The Banquet of Seowangmo, c.1800 (ink, color and gold on silk)
3432767 The Banquet of Seowangmo, c.1800 (ink, color and gold on silk) by Korean School; 165.1x416.56 cm; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA, USA; (add.info.: Eight-panel screen illustrating the legendary banquet that Seowangmo (Xiwangmu, the Queen Mother of the West) held for the immortals around Jasper Lake, known as yojiyeon in Korea.
She (female yin) and her consort Dongwanggong (masculine yang energy) are enthroned by the lake in the middle of a garden terrace surrounded by peach trees for a celebration of the ripening fruit held every 3000 years.); Korean, out of copyright.
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Ball during the Reign of Henri III, 1574-89 (oil on canvas)
XIR172657 Ball during the Reign of Henri III, 1574-89 (oil on canvas) by French School; Musee de Tesse, Le Mans, France; (add.info.: Henri III, Henri Valois, duc d'Anjou (1551-89) king of France, third son of Henri II and Catherine de Medicis); French, out of copyright.
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Kosciuszko's troops entertained at the inn, 1797 (pen & ink on paper)
XIR905174 Kosciuszko's troops entertained at the inn, 1797 (pen & ink on paper) by Orlowski, Alexander (Alexandr Osipovich Orlovsky) (1777-1832); 44.7x60.2 cm; Muzeum Narodowe, Warsaw, Poland; (add.info.: Andrzej Tadeusz Bonawentura KoAciuszko (Andrew Thaddeus Bonaventure KoAciuszko; 1746-1817) was a PolishaLithuanian military engineer and a military leader who became a national hero in Poland, Lithuania, Belarus, and the United States. He fought in the PolishaLithuanian Commonwealth's struggles against Russia and Prussia, and on the American side in the American Revolutionary War. As Supreme Commander of the Polish National Armed Forces, he led the 1794 KoAciuszko Uprising.
(RL3851 LA91961) Les Troupes de Kosciuszko se divertissent A© l'auberge. ); Polish, out of copyright
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