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31
Mar

Mont Saint-Michel

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“Le Mont par temps d’equinoxe”

Photograph by Yvon

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Postcards from the Collection of the Blogger

31
Mar

George Edwards, Three Bats

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This is one of sixteen copper plates added, by way of appendix, to A Natural History of Birds (1751).

From the Collection of the Blogger

30
Mar

(After) A. Coppola, Paestum – Sunset

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Postcard from the Collection of the Blogger
27
Mar

Michelangelo, DAVID

David(Florence)

Photograph: Edizioni Brogi

From the Collection of the Blogger

27
Mar

Martha Argerich’s Hands

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Photograph by Marco Anelli (Rome)

From the Collection of the Blogger

24
Mar

Ornithology

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Garrulax perspicillatus

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Heterornis sericea

Published in Volume II of:

Narrative of the Expedition of an American Squadron to the China Seas and Japan, Performed in the Years 1852, 1853, and 1854, Under the Command of Commodore [Matthew Calbraith] Perry, United States Navy, by Order of the Government of the United States (1856)

Plates from the Collection of the Blogger

24
Mar

Tchaikovsky

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Postcard from the Collection of the Blogger

24
Mar

"Descent of the Matterhorn….The Tragical Result."

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Published in Demorest’s Monthly Magazine (ca. 1867)
24
Mar

Ben Stahl, Untitled and Undated

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From the Collection of the Blogger
18
Mar

Lulu und Fidor

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Postcard from the Collection of the Blogger