CHINA: PEKING, c1902. The aftermath of the Boxer Rebellion: a break in the outer wall
CHINA: PEKING, c1902.
The aftermath of the Boxer Rebellion: a break in the outer wall and destruction of the temporary railway for bringing supplies into the city, with five children in the water in the foreground and an Indian soldier standing guard on the railroad tracks in the background. Stereograph, c1902.
JAPANESE BATH, 1856. Public bath at Simoda, Japan: lithograph from Commodore Matthew
JAPANESE BATH, 1856.
Public bath at Simoda, Japan: lithograph from Commodore Matthew Perry's official report to Congress of his expedition to Japan published in 1856. This plate caused a Congressional furor and was later suppressed.
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ADAM & EVE, 12th CENTURY. Adam and Eve after the Fall
ADAM & EVE, 12th CENTURY.
Adam and Eve after the Fall. Manuscript illumination from a "Hortus Deliciarum," Alsace, late 12th century.
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