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This is a painting of a couple looking at their newborn child with their child's caretaker and their children. This painting's theme along with similar paintings aimed to support close relationships between parents and their children.

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A portrait of Catherine Hyde being her eccentric self and wearing her favorite apron

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This series of 6 images displays the unfortunate fall of Moll Hackabout a beautiful prostitute. Created by William Hogarth in 1733.

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Painted in 1770, Johann Zoffany created this painting for the Lavie family. It represents the seven siblings. It also has details in it like a seesaw and a dog, which give life to the painting.

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Prominent Rhode Island merchants and sea captain are depicted in this painting set in a tavern in Surinam (Dutch Guiana), a major trading stop in the Caribbean on the north coast of South America.

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Varenne, the prostitutes name, or at least what she called herself had many wealthy patrons. In the 18th century, As you can see in the picture, the woman is furnishing the house. Many kept women during that time were considered to be "perfectly…

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Jeanne Antoinette Poisson was the official mistress of the chief, Louis XV. She was also a member of the French court and influential till her death.

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The England's Folley is a two part article in an english paper illustrating the ups and downs of money and power. In part 1, the drawing and the correlating poem describes the joys of having money and power and shows a happy, smiling man.

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The England's Folley is a two part article in an english paper illustrating the ups and downs of money and power. In part 1, the drawing and the correlating poem describes the terrible loss of money and the misery of poverty. The man illustrated is…
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