'Holbein', (1497-1543), 1830. Creator: Unknown
'Holbein', (1497-1543) , 1830. Hans Holbein the Younger (1497-1543) German painter and printmaker who worked in Northern Renaissance style, also producing religious art, satire, and Reformation propaganda. From "Biographical Illustrations", by Alfred Howard. [Thomas Tegg, R. Griffin and Co., J. Cumming, London, Glasgow and Dublin, 1830]
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Famous aviators, cover of L'Illustration, 4 September 1909. Artist: Unknown
Famous aviators, cover of L'Illustration, 4 September 1909. Aviators present at the Grande semaine d'aviation de la Champagne, the world's first aviation meeting, held at Betheny from 22 to 29 August 1909. The event attracted a million spectators. Depicted are Andre Fournier, Ferdinand Ferber (1862-1909), Henri Rougier (1876-1956), Louis Charles Breguet (1880-1955), Etienne Bunau-Varilla (1890-1961), Roger Sommer (1877-1965), Leon Delagrange (1872-1910), Glenn Curtiss (1878-1930), Paul Tissandier (1881-1945), Louis Paulhan (1883-1963), Louis Bleriot (1872-1936), Charles de Lambert (1865-1944), Henri Farman (1874-1958), Eugene Lefebvre (1878-1909) and Hubert Latham (1883-1912).
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Satirical poster on the League of Nations, 1920. Artist: Vladimir Mayakovsky
Satirical poster on the League of Nations, 1920. Rosta (the Russian Telegraph Agency) was the state news agency in Russia from 1918 until 1935. Between 1919 and 1921 the organisation issued propaganda posters which became known as 'Rosta Windows'. Found in the collection of the Russian State Library, Moscow.
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