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Meal in the country, folio 122R of theCodex Sophilogium (treatise on...

Workers in the field using hoes to break up the soil, painted limestone relief...

The singing lesson, oil on board (Henri de Toulouse-lautrec)


The restaurant car of luxury train, 19th century railways, engraving, c. 1885

Love's cradle (dance movement), early 19th century French engraving

Charles TERRONT, winner of Paris-Brest bicycle race, September 1891 engraving...


Joiner's workshop, 19th century French engraving

Market place, Mexico, Central America (José Agustin Arrieta)

The boulevard des Italiens, Paris, France, 1890 (Jean Beraud)


La mode nouvelle - Madame et Mossieu (the new fashion - Mrs and Mr; Madame has...

Waiter, detail from 1899 menu of the Taverne Tournel, Paris, France

How one dines (comme on dine), rue Saint Jacques, Paris, 1845 engraving


Female baker, 18th century engraving by Martin Engelbrecht 1684-1756,...

Political meeting in Trier in 1848, the year Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels...

Distribution of bread from bakery, late1st century AD, painted plaster, Pompeii


The Advance of the Fourth State (Il quarto stato) 1899 (Giuseppe Pellizza da...

The Modern Galop to music by Johann Strauss 1825-99 Austrian, 19th century

Jewellery shop, engraving after Geiger, 1838 (Carl Kunz)


Detail of interior of tailor shop 15th century Italian Gothic fresco (Artist...

Theft of Mona Lisa from the Louvre, Paris in August 1911, published on front...

Returning from the festival of the Madonna of the Bow (Giacinto Gigante)


Interior of a cafe, Vienna, Austria, 1920 watercolour (Artist unknown)

Fireworks in London to celebrate the peace of 1763, 18th century engraving

The butcher, relief excavated at Ostia, 2nd century AD, detail


The Runners (Robert Delaunay)

Family of the cobbler by Sidonio Centenari 1841-1902 Italian

Torture scenes from Book of Martyrs, 1558, by John Foxe, 1516-87. Describes...


Sorting letters in a post office, London, England, early 20th century photograph

Ladies march in a Ku Klux Klan demonstration in Washington DC, c 1928

 



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