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Chimneypiece: Affronted griffons on the lintel and candelabra on the jambs (Ch. accompagnée de son plan et décorée d'une frise de griffons), from Diverse Maniere d'adornare i cammini ed ogni altra parte degli edifizi...(Different Ways of ornamenting chimneypieces and all other parts of houses)

Although Giovanni Battista Piranesi is best known for his capricious, often ruinous landscape compositions, architecture and interior design formed an important part of his theoretic and artistic life’s work. I... more

Chimneypiece in the Egyptian style, from Diverse Maniere d'adornare i cammini (...) (Different Ways of ornamenting chimneypieces and all other parts of houses)

The lengthy essay that opens the 'Diverse maniere' is dedicated to Cardinal Rezzonico, nephew of Pope Clement XIII and one of Piranesi's ardent supporters, but is clearly intended for a wide audience, given the... more

Chimneypiece: Architrave decorated with a Greek key motif and a circular fireback with figures of the zodiac (Ch. décorée d'une grecque), from Diverse Maniere d'adornare i cammini ed ogni altra parte degli edifizi...(Different Ways of ornamenting chimneypieces and all other parts of houses)

Although Giovanni Battista Piranesi is best known for his capricious, often ruinous landscape compositions, architecture and interior design formed an important part of his theoretic and artistic life’s work. I... more

It is a bad rule that don't work both ways / Th. Nast.

Uncle Sam speaking to the Geneva court about Alabama claims. Liberty(?) sits in the seat of judgement.

map from "Spanish ways and by-ways, with a glimpse of the Pyrenees ... Illustrated"

This image has been taken from scan 000016 from "Spanish ways and by-ways, with a glimpse of the Pyrenees ... Illustrated". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by us... more

map from "Spanish ways and by-ways, with a glimpse of the Pyrenees ... Illustrated"

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It works both ways / Zimmerman.

Illustration shows a man labeled "Labor Union" raising a large club labeled "Boycotting" over his head, about to strike a man labeled "Manufacturer" sitting behind a desk, in the process, he strikes a man label... more

engraving from "Face to Face with the Mexicans: the domestic life, educational, social, and business ways ... of the Mexican People ... With 200 illustrations. [With musical notes.]"

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flora from "Face to Face with the Mexicans: the domestic life, educational, social, and business ways ... of the Mexican People ... With 200 illustrations. [With musical notes.]"

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flora from "Face to Face with the Mexicans: the domestic life, educational, social, and business ways ... of the Mexican People ... With 200 illustrations. [With musical notes.]"

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Benito Juárez from "Face to Face with the Mexicans: the domestic life, educational, social, and business ways ... of the Mexican People ... With 200 illustrations. [With musical notes.]"

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engraving from "Face to Face with the Mexicans: the domestic life, educational, social, and business ways ... of the Mexican People ... With 200 illustrations. [With musical notes.]"

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portrait from "Face to Face with the Mexicans: the domestic life, educational, social, and business ways ... of the Mexican People ... With 200 illustrations. [With musical notes.]"

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circle from "Face to Face with the Mexicans: the domestic life, educational, social, and business ways ... of the Mexican People ... With 200 illustrations. [With musical notes.]"

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plow from "Face to Face with the Mexicans: the domestic life, educational, social, and business ways ... of the Mexican People ... With 200 illustrations. [With musical notes.]"

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Twenty Ways of Cooking Potatoes, from the Honest Library series (N115) issued by Duke Sons & Co. to promote Honest Long Cut Tobacco

Trade cards/ booklets from the "Honest Library'" series (N115), issued in an unnumbered set of 25 in 1896 by W. Duke Sons & Co. to promote Honest Long Cut Tobacco. Each booklet consists of 16 pages of text and ... more

Far from the gay cities and ways of men

Woman in canoe amid lily pads.

U.S.S. Connecticut Ways after the Launching

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

U.S.S. Connecticut Ways after the Launching

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Floating Machine Shop on Ways

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard