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Album Page with Two Christian Subjects
Hercules defeating the river god Acheolus in the form of a bull, with three women to his left holding cornucopias, from a series of six engravings of Herculean Subjects

Hercules defeating the river god Acheolus in the form of a bull, with ...

This engraving is one of a series of the six feats of Hercules commissioned from Rosso and Caraglio by Baviero de' Carocci, who had been Raphael's printing assistant. When the river god Achelous fought with Her... more

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Subjects after Antique Cameos and Gems

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Subjects after Antique Cameos and Gem...

This print comes from the museum’s copy of the Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae (The Mirror of Roman Magnificence) The Speculum found its origin in the publishing endeavors of Antonio Salamanca and Antonio Lafre... more

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Subjects after Antique Cameos and Gems

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Subjects after Antique Cameos and Gem...

This print comes from the museum’s copy of the Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae (The Mirror of Roman Magnificence) The Speculum found its origin in the publishing endeavors of Antonio Salamanca and Antonio Lafre... more

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Subjects after Antique Cameos and Gems

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Subjects after Antique Cameos and Gem...

This print comes from the museum’s copy of the Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae (The Mirror of Roman Magnificence). The Speculum found its origin in the publishing endeavors of Antonio Salamanca and Antonio Lafr... more

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Subjects after Antique Cameos and Gems

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Subjects after Antique Cameos and Gem...

This print comes from the museum’s copy of the Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae (The Mirror of Roman Magnificence) The Speculum found its origin in the publishing endeavors of Antonio Salamanca and Antonio Lafre... more

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Subjects after Antique Cameos and Gems

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Subjects after Antique Cameos and Gem...

This print comes from the museum’s copy of the Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae (The Mirror of Roman Magnificence) The Speculum found its origin in the publishing endeavors of Antonio Salamanca and Antonio Lafre... more

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Subjects after Antique Cameos and Gems

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Subjects after Antique Cameos and Gem...

This print comes from the museum’s copy of the Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae (The Mirror of Roman Magnificence) The Speculum found its origin in the publishing endeavors of Antonio Salamanca and Antonio Lafre... more

Pharmacy jar with subjects from The Campaigns of Julius Caesar

Pharmacy jar with subjects from The Campaigns of Julius Caesar

With both painted and sculpted ornament, this monumental vessel blurs the line between decorative and functional. Vignettes from the life of Julius Caesar appear within two central roundels surrounded by coats ... more

Pastoral with goat herd and goats, from the series Sixteen Peasant Subjects

Pastoral with goat herd and goats, from the series Sixteen Peasant Sub...

Cornelis Bloemaert (Dutch, Utrecht 1603–?1684 Rome)

Album of Birds and Flowers and Other Subjects

Album of Birds and Flowers and Other Subjects

Attributed to Tosa Mitsunari (1648–1710) Edo period (1615–1868)

Soldiers Playing Cards, from the series Sixteen Peasant Subjects

Soldiers Playing Cards, from the series Sixteen Peasant Subjects

Cornelis Bloemaert (Dutch, Utrecht 1603–?1684 Rome)

Peasants Drinking, from the series Sixteen Peasant Subjects

Peasants Drinking, from the series Sixteen Peasant Subjects

Cornelis Bloemaert (Dutch, Utrecht 1603–?1684 Rome)

Traveler with Dog, from the series Sixteen Peasant Subjects

Traveler with Dog, from the series Sixteen Peasant Subjects

Cornelis Bloemaert (Dutch, Utrecht 1603–?1684 Rome)

"Six Devotional Subjects", Folio from the Bellini Album

"Six Devotional Subjects", Folio from the Bellini Album

Attributed to Italy or the Netherlands

Judith with the head of Holofernes in her left hand and a sword in her right hand, accompanied by a female attendant, from a series of four Old Testament subjects

Judith with the head of Holofernes in her left hand and a sword in her...

Oliviero Gatti (Italian, active Bologna 1610–30)

Francesco I d'Este Assists His Subjects with Great Generosity During the Great Famine of 1648 and 1649, from L'Idea di un Principe ed Eroe Cristiano in Francesco I d'Este, di Modena e Reggio Duca VIII [...]

Francesco I d'Este Assists His Subjects with Great Generosity During t...

This print is from L'Idea di un Principe ed Eroe Cristiano in Francesco I d'Este, di Modena e Reggio Duca VIII [...] collected in an album of brown boards. Four prints are hinged on each page of the album with ... more

Plate 6: figures in boats decorated with mythological subjects using poles to propel them

Plate 6: figures in boats decorated with mythological subjects using p...

Pietro Santi Bartoli (Italian, Perugia 1615–1700 Rome)

Venus and Adonis from a set of Mythological Subjects after Raphael

Venus and Adonis from a set of Mythological Subjects after Raphael

Designed after drawing previously attributed to Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, Urbino 1483–1520 Rome)

The Festival of Psyche, with Mercury from a set of Mythological Subjects after Giulio Romano

The Festival of Psyche, with Mercury from a set of Mythological Subjec...

Designed after drawings attributed to Giulio Romano (Italian, Rome 1499?–1546 Mantua)

Venus in her Chariot from a set of Mythological Subjects after Raphael

Venus in her Chariot from a set of Mythological Subjects after Raphael

Designed after drawing previously attributed to Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, Urbino 1483–1520 Rome)

Shepherds and Shepherdesses Dancing from a set of Mythological Subjects after Giulio Romano

Shepherds and Shepherdesses Dancing from a set of Mythological Subject...

This tapestry is from a set of eight, traditionally called Les Sujets de la Fable d'après Jules Romain [Mythological subjects after Giulio Romano]. The designs for all eight tapestries were based upon drawings ... more

The Festival of Psyche, with Bacchus from a set of Mythological Subjects after Giulio Romano

The Festival of Psyche, with Bacchus from a set of Mythological Subjec...

Designed after drawings attributed to Giulio Romano (Italian, Rome 1499?–1546 Mantua)

A Young Woman Feeding her Infant, from Premier Livre de Sujets et Pastorales (First Book of Subjects and Pastorals), plate 1

A Young Woman Feeding her Infant, from Premier Livre de Sujets et Past...

Gabriel Huquier (French, Orléans 1695–1772 Paris)

Snuffbox with miniatures representing domestic scenes and still-life subjects

Snuffbox with miniatures representing domestic scenes and still-life s...

In eighteenth-century Europe, Paris led the production of high-quality luxury goods. Parisian goldsmiths made a wide range of small, personal articles such as snuffboxes; étuis to hold sealing wax, tweezers, or... more

Shepherd tickling a sleeping Shepherdess with a piece of straw, from Troisieme Livre de Sujets et Pastorales (Third Book of Subjects and Pastorals), plate 3

Shepherd tickling a sleeping Shepherdess with a piece of straw, from T...

Gabriel Huquier (French, Orléans 1695–1772 Paris)

decoration from "Miscellany Poems on several subjects. [By Elizabeth Thomas.]"

decoration from "Miscellany Poems on several subjects. [By Elizabeth T...

This image has been taken from scan 000282 from "Miscellany Poems on several subjects. [By Elizabeth Thomas.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the B... more

decoration from "Miscellany Poems on several subjects. [By Elizabeth Thomas.]"

decoration from "Miscellany Poems on several subjects. [By Elizabeth T...

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decoration from "Miscellany Poems on several subjects. [By Elizabeth Thomas.]"

decoration from "Miscellany Poems on several subjects. [By Elizabeth T...

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decoration from "Miscellany Poems on several subjects. [By Elizabeth Thomas.]"

decoration from "Miscellany Poems on several subjects. [By Elizabeth T...

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decoration from "Miscellany Poems on several subjects. [By Elizabeth Thomas.]"

decoration from "Miscellany Poems on several subjects. [By Elizabeth T...

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The following extracts from the votes and proceedings of the American Continental Congress we are induced to publish thus early purely to ease the impatience of our readers. Association &c. We his Majesty’s most loyal subjects, the delegates of

The following extracts from the votes and proceedings of the American ...

Positive Photostat.; Photographic reproduction.; Stamped on verso: Mss Division.; On verso: Ac. 373. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full te... more

Common sense; addressed to the inhabitants of America, on the following interesting subjects
portrait from "Miscellanies in verse and prose; containing characters, essays, and letters, on various subjects"

portrait from "Miscellanies in verse and prose; containing characters,...

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Edinburgh from "Poems, chiefly in the Scottish Dialect, on Various Subjects. [With plates, including a portrait.]"

Edinburgh from "Poems, chiefly in the Scottish Dialect, on Various Sub...

This image has been taken from scan 000020 from "Poems, chiefly in the Scottish Dialect, on Various Subjects. [With plates, including a portrait.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated... more

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained ...

This image has been taken from scan 000537 from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the ... more

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained ...

This image has been taken from scan 000768 from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the ... more

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained ...

This image has been taken from scan 000030 from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the ... more

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained ...

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map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained ...

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map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained ...

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Scythias from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

Scythias from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and expla...

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map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained ...

This image has been taken from scan 000151 from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the ... more

Map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

Map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained ...

This image has been taken from scan 000374 from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the ... more

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained ...

This image has been taken from scan 000719 from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the ... more

fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II"

fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare,...

This image has been taken from scan 000211 from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II". The title and subject terms of this image hav... more

insect from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II"

insect from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare...

This image has been taken from scan 000223 from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II". The title and subject terms of this image hav... more

insect from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II"

insect from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare...

This image has been taken from scan 000255 from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II". The title and subject terms of this image hav... more

fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II"

fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare,...

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fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II"

fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare,...

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fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II"

fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare,...

This image has been taken from scan 000309 from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II". The title and subject terms of this image hav... more

fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II"

fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare,...

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fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II"

fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare,...

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Vespertillo barbastellus from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II"

Vespertillo barbastellus from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured fi...

This image has been taken from scan 000183 from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II". The title and subject terms of this image hav... more

fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II"

fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare,...

This image has been taken from scan 000311 from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II". The title and subject terms of this image hav... more

fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II"

fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare,...

This image has been taken from scan 000287 from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II". The title and subject terms of this image hav... more

fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II"

fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare,...

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fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II"

fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare,...

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sepia_octopus from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II"

sepia_octopus from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of ne...

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fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II"

fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare,...

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fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II"

fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare,...

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fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II"

fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare,...

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flora from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II"

flora from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare,...

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fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II"

fauna from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare,...

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mussels from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II"

mussels from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rar...

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shrew from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects, etc. vol. I., vol. II"

shrew from "The British Miscellany: or, coloured figures of new, rare,...

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map from "Elements of Geography, or, an extensive abridgment thereof ... Illustrated with maps ... Accompanied with a new ... introduction, comprising the astronomical and other subjects preliminary to the study of geography: by E. Hoyt"

map from "Elements of Geography, or, an extensive abridgment thereof ....

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map from "Elements of Geography, or, an extensive abridgment thereof ... Illustrated with maps ... Accompanied with a new ... introduction, comprising the astronomical and other subjects preliminary to the study of geography: by E. Hoyt"

map from "Elements of Geography, or, an extensive abridgment thereof ....

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map from "Illustrations of ancient geography and history; referring to the sites of Ophir, Sheba, Taprobane, the Aurea Chersonesus, and other scriptural and classical cities and subjects: elucidating, also, the visit of the Queen of Sheba to Solomon, at Jerusalem, derived from recent investigations in the Eastern Indian Archipelago"

map from "Illustrations of ancient geography and history; referring to...

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First plate of four subjects, for Birch's Philadelphia

First plate of four subjects, for Birch's Philadelphia

Print showing four vignette views on one sheet; upper left, "Franklin Library in 1800", bottom left, "Swedes Church Southwark", upper right, "Pennsylvania Hospital in 1800", and bottom right, "High St. Market H... more

Oxfordshire from "The Microcosm of Oxford: containing a series of views of the Churches, Colleges, Halls and other public buildings of the University and City of Oxford ... Accompanied with brief notices of Founders, ... and other subjects explanatory of the several drawings"

Oxfordshire from "The Microcosm of Oxford: containing a series of view...

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Oxford University from "The Microcosm of Oxford: containing a series of views of the Churches, Colleges, Halls and other public buildings of the University and City of Oxford ... Accompanied with brief notices of Founders, ... and other subjects explanatory of the several drawings"

Oxford University from "The Microcosm of Oxford: containing a series o...

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Nicholas Hawksmoor (architect) from "The Microcosm of Oxford: containing a series of views of the Churches, Colleges, Halls and other public buildings of the University and City of Oxford ... Accompanied with brief notices of Founders, ... and other subjects explanatory of the several drawings"

Nicholas Hawksmoor (architect) from "The Microcosm of Oxford: containi...

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Lincoln College from "The Microcosm of Oxford: containing a series of views of the Churches, Colleges, Halls and other public buildings of the University and City of Oxford ... Accompanied with brief notices of Founders, ... and other subjects explanatory of the several drawings"

Lincoln College from "The Microcosm of Oxford: containing a series of ...

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Cumner Place from "The Microcosm of Oxford: containing a series of views of the Churches, Colleges, Halls and other public buildings of the University and City of Oxford ... Accompanied with brief notices of Founders, ... and other subjects explanatory of the several drawings"

Cumner Place from "The Microcosm of Oxford: containing a series of vie...

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James Gibbs (architect) from "The Microcosm of Oxford: containing a series of views of the Churches, Colleges, Halls and other public buildings of the University and City of Oxford ... Accompanied with brief notices of Founders, ... and other subjects explanatory of the several drawings"

James Gibbs (architect) from "The Microcosm of Oxford: containing a se...

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Lacquer Paintings of Various Subjects: Grasshopper on Gourd Vine

Lacquer Paintings of Various Subjects: Grasshopper on Gourd Vine

The strong color effect seen in this album is achieved by using lacquer as a painting medium. Painting with lacquer on paper was one of the techniques Zeshin developed into his own style. Despite the heavy mate... more

Lacquer Paintings of Various Subjects: Plum Branch with Oil Lamp

Lacquer Paintings of Various Subjects: Plum Branch with Oil Lamp

Well known in the West as a painter and a lacquer artist, Shibata Zeshin enjoyed longevity in both his life and his career. At age eleven, he began an apprenticeship with the leading lacquer artist, Koma Kan'ya... more

Oxford University Press from "The Microcosm of Oxford: containing a series of views of the Churches, Colleges, Halls and other public buildings of the University and City of Oxford ... Accompanied with brief notices of Founders, ... and other subjects explanatory of the several drawings"

Oxford University Press from "The Microcosm of Oxford: containing a se...

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Oxford University from "The Microcosm of Oxford: containing a series of views of the Churches, Colleges, Halls and other public buildings of the University and City of Oxford ... Accompanied with brief notices of Founders, ... and other subjects explanatory of the several drawings"

Oxford University from "The Microcosm of Oxford: containing a series o...

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Oxford from "The Microcosm of Oxford: containing a series of views of the Churches, Colleges, Halls and other public buildings of the University and City of Oxford ... Accompanied with brief notices of Founders, ... and other subjects explanatory of the several drawings"

Oxford from "The Microcosm of Oxford: containing a series of views of ...

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Oxford University from "The Microcosm of Oxford: containing a series of views of the Churches, Colleges, Halls and other public buildings of the University and City of Oxford ... Accompanied with brief notices of Founders, ... and other subjects explanatory of the several drawings"

Oxford University from "The Microcosm of Oxford: containing a series o...

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Oxford University from "The Microcosm of Oxford: containing a series of views of the Churches, Colleges, Halls and other public buildings of the University and City of Oxford ... Accompanied with brief notices of Founders, ... and other subjects explanatory of the several drawings"

Oxford University from "The Microcosm of Oxford: containing a series o...

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