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Minnehaha.

Harrison Fisher, frontispiece from The song of Hiawatha, by  Henry Wadsworth Longfellow,  Indianapolis, 1906.

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Minnehaha.

Harrison Fisher, frontispiece from The song of Hiawatha, by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Indianapolis, 1906.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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… Thick, curly hair, surmounted by a tinsel crown.

Georges Roux, from King of Camargue, by Jean Aicard,  Philadelphia, circa 1901. 

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… Thick, curly hair, surmounted by a tinsel crown.

Georges Roux, from King of Camargue, by Jean Aicard, Philadelphia, circa 1901.

(Source: archive.org)

Monday, September 8, 2014
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Viscount Bury K.C.M.G. from a photograph by the hon. A. Keppel.

 from Cycling, by William Coutts Keppel Earl of Albemarle and George Lacy Hillier, London, 1889.

A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.

(Source: archive.org)

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Viscount Bury K.C.M.G. from a photograph by the hon. A. Keppel.

from Cycling, by William Coutts Keppel Earl of Albemarle and George Lacy Hillier, London, 1889.

A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.

(Source: archive.org)

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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The lord of the demons.

T. R. Spence, from Beauty’s awakening, a masque of winter and of spring, by the  Art Workers Guild, London, 1899.

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The lord of the demons.

T. R. Spence, from Beauty’s awakening, a masque of winter and of spring, by the Art Workers Guild, London, 1899.

(Source: archive.org)

Monday, July 14, 2014
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Pandora.

Lawrence Alma Tadema, from The life and work of Sir Frederick Leighton, Sir John E. Millais, L. Alma Tadema, by Leonora Lang, Walter Armstrong, Helen Zimmern, London, 1886.

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Pandora.

Lawrence Alma Tadema, from The life and work of Sir Frederick Leighton, Sir John E. Millais, L. Alma Tadema, by Leonora Lang, Walter Armstrong, Helen Zimmern, London, 1886.

(Source: archive.org)

Tuesday, June 3, 2014
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The Queen of Mohéli (Comoros).

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

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The Queen of Mohéli (Comoros).

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

(Source: archive.org)

Monday, May 19, 2014
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The ambush.

Harrison Fisher, from Fair Americans, New York, 1911.

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The ambush.

Harrison Fisher, from Fair Americans, New York, 1911.

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Sunday, May 11, 2014
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The Christmas rose.

Harrison Fisher, from Fair Americans, New York, 1911.

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The Christmas rose.

Harrison Fisher, from Fair Americans, New York, 1911.

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Sunday, May 11, 2014