Collections: Items Tagged "poverty"

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Hiroshige's One Hundred Famous Views of Edo

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    Found 24 Items Tagged "poverty"


    Illustration for "George Washington Jones: A Christmas Gift That Went A-Begging"Parisian Rag PickersThe ReprimandThe Flower SellerThe Poor Lazarus at the Rich Mans Door (Le pauvre Lazare à la porte du riche)Mother and Son or The Question (Florida)The White TenementShe is a Tree of Life, II, FloridaDuane Street, New YorkUnder the Brooklyn BridgeThe Russian MendicantMan Sleeping in Window[Untitled] (San Francisco Stock Exchange)[Untitled] (Shanties and Leafless Trees)[Untitled][Untitled]Tatoneah[Untitled] (Woman with Three Children)
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