MARIAN ANDERSON (1897-1993). American contralto singer
MARIAN ANDERSON (1897-1993).
American contralto singer. Performing on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., during her open air concert on Easter Sunday, 9 April 1939. The government officials seated at left include Secretary of the Treasurer Henry Morgenthau, and Secretary of the Interior Harold Ickes.
Angel musicians from the right panel of the altarpiece of the Seven Joys of the Virgin, c
XIR387395 Angel musicians from the right panel of the altarpiece of the Seven Joys of the Virgin, c.1480 (oil on wood) (detail of 215399) by Master of the Holy Family, (fl.1470-1515); 94x127 cm; Louvre, Paris, France; (add.info.: Retable des Sept Joies de la Vierge. Volet droit: anges musiciens; Maitre de la Sainte Parente; painted for the Benedictine Convent of the Maccabees in Cologne, so named as it housed relics of the Maccabean martyrs;); German, out of copyright
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HOMER: THE ODYSSEY. The Sirens singing to Odysseus, strapped to the mast, while his sailors
HOMER: THE ODYSSEY.
The Sirens singing to Odysseus, strapped to the mast, while his sailors, their ears stopped up with wax, row past. Line drawing, c1805, after the drawing by John Flaxman.
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