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Alfred Moore, 1755-1810

Alfred Moore, 1755-1810

Bust, facing right; in oval.

Guizott / lith. de Delpech.

Guizott / lith. de Delpech.

Half-length portrait, facing left.

Bartmy. Faujas de Saint-Fond (géologiste), professeur de géologie au Jardin du Roi. Né à Montélimar ... 1741 ... mort ... 1819 / / Dessiné d'après un portrait original communiqué par Mr. Brard et gravé par Ambroise Tardieu.

Bartmy. Faujas de Saint-Fond (géologiste), professeur de géologie au J...

Oval head-and-shoulders portrait of the man who opened a public subscription to finance research into balloon flights carried out by Jacques Alexandre Charles in 1783.

Reed and Stiles will execute bank notes and engraving of all kinds, in such a manner, and on such terms, as they think will give universal satisfaction. Orders thankfully received

Reed and Stiles will execute bank notes and engraving of all kinds, in...

Print shows an advertisement in the form of bank notes in the denominations of 2 and 3 advertising Reed and Stiles engraving and copperplate printing firm in Hartford and East Windsor, Connecticut. At the top o... more

Heike monogatari to biwa to tsuitate

Heike monogatari to biwa to tsuitate

Print shows a lute, the Tale of Keike, an article of clothing, and a painted screen with natural scene of bushes and mountains.

Etienne & Joseph Montgolfier

Etienne & Joseph Montgolfier

Bust-length double profile portrait of the Montgolfier brothers, French ballonists. After the gold medal designed by Houdon.

Draw bridge over Potomac at George Town, D.C. / J.R.S.

Draw bridge over Potomac at George Town, D.C. / J.R.S.

Drawing shows the Chain Bridge spanning the Potomac River at Georgetown, Washington, D.C., with a covered wagon on the bridge; also shows men loading a boat with barrels from a loading dock at left center, with... more

Whitingtons [i.e. Whittington] College, Highgate

Whitingtons [i.e. Whittington] College, Highgate

Drawing shows an exterior view of the building, with chapel and courtyard, Whittington College.

Characters in the new piece now poforming [sic] at the Theatre Royal Cotten Garden 1820

Characters in the new piece now poforming [sic] at the Theatre Royal C...

Print shows 16 vignettes regarding the collection of evidence, the infamous "green bags" documenting the affair between Caroline and Bartolomeo Bergami, for the attempt by George IV to divorce his wife.

Ukiyo bijin mitate sankyoku

Ukiyo bijin mitate sankyoku

Print shows a woman playing a small stringed instrument (like a biwa) with a large bow.

Winlock baths Sheperton Fields

Winlock baths Sheperton Fields

Sketch shows an interior scene of men at the baths; some swimming, some dressed in suits and top hats.

A transfer / drawn by S. Prout ; R. Ackermann's lithogy.

A transfer / drawn by S. Prout ; R. Ackermann's lithogy.

Print shows a crude wooden structure raised above the ground with a harbor in the background; possibly a well with a lever, rope, and buckets.

John J. Audubon

John J. Audubon

Print shows John J. Audubon, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly right. Includes facsimile signature.

Parody. 605,000 sour grapes

Parody. 605,000 sour grapes

An illustrated broadside pertaining to the controversy surrounding settlement of the State of New York's War of 1812 financial claims against former governor Daniel D. Tompkins. It was established that the ex-g... more

Sir Isaac Newton, ob. 1727 / Engraved by W.T. Fry.

Sir Isaac Newton, ob. 1727 / Engraved by W.T. Fry.

Three-quarter-length portrait seated, facing slightly right.

Rufus King
[Cornucopia of flowers]

[Cornucopia of flowers]

Drawing shows an upright cornucopia filled with flowers.

Chateaubriand / Deveria ; lith. de Lemercier.

Chateaubriand / Deveria ; lith. de Lemercier.

Half-length portrait, facing right.