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1789 Collection (#4)

Background image1789 Collection: BROOME / KENT / 1789

BROOME / KENT / 1789
Broome, Kent: the seat of Sir Henry Oxenden Date: 1789

Background image1789 Collection: Maury / Jean-S / Lassalle

Maury / Jean-S / Lassalle
JEAN-SIFFREIN MAURY French priest, member of Estates-General (1789), created cardinal (1794), Archbishop of Paris (1810-14) Date: 1746 - 1817

Background image1789 Collection: Blessington (Chalon)

Blessington (Chalon)
MARGUERITE COUNTESS OF BLESSINGTON Irish writer and social leader, wearing a tiara Date: 1789 - 1849

Background image1789 Collection: Blessington (Maclise)

Blessington (Maclise)
MARGUERITE COUNTESS OF BLESSINGTON Irish writer and social leader Date: 1789 - 1849

Background image1789 Collection: Parisiennes of 1789

Parisiennes of 1789
Two Parisiennes in the year of the Revolution : - Did you hear the people have taken the Bastille ? - Really ? Where to ? Date: 1789

Background image1789 Collection: Jean Sylvain Bailly

Jean Sylvain Bailly
JEAN SYLVAIN BAILLY French astronomer who computed the orbit for Halleys Comet, and first Mayor of Paris in 1789 Date: 1736 - 1793

Background image1789 Collection: J Fenimore Cooper / Chappe

J Fenimore Cooper / Chappe
JAMES FENIMORE COOPER American writer, author of Deerslayer etc Date: 1789 - 1851

Background image1789 Collection: Camille Desmoulins

Camille Desmoulins
CAMILLE DESMOULINS French revolutionary whose haranguing of the populace in the Palais Royal on 12 July 1789 inflamed the mob to attack the Bastille Date: 1760 - 1794

Background image1789 Collection: Pieter Camper

Pieter Camper
PIETER CAMPER Dutch anatomist and naturalist Date: 1722 - 1789

Background image1789 Collection: Plant / Campanula Speculum

Plant / Campanula Speculum
common name : VENUSs LOKING-GLASS Date: 1789

Background image1789 Collection: J Fenimore Cooper / Home

J Fenimore Cooper / Home
JAMES FENIMORE COOPER American writers home Date: 1789 - 1851

Background image1789 Collection: Blessington (D orsay)

Blessington (D orsay)
MARGUERITE COUNTESS OF BLESSINGTON Irish writer and social leader Date: 1789 - 1849

Background image1789 Collection: Blessington (Lecomte)

Blessington (Lecomte)
MARGUERITE COUNTESS OF BLESSINGTON Irish writer and social leader Date: 1789 - 1849

Background image1789 Collection: Queen Square Inhabitants

Queen Square Inhabitants
To the ladies and gentlemen inhabitants, this view of Queen Square Date: 1789

Background image1789 Collection: Bastille Demolished

Bastille Demolished
The Revolutionaries demolish the Bastille brick by brick using pick-axes and wheelbarrows. Date: 17 July 1789

Background image1789 Collection: Sir Henry Pottinger

Sir Henry Pottinger
SIR HENRY POTTINGER British soldier and diplomat Negotiated Treaty of Nanking in 1842 and became the first British governor of Hong Kong Date: 1789 - 1856

Background image1789 Collection: French Revolution

French Revolution
Nobles renounce their privileges Date: 4 August 1789

Background image1789 Collection: Robert Cruikshank

Robert Cruikshank
ROBERT CRUIKSHANK elder brother of George, caricaturist, social satirist and miniature painter Date: 1789 - 1856

Background image1789 Collection: Cartoon, Shakespeare Sacrificed

Cartoon, Shakespeare Sacrificed; or the Offering to Avarice, by James Gillray. Showing Alderman John Boydell, an engraver and publisher, in the role of Prospero burning his books

Background image1789 Collection: Large-flower d monsonia with pale pink

Large-flower d monsonia with pale pink and deep pink flowers, Monsonia speciosa.. Handcolored copperplate engraving from a botanical illustration from William Curtiss Botanical Magazine, 1789

Background image1789 Collection: Sorrel cranes bill with pink veined flowers

Sorrel cranes bill with pink veined flowers, native of South Africa, Pelargonium acetosum.. Handcolored copperplate engraving from a botanical illustration by Sydenham Edwards from William Curtiss

Background image1789 Collection: Rasp-leaved geranium with pink and purple flowers

Rasp-leaved geranium with pink and purple flowers, native of the Cape, Geranium radula.. Handcolored copperplate engraving from a botanical illustration by James Sowerby from William Curtiss

Background image1789 Collection: BRENET, Nicolas-Guy (1728-1792). Italian War of

BRENET, Nicolas-Guy (1728-1792). Italian War of 1551-1559. Henry II remitting the cordon of the Order of Saint-Michel to Gaspard de Saulx, Marshal Tavannes, on August 13, 1554

Background image1789 Collection: America. Malaspina Expedition (1789-1794). Port

America. Malaspina Expedition (1789-1794). Port of Nutka. Pen and Chinese ink drawing by Jos頃 ardero. Drawing. SPAIN. MADRID (AUTONOMOUS COMMUNITY). Madrid. Americas Museum

Background image1789 Collection: North America. Canada. Malaspina Expedition (1789-1794)

North America. Canada. Malaspina Expedition (1789-1794). Depicting some indigenous people in Mulgraves port. Drawing. SPAIN. MADRID (AUTONOMOUS COMMUNITY). Madrid. Americas Museum

Background image1789 Collection: PELLICO, Silvio (1789-1854). Italian patriot, writer

PELLICO, Silvio (1789-1854). Italian patriot, writer and poet. Oil on canvas. ITALY. LAZIO. Rome. Museo Centrale del Risorgimento (Central Museum of the Risorgimento)

Background image1789 Collection: VERNET, Emil-Jean-Horace (1789-1863). Napoleon I

VERNET, Emil-Jean-Horace (1789-1863). Napoleon I (1769-1821) Bidding Farewell to the Imperial Guard in the Cheval-Blanc Courtyard at the Chateau de Fontainebleau, 20th April 1814. Oil on canvas

Background image1789 Collection: Revolutionary procession. Etienne Bericourt, ca

Revolutionary procession. Etienne Bericourt, ca 1789. Watercolour. FRANCE. Ό E-DE-FRANCE. Paris. Mus饠 Carnavalet (Carnavalet Museum)

Background image1789 Collection: ALCALA GALIANO, Antonio (1789-1865). Politician

ALCALA GALIANO, Antonio (1789-1865). Politician, military man and writer. Engraving

Background image1789 Collection: French Revolution. Le Jeu de Hazard (The Gambling)

French Revolution. Le Jeu de Hazard (The Gambling). Caricature alluding to the abolition of privileges of the nobility and clergy

Background image1789 Collection: Panama (18th c. )

Panama (18th c. )
America (18th c.). Panama. View of the city from the island of Naos. Drawing by Fernando Brambila illustrating the scientific expedition of Alejandro Malaspina (1789-1794). Litography. SPAIN

Background image1789 Collection: Malaspinas expedition

Malaspinas expedition
America. Viceroyalty of Mexico. Expedition of Malaspina (1789-1794). Lady from Panamᠯ n a sun lounger. Drawing by Juan Ravenet. Drawing. SPAIN. MADRID (AUTONOMOUS COMMUNITY). Madrid

Background image1789 Collection: Expedition of Malaspina. Acapulco. Cock fightings

Expedition of Malaspina. Acapulco. Cock fightings
America. Expedition of Malaspina (1789-1794). Viceroyalty of Mexico. Cock fightings in Acapulco. Drawing by Tom᳠ de Sur� Drawing. SPAIN. MADRID (AUTONOMOUS COMMUNITY). Madrid

Background image1789 Collection: Paris, France - Grands Boulevards, Temple

Paris, France - Grands Boulevards, Temple (with Theatre de les Eleves de l Opera). Date: 1789

Background image1789 Collection: Paris, France - Boulevard Malesherbes

Paris, France - Boulevard Malesherbes. Date: 1861

Background image1789 Collection: Paris, France - College de Montaigu

Paris, France - College de Montaigu. Date: circa 1789

Background image1789 Collection: Paris, France - College Louis-le-Grand

Paris, France - College Louis-le-Grand. Date: circa 1789

Background image1789 Collection: Jane, Countess of Harrington and sons

Jane, Countess of Harrington and sons
Jane, Countess of Harrington, with her sons, Lord Viscount Petersham and the Hon Lincoln Stanhope. Date: 1789

Background image1789 Collection: Macaronis 1789

Macaronis 1789
Macaronis from the Mock Duel, 1789. One dandyish young man strikes another. Date: 1789

Background image1789 Collection: Addiscombe House

Addiscombe House, Croydon, Greater London, the seat of lord Hawkesbury. Date: 1789

Background image1789 Collection: Duke of Yorks House

Duke of Yorks House
The duke of Yorks house Date: 1789

Background image1789 Collection: Knightsbridge Chapel

Knightsbridge Chapel
A crowded coach trundles past the Chapel, Knightsbridge. Date: 1789

Background image1789 Collection: The Royal Revenues

The Royal Revenues
The kings financial situation : on the wall is a list of his borrowings, but he continues to gamble... Date: 1789

Background image1789 Collection: English Bastille Satire

English Bastille Satire
An English satire on the Revolution, with a mock Bastile (sic) attacked by a motley assortment of revolutionaries. Date: November 1789

Background image1789 Collection: Napoleon & Revolution

Napoleon & Revolution
The youthful Napoleon sees for himself the excesses of the Revolution, and realises the necessity for re-imposing order in France. Date: circa 1789

Background image1789 Collection: Women at Versailles 3

Women at Versailles 3
The market-women of Paris march to Versailles to demand bread from the king. (And no, Marie Antoinette will NOT say let them eat cake... Date: 5 October 1789

Background image1789 Collection: Women at Versailles 5

Women at Versailles 5
Louis, who has been hunting, hurries back to the chateau at Versailles where he meets with the market-women of Paris and listens to their grievances. Date: 6 October 1789

Background image1789 Collection: Civics at Notre-Dame

Civics at Notre-Dame
Civic dignitaries go to Notre- Dame, Paris, no doubt trusting that God will sort out their difficulties. Date: 16 July 1789



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