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Andrew Jackson, president of the United States / painted by W.J. Hubard ; C.G. Childs Lithr.; drawn by A. Newsam, pupil to C.G. Childs.

Andrew Jackson, president of the United States / painted by W.J. Hubar...

Print shows Andrew Jackson, full-length portrait, sitting in a chair, facing front, with legs crossed and hands on lap.

Shrine of the Annunciation Nazareth April 20th 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Shrine of the Annunciation Nazareth April 20th 1839 / David Roberts, R...

Illus. in: The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt and Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1842-1845, v. 1, pts. 5-6, p. 1. Surroga... more

Dude sweet music, superb costumes.

Dude sweet music, superb costumes.

Harry Montague's Comedy Company. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Déesse 16, rue Halévy, Paris / / PAL.

Déesse 16, rue Halévy, Paris / / PAL.

Poster shows semi-nude goddess in flight holding bicycle above crowd of bicyclists from all over the world. Title from item.

Britons! Your country needs you / Printed by Saunders & Cullingham, 2 & 3 Burgon Street, Carter Lane, London, E.C.

Britons! Your country needs you / Printed by Saunders & Cullingham, 2 ...

Poster showing map of British Isles behind text. Poster no. 23. Wt. 8936. 50M. 1632/12/14. Title from item.

Zeichnet 7. Kriegsanleihe / Alfred Offner.

Zeichnet 7. Kriegsanleihe / Alfred Offner.

Poster shows soldiers and their weapons behind a barricade of Austrian coins. Text: Subscribe to the 7th War Loan, Vienna Commercial Bank. Title from item.

Kellar

Kellar

Caption: Levitation. Created and "copyright 1894 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cin'ti & New York." No. 6152B. Forms part of: Magic poster collection (Library of Congress)

Kellar

Kellar

Caption: Levitation. Created and "copyright 1894 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cin'ti & New York." No. 6152B. Forms part of: Magic poster collection (Library of Congress)

[Woman stands in the basket of a balloon holding flags]

[Woman stands in the basket of a balloon holding flags]

Title devised by Library staff. Tissandier collection.

[Spectators in an arena viewing the ascension of a balloon driven by propellers with an inflation device in the foreground] / G. Meloni disegnò e inv.

[Spectators in an arena viewing the ascension of a balloon driven by p...

Title devised by Library staff. Tissandier collection.

Second Regiment, Hudson Brigade, First Division, Hudson County State Militia

Second Regiment, Hudson Brigade, First Division, Hudson County State M...

Print shows a certificate of membership in the Second Regiment, Hudson Brigade, First Division, Hudson County State Militia, with George Washington standing on pedestal on the left and Liberty standing on the r... more

Gay-Lussac / lith. Delpech.

Gay-Lussac / lith. Delpech.

Head-and-shoulders portrait of French scientist and balloonist Gay-Lussac who tested several hypotheses on the earth's atmosphere. Title from item. Tissandier collection.

What is it

What is it

Elegant monkey dressed in 18th century court costume with three hairy monkeys looking at him in amazement. LOT subdivision subject: Animals (comic). Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item.

Scene in Chatham Square - by a spectator

Scene in Chatham Square - by a spectator

Cartoon shows a duel between Saul, who has the head of a donkey, and Stoningham in Chatham Square. Both men sit on horseback at a "distance [of] 2 rods," while three other man standing between them bet on the o... more

Lagrange (eastn. view) / A. Fisher, pinxt. ; Deroy, delt.

Lagrange (eastn. view) / A. Fisher, pinxt. ; Deroy, delt.

Eastern view of Lagrange, home of Marquis de Lafayette.

Aérotère / H. Francois.

Aérotère / H. Francois.

Print shows a boat-like vehicle on wheels with parachutes. Title from item. Tissandier collection.

L'Union

L'Union

Print shows the balloon "L'Union" flying with four men on board. Title from item. Tissandier collection.

Panorama de Rome, Pris du Cloches du Capitole

Panorama de Rome, Pris du Cloches du Capitole

Print shows a circular drawing of Rome; specific buildings and areas are identified by number; a corresponding key is printed on the left, center, and right of the image. Transfer; Map Division, 1914. Title fro... more

F. Chaussier, professeur à la faculté de médecine, membre de l'Institut / H. Garnier ; lith. de Ducarme.

F. Chaussier, professeur à la faculté de médecine, membre de l'Institu...

Head-and-shoulders portrait of Francois Chaussier, who conducted some of the first experiments to develop navigational systems for balloons. "Galerie Universelle, no. 216, Publicé par Blaisot" printed below ima... more

The tiger lilies

The tiger lilies

Caption: My dear Alphonso. Created and "copyrighted by W.J. Morgan & Co. Litho., Cleveland, O., U.S.A." Direction, Scribner-Drew Amusement Co. No. 7203. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

P.J. Barthez / Pigueron.

P.J. Barthez / Pigueron.

Head-and-shoulders portrait of scientist P.J. Barthez, whose locomotion studies served as a precursor to the study of aerodynamics. Title from item. Tissandier collection.

Fr. Chaussier, professeur à la faculté de médecine de Paris, ... membre de l'Institut de France, &c, &c / Potelet ; lithe de Berdalle.

Fr. Chaussier, professeur à la faculté de médecine de Paris, ... membr...

Head-and-shoulders portrait of Francois Chaussier, who conducted some of the first experiments to develop navigational systems for balloons. Title from item. Tissandier collection.

L'Hirondelle. V. Triquet

L'Hirondelle. V. Triquet

Print shows the balloon "L'Hirondelle V. Triquet" flying with two men on board. Title from item. Tissandier collection.

Bust portrait of unidentified woman, facing right

Bust portrait of unidentified woman, facing right

Title devised by Library staff. Irregular edges on two sides as print was torn from a sheet. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Popular graph... more

Tobacco currency - furnished by the manufacturers Pearl &  Obreight

Tobacco currency - furnished by the manufacturers Pearl & Obreight

Imitation of dollar bill showing portrait of George Washington and amount of ten cents. Green print on off-white background. LOT subdivision subject: Tobacco currency. Title and other information transcribed fr... more

Société d'expériences aérostatiques Direction 24 rue Maubeuge, Paris.

Société d'expériences aérostatiques Direction 24 rue Maubeuge, Paris.

Advertisement showing a balloon with several persons standing in the basket, one climbing the ropes just above the basket. Tricolor banners hanging from the balloon announce the "Société d'expériences aerostati... more

Lagrange (northn. view) / A. Fisher, pinxt. ; Lith. de Villain ; Deroy, delt.

Lagrange (northn. view) / A. Fisher, pinxt. ; Lith. de Villain ; Deroy...

Northern view Lagrange, home of Marquis de Lafayette. .

Le Colonel Coutelle, chef des aérostiers, en 1794 / Pelletier, del. ; lith. de Monnoyer.

Le Colonel Coutelle, chef des aérostiers, en 1794 / Pelletier, del. ; ...

Head-and-shoulders portrait of Jean Marie Joseph Coutelle, commander of the first military balloon observation unit in 1794. Title from item. Tissandier collection.

La Sirène

La Sirène

Print shows the balloon "La Sirène" flying with one man on board. (Source: A.G. Renstrom, LC staff, 1981-82.) Title from item. Tissandier collection.

Kentucky Tonic Bitters

Kentucky Tonic Bitters

Patent medicine label. LOT subdivision subject: Caricatures and cartoons. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Lithograph by Louisville Steam Lith. Co. Caption card tracings: A/P/P Index;... more

Tableaux de Paris. Les charbonniers Marlet ; lith. de Marlet

Tableaux de Paris. Les charbonniers Marlet ; lith. de Marlet

Print shows a woman with her arms spread, standing between two men who are fighting, one being restrained by another man, in front of a small shop that may sell alcoholic drinks; there are large bags hanging on... more

Gilbert Stuart 1805

Gilbert Stuart 1805

Print shows a silhouette bust portrait of a man, facing left, by "Gilbert Stuart 1805" above text with signature of Gilbert Stuart, with text that follows "... I have been an author myself. Yours, &c. Wm. Cobbe... more

Drawing, plate 8 from an original drawing by Gaspar Poussin in the collection of Benjamin West Esqr. P.R.A. / Wm. Charles fecit.

Drawing, plate 8 from an original drawing by Gaspar Poussin in the col...

Print shows a man sitting on rocks of a cliff with waterfalls in a wilderness landscape. Title from item.

Drawing, plate 9 from an original drawing by Gaspar Poussin in the collection of Benjamin West Esqr. P.R.A. / Wm. Charles fecit.

Drawing, plate 9 from an original drawing by Gaspar Poussin in the col...

Print shows three men conversing in a landscape with trees, buildings, and mountains in the background. Title from item. Alternate title from online source.

[Maximilian I] J. Stieler pinx ; B. Rausch del.

[Maximilian I] J. Stieler pinx ; B. Rausch del.

Print shows head-and-shoulders portrait of Maximilian I., King of Bavaria, after a painting by Joseph K. Stieler, made around 1810.

Henry Clay / Childs & Inman Lith.

Henry Clay / Childs & Inman Lith.

Print shows Henry Clay, half-length portrait, facing slightly left. Title from item. Stamped on back: Briggs Coll. A. 41499.

The Right Hon. Henry Robert Stewart, Lord Viscount Castlereagh, M.R.I.A. & F.R.S. / from an original picture by T. Lawrence, Esq. R.A. ; drawn by W. Evans ; engraved by H. Meyer.

The Right Hon. Henry Robert Stewart, Lord Viscount Castlereagh, M.R.I....

Robert Stewart, half-length portrait, facing front.

General Jackson

General Jackson

Print shows Andrew Jackson, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right, wearing military uniform. Title from item. Reference copy filed in PRES FILE Jackson, Andrew In uniform Bust.

Album lithographique Vauzelle del

Album lithographique Vauzelle del

Print shows gothic architecture, possibly of a church with an opening at center that frames a landscape scene with a large stone slab labeled "Album Lithographique" that may have formed the side of the building... more

Mr. Denon unrolling a mummy

Mr. Denon unrolling a mummy

Print shows Baron Dominique-Vivant Denon unwrapping a mummy on a table with several guests observing and a woman seated on the left sketching the scene, in a parlor presumably at Mr. Denon's residence. Two men ... more

Proverbes no. 5 -- Naissance de la renommée ou d'un sac à charbon il ne sort pas de farine

Proverbes no. 5 -- Naissance de la renommée ou d'un sac à charbon il n...

Print shows Minerva vomiting in a bed after giving birth to Fame who lies crying into a trumpet in a cradle next to her. Title from item. (DLC/PP-1921:R2.108). Forms part of: French Political Cartoon Collection... more

Ships at sea, one during a storm C.K

Ships at sea, one during a storm C.K

Print shows five different ships, some may be schooners, three at sea, one of which has sustained damaged during storm; at bottom is a harbor view with two ships, a small sailboat, and a view of a city in the d... more

[Domestic cat on a stool playing with three kittens] / C.F.

[Domestic cat on a stool playing with three kittens] / C.F.

Title devised by Library staff. Signed on lower right "C.F." Printed with number in upper right corner: 4.

Guizott / lith. de Delpech.

Guizott / lith. de Delpech.

Half-length portrait, facing left. No. 46.

[Domestic cat napping with three playful kittens and a saucer on the right]

[Domestic cat napping with three playful kittens and a saucer on the r...

Title devised by Library staff. Signed on lower right "C.F." Printed with number in upper right corner: 6. Inscribed in pencil on verso: 1227 U 5 D 57.

[Two domestic cats fighting] / CF-.

[Two domestic cats fighting] / CF-.

Title devised by Library staff. Signed on lower right "CF-" Printed with number in upper right corner: 1.

A transfer / drawn by S. Prout ; R. Ackermann's lithogy.

A transfer / drawn by S. Prout ; R. Ackermann's lithogy.

Print shows a crude wooden structure raised above the ground with a harbor in the background; possibly a well with a lever, rope, and buckets. Title from item. Former call number: PR 06 CN 800

Lays. Ancien artiste de l'Académie Royale de Musique. Rôle d'aristippe dans aristippe. No 71 L. Marin del. ; lith. de F. Noel

Lays. Ancien artiste de l'Académie Royale de Musique. Rôle d'aristippe...

Print shows François Laÿs, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly right, wearing a toga. Title from item. Signed on stone on lower right: L. Marin.

Queen's-Head Islington

Queen's-Head Islington

Print shows a side view of Queen's Head Inn, in the burrough of Islington, London, England. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Queen. Title from ite... more

[Domestic cat with three kittens, playing]

[Domestic cat with three kittens, playing]

Title devised by Library staff. Printed with number in upper right corner: 9. Paper watermarked at bottom center: in Basel. Inscribed in pencil on verso: 1227 U 5 D 57.

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).

[Domestic cat with three kittens, playing] / Brodtmann nach Mind.

[Domestic cat with three kittens, playing] / Brodtmann nach Mind.

Title devised by Library staff. Stamped at bottom center: im Museum zu Basel.

Ships at sea, some undersail, one shipwreck C. Köpper

Ships at sea, some undersail, one shipwreck C. Köpper

Print shows five different ships at sea, two are three-masted ships, one of which has wrecked near rocks; other ships may be schooners. The two larger designs are signed "C. Köpper". Title devised by Library st... more

Art academy showing students at work on various projects

Art academy showing students at work on various projects

Title devised by Library staff. (DLC/PP-2001:068) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Popular graphic art print filing series (Library of Congress).

[Domestic cat standing on a block and a puppy with its front paws on the block]

[Domestic cat standing on a block and a puppy with its front paws on t...

Title devised by Library staff. Printed with number in upper right corner: 7. Inscribed in pencil on verso: 1227 U 5 D 57.

Chateaubriand / Deveria ; lith. de Lemercier.

Chateaubriand / Deveria ; lith. de Lemercier.

Half-length portrait, facing right. "L'artiste. Journal".

[Domestic cat and kitten drinking milk from a saucer] / CF.

[Domestic cat and kitten drinking milk from a saucer] / CF.

Title devised by Library staff. Signed on lower right "CF". Printed with number in upper right corner: 3.

Les fumeurs L. Boilly ; G? lith. de Delpech

Les fumeurs L. Boilly ; G? lith. de Delpech

Print shows two men, possibly porters, exchanging a light from one another's pipes; one man is seated on rocks or bundles and the other is seated on the frame for carrying bundles on his back. Title from item. ... more

[Domestic cat and kitten drinking milk from a saucer]

[Domestic cat and kitten drinking milk from a saucer]

Title devised by Library staff. Printed with number in upper right corner: 3. Inscribed in pencil on verso: 1227 U 5 D 57.

Adolphe Franconi standing on one leg on a saddle on the back of a horse, facing left, he is wearing a hat and has both arms extended, holding a flower in his right hand, during a circus performance MSR

Adolphe Franconi standing on one leg on a saddle on the back of a hors...

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).

Adolphe Franconi standing on the back of a horse, facing right, legs spread, with right foot on the rump of the horse, right hand extended to the left, holding a hat in his left hand, during a circus performance MSR

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

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

L'abbaye Villeneuve del. ; lith. de Engelmann, Rue du Faub, Montmartre No. 6 à Paris

L'abbaye Villeneuve del. ; lith. de Engelmann, Rue du Faub, Montmartre...

Print shows an exterior view of an abbey with two people in a boat on a river in the foreground. Title from item. Stamped on verso: L.C. Fine Arts Division. Inscribed in pencil on verso: 400031. Forms part of: ... more

[Domestic cat sleeping with three kittens resting]

[Domestic cat sleeping with three kittens resting]

Title devised by Library staff. Stamped at bottom center: im Museum zu Basel.

[Domestic cat with two kittens, one playing with a ball of string]

[Domestic cat with two kittens, one playing with a ball of string]

Title devised by Library staff. Printed with number in upper right corner: 5. Paper watermarked at bottom center: in Basel. Inscribed in pencil on verso: 1227 U 5 D 57.

Adolphe Franconi standing on a saddle on the back of a horse, facing right, he is wearing a uniform and holding a rifle at his side, during a circus performance

Adolphe Franconi standing on a saddle on the back of a horse, facing r...

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

Fête de pantin

Fête de pantin

Print shows a balloon with mechanism attached to the bottom of the basket, possibly an elaborate fireworks display. Title from item. Tissandier collection.

Domestic cat with three newborn kittens and a saucer of food on the left

Domestic cat with three newborn kittens and a saucer of food on the le...

Title devised by Library staff. Printed with number in upper right corner: 2. Paper watermarked at bottom center: in Basel. Inscribed in pencil on verso: 1227 U 5 D 57.

[Domestic cat eating while two kittens play]

[Domestic cat eating while two kittens play]

Title devised by Library staff. Printed with number in upper right corner: 10. Inscribed in pencil on verso: 1227 U 5 D 57.

[Domestic cat eating while two kittens play] / CF-.

[Domestic cat eating while two kittens play] / CF-.

Title devised by Library staff. Signed on lower right "CF-" Printed with number in upper right corner: 10. Paper watermarked at bottom right: LHEU[...].

Scênes du carnaval Ed. Swebach del

Scênes du carnaval Ed. Swebach del

Print shows three large and twelve small vignettes showing scenes from the carnival, in three rows with the large vignettes forming the central column (Voilure de Masque, Le Boeuf gras, Bal de la Courtille) wit... more

[Balloon with open frame wood or metal basket and attached propellers]

[Balloon with open frame wood or metal basket and attached propellers]

Title devised by Library staff. Tissandier collection.

Jeu des habitans de Californie

Jeu des habitans de Californie

Native women watching men play game, possibly related to gambling, at a mission near San Francisco, California.

Souvenir de Paris Mai 1822 Rullmann del. ; lith de G. Engelmann

Souvenir de Paris Mai 1822 Rullmann del. ; lith de G. Engelmann

Print shows bust portraits of thirteen Swiss artists. Among those possibly depicted are: Peter and Samuel Birmann, Godefroy Engelmann, Franz Hegi, Sigismond Himely, Matthias Gabriel Lory (or his father Gabriel ... more

Lithographe lith. de Engelmann & Cie

Lithographe lith. de Engelmann & Cie

Print shows two scenes, on the left an elderly man is grinding a lithographic stone, printed above is "60 ans" and printed below is "Graineur de pierres lithographiques. Il faut vivre"; the scene on the right s... more

[Self portrait painting with a woman looking on]

[Self portrait painting with a woman looking on]

Title from vendor. Signed with initials and dated in crayon. Foxing. Hubbard Fund, 64-89.

Paul of Franconi's circus, back side

Paul of Franconi's circus, back side

Print shows "Paul of Franconi's circus" standing on one leg on the bare back of a horse, facing right with back toward viewer, bent at the waist with left leg extended to the rear, leftt hand holding riding cro... more

Paul of Franconi's circus, standing on one leg on the bare back of a horse, facing right, holding a chair overhead with left hand, during a circus performance

Paul of Franconi's circus, standing on one leg on the bare back of a h...

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

Paul of Franconi's circus, front side

Paul of Franconi's circus, front side

Print shows "Paul of Franconi's circus" standing on one leg on the bare back of a horse, facing right, bent at the waist with right leg extended to the rear, right hand raised upward, and left hand holding ridi... more

Verlegenheiten. No. 4, Verdammt ich hätte geschworen, es seÿ ein Bock Dam jaurai gage, que ce fut un obevreuil M. Schwind del. ; lith. Inst. in Wien

Verlegenheiten. No. 4, Verdammt ich hätte geschworen, es seÿ ein Bock ...

Print shows a man with a rifle standing in the woods, over the deer he has just shot, with hunting dogs and another hunter; he is angry with himself for not realizing that the deer was a doe rather than a buck.... 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. 2, So finden wir unsern Tänzer! C'est ainsi que nous cetrouvons notre danser! M. Schwind del. ; lith. Inst. in Wien

Verlegenheiten. No. 2, So finden wir unsern Tänzer! C'est ainsi que no...

Print shows two well-dressed women, one holding a candle, standing before a well-dressed man slumped in a chair, rubbing his eyes, who apparently had gone missing. Title from item. Parallel text in German and French.

Verlegenheiten. No. 11, Himmel! ich bin auf den ersten Deutschen angagirt - ich auch! Nous voila bien arrangés pour faire la premiere valse Danhauser

Verlegenheiten. No. 11, Himmel! ich bin auf den ersten Deutschen angag...

Print shows two men on a city street, pressed against a wall as a carriage passes, splattering them with mud; one man is worried because he is scheduled to dance the first waltz. Title from item. Parallel text ... more

Verlegenheiten. No. 10, Es ist wahrhaftig nicht gerne geschehen Ce n'etoil vraiment pas mon intention M. Schwind del. ; ged. lith. Inst. in Wien

Verlegenheiten. No. 10, Es ist wahrhaftig nicht gerne geschehen Ce n'e...

Print shows a man on ice skates, who had been pushing a woman in a sled on the ice; the sled has overturned, spilling the woman onto the ice and a pile of snow. The man is apologizing to her. Title from item. P... more

Verlegenheiten. No. 7, Mein Hut! Mein Hut! so nehmen sie ihn doch Arrachez lui donc mon chapeau, je vous en prie Danhauser ; lith. Inst. in Wien

Verlegenheiten. No. 7, Mein Hut! Mein Hut! so nehmen sie ihn doch Arra...

Print shows a man and a woman, with others, at a zoo where an elephant has taken the woman's hat and she implores the man, as she pushes him toward the elephant, to get it back. Title from item. Parallel text i... more

Verlegenheiten. No. 5, Es ist nicht möglich! Il est impossible! M. Schwind del. ; lith. Inst. in Wien

Verlegenheiten. No. 5, Es ist nicht möglich! Il est impossible! M. Sch...

Print shows a man sitting at a table in a covered garden bower, attempting to lite an extremely long pipe; he thinks that by leaning back he will get his extended arm, holding a long stick with a flame at the o... more

Verlegenheiten. No. 12, Sie sind der Recensent unsers Theaters C'est vous qui censurez notre Théatre M. Schwind del. ; lith. Inst. in Wien

Verlegenheiten. No. 12, Sie sind der Recensent unsers Theaters C'est v...

Print shows a well-dressed woman entering a somewhat messy room where a man is bowing to her; his boots, socks, and boot-jack are in the middle of the floor and she is taken-aback by the disarray, leading her t... more

Verlegenheiten. No. 8, Ach! wenn ich nur die Schachtel nicht hätte Dieu! Que celle boile m'embarasse M. Schwind del. ; lith. Inst

Verlegenheiten. No. 8, Ach! wenn ich nur die Schachtel nicht hätte Die...

Print shows a woman walking into a strong wind that has blown her hat off her head; she is carrying packages in her hands, so she is unable to hold it on her head. Title from item. Parallel text in German and French.

Verlegenheiten. No. 9, Ach! meine Damen das geht horrl Taites attention mes dames, avec quelle promptitude je mens vain Danhauser

Verlegenheiten. No. 9, Ach! meine Damen das geht horrl Taites attentio...

Print shows a man ice skating, not paying attention to where he is going while greeting three women standing on the roadside; directly ahead of him, on the ice, is a small pile of snow and a broom, which, very ... more

Die teufelsbrücke auf dem St. Gotthard C.H. monogram 1824 ; nach der Natur gezeichnet von C. Heinzmann ; bei J. Velten in Carlsruhe

Die teufelsbrücke auf dem St. Gotthard C.H. monogram 1824 ; nach der N...

Print shows a man standing on the edge of a mountain roadway, looking ahead to where a bridge (known as the Devil's Bridge) spans the rock-strewn rapids of the Reuss River in the Schöllenen Gorge; he has three ... more

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

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. 13, Pack dich deine Blumen sind ja ganz welk Vas t'en les fleurs sont fanées M. Schwind del. ; lith. Inst. in Wien

Verlegenheiten. No. 13, Pack dich deine Blumen sind ja ganz welk Vas t...

Print shows a man and two well-dressed woman stopped while on a stroll by a young flower girl who offers fresh flowers to the women and gestures toward the man for payment. Title from item. Parallel text in Ger... more

Nieder=Oesterreich Wien dr. v Kunike ; gez v. J. Alt

Nieder=Oesterreich Wien dr. v Kunike ; gez v. J. Alt

Print shows a landscape view of the country side with sightseers and pedestrians, a horse-drawn carriage, a woman carrying a basket on her back, possibly one of the farmworkers from a field at center, the Danub... more

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