserpine

Francesco Rosaspina - Amorini Celebrate the Rape of Proserpine

Public domain photo of Italian art print, 18th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.

John Constable - David Lucas - Stoke-by-Neyland

John Constable - David Lucas - Stoke-by-Neyland

Picryl description: Public domain image of an architectural drawing from the Metropolitan Museum of Art, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

John Constable - David Lucas - Chinese River Stour

John Constable - David Lucas - Chinese River Stour

Public domain reproduction of artwork in Metropolitan Museum of Art, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The Tioga Navigation Company - office 21 Merchants Exchange - acknowledges itself indebted for blank or bearer, in the sum of fifty dollars payable on the first day of May, A.D. 1840, with interest at the rate of six per cent per annum, from the date hereof P.S. Duval's lith. Philadelphia

The Tioga Navigation Company - office 21 Merchants Exchange - acknowle...

Print shows a sample bond note in the amount of $50 to be issued by the Tioga Navigation Company at 6% interest, stating that "This loan is convertible into stock, receivable for tolls or redeemable in coin at ... More

[Edward Everett, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing slightly left, right hand gesturing at waist, left hand resting on table] / painted by M. Wight ; engraved by H. Wright Smith.

[Edward Everett, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing sligh...

Public domain image of an engraving, male portrait, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

The Mouth of a Brook, No. I - Public domain dedication. Metropolitan Museum of Art image.

The Mouth of a Brook, No. I - Public domain dedication. Metropolitan M...

Public domain image of swamp, wetland, water, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The Parable of the Leaven (The Parables of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ)

The Parable of the Leaven (The Parables of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus ...

Public domain reproduction of art print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The Tares (The Parables of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ)

The Tares (The Parables of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ)

Public domain reproduction of a relief art print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The Importunate Friend (The Parables of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ)

The Importunate Friend (The Parables of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Chr...

Public domain reproduction of a relief art print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

In the theater - a gripping fourth act, from 'Theater sketches'

In the theater - a gripping fourth act, from 'Theater sketches'

Public domain reproduction of art print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The reactionary press, trying in vain to jam the wheels, from 'News of the day,' published in Le Charivari, October 23, 1866

The reactionary press, trying in vain to jam the wheels, from 'News of...

Public domain scan of an art print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Chinese The Bride of Lammermoor

Chinese The Bride of Lammermoor

After Sir John Everett Millais (British, Southampton 1829–1896 London)

Queen Victoria "Jubilee Head" proof sovereign

Queen Victoria "Jubilee Head" proof sovereign

Joseph Edgar Boehm (British (born Austria), Vienna 1834–1890 London) Public domain photograph of a coin, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Shakespeare courtship scene(?)] / E.A. Abbey 1889.

[Shakespeare courtship scene(?)] / E.A. Abbey 1889.

William Shakespeare books and illustrations Public domain photograph of erotic art, sexuality, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Buttermilk Channel, 19th century, Metropolitan Museum of Art

Buttermilk Channel, 19th century, Metropolitan Museum of Art

Charles Adams Platt (American, New York 1861–1933) Public domain scan of American 19th-century print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

A Rainy Day at Cookham - Public domain dedication. Metropolitan Museum of Art image.

A Rainy Day at Cookham - Public domain dedication. Metropolitan Museum...

Public domain scan - 17th-century landscape print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Good-bye Lucile (before 1920)

Good-bye Lucile (before 1920)

Man and woman at gate to house. H103631 U.S. Copyright Office. Proof of lantern slide to accompany the song, In my merry Oldsmobile. Copyright by Tom M. Phillips.

[Red plate proof for: Lest liberty perish from the face of the earth--buy bonds]

[Red plate proof for: Lest liberty perish from the face of the earth--...

Red plate proof for poster showing Statue of Liberty in ruins and the New York Skyline in flames.

This portrait of Captn. Isaac Hull, of the United States Navy: ... / Gilbert Stuart Esqr. pinxt. ; the vignette from an original drawing under the direction of Captn. Hull ; Freeman excudit.

This portrait of Captn. Isaac Hull, of the United States Navy: ... / G...

Print showing Captain Isaac Hull, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left, wearing military uniform, and holding hat under left arm. Caption continues: also the representation of the most interesting... More

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Public domain illustrated book page scan, American, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Public domain illustrated book page scan, American, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The British surrendering their arms to General Washington after their defeat at YorkTown in Virginia October 1781 / drawn by John Francis Renault ; engraved by Tanner, Vallance, Kearny & Co. and William Allen.

The British surrendering their arms to General Washington after their ...

Print showing British officers on the right, with Cornwallis presenting his sword, and French and American officers, center and left, with George Washington holding his hat in his left hand. Officers identified... More

Village politicians / painted by D. Wilkie, R.A. ; etch'd by A. Raimbach.

Village politicians / painted by D. Wilkie, R.A. ; etch'd by A. Raimba...

Print showing two groups of men discussing politics in a dwelling or public house. Library has three impressions of different states, one dated "First proof, Augt. 30th 1813." Inscribed in ink on undated proof... More

These are all breaker-boys. (See photos taken at Ewen Breaker, later.) They were very suspicious of my motives. Sam Bellom (boy on left end of photo), 58 Pine Street. Been working in breaker #9 for two years, he says. He says, also, that he is 14 years old, but does not appear to be? Sam Topent (next to Bellom), 52 Pine Street. Been working at Ewen Breaker two years. Said, "I'm fourteen years, an' if you don' believe me, I kin show you de proofs." (They were all suspicious.) This boy had told the School Principal the other day that he was 13 years old, which may be too high. James Ritz (in middle), 28 Pine Street. Been working one year at Ewen Breaker. Said "14 years old," but this is unbelievable. Mikey Captan (small boy on James' left) 45 Pine St. Been working one year at Ewen Breaker, said he was 12 years old, but doesn't appear to be that. Tony Captan (right end of photo), 45 Pine St. Been working in Ewen Breaker one year. I found these boys and many others, working at Ewen Breaker, and photographed them (see photos). Boy on extreme right end of photo is Jo Topent, 52 Pine St. Been working at Ewen Breaker two years. Said he was 14 years old but does not appear to be. He was very suspicious of me and refused to be in first photo.  Location: Pittston, Pennsylvania.

These are all breaker-boys. (See photos taken at Ewen Breaker, later.)...

Picryl description: Public domain photograph of child, child labor, farmer, early 20th-century farm, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Cards depicting flowers in an assortment of colors.
Cards depicting flowers, in an assortment of colors.

Cards depicting flowers, in an assortment of colors.

Public domain reproduction of illuminated manuscript page, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Business cards with Christian messages and illustrations; cards with flowers and images of children and animals.
Christmas cards with flowers, psalms and biblical scenes.

Christmas cards with flowers, psalms and biblical scenes.

Public domain reproduction of illuminated manuscript page, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Christmas and New Year cards depicting angels, children, and toys.
Christmas cards depicting flowers ; mottoes.
Christmas cards depicting deer, ducks and ducklings.

Christmas cards depicting deer, ducks and ducklings.

Public domain scan - 18th-century landscape print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

New Year and birthday cards depicting flowers ; Christmas cards depicting babies and animals.

New Year and birthday cards depicting flowers ; Christmas cards depict...

Public domain scan of print / book page depicting birds, ornithology, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Wedding cards with decorative ornamentation, literary quotations, depicting white flowers, bells and hearts.

Wedding cards with decorative ornamentation, literary quotations, depi...

Picryl description: Public domain image of an ornamental print, pattern design, mannerism, baroque, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Prize Christmas cards depicting mother with children, snow, flowers, butterflies, and musical instruments.

Prize Christmas cards depicting mother with children, snow, flowers, b...

Public domain photograph related to music, performing arts, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

New Year cards with decorative flowers, book, cat, pen and paper.

New Year cards with decorative flowers, book, cat, pen and paper.

Picryl description: Public domain image of an ornamental print, pattern design, mannerism, baroque, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Easter cards depicting nests, eggs, butterflies, birds, flowers, and plants.

Easter cards depicting nests, eggs, butterflies, birds, flowers, and p...

Public domain scan of print / book page depicting birds, ornithology, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Christmas and New Year cards depicting sailboats at sea; seashells, nests, eggs, butterflies, and flowers.

Christmas and New Year cards depicting sailboats at sea; seashells, ne...

Public domain photograph of a ship, sailing ship, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Christmas and New Year cards depicting plants, flowers, and butterflies.
Christmas and New Year cards depicting flowers and butterflies.
Prints depicting ice skating in December and a barn in January.

Prints depicting ice skating in December and a barn in January.

Public domain photograph of painting, 19th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Birthday cards with text, depicting children, a hammock, birds and flowers.

Birthday cards with text, depicting children, a hammock, birds and flo...

Public domain scan of print / book page depicting birds, ornithology, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Birthday, Christmas, New Year and Valentine cards depicting flowers, boating and courtship.
Valentine and Christmas cards with notes, depicting children, flowers, a dove, pussy willow, Santa Claus, elves, sleighs, ducks, and winter scenes.

Valentine and Christmas cards with notes, depicting children, flowers,...

Public domain scan of 17th-18th century print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Birthday, Christmas, New Year and Valentine cards depicting flowers.

Birthday, Christmas, New Year and Valentine cards depicting flowers.

Picryl description: Public domain image of flowers, flower arrangement, bouquet, blooming plant, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Easter and Christmas cards depicting young girls, flowers, holly, and butterflies.
Photo of Wild Roses. - Public domain dedication

Photo of Wild Roses. - Public domain dedication

Public domain photograph of 3d object, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl Description.

Birthday, Christmas and Easter cards depicting girls, holly, mail and flowers.
Winter Landscape #1. Printed advertisement by L. Prang & Co.
Winter Landscape #2. Printed advertisement by L. Prang & Co.
Christmas cards depicting young girls with holly and mistletoe.
Christmas cards depicting a girl, a woman, landscapes, birds, flowers, windows, a bed and housework.

Christmas cards depicting a girl, a woman, landscapes, birds, flowers,...

Public domain scan of 19th-19th century print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Christmas cards depicting young girls with cats, chicken, and dolls.

Christmas cards depicting young girls with cats, chicken, and dolls.

Picryl description: Public domain image of children, kids, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Not to Myself Alone : song lyrics with landscapes, stars, flowers, butterflies, vines, portrait of a woman.
Fisherman's Houses; Glimpses of Marblehead. [Prints depicting houses along the shore, sailboats, birds flying; silhouettes of buildings at dusk, Marblehead.]

Fisherman's Houses; Glimpses of Marblehead. [Prints depicting houses a...

Public domain scan of print / book page depicting birds, ornithology, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Christmas cards depicting rebus puzzle greetings. Easter cards depicting flowers and crosses.
[The messenger of spring: cards depicting pastures, sky, dogwoods and robins.]

[The messenger of spring: cards depicting pastures, sky, dogwoods and ...

Public domain scan of print / book page depicting birds, ornithology, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The golden flower: prints depicting flowers.

The golden flower: prints depicting flowers.

Public domain scan of print or book page depicting plant, botanical drawing, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The golden flower: cards titled 'to the Mrs. C. H. Wheeler' and 'Ceres' with text by Kate Upson Clark and Richard Henry Stoddard; depicting fruit horns, flowers, women, waterfalls, columns and decorative design.

The golden flower: cards titled 'to the Mrs. C. H. Wheeler' and 'Ceres...

Public domain reproduction of illuminated manuscript page, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Cards with the words 'The story of Mistress Polly who did not like to shell peas' and 'why'; depicting girls, rose vines and sweet pea vines.
China Painting #2 [depicting pears and apples].

China Painting #2 [depicting pears and apples].

Public domain image of painting, 18th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

Christmas cards depicting dandelions and butterflies.
Easter cards depicting girls, chicks being carried in a hat, pussy willow and flowers.

Easter cards depicting girls, chicks being carried in a hat, pussy wil...

Public domain photograph of 3d object, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl Description.

Bermuda Calendar for 1894 [depicting flowers].
Roses [Christmas cards with text by Herrick and Mary Conroy].
Calendar and Christmas cards depicting children, snowballs, snowman, winter, turkey, women, flowers, grapes and holly.
Baseball. Printed advertisement by L. Prang & Co.

Baseball. Printed advertisement by L. Prang & Co.

Public domain image of a baseball game, sports event, arena, stadium, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

Kirkley, Joseph W - Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine Contributions

Kirkley, Joseph W - Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine Contributions

NYPL collection of correspondence between editors and contributors, or potential contributors to the Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine. The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine was published in 1881 in New Y... More

Kirkley, Joseph W - Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine Contributions

Kirkley, Joseph W - Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine Contributions

NYPL collection of correspondence between editors and contributors, or potential contributors to the Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine. The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine was published in 1881 in New Y... More

The battle of Cold Harbor (Bomb proofs)

The battle of Cold Harbor (Bomb proofs)

Picryl description: Public domain book scan - American Civil War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Daniel O'Connell. The great Irish liberator

Daniel O'Connell. The great Irish liberator

Print shows Daniel O'Connell, half-length portrait, seated, facing slightly left, holding papers labeled "Repeal". Includes two quotes. E7880 U.S. Copyright Office. Publication date based on copyright statemen... More

Grant and his family / original picture by W. Sartain, Philadelphia. ; engraved by William Sartain, Philadelphia.

Grant and his family / original picture by W. Sartain, Philadelphia. ;...

Print showing General Ulysses S. Grant and his wife sitting in a room with their four children standing around them. Library has two proof impressions, proof with title, and proof before letters signed by Sart... More

[Landing of the Pilgrims on Plymouth Rock, 1620] / P.F. Rothermel paintr. ; J. Andrews engravr.

[Landing of the Pilgrims on Plymouth Rock, 1620] / P.F. Rothermel pain...

Print showing a woman being helped ashore from a small boat held in position against a rock or ledge by men with ropes and poles; in the background on the right, other Pilgrims kneel in prayer. Entered Accordi... More

Gen. Washington (on the battle field at Trenton) / engraved by W. Warner from the original picture by Col. John Trumbull in possession of Yale College N. Haven.

Gen. Washington (on the battle field at Trenton) / engraved by W. Warn...

Print showing General George Washington, full-length portrait, standing, facing left, wearing military uniform; he is holding a telescope in his right hand while an aide manages his horse behind him; shown in t... More

Washington delivering his inaugural address April 1789, in the old city hall, New-York / painted by T.H. Matteson ; engraved on steel by H.S. Sadd.

Washington delivering his inaugural address April 1789, in the old cit...

Print showing George Washington delivering his inaugural address before members of the Congress. Includes text of speech. Key that identifies people in the image is in LOT 11507. Caption continues: From the ori... More

Jost Amman - The Apotheosis of Emperor Maximilian II

Jost Amman - The Apotheosis of Emperor Maximilian II

Jost Amman (Swiss, Zurich before 1539–1591 Nuremberg) Public domain scan of German 16th-century print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Faith, Hope and Charity - Public domain scenic drawing

Faith, Hope and Charity - Public domain scenic drawing

Public domain image of print or drawing, symbolism or allegory, depicting saint, winged creature, Icarus, flying angel, religious figure, flight, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

Jan Muller - Madonna and Child - Engraving, Public domain image

Jan Muller - Madonna and Child - Engraving, Public domain image

Public domain reproduction of art print, 17th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.

The Coke and Perkin (The Cook's Tale, Chaucer's Canterbury Tales)

The Coke and Perkin (The Cook's Tale, Chaucer's Canterbury Tales)

Public domain photo of art print, 18th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.

Francisco Goya - The blind guitarist (El ciego de la guitarra)

Francisco Goya - The blind guitarist (El ciego de la guitarra)

Public domain photograph of music festival, musicians, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description Francisco de Goya (1746-1828) - Spanish painter and printmaker of the late 18th and earl... More

Two sailors with a bale of merchandise

Two sailors with a bale of merchandise

Etched by Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence) Public domain scan of 17th century artwork depicting a person and landscape background, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picry... More

Emmanuel-Théodose de La Tour d'Auvergne, cardinal de Bouillon

Emmanuel-Théodose de La Tour d'Auvergne, cardinal de Bouillon

Robert Nanteuil (French, Reims 1623–1678 Paris) Public domain scan of French 17th-century print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Portrait of Charles III, half length within a roundel

Portrait of Charles III, half length within a roundel

Public domain reproduction of art print, 18th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.

John Constable - David Lucas - Spring

John Constable - David Lucas - Spring

Public domain scan of a print with maritime landscape, ship in the harbor, sea, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

John Constable - David Lucas - A Mill

John Constable - David Lucas - A Mill

Public domain reproduction of artwork in Metropolitan Museum of Art, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

John Constable - David Lucas - Weymouth Bay

John Constable - David Lucas - Weymouth Bay

Public domain scan of 19th century British drawing, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

John Constable - David Lucas - A Dell, Helmingham Park, Suffolk

John Constable - David Lucas - A Dell, Helmingham Park, Suffolk

Public domain scan of 19th century British drawing, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Claude-Joseph Ferry (1756–1845), French savant and statesman

Claude-Joseph Ferry (1756–1845), French savant and statesman

Public domain photo of bronze sculpture, 3d object, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.

Old Woman and Child in Oval (from Sketches on the Coast Survey Plate)

Old Woman and Child in Oval (from Sketches on the Coast Survey Plate)

Public domain scan of portrait print, engraving, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Public bath at Simoda from nature by W. Heine ; Js. Queen delt. ; P.S. Duval & Co., Philada

Public bath at Simoda from nature by W. Heine ; Js. Queen delt. ; P.S....

Print shows an interior view of a public bathhouse in Shimoda, Japan, with men and women bathing. Inscribed in pencil on verso: "This was the 'suppressed' plate for the government publication of the Perry Expe... More

Illustration to "The Major's Daughter" (Once a Week)

Illustration to "The Major's Daughter" (Once a Week)

After James McNeill Whistler (American, Lowell, Massachusetts 1834–1903 London)

Chinese The Old Chartist - Engraving, Public domain image

Chinese The Old Chartist - Engraving, Public domain image

After Frederick Augustus Sandys (British, Norwich 1829–1904 London)

[The Waltham Bank fifty dollar private bank note proof]

[The Waltham Bank fifty dollar private bank note proof]

Print shows vignettes of women symbolizing knowledge and medicine in front of a factory; a Native American man; and a man filing metal.

The Unjust Judge and the Importunate Widow (The Parables of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ)

The Unjust Judge and the Importunate Widow (The Parables of Our Lord a...

Public domain reproduction of art print, 17th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.

Andre Vesale, portrait print - Public domain portrait drawing

Andre Vesale, portrait print - Public domain portrait drawing

Print shows Andreas Vesalius, three-quarter length, standing, facing slightly left; he appears to be looking at a crucifix hanging on the wall on the left as he reaches for a scalpel or other surgical instrumen... More

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