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    [Negotiations] 1 print : color ; 23 x 31 cm. | Print shows a man wearing padded armor with a quiver full of arrows kneeling before a man sitting on a raised platform with members of his court sitting at the periphery of the mostly enclosed area; soldiers with bows and swords wait outside the enclosure.
    • Date: 1868
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    Cabinet of American illustration collection (Library of Congress) Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 3,966 items : chiefly drawings. | Drawings and other graphic representations by American illustrators for magazines, novels, children's books, and advertisements. Includes literary and editorial cartoons and illustrations, and poster sketches. Images reflect political, social, and economic conditions, domestic and family life, popular culture, and contemporary and historical events. Includes illustrations relating to World War I and the Spanish-American War. The subject headings on...
    • Contributor: Rogers, W. A. (William Allen) - Frost, A. (Arthur Burdett) - Elliott, Elizabeth Shippen Green - Fogarty, Thomas - Herford, Oliver - Steele, Frederic Dorr - Beard, Daniel Carter - Wright, George Hand - Yohn, F. C. (Frederick Coffay) - Smedley, W. T. (William Thomas)
    • Date: 1830
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    Presidential File filing series (Library of Congress) 15,000 photographs and prints. | Portraits and other pictures relating to the lives, careers, and families of U.S. presidents, including their homes and birthplaces, friends and associates in group portraits, political campaigns, inaugurations, and statues and cartoons. Most of the portraits depict presidents prior to Harry Truman, with extensive documentation for George Washington and Abraham Lincoln.
    • Date: 1790
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    The American stamp polka by Maria Seguin 1 print : color. | Music cover illustrated with copies of cancelled postage stamps.
    • Date: 1864
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    Independents, John J. Levy 1 print : color. | "America" with Liberty cap and flag.
    • Date: 1856
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    Portraits of President George Washington 50 photographic prints : gelatin silver and albumen ; images 50 x 41 cm. or smaller, mounted on boards 61 x 55 cm. or smaller. | 33 prints : some color ; images 34.5 x 28 cm. or smaller, many mounted on boards 45.5 x 34.5 cm. or smaller. | Reproductions of paintings and prints depicting Washington at various stages of his career and...
    • Date: 1876
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    Trente jours de plaisirs. 1000 fr. de plaisirs pour 15 fr. Pour 50 centimes par jour, on pourra, pendant un mois, aller chaque jour a des théatres, bals, concerts, cirques, arènes, etc. 1 print (advertisement) : color. | Advertisement for a monthly subscription to theatrical productions, balls, concerts, the circus, and other entertainments, probably at venues in and around Paris. Text appears within an outline of a balloon ascending with seven passengers. Costumed figures on winged creatures fly alongside the balloon, rest on top of the balloon, or climb balloon ropes.
    • Date: 1840
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    Kreuzer "Kaiserin Augusta" Norwegischer Fjord 1 print (postcard) : color. | Postcard showing the cruiser SMS Kaiserin Augusta, in a Norwegian fjord.
    • Date: 1892
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    Illustrations and political cartoons by various artists 144 prints : wood engraving, lithograph, offset, some color ; sheets 41 x 58.7 cm or smaller, vertical and horizontal orientation. | Prints show events, such as parades, labor strikes and riots, portraits, presidential inaugurations, political cartoons, and social life and customs.
    • Date: 1851
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    Selected Puck and Judge cover and centerfold cartoons and illustrations 964 prints : lithograph, offset, mostly color ; sheets 41.6 x 57.5 cm or smaller, vertical and horizontal orientation. | Prints show political events, politicians, and scandals, social life and customs, portraits, campaign posters, and the impact of big business on the well-being of the nation.
    • Date: 1876
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    Sheet music, fables, miscellaneous 19th century periodicals, illustrations from the Masses, and a delegate's kit for the 1948 New Party founding convention Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 67 prints : chiefly lithographs, wood engravings, letterpress, offset, and halftone, some color ; sheets 42 x 30 cm or smaller, vertical and horizontal orientation. | Prints show periodicals, political documentation for founding convention for the New Party, cover illustrations for the Masses, fables with illustration and text that have been removed from books, fragments from Graham's Lady's and Gentleman's magazine, and sheet music...
    • Contributor: Coleman, Glenn O. - Heyer, Hermann - Davis, Stuart - Bewick, Thomas - Grant, Gordon - Chamberlain, Kenneth Russell - Higgins, Eugene - Doré, Gustave - Nankivell, Frank A. (Frank Arthur) - Barns, Cornelia
    • Date: 1839
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    Paper hanging 41 1 print : color. | Wallpaper design acccompanied by printed label describing the pattern: "Number Forty One. Ground. Star closely set, printed in grey and white, on a lighter grey ground enclosed on each side with a garland of jessamine leaves ascending of the same colours, with a bar on one side ascending of gold colors ornamented with white stars. Messrs. Virchaux & Co....
    • Contributor: Virchaux & Co.
    • Date: 1814
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    [Paper hanging 68] 1 print : color. | Wallpaper design accompanied by printed label describing the pattern: "Number Sixty Eight. Design of double columns, ornamented with grapes and vine leaves. Another part ornamented with losanges, placed horizontally forming the intervals. Messrs. Virchaux & Co. by right, obtained from Joseph Ramee, intend to execute this design of his invention, on every different ground, with correspondent colours, at their...
    • Contributor: Virchaux & Co. - Ramée, Joseph Jacques
    • Date: 1816
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    Paper hanging 43 1 print : color. | Wallpaper design accompanied by printed label describing the pattern: "Number Forty Three. Ground imitating a drapery, shaded and lighted by stripes and ornaments in sections of a circle, printed in grey and white on a lighter grey ground. The center is ornamented with ascending bunches of roses and cape jessamine alternately, on one side a bar ascending composed of...
    • Contributor: Virchaux & Co.
    • Date: 1814
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    Paper hanging 46 1 print : color. | Wallpaper design accompanied by printed label describing the pattern: "Number Forty Six. Ground imitating drapery, ornamented with festoons, garlands of roses in Arabesque upon one side two ribands entwined forming a column. Messrs. Virchaux & Co. intend to execute this design of their own invention on every different ground with correspondent colours, at their manufactory of Paper Hangings."
    • Contributor: Virchaux & Co.
    • Date: 1815
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    Paper hanging 55 1 print : color. | Wallpaper design accompanied by printed label describing the pattern: "Number Fifty Five. Border for number fifty four. Festoon terminating in points, ornamented with fringe, crescents, and stars. The lower border printed on the same piece with ornaments of stars and palms Messrs. Virchaux & Co. intend to execute the above design of their own invention on every different ground...
    • Contributor: Virchaux & Co.
    • Date: 1815
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    Paper hanging 66 1 print : color. | Wallpaper design with gilded pillar for Ramée's gilded ironwork. Accompanied by printed label describing the pattern: "Number Sixty Six. Ground imitating a garden gate, of open ornamental iron work, gilt, on one side a pialster forming the intervals. Messrs. Virchaux & Co. by right, obtained from Josesh [i.e. Joseph] Ramee, intend to execute this design, of his invention, on...
    • Contributor: Virchaux & Co. - Ramée, Joseph Jacques
    • Date: 1816
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    [Paper hanging 66] 1 print : color. | Wallpaper design. Printed label for companion sheet, LOT 14054, no. 14-a, describes the pattern: "Number Sixty Six. Ground imitating a garden gate, of open ornamental iron work, gilt, on one side a pialster forming the intervals. Messrs. Virchaux & Co. by right, obtained from Josesh [i.e. Joseph] Ramee, intend to execute this design, of his invention, on every different...
    • Contributor: Virchaux & Co.
    • Date: 1815
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    [Paper hanging no. 70] 1 print : color. | Wallpaper design accompanied by printed label describing the pattern: "Number Seventy. Ground composed of grape leaves, in bouquets, imitating embroidery. Upon one side a spiral garland composed of roses, jessamin and annemone entwined round a bamboo. Messrs. Virchaux & Co. by right, obtained from Joseph Ramee, intend to execute this design, of his invention, on every different ground, with...
    • Contributor: Virchaux & Co. - Ramée, Joseph Jacques
    • Date: 1816
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    Paper hanging 67 2 prints : color. | Wallpaper design with star and palmette border and gilded wreath for Ramée's gilded ironwork. Accompanied by printed label describing the pattern: "Number Sixty Seven. Border for number Sixty Six, forming spears to surmount the columns of the paper, with a wreath crowning the pillaster. Messrs. Virchaux & Co. by right, obtained from Joseph Ramee, intend to execute this design,...
    • Contributor: Virchaux & Co. - Ramée, Joseph Jacques
    • Date: 1816
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    Paper hanging 42 1 print : color. | Wallpaper design with eagle and garland frieze. Accompanied by printed label describing the pattern: "Number Forty Two. Top border for number forty one. Composed of a horizontal garland of green leaves, with a red althea flower in the centre and buds, on the top an arch ornamented with pearls, palms, and rossettes, and an eagle with extended wings in...
    • Contributor: Virchaux & Co.
    • Date: 1814
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    Paper hanging no. 1 1 print : color. | Wallpaper design composed of arch and trees. Printed label matted with LOT 14050, no. 18-b describes the pattern as "Number One. Ground, tea-leaf. First print, black. Vines covered with leaves of various kinds and colours, which will be changed conformably to the several seasons of the year in which it may be used. With a border of similar ground...
    • Date: 1816