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Aurora che Sorgereai with Brilliant Variations for the PIano Forte

Description: This is a digital copy of the ca. 1830 edition of Henri Herz's Brilliant variations for the piano forte on the cavatina "Aurora che sorcerai" from Rossini's two-act melodrama "La donna del lago," (i.e., The lady of the lake). The library's copy is part of a bound collection of piano music by variopus nineteenth-century composers. The pianist, and Herz's friend, Franz Hünten adapted several passages of the music to suit the range of the contemporaneous piano fortes. A note on the t.p. indicates that "Mrs. [Lucy] Anderson had the distinguished honor of performing this piece before their Majesties at Brighton." Plate no. 476.
Date: 1830?
Creator: Herz, Henri, 1803-1888.
Partner: UNT Music Library

Card Game

Description: The painting depicts five women and one man seated around a game. One woman's head is dropping, a chair is falling over and another woman is drinking. The tones are muted and the background is a simple architectural setting.
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Date: 1830~
Creator: Monnier, Henri Bonaventure
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Child's Ensemble

Description: Child's dress ensemble of tan cotton with green and red/orange floral print consisting of: A) Skirt. Full length; pleated. One-inch waistband of muslin. Right side slit pocket. Center back opening; closures missing. Bottom of inside hem lined in brown glazed cotton; balance of skirt unlined. B) Bodice. Fitted with wide neckline; dropped shoulders. Neckline is trimmed with double row of fluted fabric of self. Short, puffed sleeves with caps trimmed with fluted fabric of same. V-shaped pleats in front. Center back opening closes with 9 hook & eyes. Lined in muslin. C) Fichu. Triangular panels of decreasing size applied to look like pleats. Four-inch epaulets of same with self-covered buttons at ends. Seven self-covered buttons down center back seam with evidence of three missing buttons. Lined in brown glazed cotton.
Date: 1830~
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

[Every Man to His Station]

Description: Game board for "Every Man to His Station," which was originally published in 1825, with all hand-colored engravings. Each space on the board shows a different location or occupation common to early 17th century England. This version has an image of a church pasted in the center square.
Date: 1830~
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Glass Armonica

Description: The lid of the armonica is open and the glasses are visible. Large scroll feet on the front support the complex base.
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Date: 1830~
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

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
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Register of Debates in Congress, Comprising the Leading Debates and Incidents of the Second Session of the Twentieth Congress

Description: The Debates and Proceedings in the Congress of the United States contains the records for sessions of the U.S. Congress including summaries of proceedings, letters, and speeches for the Senate and House of Representatives. The index starts after column 1322 on the pages numbered with Roman numerals.
Date: 1830
Creator: Gales, Joseph, 1761-1841
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Register of Debates in Congress, Comprising the Leading Debates and Incidents of the First Session of the Twenty-First Congress

Description: The Debates and Proceedings in the Congress of the United States contains the records for sessions of the U.S. Congress including summaries of proceedings, letters, and speeches for the Senate and House of Representatives. The index starts after column 1322 on the pages numbered with Roman numerals.
Date: 1830
Creator: Gales, Joseph, 1761-1841
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Register of Debates in Congress, Comprising the Leading Debates and Incidents of the First Session of the Twenty-First Congress

Description: The Debates and Proceedings in the Congress of the United States contains the records for sessions of the U.S. Congress including summaries of proceedings, letters, and speeches for the Senate and House of Representatives. The index starts after column 1322 on the pages numbered with Roman numerals.
Date: 1830
Creator: Gales, Joseph, 1761-1841
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Righi

Description: The landscape painting, in loose pale blue, pink, and orange washes, depicts water and a mountain.
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Date: 1830~
Creator: Turner, Joseph Mallord William
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

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
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Tortoise shell fan

Description: Folding fan with tortoise-shell frame. Sticks and loop of tortoise shell; possibly for brisé style fan; missing leaf or ribbon. Measurements: 39 cm extended; guard 21 cm long x 3 cm wide
Date: 1830/1839
Creator: Unknown
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Walhalla

Description: The memorial building is viewed in the great distance.
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Date: 1830/1842
Creator: Klenze, Leo, Ritter von, 1784-1864
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Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

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, Ritter von, 1784-1864
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Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

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, Ritter von, 1784-1864
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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, Ritter von, 1784-1864
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Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

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, Ritter von, 1784-1864
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Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design