• Photo, Print, Drawing
    One Hundred Aspects of the Moon: The Moon at High Tide. This print is from Tsuki hyakushi (One hundred aspects of the moon), a collection of 100 large, moon-themed nishiki-e (multicolored woodblock prints) by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-92). The prints were published in batches by Akiyama Buemon between 1885 and 1892. They depict various aspects of the moon, drawing upon Japanese and Chinese anecdotes, historical events, and mythology, and relate to a wide range of subjects,...
    • Contributor: Noguchi, Enkatsu - Tsukioka, Yoshitoshi
    • Date: 1892
  • Book/Printed Material
    Portrait of Ono Ranzan. Tani Buncho? (1763-1840) was a representative painter of the late Edo period who is said to have perfected Edo Nanga, a school of Japanese painting that flourished in this period. The subject of the painting, Ono Ranzan (1729-1810), was a leading specialist in the traditional pharmacognosy (study of medicines derived from natural sources) of the day. Ranzan asked Buncho? to paint the portrait just...
    • Contributor: Tani, Bunchō,841
    • Date: 1809

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  • Book/Printed Material
    Special needs transportation coordination : final report
    Special needs transportation coordination study
    "January 2009." At head of title: State of Washington Joint Transportation Committee. Includes bibliographical references. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Also issued online.
    • Contributor: Rls and Associates - Nelson\nygaard Consulting Associates - Karen Reed Consulting - Washington (State). Legislature. Joint Transportation Committee
    • Date: 2009
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    One Hundred Aspects of the Moon: The Moon And The Abandoned Old Woman. This print is from Tsuki hyakushi (One hundred aspects of the moon), a collection of 100 large, moon-themed nishiki-e (multicolored woodblock prints) by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-92). The prints were published in batches by Akiyama Buemon between 1885 and 1892. They depict various aspects of the moon, drawing upon Japanese and Chinese anecdotes, historical events, and mythology, and relate to a wide range of subjects,...
    • Contributor: Tsukioka, Yoshitoshi
    • Date: 1891
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    One Hundred Aspects of the Moon: Gravemarker Moon. This print is from Tsuki hyakushi (One hundred aspects of the moon), a collection of 100 large, moon-themed nishiki-e (multicolored woodblock prints) by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-92). The prints were published in batches by Akiyama Buemon between 1885 and 1892. They depict various aspects of the moon, drawing upon Japanese and Chinese anecdotes, historical events, and mythology, and relate to a wide range of subjects,...
    • Contributor: Yamamoto - Tsukioka, Yoshitoshi
    • Date: 1886
  • Book/Printed Material
    The New Book on Prolonging Parents' Life and Nourishing the Elderly, in Four Juan. This work has four juan in three volumes. It was first compiled by Chen Zhi of the Song, later supplemented by Zou Xuan of the Dade reign of the Yuan, and edited by Huang Yingzi. It was first issued in the 11th year (1307) of the Dade reign, with a preface by Wei Chesun. Copies of the original edition are now very rare. This...
    • Contributor: Zou, Xuan, Active 13th Century-14th Century - Chen, Zhi, 11th Century
    • Date: 1342
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Friends' Alms-House. This print shows an exterior view of the front of the almshouse located on the south side of Walnut Street between 3rd and 4th Streets, Philadelphia. The building was constructed in 1745 by the Religious Society of Friends, the Protestant religious sect known as the Quakers, and it was taken down in 1841. It was intended to house destitute members of the Society of...
    • Contributor: Sinclair, Thomas S.
    • Date: 1841
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    U.S. Naval Asylum.
    U. S. Naval Asylum
    The main building of the U.S. Naval Asylum (Biddle Hall) was designed by William Strickland (1787--1854) in 1826 and completed in 1833. Strickland was one of the first architects of the Greek Revival style in the United States and also a civil engineer. The columns on the asylum's balconies were an innovative use of cast-iron as a building material. The U.S. Navy commissioned the...
    • Contributor: Wild, J. C. (John Caspar) - Bowen, John T.
    • Date: 1848