Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities
Stacey Grimaldi, The Toilet, London, 1821. The original issue of a book form that was popular in England and then republished in the United States in the 1820s. A set of virtues is taught using illustrations of items found on a lady's dressing table (the "toilet" of the title), each revealed with the lift of a delicate flap. This copy was the property of the author.
December 21, 2007
Brochure for appearance of Barnum & Bailey's show in Paris, 1901-1902, including chariot races with four horse teams.
December 14, 2007
from The Situationist Times #2 (1962)
December 10, 2007
Collage pages from H.D.'s scrapbook combining classical figures with photographs of H.D. and friends. (YCAL MSS 24, Folder 1430)
December 6, 2007
A view out the window of Room 26, 4:28 p.m., December 3, 2007.
December 4, 2007
Poster by Asger Jorn (1968) [Click for larger size]
December 2, 2007
New acquisitions, unique documents, and visual and textual curiosities from the collections.