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CHARLES DICKENS (1812-1870). English novelist
HOGARTH: GIN LANE. 'Beer Street and Gin Lane
APOLLO 11: BUZZ ALDRIN. Astronaut Edwin 'Buzz' Aldrin standing on moon. Neil Armstrong
JIMI HENDRIX (1942-1970). American musician. Photographed during a concert at Berkeley
MAP: BRITISH EMPIRE, 1886. Map, 1886, of the British Empire by Walter Crane
LAUREL AND HARDY. Stan Laurel (left) and Oliver Hardy.
HOGARTH: BEER STREET. 'Beer Street and Gin Lane.' Steel engraving, c1860
DUCHAMP: NUDE DESC., 1912. Marcel Duchamp: Nu descendant un escalier, no. 2. Oil on canvas
JAPAN: ASTRONOMY, 1936. Women watching stars. Color drawing, 1936, by Ota Chou.
LAUREL AND HARDY.
French advertising poster, 1924, by A.M. Cassandre for Pivolo aperitif.
GEORGE ORWELL (1903-1950). Pseudonym of Eric Blair. English novelist and essayist
MANET: FOLIES-BERGERES. The Bar at Folies-Bergeres. Oil on canvas by Edouard Manet
BRUEGEL: HUNTERS, 1565. Pieter Bruegel the Elder: Hunters in the Snow. Panel, 1565.
SALVADOR DALI (1904-1989). Spanish painter. Photographed with objects, including cats
KUPKA: PLANES/NUDE. Planes by Colors, Large Nude. Oil on canvas, 1910, by Frantisek Kupka.
CAPITALIST PYRAMID, 1911. American Socialist poster.
EMMELINE PANKHURST (1858-1928). English woman-suffrage advocate
MOZART: REQUIEM EXCERPT. Autograph manuscript excerpt of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's
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'
'Landscape After the Rain', by Kao K'o-kung (1248-1310). Yuan dynasty.
'Labour clears the way.' Labour Party poster of 1910 challenging the House
Front page of the New York Times, 21 July 1969, announcing the landing on the moon
NEW YORK: FLATIRON, 1905. Flatiron Building, New York City: photograph, 1905, by
OLYMPIC GAMES, 1968. American runners Tommie Smith (center) and John Carlos (right)
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
CHIRICO: ENIGMA, 1914. Giorgio de Chirico: Enigma of a Day. Oil on canvas, 1914.
VAN GOGH: STARRY NIGHT. The Starry Night. Oil on canvas by Vincent Van Gogh, 1889.
UTRILLO: MONT-CENIS. Rue du Mont-Cenis. Cardboard by Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955).
LAUREL AND HARDY, 1939. Publicity still from the motion picture 'Flying Deuces'
LAUREL AND HARDY, 1928. Stan Laurel, left, and Oliver Hardy with a police officer
DOYLE: SHERLOCK HOLMES. Sherlock Holmes and Professor Moriarty locked in mortal combat
MAP: SCOTLAND. Line engraving, 19th century.
MILTON: PARADISE LOST. Satan and his rebellious angels are cast out of Heaven (Book I, lines 44-45)
THE BEATLES. From left to right: John Lennon, Ringo Starr, Paul McCartney, and George
POSTER: TRAIN, 1929. French poster advertising 'L'Oiseau Bleu,' Pullman
The Hippocratic oath, Hippocrates' code of ethical conduct for practitioners of medicine
'The Blind Men and the Elephant.' Japanese woodblock print from the 'Manga'
American civil rights advocate. Parks sits at the front of a public bus (formerly
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.
CHARLES 'LUCKY' LUCIANO (1897-1962)
CELESTIAL PLANISPHERE of the Northern Hemisphere, c. 1700, by Carel Allard, Amsterdam.
KATSUSHIKA: GREAT WAVE. Men in boats among large waves, off shore of Kanagawa, with
MALAYA: PLANTATION, 1931. 'The Market of the Garden Tropics - Malayan Pineapples
WILDE: SALOME. 'The Climax.' Pen and ink drawing by Aubrey Beardsley for
METROPOLIS POSTER, 1926. German poster for Fritz Lang's 1926 film, "Metropolis
GODZILLA. A scene from one of the 'Godzilla' movies.
ANNA AKHMATOVA (1889-1967). Russian poet. Oil on canvas, 1914, by N.I. Altman.
'Peche du Cachalot.' Aquatint by Ambroise Louis Garneray and Frederic Martens
FRANKLIN DELANO ROOSEVELT
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
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
RIVERA: DAY OF THE DEAD. 'Feast of the Day of the Dead
NAPOLEON CARTOON, 1805. 'The Plumb-pudding in danger; - or State Epicures taking
WILLIAM BLAKE: ADAM & EVE. Angel of the Divine Presence clothing Adam and Eve with coats of skin
STALIN, LENIN & TROTSKY. Communist leaders Joseph Stalin, Vladimir Lenin and Leon Trotsky
WOMEN'S RIGHTS. English poster, c1907, for Votes for Women newspaper.
BAUDELAIRE: ILLUSTRATION. Illustration for Charles Baudelaire's poem 'Les Fleurs du Mal
OCEAN LINER QUEEN MARY. The Cunard White Star liner 'Queen Mary' launched in 1934
JOHN WAYNE (1907-1979). American actor.
BOOK WEEK, 1960. 'Hurray for books!' Poster by Maurice Sendak, 1960
AIRLINE POSTER, 1936. British poster for Imperial Airways. Lithograph by Mark Severin
NAT KING COLE (1919-1965). American musician. Photograph by William P. Gottlieb, c1947
POSTER: INDIA, c1943. 'What about India?' Silkscreen poster, c1943
PUCCINI: TOSCA POSTER, 1900. Poster by Hohenstein for the first production of
RUPERT BROOKE (1887-1915). English poet. Photographed, 1913, by Sherill Shell
THE VISITATION. Illumination from a Gospel, early 11th century, Salzburg
Squadron Commander Edwin Harris Dunning landing his Sopwith Pup biplane on the HMS 'Furious
Southern Hemisphere, by Carel Allard, Amsterdam.
Poster, c1953, for Europe-Canada Line, featuring ms 'Seven Seas.'
An air raid warden setting a blackout time clock indicator at an Air Raid Precautions
Front jacket cover, 1949, for the first US edition of George Orwell's novel 'Nineteen
Illustration by Edmond Dulac for 'The Dreamer of Dreams,' by Queen Marie of Romania
(1899-1961). American writer. Photographed in 1944.
The Beatles (from left: Ringo Starr, John Lennon, George Harrison, and Paul McCartney)
LEO TOLSTOY (1828-1910). Russian novelist and philosopher. Photograph by Sergei Prokudin-Gorskii
DICKENS: A CHRISTMAS CAROL. Bob Cratchit and Tiny Tim
CEZANNE: ANNECY LAKE, 1896. Paul Cezanne: Le Lac d'Annecy. Canvas, 1896.
LOUIS ARMSTRONG (1900-1971). American jazz musician.
CHABAS: SEPTEMBER MORN. Oil on canvas by Paul Chabas, 20th century.
DEGAS: STAR, 1876-77. Edgar Degas: The Star or The Dancer on Stage. Pastel on paper
WALL STREET: BEARS & BULLS. 'Bulls and Bears in the Market
ELLA FITZGERALD (1917-1996). American singer. Performing on stage with Dizzy Gillespie
BEARDSLEY: SALOME. 'The Black Cape.' Pen-and-ink drawing by Aubrey Vincent
MARILYN MONROE (1926-1962). American cinema actress.
SEAN CONNERY (1930-). Scottish actor, Sean Connery, as James Bond.
BILLIE HOLIDAY (1915-1959). American jazz singer.
WINIFRED LENIHAN (1898-1964). American actress, writer, and director. Photograph
TURNER: BURNING PARLIAMENT. 'The Burning of the Houses of Lords and Commons
HORATIO NELSON (1758-1805). British naval officer
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