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"On the field of Lützen on the same day / Gustavus Adolphus lay in his blood.” - The Death of the Leu von Mitternacht

"The Arabian Nights Man" - Golden Age Illustrator Edmund Dulac

The painter of English Enlightenment and Industrialisation - Joseph Wright of Derby

"The idea of the victory of the spirit over secular power attracted me as a Pole" - The subversibly sensuous paintings of Henryk Siemiradzki

The Battle of Havana in 1762 - How Cuba's capital became British for 11 months