Library Of Congress
Library Of CongressPublic Domain ArchivePart of PICRYL.com. Not developed or endorsed by the Library of Congress
  • searchSearch
  • photo_albumStories
  • collectionsCollections
  • infoAbout
  • star_rateUpgrade

[Peter the Great, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly right]

Blind plaintiff, lame defendant share [...] / Dobson pinx. ; I. Simon fec. ; I. Smith ex.

[John Wesley M.H.] / J. Faber, fecit.

The dextrous trimmer or Pool Pill Garlick left in the suds / R. Houston, fecit.

Mr. Garrick in Hamlet / B. Wilson pinxt ; J. McArdell fecit.

Major General James Wolfe, commander in chief of his majesty's forces in the expedition against Quebec / H. Smith Esqr. pinxt. ; C. Spooner fecit.

Sir William Johnson, Major General of the English forces in America / T. Adams, delin.; Spooner, fecit.

[A Bailiff and an attorney--a match for the Devil]

Her most excellent majesty Charlotte Queen of Great Britain / Frye ad vivum delineavit et sculp.

The queen's arms, a night's amusement / Maucourt invt. et fecit.

[Sir Jeffery Amherst] [Knight of the most honorable Order of Bath, ...] / / J. Reynolds pinx. ; J. Watson fecit. 1766.

Sir Jeffery Amherst Knight of the most honorable Order of Bath, ... J. Reynolds pinxt. ; J. Watson fecit

[A tarred and feathered man standing on hands and feet with a rope attached to upper thighs and held by a man standing at left; the man on all fours looks back at a wild-eyed devil standing behind him]

Irish peg in a rage. Make good the damage you dog, or I'll cut away your parsnip

A new method of macarony making, as practised at Boston

What is this my son Tom

A political lesson / J. Dixon invenit et fecit.

The grinning match, a humourous scene at a country fair

Charles Lee, Esq'r. - major general of the Continental Army in America / Thomlinson pinxt.

Israel Putnam, Esq'r. - major general of the Connecticut forces, and commander in chief at the engagement on Bunckers-Hill near Boston, 17 June 1775 / J. Wilkinson pinxt.

George Washington, Esq'r. - general and commander in chief of the Continental Army in America / done from an original, drawn from the life by Alex'r. Campbell, of Williamsburgh in Virginia ; Ioh. Martin Will excud. Aug. Vind.

Commodore Hopkins, commander in chief of the American Fleet

David Wooster, Esq'r. - commander in chief of the Provincial Army against Quebec

The wise men of Gotham and their goose

The Hon[ora]ble S[i]r Wm. Howe, Knight of the Bath and commander in chief of his magesty's forces in America / Corbutt, delin; se bend chez J.M. Will, à Augsbourg.

Humours of May Day, pl. 2

Horatio Gates Esqr., major general of the American forces

Iohn Paul Iones, commander of a squadron in the service of the thirteen United States of North America, 1779

[Association meeting at York]

Loon na werk 1780

Sr. George Bridges Rodney - [...] admiral of the Blue & [... Maje]sty's ships sent to protect our trad[...] West Indies

A side box

An high wind in St. Paul's Church yard

[Lady MacBeth] [Act, 5th--'One, two; why then 'tis time to do't / / painted by H. Fuseli ; engrved by J.R. Smith].

The fruit woman

La France reçoit des trois ordres les voeux de toutes la nation et les presentent à Louis Seize et à Mr. Necker

Antoine Laurent Lavoisier, fermier général. Né a Paris le 16 aout 1743. Jugé le 16 floréal l'an 2

[The plundering of the King's cellar, Paris, 10th August, 1793 (i.e., 1792)] / J. Zoffany Esqr. pinx. ; R. Earlom sculpt.

[William Pitt, Earl of Chatham, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left] / painted by W. Owen ; engraved by H.S. Goed.

James Northcote, R.A. S.W. Reynolds 1802

Lake of Thun, Swiss / drawn & etch'd. by J.M.W. Turner ; engraved by C. Turner.

William Shakespear - from the original picture by Cornelius Jansen / engraved by Chas. Turner, Mezzotinto Engraver in ordinary to His Majesty.

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.

Mr. Kean in Richard the Third Act IV Scene 4 / / painted by J.J. Halls ; engraved by C. Turner.

Napoleon I, full-length portrait, standing, facing left, wearing long coat, with his hands behind his back, in a wind-swept wooded area with a small campfire behind him, on the right Charlet 1821 ; gravé par Maile

Herder / drawn by Buri ; engraved by J. Sartain.

Andrew Jackson. From the original painting in the possession of Col. C.G. Childs of Philadelphia / painted by W. J. Hubard ; engraved by J. Sartain.

Dr. Dalton, F.R.S. - president of the Literary & Philosophical Society, Manchester / painted by J. Lonsdale Esqre. ; engraved by C. Turner, A.R.A.

Naval battle with American battleship and sailors in the lower right corner cheering as a ship explodes on the left William Warner

Immediate emancipation in the West Indies, Aug. 1st, 1838 / painted by Alexr. Rippingille ; engraved by S.H. Gimber

Henry Clay / painted by G. Linen ; engraved by J. Sartain. Philada.

The philosopher & his kite / H.S. Sadd sc.

James Buchanan / painted by J. Eichholz ; engraved by J. Sartain.

The death-bed of Wesley / engraved by John Sartain ; Pub'd. by Wm. Sartain, Phila.

[Brigadier General George Cadwalader, half-length portrait, facing left, in uniform]

Henry Clay / painted by J.W. Dodge 1843 ; engd. on steel by H.S. Sadd, N.Y.

The happy family / mezzotint by Sartain expressly for Miss Leslie's Magazine.

Henry Clay / painted by James Wise ; engraved by J. Sartain.

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.

His royal highness Prince Albert, K.G. &c. &c. &c. / painted by John Lucas ; engraved by Henry S. Sadd, 1847.

"Have ye beheld the young god of the seas" / Ward ; Sartain.

Daniel Webster / painted by Chester Harding ; engraved by J. Andrews & H.W. Smith.

Daniel Webster / painted by Chester Harding ; engraved by J. Andrews & H.W. Smith.

G. Washington / P.F. Rothermel pinx ; A.H. Ritchie sc.

G. Washington / P.F. Rothermel pinx ; A.H. Ritchie sc.

John C. Calhoun / painted by T. Hicks ; likeness from a dage. by Brady ; engraved by A.H. Ritchie.

Rev. Geo. Duffield D.D. / engraved by John Sartain ; the original picture by A. Bradish.

The keepsake / Stephanoff ; Sartain.

William Pennington. Speaker of the House of Representatives of the U.S. 36th Congress 1860 / photographed by Brady ; engraved by A.B. Walter.

The general conference of the Methodist Episcopal church, south. Convened in Nashville, Tennessee, on the first day of May 1858 / drawing by A.F. Bellows, New York : engraved by J.C. Buttre, New York.

Mrs. Abraham Lincoln / engraved by Samuel Sartain, printed by Irwin & Sartain.

Washington and his family / original painting by C. Schussele, Phila. ; engraved by Wm. Sartain, Phila.

Washington and his family / original painting by C. Schussele, Phila. ; engraved by Wm. Sartain, Phila.

Young American crushing rebellion and sedition / engraved by William Sartain.

Washington and his family / original painting by C. Schussele, Phila. ; engraved by William Sartain, Phila.

The first reading of the Emancipation Proclamation before the cabinet / painted by F.B. Carpenter ; engraved by A.H. Ritchie.

[Thomas F. Davis, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right]

Napoleon's return from the Island of Elba, March 7th 1815 / painted by Steuben ; engraved by Geo. Sanders.

[Ralph Waldo Emerson, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right]

Marcellus Hartley

Gen. Gage / engraved by William Sartain.

London from my window / Jo. Pennell.

[Westminster, evening]

Wren's city / J. Pennell del. sc. imp.

[Head of the Madonna] / engraved and printed ... S. Arlent-Edwards.

Country folk

Capt. Paul Jones shooting a sailor who had attempted to strike his colours in an engagement

[The London dentist]

B. Franklin of Philadelphia - L.L.D. F.R.S. / B. Wilson pinxt. ; Js McArdell fecit.

Little Sammie Sartain / painted by Sant ; engd. by Wm. Sartain.

[Edgar Allan Poe, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front] / William Sartain.

[Edgar Allan Poe, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front] / William Sartain.

Major-General Zachary Taylor--President of the United States / from an original daguerreotype ; engraved by John Sartain.

Major-General Zachary Taylor--President of the United States / from an original daguerreotype ; engraved by John Sartain.

William Henry Harrison--Late President of the United States / painted by James R. Lambdin ; engraved by J. Sartain.

William Henry Harrison--Late President of the United States / painted by James R. Lambdin ; engraved by J. Sartain.

A flood

A flood

Martial law / engraved by John Sartain.

Martial law / engraved by John Sartain.