Through alfred stieglitz's dedicated photographic work of a half century, he tirelessly promoted photography as a fine art, gathering around him first pictorialist and then modernist photographers. The 19th century: the invention of photography eadweard muybridge , american, born england, 1830–1904, plate 365, head-spring, a flying pigeon interfering, from animal locomotion , 1887, collotype, corcoran collection (museum purchase, 1887. British periodicals collection iii is the long-awaited follow-up to british periodicals i-ii and extends the scope of the series by focusing on the first half of the twentieth century the titles are from the prestigious stable of illustrated periodicals known as the “great eight” in british publishing history. The 19th century was an era of rapidly accelerating scientific discovery and invention, with significant developments in the fields of mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, electricity, and metallurgy that laid the groundwork for the technological advances of the 20th century. Enchanted ideologies: a collection of rediscovered nineteenth-century moral fairy tales edited and with annotations and an introductory essay by marilyn pemberton edited and with annotations and an introductory essay by marilyn pemberton.
Romantic spirits features more than 30 nineteenth century masterworks from the renowned spartanburg, south carolina-based collection the paintings present an evocative glimpse into nineteenth-century southern life, and reveal the importance of oral tradition and “a sense of place” in the development of the romantic movement in the south. Read about 'multiplex personality' from the nineteenth century on the british library's discovering literature website read about 'multiplex personality' from the nineteenth century on the british library's discovering literature website romantics & victorians collection items. Texas clay: nineteenth-century stoneware pottery from the bayou bend collection is the catalog for an exhibit of the same name at the bayou bend collection and gardens of the museum of fine arts, houston, september 5–november 1, 2015 the focus is on pieces in the bayou bend collection, at least 159 of which were donated by houston collector.
History of the collection the original collection of the british museum included antiquities, coins and medals, natural history specimens and a large library collection it now comprises over 8 million objects spanning the history of the world's cultures: from the stone tools of early man to twentieth century prints. Nineteenth century collections online offers primary source collections of the long nineteenth century sourced through partnerships with libraries the university of sheffield subscribes to the following collections: if you experience any difficulties in using this eresource please call the library. The walters’ collection presents an overview of 19th-century european art from the first half of the century come major paintings by ingres, géricault and delacroix. The williams's collection of nineteenth-century prints began with the acquisition of wood engravings by winslow homer, but today primarily reflects the collectors' ongoing interest in etchers whose work has dropped from critical and public attention.
Selected and introduced by david stuart davies short stories from the nineteenth century is a wonderful collection of classic stories specially selected and introduced by david stuart davies. Short stories from the nineteenth century is a wonderful collection of classic stories specially selected and introduced by david stuart davies these are tales from the golden age of the great storytellers presenting evocative snapshots from that bygone era while at the same time providing engaging. The nineteenth century in print: the making of america in books and periodicals (university of michigan) (external link) north american indian photographs (external link) the northern great plains: photographs from the fred hultstrand and fa pazandak photograph collections (hultstrand collection) (external link.
This guide identifies some of the 12,000+ resources available in the nesbitt collection comprised of children's literature and material related to the history of children and their books, collection items date from the 1600's through the present. Unknown to history or fame: collection of prose, poetry and photographs from 19th century walberton, west sussex by dixon, brenda and a great selection of similar used, new and collectible books available now at abebookscom. The collection features publications of all kinds, from the political party newspapers at the beginning of the nineteenth century to the mammoth dailies that shaped the nation at the century's end.
This collection documents in compelling detail the social and cultural forces that shaped the everyday lives of men and women in america from 1800 to 1920, addressing 19th and early 20th century political, social and gender issues, religion, race, education, employment, marriage, sexuality, home life, health and popular pastimes. Collection # m 0363 indiana houses of the nineteenth century collection, ca 1920–1963 collection information historical/biographical sketch scope and content note series contents cataloging information nineteenth century peat donated his research notes in 1962. The collection focuses on the principles of the emerging middle class from the eve of the french revolution to the turn of the century by tracing the transformation of the traditional social order to a class-based society, the collection illustrates the rich diversity of these newly evolving perspectives and motifs. A 19th-century bikini from iran goes on show in the uk in time for the summer the garment was conserved for the holburne museum's exhibition of objects collected by the “intrepid” traveller.