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Grosser tempel in Mexico Zapota oder sapotbaum

Grosser tempel in Mexico Zapota oder sapotbaum

Print shows two book illustrations printed on a single sheet; on the left: "Grosser Tempel in Mexico. No. 21" and on the right: "1. Zapota oder Sapotbaum, 2. Frucht Sapotilla, 3. Cacaobaum, 4. Cacao. No. 27." T... more

William Hogarth 1764

William Hogarth 1764

Print shows William Hogarth, full-length portrait, seated in a chair, facing right, before an easel with sketch labeled "Comedy 1764", he is holding a palette with brushes in his left hand and may be using a sh... more

Le Général Washington ne quid detrimenti capiat res publica - gravé d'après le tableau original appartenant a Mr. Marquis de la Fayette peint par L. Le Paon peintre de bataille de S.A.S. Mgr. le Prince de Condé ; gravé par N. le Mire des Academies Imperiales et Royales et de celle des Sciences et Arts de Rouen

Le Général Washington ne quid detrimenti capiat res publica - gravé d'...

Print shows George Washington, full-length portrait, standing outside tent, wearing military uniform, holding the Declaration of Independence and the treaty of alliance with France in front of tent, at his feet... more

Prince Talleyrand Gerrard i.e., Gérard pinxt. ; Godby sculp

Prince Talleyrand Gerrard i.e., Gérard pinxt. ; Godby sculp

Print shows Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing front. Title from item. Printed on lower right: Proof. Stamped on verso: Gift Joseph Verner Reed July 22 1955. G... more

Sellers & Pennock 231 High Street Philadelphia

Sellers & Pennock 231 High Street Philadelphia

Print shows an advertisement for Sellers & Pennock showing several men operating a firehose water-pumping machine. Title from item. Caption continues: Patent rivet hose, fire bucket and hydraulion manufacturers... more

East front of the Capitol / W.I Stone aquat.

East front of the Capitol / W.I Stone aquat.

Print shows an exterior view of the east front of the U.S. Capitol, with view of the north facade. Title from item. Printed at bottom: Engd. for the National Calendar, 1823.

Henry Phillips, full-length portrait as character in an opera painted by J.W. Wright ; engraved by C. Turner, A.R.A., engraver in ordinary to His Majesty

Henry Phillips, full-length portrait as character in an opera painted ...

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on bottom: Mr. H. Phillips as Uberto in the Opera of the. Inscribed in pencil on verso: Henry Phillips as Uberto, opera The Freebooters. Stamped on verso: Dep... more

Feodor Nikititsch Romanow s. Philaret Mosquens et omn. Russiar, Patriarcha, Michaelis, Russ. zar parens

Feodor Nikititsch Romanow s. Philaret Mosquens et omn. Russiar, Patria...

Print shows Fedor Nikitich Romanov, Filaret, Patriarch of Russia, half-length portrait, facing slightly right, in medallion on pedestal with nameplate. He was the father of Michael (Mikhail Fedorovich Romanov),... more

Fairman, Draper, Underwood & Co

Fairman, Draper, Underwood & Co

Print shows a specimen sheet of bank note vignettes depicting many female figures and some male figures as allegorical images representing commerce, industy, and abundance, also portraits, including George Wash... more

Padua Saml. Prout ; E.J. Roberts

Padua Saml. Prout ; E.J. Roberts

Print shows a plaza with pedestrians, possibly nuns, and street vendors, and a monument, with a church in the background. Title from item. Published title: Place of St. Antonio, Padua. Stamped on verso: L.C. Di... more

Antwerp Saml. Prout ; Wm. Floyd

Antwerp Saml. Prout ; Wm. Floyd

Print shows a street scene with pedestrians and a view of the tower of the cathedral in Antwerp, Belgium. Title from item. Published title: Cathedral tower, Antwerp. Stamped on verso: L.C. Division of Prints. S... more

N. Chapman, M.D. J. Neagle pinxt 1830 ; engraved by T. Kelly from the original picture painted by J. Neagle for the Hall of the Medical Institute Philadelphia

N. Chapman, M.D. J. Neagle pinxt 1830 ; engraved by T. Kelly from the ...

Print shows Dr. Nathaniel Chapman, three-quarter length portrait, facing slightly right, standing next to a table with large books. 79 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Caption continues: Professor of the... more

Dresden Saml. Prout ; J.T. Willmore

Dresden Saml. Prout ; J.T. Willmore

Print shows a view from the right bank of the Elbe River showing the "Augustus Bridge", "Dresden Cathedral", and the "Frauenkirche". Title from item. Published title: City and bridge of Dresden. Stamped on vers... more

Ghent Saml. Prout ; J.H. Kernot

Ghent Saml. Prout ; J.H. Kernot

Print shows a view of the waterfront area along the canal with boats, fishermen, and others, with municipal buildings to the sides and St. Michael's Church in the background. Title from item. Published title: V... more

Prague Saml. Prout ; J. Le Keux

Prague Saml. Prout ; J. Le Keux

Print shows a view of the Charles Bridge in Prague, Czech Republic, with towers at the far end on the right, the statue of Lutgardis on the left, and pedestrians on the bridge, with cityscape of Prague in the b... more

Como Saml. Prout ; Thos. Barber

Como Saml. Prout ; Thos. Barber

Print shows a view of the port on Lake Como, with boats and buildings, and with men standing on the shore in the foreground, at Como, Italy. Title from item. Published title: Port and lake of Como. Stamped on v... more

Caen Saml. Prout ; Jas. Carter

Caen Saml. Prout ; Jas. Carter

Print shows a canal with women washing clothing on a small quay and a view of the rear of the Church of Saint Pierre in Caen, France, with bird-shaped gargoyles at top. Title from item. Published title: Church ... more

Rouen Saml. Prout ; W. Wallis

Rouen Saml. Prout ; W. Wallis

Print shows a street-level view of the cathedral at Rouen, with street vendors and pedestrians in the foreground. Title from item. Published title: Rouen cathedral. Stamped on verso: L.C. Division of Prints. St... more

Brussels Sam'l Prout ; E.J. Roberts

Brussels Sam'l Prout ; E.J. Roberts

Print shows a street scene with pedestrians along the front of the Brussels town hall (Hôtel de Ville). Title from item. Published title: Hotel de Ville at Brussels. Stamped at bottom center: Library of Congres... more

N. Chapman, M.D. J. Neagle pinxt 1830 ; engraved by T. Kelly from the original picture painted by J. Neagle for the Hall of the Medical Institute Philadelphia

N. Chapman, M.D. J. Neagle pinxt 1830 ; engraved by T. Kelly from the ...

Print shows Dr. Nathaniel Chapman, three-quarter length portrait, facing slightly right, standing next to a table with large books. 79 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Caption continues: Professor of the... more

Treves Saml. Prout ; E.J. Roberts

Treves Saml. Prout ; E.J. Roberts

Print shows a street-level view of the Porta Nigra in Trier, Germany, with several women coming and going, each with a large bundle on her back. Title from item. Published title: The Porta Nigra, or Roman ruin,... more

Nuremberg Saml. Prout ; E.J. Roberts

Nuremberg Saml. Prout ; E.J. Roberts

Print shows a commercial street with pedestrians, and with the Church of St. Lawrence in Nuremberg, Germany, in the background. Title from item. Published title: View in Nuremberg. Stamped on verso: L.C. Divisi... more

Three

Three

Print shows many bank note vignettes depicting male and female figures as allegorical images representing commerce, industy, and the arts, also ships and ship building, farm and pioneer life, portraits, and num... more

The Tioga Navigation Company - office 21 Merchants Exchange - acknowledges itself indebted for blank or bearer, in the sum of fifty dollars payable on the first day of May, A.D. 1840, with interest at the rate of six per cent per annum, from the date hereof P.S. Duval's lith. Phila

The Tioga Navigation Company - office 21 Merchants Exchange - acknowle...

Print shows a sample bond note in the amount of $50 to be issued by the Tioga Navigation Company at 6% interest, stating that "This loan is convertible into stock, receivable for tolls or redeemable in coin at ... more

Genl. W. H. Harrison drawn on stone by W. Sharp, from the original by A.G. Hoit

Genl. W. H. Harrison drawn on stone by W. Sharp, from the original by ...

Print shows William Henry Harrison, half-length portrait, seated, facing slightly left. Title from item. Publication date based on copyright statement on item. Printed on lower right: Proof. Inscribed in ink on... more

Dan Wheeler on stone by A. Newsam ; P.S. Duval lither. Philada

Dan Wheeler on stone by A. Newsam ; P.S. Duval lither. Philada

Print shows Daniel Wheeler, a Quaker missionary, head-and-shoulder portrait, left profile. Title from item. Publication date based on copyright statement on item. Inscribed in ink on verso: No. 252 filed Sept 2... more

John Collins

John Collins

Print shows John Collins, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly right, holding papers in left hand and gesturing toward a table and chair with right hand. Includes a facsimile signature. Title from it... more

Fanny Elssler music sheet cover

Fanny Elssler music sheet cover

Print shows ballerina Fanny Elssler, full length portrait, facing front, as the character Sarah Campbell in the ballet "La Gypsy" where she danced the cracovienne (krakowiak). Title devised by Library staff. In... more

Sheet of flowers and leaves on stone by J. Ackerman

Sheet of flowers and leaves on stone by J. Ackerman

Print shows a study sheet for adding colors to prints of flowers and leaves. Title devised by Library staff. Sheet torn at top right corner with substantial loss to image. (DLC/PP-2001:068). Forms part of: Mari... more

Trigonia Gibboniana Terebratula Tayloriana P.S. Duval Lith. Phila

Trigonia Gibboniana Terebratula Tayloriana P.S. Duval Lith. Phila

Title from item. Printed at top right of first image: "Trans. Am. Phila. Sec. [sic] 2d Series Vol. 7, Pl. 9" and at top right of second image: "Trans. Am. Phila. Sec. [sic] 2d Series Vol. 7, Pl. 10." Possibly p... more

Orthocera Humboldtiana P.S. Duval Lith. Phila

Orthocera Humboldtiana P.S. Duval Lith. Phila

Title from item. Printed at top right: "Trans. Am. Phila. Sec. [sic] 2d Series Vol. 7, Pl. 8." Inscribed in pencil at bottom center: "From Nature." Possibly published in: Transactions of the American Philosophi... more

The presidents of the United States designed by C.H.H. Billings ; engraved by D. Kimberly

The presidents of the United States designed by C.H.H. Billings ; engr...

Print shows the presidents of the United States with George Washington (G. Stuart del.) at center, John Adams (G. Stuart del.) at top, Thomas Jefferson (G. Stuart del.) on the top left, James Madison (G. Stuart... more

The illustrated book of Christian ballads

The illustrated book of Christian ballads

Print shows what appears to be a book cover for a possible second edition of the 1844 edition of "The Illustrated Book of Christian Ballads and Poems" edited by Rev. Rufus W. Griswold, published by Lindsay & Bl... more

A peacock and other birds among design elements on a sample page illustrating color printing polychromic lith. by Pinkerton, Wagner & McGuigan, Phila

A peacock and other birds among design elements on a sample page illus...

Title devised by Library staff. (DLC/PP-2001:029). Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Popular graphic art print filing series (Library of Congress).

Cases de naturels dessiné par L. Le Breton, lithe. par De Laplante ; lith. de Thierry frères, à Paris

Cases de naturels dessiné par L. Le Breton, lithe. par De Laplante ; l...

Print shows typical dwellings at a native village with a man working on an outrigger canoe in the foreground. Title from online source. Illus. from: Voyage au pôle Sud et dans l'Océanie sur les corvettes l'Astr... more

Fountain green on stone by J. Queen ; lith. of Wagner & McGuigan, 116, Chesnut St

Fountain green on stone by J. Queen ; lith. of Wagner & McGuigan, 116,...

Print shows the Mifflin family estate "Fountain Green" on a hill overlooking the Schuykill River in Philadelphia's Fairmont Park, Pennsylvania, with a coach on the roadway in the lower left foreground, also sho... more

Christening procession painted by Penry Williams ; engraved by L. Stocks

Christening procession painted by Penry Williams ; engraved by L. Stoc...

Print shows two men with two young children leading a procession of women, one carrying an infant, in a plaza at the entrance to a church. Title devised by Library staff. Signed on plate on lower right: Penry W... more

Photograph album. John F. DuComb, No. 27 S. 6th Street, Philadelphia

Photograph album. John F. DuComb, No. 27 S. 6th Street, Philadelphia

Print shows a design for a photograph album and a window card advertisement for photographer John F. DuComb, No. 27 S. 6th Street, Philadelphia. Title devised by Library staff. Includes print-registration marks... more

Coca plantation, Peru Ancient Quichua Indian hut, Cochabamba, Bolivia ; Encamped near Huancayo, Valley of Juaja, Peru ; View to the douth from Huanta, Peru by Lieut't. L. Gibbon, U.S.N. ; lith. of P.S. Duval & Co. Phila

Coca plantation, Peru Ancient Quichua Indian hut, Cochabamba, Bolivia ...

Prints show, in the first illustration, a view of a coca plantation with many rows of coca bushes; second illustration shows an ancient clay and stone dome-shaped hut with arched entrance, a native woman approa... more

San Mateo ferry, Bolivia Camp Ladron, Peru sketched by L. Gibbon ; JQ ; lith. of P.S. Duval & Co. Philada

San Mateo ferry, Bolivia Camp Ladron, Peru sketched by L. Gibbon ; JQ ...

Print shows in the first illustration mules on the shore and swimming across the San Mateo river, in Bolivia, following others that are approaching the opposite shore, also shows Natives on shore and with a sma... more

Llamas traversing the Andes laden with silver Titicaca balsa off Puno sketched by L. Gibbon ; JQ ; lith. of P.S. Duval & Co. Philada

Llamas traversing the Andes laden with silver Titicaca balsa off Puno ...

Print shows in the first illustration a packtrain of llamas loaded with silver in a valley in the Andes mountains; second illustration shows a small balsa boat on Lake Titicaca. Title from item. Signed on stone... more

View in Quibdó Baudó J.C.T. delt. ; P.S. Duval & Co's Steam Lith. Press. Philada

View in Quibdó Baudó J.C.T. delt. ; P.S. Duval & Co's Steam Lith. Pres...

Prints show views of the villages of Quibdó and Baudó, Colombia, South America. Title from item. Proof sheet showing two images from the same stone arranged opposite of each other; a short dividing line indicat... more

Bald, Cousland & Co. bank note engravers & printers, New York & Philadelphia. Permit us to call your attention to this specimen sheet of bank note vignettes

Bald, Cousland & Co. bank note engravers & printers, New York & Philad...

Print shows 13 vignettes depicting country scenes from animal husbandry to harvesting to building temporary shelters on the frontier. Title from item. Publication date based on latest copyright statement on ite... more

Bridge & causeway at Ma-Chi-Na-Too, Lew Chew Jas. Queen delt. ; P.S. Duval & Co. Steam Lith. press, Phil

Bridge & causeway at Ma-Chi-Na-Too, Lew Chew Jas. Queen delt. ; P.S. D...

Print shows travelers on a country road crossing a bridge and causeway in Okinawa, Japan, showing river and buttes on the right and rice paddies on the left. Title from item. Plate from: Narrative of the expedi... more

Public bath at Simoda from nature by W. Heine ; Js. Queen delt. ; P.S. Duval & Co., Philada

Public bath at Simoda from nature by W. Heine ; Js. Queen delt. ; P.S....

Print shows an interior view of a public bathhouse in Shimoda, Japan, with men and women bathing. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on verso: "This was the 'suppressed' plate for the government publication o... more

Macao from Penha Hill W. Heine ; J. Queen delt. ; P.S. Duval & Co., Phila

Macao from Penha Hill W. Heine ; J. Queen delt. ; P.S. Duval & Co., Ph...

Print shows a view of the harbor at Macao, with buildings along the waterfront; also shows two porters with shoulder poles on a roadway at bottom center, and a group of women on the lower right who may be nuns.... more

This diploma is awarded by the Sussex County Agricultural Society Js. Queen delt. ; lith. of P.S. Duval & Son Philada

This diploma is awarded by the Sussex County Agricultural Society Js. ...

Print shows a large diploma to be awarded by the Sussex County Agricultural Society encircled by vignettes of scenes from farm and country life, as well as examples of agricultural produce, livestock, and agric... more

Vanity fair H.L.S. monogram ; Wevill sc

Vanity fair H.L.S. monogram ; Wevill sc

Print shows a cover design for Vanity Fair magazine showing a harlequin standing on the left gesturing toward a theater stage for a puppet show and a large audience at his feet, in the foreground. 317 U.S. Copy... more

Label for druggist P.S. Duval & Son's Lith. Phila.

Label for druggist P.S. Duval & Son's Lith. Phila.

Print shows a design for a druggist's label with an oval frame resting on a pedestal draped with an American flag, with flowers, caduceus, mortar & pestle at top, and other vessels common to the druggist trade;... more

Charles W. Alcott, successor to George Kuhn, dealer in all kins of kindling wood, cor. Ave. B & E 18th St. New York C.M. Smith

Charles W. Alcott, successor to George Kuhn, dealer in all kins of kin...

Print shows a broadside announcement that Charles W. Alcott has taken over the "Wood Yard" formerly run by George Kuhn. At center is a large warehouse with four vignettes showing the kinds of activities involve... more

The director and prefect of the Sodality of St. Joseph's Church, Philada. To all who shall see the present letters greeting in the Lord / J. Queen del. ; Lith. of Duval, Williams & Duval Pha.

The director and prefect of the Sodality of St. Joseph's Church, Phila...

Print shows the Blessed Virgin Mary and scenes showing church services where young men and young women are "received into the Sodality" of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Title from item. Includes pencil inscriptions ... more

[The White House, Washington, D.C.] / photo. by G.D. Wakely ; eng'd by J.C. Buttre N.Y.

[The White House, Washington, D.C.] / photo. by G.D. Wakely ; eng'd by...

Print shows a view of the north portico of the White House from the northeast, Washington, D.C. Title devised by Library staff.

August Willich Brig. Genl. U.S.A

August Willich Brig. Genl. U.S.A

Print shows August Willich, full-length portrait, facing front, wearing military uniform, sitting on a horse, holding hat at arms length in right hand; soldiers are marching across field in the background. Titl... more

[The Waltham Bank one hundred dollar private bank note proof]

[The Waltham Bank one hundred dollar private bank note proof]

Print shows vignettes of sailors on wharf with steamship; girl and boy with grazing cows and sheep; and factory. Title devised by Library staff. On verso: Deposited April 8, 1862. The Waltham bank, proprs. See ... more

[The Waltham Bank fifty dollar private bank note proof]

[The Waltham Bank fifty dollar private bank note proof]

Print shows vignettes of women symbolizing knowledge and medicine in front of a factory; a Native American man; and a man filing metal.

[The Waltham Bank five hundred dollar private bank note proof]

[The Waltham Bank five hundred dollar private bank note proof]

Print shows vignette of Civil War soldiers with cannon, American flag, and fort in the background. Title devised by Library staff. On verso: Deposited April 8, 1862. The Waltham bank, proprs. See vol. 37, p. 172.

[The Waltham Bank twenty dollar private bank note proof]

[The Waltham Bank twenty dollar private bank note proof]

Print shows vignettes of goddesses with grain and a scythe, possibly Ceres; a woman fetching water and horses drinking at a trough; and a woman working a spinning wheel as a factory operates in the distance. Ti... more

Allegory of Emancipation, shows African American family admiring bust portrait of President Abraham Lincoln as an angel gestures toward a temple of Liberty

Allegory of Emancipation, shows African American family admiring bust ...

Title devised by Library staff. Printed on lower right corner: 44. Container 1

Great Central Fair for the Sanitary Commission

Great Central Fair for the Sanitary Commission

Print shows letterhead for the Great Central Fair in Philadelphia showing scenes in which members of the Sanitary Commission help soldiers on battlefields; includes letter notifying the recipient of being appoi... more

Great Central Fair for the Sanitary Commis[sion]

Great Central Fair for the Sanitary Commis[sion]

Print shows letterhead for the Great Central Fair in Philadelphia showing scenes in which members of the Sanitary Commission help soldiers on battlefields; includes letter notifying the recipient of being appoi... more

Abraham Lincoln President of the United States signing the Emancipation Proclamation painted by W.E. Winner ; engraved by J. Serz

Abraham Lincoln President of the United States signing the Emancipatio...

Print shows Abraham Lincoln, full length portrait, seated, facing slightly right, holding quill pen in right hand and papers of the Emancipation Proclamation in his left hand resting on the edge of a table, on ... more

The light house and bomb proofs of Fort Sumpter (i.e. Sumter), S.C.

The light house and bomb proofs of Fort Sumpter (i.e. Sumter), S.C.

Stereograph showing the entrance to a casemate beneath a beacon tower on the parapet of Fort Sumter. Part of series: The War for the Union. Photographic History. Title from item. Copyright 1865 by E. & H.T. Ant... more

Home of Abraham Lincoln

Home of Abraham Lincoln

Print shows a street-level view of Abraham Lincoln's home in Springfield, Illinois, with pedestrians, a horse-drawn carriage, and horseback riders in the foreground. Title from item. May be signed on lower righ... more

Diploma awarded to blank by the Doylestown Agricultural and Mechanics Institute ... James Queen ; P.S. Duval, Son & Co

Diploma awarded to blank by the Doylestown Agricultural and Mechanics ...

Print shows a large diploma to be awarded by the Doylestown Agricultural and Mechanics Institute with vignettes of scenes from farm and country life, as well as examples of agricultural produce across the top a... more

Castles in Spain Chateaux en Espagne painted by A. Anker ; Imp. Fois Delarue Paris ; lith. by Lassalle

Castles in Spain Chateaux en Espagne painted by A. Anker ; Imp. Fois D...

Print shows a young child seated at a table stacking dominoes. Title from item. Signed on stone on lower right: Anker. Publication date based on copyright statement on item. Printed on lower left: Proof. Inscri... more

Venus. Alexr. Cameron & Co. Richmond, Va

Venus. Alexr. Cameron & Co. Richmond, Va

Print shows a partly nude woman with long, flowing hair, wrapped in a diaphanous garment, standing on clouds with a firery glow in the background; in an oval set on a background with scroll work at the corners.... more

The lion king

The lion king

Print shows a male circus performer standing among a lion, a tiger, two wolves, and a leopard; he is holding a large piece of beef overhead with his left hand. C3389 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Publ... more

Andre Vesale

Andre Vesale

Print shows Andreas Vesalius, three-quarter length, standing, facing slightly left; he appears to be looking at a crucifix hanging on the wall on the left as he reaches for a scalpel or other surgical instrumen... more

In the mountains, near Trinidad de Cuba

In the mountains, near Trinidad de Cuba

Proof sheet of six prints showing landscape and marine views of Cuba. Title from item. Attribution based on online source. Publication date based on copyright statement on item. Each print has separate copyrigh... more

["The day we celebrate" 1876] / painted by F.A. Chapman ; engraved by John C. McRae, N.Y.

["The day we celebrate" 1876] / painted by F.A. Chapman ; engraved by ...

Print shows a large gathering of people picnicking, playing games, and enjoying the Independence Day celebration outdoors among large trees and open lawn, with a distant view of a railroad train passing and of ... more

Philadelphia in the olden time / D.C.

Philadelphia in the olden time / D.C.

Print shows a bird's-eye view of Philadelphia from across the Delaware River, with pedestrians, carriages, horse-teams, and horseback riders in the foreground, as well as a horse-powered paddleboat taxi or ferr... more

A thirsty crowd Newspapers for the Army. The race for camp E. Forbes

A thirsty crowd Newspapers for the Army. The race for camp E. Forbes

Print shows two scenes, at top, a large group of soldiers, many of them zouaves, crowding at the entrance to a stone springhouse waiting to get a drink of water, a covered wagon exits on the left; at bottom, th... more

A night march Plate 16.

A night march Plate 16.

Print shows Union soldiers marching through a pine forest at night by the light of a burning tree. Title from item. Signed on plate on lower left corner. Publication date based on copyright statement on item. P... more

Through the wilderness E. Forbes

Through the wilderness E. Forbes

Print shows an artillery six-horse team with mounted soldiers dragging a caisson and cannon through mud on a dirt road along the edge of a forest; while the horses hooves are clean, the wagon wheels are heavily... more

The newspaper correspondent. News of the battle E. Forbes

The newspaper correspondent. News of the battle E. Forbes

Print shows a newspaper reporter on horseback racing down a dirt road through a wooded area, with news of a battle. Title from item. Signed on plate on lower right corner. Printed at bottom center: Plate 11. Pu... more

Fresh and cold--Lager beer direct from the North Pole lith. by A. Hoen & Co. Baltimore, MD

Fresh and cold--Lager beer direct from the North Pole lith. by A. Hoen...

Print shows a scene at the North Pole where polar bears are enjoying mugs of lager beer, with a trompe-lœil effect above and behind showing overheated people, with fans and sunshades, and one man reaching into ... more

The sculpture gallery / L. Alma Tadema A.R.A. pinxt. ; Augte. Blanchard sculpt.

The sculpture gallery / L. Alma Tadema A.R.A. pinxt. ; Augte. Blanchar...

Print showing men, women, and children admiring a sculpture set on wheels on a pedestal and rotated by a workman. H13281 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year ... more

Uncle Tobey and the widow after F. Dielman

Uncle Tobey and the widow after F. Dielman

Print shows two individual portraits, each 18.3 x 14.5 cm, one of a dog wearing a lace collar and a cat wearing a ruff. I8510 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Label on verso with title and publication st... more

[Standing nude with towel]

[Standing nude with towel]

Title from Beall. Signed in pencil on lower right, below plate. Inscribed in pencil on lower left: épr de'essai. Inscribed in pencil on bottom center: Vernis mon. Breeskin, 9 American prints in the Library of C... more

[Portraits of five men] / M. Colin.

[Portraits of five men] / M. Colin.

Print shows bust portraits of Henry C. De Mille, top left, Archibald Clavering Gunter, top right, Bronson Howard, center, David Belasco, bottom left, and Henry Guy Carleton, bottom right. Title devised by Libra... more

Winter outing with people riding in horse-drawn sleighs across a snow covered landscape toward a church in the distance

Winter outing with people riding in horse-drawn sleighs across a snow ...

Print shows a Victorian trade card from a series of winter scenes with space for text advertising a particular product or service. For an example of how these cards were used for advertising, see: LOT 14100, no... more

Pray without ceasing

Pray without ceasing

Print shows a display of various flowers, such as roses, lilies, and fuchsia, with motto "Pray without ceasing" in an oval medallion on the right. 15210L U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Stamped on lower... more

[N.Y. City from Jersey City]

[N.Y. City from Jersey City]

Print showing view from New Jersey, across the Hudson River, of New York City. Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil: N.Y. City from Jersey City - earliest proof. Painted and etched by Geo. L. Bro... more

American collection / Geo. H. Walker & Co. lith., Boston.

American collection / Geo. H. Walker & Co. lith., Boston.

Proof with registration marks for sheet music cover for the "American Collection" showing the Statue of Liberty, Indepencence Hall in Philadelphia, the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., a bust portrait of Georg... more

MCC / I.M. Gaugengigl.

MCC / I.M. Gaugengigl.

Print shows a man, full-length portrait, wearing 13th century clothing with bow and arrows and carrying a long staff. U30256 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Signed on plate in lower right corner. Printe... more

[Shakespeare courtship scene(?)] / E.A. Abbey 1889.

[Shakespeare courtship scene(?)] / E.A. Abbey 1889.

Print shows a reproduction of an Edwin A. Abbey illustration showing a man, with a lyre, and a woman in an embrace, standing beneath a statue of a nude woman holding a bow, after Eros, on an Italianate patio. T... more

Spiral horse attacked by snake

Spiral horse attacked by snake

Print shows a horse with spiral design body and a large snake coiled around its neck and forequarter. Title devised by Library staff. Copyright stamp, date, and number appear on verso, obscured by linen backing... more

U.S. Reports: In re Hawkins, Petitioner, 147 U.S. 486 (1893)

U.S. Reports: In re Hawkins, Petitioner, 147 U.S. 486 (1893)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 147; October Term, 1892; In re Hawkins, Petitioner

[Whistler ephemera, "Songs on Stone" announcement]

[Whistler ephemera, "Songs on Stone" announcement]

Text only proof for an announcement of the publication of Whistler's first four lithographs in the series, "Songs on Stone," to be issued by William Heinemann, with Whistler's corrections to the layout and his ... more

[Brasserie au lion rouge] / Jo. Pennell.

[Brasserie au lion rouge] / Jo. Pennell.

Print shows people seated at tables outside The Red Lion. Title from Wuerth. Signed in pencil. Library has two impressions. American prints in the Library of Congress : a catalog of the collection / compiled by... more

Café barcadère restaurante, St. Germaine / Jo. Pennell.

Café barcadère restaurante, St. Germaine / Jo. Pennell.

Print shows horse-drawn carriages in front of the Café Barcadère in Paris, France. Title from item. Signed in pencil. American prints in the Library of Congress : a catalog of the collection / compiled by Karen... more

[Palais royal] / Jo. Pennell del. sc. i[...] 1893.

[Palais royal] / Jo. Pennell del. sc. i[...] 1893.

Print shows people seated in plaza at the Palais-Royal, Paris, France. Title from Wuerth. Signed and dated in pencil. American prints in the Library of Congress : a catalog of the collection / compiled by Karen... more

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