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Shrine of the Annunciation Nazareth April 20th 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Shrine of the Annunciation Nazareth April 20th 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

The Maharaja of Barwani with ambulance cars [Merville, France]. Photographer: H. D. Girdwood.

The Maharaja of Barwani with ambulance cars [Merville, France]. Photographer: H. D. Girdwood.

Incipit of Luke's Gospel from BL Add 40618, f. 23

Incipit of Luke's Gospel from BL Add 40618, f. 23

John from BL Add 40618, f. 49v

John from BL Add 40618, f. 49v

Disrobing of Christ from BL Stowe 17, f. 89

Disrobing of Christ from BL Stowe 17, f. 89

Saints from BL Stowe 17, f. 14v

Saints from BL Stowe 17, f. 14v

Mocking of Christ from BL Stowe 17, f. 53

Mocking of Christ from BL Stowe 17, f. 53

Venus and Aeneas from BL King's 24, f. 164

Venus and Aeneas from BL King's 24, f. 164

Miniature of rural life from BL King's 24, f. 37

Miniature of rural life from BL King's 24, f. 37

[Gutenberg Bible opened to the beginning of the Gospel of Luke]

[Gutenberg Bible opened to the beginning of the Gospel of Luke]

[A dying man attended by Mary Magdalene and Saint Peter, angels, and the devil]

[A dying man attended by Mary Magdalene and Saint Peter, angels, and the devil]

Civliano consuli ac patricio Priscianus salutem

Civliano consuli ac patricio Priscianus salutem

[Blacksmith shoeing a horse while a man with large sword slays a snake in the background]

[Blacksmith shoeing a horse while a man with large sword slays a snake in the background]

[A farmer plowing a field]

[A farmer plowing a field]

[Medieval depiction of earth as wheel encircled by ocean; and surrounding text]

[Medieval depiction of earth as wheel encircled by ocean; and surrounding text]

[Earth, the sun, and moon carried on dragon's back below title in decorative border]

[Earth, the sun, and moon carried on dragon's back below title in decorative border]

[Mobile tank-like fortress in the shape of a dragon]

[Mobile tank-like fortress in the shape of a dragon]

[Mechanical device for scaling towers]

[Mechanical device for scaling towers]

[Portable siege ladder]

[Portable siege ladder]

[World map by Ptolemy]

[World map by Ptolemy]

[Half-human monsters called "wonder-people" and soulless animal monsters]

[Half-human monsters called "wonder-people" and soulless animal monsters]

[Trees with medicinal virtues, growing naturally and cultivated in pots]

[Trees with medicinal virtues, growing naturally and cultivated in pots]

[Medieval universe, with heaven above, bands containing stars, and earth below]

[Medieval universe, with heaven above, bands containing stars, and earth below]

[Plantain shown with snake and scorpion to indicate plant is antidote for their bites and stings; and surrounding text]

[Plantain shown with snake and scorpion to indicate plant is antidote for their bites and stings; and surrounding text]

[Sigismund, emperor of Germany, on his death bed, 1437]

[Sigismund, emperor of Germany, on his death bed, 1437]

Des Humeurs et qualites

Des Humeurs et qualites

[Life stages from infancy to old age with various accoutrements]

[Life stages from infancy to old age with various accoutrements]

[Farmers harvesting crops]

[Farmers harvesting crops]

Du Temps

Du Temps

[Knights, some on horseback, in hand-to-hand combat]

[Knights, some on horseback, in hand-to-hand combat]

[Illustrated arithmetic problem showing man stamping on fruit in rectangular tub and man standing in round tub, with mathematical equations and surrounding text]

[Illustrated arithmetic problem showing man stamping on fruit in rectangular tub and man standing in round tub, with mathematical equations and surrounding text]

[Cultivation and care of grapevines]

[Cultivation and care of grapevines]

L'Aquatinta magnanimo duca

L'Aquatinta magnanimo duca

De insulis nuper in mari Indico repertis

De insulis nuper in mari Indico repertis

[Medieval book collector sitting at desk, reading]

[Medieval book collector sitting at desk, reading]

De insulis nuper in Mari Indico repertis [and] de insulis nuper inventis

De insulis nuper in Mari Indico repertis [and] de insulis nuper inventis

[Earth-centered universe, with orbits of moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, and the firmament in concentric circles]

[Earth-centered universe, with orbits of moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, and the firmament in concentric circles]

[Pietro da Montagnana, a Paduan medical teacher surrounded by Greek and Arabic medical books, and three patients waiting to have their urine examined]

[Pietro da Montagnana, a Paduan medical teacher surrounded by Greek and Arabic medical books, and three patients waiting to have their urine examined]

[Remondino de Luzzi overseeing assistant in dissection of cadaver as students watch in an early fourteenth century anatomy class at Bologna]

[Remondino de Luzzi overseeing assistant in dissection of cadaver as students watch in an early fourteenth century anatomy class at Bologna]

[Illustrated page with vignette showing Aristotle? pointing to the stars in the sky]

[Illustrated page with vignette showing Aristotle? pointing to the stars in the sky]

[Crowned Greek astronomer Ptolemy and his Renaissance translator Regiomontanus, seated beneath an armillary sphere and surrounded by decorated border]

[Crowned Greek astronomer Ptolemy and his Renaissance translator Regiomontanus, seated beneath an armillary sphere and surrounded by decorated border]

Acorus calamus

Acorus calamus

[Plague victim in bed pointing out to three physicians the swell or boil under his armpit]

[Plague victim in bed pointing out to three physicians the swell or boil under his armpit]

Apostel Simon

Apostel Simon

Typus arithmeticae

Typus arithmeticae

Typus gramatic

Typus gramatic

Titelblad met Johannes Teuschlein die zijn boek presenteert aan de bisschop van Würzburg

Titelblad met Johannes Teuschlein die zijn boek presenteert aan de bisschop van Würzburg

De bewening van Christus in een schrijn met zes andere voorstellingen uit het leven van Christus

De bewening van Christus in een schrijn met zes andere voorstellingen uit het leven van Christus

Kaart van de Bourgondische kreits, 1512

Kaart van de Bourgondische kreits, 1512

Heilige Koloman

Heilige Koloman

De Terre motu

De Terre motu

[Decorated initial with bearded man pointing up to the sun, moon, and stars and down to the earth; and surrounding text]

[Decorated initial with bearded man pointing up to the sun, moon, and stars and down to the earth; and surrounding text]

[Blood-letting guide, with phases of moon and points from which blood is to be let keyed to nude figure]

[Blood-letting guide, with phases of moon and points from which blood is to be let keyed to nude figure]

[Shepherd with bagpipes gazing at heavens, with sheepdogs, sheep and wolf]

[Shepherd with bagpipes gazing at heavens, with sheepdogs, sheep and wolf]

Titelblad met o.a. de doop van Christus en een visioen van Johannes de Evangelist

Titelblad met o.a. de doop van Christus en een visioen van Johannes de Evangelist

Liggende Venus in landschap

Liggende Venus in landschap

Het hostie wonder van Amsterdam

Het hostie wonder van Amsterdam

Willem VI, Jacoba van Beieren, Filips de Goede en Karel de Stoute

Willem VI, Jacoba van Beieren, Filips de Goede en Karel de Stoute

Portret van keizer Maximiliaan I

Portret van keizer Maximiliaan I

Simon Zelotes met zaag

Simon Zelotes met zaag

Andreas met Andreaskruis

Andreas met Andreaskruis

[Title page of Pliny's Natural history, with decorative border of dolphins and illustration of St. Michael lancing dragon]

[Title page of Pliny's Natural history, with decorative border of dolphins and illustration of St. Michael lancing dragon]

Saint Catherine of Siena

Saint Catherine of Siena

Pamflet met Catharina van Alexandrië en tekst

Pamflet met Catharina van Alexandrië en tekst

Interieur van de synagoge te Regensburg

Interieur van de synagoge te Regensburg

Titelblad van het vierde deel van Opera Origenis Adamantii

Titelblad van het vierde deel van Opera Origenis Adamantii

Titelblad van Cicero's Orationes

Titelblad van Cicero's Orationes

[Printing press of Joducus Badius with three workers in shop]

[Printing press of Joducus Badius with three workers in shop]

[Architectural elements, floor plan, and elevation from handbook on classical architecture]

[Architectural elements, floor plan, and elevation from handbook on classical architecture]

[Bird's-eye view of a large scale water supply system showing tunnels and covered aqueducts]

[Bird's-eye view of a large scale water supply system showing tunnels and covered aqueducts]

[Milan Cathedral, plan, elevation, and architectural elements from handbook on classical architecture]

[Milan Cathedral, plan, elevation, and architectural elements from handbook on classical architecture]

Musicerend paar

Musicerend paar

Herder met een schaap

Herder met een schaap

Blazoen van het St Lucasgild te Antwerpen

Blazoen van het St Lucasgild te Antwerpen

Portret van Erasmus

Portret van Erasmus

[Design by Albrecht Dürer for 16th century fortification]

[Design by Albrecht Dürer for 16th century fortification]

Het wapen van de Amsterdamse rederijkerskamer "De Egelantier"

Het wapen van de Amsterdamse rederijkerskamer "De Egelantier"

[Four views of heads with proportions delineated in perspective grids, and surrounding text]

[Four views of heads with proportions delineated in perspective grids, and surrounding text]

Mercurius

Mercurius

Diana

Diana

Saturnus

Saturnus

Saturnus verslindt zijn kind

Saturnus verslindt zijn kind

[Interior of a metallurgist's workshop with furnace and implements of his trade; on the hood over the furnace is a portrait of an unidentified man]

[Interior of a metallurgist's workshop with furnace and implements of his trade; on the hood over the furnace is a portrait of an unidentified man]

Fries met putti en wapenschild

Fries met putti en wapenschild

Fries met mannen, vrouwen en soldaten

Fries met mannen, vrouwen en soldaten

Hooghartigheid en Hoogmoed

Hooghartigheid en Hoogmoed

Bevrijding van een veroordeelde

Bevrijding van een veroordeelde

[Telescoping siege machine]

[Telescoping siege machine]

[Underwater breathing apparatus]

[Underwater breathing apparatus]

[Air mattress made from animal skins]

[Air mattress made from animal skins]

Mucius Scaevola steekt rechterhand in het vuur

Mucius Scaevola steekt rechterhand in het vuur

Marcus Curtius stort zich in een kloof

Marcus Curtius stort zich in een kloof

Titus Manlius Torquatus laat zijn zoon onthoofden

Titus Manlius Torquatus laat zijn zoon onthoofden

Marcus Mucius Scaevola

Marcus Mucius Scaevola

De vergankelijkheid

De vergankelijkheid

Rechtvaardigheid en Voorzichtigheid

Rechtvaardigheid en Voorzichtigheid

Sculptuur, zoon van Laokoön

Sculptuur, zoon van Laokoön

Laocoön en zijn twee zonen gedood door slangen

Laocoön en zijn twee zonen gedood door slangen

Dansende soldaat en vrouw

Dansende soldaat en vrouw

Bewening

Bewening