Tag Archives: 1870’s

1871: The Burning Ship

Albert Bierstadt: The Burning Ship (ca 1871)

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1873: Sunset

Armand Guillaumin: Sunset over Ivry (1873)

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1875: Sunlight and Shadow

Martin Johnson Heade: Sunlight and Shadow: The Newbury Marshes (c. 1871-1875)

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1871: Wasp in a Wig

In 1870, illustrator John Tenniel wrote to Lewis Carroll suggesting that he delete an episode from Through the Looking-Glass: Don’t think me brutal, but I am bound to say that the ‘wasp’ chapter doesn’t interest me in the least, & … Continue reading

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1872: Long Branch

William Trost Richards: Beach at Long Branch: Sunrise (1872)

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1878: Dream

I had the earliest dream I can remember, a dream which was to preoccupy me all my life. I was then between three and four years old. The vicarage stood quite alone near Laufen castle, and there was a big … Continue reading

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1871: Some Have Entertained Angels Unawares

Edward Clifford: Some Have Entertained Angels Unawares (1871) Be not forgetful to entertain strangers: for thereby some have entertained angels unawares. —Hebrews 13:2

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