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Der Jahrmarkt Des Lebens Alles Un Geld
A view of a massive crowd of people in a large central marketplace, surrounded by buildings and tents. Some of the stores are labeled, including, ‘Um Geld,’ ‘La Bourse,’ ‘Kriegs Material,’ ‘Circus,’ ‘Amter,’ ‘Kronen Verschleiss,’ ‘Hochzeit Markt,’ ‘Presse,’ and ‘Besteshungs Amt.’
Studie Aus Italien (Study from Italy)
View of a Renaissance-style loggia with several figures gathered in groups and a few other figures walking around with spears. In the background there is a faint sketch of a building, possibly a baptistry.
Noah's Tisch (Noah’s Table)
A view of a busy scene depicting an old man with long white beard, Noah, sitting at a large round table with many other people and some animals. The table sits outside a small thatched roof hut built under a large tree. Many species of animals and various groups of people surround the scene.
A rose flower in full bloom, encircled by leaves.
A depiction of the Old Testament story of Jonah (Jonas) and the whale. There is a turbulent sea with high cresting waves. A gigantic fish is jumping out of the water and swallowing Jonah. A boat is capsized in the wave and a few sailors are in the water. On shore, several men are running away from the storm. On the left side there is a bird flying over a building between two palm trees.
A print inspired by the opera The Magic Flute by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. In the centre of the image, Papageno the bird catcher sits in a tree dressed in bird plumage and is playing a flute. He has a bird cage strapped to his back. He is surrounded by a variety of other birds, either flying or also perched in the tree. On the foliage below him, Papageno has trapped several other birds in a net. Next to the net a small bird sits in a cage.
Der Heilige Franz Von Assissi (Saint Francis of Assisi)
The image depicts Saint Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals, with a glowing halo sitting in a tree surrounded by many birds and animals (including a leopard, a lion, a llama, a squirrel, an egret, a hedgehog, an antelope, a flamingo, a heron, a parrot, a toucan, a macaw, a rooster, a cockatoo, and a duck). A floral border is drawn along the left and right sides.
A view of the side of a happy-looking donkey laden with a blanket roll, pots, and a fishing pole standing on grass in front of a tree.
In the centre there is a large anteater eating ants off the ground. In the background there are two trees and another anteater who is also eating.
Die Spechte (The Woodpeckers)
A view of a winter forest landscape showing two woodpeckers perched on opposite sides of a tree. The ground is covered in snow but there are numerous brightly coloured plants popping up through the snow.
Heilige Barbara Schultz Unserer Artillerie (Saint Barbara Protect our Artillery)
View of Saint Barbara, the patron saint of artillery in the sky, with her arms open, surrounded by a halo and supported by cherubs or putti. Below her, several artillery men, in battle, are surrounding a large cannon. A border is placed around the image, comprised of different soldiers and artillery men.
Vom Neusiedlersee (From Neusiedlersee)
A view of Lake Neusiedlersee, on the Austrian/Hungarian border, from the shore. There are several small trees on the right side of the print and some grasses on the left side. Across the lake a small mountain is visible. Three ducks or geese are flying above the lake.
A Christmas card with a religious image on the left and a note on the right. The image on the left shows Mary and Jesus Christ riding on a donkey through the woods with Joseph walking beside them. There is an angel flying over the scene. All the figures have halos on their heads.
Der Weltwanderer (The World Wanderer)
The print on card one shows a man holding a hiking stick standing on a hill overlooking a town. The sun shines brightly in the sky. On the other parts of the cards there is writing in German.
View of a man wearing a coat, standing with his back toward the viewer and talking on a telephone mounted on the wall.
Der Wundervogel (The Miracle Bird)
A view of a small bird perched on the frond of a plant singing to a crowd of animals and people bellow. The bird is highlighted by a bright light, possibly the Sun from behind. Bellow, a crowd of six men, two with spears, one transcribing the bird’s song, and one praying, surround the bird. There are also two dogs watching the bird intently and a fish jumping in the air above the bird.
Arrival at Bethlehem
Three figures arriving at Bethlehem, two shepherds in white clothing and another man in very colourful clothing. The man in colourful clothing is riding a brown donkey. One of the men wearing white is on a camel and the other man is standing on the ground next to him. There is a second camel standing next to a white building on the left side of the image. There are hills and trees in the background.
An outdoors wedding procession with a priest, bride and groom, and the bridal party. There are also three guests and a small band depicted. In the background a church is visible. There is a board of violins at the top of the image and heart shaped cherries on the left and right sides.
Der Wundervogel (The Miracle Bird)
A small bird perched on the frond of a plant singing to a crowd of animals and people bellow. The bird is highlighted by a bright light, possibly the Sun from behind. Bellow, a crowd of six men, two with spears, one transcribing the bird’s song, and one praying, surround the bird. There are also two dogs watching the bird intently and a fish jumping in the air above the bird.
Fischpredigt (Sermon to the Fishes)
A monk with a halo around his head standing on a rock speaking to a plethora of creatures that have gathered around him. The crowd of creatures includes, octopi, birds, fish, eels, crabs, lobsters, swordfish, crocodiles, alligators, seals, sea lions, hippopotami, sharks, frogs, toads, butterflies, snails, starfish, sea horses, egrets, herons, ducks, flounder, turtles, and parrots.
A view of an Arabic man riding a donkey, being led by another man. The background is filled with the open sails of a large ship, presumably on the Dardanelles Strait in Turkey. Sailors are busy aboard the ship.
Seeranker (Sea Pirates)
View of a mass of people on a large masted vessel with its sails down. Men are fighting on board of the ship. Some people are on small row boats in the water.
Vogelpredigt (Sermon to the Birds)
St. Francis of Assisi standing on a hill speaking to a plethora of birds. The crowd of birds includes, parrots, flamingos, peacocks, chickens, ostriches, toucans, cockatoos, swans, geese, and penguins.
Niccolò Paganini playing violin on stage at a music hall. There are several lines of music behind him, as well as a mass of figures in the air. In the foreground there are a few figures watching the scene intently.
Kammermusik (Chamber Music)
Four men are sitting in a semicircle around a fifth man. Three of the seated men are playing stringed instruments, violins and possibly a bass. The fourth of the seated men is leafing through sheet music. The standing man has a violin in one hand and a bow in the other, he is holding both in the air and looking toward the viewer. Beneath the scene there are two lines of music written on a staff with a treble clef, in common (4/4) time, and in B flat key signature (B flat and E flat).
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