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Praying Youth

Description: This view shows the reproduction in the nineteenth century of an ancient Greek sculpture by Boidas of a male youth, arms raised, palms upward, to the sky.
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Date: 1830

Gran Teatro de la Habana

Description: The view is at a raking angle which highlights the sculptural effects of the baroque decoration on the facade. In the distance the figure atop the dome is visible as well.
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Date: 1838
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Gran Teatro de la Habana

Description: The tower on the southeast corner of the theater is topped with a sculptural figure. Robust balustrades and other sculptural detail is visible in this view.
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Date: 1838
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Interior of the Palm House

Description: The painting detail shows two women resting and a view of part of a column as well as some foliage. The oil paint technique has the appearance of being like watercolor in this loose and transparent style.
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Date: 1832
Creator: Blechen, Karl

Interior of the Palm House

Description: In bright greens and reds, large potted plants are seen inside a building or green house. The building appears luxurious in marble with balconies, railings, and columns.
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Date: 1832
Creator: Blechen, Karl

Torquato Tasso

Description: The portrait depicts a man with a laurel wreath, a cape, loosely pleated black jacket resting his hands on a large book. The man also has a beard and mustache. The background is a muted green.
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Date: 1838
Creator: Kaulbach, Wilhelm von

Walhalla

Description: The exterior view of the facade is shown in a dramatic upward view and includes the massive stairs, columns and sculpted pediment.
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Date: 1830/1842
Creator: Klenze, Leo von
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Walhalla

Description: A view of the Danube River is visible beneath the memorial temple on its massive foundation.
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Date: 1830/1842
Creator: Klenze, Leo von
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Walhalla

Description: The interior of the memorial temple is shown with its many attendant sculptures, busts and portraits of notable Germans.
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Date: 1830/1842
Creator: Klenze, Leo von
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Walhalla

Description: This view shows the massive Doric columns and the expansive view into the countryside from inside the temple.
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Date: 1830/1842
Creator: Klenze, Leo von
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Torquato Tasso

Description: This detail of the painting includes a close view of the face of the man.
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Date: 1838
Creator: Kaulbach, Wilhelm von

Sunbonnet

Description: Sunbonnet of tan and blue braided straw. The hat has a wired brim and a grayish-white silk lining. It is trimmed in tan silk ribbon, and the bavolet, or back panel which shades the neck, is composed of brown, brick red, tan and blue striped cotton fabric. The ties are of brown silk taffeta and are attached to lower edge of brim with a herringbone stitch. The TFC thanks Rebecca Jumper Matheson for her research on this object.
Date: 1830/1839