Allegorical scene showing Henry IV, King of France (1533-1610), looking at portrait of his bride-to-be, surrounded by mythological characters.
Print shows a man chained to wedlock carrying a woman on his back, her breasts exposed, she holds a cup labeled "gin" and toasts "My Bucks Health", and according to a pig in a pen, "She is as Drunk as David's S... more
Print shows a family gathering around a table, the husband, seated, is instructing a son who stands next to him with an open book, and the wife, seated opposite, holds an infant daughter, the children mimic the... more
Cartoon showing woman restrained in a bed fashioned like a pillory. Her husband sits up in bed beside her, holding a whip and gag.
Bilingual notice in English and Cherokee stating that William McConnell will no longer pay the debts of his wife Delilah McConnell as she has left him.
Print shows at top, a wedding being performed; at left and right are spaces for recording marriages; at center is "The Great Ocean of Love" dotted with many small islands, bays, straits, gulfs, and rivers, the ... more
Photograph shows the bride groom (second from left) and his father(?) meeting the bride's parents (on right). The bride is seated in the doorway.
Sixteen panel illustration showing a man courting a woman. He tries to kiss her twice but is rebuffed, as she chases him away with a broom. He returns with a bag of money, she embraces him, and they are marrie... more
Illustration shows the "European Matrimonial Market" with wealthy American women on the right previewing European men of nobility who have fallen on hard financial times.
Print shows a well-dressed American woman carrying a hod full of moneybags toward a destitute British nobleman who is using her money to shore-up his castle and get himself back on a sound financial footing.
Print shows a group of women in a gallery "Reserved for American Wives of English Lords" holding strings attached to crowns on the heads of their husbands in the House of Lords.
Print shows a clergyman pointing to a notice labeled "Society's Divorce Record" that lists "Divorced - Yesterday; Married - Today"; he is appealing to a fashionably dressed young woman holding a lorgnette.
Print shows the Crown Prince and the Princess during their wedding ceremony; Meiji, Emperor of Japan, and other members of the imperial family are present.
Illustration shows a pensive man sitting in front of a fireplace on Christmas eve; in the background, Puck, naked, standing before an open suitcase, its contents strewn about the floor, directs a butler who is ... more
Print shows the Crown Prince and the Princess at their wedding reception; Meiji, Emperor of Japan, other members of the imperial family, and guests are present.
Illustration shows a "real American girl" sailing a small boat around rocks that look like crowns of royalty in the "Sea of Matrimony" where boats labeled "American Fortunes" have shipwrecked.