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May 3, 1869 Rev. and Dear Sir, After many delays I send you a short account of the dream which excited your interest last summer. In the fall of 1865, I think it was in the month of November, while … Continue reading
Army Air Forces photo of Martin Bombers Flying over New York City; the photo is undated, but the biplane silhouettes suggest a date in the 1920’s. (source)
John Frederick Peto: Discarded Treasures (c. 1904) At some point, someone added the forged signature “W M”—for the popular trompe l’oeil painter William Harnett (1848-1892)—to this painting by John Frederic Peto. In the 1940’s, however, it was observed that paintings … Continue reading
Robert Frank: Mary With Large Daisy In Her Hair (1953)
Harry M. Pettit: Illustration for Moses King’s guidebook Views of New York (1908)
Thomas Alexander Harrison: The Sea. I think this is a photogravure print of one of his paintings. I made up the date.