Posts tagged "book illustration"
The Newfoundland Dog, from an Italian translation of The Naturalist’s cabinet, Il gabinetto del giovane naturalista, t.2 by Thomas Smith.
Newfoundland’s exhibit a natural ability to rescue people from the water, in fact, In 1828,Ann Harveyof Isle aux Morts, her father, her brother, and a Newfoundland Dog named Hairyman saved over 160 Irish immigrants from the wreck of the brig Dispatch.
And out of the night came a silver bird bearing a boy who carried letters of introduction to Paris.
Reblogging this post to for TDIH Charles Lindbergh is born February 4, 1902
For Hannukah - an Illustration by E. M. Lillien in Die entwicklung der modernen buchkunst in Deutschland by Otto Grautoff. (1901)
I can’t 100% tell if that candelabra is a Menorah or not, but it’s vaguely Hannukah-ish….anyone who reads Hebrew feel free to correct me!