CDR-1237: SR Set: Literary Images

Designed to enhance disciplines such as English and French literature, this set offers literary images ranging from the works of Ovid to Cocteau or from Sappho to Madame de Sévigné. Here are literary figures, their colleagues and milieu, as well as illustrations from their works. Images range from Greek busts, Roman mosaics, and medieval manuscripts, to broadsheets, engravings, and caricatures. In addition, this remarkable mix is liberally sprinkled with old favorite characters like Pantagruel, Mr. Fezziwig, and Sancho Panza.



Met-05809
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Title: Vita et Fabulae; [Aesopus Moralitus]
Creator(s): Aesop
Description: Folio 72v: Fable of the ass who wanted to frolic like a dog
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Met-05807
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Title: Vita et Fabulae; [Aesopus Moralitus]
Creator(s): Aesop
Description: Folio 9v: Aesop carries the bread box
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Met-05806
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Title: Vita et Fabulae; [Aesopus Moralitus]
Creator(s): Aesop
Description: Folio 4v: Aesop, falsely accused of eating his master's figs, proves his innocence
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Title: Vita et Fabulae; [Aesopus Moralitus]
Creator(s): Aesop
Description: Folio 35v: Aesop gives precepts to his adopted son who, overcome with guilt, throws himself from a cliff
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Met-05810
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Title: Vita et Fabulae; [Aesopus Moralitus]
Creator(s): Aesop
Description: Folio 112: Fable of the fly and the ant
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Mif-0003
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Title: Aeneas' Flight from Troy
Creator(s): Federico Barocci
Description: Aeneas, Anchises, Ascanius
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
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Title: Aeneas' Flight from Troy
Creator(s): Federico Barocci
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Met-4378
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Title: The Cock and the Precious Stone, from Aesop's Fables
Creator(s): Francis Barlow
James Kirk
Aesop
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Mif-0005
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Title: Study of Aeneas and Anchises Fleeing Troy
Creator(s): Federico Barocci
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Met-2527
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Title: Songs of Innocence and of Experience: The Blossom: Merry Merry Sparrow`
Creator(s): William Blake
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Title: Pity
Creator(s): William Blake
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Met-2529
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Title: Songs of Innocence and of Experience: The Tyger
Creator(s): William Blake
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Nfd-0146
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Title: Statue of Jean Racine (1639-1699)
Creator(s): Simon-Louis Boizot
Description: Total from left front
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Lif-2577
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Title: Portrait of the Poet Petrarch (1304-1374)
Creator(s): Francesco Bonsignore
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Mff-0984
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Title: Aeneas in the Underworld
Creator(s): Jan Brueghel the Elder
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Mff-0985
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Title: Aeneas in the Underworld
Creator(s): Jan Brueghel the Elder
Description: Aeneas in the underworld
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Met-3277
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Title: Alfred, Lord Tennyson
Creator(s): Julia Margaret Cameron
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Met-3425
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Title: Alice Liddell as "The Beggar Maid"
Creator(s): Lewis Carroll
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Nff-0811
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Title: Macbeth and the Three Witches
Creator(s): Théodore Chassériau
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Nff-0380
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Title: Othello and Desdemona
Creator(s): Théodore Chassériau
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Mif-2086
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Title: Venus as Huntress Appearing to Aeneas
Creator(s): Pietro da Cortona
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Mif-0410
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Title: Aeneas, the Sibyl and Charon
Creator(s): Giuseppe Maria Crespi
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Met-05893
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Title: Le Passé-Le Present-L'Avenir; King Louis-Philippe, Past, Present and Future
Creator(s): Honoré Daumier
Description: Cartoon depicting King Louis-Philippe as Rabelais' Gargantua.
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Nff-1049
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Title: Desdemona Cursed by Her Father
Creator(s): Eugène Ferdinand Victor Delacroix
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Nff-0250
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Title: Dante's Barque
Creator(s): Eugène Ferdinand Victor Delacroix
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Nff-0251
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Title: Dante's Barque
Creator(s): Eugène Ferdinand Victor Delacroix
Description: Dante and figures in water
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Nff-1051
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Title: Hamlet Discovering the Body of Polonius
Creator(s): Eugène Ferdinand Victor Delacroix
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Nff-0732
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Title: Hamlet and Horatio at the Cemetery
Creator(s): Eugène Ferdinand Victor Delacroix
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Met-4497
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Title: Hamlet and His Mother
Creator(s): Eugène Ferdinand Victor Delacroix
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Nff-0214
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Title: Portrait of Denis Diderot (1713-84)
Creator(s): Jean-Honoré Fragonard
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Nff-0135
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Title: Aeneas and Dido
Creator(s): Pierre Guérin
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
HAA-01231
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Title: Thomas Hardy Cottage
Creator(s): Thomas Hardy
Description: Monument to Thomas Hardy, erected 1931 by US friends, stone.
Vendor: Hartill Art Associates
HAA-01232
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Title: Thomas Hardy Cottage
Creator(s): Thomas Hardy
Description: a/a, inscription.
Vendor: Hartill Art Associates
HAA-01225
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Title: Thomas Hardy Cottage
Creator(s): Thomas Hardy
Description: Heavily wooded, garden approach view.
Vendor: Hartill Art Associates
HAA-01228
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Title: Thomas Hardy Cottage
Creator(s): Thomas Hardy
Description: The Cottage close-up.
Vendor: Hartill Art Associates
HAA-01229
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Title: Thomas Hardy Cottage
Creator(s): Thomas Hardy
Description: a/a, det., both levels, upper & lower windows below thatched roof.
Vendor: Hartill Art Associates
HAA-01258
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Title: Max Gate
Creator(s): Thomas Hardy
Vendor: Hartill Art Associates
Nfd-0045
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Title: Bust of Denis Diderot
Creator(s): Jean-Antoine Houdon
Description: Head front center
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Nfd-0101
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Title: Bust of Voltaire
Creator(s): Jean-Antoine Houdon
Description: total from left front
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Met-1470
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Title: Denis Diderot
Creator(s): Jean-Antoine Houdon
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art