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[Man performing autopsy on cadaver lying on table as 8 other men look on]

[Man performing autopsy on cadaver lying on table as 8 other men look ...

Illus. in: Joannes de Ketham, Fasciculus medicinae, Venice, Joannes and Gregorius de Gregoriis, de Forlivio, 15 Oct. 1495, verso of leaf eII. Ref. copy may be in SSF(Gr) - MEDICINE. This record contains unverif... more

[The desperate man]

[The desperate man]

Hubbard Collection (Library of Congress). Probably an experimental plate or sketch plate; profile of man at far left may be a portrait of Dürer's brother Endres. Meder, 95 Hollstein, 95 Bartsch, 70 Panofsky, 177

A bearded man, wearing a crown, seated at table facing several others with long horns, harp(?), and an elephant

A bearded man, wearing a crown, seated at table facing several others ...

Woodcut by Gomar. Illus. in: H. Staden, Warhaftig Historia und beschreibung einer Landtschafft der Wilden Nacketen Grimmigen Menschfresser Leuthen in der Neuen Welt, part I, Chapter XLVI (Marburg, 1557). This r... more

[An old man in his winter clothes] / T.B.

[An old man in his winter clothes] / T.B.

An aged Native man from Pomeiock, full-length portrait, facing front, wearing winter garment; landscape scene with village in the background. Illus. in: Wunderbarliche, doch warhafftige Erklärung, von der Geleg... more

[Man holding sword and head of decapitated, dismembered body in background]

[Man holding sword and head of decapitated, dismembered body in backgr...

Illus. in: Salomen, Areum Velvis...1599 p. 40 of part II. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Death; Executions; Incemabula.

Carta esférica que compde. una pte. del Archipielago de los Galapagos desde 1⁰ 35 ms. de latd. sept. hasta 1⁰ de la meridional reconocidos por la Fragta. Sta. Gertrudiz del man[?] del Capitan de Navio. Dn. Alonso de Torres y Guerra desde el dia 18 de marzo hasta el 21 del mismo levantada segn. los puntos de latd. qe. le observn. en a quellos obras ...

Carta esférica que compde. una pte. del Archipielago de los Galapagos ...

Also shows routes of expeditions. Pen-and-ink and red ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 413 Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 135. Available also through the Library o... more

[An elderly man, seen from behind, bathing in a wooden tub]

[An elderly man, seen from behind, bathing in a wooden tub]

Title devised by Library staff, no information provided by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

[A man crossing a bridge beneath overhanging trees]

[A man crossing a bridge beneath overhanging trees]

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

[A man carrying a large object]

[A man carrying a large object]

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

De man in't hembd, of de gefnuikte hoogmoed

De man in't hembd, of de gefnuikte hoogmoed

Print shows a man in a nightshirt (representing England) being attacked by several men (representing the countries of the armed neutrality league and the allies), he is held by a Swede and a Dane, a Frenchman p... more

[A man engaged in metalwork, appears to be melting statues to reuse the metal, with a kitten next to his left leg]

[A man engaged in metalwork, appears to be melting statues to reuse th...

Title and date devised by Library staff; other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Fake attributed to Katsushika Hokusai. Forms part of: Japanese prints... more

[A man or monk seated at a table, leaning on his arms, possibly asleep or meditating]

[A man or monk seated at a table, leaning on his arms, possibly asleep...

Title devised by Library staff, no information provided by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

[A man or monk seated, seen from behind, holding a short dagger(?) in right hand, while meditating or contemplating seppuku]

[A man or monk seated, seen from behind, holding a short dagger(?) in ...

Title devised by Library staff, no information provided by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

[A man or monk seated, facing front, sleeping or meditating]

[A man or monk seated, facing front, sleeping or meditating]

Title devised by Library staff, no information provided by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

[Actors or musicians standing next to a large, decorated cylindar with cover; one man is carrying another on his shoulders]

[Actors or musicians standing next to a large, decorated cylindar with...

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).

[A man carrying a shoulder pole with a trunk and bedding for a patron standing on the left]

[A man carrying a shoulder pole with a trunk and bedding for a patron ...

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).

The little man in black

The little man in black

Print shows a caricature of Aaron Burr, full-length portrait, right profile, carrying a book titled "Linkum Fidelius"; originally published in "Salmagundi" by Washington Irving. Title from item. (DLC/PP-1998:15... more

[Man on horseback on road]

[Man on horseback on road]

Title from finding aid. Watercolor sketch in top right corner. Unpublished finding aid, Drawings of Jamaica by William Berryman, available in LC Prints & Photographs Reading Room.

[Portrait of a man seated]

[Portrait of a man seated]

Possible self-portrait of John Rubens Smith, half-length, seated, facing slightly right.

Lealtad (A man mocked)

Lealtad (A man mocked)

Library of Congress prints and photographs: an illustrated guide / Library of Congress. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1995, p. 14 Delteil; 218; Harris; 264 II. Purchase; Peter Lamb; 1983; (DLC/PP-1984... more

Circus scene showing a man (magician?) standing on a table holding a curtain, standing to the right is a clown with a horn, on the left a man is balancing on one foot on a moving horse while another performer stands nearby, the audience stands in the background J.A.W

Circus scene showing a man (magician?) standing on a table holding a c...

Woodside's drawing may be a copy after an illustration from an 1815 English edition of "Songs of the Chase." Inscribed in pencil on verso: This is a copy by John A. Woodside of a vignette cut in the book "Songs... more

Like master like man / E.W. Clay del.

Like master like man / E.W. Clay del.

Print shows two African American men, with their seconds, about to fight a duel with pistols at close range.

[Portly man walking with arms outstretched]

[Portly man walking with arms outstretched]

Illustration shows a depiction of the Japanese saying "the person who fills the Great Way," which refers to a person of great virtue who has nothing to hide, although it shows a corrupt man who carries money in... more

[Optical illusion disc with man pumping water]

[Optical illusion disc with man pumping water]

The disc is spun displaying the illusion of motion of a man pumping water in a circle at the outer edge of the disc. Published in: McLean's optical illusions; or magic panorama. London, T. McLean, 1833. Exhibit... more

[Optical illusion disc with man jumping rope and a man sticking out his tongue]

[Optical illusion disc with man jumping rope and a man sticking out hi...

The disc is spun displaying the illusion of motion of a man with black-face jumping rope in a circle at the center of the disc and of a man sticking out his tongue in a circle at the outer edge of the disc. Pub... more

[Optical illusion disc with man and frog]

[Optical illusion disc with man and frog]

The disc is spun displaying the illusion of motion of a ball passing between a frog in a circle at the center of the disc and a man in a circle at the outer edge of the disc. Published in: McLean's optical illu... more

[Optical illusion disc with a face catching a ball and a man with blackface taking a bow]

[Optical illusion disc with a face catching a ball and a man with blac...

The disc is spun displaying the illusion of motion of a face catching a ball in a circle at the center of the disc and a man with blackface taking a bow in a circle at the outer edge of the disc. Published in: ... more

[Optical illusion disc with birds, butterflies, and a man jumping]

[Optical illusion disc with birds, butterflies, and a man jumping]

The disc is spun displaying the illusion of motion of a man jumping from a pole in a circle at the center of the disc and of a birds and butterflies in flight in a circle at the outer edge of the disc. Publishe... more

Man on horseback talking with a man carrying an oystering shovel on the shore of the Delaware River, another man is standing on a sea wall and gesturing toward approaching dark clouds, and there is another man standing on a bluff just above the shoreline Queen

Man on horseback talking with a man carrying an oystering shovel on th...

Title devised by Library staff. Signed in pencil on lower left. Cochran, 119 (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Documentary drawing filing se... more

[Man by chair addressing meeting]

[Man by chair addressing meeting]

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

Yama-chichi kills man in sleep

Yama-chichi kills man in sleep

Ukiyo-e print illustration showing scene from traditional tale in which a Yeti-like creature inhales the life force from sleeping travelers; opposite page contains text; covers from other volumes also shown.

[Indian man resting in a window opening as a bird and horse look on]

[Indian man resting in a window opening as a bird and horse look on]

Illus. in: Hunter's Indian sketches, leaf 4. Title devised by Library staff. Alexander Hunter, born 1816, was a surgeon in the Madras Medical Service and an artist and printmaker.

John Sherman

John Sherman

Drawing is head-and-shoulders portrait of John Sherman (1823-1900), Republican Representative from Ohio, 1855-1861; Senator, 1861-1877, 1881-1897; U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, 1877-1881. The drawing was crea... more

[A cartoon] The strufe between an old hunker, a barnburner, and a no party man. [1848].

[A cartoon] The strufe between an old hunker, a barnburner, and a no p...

Negative Photostat.; Cartoon.; On verso: Ac. 4327; $ 5.00. 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; ... more

The strife, between an old hunker, a barnburner and a no party man

The strife, between an old hunker, a barnburner and a no party man

A particularly well-drawn satire on the three major presidential contenders for 1848, (left to right) Zachary Taylor, Martin Van Buren and Lewis Cass. Of the three the artist seems to favor Van Buren, the "Barn... more

[Print speciman of American Indian man on horseback killing bison] / A. Kollner designed ; Lithy of A. Kollner, Phila.

[Print speciman of American Indian man on horseback killing bison] / A...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Lithography, engraving and printing establishment of Augs. Kollner : designer, engraver & lithographer, copperplate & lithographic printer, [p. 7]

[Half-length portrait of a man seated, facing front]

[Half-length portrait of a man seated, facing front]

Title devised by Library staff. In album: Portraits of rulers, politicians ... relating to the reign of Emperor Maximilian of Mexico, p. 17, upper left. On recto: Cruces y Campa, México, 2[superscript a] de S. ... more

[Head-and-shoulders portrait of a man with handlebar mustache, facing front]

[Head-and-shoulders portrait of a man with handlebar mustache, facing ...

Title devised by Library staff. In album: Portraits of rulers, politicians ... relating to the reign of Emperor Maximilian of Mexico, p. 26, lower left. On recto: Cruces y Campa 2[Superscript d] de S. Francisco... more

[Three-quarter length portrait of a man, seated, facing front]

[Three-quarter length portrait of a man, seated, facing front]

Title devised by Library staff. In album: Portraits of rulers, politicians ... relating to the reign of Emperor Maximilian of Mexico, p. 16, upper left. On verso: Cherub with elbow resting on camera on tripod w... more

[Full-length portrait of a man holding top hat and cane, standing beside chair, facing front, stairs and mural in background]

[Full-length portrait of a man holding top hat and cane, standing besi...

Title devised by Library staff. In album: Portraits of rulers, politicians ... relating to the reign of Emperor Maximilian of Mexico, p. 26, lower right.

[Sculpture of man cutting a tree with an ax]

[Sculpture of man cutting a tree with an ax]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card. No known restrictions on publication.

[Sculpture of man with a hammer leaning on a gear]

[Sculpture of man with a hammer leaning on a gear]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Track leading into tunnel in rock, with one man]

[Track leading into tunnel in rock, with one man]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Bridge with man sitting on top, two men standing below]

[Bridge with man sitting on top, two men standing below]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Ditch with water leading to tunnel, with one man]

[Ditch with water leading to tunnel, with one man]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Sculpture of sitting man with his hand on globe and sacks of money at his feet]

[Sculpture of sitting man with his hand on globe and sacks of money at...

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Unidentified man with beard]

[Unidentified man with beard]

Photograph showsman, possibly a relative of William T. Hornaday. Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather; geometric design. Transfer; LC Manuscript Division; 1985; (DLC/PP-1985:007). Forms part of: Willia... more

"The used-up man"

"The used-up man"

Caricature of a Californian gold miner as poverty-stricken and wasted away. Illus. in: Alonzo Delano's Pen Knife Sketches ... Sacramento, 1853, p. 41. Reference copy may be in LOT 4392A. This record contains un... more

[Unidentified Liberian man in suit with watch fob and papers and pencil in his breast pocket]

[Unidentified Liberian man in suit with watch fob and papers and penci...

Title devised by Library staff. The American Colonization Society was organized in 1817 to resettle African-Americans in Liberia. Forms part of: Ambrotype/Tintype photograph filing series (Library of Congress).... more

[Unidentified Liberian man in suit and bowtie]

[Unidentified Liberian man in suit and bowtie]

Title devised by Library staff. The American Colonization Society was organized in 1817 to resettle African-Americans in Liberia. Forms part of: Ambrotype/Tintype photograph filing series (Library of Congress).... more

[Walt Whitman, three-quarter length portrait, facing front, as a young man, dressed in rural attire for frontispiece of Leaves of Grass]

[Walt Whitman, three-quarter length portrait, facing front, as a young...

Title devised by Library staff. Signed by Whitman (Walt Whitman in 1855) across top. Saunders, no. 4 Forms part of: Feinberg-Whitman Collection (Library of Congress).

[Walt Whitman, three-quarter length portrait, facing front, as a young man, dressed in rural attire for frontispiece of Leaves of Grass]

[Walt Whitman, three-quarter length portrait, facing front, as a young...

Title devised by Library staff. Signed by Whitman across top. Saunders, no. 4 Forms part of: Feinberg-Whitman Collection (Library of Congress).

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