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*''[[Notes from Underground]]'' (1864) - Fyodor Dostoyevsky *''[[Notes from Underground]]'' (1864) - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
-*The 1864 edition of Webster's Dictionary defined pornography as "licentious painting employed to decorate the walls of rooms sacred to bacchanalian orgies, ...+*The 1864 edition of Webster's Dictionary published the first definition of [[pornography]] as ""licentious painting employed to decorate the walls of rooms sacred to bacchanalian orgies, examples of which exist in Pompeii."
*[[Gustave Moreau]], Oedipus and the Sphinx; painting *[[Gustave Moreau]], Oedipus and the Sphinx; painting
*Charles Baudelaire meets Félicien Rops *Charles Baudelaire meets Félicien Rops

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At the Theater (The Melodrama) (c. 1860-64) - Honoré Daumier
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At the Theater (The Melodrama) (c. 1860-64) - Honoré Daumier
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This Year, Venuses Again... Always Venuses! (1864) - Honoré Daumier

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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.
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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.

Art and culture

  • Notes from Underground (1864) - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • The 1864 edition of Webster's Dictionary published the first definition of pornography as ""licentious painting employed to decorate the walls of rooms sacred to bacchanalian orgies, examples of which exist in Pompeii."
  • Gustave Moreau, Oedipus and the Sphinx; painting
  • Charles Baudelaire meets Félicien Rops

Births

  • Max Weber, German political economist and sociologist.
  • Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (1864 - 1901)
  • Richard Strauss (1864 - 1949)

Deaths




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