View of Dresden by Moonlight (detail)
Johan Christian Dahl
Oil on canvas
Geographical and astronomical illustrations from the mid-1800s
by John Philipps Emslie
(several via the Wellcome Collection)
Alexandre Cabanel “Fallen Angel” detail.
Among the Waves (1898)
John Atkinson Grimshaw (1836-1893) was a Victorian-era painter, notable for his moonlit scenes and landscapes.
Robert Macpherson, Cloaca Maxima 1858 (or earlier)
Ivan Aivazovsky (July 29, 1817 – May 5, 1900), “[…] most famous for his seascapes, which constitute more than half of his paintings. Aivazovsky is widely considered as one of the greatest seascape painters of all time.”
Rare and unusual “Femme Fatale” ring pistol, originates from France, third quarter of the 19th century.
Sold at Auction: $11,350
Alphonse Mucha, The Lady of the Camellias, 1896 (via)
Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema,The Roses of Heliogabalus (1888) details.
Taira no Kiyomori’s Spectral Vision (1845), Hiroshige
John Atkinson Grimshaw,The Lady of Shalott (detail)