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Red Sea, from the ‘Nasser’ series, Ali Al Jabri

Red Sea, from the ‘Nasser’ series

Ali Al Jabri, c. 1980
Refugee families encamped near Holtville, California, Dorothea Lange

Refugee families encamped near Holtville, California

Dorothea Lange, 1937
Representatives of Foreign Powers, Henri Rousseau

Representatives of Foreign Powers

Henri Rousseau, 1907
Revolt in Cairo on 21 October 1798, Anne-Louis Girodet

Revolt in Cairo on 21 October 1798

Anne-Louis Girodet, 1810
Self-Portrait on the Border Line Between Mexico and the United States, Frida Kahlo

Self-Portrait on the Border Line Between Mexico and the United States

Frida Kahlo, 1932
Southern Pasture, Benny Andrews

Southern Pasture

Benny Andrews, 1963
Stele of the Vultures - Historical Side, Mesopotamia

Stele of the Vultures - Historical Side

2350 BCE
Stele of the Vultures - Mythological Side, Mesopotamia

Stele of the Vultures - Mythological Side

2350 BCE
Still Life, Andy Warhol

Still Life

Andy Warhol, 1976

The penalty of sin remains as long as the hatred of self...

The 95 Theses

1517
The Cathedrals of Wall Street, Florine Stettheimer

The Cathedrals of Wall Street

Florine Stettheimer, 1939
The death of Girardot in Bárbula, Cristóbal Rojas Poleo

The death of Girardot in Bárbula

Cristóbal Rojas Poleo, 1883

We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal

The Declaration of Independence

Thomas Jefferson, 1776
The Eannatum Boulder, Mesopotamia

The Eannatum Boulder

2450 BCE

For the sake of the peace of our times, each one may have the free opportunity to worship as he pleases

The Edict of Milan

Constantine I, Licinius, 313 CE
The Execution of Emperor Maximilian, Édouard Manet

The Execution of Emperor Maximilian

Édouard Manet, 1867
The First One Hundred Years, Archibald Motley

The First One Hundred Years

Archibald Motley, 1963-1972
The Funeral of the Anarchist Galli, Carlo Carrà

The Funeral of the Anarchist Galli

Carlo Carrà, 1910-1911
The Intervention of the Sabine Women, Jacques-Louis David

The Intervention of the Sabine Women

Jacques-Louis David, 1795-1799
The Lictors Bring to Brutus the Bodies of His Sons, Jacques-Louis David

The Lictors Bring to Brutus the Bodies of His Sons

Jacques-Louis David, 1789
The real map of the world (N°1), Chéri Samba

The real map of the world (N°1)

Chéri Samba, 2011
The Visit of the Queen of Sheba to King Solomon, Lavinia Fontana

The Visit of the Queen of Sheba to King Solomon

Lavinia Fontana, 1600
Unemployed, Ferdinand Hodler

Unemployed

Ferdinand Hodler, 1891
Victoria Station 1918: The Green Cross Corps, Clare Atwood

Victoria Station 1918: The Green Cross Corps

Clare Atwood, 1919
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