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Erin, by John Bell.

From Selection of vases, statues, busts, &c., from terra-cottas, by J. M. Blashfield, London, 1857.

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Erin, by John Bell.

From Selection of vases, statues, busts, &c., from terra-cottas, by J. M. Blashfield, London, 1857.

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Wednesday, May 21, 2014
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Gitana from Granada dancing the Zorongo.

Gustave Doré, from Le tour du monde (Around the world), by Edouard  Charton, Paris, 1860.

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Gitana from Granada dancing the Zorongo.

Gustave Doré, from Le tour du monde (Around the world), by Edouard Charton, Paris, 1860.

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Wednesday, May 21, 2014
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Marco the piper.

Edward Robert Hughes, from The Novellino of Masuccio vol. 1, by Masuccio Salernitano, London, 1895.

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Marco the piper.

Edward Robert Hughes, from The Novellino of Masuccio vol. 1, by Masuccio Salernitano, London, 1895.

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Tuesday, May 13, 2014
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One by one the villagers came out of their cottages and gathered around them to listen.

Walter Crane, from The necklace of Princess Fiorimonde and other stories , by Mary De Morgan, London, 1886.

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One by one the villagers came out of their cottages and gathered around them to listen.

Walter Crane, from The necklace of Princess Fiorimonde and other stories , by Mary De Morgan, London, 1886.

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Monday, March 24, 2014
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A voice he didn’t understand.

From Trilby, a novel, written and illustrated by George Du Maurier, New York, 1894.

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A voice he didn’t understand.

From Trilby, a novel, written and illustrated by George Du Maurier, New York, 1894.

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Friday, March 7, 2014
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The order of the samurai.

Edmund Joseph Sullivan, frontispiece from A modern Utopia, by Herbert George Wells, London, 1905.

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The order of the samurai.

Edmund Joseph Sullivan, frontispiece from A modern Utopia, by Herbert George Wells, London, 1905.

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Friday, February 28, 2014
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Le Ménétrier de Meudon (The Meudon Fiddler).

Charles Jacques, from Œuvres complètes de P. J. de Béranger (The complete works of Béranger) vol. 2, Paris, 1847.

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Le Ménétrier de Meudon (The Meudon Fiddler).

Charles Jacques, from Œuvres complètes de P. J. de Béranger (The complete works of Béranger) vol. 2, Paris, 1847.

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Sunday, January 5, 2014
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Concert of cats.

(Here attributed to Pieter Brueghel, but in fact from a painting usually attributed to) Jan Brueghel, from The Repository of arts, literature, commerce, manufactures, fashions and politics, London, 1817.

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Concert of cats.

(Here attributed to Pieter Brueghel, but in fact from a painting usually attributed to) Jan Brueghel, from The Repository of arts, literature, commerce, manufactures, fashions and politics, London, 1817.

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Monday, August 19, 2013