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Girls Gathering Shells on the Sea-shore, Kitagawa Utamaro

Girls Gathering Shells on the Sea-shore, Kitagawa Utamaro

Kitagawa Utamaro (Japanese, 1753?–1806) Edo period (1615–1868) Public domain scan of Japanese woodblock print, Ukiyo-e, of Edo period, Tokugawa rule, 18th-19th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions i... More

A person standing on a rock near the ocean. Sea shore

A person standing on a rock near the ocean. Sea shore

A view of the ocean from the cliffs / A view of the ocean from a cliff / Public domain stock photo of a nature. A view of the ocean from the cliffs / A view of the ocean from a cliff / Public domain stock phot... More

The sun is setting over a body of water. Sea batumi summer

The sun is setting over a body of water. Sea batumi summer

A sunset over a body of water with a tree in the foreground / Sunset over the lake in the city / Public domain stock photo.

A close up of a wave on a beach. Sea shore wave.

A close up of a wave on a beach. Sea shore wave.

A close up of a beach with waves / A wave washes onto the beach / Public domain stock photo.

The Triangle shell., Bernard Spragg Photo

The Triangle shell., Bernard Spragg Photo

Crassula aequilatera, known as the triangle shell, is a surf clam, a moderately large marine bivalve mollusc in the family Mactridae.

Dosinia anus (ringed venus shell)

Dosinia anus (ringed venus shell)

This is a shellfish with venus shell, up to 3½ in. thick, flattened, disc-shaped, and sculptured with sharp concentric ridges. It lives buried in sand at and below low tide on open sandy beaches.

Print, August in the country, sea shore, Harper's Weekly, November 1862 (CH 18606391)
De Vreede van Anno 1783 (The Peace of 1783) (BM 1871,1209.4932)

De Vreede van Anno 1783 (The Peace of 1783) (BM 1871,1209.4932)

A Dutch satire on the Peace between England and the Dutch Republic. Figures arranged in disconnected groups on the sea-shore, with numbers referring to a printed 'Verklaring' pasted on the back of the print, he... More

Mayor G****n and Lady Landing at Southampton in Cripples Walk (BM 1868,0808.4504)

Mayor G****n and Lady Landing at Southampton in Cripples Walk (BM 1868...

The scene is the sea-shore, with the Isle of Wight faintly visible in the background. A man followed by a woman walk in profile from r. to left., both much caricatured. He is using crutches, his gouty l. leg is... More

Ratification of the Convention (BM 1868,0808.5979)

Ratification of the Convention (BM 1868,0808.5979)

Pitt (right), very thin and elongated, kneels to kiss the bared posterior of a fierce-looking Spanish don, who stoops, supporting himself on the point of a sword inscribed 'Compensation'. Pitt lifts the Spaniar... More

The bum-bardment of Gibraltar, or f-t-g against thunder (BM 1868,0808.5040)

The bum-bardment of Gibraltar, or f-t-g against thunder (BM 1868,0808....

From Gibralter (left), represented by a stone fort built on a rock, five cannon fire balls at four figures (right) crouching on hands and knees, who are ejecting blasts at the fort from their bare posteriors. T... More

The European Race Heat IId Anno Dom MDCCXXXVIII (BM 1868,0808.3606)

The European Race Heat IId Anno Dom MDCCXXXVIII (BM 1868,0808.3606)

Satire on the jockeying for position of the European powers in the late 1730s, and in particular on the unwillingness of Walpole's government to go to war; this is the second of four "Heats" in the Race. A race... More

Sandro Botticelli - La nascita di Venere - Google Art Project-x2-y0

Sandro Botticelli - La nascita di Venere - Google Art Project-x2-y0

Depicts the goddess Venus, having emerged from the sea as a fully grown woman, arriving at the sea-shore. The seashell she stands on was a symbol in classical antiquity for a woman's vulva. Thought to be based ... More

Gloeden, Wilhelm von (1856-1931) - n. 1155 B

Gloeden, Wilhelm von (1856-1931) - n. 1155 B

Italiano: Wilhelm von Gloeden (1856-1931), Ragazzi napoletani sulla riva del mare, in costume rievocante l'antichità classica. Numero di catalogo: 1155 B. Piccolo formato (119 x 163 mm). English: Wilhelm von ... More

Atwood-Higgins House, Bound Brook Island Road, Wellfleet, Barnstable County, MA

Atwood-Higgins House, Bound Brook Island Road, Wellfleet, Barnstable C...

Significance: This is a fine specimen of a Cape Cod "double house," and Dr. Ernest Allen Connally, HABS Architect and historian, in his survey of Cape Cod houses in the summer of 1959, reported that this was lo... More

Flirting on the Sea-Shore and on the Meadow (Harper's Weekly, Vol. XVIII)

Flirting on the Sea-Shore and on the Meadow (Harper's Weekly, Vol. XVI...

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

Jericho and Dead Sea area and River Jordan. Erosions on Dead Sea shore

Jericho and Dead Sea area and River Jordan. Erosions on Dead Sea shore

Public domain photograph - historical image of Jordan, Middle East, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

A view of a beach with rocks and water. Ocean sea nature

A view of a beach with rocks and water. Ocean sea nature

Free images of Ireland. Download Ireland photos. Use free Ireland pictures without any copyright restrictions.

A seagull flying over a sandy beach next to the ocean. Seagulls flight bird, animals.

A seagull flying over a sandy beach next to the ocean. Seagulls flight...

A bird flying over a sandy beach next to the ocean / A seagull flying over a sandy beach next to the ocean / Animals public domain photography.

Public domain stock image. Wave sea shore.
Public domain stock image. Sunrise sea shore.

Public domain stock image. Sunrise sea shore.

Greek sea, beaches, vacations. Free images of Greece travel. Use free photos of people without any copyright restrictions.

A view of a body of water near a forest. Sea shore

A view of a body of water near a forest. Sea shore

A view of the ocean from the beach / A view of the ocean from the trail / Public domain stock photo.

A beach with rocks and palm trees on a sunny day. Sea shore beach

A beach with rocks and palm trees on a sunny day. Sea shore beach

The rocks of the seychelles / The baths, virgin gorda, british virgin islands / Public domain stock photo.

South Pacific Ocean. NZ. Bernard Spragg photography

South Pacific Ocean. NZ. Bernard Spragg photography

The Pacific Ocean is the largest of the Earth's oceanic divisions. It extends from the Arctic in the north to the Southern Ocean in the south, bounded by Asia and Australia in the west, and the Americas in the east

Emblematical print adapted to the times (BM 1868,0808.10083)

Emblematical print adapted to the times (BM 1868,0808.10083)

In the foreground Neptune and Britannia (r.) are seated on the sea-shore in conversation. Neptune points with his trident and Britannia with a finger at a young man with lank hair, seated on a rock' (l.); who h... More

Print, satirical print (BM 1868,0808.3626)

Print, satirical print (BM 1868,0808.3626)

Satire suggesting that Britain has taken the lead among European powers in the growing confrontation that was to lead to the War of Austrian Succession; the composition is freely based on those of the "European... More

Mervyn O'Gorman color photography

Mervyn O'Gorman color photography

Mervyn Joseph Pius O'Gorman CB (19 December 1871 – 16 March 1958) was a British electrical and aircraft engineer. After working as an electrical engineer, he was appointed Superintendent of what became the Roya... More

View of the Monastery and Aqueduct of Simopetra, on Mount Athos, taken from the Sea-shore - Curzon Robert - 1849

View of the Monastery and Aqueduct of Simopetra, on Mount Athos, taken...

View of the Monastery and Aqueduct of Simopetra, on Mount Athos, taken from the Sea-shore - Curzon Robert - 1849

Arabian Nights - Letchford - 41

Arabian Nights - Letchford - 41

Sayf al-Muluk and Badi’a al-Jamal — Thereupon the two walked down to the sea-shore and the Princess stood on the beach, whilst the Prince waded into the water to his waist and laying his hand with the ring on ... More

Public Domain Images - Stony sea shore

Public Domain Images - Stony sea shore

Image title: Stony sea shore Image from Public domain images website, nature-landscapes-public-domain-images-pictures/coast-public-domain-images-pictures/stony-sea-shore

Atwood-Higgins House, Bound Brook Island Road, Wellfleet, Barnstable County, MA

Atwood-Higgins House, Bound Brook Island Road, Wellfleet, Barnstable C...

Significance: This is a fine specimen of a Cape Cod "double house," and Dr. Ernest Allen Connally, HABS Architect and historian, in his survey of Cape Cod houses in the summer of 1959, reported that this was lo... More

Gårdsbruk (Sjølisand)., North Østerdalen, Norway

Gårdsbruk (Sjølisand)., North Østerdalen, Norway

Om Fjellanger Widerøe som fotograf: Public domain photograph - late 19th - early 20th century Norway, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

A person standing on a cliff overlooking the ocean. Sea shore cliffs

A person standing on a cliff overlooking the ocean. Sea shore cliffs

The cliffs of the great ocean road, cornwall / The cliffs of the south coast of england public domain stock photo.

A large body of water with a light house in the distance. Lake sea shore

A large body of water with a light house in the distance. Lake sea sho...

A lighthouse sits on the shore of a body of water / A lighthouse on the coast / Public domain stock photo.

A wave crashes over a rock in the ocean. Wave sea shore

A wave crashes over a rock in the ocean. Wave sea shore

A wave crashes over a rock on the beach / A wave crashes over a rock on a beach / Public domain stock photo.

A woman taking a picture of the ocean with a camera. Sea shore girl, people.

A woman taking a picture of the ocean with a camera. Sea shore girl, p...

A woman taking a picture of the ocean / A woman taking a picture of the ocean / Public domain stock photo.

A group of people on a beach next to the ocean. Bay sea shore

A group of people on a beach next to the ocean. Bay sea shore

A beach with people on it / A beach with people on it and a body of water / Public domain stock photo.

A body of water with buildings in the background. Reflections lights ventimiglia

A body of water with buildings in the background. Reflections lights v...

A city at night with lights reflecting in the water / A city at night with lights reflecting on the water / Public domain stock photo.

A boat is docked on the shore of a lake. Early morning sea shore ireland

A boat is docked on the shore of a lake. Early morning sea shore irela...

Free images of Ireland. Download Ireland photos. Use free Ireland pictures without any copyright restrictions.

A seagull standing on the shore of a body of water. Seagull beach sea

A seagull standing on the shore of a body of water. Seagull beach sea

A seagull standing on the shore of a body of water / A seagull standing on the shore of a body of water / Animals public domain photography.

Waikiki Beach Honolulu., Bernard Spragg Photo

Waikiki Beach Honolulu., Bernard Spragg Photo

The area was a retreat for Hawaiian royalty in the 1800s who enjoyed surfing there on early forms of longboards.[5]..A few small hotels opened in the 1880s. In 1893, Greek-American George Lycurgus leased the gu... More

An ordinance dream or planing of fortifications. (BM 1851,0901.272)

An ordinance dream or planing of fortifications. (BM 1851,0901.272)

The Duke of Richmond (left) sleeps in an arm-chair beside a table on which are playing-cards and bits of broken tobacco-pipes arranged to represent fortifications. On the right are two cannons, one on a gun-car... More

Eastward Ho! or the young statesman's ramble. (BM 1868,0808.5192 1)

Eastward Ho! or the young statesman's ramble. (BM 1868,0808.5192 1)

A design in compartments. A satire on Pitt's return from Grocers' Hall on the night of 28-29 Feb-, see BMSat 6453. The inscriptions over each compartment form a running comment on the whole. [1.] A three-quart... More

Mr. Richard Dickinson of Scarborough Spaw. (BM 1868,0808.3511)

Mr. Richard Dickinson of Scarborough Spaw. (BM 1868,0808.3511)

Dickinson, his acromegalic condition clearly evident, stands on the sea shore; a cliff looms up behind him on the left, a building it its foot. To the right is the well and a woman and two men, one of whom is p... More

Rodney triumphant-or-Admiral Lee Shore in the dumps. (BM 1851,0901.80)

Rodney triumphant-or-Admiral Lee Shore in the dumps. (BM 1851,0901.80)

A representation of Rodney's victory causing dismay to the new Ministry. Rodney, standing on the sea-shore, receives the submission of de Grasse, who bows before him in profile to the left, holding down the Fre... More

Mervyn O'Gorman color photography

Mervyn O'Gorman color photography

Mervyn Joseph Pius O'Gorman CB (19 December 1871 – 16 March 1958) was a British electrical and aircraft engineer. After working as an electrical engineer, he was appointed Superintendent of what became the Roya... More

Mervyn O'Gorman color photography

Mervyn O'Gorman color photography

Mervyn Joseph Pius O'Gorman CB (19 December 1871 – 16 March 1958) was a British electrical and aircraft engineer. After working as an electrical engineer, he was appointed Superintendent of what became the Roya... More

Bering sea shore in ice

Bering sea shore in ice

Image title: Bering sea shore in ice Image from Public domain images website, nature-landscapes-public-domain-images-pictures/snow-public-domain-images-pictures/bering-sea-shore-in-ice

Atwood-Higgins House, Bound Brook Island Road, Wellfleet, Barnstable County, MA

Atwood-Higgins House, Bound Brook Island Road, Wellfleet, Barnstable C...

Significance: This is a fine specimen of a Cape Cod "double house," and Dr. Ernest Allen Connally, HABS Architect and historian, in his survey of Cape Cod houses in the summer of 1959, reported that this was lo... More

Thomas Rich House, Old County Road, Truro, Barnstable County, MA

Thomas Rich House, Old County Road, Truro, Barnstable County, MA

Significance: This is a Greek Revival house, with ell, and with entrance in this ell. This is located in the area of the proposed Cape Cod National Sea Shore. Survey number: HABS MA-762

Thomas Rich House, Old County Road, Truro, Barnstable County, MA

Thomas Rich House, Old County Road, Truro, Barnstable County, MA

Significance: This is a Greek Revival house, with ell, and with entrance in this ell. This is located in the area of the proposed Cape Cod National Sea Shore. Survey number: HABS MA-762

Sweet rest on the sea-shore, Atlantic City, N.J

Sweet rest on the sea-shore, Atlantic City, N.J

No. 11424. Public domain photograph of 19th-century stereoscopic card, people, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Haifa & environs. Mt. Carmel and Haifa. (Camel caravan on the sea shore)

Haifa & environs. Mt. Carmel and Haifa. (Camel caravan on the sea shor...

Title from: list, Photographic subjects of Bible Lands. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

During BALTIC CHALLENGE '97 on the Baltic Sea shore, US Marines disembark a German manufactured Rough Terrain Cargo Handler (RTCH) from a landing craft. The RTCH is being tested and if accepted, would augment RTCH systems in the inventory. (Duplicate image, see also DMSD9803428 or search 970715M0023H003)

During BALTIC CHALLENGE '97 on the Baltic Sea shore, US Marines disemb...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: BALTIC CHALLENGE '97 Base: Paldiski Country: Estonia (EST) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT M. T. Huff Release Status: Released t... More

An umbrella on the beach with waves in the background. Sea the clouds summer.

An umbrella on the beach with waves in the background. Sea the clouds ...

A beach with a umbrella and a body of water / A beach with a umbrella and a body of water / Public domain stock photo.

Public domain stock image. Water plants leaves green.
A close up of a bird on a beach. Seaweed sea sea shore.

A close up of a bird on a beach. Seaweed sea sea shore.

A close up of a sandy beach with algae and rocks / A close up of a sandy beach with rocks and plants / Public domain stock photo.

A view of a beach from the top of a hill. Ocean sea view, travel vacation.

A view of a beach from the top of a hill. Ocean sea view, travel vacat...

Ocean view. Free images of the ocean. Use free pictures of nature without any copyright restrictions.

A beach with a few people walking on it. Sea shore beach

A beach with a few people walking on it. Sea shore beach

A beach with a few rocks and a blue sky / A beach with a rocky shoreline and trees in the background / Public domain stock photo.

A man standing on a rock next to a body of water. Fishing perumathura beach trivandrum

A man standing on a rock next to a body of water. Fishing perumathura ...

A man standing on rocks fishing with a fishing pole / A man fishing on the rocks near the ocean / Public domain stock photo.

A yellow bench sitting next to a body of water. Port sea shore

A yellow bench sitting next to a body of water. Port sea shore

Stock photo: The view from the top of the water / A yellow bench sitting next to a body of water.

Dosinia anus (ringed venus shell)

Dosinia anus (ringed venus shell)

Ringed Venus Shell.Found on the sandy shore..Grooved like a gramophone record. Common in sand near low tide. Often washed up after storms.

Keanae Road to Hana. Maui.. Bernard Spragg photography

Keanae Road to Hana. Maui.. Bernard Spragg photography

Keanae is an unincorporated town in Maui County on the island of Maui in the U.S. state of Hawaii. Ke‘anae is a peninsula known best for being one of Hawaii‘s major taro farm growing regions.One of the many sce... More

Black scallop shell., Bernard Spragg Photo

Black scallop shell., Bernard Spragg Photo

Many scallops are highly prized as a food source; the name "scallop" is also applied to the meat of these animals when it is used as seafood. The brightly colored, fan-shaped shells of some scallops, with their... More

Drawing, Windblown Pines, Pacific Grove. Verso- Pacific Coast road to Point Sur., April 1898 (CH 18369211)

Drawing, Windblown Pines, Pacific Grove. Verso- Pacific Coast road to ...

Horizontal rectangle. Obverse: "Wind blown pines/ Pacific Grove," five of which are shown. A hill range is shown in the right background. Reverse: in opposite direction, top: waves rolling at the rocky coast... More

Saint Andrew for Scotland (BM 1868,0808.4740)

Saint Andrew for Scotland (BM 1868,0808.4740)

No. 3 of the series, see BMSat 5942. A Scotsman in kilt and plaid riding (left to right) a horse with a unicorn's horn and the tufted tail of a lion. He holds across his left shoulder a long broadsword on which... More

Sea shore (1294012) - A black and white photo of a rocky coastline
Sea shore (1294024) - A black and white photo of a rocky coastline
At the sea shore. In Uzurgety, color separation negative by Sergei Prokudin Gorskiy

At the sea shore. In Uzurgety, color separation negative by Sergei Pro...

Русский: 1905-1915. г. Озургети. На берегу моря English: Ureki At the sea shore. In Uzurgety. Title: Na beregu mori︠a︡. V Uzurgetakh. Corresponding photographic print is in album: Views in the Caucasus and Bl... More

Monet -Terrasse am Meeresufer von Sainte Adresse

Monet -Terrasse am Meeresufer von Sainte Adresse

Terrace on the Sea shore of Sainte Adresse Deutsch: Terrasse am Meeresufer von Sainte Adresse

Cook-karakakoa-bay - Drawing. Public domain image.

Cook-karakakoa-bay - Drawing. Public domain image.

“A View of Karakakooa [today’s Kealakekua], Owhyee”: site of Captain Cook’s death. From the atlas volume. Karakakooa Bay is situated on the West side of the island of Owhyhee, in a district called Akona. It is... More

Britishentomologyvolume 5 Plate 157 - A drawing of a plant with a moth on it

Britishentomologyvolume 5 Plate 157 - A drawing of a plant with a moth...

An illustration from British Entomology by John Curtis. Leucania litoralis or Mythimna litoralis (Sea-shore Wainscot).

Nova Scotia at the beginning of the 20th century

Nova Scotia at the beginning of the 20th century

Nature, cities, and people of Nova Scotia at the beginning of the 20th century.

Four women walking along sea-shore, Qingdao China

Four women walking along sea-shore, Qingdao China

Public domain reproduction of colorized lantern slide, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Sea Shore--Folly Island, S.C. May 1863

Sea Shore--Folly Island, S.C. May 1863

Title inscribed lower left. Inscribed lower right: Blockading fleet off Charleston. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.604) Reference print available in the Civil War Drawings file 1863. Forms part of:... More

August in the country--The sea-shore

August in the country--The sea-shore

Public domain photograph related to Boston, Massachusetts, New England history, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Oscar at the Sea-Shore - Public domain dedication. Metropolitan Museum of Art image.

Oscar at the Sea-Shore - Public domain dedication. Metropolitan Museum...

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

Sea shore, first lessons - Public domain image. Dry plate negative.

Sea shore, first lessons - Public domain image. Dry plate negative.

Title from jacket. Locale based on negatives with similar numbers. "2829" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 034117. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Framed by the foliage of the Canaveral National Sea Shore, Space Shuttle Discovery soars through bright blue skies as it lifts off from Launch Pad 39B at 2:19 p.m. EST Oct. 29 on mission STS-95. Making his second voyage into space after 36 years is Payload Specialist John H. Glenn Jr., senator from Ohio. Other crew members are Mission Commander Curtis L. Brown Jr., Pilot Steven W. Lindsey, Payload Specialist Chiaki Mukai, (M.D., Ph.D.), with the National agency for Space Development (NASDA), Mission Specialist Stephen K. Robinson, Mission Specialist Pedro Duque of Spain, representing the European Space Agency (ESA), and Mission Specialist Scott E. Parazynski. The STS-95 mission includes research payloads such as the Spartan solar-observing deployable spacecraft, the Hubble Space Telescope Orbital Systems Test Platform, the International Extreme Ultraviolet Hitchhiker, as well as the SPACEHAB single module with experiments on space flight and the aging process. Discovery is expected to return to KSC at 11:49 a.m. EST on Nov. 7 KSC-98pc1451

Framed by the foliage of the Canaveral National Sea Shore, Space Shutt...

Framed by the foliage of the Canaveral National Sea Shore, Space Shuttle Discovery soars through bright blue skies as it lifts off from Launch Pad 39B at 2:19 p.m. EST Oct. 29 on mission STS-95. Making his seco... More

A bird is sitting on a tree branch in the water. Nature landscape beach.

A bird is sitting on a tree branch in the water. Nature landscape beac...

A bird flying over a tree in a lake / A bird is perched on a tree near a body of water / Public domain stock photo.

A boat sitting on top of a sandy beach. Seafront clouds blue skies.

A boat sitting on top of a sandy beach. Seafront clouds blue skies.

A boat sitting on the beach near the water / A boat sitting on top of a sandy beach / Public domain stock photo.

A view of a body of water with a tree in the foreground. Sea landscape

A view of a body of water with a tree in the foreground. Sea landscape

A tree branch in the water near the shore / A dead tree on the beach in front of the ocean / Public domain stock photo.

NAVIFOR Announces 2017’s Sea, Shore and Reserve Sailors of the Year

NAVIFOR Announces 2017’s Sea, Shore and Reserve Sailors of the Year

Naval Information Forces (NAVIFOR) announced the 2017 Sea, Shore and Reserve Sailor of the Year at an awards ceremony on February 8. Intelligence Specialist 1st Class (IW) Chad Murray, assigned to Naval Reserve... More

Sea Turtle.Maui., Bernard Spragg Photo

Sea Turtle.Maui., Bernard Spragg Photo

Green turtles are found throughout the world, occurring primarily in tropical, and to a lesser extent, subtropical waters. The Hawaiian green turtle is genetically distinct from the other green sea turtle popul... More

The Withdrawal from Dunkirk, June 1940 Art.IWMARTLD305

The Withdrawal from Dunkirk, June 1940 Art.IWMARTLD305

The Withdrawal from Dunkirk, June 1940 image: On the left of the painting stretch sand-dunes covered with groups and long lines of khaki-dressed troops. Small boats loaded with troops move out from the sea sho... More

Hermann Seeger - In the dunes on the Baltic Sea shore

Hermann Seeger - In the dunes on the Baltic Sea shore

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

An Irish noddy. (BM J,5.8)

An Irish noddy. (BM J,5.8)

A clumsy and ramshackle two-wheeled chaise numbered '63', with a folding hood (raised) and a broken wheel, is driven (left to right) along the sea-shore. The driver sits on the hind-quarters of the horse, flour... More

Bunkers Hill, or the blessed effects of family quarrels (BM 1868,0808.10069)

Bunkers Hill, or the blessed effects of family quarrels (BM 1868,0808....

America and Britannia are fighting: America (l.), a Red Indian woman with feathered head-dress, has a tomahawk in one hand, a scalping-knife in the other. Britannia (r.) seizes her by the shoulder, her spear ra... More

Buonaparte leaving Egypt. (BM 1851,0901.1020)

Buonaparte leaving Egypt. (BM 1851,0901.1020)

Bonaparte stands on the sea-shore, about to embark (on 23 Aug. 1799) in a boat (left) which will take him to a ship in full sail (the 'Muiron'). He looks with a sly leer to the right, where a little band of rag... More

De Tyd geeft Verandering (BM 1898,0520.147)

De Tyd geeft Verandering (BM 1898,0520.147)

Figures on the sea-shore, on ships, and in the clouds symbolize the relations between Holland, England, France, and Russia. They have numbers referring to a printed explanation in two columns beneath the print ... More

Midas, transmuting all, into paper (BM 1851,0901.852)

Midas, transmuting all, into paper (BM 1851,0901.852)

Pitt, a colossal figure (cf. BMSat 8980), bestrides the Rotunda of the 'Bank of England'. His arms and legs are very thin, but his body is formed of a (transparent) sack distended with gold coins and inscribed ... More

Saint Andrew for Scotland (BM 1868,0808.4740 1)

Saint Andrew for Scotland (BM 1868,0808.4740 1)

No. 3 of the series, see BMSat 5942. A Scotsman in kilt and plaid riding (left to right) a horse with a unicorn's horn and the tufted tail of a lion. He holds across his left shoulder a long broadsword on which... More

Saint Patrick for Ireland (BM 1868,0808.4741)

Saint Patrick for Ireland (BM 1868,0808.4741)

No. 4 of the series, see BMSat 5942. An Irishman riding (left to right) on a horse. He is dressed as a military officer, with epaulettes. In his hat is a cross in a medallion. In his right hand, and resting on ... More

The European State Jockies Running a Heat for the Ballance of Power (BM 1868,0808.3643)

The European State Jockies Running a Heat for the Ballance of Power (B...

Satire on the jockeying for position of the European powers in early 1740. A race-course on the sea-shore with a variety of animals and riders representing different countries: first comes Cardinal Fleury (Fran... More

The exact Effigies of Dicky Dickinson (BM 1851,0308.209)

The exact Effigies of Dicky Dickinson (BM 1851,0308.209)

Dickinson, his acromegalic condition clearly evident, stands on the sea shore. In the background are cliffs with buildings at their foot, one of which is labelled "The Well" and another higher up "The Womens Ap... More

Mervyn O'Gorman color photography

Mervyn O'Gorman color photography

Mervyn Joseph Pius O'Gorman CB (19 December 1871 – 16 March 1958) was a British electrical and aircraft engineer. After working as an electrical engineer, he was appointed Superintendent of what became the Roya... More

Mervyn O'Gorman color photography

Mervyn O'Gorman color photography

Mervyn Joseph Pius O'Gorman CB (19 December 1871 – 16 March 1958) was a British electrical and aircraft engineer. After working as an electrical engineer, he was appointed Superintendent of what became the Roya... More

The olive fairy book (1907) (14729787546) - fairy tale illustration

The olive fairy book (1907) (14729787546) - fairy tale illustration

Identifier: olivefairybook00lang (find matches) Title: The olive fairy book Year: 1907 (1900s) Authors: Lang, Andrew, 1844-1912 Ford, H. J. (Henry Justice), 1860-1941, ill Subjects: Fairy tales Folklore Pub... More

Gloeden, Wilhelm von (1856-1931) - n. 1211 r - datato 1913 - da - Gloedeneries p. 29

Gloeden, Wilhelm von (1856-1931) - n. 1211 r - datato 1913 - da - Gloe...

Italiano: Wilhelm von Gloeden (1856-1931), Ragazzo sulla riva del mare. Numero di catalogo: 1211. Il positivo è datato 1913. English: Wilhelm von Gloeden (1856-1931), Boy along the sea shore. Catalogue number... More

Atwood-Higgins House, Bound Brook Island Road, Wellfleet, Barnstable County, MA

Atwood-Higgins House, Bound Brook Island Road, Wellfleet, Barnstable C...

Significance: This is a fine specimen of a Cape Cod "double house," and Dr. Ernest Allen Connally, HABS Architect and historian, in his survey of Cape Cod houses in the summer of 1959, reported that this was lo... More

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