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J.M.W. Turner The Burning of the Houses of Parliament, 1834 16 October 1834 The Burning of the Houses of Lords and Commons Tally sticks were discarded too close to the chimneys. So, how much has your bad memory cost you? Tally sticks go back to ancient, prehistoric times. One might think of them as the first historic creating devise. Small notches in wood or bone, carried to help memory recall. #art #history #painting

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