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CHARLES DICKENS (1812-1870). English novelist
APOLLO 11: BUZZ ALDRIN. Astronaut Edwin 'Buzz' Aldrin standing on moon. Neil Armstrong
HOGARTH: GIN LANE. 'Beer Street and Gin Lane
MAP: BRITISH EMPIRE, 1886. Map, 1886, of the British Empire by Walter Crane
JIMI HENDRIX (1942-1970). American musician. Photographed during a concert at Berkeley
French advertising poster, 1924, by A.M. Cassandre for Pivolo aperitif.
OLYMPIC GAMES, 1968. American runners Tommie Smith (center) and John Carlos (right)
LAUREL AND HARDY.
MANET: FOLIES-BERGERES. The Bar at Folies-Bergeres. Oil on canvas by Edouard Manet
RIVERA: DAY OF THE DEAD. 'Feast of the Day of the Dead
BRUEGEL: HUNTERS, 1565. Pieter Bruegel the Elder: Hunters in the Snow. Panel, 1565.
SALVADOR DALI (1904-1989). Spanish painter. Photographed with objects, including cats
LAUREL AND HARDY. Stan Laurel (left) and Oliver Hardy.
KUPKA: PLANES/NUDE. Planes by Colors, Large Nude. Oil on canvas, 1910, by Frantisek Kupka.
JAPAN: ASTRONOMY, 1936. Women watching stars. Color drawing, 1936, by Ota Chou.
CAPITALIST PYRAMID, 1911. American Socialist poster.
MILTON: PARADISE LOST. Satan and his rebellious angels are cast out of Heaven (Book I, lines 44-45)
HOGARTH: BEER STREET. 'Beer Street and Gin Lane.' Steel engraving, c1860
EMMELINE PANKHURST (1858-1928). English woman-suffrage advocate
CEZANNE: ANNECY LAKE, 1896. Paul Cezanne: Le Lac d'Annecy. Canvas, 1896.
DUCHAMP: NUDE DESC., 1912. Marcel Duchamp: Nu descendant un escalier, no. 2. Oil on canvas
CURRIER & IVES: CAT. 'The Favorite Cat.' Lithograph, undated by Nathaniel Currier.
SUGAR RAY ROBINSON (1921-1989). Robinson (right) during the seventh round of a fight
FILM: BREATHLESS, 1960. Jean-Paul Belmondo and Jean Seberg in 'Breathless'
GEORGE ORWELL (1903-1950). Pseudonym of Eric Blair. English novelist and essayist
NEW YORK: FLATIRON, 1905. Flatiron Building, New York City: photograph, 1905, by
CHIRICO: ENIGMA, 1914. Giorgio de Chirico: Enigma of a Day. Oil on canvas, 1914.
UTRILLO: MONT-CENIS. Rue du Mont-Cenis. Cardboard by Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955).
LAUREL AND HARDY, 1928. Stan Laurel, left, and Oliver Hardy with a police officer
'The Gout.' Etching, 1799, by James Gillray.
MAP: SCOTLAND. Line engraving, 19th century.
THE BEATLES. From left to right: John Lennon, Ringo Starr, Paul McCartney, and George
POSTER: TRAIN, 1929. French poster advertising 'L'Oiseau Bleu,' Pullman
HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES. 'I saw a figure of a man upon the tor
The Hippocratic oath, Hippocrates' code of ethical conduct for practitioners of medicine
NORSE GOD ODIN (WODEN). God of wisdom, poetry, war and agriculture. Line engraving.
HASSAM: AVENUE IN THE RAIN. 'The Avenue in the Rain.' Oil on canvas by Childe Hassam
CANALETTO: THAMES, 18th C. Giovanni Antonio Canaletto (1697-1768). Italian painter
ARROW SHIRT COLLAR AD, 1914. American advertisement by J.C. Leyendecker for Arrow shirt collars
SEURAT: GRANDE JATTE, 1886. 'A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte
CLAUDE MONET: THE MAGPIE. Oil on canvas, c1869.
MOZART: REQUIEM EXCERPT. Autograph manuscript excerpt of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's
DEGAS: STAR, 1876-77. Edgar Degas: The Star or The Dancer on Stage. Pastel on paper
CHARLES 'LUCKY' LUCIANO (1897-1962)
KATSUSHIKA: GREAT WAVE. Men in boats among large waves, off shore of Kanagawa, with
WILDE: SALOME. 'The Climax.' Pen and ink drawing by Aubrey Beardsley for
LAUREL AND HARDY, 1939. Publicity still from the motion picture 'Flying Deuces'
'Peche du Cachalot.' Aquatint by Ambroise Louis Garneray and Frederic Martens
MUHAMMED ALI (b. 1942).
'Labour clears the way.' Labour Party poster of 1910 challenging the House
SAINT THERESE DE LISIEUX (1873-1897). French Carmelite nun and author, known as Saint
POSTAGE STAMP, 1840. The 'Penny Black' of Great Britain, engraved by Frederick Heath
CRIMEAN WAR. The Charge of the British Light Cavalry Brigade at Balaclava, Crimea, Oct
HOGARTH: FOUR TIMES OF DAY. 'Night.' Steel engraving after the original, 1738
MAP OF FRANCE, c1900. With inset detail of Paris and surrounding area.
MAP: PHILIPPINES, 1905. Map of the Philippine Islands printed in the United States in 1905
SAINTS SERGIUS AND BACCHUS. Byzantine icon of Saint Sergius and Saint Bacchus
VAN GOGH: ALMOND BLOSSOM. Branch of an Almond Tree in Blossom. Oil on canvas, 1890
PISSARRO: STATION, 1871. Camille Pissarro: Lordship Lane Station, South London ('Penge
NAPOLEON CARTOON, 1805. 'The Plumb-pudding in danger; - or State Epicures taking
RUSSIAN ICONS: THE TRINITY. By Andrei Rublev. Wood, 1411.
VAN GOGH: STARRY NIGHT. The Starry Night. Oil on canvas by Vincent Van Gogh, 1889.
WILLIAM BLAKE: ADAM & EVE. Angel of the Divine Presence clothing Adam and Eve with coats of skin
STALIN, LENIN & KALININ, 1919. Communist leaders Joseph Stalin, Vladimir Lenin
WOMEN'S RIGHTS. English poster, c1907, for Votes for Women newspaper.
BAUDELAIRE: ILLUSTRATION. Illustration for Charles Baudelaire's poem 'Les Fleurs du Mal
ANNA AKHMATOVA (1889-1967). Russian poet. Oil on canvas, 1914, by N.I. Altman.
AIRLINE POSTER, 1936. British poster for Imperial Airways. Lithograph by Mark Severin
MOUNT EVEREST EXPEDITION. The camp of the 1924 British expedition to Mount Everest
WWI: CARRIER PIGEONS. British motorcyclists taking carrier pigeons to front line
GUY JOHNSON (c1740-1788). American (Irish-born) military officer and diplomat
SHERLOCK HOLMES. Dr. John Watson observing Sherlock Holmes working hard over a
SHERLOCK HOLMES. Sherlock Holmes. Drawing by Sidney Paget for Arthur Conan Doyle's
SHERLOCK HOLMES Sherlock with Dr. John Watson in a corner of a first-class carriage
BANK OF ENGLAND, 1872. Entrance to the gold bullion vaults at the Bank of England
CHEYENNE CHIEF, c1910. The Cheyenne chief Two Moons. Photographed by Edward S. Curtis
'Landscape After the Rain', by Kao K'o-kung (1248-1310). Yuan dynasty.
The Beatles (from left: Ringo Starr, John Lennon, George Harrison, and Paul McCartney)
American boxer. Gene Tunney down for the famous 'long count' in the championship
'Grape-vine.' Watercolor, Jacques Le Moyne de Morgues, c1585.
CHARLES BAUDELAIRE (1821-1867). French poet. Photographed by Etienne Carjat, 1863.
DOYLE: SHERLOCK HOLMES. Sherlock Holmes and Professor Moriarty locked in mortal combat
DOYLE: SHERLOCK HOLMES. Sherlock Holmes (left) concludes an interview with the 'Napoleon
ANDERSEN: LITTLE MERMAID. 'The Little Mermaid
SAINT JOHN CLIMACUS (550-649). Abbot of Mount Sinai
DICKENS: A CHRISTMAS CAROL. Bob Cratchit and Tiny Tim
CHABAS: SEPTEMBER MORN. Oil on canvas by Paul Chabas, 20th century.
WALL STREET: BEARS & BULLS. 'Bulls and Bears in the Market
BEARDSLEY: SALOME. 'The Black Cape.' Pen-and-ink drawing by Aubrey Vincent
SEAN CONNERY (1930-). Scottish actor, Sean Connery, as James Bond.
GODZILLA. A scene from one of the 'Godzilla' movies.
BOSTON MAP, 1722. Engraved facsimile by George G. Smith, 1835, of a map of Boston
LONDON: UNDERGROUND, 1944. 'Please stand on the right of the escalator
TURNER: BURNING PARLIAMENT. 'The Burning of the Houses of Lords and Commons
HORATIO NELSON (1758-1805). British naval officer
SIR EDWARD ELGAR (1857-1934). English composer. Drawing by William Rothenstein, 1919
D'OYLY CARTE POSTER, c1894. Poster for Gilbert & Sullivan's 'Utopia, Limited
'Bob Cratchit's Christmas Dinner
Patent drawing for Thomas Crapper's sanitary innovation, the 'Water Waste Preventer
Three dancers dancing the 'Harlem conga,' a blend of the lindy hop, conga
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