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San kiyomizu komachi

San kiyomizu komachi

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Nana komachi : Seven Komachi. Format: Hosoban Urushi-e. Forms part of: Japanese print... more

Mr. Alexander Pope

Mr. Alexander Pope

Medley print shows pictures lying as if carelessly placed one over the other. All images relate to Alexander Pope. The center image is a portrait of Pope. Underneath the images is "An Encomium on Mr. Pope and... more

And has not Sawney too his Lord and w(hor)e

And has not Sawney too his Lord and w(hor)e

Colley Cibber (1671-1757) seizing Alexander Pope (1688-1744) by one leg, and pulling him off a woman who reclines on a chouch bed. Engraving and etching by Hubert Gravelot. cf: P&P - NE55.L7A3 vol. III, pt. I, ... more

Taira no Kanemori

Taira no Kanemori

Print shows a mother reclining next to her child and an elderly woman sitting nearby. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series:... more

Yatsushi koshikibu no naishi

Yatsushi koshikibu no naishi

Print shows the poet Izumi Shikibu and a young man, possibly Tachibana no Michisada, Prince Tametaka, or Prince Atsumichi, or possibly Shikibu and her daughter Koshikibu no Naishi. Title and other descriptive i... more

[The Verse Beginning with "Wa"]

[The Verse Beginning with "Wa"]

Print shows a woman standing before a man sitting on the floor. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. From the series: Fūryū ise monogatar... more

Ōmu komachi

Ōmu komachi

Fan-shaped print shows a nobleman wearing a long trailing robe, a counsellor for Emperor Yōzei who is sitting on the right in the background, standing in front of the aged poetess Ono Komachi who is sitting out... more

[Four women composing poetry, possibly as a competition, next to a screen with painting of cranes]

[Four women composing poetry, possibly as a competition, next to a scr...

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Genji : The tale of Genji. Format: probably the left panel of a vertical Oban Nishiki... more

Mitate rokkasen

Mitate rokkasen

Print shows five men and one woman, variously dressed and some holding an item associated with them. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. F... more

Churchill from an origl. A. Smith sculp

Churchill from an origl. A. Smith sculp

Print shows Charles Churchill, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left, in oval. Does not include text published with the print. Title from item. Illus. from: the Biographical Magazine. London : Printed for Ha... more

Rokkasen

Rokkasen

Print shows Murasaki with five elderly men, all wise men and/or poets. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: horizontal Oban Nishiki... more

Henjō

Henjō

Print shows the poet Henjō with two other women reading poetry.

Kuronushi

Kuronushi

Print shows the poet Otomo Kuronushi and two women on a veranda.

Kanjo zu

Kanjo zu

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Part of an illustrated book (36 Poets?). Forms part of: R. Leicester Harmsworth collection. Forms part... more

Ushiromuki no kanjo zu

Ushiromuki no kanjo zu

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Part of an illustrated book (36 Poets?). Forms part of: R. Leicester Harmsworth collection. Forms part... more

Kisen

Kisen

Print shows Kisen (possibly the poet Kisen Hōshi), full-length portrait, facing left, with right arm raised and carrying a basket under his left arm. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibun... more

Ariwara no narihira

Ariwara no narihira

Print shows a woman with the poet Ariwara Narihira as a boy with bow and arrows and wearing fan-shaped blinders. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists i... more

Fumizuki

Fumizuki

Print shows two women, head-and-shoulder portraits, possibly composing poems as part of a competition. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06.... more

Ōtomo no kuronushi

Ōtomo no kuronushi

Print shows Otomo Kuronushi, a poet, sitting, facing right. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Rokkasen : Six poets. For... more

Amagoi komachi

Amagoi komachi

Print shows poet Ono no Komachi bent over with a child on her back. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. From the series: Fūryū nana koma... more

Hagi

Hagi

Print shows a woman, full-length, standing next to a large bush. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Imayō rokkasen : Mod... more

Kyōka hachi taika sono ni

Kyōka hachi taika sono ni

Print shows four men (poets) sitting around a table with an open book. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Format: color printed Kyōka b... more

Kyōka hachi taika

Kyōka hachi taika

Print shows four men (poets) looking at a scroll. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Format: color printed Kyōka book. Part (frontispie... more

Kyōka hassen sono ni

Kyōka hassen sono ni

Print shows three men and a woman (poets); one man is standing behind a low screen, reading; another is sitting on the floor in front of the screen, feeding a turtle from a bowl; the third man and the woman are... more

Kyōka hassen

Kyōka hassen

Print shows four men (poets). Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Format: color printed Kyōka book. Part (frontispiece?) of an illustrat... more

Kayoikomachi no mitate

Kayoikomachi no mitate

Print shows Komachi, full-length, standing, facing right, with another woman standing behind her carrying a long box or portfolio. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo p... more

Shogatsu

Shogatsu

Print shows a woman, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly left, with a scene in the background showing a man, possibly a poet, and a woman gathering pine boughs. Title and other descriptive informati... more

Kiichi hōgen to oumaya kisanta

Kiichi hōgen to oumaya kisanta

Print shows two poets. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. From the series: Ushiwaka rokkasen : Six poets of Ushiwakamaru (Minamoto Yosh... more

Ben Jonson

Ben Jonson

A half-length portrait of the seventeenth century playwright, Ben Jonson. No copyright information found with item. One item from album entitled: Collection of sketches and prints by R. Seymour. Printed on plat... more

Udaisho michitsuna no haha

Udaisho michitsuna no haha

Print shows a woman playing drums while looking at an open book on the wall behind her. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the serie... more

Sumidagawa miyakodori no koji

Sumidagawa miyakodori no koji

Print shows the well-dressed poet, Narihira, watching birds on the Sumida River, with a page squatting behind him holding his sword; view of Mount Fuji in the background. Title and other descriptive information... more

Kakinomoto no hitomaro

Kakinomoto no hitomaro

Print shows Kakinomoto no Hitomaro as an elderly man, writing while looking through the opening in his room at a pheasant on a hillside.

Byron's first love / lith. & pub by Sarony & Major 99 Nassau near Fulton St., N. Y.

Byron's first love / lith. & pub by Sarony & Major 99 Nassau near Fult...

Print shows George Gordon, Lord Byron and Mary Chaworth who is facing left, sitting on a bench in a bower, holding hands and embracing. 435 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Inscribed in ink at top: 435. ... more

Byron's first love lith. & pub by Sarony & Major 99 Nassau near Fulton St., N. Y

Byron's first love lith. & pub by Sarony & Major 99 Nassau near Fulton...

Print shows George Gordon, Lord Byron and Mary Chaworth who is facing right, sitting on a bench in a bower, holding hands and embracing, with a full moon over a lake in the background. 226 U.S. Copyright Office... more

Alfred Tennyson, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front

Alfred Tennyson, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front

Stamped on mount: Stereoscopic Coy., copyright ; (on verso) The London Stereoscopic and Photographic Company, 110 Regent St. and at 54 Cheapside ; sole photographers to the International Exhibition 1862. In alb... more

Sappho

Sappho

Title on verso. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1934:0188). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Triad of American poets

Triad of American poets

12748 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-... more

Portrait of Walt Whitman at seventy

Portrait of Walt Whitman at seventy

Title from item. Removed from LOT 12017. Transfer Manuscript Division, after purchase from Charles E. Feinberg; 1981-1983; (DCL/PP-1981:378, 1982:143, 1982:165, 1983:341). Forms part of: Ambrotype/Tintype photo... more

Homenagem a Camoes

Homenagem a Camoes

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Rio Lith. Lusilana, cop... more

Henry W. Longfellow in his library at Craigie House, Cambridge drawn & engd. by S. Hollyer, N.Y

Henry W. Longfellow in his library at Craigie House, Cambridge drawn &...

Print shows Henry W. Longfellow sitting in a chair, facing left, in his "library", with a large table covered with books and papers on the left, a fireplace behind him, and bookshelves on the far left. There is... more

Longfellow / J. Keppler.

Longfellow / J. Keppler.

Print shows Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left, on oval frame, with two female figures offering crowns of laurel labeled "Europe" and "America", also an angel spreading her win... more

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left, in oval with rectangular frame

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slight...

Q20231 U.S. Copyright Office. Title devised by Library staff. Signed in pencil on lower right corner: H.B. Hall Jr. Publication date based on copyright statement and/or copyright stamp on item. Copyright stamp ... more

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left, in oval with rectangular frame

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slight...

Title devised by Library staff. Publication date based on copyright statement on item. Signed in pencil on lower right corner: H.B. Hall Jr. Stamped on verso: L.C. Hubbard Collection. Hubbard, p. 152 Forms part... more

Sanjūichi seishōnagon sanjūni koshikibu no naishi

Sanjūichi seishōnagon sanjūni koshikibu no naishi

Print shows (top half) Sei Shōnagon raising or lowering a blind, and (bottom half) Koshikibu no Naishi (or Izumi Shikibu) touching the hem of a man's clothing, he appears startled or angered, several women are ... more

The Bard of Shanty H'll, Sarah A. Kelly Nominated for Poet Lacureate [i.e. Laureate] of the United States. By an overwhelming majority of editors.

The Bard of Shanty H'll, Sarah A. Kelly Nominated for Poet Lacureate [...

Photograph shows portrait of Mrs. Sarah A. Ulrich Kelley of Honesdale, Pennsylvania, known as the Bard of Shanty Hill. 11614 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item.

Emma Lazarus engraved by T. Johnson ; photographed by W. Kurtz

Emma Lazarus engraved by T. Johnson ; photographed by W. Kurtz

Emma Lazarus, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left. Facsimile autograph below print. Possibly engraved by Thomas Johnson, fl. 1870-1880s. Published in The Century Magazine, (1888) 14:802. Exhibit loan 3445-L.

[Agnes Rand Lee by a window with a book]

[Agnes Rand Lee by a window with a book]

Photograph shows portrait of the poet and photographer's first wife. Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Francis Watts Lee collection (Library of Congress). Accession box no. DLC/PP-2015:052.074

[Freshwater Bay, Tennyson's home, Isle of Wight, England]

[Freshwater Bay, Tennyson's home, Isle of Wight, England]

Image shows a wooden footpath over a road on the grounds of Farringford, the home of Alfred, Lord Tennyson on the Isle of Wight. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2015) Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Cat... more

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