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American Academy of Arts and Sciences to Martha Randolph, October 27, , Invitation to Tribute to Thomas Jefferson and John Adams

American Academy of Arts and Sciences to Martha Randolph, October 27, ...

Invitation to Tribute to Thomas Jefferson and John Adams

[Emblematical female figures engaged in the arts of painting, sculpture, architecture, and music]

[Emblematical female figures engaged in the arts of painting, sculptur...

Illus. in: Iconography; or a collection of Emblematical Figures, by George Richardson, 1779, four engravings (figs. 137-140). Ref. copy may be in SSF (Gr). On print: Published as the Act Directs Decr. 1777. Thi... More

Assemblée nationale, abandon de tous les privileges, à Versailles sceance de la nuit du 4 au 5 aout 1789 / dessiné par C. Monnet, peintre du Roi ; gravé par Helman, de l'Académie des Arts de Lille en Flandre.

Assemblée nationale, abandon de tous les privileges, à Versailles scea...

Print shows the Assemblée nationale meeting in a large room with amphitheater seating as members of the clergy and the nobility come forward to renounce their priviledges. Title from item. No. 4 from the series... More

Minerva turning from scenes of violence and destruction to religion and the arts

Minerva turning from scenes of violence and destruction to religion an...

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: James Barry. Purchase; Christopher Mendez; 1983; (DLC/PP-1983:086).

University in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Order of exercises for commencement. August XXX. MDCCCIX. Exercises of candidates for the degree of Bachelor of arts. [Cambridge] Hilliard & Metcalf, printers. [1809].

University in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Order of exercises for commenc...

Gift. John F. Woolverton. Feb. 1, 1951. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 48, Folder 22a.

American Literature and Fine Arts, rewarding Patriotism and Virtue

American Literature and Fine Arts, rewarding Patriotism and Virtue

Allegorical scene of muses creating portraits and sculptured busts of George Washington and others. Illus. in: The Port folio Magazine. Philadelphia, 1810-1815. Reference copy may be in LOT 4710. This record co... More

The committees of the different societies in this city instituted for the promotion of arts and sciences, beg leave to present to their fellow-citizens the following statement ... New-York, July 1st, 1815.

The committees of the different societies in this city instituted for ...

Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 114, Folder 22.

Patent puffs to raise the wind or Dandy steam packets on contrary Jacks! Dedicated to the Society of Arts!

Patent puffs to raise the wind or Dandy steam packets on contrary Jack...

Print shows three men attempting to power their bicycles by means of flatulence. Title from item. Library of Congress copy is hand-colored. Not found in British Museum Catalogue (BMC). Publisher's name misspell... More

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts / engd. by C.G. Childs.

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts / engd. by C.G. Childs.

Print shows the front façade of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts building, with tree on the left, circular drive and lawn in front; labeled "Share $50. No. 17". It is inscribed to "Francis Hopkinson" a... More

Incipit liber primus Theophili monachi, de diversis artibus The beginning of the first book of Theophilus the monk, upon various arts.

Incipit liber primus Theophili monachi, de diversis artibus The beginn...

Text, in Latin and English, on the mixing of pigments to produce certain colors in oil paint. Title from item. Illus. in: Theophili, qui et Rugerus, presbyteri et monachi, libri III. de diversis artibus: seu, D... More

York County Agricultural Society, for the promotion of agriculture, horticulture, and the mechanic, domestic, and household arts / J. Queen delt. ; lith. of P.S. Duval & Co.

York County Agricultural Society, for the promotion of agriculture, ho...

Print shows a certificate with vignettes on the sides, top, and bottom showing a pastoral scene at top with farm animals (horses, pigs, cows, and sheep) grazing in pastures, with a city in the background, on th... More

York County Agricultural Society for the promotion of agriculture, horticulture, and the mechanic, domestic, and household arts / J. Queen del. ; P.S. Duval & Co. Lith press Phil.

York County Agricultural Society for the promotion of agriculture, hor...

Print shows a certificate with vignettes on the sides, top, and bottom showing a pastoral scene at top with farm animals (horses, pigs, cows, and sheep) grazing in pastures, with a city in the background, on th... More

The first exhibition of the Metropolitan mechanics' institute, for the promotion and encouragement of manufactures, commerce, and the mechanics and useful arts, will be opened at the City of Washington on Thursday, the 24th day of February, 1853

The first exhibition of the Metropolitan mechanics' institute, for the...

Page Order: Leaflet Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 201, Folder 6.

Second exhibition of the Metropolitan mechanics' institute, for the promotion and encouragement of manufactures, commerce, and the mechanic and useful arts, will be opened at the City of Washington, on Thursday, the 8th day of February, 1855 in

Second exhibition of the Metropolitan mechanics' institute, for the pr...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 202, Folder 2. Copy scanned: 1

Garden in the interior of the School of Arts

Garden in the interior of the School of Arts

Photographs by Courret Hermanos Fotogs., Lima, Peru. Title from item. In album: Recuerdos del Peru, vol. 1.

[Bank note vignettes showing explorers including Christopher Columbus(?), pilgrims landing in America, women symbolizing arts and sciences, and Benjamin Franklin performing electricity experiment with key and kite]

[Bank note vignettes showing explorers including Christopher Columbus(...

In album: Engravings of the American Banknote Company ... p. 86.

[The arts and crafts school] / Abdullah Frères, Constantinople.

[The arts and crafts school] / Abdullah Frères, Constantinople.

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 20. In album: Schools, libraries, student and teacher portraits, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Ham... More

[School of arts for girls Kız Sanayi Mektebi] / Abdullah Frères, photographes de S.M.I. le Sultan.

[School of arts for girls Kız Sanayi Mektebi] / Abdullah Frères, photo...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 17. In album: Schools, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library of Congress).

[The boys' batallion of the Naval Arts Department] / Abdullah Frères, Constantinople.

[The boys' batallion of the Naval Arts Department] / Abdullah Frères, ...

Students in front of school. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and English. No. 1. No. 9. In album: The Imperial Naval Academy, Imperial Naval Arsenal, Navy Department, and bridg... More

[The Navy Battalion of Arts for youngsters] / Abdullah Frères, Constantinople.

[The Navy Battalion of Arts for youngsters] / Abdullah Frères, Constan...

Naval police officer. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and English. No. 45. No. 8. In album: The Imperial Naval Academy and naval personnel, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empir... More

[Mekteb-i Sanayi-yi Şahane (Imperial School for Arts)] / Abdullah Frères, photographes de S.M.I. le Sultan.

[Mekteb-i Sanayi-yi Şahane (Imperial School for Arts)] / Abdullah Frèr...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 4. In album: Schools, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library of Congress).

Oliv. Ellsworth / engraved by T. Johnson, from miniature by John Trumbull in the Yale School of Fine Arts.

Oliv. Ellsworth / engraved by T. Johnson, from miniature by John Trumb...

Oliver Ellsworth, head-and-shoulders portrait, in oval, facing right. Published in: Century magazine, 1887.

[Palace of Fine Arts, Paris Exposition, 1889]
La terrasse des Arts Libéraux / A. Lepere.

La terrasse des Arts Libéraux / A. Lepere.

Made to illustrate article of same title by Frantz Jourdain, published in Revue illustré, 1889. L'Architecture à l'exposition universelle series. Signed in ink and numbered 5/35.

College memories. by a fellow of the Society of science, letters and arts (London Eng.) before the Adrian college Theological society, March 23, 1889. [Two columns of verse] W. F. Cogswell. Adrian, Mich [1889].

College memories. by a fellow of the Society of science, letters and a...

Verse. Title. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 84, Folder 13.

[New Academy of Fine Arts, Munich, Bavaria, Germany]

[New Academy of Fine Arts, Munich, Bavaria, Germany]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "1288". Forms part of: Views of Germany in the Photochrom print collection.

St. Petersbourg, L'Academie des arts

St. Petersbourg, L'Academie des arts

Title from item. A second title is printed in Russian with cyrillic letters. Translated title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Pr... More

The Quartier Latin. A magazine devoted to the arts / Louis Rhead.

The Quartier Latin. A magazine devoted to the arts / Louis Rhead.

Poster with art nouveau aspects showing a seated woman holding a palette and paint brushes. Promotional goal: Fr .D41 189-. Title from item. Publication Artistique de La Plume.

[The Museum of Arts, the staircase, Vienna, Austro-Hungary]

[The Museum of Arts, the staircase, Vienna, Austro-Hungary]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "16682". Forms part of: Views of the Austro-Hungarian Empire in the Photochrom pr... More

[Palace of Mechanic Arts and lagoon at the World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Illinois]

[Palace of Mechanic Arts and lagoon at the World's Columbian Expositio...

Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). Photograph made by Photoduplication Service from original glass negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston. Published in: Eyes of the nation : a visual his... More

Manufacturus [sic] and Liberal Arts building, Worlds Fair, Chicago, U.S.A.

Manufacturus [sic] and Liberal Arts building, Worlds Fair, Chicago, U....

48240X U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright 1892, by Strohmeyer & Wyman.

[World's Columbian Expo., Chicago, 1892: Palace of Mechnical Arts, rt. front]

[World's Columbian Expo., Chicago, 1892: Palace of Mechnical Arts, rt....

Photo copyrighted by Allgeir Co. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf. Exhibitions.

Palace of Mechanic Arts, World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Ill.

Palace of Mechanic Arts, World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Ill.

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection. Caption card tracings: Exhibitions 1893.

[Study for figure of Arts in the mural Peace and prosperity, no. 4]

[Study for figure of Arts in the mural Peace and prosperity, no. 4]

Study drawing shows a boy, nude, crouching facing right. This is a study for the figure of Arts in the Library of Congress mural Peace and prosperity, installed in 1896. Gift; American Academy of Arts and Letters; 1955.

[Study of figure of Arts in the mural Peace and prosperity, no. 3]

[Study of figure of Arts in the mural Peace and prosperity, no. 3]

Study drawing shows a boy, nude, crouching facing left as he holds a vase. This is a study for the figure of Arts in the Library of Congress mural Peace and prosperity, who faces right in the final rendering. T... More

[Study for figure of Arts in the mural Peace and prosperity, no. 1]

[Study for figure of Arts in the mural Peace and prosperity, no. 1]

Study drawing shows the feet, arm, legs and hips of Arts, a nude male, facing left and holding pottery. Arts faces right in the final rendering of the mural. Peace and prosperity was installed in the Jefferson ... More

The arts - decoration for the Library of Congress

The arts - decoration for the Library of Congress

Scaled cartoon for large mural painting showing cherubs and five women representing various arts. Study for tympanum in southwest gallery of the Jefferson Building. "Original sketch, scale 1 in. to 1 foot" belo... More

The arts

The arts

Mural by Kenyon Cox in the Jefferson Building, Library of Congress. Copyright by Curtis & Company, Boston. Unprocessed in PR 06 CN 292.

[Trans-Mississippi and international exposition, Omaha, Neb.]: Fine Arts Bldg.

[Trans-Mississippi and international exposition, Omaha, Neb.]: Fine Ar...

Photo copyrighted by F.A. Rinehart, Omaha. No. 340. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Boats...; Exhibitions; Photog. I.; Neb. Omaha; Ph. Ind.; Shelf.

Fine Arts Reading Room, Library of Congress

Fine Arts Reading Room, Library of Congress

Another copy may be in: U.S. GEOG FILE - WASHINGTON, D.C. LIBRARY OF CONGRESS JEFFERSON BUILDING INTERIOR OFFICES PRINTS AND PHOTOGRAPHS DIVISION. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

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