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[A dying man attended by Mary Magdalene and Saint Peter, angels, and the devil]

[A dying man attended by Mary Magdalene and Saint Peter, angels, and t...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Ars moriendi. Germany, 1466. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of Western technology ... / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress... More

[The knight, Death, and the Devil] / AD [monogram].

[The knight, Death, and the Devil] / AD [monogram].

Title from mount. Hubbard Collection. Published in: Viewpoints; a selection from the pictorial collections of the Library of Congress .... Washington : Library of Congress ..., 1975, no. 186.

Death and the Devil surprise two women DH monogram

Death and the Devil surprise two women DH monogram

Print shows Death and the Devil interrupting the lives of two wealthy women. Title devised by Library staff. Bradley Collection. Stamped on verso: Tilgungs-Stempel K.K.C. Stamped on verso: Kupferstich-Sammlung ... More

The Devil upon two sticks

The Devil upon two sticks

Sir Robert Walpole is carried by two members of Parliament through a muddy ditch. Satire of Walpole published on the eve of a general election. Engraving? by Gravelot. cf: P&P - NE55.L7A3 vol. III, pt. I, no. 2... More

The Highland visitors / Van Guzzel delin. ; Van Duivel Kind, sculp.

The Highland visitors / Van Guzzel delin. ; Van Duivel Kind, sculp.

An open space in a country town where "The Post House" is at the sign of "The Old Crown, kept by George King with ye best of Usage". Highlanders are plundering and abusing the inhabitants in all directions. A d... More

[A Bailiff and an attorney--a match for the Devil]

[A Bailiff and an attorney--a match for the Devil]

A satire on attornies and bailiffs. Lawyer, in his office, holding papers marked, "Middlesex to Wit -- Jno. Doe & Richd. Doe ..."; he converses with a rough man, with a cudgel under his arm, who holds case insc... More

Lucifer Nascere praeque diem veniens age Lucifer almum Virg. eglog. 8 / / Franciscus Barbieri vulgo Guercino pinxit Romae in Aed. Ludovisüs ; Stephanus Tofanelli delin. ; Jean. Volpato sculp. Romae.

Lucifer Nascere praeque diem veniens age Lucifer almum Virg. eglog. 8 ...

Print shows Lucifer as a young angel with wings sitting on a cloud, brandishing a torch in raised left hand, at the top of an arched entry way. Title from item. Blind stamp on lower right corner of plate: Regia... More

The ever-memorable peace-makers settling their accounts

The ever-memorable peace-makers settling their accounts

Print shows the Duke of Bedford, the Earl of Bute, and Lord Holland portrayed as a fox, with the Devil behind him, seated at a table. Lord Holland writes in a ledger labeled "Unacd Millions". Title from item. C... More

[A tarred and feathered man standing on hands and feet with a rope attached to upper thighs and held by a man standing at left; the man on all fours looks back at a wild-eyed devil standing behind him]

[A tarred and feathered man standing on hands and feet with a rope att...

Title from item. Possibly from series published by Carrington Bowles; see Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 5, no. 5232. Forms part of: Briti... More

The Parlmt. dissolved, or, the Devil turn'd fortune teller / design'd & engrav'd by G. Terry, Paternoster Row.

The Parlmt. dissolved, or, the Devil turn'd fortune teller / design'd ...

Print shows Lord North and another minister with the Devil who has conjured a Native male figure, representing America, standing on a prostrate soldier and holding a building, representing Parliament, from whic... More

The mitred minuet

The mitred minuet

Print shows four Anglican bishops joining hands and dancing around a copy of the "Quebec Bill" which lies at their feet, on the left, Lord Bute, playing the bagpipes, and Lord North stand with another minister ... More

The thistle reel

The thistle reel

Print shows Lords Bute, North, and Mansfield dancing around a large thistle entwined with a garter ribbon bearing the motto "Honi soit qui mal y pense"; Mansfield is holding the "Quebec Bill" in his left hand. ... More

The conference between the brothers how to get rich

The conference between the brothers how to get rich

Print shows Admiral Richard Howe and General William Howe seated at a table discussing how to profit from the war in America. The Devil stands between them and answers their question, "... [H]ow shall we get ri... More

Hell in triumph or The devil has got his own / Peepo Mellico, scratchavit.

Hell in triumph or The devil has got his own / Peepo Mellico, scratcha...

Print shows Sir Hugh Palliser, a naval admiral and accuser of Admiral Augustus Keppel following the inconclusive battle off the coast of Ushant in 1778, being pulled off a cliff by demons toward the open mouth ... More

Gloria Mundi, or The Devil addressing the sun - Pare. Lost, Book IV

Gloria Mundi, or The Devil addressing the sun - Pare. Lost, Book IV

Cartoon showing Charles James Fox standing on a roulette wheel perched atop a globe showing England and continental Europe, the implication is that his penniless state, indicated by turned-out pockets, is due t... More

Veluti in speculum

Veluti in speculum

Print shows seven British officers admiring themselves in a mirror held up for them by a devil. The officers are, from right to left, Amherst, Murray, Burgoyne, and possibly Tarleton, Cornwallis, Clinton, and S... More

A word of comfort

A word of comfort

A British satire on the efforts of Charles James Fox to get the Test and Corporation Acts repealed. Joseph Priestley, preaching, speaks for the concerns of the clergy, stating their opposition to "Reynard and A... More

[Sister Jane]

[Sister Jane]

"A woman (right) stands over a kneeling man brandishing a whip. He says: "Have mercy in God's name think oh think of my Poor Parents What have I Done - " She answers: "No you Dog Ill invent Lies to Get you Lock... More

Devil & Yoshiwara girl

Devil & Yoshiwara girl

Print shows the devil standing in front of a courtesan holding a fan, sitting inside a cage-like structure. Title from item. Gift; Crosby Stuart Noyes; 1906. Forms part of: Crosby Stuart Noyes collection (Libra... More

Toenmei

Toenmei

Print shows a woman sitting with a young girl and a young boy, the boy is wearing a mask of the devil. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06.... More

To his royal highness Fredrick Duke of York, this plate of Satan holding th prepondrence of power; or, Bounaparte's threat, is most humbly inscribed, by E. Sanders

To his royal highness Fredrick Duke of York, this plate of Satan holdi...

Print shows Satan holding a balance to which, on one end is attached a hot-air balloon with a bishop, possibly the Duke of York, and another man standing on top, its lightness has skewed the balance to end over... More

The father of the family takeing [sic] his eldest boy from school

The father of the family takeing [sic] his eldest boy from school

Print shows Napoleon being taken away "from school" by the devil ascending into the sky. Title from item. No. "365" printed in upper right corner of plate. Tegg reproduction. Probably 1813-1815, after Leipzig b... More

[Alcohol, Death, and the Devil] / Geo. Cruikshank.

[Alcohol, Death, and the Devil] / Geo. Cruikshank.

Drawing shows a macabre Medusa with a skeletal head, dressed in a tunic, holding aloft a goblet of wine and exhorting a crowd of people. Behind her stands a devil who joins in the exhortation. Cruikshank was... More

Called to account

Called to account

Once more the House of Representatives investigation of Treasury practices under the Van Buren administration in connection with the Swartwout embezzlement scandal. (See above nos. 1839-6 through -9.) The print... More

The great political car and last load of patriots. Dorr, Jackson, Simmons and Arnold!

The great political car and last load of patriots. Dorr, Jackson, Simm...

A virulent attack on the four conservative Rhode Island legislators who broke with the Law and Order Party to support a Democratic movement to free imprisoned radical Thomas Wilson Dorr. (On the Dorrite Rebelli... More

Position of the Democratic Party in 1852. "Freemen of America, how long will you be ledd by such leaders"

Position of the Democratic Party in 1852. "Freemen of America, how lon...

A crudely drawn satire bitterly attacking Democratic presidential candidate Franklin Pierce and appealing to the "Freemen of America." The print, possibly executed by a free black, criticizes the Democrats' pla... More

Devil's Bridge--Route of St. Gothard

Devil's Bridge--Route of St. Gothard

Stone bridge over Reuss River.

The Southern Confederacy a fact!!! Acknowledged by a might prince and faithful ally

The Southern Confederacy a fact!!! Acknowledged by a might prince and ...

A biting vilification of the Confederacy, representing it as a government in league with Satan. From left to right are: "Mr. Mob Law Chief Justice," a well-armed ruffian carrying a pot of tar; Secretary of Stat... More

Devil's Den, Gettysburg

Devil's Den, Gettysburg

Title from item. Copyright J224990 Aug. 16, 1917. Embossed on image: White Studio, Hanover, Pa. Possibly a copy photograph made from an albumen print of a Brady negative.

The great American What is it? chased by Copper-heads

The great American What is it? chased by Copper-heads

An anti-Lincoln satire, showing the Republican incumbent and his supporters menaced by giant "Copperheads" (Peace Democrats). After a speech on May 1, 1863, asserting that the Civil War was being fought to fre... More

A proper family re-union

A proper family re-union

A biting cartoon showing Confederate president Jefferson Davis in league with both the devil and Revolutionary War traitor Benedict Arnold. Arnold and Davis stir a cauldron of "Treason Toddy," a brew into whic... More

Finding the last ditch--Running the "head" of Secession "into the ground," - everybody ...

Finding the last ditch--Running the "head" of Secession "into the grou...

Union soldier, followed by African American in broken chains, hurls Jefferson Davis (dressed as a woman) who drops a bag of "stolen gold" over the edge of a cliff; Satan waits below the cliff with a pitchfork. ... More

Silver City, Nevada, from the Devil's Gate, looking south

Silver City, Nevada, from the Devil's Gate, looking south

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 748. LOT subdivision subject: Nevada Cities and Towns. This record contains unverified old data fr... More

Silver City, Nevada, from the Devil's Gate, looking north

Silver City, Nevada, from the Devil's Gate, looking north

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 749. LOT subdivision subject: Nevada Cities and Towns. This record contains unverified old data fr... More

The devil's auction / J. Gurney & Son.

The devil's auction / J. Gurney & Son.

Photograph shows actress Kitty Dowd, in costume, full-length portrait, facing front. Title from item. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

Devil's Gate (from below) - Weber Cañon, Wasatch Mountains

Devil's Gate (from below) - Weber Cañon, Wasatch Mountains

Photograph shows men looking over edge of a gap in the mountainside at rapids in a river below, Weber Canyon, in the Wasatch mountain range, Utah. Title from item. Illus. in: Sun pictures of Rocky Mountain scen... More

Serrated rocks or Devil's Slide (near view) - Weber Cañon, Utah

Serrated rocks or Devil's Slide (near view) - Weber Cañon, Utah

Photograph shows serrated rock formations at Devils Slide, Weber Canyon, Utah. Title from item. Illus. in: Sun pictures of Rocky Mountain scenery, with a description of the geographical and geological features,... More

Devil's Tea Kettle / Andrew Price, photographer.

Devil's Tea Kettle / Andrew Price, photographer.

Geyser emitting steam on a hillside in Sonoma County, California. On verso: Julian H. Hatch, West Medford. No. 10.

Devil's laboratory, Sonoma County, Cal.

Devil's laboratory, Sonoma County, Cal.

Geyser Springs. Stereo by Andrew Price. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: California Geyser Springs; Photog. I.; California Sonoma County; Geysers; Geogr.; Ph. ... More

The Devil's Slide, Cinnabar Mountain

The Devil's Slide, Cinnabar Mountain

No. 427. Title from item. Part of series: Scenery of the Yellowstone, 1871.

The Devil's Slide, Cinnabar Mountain

The Devil's Slide, Cinnabar Mountain

No. 424. Title from item. Part of series: Scenery of the Yellowstone, 1871.

Great geyser springs. The devil's office, Sonoma County, Cal.

Great geyser springs. The devil's office, Sonoma County, Cal.

Photograph shows a ravine(?) with trees. Title from item. No. 1151.

What I know about raising the devil

What I know about raising the devil

Horace Greeley's famous and widely ridiculed 1871 pamphlet "What I Know of Farming" provided the pretext for the title here. With the tail and cloven hoof of a devil Greeley (center) leads a small band of Liber... More

Lava cone, Devil's Hole, Arizona.

Lava cone, Devil's Hole, Arizona.

Original negative number: 109. Title from item. Part of series: U.S. War Dept., Corps of Engineers; Geographical Explorations and Surveys West of 100th Meridian, Expedition of 1872; Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler, comm... More

Devil's Anvil, Sheavwitz Crossing.

Devil's Anvil, Sheavwitz Crossing.

Original negative number: 83. Title from item. Part of series: U.S. War Dept., Corps of Engineers; Geographical Explorations and Surveys West of 100th Meridian, Expedition of 1872; Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler, comma... More

Manitou and Vicinity. Devil's Punch Bowl, Glen Eyrie

Manitou and Vicinity. Devil's Punch Bowl, Glen Eyrie

No. 47. Title from item. Part of series: Colorado Views.

Our Father who art in Heaven

Our Father who art in Heaven

4575 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

Monopoly in Hades--How the place will be run, two years after Jay Gould's arrival / F. Opper.

Monopoly in Hades--How the place will be run, two years after Jay Goul...

Illustration showing Jay Gould as the Devil holding a paper labeled "Majority of Stock", standing outside an office labeled "Successor to Satan"; he is presiding over the "Hades & World Lightning Transportation... More

"To begin with, 'I'll paint the town red'" / Hamilton.

"To begin with, 'I'll paint the town red'" / Hamilton.

Cartoon showing "Democracy" portrayed as the devil holding a bucket labeled "Bourbon Principles" and a paintbrush (in which appears a profile caricature of Grover Cleveland), both dripping red paint with which ... More

"Sheol" / J. Keppler.

"Sheol" / J. Keppler.

Illustration shows a number of historical figures enjoying the pleasant atmosphere of "Sheol" after suffering the flames of Hell; at left is a dejected Devil sitting beneath a sign that states "This Business is... More

"Devil's Backbone."

"Devil's Backbone."

summary: A canyon near the Middle Loup River in Custer County, Nebraska. original size: 6x8

View of the Devil's Thumb tipped with clouds, looking down Frederick Sound, S.E. Alaska / photographed by Ensign A.P. Niblack, U.S. Navy.

View of the Devil's Thumb tipped with clouds, looking down Frederick S...

"U.S.C. and G.S. steamer 'Carlile P. Patterson' Survey of Alaska." No. 123.

The Struggle for Devil's Den, (looking toward the Confederate lines)

The Struggle for Devil's Den, (looking toward the Confederate lines)

Copyright by the Century Co. Illus. in: Battles and leaders of the Civil War. New York : Century Co., [1887-1888], vol. 3, p. 323. Reference copy in LOT 4416 (1863).

[Jersey, the Devil's Hole, Channel Islands]

[Jersey, the Devil's Hole, Channel Islands]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "10413". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at h... More

[Hoellenthal (i.e., Höllental), Devil's Bathroom, Lower Austria, Austro-Hungary]

[Hoellenthal (i.e., Höllental), Devil's Bathroom, Lower Austria, Austr...

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "17334". Forms part of: Views of the Austro-Hungarian Empire in the Photochrom pr... More

[Devil's Bridge, Bodethal, Germany]

[Devil's Bridge, Bodethal, Germany]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "6500". Forms part of: Views of Germany in the Photochrom print collection.

[Jersey, coast from the Devil's Hole, Channel Islands]

[Jersey, coast from the Devil's Hole, Channel Islands]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "10438". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at h... More

[The Devil's Cheesewring in the Valley of Rocks, Lynton and Lynmouth, England]

[The Devil's Cheesewring in the Valley of Rocks, Lynton and Lynmouth, ...

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "10169". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at h... More

[Devil's Bridge, Andermatt, Switzerland]

[Devil's Bridge, Andermatt, Switzerland]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "16684". Forms part of: Views of Switzerland in the Photochrom print collection.

[Devil's Bridge, Teufelsbrücke, Switzerland]

[Devil's Bridge, Teufelsbrücke, Switzerland]

Title devised by Library staff. Print no. "1484". Forms part of: Views of Switzerland in the Photochrom print collection.

[Devil's Bridge, Aberystwith [i.e., Aberystwyth], Wales]

[Devil's Bridge, Aberystwith [i.e., Aberystwyth], Wales]

More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pgz Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic... More

[At Devil's Bridge, Aberystwith, Wales]

[At Devil's Bridge, Aberystwith, Wales]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "10537". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at... More

[The Devil's Glen. County Wicklow, Ireland]

[The Devil's Glen. County Wicklow, Ireland]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905.. Print no. "12031". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available a... More

Hell -- up to date

Hell -- up to date

Poster shows the devil holding a small nude man in a frying pan; man wiping sweat from face. Title from item. Art Young, artist. Forms part of the Artist poster filing series (Library of Congress) Promotional g... More

[Alaska - Klondike - "Devil's Bluff portage in the canyon near Sheep Camp"; group of 8 African Americans and Whites making portage]

[Alaska - Klondike - "Devil's Bluff portage in the canyon near Sheep C...

Photo copyrighted by Winter & Pond, #137. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

A result of the system / J.S. Pughe.

A result of the system / J.S. Pughe.

Print shows a devil wearing a business suit, holding a fire brand labeled "Arson" in one hand and hanging from the other is a large knife labeled "Murder"; he is accepting a payment for $10,000 from a hand labe... More

The woes of the sabbatarian fanatic - they get greater every year / C.J. Taylor.

The woes of the sabbatarian fanatic - they get greater every year / C....

Print shows a vignette cartoon where a member of the clergy, a strict "Sabbatarian", observes people engaging in various Sunday activities; in the center vignette, Satan empathizes with the minister. Title from... More

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