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The sacrifice of Abraham

The sacrifice of Abraham

Print shows Abraham raising a sword against his son, Isaac. Anonymous artist fter Francesco Mazzuoli who was called Il Parmigianino. Title from Graphic sampler / compiled by Renata V. Shaw, Prints and Photograp... more

The sacrifice

The sacrifice

Print shows the Roman knight Mutius Scaevola putting his hand into a flame while a group of Etruscans stands by. Anonymous artist after Francesco Mazzuoli who was called Il Parmigianino. Title from Graphic samp... more

A Human sacrifice in a Morai in Otaheite [i.e. Tahiti] / Webber, J. del. ; W. & J.(?) Walker, sculp.
Das allegrösste Bilder ABC. O lith. Anst. Winckelmann & Söhne in Berlin

Das allegrösste Bilder ABC. O lith. Anst. Winckelmann & Söhne in Berli...

Print shows the letter "O" formed by two women bending backward, touching fingers to fingers, toes to toes, with examples "Orgelspieler" showing a man playing an organ; "Obsthändlerinn" showing a woman selling ... more

Bungtown illuminator. Order of sacrifices for the execution of the Fourt of July. [184-?].

Bungtown illuminator. Order of sacrifices for the execution of the Fou...

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 232, Folder 34.

Altar of burnt offering. Exod. xxvii / lith'y. of A. Kollner Phila ; H. Camp's lith'c. press.

Altar of burnt offering. Exod. xxvii / lith'y. of A. Kollner Phila ; H...

Print shows a priest standing before a large altar with a grill on top, on which a ram's head is being consumed by flames. Title from item. (DLC/PP-2001:068) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Li... more

[Man wearing a sokutai, a long ceremonial robe, offering branches to a fire]

[Man wearing a sokutai, a long ceremonial robe, offering branches to a...

Title devised by Library staff. Japanese text inscribed on the left, outside the image box. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Nov. '78. From the "Religion" series. Gift; Mrs. David M... more

The true meaning of Republican harmony / Gillam.

The true meaning of Republican harmony / Gillam.

Illustration shows several Republicans in a temple, with a sacrificial lamb labeled "Civil Service Reform" at the base of a statue labeled "Patronage" with a trident labeled "Spoils"; among them are Chester A. ... more

"The tribute to the Minotaur" - the interests of all other states sacrificed to the protection monster of Pennsylvania / Gillam with apologies to A. Gendron.

"The tribute to the Minotaur" - the interests of all other states sacr...

Illustration shows Samuel J. Randall seated at one end of a gondola and William D. Kelley standing at the other end calling out "to the Protection Minotaur of Pennsylvania", between them are several maiden wome... more

Senator Hill says he would rather see the Democratic Party in ..

Senator Hill says he would rather see the Democratic Party in ..

No accession number. Published in: Washington post. This catalog record contains preliminary or unverified data from a project done in BRS software, ca. 1985. mm / 860224.

The sacrifice to a crumbling idol / Keppler.

The sacrifice to a crumbling idol / Keppler.

Print shows a man labeled "Spanish War Party" wearing military uniform and holding a large knife is about to sacrifice the "Youth of Spain" to a huge monument labeled "False Pride" with a large sword labeled "C... more

The god of their idolatry -- sacrifice offerings to the gasolene [sic] chuggernaut / Albert Levering.

The god of their idolatry -- sacrifice offerings to the gasolene [sic]...

Illustration shows an enormous automobile and driver in the middle of a rural landscape among a crowd of people who have brought many things of value to them that they are offering to this new god of mobility. ... more

Human sacrifice before Tohil

Human sacrifice before Tohil

Title from Kislak Collection guide. Watercolor painted by Diego Rivera in San Francisco, Calif. during the summer of 1931, originally commissioned to illustrate a never-published English translation of the Popo... more

[Lamas praying as they walk down the mountain to perform religious sacrifice, Sikkim]

[Lamas praying as they walk down the mountain to perform religious sac...

Title devised by Library staff. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 13, 2010. Webcast available at: http://... more

[Monks parade down the mountain to perform religious sacrifice, Sikkim]

[Monks parade down the mountain to perform religious sacrifice, Sikkim...

Title devised by Library staff. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 13, 2010. Webcast available at: http://... more

[Black Hat Lama throwing religious sacrifice into fire to destroy evil for the New Year, Sikkim]

[Black Hat Lama throwing religious sacrifice into fire to destroy evil...

Title devised by Library staff. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 13, 2010. Webcast available at: http://... more

[Black Hat Lama in a procession down the mountain to sacrifice objects, Sikkim]

[Black Hat Lama in a procession down the mountain to sacrifice objects...

Title devised by Library staff. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 13, 2010. Webcast available at: http://... more

[Burning of religious sacrifice, Sikkim]

[Burning of religious sacrifice, Sikkim]

Title devised by Library staff. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 13, 2010. Webcast available at: http://... more

[Black Hat Lama preparing for religious sacrifice at the New Year's ceremony, Sikkim]

[Black Hat Lama preparing for religious sacrifice at the New Year's ce...

Title devised by Library staff. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 13, 2010. Webcast available at: http://... more

Niagara Falls nature's throne

Niagara Falls nature's throne

Front cover with reproductions of two paintings in the Cataract House, Niagara Falls, by James Francis Brown; one entitled "The Red man's fact," shows a nude Native princess going over the falls in a canoe as a... more

Niagara Falls nature's throne

Niagara Falls nature's throne

Front cover with reproductions of two paintings in the Cataract House, Niagara Falls, by James Francis Brown; one entitled "The Red man's fact," shows a nude Native princess going over the falls in a canoe as a... more

Cabiria

Cabiria

Motion picture poster for the film "Cabiria" shows a scene where Cabiria is about to be sacrificed to the god Moloch. Title from item. Caption: A new edition of D'annunziio's masterpiece. No. 105. A Latin film.

Cabiria

Cabiria

Motion picture poster for the film "Cabiria" shows a scene where Cabiria is about to be sacrificed to the god Moloch. Title from item. Caption: A new edition of D'annunziio's masterpiece. No. 105. A Latin film.

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