Introductions to Collections in the Public Domain


Snowball Fights in Art (1400–1946)

Odd Showers (1870)

Clavis Artis by “Zoroaster”

Imaging Inscape: The Human Soul (1913)

Theresa Babb’s Photographs of Friendship (ca. 1898)

Aspirated Aspirations: Alfred Leach’s The Letter H (1880)

Design’s from Kimono Pattern Books (ca. 1902)

An Iconic Line: Claude Mellan’s The Sudarium of Saint Veronica (1649)

Zanzibar Tales (1901)

“When London is in Ruins”: Gustave Doré’s The New Zealander (1972)

Lithographs from M. E. Descourtilz’s Atlas des Champignons (1827)

Adolf Schmidt’s Atlas der Diatomaceenkunde (1890)

The Ascent of Mont-Blanc (ca. 1855)

A Monster in the Heart: Edward May’s A Most Certain and True Relation (1639)

A Modest Apology for the Man in the Bottle (1749)

Figure/Ground: Alphonse Allais’ April Fools Album (1897)

700 Years of Dante’s Divine Comedy in Art

A Treatise on Artificial Limbs (1899)