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Topic: allegory

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The philosopher Diogenes and the allegory of astronomy

The philosopher Diogenes and the allegory of astronomy

Allegorical print showing a seated man thinking and another figure looking at a globe. Title from Graphic sampler / compiled by Renata V. Shaw, Prints and Photographs Division. Washington : Library of Congress,... more

[Aged eagle bathing in fountain, in an animal allegory of renewal by baptism]

[Aged eagle bathing in fountain, in an animal allegory of renewal by b...

Illus. and text in: Physiologus. Peri ton physiologon. Romae : Apud Zannettum et Ruffinellum, 1587, p. 22. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 77.

[Cartouche showing allegory on America] / G.F. Lotter sculps.

[Cartouche showing allegory on America] / G.F. Lotter sculps.

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Atlas novus sive tabulae geographicae ... / Tobias Conrad Lotter. Augustae Vindelicorum : [1772?], no. 6. Published in: The American Revolution in drawings and prints;... more

[Allegory: Nature stands ready to strike the lyre, as Liberty presents medal to Washington; Fame blows her trumpet, and Astrea finds a part of the earth where she may fix her residence]

[Allegory: Nature stands ready to strike the lyre, as Liberty presents...

Engraving by John Norman. Illus. in: Boston Magazine, Apr. 1784. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Publ. Ind.; Pres.; Allegory; Liberty; Nature; Fame; Astrea.

[Title page engraved vignette: allegory of America resting her shield to engage in art, education, agriculture, and naval commerce]

[Title page engraved vignette: allegory of America resting her shield ...

Engraving by Thackara & Vallance - C.W. Peale, del't. Illus. in: Title page of The Universal Asylum and Columbian Magazine for 1790. vol. V. Philadelphia. Ref. copy may be in SSF (Gr). This record contains unve... more

The strange allegory of the lame boy's speech filled her with awe

The strange allegory of the lame boy's speech filled her with awe

Title on verso. (DLC/PP-1933:0011). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Christmas Tales and Christmas Verse / Eugene Field. New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, 1912.

Temperance, a centennial allegory

Temperance, a centennial allegory

G7274 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Valois.

Temperance, a centennial allegory

Temperance, a centennial allegory

G7274 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Valois.