Adam sitting on a stone weeping.

Adam

Adam sitting on a stone weeping.

The stability of the "balancer" depends on the fact that, owing to the weight of the two leaden balls, the center of gravity of the whole is below the point of support.

Balancer Toy Illustration

The stability of the "balancer" depends on the fact that, owing to the weight of the two leaden balls,…

The Crystal Ball is a series of narrative poems written for children. This is an illustration of one of the poems by Mary Sargant Florence in 1894.

The Crystal Ball

The Crystal Ball is a series of narrative poems written for children. This is an illustration of one…

This is an illustration of "Beauty and the Beast" a fairy tale by artist Robert Anning Bell in 1894. It seems to depict three ladies sewing a dress.

Beauty and the Beast

This is an illustration of "Beauty and the Beast" a fairy tale by artist Robert Anning Bell in 1894.…

The Sleeping Beauty is an illustration of the story that was created by English artist Walter Crane in 1882. It is part of the "Household Stories" by the Grimm's fairy tales. It shows the prince about to kiss sleeping beauty.

The Sleeping Beauty

The Sleeping Beauty is an illustration of the story that was created by English artist Walter Crane…

An engraved illustration of a bootmaker's shop from the Decameron printed in 1492 by Giovanni Boccaccio.

A Bootmaker's Shop

An engraved illustration of a bootmaker's shop from the Decameron printed in 1492 by Giovanni Boccaccio.

This is a drawing of Huon of Bordeaux a character in a 13th century French epic "Chason de Geste", which is translated "Songs of Heroic Deeds". It was illustrated by artist F. Mason in 1895.

Huon of Bordeaux

This is a drawing of Huon of Bordeaux a character in a 13th century French epic "Chason de Geste", which…

This is an illustration of Daphnis and Chloe, characters in a Greek novel by artist C.H. Shannon. The drawing seems to show one of the characters playing a musical instrument amongst cattle.

Daphnis and Chloe

This is an illustration of Daphnis and Chloe, characters in a Greek novel by artist C.H. Shannon. The…

The use of a compass in drawing perfect circles

Compass Use

The use of a compass in drawing perfect circles

Morte D'Arthur is an illustration that was created by English illustrator Aubrey Beardsley. It depicts an Arthurian romance written by Sir Thomas Malory. This drawing seems to depict a woman wearing a black cape looking at a book.

Morte D'Arthur

Morte D'Arthur is an illustration that was created by English illustrator Aubrey Beardsley. It depicts…

Morte D'Arthur is an illustration that was created by English illustrator Aubrey Beardsley. It depicts an Arthurian romance written by Sir Thomas Malory. This drawing depicts three swans swimming across a river.

Morte D'Arthur

Morte D'Arthur is an illustration that was created by English illustrator Aubrey Beardsley. It depicts…

Morte D'Arthur is an illustration that was created by English illustrator Aubrey Beardsley. It depicts an Arthurian romance written by Sir Thomas Malory. This drawing depicts a man kneeling in prayer.

Morte D'Arthur

Morte D'Arthur is an illustration that was created by English illustrator Aubrey Beardsley. It depicts…

An illustration of a small doodad.

Doodad

An illustration of a small doodad.

An illustration of simple doodad.

Doodad

An illustration of simple doodad.

The first step to drawing a house. Begin with a basic drawing.

Drawing a House 1

The first step to drawing a house. Begin with a basic drawing.

The second step to drawing a house. It becomes slightly more elaborated.

Drawing a House 2

The second step to drawing a house. It becomes slightly more elaborated.

The third step to drawing a house. The drawing becomes further elaborated as it reaches completion.

Drawing a House 3

The third step to drawing a house. The drawing becomes further elaborated as it reaches completion.

This is a pen drawing by artist Edmund New. It seems to illustrate people walking across a bridge in Evesham, England.

Pen Drawing

This is a pen drawing by artist Edmund New. It seems to illustrate people walking across a bridge in…

This is a pen drawing by artist Edmund New. It seems to illustrate people walking across a bridge in Evesham, England.

Pen Drawing

This is a pen drawing by artist Edmund New. It seems to illustrate people walking across a bridge in…

A picture of a woman with a fancy hat, originally drawn by a 16 year old girl.

Woman in a Fancy Hat

A picture of a woman with a fancy hat, originally drawn by a 16 year old girl.

A moraceous tree belonging to the Ficus of tropical regions, producing pear like fruit.

Fig Tree

A moraceous tree belonging to the Ficus of tropical regions, producing pear like fruit.

Princess Fiorimonde is a fairy tale about a princess who received many suitors that vanished when they approached her. This is an illustration of the story that was created by English artist Walter Crane in 1880.

Princess Fiorimonde

Princess Fiorimonde is a fairy tale about a princess who received many suitors that vanished when they…

The Formal Garden is a one of many drawings of gardens that was illustrated by landscape artist Inigo Thomas. This illustration shows a sundial in Bedfordhsire, England.

The Formal Garden

The Formal Garden is a one of many drawings of gardens that was illustrated by landscape artist Inigo…

The Formal Garden is a one of many drawings of gardens that was illustrated by landscape artist Inigo Thomas. This illustration shows the garden gate of Avebury in Wiltshire, England.

The Formal Garden

The Formal Garden is a one of many drawings of gardens that was illustrated by landscape artist Inigo…

This is an illustration by artist Walter Crane of the Story of the Glittering Plain by writer William Morris. This illustration shows three men on horses approaching a young man.

The Story of the Glittering Plain

This is an illustration by artist Walter Crane of the Story of the Glittering Plain by writer William…

An illustration by Walter Crane; featuring the Story of the Glittering Plain by Morris. Depicts, three men on horses approaching a young male.

The Story of the Glittering Plain

An illustration by Walter Crane; featuring the Story of the Glittering Plain by Morris. Depicts, three…

This is an illustration by English illustrator and author Aubrey Beardsley. It depicts two women on horses facing each other, dressed in equestrian outfits.

Women on Horses

This is an illustration by English illustrator and author Aubrey Beardsley. It depicts two women on…

Mark Twain illustrating an Italian newspaper as saying that a twenty-seven year old women has compare-scampered- on the 9th of November. You see by the added detail that she departed with her coachman.

I Hope Sarebbe Has Not Made A Mistake

Mark Twain illustrating an Italian newspaper as saying that a twenty-seven year old women has compare-scampered-…

Bernieres Immense Burning Glass is an illustration found in an illustrated journal The "Wonders of Heat" by Achille Cazin. This drawing shows the phenomenon of burning glass to produce heat.

Bernieres Immense Burning Glass

Bernieres Immense Burning Glass is an illustration found in an illustrated journal The "Wonders of Heat"…

Diagram illustrating an irrigation system.

Irrigation system

Diagram illustrating an irrigation system.

Andrew Jackson (March 15, 1767 – June 8, 1845) was the seventh President of the United States (1829–1837).

Andrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson (March 15, 1767 – June 8, 1845) was the seventh President of the United States…

An illustration of a man on a horse.

Man on a Horse

An illustration of a man on a horse.

This is an illustration of Fasciculus Medicinae by artist Ketham during the 15th century. It is a collection of European medieval medical knowledge and techniques.

Fasciculus Medicinae

This is an illustration of Fasciculus Medicinae by artist Ketham during the 15th century. It is a collection…

Midsummer is an illustration found in the "English Illustration Magazine" in 1893. It was created by artist C.M. Gere.

Midsummer

Midsummer is an illustration found in the "English Illustration Magazine" in 1893. It was created by…

This is an illustration of one of the stories of Baron Munchausen by artist William Strang. He was a German Baron that told outrageous tales of his adventures while serving in the military. This drawing shows one of adventures being carried by a seagull.

Baron Munchausen

This is an illustration of one of the stories of Baron Munchausen by artist William Strang. He was a…

This is an illustration of one of the stories of Baron Munchausen by artist William Strang. He was a German Baron that told outrageous tales of his adventures while serving in the military.

Baron Munchausen

This is an illustration of one of the stories of Baron Munchausen by artist William Strang. He was a…

This is an illustration of a "Midsummer Night's Dream" by artist Robert Anning Bell in 1895. It is a romantic comedy, written by William Shakespeare. The drawing depicts one of the fairy characters in the story.

A Midsummer Night's Dream

This is an illustration of a "Midsummer Night's Dream" by artist Robert Anning Bell in 1895. It is a…

This is an illustration of "The Arabian Nights" by artist J.D. Batten. It is a collection of pre-Islamic folk tales. This drawing seems to depict a man seated in a nest of baby birds being plucked by the hair.

The Arabian Nights

This is an illustration of "The Arabian Nights" by artist J.D. Batten. It is a collection of pre-Islamic…

This is an illustration of "The Arabian Nights" by artist J.D. Batten. It is a collection of pre-Islamic folk tales. This drawing seems to depict a man being attacked by an animal in a human form.

The Arabian Nights

This is an illustration of "The Arabian Nights" by artist J.D. Batten. It is a collection of pre-Islamic…

This is an illustration of the Second Book of Nursery Rhymes by artist Paul Woodroffe in 1896. The drawing seems to suggest an old person on a horse being paraded in the street by two young boys, one playing the flute.

Second Book of Nursery Ryhmes

This is an illustration of the Second Book of Nursery Rhymes by artist Paul Woodroffe in 1896. The drawing…

An illustration of the story, Picciola by X. B. Saintine. Count Charney was imprisoned by the Emperor of France for allegedly planning to assassinate him. In this image, he is begging the guard to send a letter the the emperor to save a little flower that is growing in the stone. A girl delivers this letter and the emperor realizes that this man could not have him killed and releases him.

Picciola

An illustration of the story, Picciola by X. B. Saintine. Count Charney was imprisoned by the Emperor…

The Glittering Plain is a fantasy story by William Morris. This illustration shows one of the story's scenes. It was created by English artist Walter Crane.

The Glittering Plain

The Glittering Plain is a fantasy story by William Morris. This illustration shows one of the story's…

The engraved illustration of Poliphilo in the garden from Hypnerotomachia Poliphili, one of the first printed books by Aldus Manutius.

Poliphilo in the Garden

The engraved illustration of Poliphilo in the garden from Hypnerotomachia Poliphili, one of the first…

An illustration showing the distribution losses in a small, alternating current central station.

Power Lines

An illustration showing the distribution losses in a small, alternating current central station.

This is an illustration of the Fairy Queen by English artist Walter Crane in 1896. It is an English epic poem by Edmund Spenser. This illustration shows a ship traveling the sea.

Fairy Queen

This is an illustration of the Fairy Queen by English artist Walter Crane in 1896. It is an English…

This is an illustration of the Fairy Queen by English artist Walter Crane in 1896. It is an English epic poem by Edmund Spenser. This illustration shows two soldiers fighting.

Fairy Queen

This is an illustration of the Fairy Queen by English artist Walter Crane in 1896. It is an English…

This is an illustration of the Fairy Queen by English artist Walter Crane in 1896. It is an English epic poem by Edmund Spenser. This illustration shows Una, one of the characters, and the lion.

Fairy Queen

This is an illustration of the Fairy Queen by English artist Walter Crane in 1896. It is an English…

Mark Twain illustrating an Italian newspaper as saying a cop in a theater of opera in Wallace, Indiana, had willed to expel a spectator which continued to smoke in spite of the prohibition, who, spalleggiato by his friends, manifold revolver shots.

The Revolveration in Theatre

Mark Twain illustrating an Italian newspaper as saying a cop in a theater of opera in Wallace, Indiana,…

This is an illustration of a Nursery Rhymes book by artist Paul Woodroffe in 1895. The drawing shows a lady sitting in a park.

Nursery Rhymes

This is an illustration of a Nursery Rhymes book by artist Paul Woodroffe in 1895. The drawing shows…

An illustration of an outdoor scene in ancient Arabia. Pictured are camels, shepherds, and others going about their miscellaneous tasks.

A Scene In Arabia

An illustration of an outdoor scene in ancient Arabia. Pictured are camels, shepherds, and others going…

Mark Twain illustrating an Italian newspaper as saying that one morning a man was standing up in a sitting posture on top of a cart lost his equilibrium and fell on himself, with his left leg caught under one of the wheels of the cart.

Serious Disgrace on the Old Bridge

Mark Twain illustrating an Italian newspaper as saying that one morning a man was standing up in a sitting…

A tally chart is a method of recording data using stroke marks.

Chart Tally

A tally chart is a method of recording data using stroke marks.

The Drake Leading the Lady to the Rescue is an illustration found in the illustrative anecdote book "The Intelligence of Animals". It shows the intelligence of different kinds of animals, and in this drawing it shows the intelligence of a male duck.

The Drake Leading the Lady to the Rescue

The Drake Leading the Lady to the Rescue is an illustration found in the illustrative anecdote book…

Th Sirens Three is a fairy tale about three bird women that lived on an island. This is an illustration about the fairy tale that was created by English artist Walter Crane in 1886.

The Sirens Three

Th Sirens Three is a fairy tale about three bird women that lived on an island. This is an illustration…

Th Sirens Three is a fairy tale about three bird women that lived on an island. This is an illustration about the fairy tale that was created by English artist Walter Crane in 1886.

The Sirens Three

Th Sirens Three is a fairy tale about three bird women that lived on an island. This is an illustration…

The stranger, Black Dog hiding himself and Jim from Bill, the captain in Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson.

Treasure Island

The stranger, Black Dog hiding himself and Jim from Bill, the captain in Treasure Island by Robert Louis…

Sketch of a 16 year old boys idea of what a valedictorian is.

Valedictorian

Sketch of a 16 year old boys idea of what a valedictorian is.

A portrait of a woman.

Woman

A portrait of a woman.

<I>Good Words for the Young</I> is an illustration by English illustrator Arthur Hughes in 1871.

Good Words for the Young

Good Words for the Young is an illustration by English illustrator Arthur Hughes in 1871.