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A drawing depicting Sojourner Truth, the subject of one of the plates in Judy Chicago's installation "The Dinner Party.".
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Manuscript is dedicated to Eugene de Beauharnais, Viceroy of Italy, Prince of Venice and Archchancellor of the French Empire, and describes how modifications were to be made on the Palazzo Caprara and adjacent buildings to receive and provide lodging for Napoleon. The edifices, plazas, and churches mentioned in the ms. are identified in the accompanying drawing
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1 square perforated concrete block produced by Restoration Associates as a reproduction of those designed by Frank Lloyd Wright for the Samuel Freeman House in Hollywood, California
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An unpublished manuscript journal written by "Goron" and describing a journey in French Guiana, with 18 full page watercolors signed by "Jehem" and 45 watercolor illustrations within the text. The manuscript is dated to the 1880s by the preface, and includes a photograph portrait captioned "Portrait de l'Auteur"
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To Comte Bignon from Paris, about bronze medals in the Danish Royal Collection
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Primarily letters received from architects, artists, publishers and students concerning the work of Wagner and that of his correspondents. Also includes 5 letters from Wagner dated between 1902-1917
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The collection consists of 13 vintage photographs of Böttcherstrasse in the historic center of Bremen, Germany, as well as reviews and offprints about the street, collected by Peter G. Dorén as research for a publication about Böttcherstrasse. Twelve of the photographs are by E. Max Kaufmann; the thirteenth is by Rudolph Stickelman. Included are views of the street, details of facades and architectural ornamentation, and exterior and interior views and details of the Paula Modersohn-Becker-Haus
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In this letter to an unidentified correspondent, Frederic regrets not having more photographs of his work to send, but he suggests meeting after the Libre Esthethique conference
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The inventory was prepared as a testamentary instrument of Giovanni Compagnoni, mentioned in the second line of the document. It contains 474 lines in Latin, written in a clear notarial hand. The six parchment membranes are sewn together and the seams folded towards the back; on the right side, the sign of the "aiutante notarius" Agustinus Matthey Bene of Fabriano is drawn in ink over the middle of each seam, as stated in the closing sentence of the document. The sign is repeated again at the bottom of the last leaf, separating the names of the witnesses
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Plans, sections, elevations and details for St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church and Presbytery, Uttoxeter, Staffordshire. They include notes and pencil alterations, with one sheet having a verso sketch plan. The church was commissioned by the Earl of Shrewsbury and built 1838-1839