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The best pictures from ‘The Illustrated Times’, 100

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We have selected three of the best pictures from ‘The Illustrated Times’, a nineteenth-century illustrated newspaper and rich source of remarkable engravings.
The first picture shows a column of French refugees, peasants fleeing war and seeking refuge in Paris.

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The late Stampede of Peasants into Paris by D H Friston

The second picture shows The Leviathan and the Cradles.

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The Leviathan, the Cradles

The third picture shows a Sale of Objects of Virtu in Paris.

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Sale of Objects of Virtu in Paris by Gustave Dore

High-resolution scans of all the illustrations from ‘The Illustrated Times’ (London 1855-1866) can be found in the Look and Learn picture library.

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