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Une  faiseuse de flutte / Eine Pfeiffenmacherin (A Female Wind Instrument Maker)

Une faiseuse de flutte / Eine Pfeiffenmacherin (A Female Wind Instrum...

published by Martin Engelbrecht, engraver, 1684-1756 (artist notes) German (artist nationality) engraver (artist role) Recto: l. l.: C.P.S.C. Maj.; l. r.: Mart. Engelbrecht excud. A.V.; u. r. :170.; l. c.: (tit... More

Nami ni goshoguruma moyō no tachi bijin

Nami ni goshoguruma moyō no tachi bijin

Print shows a courtesan, facing left, wearing a waterwheel and waves pattern kimono.

[Hanging poems on a cherry tree]

[Hanging poems on a cherry tree]

Print shows a woman, full-length, standing, hanging poems in a blossoming cherry tree.

The manual exercise, & c. (continued from p. 35)

The manual exercise, & c. (continued from p. 35)

12 sequences illustrating the loading and rammimg of a musket charge: sequence 13 to 18. Illus. in: London Magazine, 1746, v. 15. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Yatsushi kikujidō, Harunobu Suzuki, Woodblock Print, Japan

Yatsushi kikujidō, Harunobu Suzuki, Woodblock Print, Japan

Print shows a woman picking chrysanthemums along the banks of a stream. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Adachi modern reprint (Showa).... More

A Scotch reel. Book illustration from Library of Congress, British Cartoon Print

A Scotch reel. Book illustration from Library of Congress, British Car...

"Two couples dancing a reel. The ladies wear the monstrous feathered coiffures then fashionable, see No. 5370, & c. ..." (Source: George) No. 5. This record contains unverified data from George. Catalogue of Po... More

Vive le roi, vive la nation J'savois ben qu'jaurions not tour.

Vive le roi, vive la nation J'savois ben qu'jaurions not tour.

Print shows a well-dressed peasant woman nursing an infant, riding on the back of a noblewoman who is holding onto the shoulders of a nun, representing the clergy. This cartoon presents a realingment of the Est... More

The rival queens or a political heat for Rege & Grege, British Cartoon Print

The rival queens or a political heat for Rege & Grege, British Cartoon...

An encounter between two stout ladies, Mrs. Fitzherbert and Mrs. Schwellenberg, each with a second: the Prince of Wales, his hands on his lady's waist, and Pitt holding out a lemon to the furious German woman, ... More

L'enjambee imperiale

L'enjambee imperiale

Print shows Catherine II, Empress of Russia, bare-breasted, holding a scepter and sphere, taking a large step from a piece of land on the right labeled "Russie" to a crescent moon atop a steeple or minaret labe... More

Shya

Shya

Print shows a man, standing, holding a large bow and an arrow.

Miss Chesney. Mathew Brady photograph of American Civil War period.

Miss Chesney. Mathew Brady photograph of American Civil War period.

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Actress. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1... More

Bear chase in Norway

Bear chase in Norway

Humorous drawing shows a bear chasing a sportsman who fires his rifle into the air as the bear chews the tails of his coat. Taylor visited Norway in 1856 and 1857 after the death of his first wife. Inscribed ab... More

[Nine silhouettes of children]

[Nine silhouettes of children]

Title devised by Library staff. In album: Characters, p. 18.

Sawyer. Renshaw

Sawyer. Renshaw

Portrait of a soldier & gentlemen.

The ladies of New Orleans before Gen. Butler's Proclamation [2 ugly women spitting in face of Union officer]; After ... Proclamation [Officer tipping hat to 2 attractive women. Cartoon concerning Benjamin Butler's so-called "Woman Order," as military governor of New Orleans, to prevent local women from insulting U.S. soldiers. Issued May 15, 1862]

The ladies of New Orleans before Gen. Butler's Proclamation [2 ugly wo...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1862 July 12, p. 448. Reference copy may be in LOT 4421-E. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Women in cartoons 1862; CW, 1861-1865 C... More

The Russian bear and the American dears

The Russian bear and the American dears

Cartoon showing the Grand Duke Alexis as a bear surrounded by 5 women. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, (1871 Dec. 23), p. 1216. Ref. copy may be in Biog. File - Aleksei Aleksandrovich, Grand Duke of Russia, 1850-19... More

Negro double song & dance

Negro double song & dance

F9879 U.S. Copyright Office Created by the Courier Co. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (Library of Congress)

The descending sprit - Print, Library of Congress collection

The descending sprit - Print, Library of Congress collection

466 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-20... More

Woman seated, man standing with tennis racket looking at empty sign.

Woman seated, man standing with tennis racket looking at empty sign.

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of the Artist poster filing series (Library of Congress)

Merely wants to know / F. Opper.

Merely wants to know / F. Opper.

Print shows Uncle Sam with a feather in his hat labeled "Victory", holding America's Cup labeled "Yachting Champion", a cricket bat labeled "Cricket Champion", and a medal labeled "Athletic Champion", and with ... More

The bicycle - the great dress reformer of the nineteenth century! / Ehrhart.

The bicycle - the great dress reformer of the nineteenth century! / Eh...

Print shows a man and a woman wearing knickers and bloomers, standing with a bicycle between them, shaking hands; to the right and left are examples of nineteenth century fashion. Title from item. Illus. from P... More

X-Ray photo

X-Ray photo

Photograph shows two views of a woman: one, a lithograph, shows her clothed, basking in the glow of the x-rays, the other shows an x-ray photograph of her skeleton in a similar pose. Inscription: "Ein neues Lic... More

[Three dancing women in red costumes and feathers]

[Three dancing women in red costumes and feathers]

33247 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright 1899 Courier Litho. Co., Buffalo, N.Y." No. 590. Title devised. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Society maid, no. 2

Society maid, no. 2

G20120 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005... More

The favorite - Print, Library of Congress collection

The favorite - Print, Library of Congress collection

G20425 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005... More

Society maid, no. 3

Society maid, no. 3

g20721 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005... More

Society maid, no. 4

Society maid, no. 4

G20122 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005... More

Society maid, no. 1

Society maid, no. 1

G20119 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005... More

Just between friends / J. Held ; painted by Jack Held.

Just between friends / J. Held ; painted by Jack Held.

Illustration shows two young women talking on a beach. Title from item. Caption: "Julian has saved my life nine times this year." / "So that is what he meant when he called you a cat!" Illus. in: Puck, v. 76, n... More

Maud Fay a Gurrune [i.e., Gutrune]

Maud Fay a Gurrune [i.e., Gutrune]

Photograph shows noted American opera singer Maud Fay who starred in the role of Gutrune in Richard Wagner's opera Götterdämmerung. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

The King's fool

The King's fool

Man dressed as a jester holding and pointing to doll of jester(?). J266283 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Exhibit Supply Co. No copyright renewal. No. 2.

And So To Bed: unidentified character

And So To Bed: unidentified character

Production not listed in George Mason University Catalog-Calendar or Hallie Flanagan Account. (General)

Pirates of Penzance: Sixth Pirate Ethelbert. Orange blouse, puffy peach pants, yellow shawl, and feathered cap.

Pirates of Penzance: Sixth Pirate Ethelbert. Orange blouse, puffy peac...

Fabric swatches attached (Content) On the opposite side is a design from Alice in Wonderland CDE 004-1. Digital ID#200219337

H.M.S. Pinafore: Hebe

H.M.S. Pinafore: Hebe

Municipal Theatre (venue)

H.M.S. Pinafore: Chorus 6

H.M.S. Pinafore: Chorus 6

Municipal Theatre (venue)

H.M.S. Pinafore: Chorus 4

H.M.S. Pinafore: Chorus 4

Municipal Theatre (venue)

H.M.S. Pinafore: Chorus

H.M.S. Pinafore: Chorus

Municipal Theatre (venue)

Pirates of Penzance: Tenth Pirate Pettigrew. Pink shirt, red kilt, orange sash, and yellow striped cap.

Pirates of Penzance: Tenth Pirate Pettigrew. Pink shirt, red kilt, ora...

Fabric swatches attached (Content) Back reads: "One of the 2 girls pirates" (Content) On the opposite side is a design from Taming of the Shrew CDE 145-12. Digital ID#200219338 (Content)

H.M.S. Pinafore: Chorus 7

H.M.S. Pinafore: Chorus 7

Municipal Theatre (venue)

H.M.S. Pinafore: Chorus 3

H.M.S. Pinafore: Chorus 3

Municipal Theatre (venue)

H.M.S. Pinafore: unidentified character
H.M.S. Pinafore: Josephine (Act I)

H.M.S. Pinafore: Josephine (Act I)

Municipal Theatre (venue)

H.M.S. Pinafore: Chorus Girl

H.M.S. Pinafore: Chorus Girl

Municipal Theatre (venue)

The Mikado: Purple robe with black and gold collar. Red trousers and pink fan.

The Mikado: Purple robe with black and gold collar. Red trousers and p...

On the opposite side is a design from Pirates of Penzance CDE 108-9. Digital ID# 200219314 (Content)

Pirates of Penzance: Fourth Pirate Gussie. Yellow shirt, brown breeches, orange sash, orange kerchief, knife, and pistol.

Pirates of Penzance: Fourth Pirate Gussie. Yellow shirt, brown breeche...

Fabric swatches attached (Content) On the opposite side is a design from the Mikdado CDE 084-22. Digital ID #200219336

Twelfth Night: Olivia

Twelfth Night: Olivia

Photocopy also included. (General)

Swing It: Props 3 (Telescope, Compass, Maps)
Dr. Faustus: The Cardinal

Dr. Faustus: The Cardinal

Maxine Elliott Theatre (venue)

Swing It: Old Army Game

Swing It: Old Army Game

Adelphi Theatre (venue)

 String Fever(marionette): Grey Seal. Seal Trainer with red military uniform, ball and stick.

String Fever(marionette): Grey Seal. Seal Trainer with red military u...

Front reads: "Trainer to look as much like his seals as possible" (Content)

Taming of the Shrew: Katherine. Red and white gown with pink petticoat. Two roses worn in the hair.

Taming of the Shrew: Katherine. Red and white gown with pink petticoat...

On the opposite side is a design from Pirates of Penzance CDE 108-13. Digital ID#200219318 (Content)

New Testament cut-out with four adults, including a priest and Jesus, and two children, as well as a vase with flowers

New Testament cut-out with four adults, including a priest and Jesus, ...

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title devised by Library staff or Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Printed upper left:... More

Portrait einer Cholera-Präservative-Frau, von M.G. Saphir / Nürnberg bei P.C. Geissler.

Portrait einer Cholera-Präservative-Frau, von M.G. Saphir / Nürnberg b...

Portrait of a "cholera-preservative woman". Text below describes the clothing and devices she and her dog use to ward off the disease.

Souvenir program for the premiere of La Boutique Fantasque (1919)

Souvenir program for the premiere of La Boutique Fantasque (1919)

Contains set and costume designs by Andre Derain and an article on the work. (Content)

Les Tentations de la Bergère ou l'Amour Vainqueur 1

Les Tentations de la Bergère ou l'Amour Vainqueur 1

Costume design for Shepherdess in Les Tentations de la Bergère ou l'Amour Vainqueur (Content) 1923 (date)

" Tetrad' N.5 Russkii Balet S.P. Diagileva 1909-1929. (1926-1929) S.L. Grigo'ev." (On title page.)

" Tetrad' N.5 Russkii Balet S.P. Diagileva 1909-1929. (1926-1929) S.L....

[Notebook no. 5.] / Russian Ballet (i.e., Ballets Russes) / 1909-1929. / (1926-1929) /, Cover reads "Iavia" [brand name of notebook]. (General)

New York Fireman: Dress with ruffled skirt, cuffs, and cape.
 What a Relief: Pink bra and underpants. Black heels.
Case History: Two outfits. Striped sweater with gray trousers; and Coat with striped sleeves and greenish grey trousers

Case History: Two outfits. Striped sweater with gray trousers; and Coa...

Front includes color palettes for: Rosen; Ardell; Lansky; Bachand; Belsky; Forman; Rosenblum (Content)

Six Who Pass While the Lentils Boil: Boy. White shirt, blue tunic,grey tights, black shoes, & a yellow belt.