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The Amazing Surrealism of Jacek Yerka 

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Flowers and Butterflies
Attributed to Ma Quan
(active first half of 18th century)

Flowers and Butterflies
Attributed to Ma Quan
(active first half of 18th century)

(Source: metmuseum.org)

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Allegemeines historisches Taschenbuch oder Ubriss der merkwürdigsten neuen Welt-Begebenheiten enthaltend für 1784 die Geschichte der Revolution von Nord America
Written by Matthias Christian Sprengel
(German, 1746–1803)
Artist: After Johann Heinrich Ramberg (German, Hanover 1763–1840 Hanover)
Artist: After Daniel Nikolaus Chodowiecki (German, Danzig 1726–1801 Berlin)
Engraver: D. Berger (German, 18th century)
Publisher: Haude & Spener (Berlin)
Binder: Stikeman and Co. (New York, NY)
Date: 1784–87
Medium: plates: black ink and wash on paper, and etching

Allegemeines historisches Taschenbuch oder Ubriss der merkwürdigsten neuen Welt-Begebenheiten enthaltend für 1784 die Geschichte der Revolution von Nord America
Written by Matthias Christian Sprengel
(German, 1746–1803)
Artist: After Johann Heinrich Ramberg (German, Hanover 1763–1840 Hanover)
Artist: After Daniel Nikolaus Chodowiecki (German, Danzig 1726–1801 Berlin)
Engraver: D. Berger (German, 18th century)
Publisher: Haude & Spener (Berlin)
Binder: Stikeman and Co. (New York, NY)
Date: 1784–87
Medium: plates: black ink and wash on paper, and etching

(Source: metmuseum.org)

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A Caterpillar and Two Moths on a Branch and Two ButterfliesNicolaas Struyk
(Amsterdam 1686–1769)

A Caterpillar and Two Moths on a Branch and Two Butterflies
Nicolaas Struyk
(Amsterdam 1686–1769)

(Source: metmuseum.org)

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LilloWenceslaus Hollar (Wenzel Vaclav)
(Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London)
Date: 1625–77
Medium: Etching

Lillo
Wenceslaus Hollar (Wenzel Vaclav)
(Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London)
Date: 1625–77
Medium: Etching

(Source: metmuseum.org)

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WearyJames McNeill Whistler
(American, Lowell, Massachusetts 1834–1903 London)

Weary
James McNeill Whistler
(American, Lowell, Massachusetts 1834–1903 London)

(Source: metmuseum.org)

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Sconce Representing Winter, from ‘Wand-Leuchter die 4 Jahrseiten vorstellend’Martin Engelbrecht
(German, Augsburg 1684–1756 Augsburg)
Date: ca. 1730–1756
Medium: Etching

Sconce Representing Winter, from ‘Wand-Leuchter die 4 Jahrseiten vorstellend’
Martin Engelbrecht
(German, Augsburg 1684–1756 Augsburg)
Date: ca. 1730–1756
Medium: Etching

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Print by John Lee
A plant with two types of branches: a fan of slim branches with small leaves and star flowers; others hanging downwards with larger leaves and hanging flowers. Woodcut
1790s-1804 circa

Print by John Lee
A plant with two types of branches: a fan of slim branches with small leaves and star flowers; others hanging downwards with larger leaves and hanging flowers. Woodcut
1790s-1804 circa

(Source: britishmuseum.org)

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Periclymenos - Bellis / La clef des champs
Two representations of flowers: woodbine on the left, double daisy on the right. 1586 Hand-coloured woodcut

Periclymenos - Bellis / La clef des champs
Two representations of flowers: woodbine on the left, double daisy on the right. 1586 Hand-coloured woodcut

(Source: britishmuseum.org)

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Hansel and Gretel: A Pop-up Book by Louise Rowe

Hansel and Gretel: A Pop-up Book by Louise Rowe

(Source: polarbearstale.blogspot.com.es)

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Title unknown, Lluïsa Vidal i Puig, 1903

Title unknown, Lluïsa Vidal i Puig, 1903

(Source: Wikipedia)

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Thémidore ou mon histoire et celle de ma maitresse, XX illustrations en sanguine, d’après les dessins de Lubin de Beauvais, 1911

Thémidore ou mon histoire et celle de ma maitresse, XX illustrations en sanguine, d’après les dessins de Lubin de Beauvais, 1911

(Source: commons.wikimedia.org)

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The Maxims of Methuselah by Gelett Burgess, Louis D. Fancher, 1907

The Maxims of Methuselah by Gelett Burgess, Louis D. Fancher, 1907

(Source: commons.wikimedia.org)

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Table 67, Goat by Johann Daniel Meyer in Miniatur-Mahler in Nürnberg; Volume 1; Nürnberg, 1748

Table 67, Goat by Johann Daniel Meyer in Miniatur-Mahler in Nürnberg; Volume 1; Nürnberg, 1748

(Source: commons.wikimedia.org)

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