Tag Archives: 1850’s

1859: Mondscheinlandschaft

Carl Gustav Carus: Moonlit Landscape (1859)

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1921: She Whipped up the Snakes and Ascended High Over the City

An illustration for Nathanial Hawthorne’s Tanglewood Tales by Virginia Frances Sterrett (1921). Found on Public Domain Review.

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1894: Novel

Santiago Rusiñol: Novela romántica (1894) ¡Ay! ¡Desgraciadamente no, Elvira! replicó con vehemencia Rodrigo clavando sus rasgados ojos más negros que el azabache en el rostro seductor de su prometida, sobran para mi devoradora inquietud. Ya no comprende vuestro corazón al … Continue reading

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1853: Wrestling

Gustave Courbet: Wrestlers (1852-53)

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1850: Anatomical Model

F Ramme: Anatomical model of the human eye (1850-1894) (source)

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1857: Clouds

Gustave Le Gray: Marine, étude de nuages (1856-57)

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1857: Niagara

Frederic Edwin Church: Niagara (1857)

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