Fireworks at Hemissem
Photo Credit: photo: T. Rodriguez
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Fireworks at Hemissemca. 1650-1651
Wenceslaus Hollar, Bohemian, (1607–1677)
- fireworks (visual works) - Pictorial or ornamental displays of light, sound, or smoke created using explosive equipment typically consisting of a paper case containing combustible material, an oxidizing agent, and sometimes a metal salt for coloring. For the explosive devices, use "fireworks (explosive equipment)." [March 1994 descriptor added.]
- night scenes
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