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Der Beylerbey auss Asia zu Pferd und seine Positur im Feldzuge

Der Beylerbey auss Asia zu Pferd und seine Positur im Feldzuge

Illustration showing governor of a Turkish province on horseback in campaign posture, Asia.

Cavalcade de Masquea

Cavalcade de Masquea

Print shows 8 vignettes with figures on horseback identified by various attributes, such as the figure at top left, "Le Marquis de la triste figure" or the melancholy marquis followed by "Le pere la Joie", "Mr.... more

The merry accident, or a print in the morning a chair, a chair, for the lady.

The merry accident, or a print in the morning a chair, a chair, for th...

Print shows the well-known courtesan Catherine Maria "Kitty" Fisher sprawled on the ground after falling off her horse; several men quickly gather at the scene of her misfortune as another on horseback leaps a ... more

Ujigawa no senjin arasoi sasaki takatsuna

Ujigawa no senjin arasoi sasaki takatsuna

Print shows the warrior Sasaki no Takatsuna on horseback just offshore shooting an arrow during the Battle of the Uji River.

A political lesson / J. Dixon invenit et fecit.

A political lesson / J. Dixon invenit et fecit.

Print shows a rearing black stallion (possibly representing America) which has thrown its rider (possibly representing England). The rider has struck his head on a mile marker "To Boston VI miles" behind which ... more

Don Volaseo - the famous Spanish partizan

Don Volaseo - the famous Spanish partizan

Print shows a man (possibly Edmund Burke) wearing military uniform sitting on a horse, in the middle background is a marquee before which a woman is sitting at a table drinking wine, in the distant background i... more

Milord Pouf montant à cheval

Milord Pouf montant à cheval

Print shows "Milord Pouf", an overweight Englishman, being hoisted onto a horse by three men using ropes, pulleys (block and tackle), and a jack. The horse is looking fearfully wide-eyed at the pospect of succe... more

Fujikawa

Fujikawa

Print shows several pilgrims, two on horseback, and a porter crossing a small bridge near Fukikawa, the 38th station on the Tōkaidō Road.

Yokkaichi

Yokkaichi

Print shows two women travelers smoking pipes, sitting in baskets on a horse, with a male attendant, at a shrine.

Shirasuka

Shirasuka

Print shows a traveler on horseback and another man stopping at a tearoom at the Shirasuka station on the Tōkaidō Road.

[The chase after a hog] / Williamson & Howitt ; J. Clark etched.

[The chase after a hog] / Williamson & Howitt ; J. Clark etched.

Print shows men on horseback, carrying spears, chasing a wild hog through tall grasses. In the background, Natives are harvesting the grasses which they pile on a wagon or "hackerie". Also shown is a female hog... more

[The hog at bay] / Williamson & Howitt ; J. Clark etched.

[The hog at bay] / Williamson & Howitt ; J. Clark etched.

Print shows men on horseback, carrying spears, and two dogs, chasing a wild hog through tall grasses. One of the dogs has caught the hog by the hind legs or rump. One horse has fallen, its rider on the ground, ... more

[The dead hog] / Williamson & Howitt ; J. Clark etched.

[The dead hog] / Williamson & Howitt ; J. Clark etched.

Print shows a dead wild hog at center, with two dogs nearby, lying on the ground, panting, and two men, one extracting the spear from the hog; an attendant holds the horse of one of the hunters, as porters arri... more

[Hog-hunters meeting by surprise a tigress and her cubs] / Williamson & Howitt del. ; J. Clark, etched.

[Hog-hunters meeting by surprise a tigress and her cubs] / Williamson ...

Print shows four men on horseback, carrying spears, chasing a wild hog and suddenly coming upon a tigress and her cubs in tall grass; in the background, a caravan with camels and elephants passes to the right.

[Beating sugar-canes for a hog] / Williamson & Howitt ; J. Clark etched.

[Beating sugar-canes for a hog] / Williamson & Howitt ; J. Clark etche...

Print shows three men on horseback, carrying spears, waiting, as Natives systematically beat sugarcane with bamboo staffs and, with the aid of two dogs, drive a wild hog from cover past the waiting hunters. Als... more

Kumagai Nnaozane to Taira no Atsumori

Kumagai Nnaozane to Taira no Atsumori

Print shows two warriors on horseback with bow and arrows.

About 2 miles W. of S[panish] T[own], Jam[ai]ca, Blue and Liguanea M[ou]nt[ain]s

About 2 miles W. of S[panish] T[own], Jam[ai]ca, Blue and Liguanea M[o...

Drawing shows a person riding a horse along a road with mountains in the distance.

Bandō Mitsugorō no satsuma nokami tadanori

Bandō Mitsugorō no satsuma nokami tadanori

Print shows the actor Bandō Mitsugorō riding a horse.

Adolphe Franconi standing on the back of a horse, facing leftt, legs spread, with right foot on the rump of the horse, holding flags in both hands close to his chest, during a circus performance MSR

Adolphe Franconi standing on the back of a horse, facing leftt, legs s...

Title devised by Library staff. Signed on stone with initials on lower right. Inscribed in ink on lower right: Hubbard Fund 2276H 2/2/66. Forms part of: Popular graphic art print filing series (Library of Congress).

[Steeplechase, some riders and horses have fallen after jumping fence]

[Steeplechase, some riders and horses have fallen after jumping fence]

Sketch shows riders and horses during a steeplechase, jumping a fence, some horses have fallen and riders are scrambling to get out of the way; spectators are standing in the background on the upper right.

[Horseracing at steeplechase, spectators in background]

[Horseracing at steeplechase, spectators in background]

Sketch shows horses and riders racing across a field, one horse has fallen and the rider is standing next to it; spectators stand among trees in the background on the upper right.

The president of the United States / A. Ducôte's Litho. 70, St. Martins lane ; A. Hervieu delt.

The president of the United States / A. Ducôte's Litho. 70, St. Martin...

Andrew Jackson, on horseback with another horse in tow, arriving at the White House.

Yoshiwara

Yoshiwara

Print shows travelers from behind on horseback on a narrow strip of land lined with pine trees near the Yoshiwara station on the Tōkaidō Road; with view of Mount Fuji in the distance.

Yoshiwara

Yoshiwara

Print shows travelers from behind on horseback on a narrow strip of land lined with pine trees near the Yoshiwara station on the Tōkaidō Road; with view of Mount Fuji in the distance.

Totsuka

Totsuka

Print shows travelers arriving at an inn or teahouse, one traveler mounting or dismounting a horse, another crossing a bridge; thatched roofs of houses in the village at the Totsuka station on the Tōkaidō Road.

Disasters of the chase. For'ard! There! Found!

Disasters of the chase. For'ard! There! Found!

Illustration of a man crawling through what appears to be a muddy path in front of his horse, while fellow riders call out from the distance.

Cervaro 1835 / F. Nerly fecit. ; Plagemann.

Cervaro 1835 / F. Nerly fecit. ; Plagemann.

Print shows Friedrich Nerly riding on horseback at the head of a long procession or caravan comprised of his royal household traveling to the Cervaro grottoes.

Andrew Jackson, with the Tennessee forces, on the Hickory Grounds (Ala.) A.D. 1814

Andrew Jackson, with the Tennessee forces, on the Hickory Grounds (Ala...

Print shows Andrew Jackson, full-length portrait, sitting on a horse, facing right, with military troops in the background on the lower right. Includes quotes by and about Jackson. Title from item. (DLC/PP-1903:41860).

[Man shooting from horseback]

[Man shooting from horseback]

"After Horace Vernet." Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1941:0074). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Hara

Hara

Print shows travelers, including a person riding in a basket on horseback, pass rice fields near the Hara station on the Tōkaidō Road, with view of Mount Fuji in the background. Title and other descriptive info... more

[Details from the Circensian games] / G. Heck, dirt. ; Henry Winkles sculp.

[Details from the Circensian games] / G. Heck, dirt. ; Henry Winkles s...

Includes men on horseback in arena and chariot and horse race.

Takata no baba

Takata no baba

Print shows archers shooting at a target in the foreground, with riders on horseback, and a distant view of Mount Fuji.

Old Hickory - fabrica de tobacos - superiores de la vuelta abajo - Habana

Old Hickory - fabrica de tobacos - superiores de la vuelta abajo - Hab...

Print shows a tobacco labeled with Andrew Jackson, "Old Hickory", at the Battle of New Orleans, 1815, with other officers on horseback.

Ikoku kotoba

Ikoku kotoba

Japanese print shows an American on horseback and a Chinese man standing nearby. Japanese-Dutch(?) vocabulary chart of numbers and unidentified price code(?) on recto of print.

The drive in the Central Pa[rk,] New York, September, 1860 / W. Homer.

The drive in the Central Pa[rk,] New York, September, 1860 / W. Homer.

Illustration showing many people out for a day of leisure, riding in carriages or on horseback in Central Park in New York City.

Amerikakoku

Amerikakoku

Japanese print shows an American man on horseback gesturing to his left with a whip to a man holding the bridle of his horse.

Igirisu

Igirisu

Japanese print shows an Englishman on horseback. Includes text about England.

Gaikokujin no zu - Igirisu, Furansu

Gaikokujin no zu - Igirisu, Furansu

Japanese print shows an Englishman and a French woman horseback riding.

Bankoku jinbutsu no uchi - Oroshia, Fransu

Bankoku jinbutsu no uchi - Oroshia, Fransu

Japanese print with four illustrations, two of men on horseback and two illustrating clothing styles of Russian and French women.

Gaikoku jinbutsu zukushi - Amerika

Gaikoku jinbutsu zukushi - Amerika

Japanese print shows an American man smoking a cigarette while horseback riding.

Amerika

Amerika

Japanese print shows an American soldier on horseback.

Lava fjelds in Iceland

Lava fjelds in Iceland

Drawing shows two men on horseback picking their way across lava stone in Iceland. The "way-marks," as Taylor has labeled them, are large rock cairns that identify the route. Taylor visited Iceland in 1862, per... more

Union scouts in Louisiana

Union scouts in Louisiana

Union scouts, on horseback, going through swamp(?), in Louisiana.

Brigadier-General George A. Custer / photographed by Brady.

Brigadier-General George A. Custer / photographed by Brady.

Full-length, on running horse, facing left, with sword raised.

Hoboken riding club, riding the "Jeu de Barre," or catch play, at their annual exhibition, March 24 / Bghs.

Hoboken riding club, riding the "Jeu de Barre," or catch play, at thei...

Print shows three horsemen, in an arena, engaged in a contest where the objective is to capture a ribbon attached to the left shoulder of each rider without losing ones own ribbon.

[Village scene in Japan showing people engaged in various activities]

[Village scene in Japan showing people engaged in various activities]

Japanese print shows activities including: tilling soil, poling boats, talking, riding on horseback, and riding in a rickshaw.

[Bearded man with pipe on horseback]

[Bearded man with pipe on horseback]

Title devised by cataloger. Cf. CAI - Frost, no. 73 (A size). No publication information. (DLC/PP-1934:0009). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

The Governor of Bognor. 1872

The Governor of Bognor. 1872

A bearded, heavyset man, seen in profile, rides a horse on the seashore.

Art gallery, Centennial International Exhibition, 1876. Philadelphia
The Nez Percés war / from sketches by an army officer.

The Nez Percés war / from sketches by an army officer.

Includes portraits of General O.O. Howard, General N.A. Miles, and General S.D. Sturgis.

A lʹhippodrome - l'equilibre dans l'air / Lefman, sc.

A lʹhippodrome - l'equilibre dans l'air / Lefman, sc.

French caricature shows the balloonist Camille Dartois in a balloon labeled "Hippodrome" and Bradbury, a circus performer, standing while riding a horse at the Hippodrome, Paris. Title from item. Illus. from: L... more

Uma nori zukushi

Uma nori zukushi

Japanese print showing Japanese horseback riders in various types of dress.

Traveling on horseback

Traveling on horseback

Drawing shows a man sitting on a horse. Title from item. Includes Japanese text on the right, outside the image box. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Oct. 1878. From "Travel and tra... more

[Saddles, bridles, and other equipment for horseback riding]

[Saddles, bridles, and other equipment for horseback riding]

Title devised by Library staff. Includes Japanese text next to each image, outside the image box. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Sep. 1878. From "Travel and transportation" series... more

[Divisional General Ethem Paşa, Commander of the Fifth Cavalry Regiment of the Imperial Guard] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Divisional General Ethem Paşa, Commander of the Fifth Cavalry Regimen...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in French. No. 44. No. 255. In album: Cavalry and Lancer Regiments of the Imperial Guard, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Libra... more

[Soldiers of the Second Cavalry Regiment of the Imperial Guard] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[Soldiers of the Second Cavalry Regiment of the Imperial Guard] / Cons...

Officers in uniform on horseback. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in French. No. 33. No. 457. In album: Cavalry and Lancer Regiments of the Imperial Guard, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of... more

[Derya, a dark-red Arabian horse] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[Derya, a dark-red Arabian horse] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 16. In album: Horses at the Imperial Stud Farm, Istanbul environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Lib... more

On the Alameda, Aguas Calientes

On the Alameda, Aguas Calientes

Attribution to Jackson based on Catalogue of the W.H. Jackson Views (1898). Detroit Publishing Co. no. X 8453. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[A soldier of the Regiment of Lancers of the Imperial Guard] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[A soldier of the Regiment of Lancers of the Imperial Guard] / Abdulla...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in French. No. 31. No. 274. In album: Cavalry and Lancer Regiments of the Imperial Guard, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Libra... more