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Tag Archives: 1890’s
Józef Pankiewicz: Nocturne: Swans in the Saxon Garden in Warsaw by Night (1894)
Detail from Léon Frédéric’ seven-panel work All Things Die, But All Will Be Resurrected through God’s Love (1893-1918). Here is the whole thing:
A. S. Seer, printer: Strange Adventures in The Fall and Rise of Humpty Dumpty (c. 1899) (source)
When Oscar Wilde’s poem The Ballad of Reading Gaol was published in February, 1898, the author’s name appeared only as “C.3.3.,” which had been the number of Wilde’s tiny room in the prison: block C, landing 3, cell 3. It … Continue reading
Peder Mørk Mønsted: Forest Stream (1896)
Max Jensen: Seagulls over the Waves; I made up the date.
William Trost Richards: The Sheepfold, Easton’s Point, Newport (1890)