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[Central Dome, Paris Exposition, 1889]

[Central Dome, Paris Exposition, 1889]

Originals in PR12, LOT 6634.

[Central Dome, Paris Exposition, 1889]

[Central Dome, Paris Exposition, 1889]

Originals in PR12, LOT 6634.

Veüe et perspective de la Ville de Paris du côté de la porte de la Conference

Veüe et perspective de la Ville de Paris du côté de la porte de la Con...

Item in scrapbook: Histoire de l'art Française au XVII. S. par Henri Lemonnier. The architecture of Paris XVII. C. in contemporary prints by Aveline, Perelle, Mariette, Israel, et al., p. 2. J.D. Batchelder Collection.

Huitieme plan de Paris divisé en ses vingts quartiers /

Huitieme plan de Paris divisé en ses vingts quartiers /

"Pour servir au Traité de la police ... page 17." Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Paris, ses fauxbourgs et ses environs : où se trouve le détail des villages, châteaux, gands chemins pavez, et autres, des hauteurs, bois, vignes, terres, et prez, levez géometriquement /

Paris, ses fauxbourgs et ses environs : où se trouve le détail des vil...

Includes decorative frame. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy on untrimmed sheets, with plate marks visible. Stamped on verso of all sheets: 6386.

L'homme au masque de fer

L'homme au masque de fer

Print shows a prisoner in chains and wearing an iron mask sitting on a bench in a prison cell, and another man with a lantern and a tray of food entering the cell in the Bastille. Title from item. Possibly purc... More

Reveil du tiers etat

Reveil du tiers etat

Print shows a nobleman and a clergyman reacting with horror as a member of the Third Estate awakens, throws off the chains of bondage, and reaches for a rifle. The destruction of the Bastille is taking place in... More

Adieu Bastille

Adieu Bastille

Print shows a member of the Third Estate playing a bagpipe, standing next to a tame lion, representing the monarchy, and manipulating marionettes, representing the clergy and the nobility, on a string tied to h... More

Portrait d'apres nature du Sr. Harné natif de Dôle en Franche Comté Grenadier aux Gardes Francaises qui àmonté le premier à l'assaut et à arreté le gouverneur de la Bastille le mardi 14 Juillet 1789

Portrait d'apres nature du Sr. Harné natif de Dôle en Franche Comté Gr...

Print shows Sr. Harné, a grenadier in the French Guards, and Sr. Humbert, leaders, respectively, of the first and second assaults on the Bastille, 14 July 1789, full-length portrait, standing, facing each other... More

Sans vous je périssoit

Sans vous je périssoit

Allegory showing three soldiers saving "France" who is falling from a cliff and a monument to the taking of the Bastille in the background. Title from item. Possibly purchased by George IV from William Holland ... More

Nouvelle place de la Bastille

Nouvelle place de la Bastille

Cartoon shows Louis XVI standing on a pedestal with one foot on the hydra of despotism(?) from which five of seven heads have been severed; on the left, a clergyman offers him a gold coin, and on the right, a S... More

Chasse à la grosse bête

Chasse à la grosse bête

Print shows members of a citizen's militia attacking and severing heads of a great beast, the many-headed Hydra of despotism. The Bastille appears under siege in the background. Includes a long caption, "Couple... More

Portrait d'aprés nature du Sr. Humbert, Compagnon Horloger, natif de Langres, qui a monté le deuxieme à l'assaut à la prise de la Bastille, le mardi 14 Juillet 1789

Portrait d'aprés nature du Sr. Humbert, Compagnon Horloger, natif de L...

Print shows Sr. Humbert and Sr. Harné, a grenadier in the French Guards, leaders, respectively, of the second and first assaults on the Bastille, 14 July 1789, half-length portrait, facing each other, each in o... More

Adieu Bastille

Adieu Bastille

Print shows a man playing a bagpipe, behind him lies a lion on a chain which is draped over his right arm, his left foot rests on a gameboard, at the far end of which is a peg with string attached, the string r... More

Reveil du Tiers Etat, ma feinte, il doit tems que je me revillise, car l'opression de mes fers me donnions le cochemar un peu trop fort

Reveil du Tiers Etat, ma feinte, il doit tems que je me revillise, car...

Clergyman and aristocrat recoiling from figure representing Third Estate, who is picking up chains and guns; storming of the Bastille in background.

Le mea culpa du Prince Lambesc -- sans restitution point de salut

Le mea culpa du Prince Lambesc -- sans restitution point de salut

Print shows three men representing the nobility, the clergy, and the third estate meeting beneath a tree against which is sitting Prince de Lambesc, while workmen demolish the Bastille in the background. May sy... More

Excise inquisition erecting by English slaves under the scourge of their task-masters the excise officers

Excise inquisition erecting by English slaves under the scourge of the...

A British satire on an attempt by William Pitt and George Rose to transfer to excise law certain import duties; standing in opposition is Edward Thurlow. The central image shows Britannia, wrapped in a blanket ... More

[Aristocrats digging the Champ-de-Mars]

[Aristocrats digging the Champ-de-Mars]

Print shows well-dressed aristocratic women, children, some men, and members of the clergy digging and hauling soil in wheelbarrows in a effort to transform the Champ-de-Mars into a suitable place for the festi... More

Don Dismallo running the literary gantlet

Don Dismallo running the literary gantlet

Print shows Edmund Burke in fools dress receiving lashes on his bare back as he runs a gauntlet of his peers which also includes Justice holding a sword, and Liberty, with staff topped with a liberty cap, who h... More

Fête du 14 juillet an IX vue du temple eleve dans le grand carré des Champs Elyseés dans lequel le concert fut exécuté.

Fête du 14 juillet an IX vue du temple eleve dans le grand carré des C...

Print shows a celebration on the Champs Elyseés in Paris, France, on Bastille Day, July 14, 1801. Includes spectators watching a balloon ascension. (Source: A.G. Renstrom, LC staff, 1981-82.)

Vue brillante de l'aniversaire du 14 juillet 1801

Vue brillante de l'aniversaire du 14 juillet 1801

Print shows a crowd viewing fireworks at a Bastille Day celebration in Paris, France. A balloon appears in the upper right corner. Title from item. "du 25 Messidor de l'Ang. Feu d'arlifice tiré á l'etoile des ... More

Vue de la salle de Walse construite au carré de la laiterie (soixante pieds de diametre) ; Vue du temple de la paix dans le grand carré des Champs Elisées

Vue de la salle de Walse construite au carré de la laiterie (soixante ...

Print shows celebrations for the anniversary of the founding of the French Republic, July 14, 1801 in two images, including a tent for dancing and a balloon ascension from which André Jacques Garnerin descends ... More

Bénédiction des drapeaux de la Garde Nationale Parisienne a Notre Dame, le 27 Septmebre 1789 Prieur inv. & del. ; Berthault sculp

Bénédiction des drapeaux de la Garde Nationale Parisienne a Notre Dame...

Print shows the blessing of the flags of the National Guard of Paris in the Notre Dame Cathedral, at the beginning of the Revolution in 1789. Title from item. Illustration from: Collection complète des tableaux... More

Pompe funebre de Mirabeau, le 4 Avril 1791 Prieur inv. & del. ; Berthault sculp

Pompe funebre de Mirabeau, le 4 Avril 1791 Prieur inv. & del. ; Bertha...

Print shows the interior of the church of Saint-Eustache in Paris, France, during the funeral of the comte de Mirabeau, with members of the Garde nationale shooting rifles in salute, and in the background, cler... More

Travaux du Champ de Mars pour la federation du 14 Juillet 1790 / Prieur inv. & del. ; Berthault sculp.

Travaux du Champ de Mars pour la federation du 14 Juillet 1790 / Prieu...

Print shows many people working to transform the Champ de Mars into a place suitable for the fête de la fédération, on the anniversary of the fall of the Bastille, commemorating the establishment of the constit... More

Arrestation de Mr. de Launay, gouverneur de la Bastille, le 14 Juillet 1789 Prieur inv. & del. ; Berthault sculp

Arrestation de Mr. de Launay, gouverneur de la Bastille, le 14 Juillet...

Print shows a mob of revolutionaries after the storming the Bastille, when late in the afternoon, Governor De Launay, of the Bastille, is arrested and taken away, on the lower left, at the beginning of the Revo... More

Fédération générale faite à Paris, le 14 Juillet 1790 / Prieur inv. & del. ; Berthault sculp.

Fédération générale faite à Paris, le 14 Juillet 1790 / Prieur inv. & ...

Print shows the first festival of federation, a celebration organized to commemorate the fall of the Bastille and to express French unity under the revolution; shows a large triumphal arch at left center, a cer... More

Prise de la Bastille, le 14 Juillet 1789 Prieur inv. & del. ; Berthault sculp

Prise de la Bastille, le 14 Juillet 1789 Prieur inv. & del. ; Berthaul...

Print shows a mob of revolutionaries storming the Bastille at the beginning of the Revolution in 1789. Title from item. Illustration from: Collection complète des tableaux historiques de la révolution française... More

Plan der Stadt Paris mit ihren umliegenden Gegenden = Plan de la ville de Paris avec ses environs /

Plan der Stadt Paris mit ihren umliegenden Gegenden = Plan de la ville...

Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Title in German and French. Place names in French.

Plan routier de la ville de Paris et des ses faubourgs, divisé en 12 arrondts. ou mairies et 48 quartiers, sur lequel sont indiqués tous les changemens et projets d'embellissemt. etc. on y remarque de plus tous les principaux hotels et edifices /

Plan routier de la ville de Paris et des ses faubourgs, divisé en 12 a...

Includes indexes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Eastern division of Paris : containing the Quartiers /

Eastern division of Paris : containing the Quartiers /

Lower right corner: Engraved by J. Shury. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Eastern division of Paris : containing the Quartiers /

Eastern division of Paris : containing the Quartiers /

Lower right corner: Engraved by J. Shury. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Paris, building interior with chandeliers

Paris, building interior with chandeliers

Title devised by Library staff.

Paris moderne. Les Tuileries, le Louvre, et la rue de Rivoli, vue prise du Jardin des Tuileries (nord-ouest) / dessiné par Ch. Fichot ; lith. par Noury.

Paris moderne. Les Tuileries, le Louvre, et la rue de Rivoli, vue pris...

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. No. 5 handwritten at bottom of print Plate from Souvenirs de Paris et de ses environs. Monuments et sites les plus remarquables, dessinés d'après na... More

Paris, Mairie of the 1st Arrondissement

Paris, Mairie of the 1st Arrondissement

Title devised by Library staff. Also known as the Church of Saint-Germain-l'Auxerrois.

École Militaire, Paris

École Militaire, Paris

Title from item.

Mabille

Mabille

Title from item.

La Madeleine, Paris

La Madeleine, Paris

Title devised by Library staff.

Pavillon de l'Horloge au Louvre
French Views

French Views

No. 7. No. 1002. Title from item.

Colonies. Section Francais; Colonial goods. French Section
August Klein stand

August Klein stand

No. 9. Title from item.

Pavillion Imperial; The Imperial Pavillion

Pavillion Imperial; The Imperial Pavillion

No. 1. No. 200. Title from item.

Les Invalides

Les Invalides

Photograph shows the Dôme des Invalides, in the Hôtel des Invalides complex, Paris, France. Title from item. Publisher attribution based on provenance. Copy of a French print taken with a single-lens camera as ... More

Paris. Panorama des Tuileries et du Louvre Charles Rivière del. et lith

Paris. Panorama des Tuileries et du Louvre Charles Rivière del. et lit...

Print shows a bird's-eye view of Paris, France, with the Tuileries Palace, the Louvre, the Seine River, Notre Dame, and other buildings, with gardens in the foreground, and pedestrians throughout. Title from it... More

Defilé de la Cm. d'aerostiers 187... C. Morel

Defilé de la Cm. d'aerostiers 187... C. Morel

Drawing shows a parade with one of the balloons used in the Siege of Paris (1870-71) and a group from the Compagnie des aerostiers militaires, with officials in a reviewing stand in the foreground. (Source: A.G... More

Les gardes nationaux d'Heurteauville gardant le "Jean Bart" au clair de lune, 8 novembre 1870 / Albert.

Les gardes nationaux d'Heurteauville gardant le "Jean Bart" au clair d...

Drawing shows the tethered balloon "Jean Bart" being guarded at night under moonlight by five Heurteauville military guards during the Siege of Paris, November 8, 1870. (Source: A.G. Renstrom, LC staff, 1981-82... More

Emblêmes patriotiques / J. Bocquin, lith.

Emblêmes patriotiques / J. Bocquin, lith.

Print intended to arouse citizen resistance during the Siege of Paris, 1870-1871. Shows a female figure (Liberty?) carrying a sword standing between two shields. One shield has the motto "Nʹoublie pas 1870, tra... More

Siège de Paris. Au Bastion / Draner, del. et lith.

Siège de Paris. Au Bastion / Draner, del. et lith.

Print shows military life at French fort, "Bastion" no. 95," during the Siege of Paris, 1870. A balloon flies over the fort in the distance. Title from item. Tissandier collection.

Voyages aèriens de M.M. Albert et Gaston Tissandier. Tentative de retour dans Paris assiégé. Le ballon, "Le Jean Bart" descend au milieu de la Seine en vue de Jumièges, 8 novembre 1870 / Albert Tissandier.

Voyages aèriens de M.M. Albert et Gaston Tissandier. Tentative de reto...

Drawing shows the balloon "Jean Bart," flown by Albert and Gaston Tissandier descending over the Seine with tow ropes hanging into the river where landing was attempted during the Siege of Paris. "D'après natur... More

Paris. Place de la Bastille Charles Rivière del. et lith

Paris. Place de la Bastille Charles Rivière del. et lith

Print shows a street level view of Colonne de Juillet at the Place de la Bastille, with carts, wagons, and coaches and pedestrians in the square. Title from item. Printed on lower right corner: 47. Stamped on v... More

Le blocus de Paris complainte nationale et patriotique.

Le blocus de Paris complainte nationale et patriotique.

Broadside shows a manned balloon labelled "Au Governement de la defense nationale, projet en l'air infaillible pour bloquement de Paris" with a magnet near the enemy's cannon. The illustrator humorously predict... More

Le Théâtre Lyrique incendié Vue interieure de la salle A. Liébert, photo, 81, rue St. Lazare

Le Théâtre Lyrique incendié Vue interieure de la salle A. Liébert, pho...

Illustration shows the interior of theater in Paris after being destroyed by fire during the Siege of Paris in the Franco-Prussian War. Title from item. Illus. in: Les ruines de Paris et de ses environs, 1870-1... More

Le Carrefour de la Croix Rouge incendié A. Liébert, photo, 81, rue St. Lazare

Le Carrefour de la Croix Rouge incendié A. Liébert, photo, 81, rue St....

Illustration shows street crossroads in Paris after being destroyed by fire during the Siege of Paris in the Franco-Prussian War. Title from item. Illus. in: Les ruines de Paris et de ses environs, 1870-1871 : ... More

Hôtel de Ville incendié Grande façade A. Liébert, photo, 81, rue St. Lazare

Hôtel de Ville incendié Grande façade A. Liébert, photo, 81, rue St. L...

Illustration shows the city hall in Paris after it was almost completely destroyed by fire during the Siege of Paris in the Franco-Prussian War. Title from item. Illus. in: Les ruines de Paris et de ses environ... More

Nouveau Paris monumental : itinéraire pratique de l'étranger dans Paris /

Nouveau Paris monumental : itinéraire pratique de l'étranger dans Pari...

Selected buildings shown pictorially. Bird's eye view. LC copy mounted on cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Fete nationale de la France. 1789 - 14 Juillet - 1881 Grande fete Champetre! au "Sharpshooters' park." Anniversaire de la prise de la bastille, le 14 Juillet 1789, et de la fete de la federation, le 14 Juillet 1790 ... Le Comité Chicago, le 1er

Fete nationale de la France. 1789 - 14 Juillet - 1881 Grande fete Cham...

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; Portfolio 18, Folder 26.

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[Pavilion of Cochinchine, Paris Exposition, 1889]

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