Several etymologies have been given as the source from which the celebrated hill of Montmartre, near Paris, derived its name.
Otto Wustlich: Portrait of Princess Alexandra of Bavaria (after an oil painting by J. Stieler).
Franz Napoleon Heigel. Portrait of his sister Henriette, c. 1835. German Biedermeier.
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1st wife of John Singleton Copley, Baron Lyndhurst, Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain.
The church Santa Maria della Salute is a Baroque church in the Sestiere Dorsoduro in Venice at the entrance to the Grand Canal.
St. Peter’s as the most splendid monument of religion and art
Castle of Thurnberg is the most perfect of all the Rhenish castles. In sublimity of character, the feudal palace of Thurnberg is unequalled.
Cologne, viewed from the water, appears with more of ancient majesty than from any other point.
At this place is the only country residence possessed by the popes, by whom it has been generally occupied during the autumnal months
Emma, Lady Hamilton (1765-1815) was a Europe-wide celebrated beauty, artist and socialite of the 18th and beginning of the 19th century.