All The Great Explorers
The Wine of Saint Martin’s Day, Pieter Bruegel the Elder, circa 1565–1568.
 

The Wine of Saint Martin’s Day, Pieter Bruegel the Elder, circa 1565–1568.

 

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Passenger Pigeon, Gérard DuBois, 2014. 

Passenger Pigeon, Gérard DuBois, 2014. 

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Man Proposes, God Disposes, Edwin Henry Landseer, 1864.
A depiction of the supposed fate of British Arctic explorer, Captain Sir John Franklin.

Man Proposes, God Disposes, Edwin Henry Landseer, 1864.

A depiction of the supposed fate of British Arctic explorer, Captain Sir John Franklin.

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Stephanoaetus coronatus, African crowned eagle, from Illustrations of the Zoology of South Africa by Andrew Smith, 1838.

Stephanoaetus coronatus, African crowned eagle, from Illustrations of the Zoology of South Africa by Andrew Smith, 1838.

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Above the Narrows, Andrew Wyeth, 1960.

Above the Narrows, Andrew Wyeth, 1960.

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The Virgin, Andrew Wyeth, 1969.

The Virgin, Andrew Wyeth, 1969.

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The Wake of the Ferry, John Sloan, 1907.
Sloan observed that “optimistic people go to the front of the boat; the depressed stand in the stern.”

The Wake of the Ferry, John Sloan, 1907.

Sloan observed that “optimistic people go to the front of the boat; the depressed stand in the stern.”

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Man With a Plow, Bill Taylor, circa 1939-1942.

Man With a Plow, Bill Taylor, circa 1939-1942.

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Lincoln examining Seth Kinman’s rifle, while accepting an elkhorn chair. Alfred Waud, 1864.

Lincoln examining Seth Kinman’s rifle, while accepting an elkhorn chair. Alfred Waud, 1864.

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The Ya-Te-Veo, or Carnivorous Plant from the book Sea and Land, J. W. Buel, 1887.

The Ya-Te-Veo, or Carnivorous Plant from the book Sea and Land, J. W. Buel, 1887.

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