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[Knight in armor, with lower body of fish]

[Knight in armor, with lower body of fish]

Illus. in: Tbouck vā wondre, Brussels, 1513. Reference copy may be in LOT 4966. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: RBD; Fish (Symbolism); Knights; Shelf.

[Knight in armor, with lower body of fish; bordered with hunting scenes]

[Knight in armor, with lower body of fish; bordered with hunting scene...

Illus. in: Pedro Ximenez de Prexano, Dat licht der Kerste, Brussels, 1518. Reference copy may be in LOT 4966. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Fish (Symbolism)... more

[A Monstrous Fish]

[A Monstrous Fish]

Illus. in: Thevet, La Cosmographie universelle ... (Paris, 1575), vol. 2. Reference copy may be in LOT 4397L. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Fishing Industry... more

[How they cook their fish] / T.B.

[How they cook their fish] / T.B.

Native men cooking fish on a wooden frame over a fire. Illus. in: Wunderbarliche, doch warhafftige Erklärung, von der Gelegenheit vnd Sitten der Wilden in Virginia ... / Erstlich in engelländischer Sprach besch... more

[How they catch fish]

[How they catch fish]

Native men and women in a dugout canoe fishing while others in the background stand in the river and spear fish. Illus. in: Wunderbarliche, doch warhafftige Erklärung, von der Gelegenheit vnd Sitten der Wilden ... more

[The great abundance of fish and game in Virginia; man hunting with muskets and falcons, and fishing]

[The great abundance of fish and game in Virginia; man hunting with mu...

Illus. in: DeBry, Americae XI. Reference copy may be in LOT 4433. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

[Three ships sailing with birds or flying fish in the background]

[Three ships sailing with birds or flying fish in the background]

Illus. opposite p. 10. Illus. in: Bontekoe, Willem Ysbrandsz. Ovrnael ofte gedenckwaerdige beschrijvinghe vande Oost-Indische reyse..., Hoorn : Ghedruckt by I. Willemsz, 1646. "no. 3" upper right corner. This r... more

[Family of manatees and a large fish on "Hispaniola" (Dominican Republic)]

[Family of manatees and a large fish on "Hispaniola" (Dominican Republ...

Illus. in: Montanus, De Nieuwe... 1671, p. 158. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Fish; Animals Manatees.

[Adam with birds, beasts & fish]

[Adam with birds, beasts & fish]

Illus. of Genesis on page one of 1775 German Bible publ. in Philadelphia. Reference copy may be in LOT 4444 A. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Bible O.T. Gene... more

Plan of Mr. Fitch's steam boat Annual passage of the herrings.

Plan of Mr. Fitch's steam boat Annual passage of the herrings.

Prints show (on top) a boat with power-driven oars and (below) a map showing the annual migration route taken by herring around the north and central portions of the Atlantic Ocean. Title from item. Illus. in: ... more

[Fish]
[Kyōgen play with four characters, two wear hats, one possibly portraying a woman; there is a fish with carving knife on tray in the background]

[Kyōgen play with four characters, two wear hats, one possibly portray...

Drawing shows an actor on the left, wearing a hat, approaching three actors, one also wearing a hat, sitting on the right.

[Fan-shaped drawing of fish swimming upstream]

[Fan-shaped drawing of fish swimming upstream]

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Crosby Stuart Noyes; 1906. Forms part of: Crosby Stuart Noyes collection (Library of Congress). Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

Tai no yume Ebisu no soroban

Tai no yume Ebisu no soroban

Print shows a red snapper in a basket dreaming that Ebisu, one of the seven lucky gods of Japan, is using an abacus. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialis... more

Kadoebiyau chi azumaji

Kadoebiyau chi azumaji

Print shows the courtesan Azumaji and a child looking into a small fish pond with full moon in the background. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in ... more

[A man, wearing a conical hat, a straw or feather outer garment, and boots, is carrying a long-handled tool, possibly a dipper or mallet, from which fish are hanging]

[A man, wearing a conical hat, a straw or feather outer garment, and b...

Title devised by Library staff. Attributed to a group of drawings, formerly bound, referred to as the "Hokusai School sketchbook." Many of the drawings have a small tab of similar paper attached at a later date... more

Bora zu

Bora zu

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. From the series: Uo zukushi : A complement of fish. Format: horizontal Oban Nishikie. Forms part of:... more

Cat caught by the claw of a lobster while trying to steal a fish lying on a table

Cat caught by the claw of a lobster while trying to steal a fish lying...

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on verso: "Caught" after Landseer by Warner. Proof before letters. (DLC/PP-2000:095) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress.

Side view of two fish with notations at to their size

Side view of two fish with notations at to their size

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil at center: Don't send the ploter till you get this fish. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of:... more

Die Fischerei

Die Fischerei

Print shows a fisherman holding oars, standing on the shore next to a lobster, eel, fish, and shellfish, with a man fishing from the opposite shore, a man with net in a boat, and large fishing boats in the bac... more

The Massachusetts hoar, outwitted, or hopping-John, and Johnny-cake, for cod fish 'notions,' wide awake!!!

The Massachusetts hoar, outwitted, or hopping-John, and Johnny-cake, f...

An imaginative but puzzling commentary on sectional tensions over slavery between New England abolitionists and southern agrarian slaveholders. In his sweeping satire the artist also portrays a considerable hos... more

[Fish]

[Fish]

Calligraphic pen drawing shows a fish.

Left side view of two fish with details of their scales

Left side view of two fish with details of their scales

Title devised by Library staff. Stamped in lower left: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105). Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of:... more

Fish illustrations showing side views, from top, and the jaw A. Sonrel on stone from nat. ; P.S. Duval & Co's. Steam lith. Press, Phila

Fish illustrations showing side views, from top, and the jaw A. Sonrel...

Title devised by Library staff. Printed at top right: "Pl. III." Inscribed in pencil above top figures on print: "Insert fig. 7 instead of plate 4 with the teeth belonging to it." Inscribed in pencil next to #3... more

Mac-arel / lith. of L. Rosenthal.

Mac-arel / lith. of L. Rosenthal.

Print shows a fish on land, a mackerel, with the head of an Irishman, wearing a necktie and hat, and smoking a clay pipe. Title from item. Plate possibly from: Comic Natural History of the Human Race / Henry L.... more

The fish question settled

The fish question settled

A facetious, and somewhat racist, look at public opinion surrounding the controversy over American fishing rights in British-controlled waters off North America. (See also "John Bull's Fish Monopoly," no. 1852-... more

John Bull's fish monopoly

John Bull's fish monopoly

An anti-British satire, reflecting American enragement at Britain's tightening of restrictions on territorial waters open to American fishermen off the coast of Canada. In July 1852, England notified the Unite... more

Henry Fish
Fish Town at Bassau, Liberia

Fish Town at Bassau, Liberia

View from across expanse of water showing buildings of Bassau; ship and small boats in the foreground. Attributed to Griffin on strength of similarity to other items in LOT. Forms part of: American Colonization... more

Fish market Canton / from nature by W. Heine ; lith. of Sarony & Co., New York.

Fish market Canton / from nature by W. Heine ; lith. of Sarony & Co., ...

Print shows street scene at a fish market in Canton, China. Title from item. Illus. from: Narrative of the expedition of an American squadron to the China seas and Japan, performed in the years 1852, 1853 and 1... more

Suidōbashi surugadai

Suidōbashi surugadai

Print shows paper carp streamers hanging from long bamboo poles for the Tango no sekku or seasonal festival of May. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialist... more

Suidōbashi surugadai

Suidōbashi surugadai

Print shows paper fish hanging from long bamboo poles. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Meisho edo hyakkei : 100 famou... more

Bishū nagoya shinkei

Bishū nagoya shinkei

Print shows a carved fish as an architectural feature on the peak of the roof.

Indian Head, M.D. [and] Fish house, Indian head

Indian Head, M.D. [and] Fish house, Indian head

Two sketches. Title inscribed below image. Formerly Waud no. B-86. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.850) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Indian encampment, Tobacco Plains, Kootenay [i.e., Kootenai] River - fish trap in the foreground, 1861

Indian encampment, Tobacco Plains, Kootenay [i.e., Kootenai] River - f...

Photograph shows tipis and fish trap at a Native encampment at Tobacco Plains on the Kootenai River in British Columbia. Title from item. In album: [British Northwest Boundary Commission and Related Subjects, 1... more

Seabrook's fish pond

Seabrook's fish pond

Photograph shows two Union soldiers and one African American man in a row boat on a pond with bridges and the Seabrook house in the distant background. Title inscribed in ink on the front of the mount. Gladston... more

Man working - Icelandic women working

Man working - Icelandic women working

Drawing shows a man leisurely smoking a pipe as he leans against a fisherman's hut watching two women carry a load of dried fish on wooden poles in Iceland. Taylor visited Iceland in 1862, perhaps en route to R... more

Ashburton Sauce... for... soup, game, meat, poultry, wild fowl, fish, etc.

Ashburton Sauce... for... soup, game, meat, poultry, wild fowl, fish, ...

Advertising label for bottle. LOT subdivision subject: Crests/Seals (numismatics)/Signs and symbols. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Copyright by Osborn & Tone. Caption card ... more

[Four different types of fish on plates]

[Four different types of fish on plates]

Illus. in: Jules Gouffe, Le Livre de cuisine, 1867. Ref. copy may be in Leonard Beck, Two "Loaf-Givers", p. 195. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

The wonderful fish, caught near Eastport, Maine, Aug. 3, 1868 / drawn by Charles A. Barry.

The wonderful fish, caught near Eastport, Maine, Aug. 3, 1868 / drawn ...

Three men looking at a very large fish. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 12, no. 617 (1868 Oct. 24), p. 684.

If I Were A Fish

If I Were A Fish

Music cover showing a man holding a pipe and leaning on a stump, in front of a wall of advertisements. LOT subdivision subject: Daily Life. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Pu... more

Three little white kitties - fishing

Three little white kitties - fishing

Print shows only two white kittens looking over the rim of a fishbowl containing two fish; one kitten has a paw in the water. B8446 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Publication date based on copyright st... more

Fish Lake Beach, Utah.

Fish Lake Beach, Utah.

Original negative number: 99. 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

Listening to the birds / original by G.G. Fish 1872 ; chromo-lithographed and published by A. & C. Kaufmann, 366 Broadway, New York.

Listening to the birds / original by G.G. Fish 1872 ; chromo-lithograp...

Print shows a young girl lying on a window seat, looking out an open window, listening to the birds. D6803 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Stamped on bottom of print and printed on label: Entered accord... more

"The plunge for life"

"The plunge for life"

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. Trumbull, G., artist. S... more

[Exterior view of fish market with several people, shoppers and merchant(?), holding fish, also a porter with large bundle on his back, and a woman playing a shamisen]

[Exterior view of fish market with several people, shoppers and mercha...

Title devised by Library staff. No. 1996. Illus. in: Views & costumes of Japan by Stillfried & Andersen. Yokohama : Stillfried & Andersen, [ca. 1877, p. 20] In 1877 Stillfried & Andersen purchased Felice Beato'... more

[Metal comb with design showing Ebisu, one of the seven lucky gods, holding a large fish and fishing pole]

[Metal comb with design showing Ebisu, one of the seven lucky gods, ho...

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Dec. 1878. From figure in "Kuwacho Sansui Dzushiki" [i.e., Kachō sansui zushiki]. From the "Metal work" series. Gift... more

[Fish shop, Venice] / [butterfly monogram].

[Fish shop, Venice] / [butterfly monogram].

Print showing exterior view and entrance to a fish shop alongside a canal. Title from Kennedy. Signed on plate and in pencil on tab with butterfly. Collectors stamp Jules Gerbeau in lower right corner. Kennedy,... more

It beats anything for a sinking spell

It beats anything for a sinking spell

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

Grand result Buying guns, ammunition, and fishing tackle from Paul Meyers, 625 South Second St., and 212 Vine St., Philadelphia, Pa. / / W. R. Hallowell, del., Phila.

Grand result Buying guns, ammunition, and fishing tackle from Paul Mey...

Print shows fisherman and hunter with abundant catches of fish and fowl. 21960 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item.

A lenten dream / J. Keppler.

A lenten dream / J. Keppler.

Illustration shows a mermaid labeled "Presidency" swimming in water with a clear view of the fish that are attracted to her. Depicted are David Davis, Grover Cleveland, Joseph E. McDonald, Benjamin F. Butler, R... more

Fish weir on Pickering Island

Fish weir on Pickering Island

In album. Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data. Caption card tracings: Fishing (Industry); Maine Pickering Island; Shelf.

Newfoundland - the cod-fishery at Heart's Content - extracting the livers of the fish / from a sketch by a staff artist.

Newfoundland - the cod-fishery at Heart's Content - extracting the liv...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1885 Oct. 31, p. 173.

Chigogafuchi near Enoshima

Chigogafuchi near Enoshima

Photograph shows people on Chigogafuchi, the rocky plateau extending into the sea, near Enoshima. Watercolor drawings on the mount depict a fisherman in the upper right and fish in the lower left. Title from it... more

Matsu no shita no koi

Matsu no shita no koi

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Modern reproduction, for another impression see: FP 2 - JPD, no. 1837. Forms part of: Japanese prints ... more

[Shooting fish on the Amazon, Brazil]

[Shooting fish on the Amazon, Brazil]

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection. Photo by the Booth Steamship Co., Ltd.

Drying fish, Japan

Drying fish, Japan

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Japan. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

[Sea lion and fish]

[Sea lion and fish]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1938:0056, DLC/PP-1938:0066, DLC/PP-1938:0071, or DLC/PP-1938:0079). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[Octopus with fish]

[Octopus with fish]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1938:0056, DLC/PP-1938:0066, DLC/PP-1938:0071, or DLC/PP-1938:0079). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[Fish market, Rotterdam, Holland]

[Fish market, Rotterdam, Holland]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J, foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, c1905. Print no. "8484". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at ... more

[Fish market and new church, Delft, Holland]

[Fish market and new church, Delft, Holland]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J, foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, c1905. Print no. "8473". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at ... more

[Chioggia, fish market, Venice, Italy]

[Chioggia, fish market, Venice, Italy]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "6999". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at ht... more

Ceylon. Singhalese - Fisherboys

Ceylon. Singhalese - Fisherboys

Title from item. Title in Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905: " Singhalese Boy Showing Another a Fish He Has Just Caught". Title in Detroit Pu... more

[Fish market, Bergen, Norway]

[Fish market, Bergen, Norway]

Print shows the Triangelen, a triangular pier where the fish market was located in Bergen, Norway. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009) Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section. Detr... more

[East Cliff, with beach and fish market, Hastings, England]

[East Cliff, with beach and fish market, Hastings, England]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "10049". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at h... more

School and family charts, accompanied by a manual of object lessons and elementary instruction, by Marcius Willson and N.A. Calkins. No. XVIII. Zoological: class III. Reptiles, class IV fishes

School and family charts, accompanied by a manual of object lessons an...

11433 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

[Maunder's fish shop, Chelsea]

[Maunder's fish shop, Chelsea]

Signed on stone with butterfly.

[Vendors selling fish at a market in New York City, possibly the Fulton Fish Market]

[Vendors selling fish at a market in New York City, possibly the Fulto...

No. 87122 (reverse image on photograph). Title devised by Library staff.

[Large fish in water, rodent on branch with insects]

[Large fish in water, rodent on branch with insects]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1938:0056, DLC/PP-1938:0066, DLC/PP-1938:0071, or DLC/PP-1938:0079). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Matsu no koi

Matsu no koi

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Modern reproduction, for another impression see: FP 2 - JPD, no. 1862. Forms part of: Japanese prints ... more

[Fish and vegetable market, Konigsberg, East Prussia, Germany (i.e., Kaliningrad, Kaliningradskai︠a︡ oblastʹ, Russia)]

[Fish and vegetable market, Konigsberg, East Prussia, Germany (i.e., K...

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "8392". Forms part of: Views of Germany in the Photochrom print collection.

Fisherman in bamboo tower watching for fish, Kamakura, Japan

Fisherman in bamboo tower watching for fish, Kamakura, Japan

Photo shows a man on a platform in a bamboo-pole tower at the edge of the sea, watching for fish; other bamboo towers are in the background, one showing a thatched covering. Title from caption card and item. LO... more

F.M. Smith & Co. game, Chicago, Ill.

F.M. Smith & Co. game, Chicago, Ill.

Title from jacket. "Made especially for the National Cash Register Company" on jacket. "28" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 043098. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Man holding string of fish; fishing boats in background

Man holding string of fish; fishing boats in background

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Cow trunk fish, orange sea raven, common trunk fish (front view)

Cow trunk fish, orange sea raven, common trunk fish (front view)

Jacket title: Charles Scribners & Sons, rugs. Photograph of a watercolor painting study of a rug, possibly for a book by Charles Scribner's Sons. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 042393. Gift; State Historical Societ... more

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