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[Two lovers embracing in front of a painted screen]

[Two lovers embracing in front of a painted screen]

Print shows a young man sitting on the floor, embracing a young woman straddling him. Title devised by Library staff. Also attributed to: Sugimura Jihei, ca. 169-. Adachi modern reprint (Showa). Forms part of: ... More

[Lovers in an autumn meadow]

[Lovers in an autumn meadow]

Print shows a young man and a young woman embracing in a meadow. Title devised by Library staff. Adachi modern reprint (Showa). Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

[Two lovers under an umbrella]

[Two lovers under an umbrella]

Print shows a man and a woman, full-length, walking beneath an umbrella. Title devised by Library staff. Adachi modern reprint (Showa). Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

Un baiser, ou ta rose

Un baiser, ou ta rose

A kiss or your rose. Béraldi, no. 28.

[Two lovers in a boat]

[Two lovers in a boat]

Print shows a man and a woman in a boat; the man is holding a small drum and appears to be serenading the woman beneath the moon.

Solomons glory, or the rival mistresses

Solomons glory, or the rival mistresses

Duke of Cumberland seated on a bank with the Savoyard girl, his arm about her neck. The Duke's rival mistresses stand behind, and are vehemently jealous. In the distance appear Windsor Castle and Eton College C... More

Arashi hinaji no jōrurigozen

Arashi hinaji no jōrurigozen

Print shows actor Arashi Hinaji in an onnagata role as the princess Jōruri Gozen, standing on a veranda, holding a lantern. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print sp... More

Yatsushi chūshingura shichidanme

Yatsushi chūshingura shichidanme

Print shows a man looking up at a woman standing on a balcony looking down at him. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: Hashirae-ba... More

Yatsushi chūshingura shichidanme

Yatsushi chūshingura shichidanme

Print shows a man holding an unrolled scroll or letter, looking up at a woman standing on a balcony, holding a small picture and looking down at the man. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nich... More

Quand l'hymen dort, l'amour veille Challe pinx ; Maucler sculp

Quand l'hymen dort, l'amour veille Challe pinx ; Maucler sculp

Print shows a young woman, with her husband asleep at her side, sitting in a garden courtyard, slipping a love note into the quiver of a statue of Cupid, intended for her young lover who is peeking around a tre... More

Father Abbey's will. To which is added, a letter of courtship, to his most amiable widow. Cambridge December, 1791.

Father Abbey's will. To which is added, a letter of courtship, to his ...

Imprint 2.; Verse.; Not in Evans.; Not in Ford. 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 44... More

The nuptial-bower; - with the evil-one, peeping at the charms of Eden, from Milton / Js. Gy. inv. & fect.

The nuptial-bower; - with the evil-one, peeping at the charms of Eden,...

Cartoon shows William Pitt escorting Eleanor Eden to a vine-shaded bower within which are three large sacks with the British pound symbol on them, possibly representing Pitt's debt. Bunches of grapes, crowns, a... More

Nidanme

Nidanme

Print shows a young man (Rikiya) speaking to a young woman (Konami), they are observed by an older man (possibly Yuranosuke, Rikiya's father, or Honzo, Konami's father). Title and other descriptive information ... More

Nidanme

Nidanme

Print shows the young samurai Rikiya placing a gift in front of Konami with her mother standing behind her and Honzo observing from behind a screen, from act 2 of the chushingura. Title and other descriptive in... More

The first Kiss this Ten Years! - or - the meeting of Britannia & Citizen François

The first Kiss this Ten Years! - or - the meeting of Britannia & Citiz...

A tall, thin, French officer kissing a fat, richly dressed, seated Britannia. His hat and sword lay on the carpet. Britannia's shield and trident rest on the wall behind her chair. Above them are portraits of G... More

Harmony before Matrimony / Js. Gillray, des. & Ft.

Harmony before Matrimony / Js. Gillray, des. & Ft.

A young woman and a fashionably dressed young man singing a duet. The woman plays a harp while looking over her shoulder at the music book, "Duets de L'Amour", which the man holds. On the table between the two ... More

Suitors to the pig faced lady Every man to his taste G. Cruik., fet

Suitors to the pig faced lady Every man to his taste G. Cruik., fet

Print shows a rich woman with a pig's face being courted for her money by unsuitable men including tradesmen and a stereotypical Jewish man. Title from item. Not found in British Museum Catalogue (BMC). Most im... More

Nidanme

Nidanme

Print shows Rikiya, with sword and fan, standing next to Konami, kneeling on the floor, offering him a cup of tea. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists... More

Verlegenheiten. No. 3, Mein Herr die Briefe an meine Tochter übergebe ich selbst! C'est par mea mains Monsieur que passent les lettres á ma fille! M. Schwind del. ; lith. Inst. in Wien

Verlegenheiten. No. 3, Mein Herr die Briefe an meine Tochter übergebe ...

Print shows a young man sitting on a chair next to a young woman who is sitting at a desk; he is about to pass her a letter, but her father, standing behind the young man, tells him that he delivers his daughte... More

Verlegenheiten. No. 1, Ich bien von Ihren - Reizen so - überrascht! Je suis enchanté - de vos charmen Schwind del. ; lith. Inst. in Wien

Verlegenheiten. No. 1, Ich bien von Ihren - Reizen so - überrascht! Je...

Print shows a man and a woman sitting on a settee or bench in a room apart from a masquerade; the woman is holding her mask. Title from item. Parallel text in German and French.

Verlegenheiten. No. 6, Der unseelige Hund! wir sind verloren Le chien nous atrahi - qu'allour nous faire Schwind del. ; lith. Inst. in Wien

Verlegenheiten. No. 6, Der unseelige Hund! wir sind verloren Le chien ...

Print shows a man and a woman, with a small dog, in an orangerie; the woman is listening at the door. They have met for a romantic tryst, but their presence has been given away by their dog who is responding to... More

The guitar / D.G. Johnson, sc.

The guitar / D.G. Johnson, sc.

Print shows a woman playing guitar as a man flirts with her. Title from item. In album: [Album of ephemera and Civil War era photographs; photos and album compiled by Larkin Goldsmith Mead], page 2. Library of... More

Der alte mann und die junge frau. Der junge mann und die alte frau

Der alte mann und die junge frau. Der junge mann und die alte frau

Print shows two scenes, on the left, an older man is spying on a young couple sitting on a bench below his window; on the right, an old woman is looking out a window at a young man who has escorted a young woma... More

Aileen Mavourneen, ballad. The words by Mrs. S.C. hall, the music by A.D. Roche on stone by A. Newsam ; P. S. Duval lith

Aileen Mavourneen, ballad. The words by Mrs. S.C. hall, the music by A...

Print shows a young woman, three-quarter length, standing, facing slightly left, holding a flower in her left hand at her waist. Title from item. Printed on lower right: Pr. 50 cts. (DLC/PP-2001:068). Forms par... More

Oh! My bravest and best I resign thee! on stone by A. Newsam ; P.S. Duval lith. Phila

Oh! My bravest and best I resign thee! on stone by A. Newsam ; P.S. Du...

Print shows a soldier with his right arm resting on the back of a chair in which a young woman is seated, she is holding a handkerchief in her right hand and gestures with her left hand. Title from item. Captio... More

Byron's first love lith. & pub by Sarony & Major 99 Nassau near Fulton St., N. Y

Byron's first love lith. & pub by Sarony & Major 99 Nassau near Fulton...

Print shows George Gordon, Lord Byron and Mary Chaworth who is facing right, sitting on a bench in a bower, holding hands and embracing, with a full moon over a lake in the background. 226 U.S. Copyright Office... More

[The rising generation]

[The rising generation]

A young boy with hands folded looks beseechingly at a lovely, young woman, dressed in a gown who stands looking at him. Inscribed below image: Now then you tiresome boy, what is it you wish to say to me that so... More

Byron's first love / lith. & pub by Sarony & Major 99 Nassau near Fulton St., N. Y.

Byron's first love / lith. & pub by Sarony & Major 99 Nassau near Fult...

Print shows George Gordon, Lord Byron and Mary Chaworth who is facing left, sitting on a bench in a bower, holding hands and embracing. 435 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Inscribed in ink at top: 435. ... More

[Courting cats under arbor with eavesdropping fox by fence]

[Courting cats under arbor with eavesdropping fox by fence]

Title devised by cataloger. Purchase; 1980; (DLC/PP-1980:286.2). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Reynard the Fox."

Der Baum der Liebe

Der Baum der Liebe

Print shows several women on the ground beneath a tree in which several men of differing occupations are sitting and standing on the branches. Each women is trying to capture a man; one is reaching with a long ... More

Tipperary mans courtship. courtship
Engaged man sings ... Dearest wilt thou then as now

Engaged man sings ... Dearest wilt thou then as now

Man seated by woman near window, and another man looking in the window with astonished look. Dated on stone.

[Allegorical image of man and woman surrounded by garland containing cupids(?)]

[Allegorical image of man and woman surrounded by garland containing c...

Reproduction of drawing used to illustrate poetry book. Illus. in: Schmolze, Karl Heinrich / An artist's poems, Philadelphia, 1864, pl. 6. Reference copy in LOT 4450-H.

Delehanty & Hengler's New and original song and dance. Love among the roses. Sambo's invitation / J.E. Banu...(?)

Delehanty & Hengler's New and original song and dance. Love among the ...

Three people, man giving flower to woman, woman behind tree, and mansion in background; surrounded by vignettes of flowers and cherub.

The rivals / T. Sinclair's lith., Phila.

The rivals / T. Sinclair's lith., Phila.

Two boys skating alongside of girl on sled.

"How happy could I be with either" after J.G. Brown by John Gast ; H. Bencke, Chromo. Lith. N

"How happy could I be with either" after J.G. Brown by John Gast ; H. ...

Print shows a young boy sitting on a tree stump, pondering his future happiness with either of two young girls standing behind him. B2874 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Alternate title from attached la... More

Romance as is a romance or a story without words / L.Y. Hopkins.

Romance as is a romance or a story without words / L.Y. Hopkins.

Sixteen panel illustration showing a man courting a woman. He tries to kiss her twice but is rebuffed, as she chases him away with a broom. He returns with a bag of money, she embraces him, and they are marrie... More

Love letter

Love letter

Print shows a young woman leaning over a balcony, handing an envelope to an unseen person. E7346 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Publication date based on copyright statement on item. Copyright stamp wi... More

Highland Spring, ale & porter brewery

Highland Spring, ale & porter brewery

8942 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, 2005-2... More

Barney's blarney / Melander, photographer.

Barney's blarney / Melander, photographer.

Stereograph shows a staged scene in which a man is wooing a woman while another woman watches from background; all dressed as if Irish people in a rustic cottage.

The reigning belle / E.A. Abbey ; drawn by E.A. Abbey.

The reigning belle / E.A. Abbey ; drawn by E.A. Abbey.

Print shows a young school girl who has attracted the attention of three boys, one has the honor of carrying her books. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 21, no. 1073 (1877 July 21), p. 557.

The little duke

The little duke

K11820 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright Metropolitan Litho. Studio, 29 Warren St., N.Y., 1879." J.E. Jackson, agent. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Proposed introduction of the electric light in Central Park

Proposed introduction of the electric light in Central Park

Illustration shows the effect of electric lights in Central Park on lovers: a park full of lovers before electrical lighting, an empty park after electrical lighting, and lovers hiding in shadow being discovere... More

[Unhappy sparrow on branch with two courting sparrows]

[Unhappy sparrow on branch with two courting sparrows]

Title devised by cataloger. Gift; Mrs. Peter Grant; 1940; (DLC/PP-1940:008). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "A Sparrow Tragedy."

[Sparrows in love]

[Sparrows in love]

Title devised by cataloger. Gift; Mrs. Peter Grant; 1940; (DLC/PP-1940:008). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "A Sparrow Tragedy."

[Angry male sparrow with female gesturing to other bird]

[Angry male sparrow with female gesturing to other bird]

Title devised by cataloger. Gift; Mrs. Peter Grant; 1940; (DLC/PP-1940:008). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "A Sparrow Tragedy."

Young and old all congregated

Young and old all congregated

Gift; Mrs. Peter Grant; 1940; (DLC/PP-1940:008). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "In Lighter Vein," Century.

Comment vous ne vous arretez pas ...  Vous ne máimez plus. Je commence a en avoir assez, je ne fais plus que passer

Comment vous ne vous arretez pas ... Vous ne máimez plus. Je commence...

A man glances at a woman as he passes her on the street. No copyright information found with item. Signed, lower center: Ricardo Flores. Title inscribed above image. Bequest and gift; Caroline and Erwin Swann; ... More

[Man and woman holding hands while seated on a log]

[Man and woman holding hands while seated on a log]

Title devised by cataloger. Gift; Mrs. Peter Grant; 1940; (DLC/PP-1940:008). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Life magazine.

[Woman holding man]

[Woman holding man]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. Gift; Mrs. Peter Grant; 1940; (DLC/PP-1940:008). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

The kissing bridge

The kissing bridge

9371 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, 2005-2... More

Sunny days / Brett Lith. Co., N.Y.

Sunny days / Brett Lith. Co., N.Y.

Print shows a scene on a decorative plate with a young man using an oar to launch a rowboat on a pond, with a young girl sitting at the bow. Title from item. Copyright 1882 by J.L. Blamire.

Country courtship

Country courtship

Man and woman seated yards apart in a room. Wood engraving after drawing by S.G. McCutcheon. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1882 May 20, p. 308. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption... More

The little musician / Brett Lith. Co., N.Y.

The little musician / Brett Lith. Co., N.Y.

Print shows a scene on a decorative plate with a young man sitting next to a tree, playing a recorder, with a young girl leaning on this knee, her hat on the ground at his feet. Title from item. Copyright 1882 ... More

[Woman embracing ghostly man to the surprise of onlookers]

[Woman embracing ghostly man to the surprise of onlookers]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1932:0042). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "The Mystery of Holcomb Hall" by Carlslad, Life, 4:331 (Dec. 11, 1884).

A flirtation that may lead to serious results in the fall / F. Opper.

A flirtation that may lead to serious results in the fall / F. Opper.

Illustration shows Whitelaw Reid holding a folding fan labeled "Tribune Windiphone" and dressed as a woman, standing on a beach with John Kelly who is wearing a swimsuit and bonnet, at his feet is a dead fish l... More

Her smile dispelled all gloom

Her smile dispelled all gloom

Title on verso. (DLC/PP-1932:0042). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "From Pignapoke," Life, 7:286 (May 20, 1886).

Bufford's fruit cards, no. 779-5 [grapes] / Bufford.

Bufford's fruit cards, no. 779-5 [grapes] / Bufford.

Print shows two bunches of grapes with the arms, legs, and head of a man (red grapes) and a woman (white grapes); the red grapes are pressed against the white grapes in an embrace, with trees in the background.... More

Down in Cupid's garden. [No. 4]

Down in Cupid's garden. [No. 4]

Title from verso. (DLC/PP-1932:0031). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Old English songs," Harper's magazine, 77:671 (Oct. 1888).

"In March" - illustration for "Baby's Lullaby Book ... by Charles Stuart Pratt" showing a young girl and a young boy walking home from school, hand-in-hand, on a windy day in Spring

"In March" - illustration for "Baby's Lullaby Book ... by Charles Stua...

T29490 U.S. Copyright Office. Title devised by Library staff. Publication date based on copyright statement on item. Printed on mount: Copyright, 1888, by L. Prang & Co. Boston. Stamped on verso: Copyright Oct ... More

Parting hour has come

Parting hour has come

Print shows a young couple walking on a wooded path along side a river; they seem hesitant, as the time to part is upon them. Includes a remarque on lower left of plate showing a blossom on a branch. T9767 U.S.... More

I sez to Jake, sez I

I sez to Jake, sez I

(DLC/PP-1934:0009). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Caleb's Courtship" by E.T. Corbett, Harper's magazine, 80:165 (Dec. 1889).

Delirium of course but so real

Delirium of course but so real

(DLC/PP-1936:0089). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court / Samuel Clemens. New York : Charles L. Webster & Co., 1889, p. 572.

[Shakespeare courtship scene(?)] / E.A. Abbey 1889.

[Shakespeare courtship scene(?)] / E.A. Abbey 1889.

Print shows a reproduction of an Edwin A. Abbey illustration showing a man, with a lyre, and a woman in an embrace, standing beneath a statue of a nude woman holding a bow, after Eros, on an Italianate patio. T... More

Lost in love

Lost in love

25116 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

Find yer girl, Jenk

Find yer girl, Jenk

(DLC/PP-1939:0060). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: The Vow of Silence.

[Man and woman standing beside fountain and urn with monkey atop]

[Man and woman standing beside fountain and urn with monkey atop]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1933:0185). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published as frontispiece for: Harper's magazine.

There was a short silence which the girl broke : Peter, were you ever in love

There was a short silence which the girl broke : Peter, were you ever ...

(DLC/PP-1939:0069). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Godless Valley."

Forget-me-not

Forget-me-not

32905 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

[Man and girl in Colonial dress seated on circular bench surrounding a tree]

[Man and girl in Colonial dress seated on circular bench surrounding a...

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1939:0060). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[Man and girl walking down the street]

[Man and girl walking down the street]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1936:0107). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Clothesline Alley."

[Man and woman beside fountain and urn with monkey atop]

[Man and woman beside fountain and urn with monkey atop]

Title devised by cataloger. Preparatory drawing for frontispiece; later version published in Harper's magazine; cf. CAI - Green, no. 3 (D size). (DLC/PP-1933:0185). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustrati... More

[Man and woman on garden bench]

[Man and woman on garden bench]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1934:0056). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Harper's bazaar.

Nedra, he pronounced huskily, after a moment : I've got to leave soon, and go back to the world, and then all these beautiful days must end

Nedra, he pronounced huskily, after a moment : I've got to leave soon,...

Gift; Ernest Fuhr estate; (DLC/PP-1934:0111). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Anidon Island," Everybody's magazine.

Love's barrier

Love's barrier

38501 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

[She paused and talked, with many coquettish little graces]

[She paused and talked, with many coquettish little graces]

Title from handwritten notation on mat. (DLC/PP-1932:0040). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Our Own Riviera" by Julian Ralph, Harper's magazine, 86:490 (March 1893).

Sweethearts / W. Dendy Sadler ; painted by W. Dendy Sadler ; etched by W.H. Boucher.

Sweethearts / W. Dendy Sadler ; painted by W. Dendy Sadler ; etched by...

Print showing an elderly couple sitting on opposite sides of a garden path with sundial on a pedestal between. The woman, wearing a bonnet, is knitting; the man, formally dressed with top hat, is leaning forwar... More

Cupid's fun

Cupid's fun

Cupid, the god of love, dressed as a messenger boy, delivers a letter to the Greek poet Anacreon, dressed in his native toga. Anacreon dismisses Cupid witha wave of his hand from the door of a building. No cop... More

[Cupid's fun]

[Cupid's fun]

Cupid, the god of love, dressed as a messenger boy, delivers a letter to the Greek poet Anacreon, dressed in his native toga. Anacreon dismisses Cupid with a wave of his hand from the door of a building.

Wed! "Does oo love oo Tigy-Wigy?" / Dalrymple.

Wed! "Does oo love oo Tigy-Wigy?" / Dalrymple.

Print shows the Tammany Tiger with a shamrock on his hat, hugging a woman labeled "New York City" atop a bridge support tower with a view of the Statue of Liberty in the background. Title from item. Illus. from... More

The dear creatures / F.M.H.

The dear creatures / F.M.H.

Print shows an old woman sitting on a bench, holding a purse labeled "G.O.P.", with Benjanim Harrison on the left and William McKinley on the right, vying for her attentions. Title from item. Caption: Old Party... More

The latest suitor / Dalrymple.

The latest suitor / Dalrymple.

Print shows an old man kneeling on a sack labeled "182,000 Majority in Pennsylvania for Galusha A. Grow" and proposing to an elderly woman sitting in a chair and holding a fan labeled "Republican Party". Title ... More

"Love me, love my dog" / C.J. Taylor.

"Love me, love my dog" / C.J. Taylor.

Print shows Uncle Sam sitting on a bench with a young woman wearing a coat labeled "Wilson Bill" and a hat labeled "Tariff Reform"; she is holding a bull dog on her lap that is wearing a collar labeled "Income Tax".

Uncle Sam's summer girl for '95 / Dalrymple.

Uncle Sam's summer girl for '95 / Dalrymple.

Print shows Uncle Sam flirting with a young woman labeled "The New Tariff"; she is holding a bouquet of flowers tied with ribbons labeled "Prosperity and Good Times" and "Increased Wages". An elderly woman labe... More

The delayed dance at Hay Corners / F.M. Hutchins.

The delayed dance at Hay Corners / F.M. Hutchins.

Print shows a gathering of people in a barn for a Christmas dance party; the fiddler arrives late, a bit intoxicated, after playing at "two dances already!" Title from item. Caption: Jabe Gormley I got 'im; I ... More

Sonny keepin' company

Sonny keepin' company

No accession number. No publication information. Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Both satisfied / F.M. Hutchins.

Both satisfied / F.M. Hutchins.

Print shows a female figure labeled "Rep. Party" trying to choose from among three suitors labeled "McKinley, Reed, [and] Harrison"; another female figure labeled "Dem. Party" is walking in the background with ... More

She has a presidential pet of her own / C.J. Taylor.

She has a presidential pet of her own / C.J. Taylor.

Print shows a motherly female figure sitting on a bench holding a diminutive Levi P. Morton on her lap; standing at her feet is a diminutive Benjamin Harrison holding his hat. Title from item. Illus. from Puck,... More

The phœnix-like "summer girl" / Ehrhart.

The phœnix-like "summer girl" / Ehrhart.

Print shows a female figure with wings rising from the flames of summer romances that are burning out as the season comes to an end; she leaves behind many broken-hearted men on the beach at a summer resort. Ti... More

Bovox trademark - an essence of beef Makes real strength.

Bovox trademark - an essence of beef Makes real strength.

Advertising poster showing a couple kissing beneath a street light and behind the "Bovox" banner as a carriage rides off into the background. Copyright by Bovox Co., Salem.

Interrupted lovers /

Interrupted lovers /

From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: Another instance where "the course of true love never runs smooth." From Edison films catalog: The watchful father disturbs a dream of bliss, and the bucolic lover is taught a l... More

[That night I sat on the dunes with Kitty and watched the moon rise]

[That night I sat on the dunes with Kitty and watched the moon rise]

Title from handwritten notation on mat. (DLC/PP-1932:0033). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Colonel Bogie" by Gustave Kobbe, Harper's weekly, 41:759 (July 31, 1897).

It never loses its popularity / Ehrhart.

It never loses its popularity / Ehrhart.

Print shows a young man and a young woman sitting on a love seat, he holds her hand and appears ready to propose to her, while behind them question marks labeled "Tariff Question, Chinese Question, Armenian Que... More

Puck's labor-saving suggestion for Cupid's summer work / C.J. Taylor.

Puck's labor-saving suggestion for Cupid's summer work / C.J. Taylor.

Print shows a vignette cartoon with Puck, at top center, manipulating an electric bow-shooting device, which sends arrows toward couples in the surrounding vignettes, where they are sitting beneath trees on the... More

Abbey -- Richard, Duke of Gloucester & the Lady Anne

Abbey -- Richard, Duke of Gloucester & the Lady Anne

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, 2005-2017. Abbey, E.A., artist. Sh... More

Some popular conceptions that the wheeling mania will change / F. Opper.

Some popular conceptions that the wheeling mania will change / F. Oppe...

Print shows a vignette cartoon depicting changes to folklore, fairy tales, courtship, and punishment, as though penance in Hell was not bad enough, that will result from the cycling craze, such as witches ridin... More

[In confidence]

[In confidence]

Title continues: ... She: what reason shall we give for the broken engagement? Tell the truth, that you lived in Brooklyn and expected me to visit. Image blemish on digital file not on actual item. (DLC/PP-1938... More

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