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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.

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

John from BL Add 40618, f. 49v

Saints from BL Stowe 17, f. 14v

Disrobing of Christ from BL Stowe 17, f. 89

Mocking of Christ from BL Stowe 17, f. 53

Miniature, leaf (4) recto - showing God, angels and graveyard above corpse on pall, in Horae (Paris use). Written ca. 1425

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

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

[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]

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]

[A farmer plowing a field]

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

Incipit liber tercius de vocabulo arithmetice disciplinae

[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]

[Mechanical device for scaling towers]

[Portable siege ladder]

[World map by Ptolemy]

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

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

[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]

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

Des Humeurs et qualites

[Four illustrations of 15th c. daily live from the text of Boethius, De consolatione philosphiae. Dutch and Latin. Ghent, Arend de Kaysere, 3 May 1485]

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

[Farmers harvesting crops]

Du Temps

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

[Jean de Gerson, 1362?01428, full, standing, facing left, carrying shield and staff]

[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]

[Adam and Eve in Garden]

L'Aquatinta magnanimo duca

De insulis nuper in mari Indico repertis

[Medieval book collector sitting at desk, reading]

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]

[Man performing autopsy on cadaver lying on table as 8 other men look on]

[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]

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

The Prodigal Son

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

Acorus calamus

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

[Madonna and child]

[Figure of a woman with raised hand, possibly Sybil in the Sistine Chapel at the Vatican]


[Portrait of a youth, half length, facing slightly right]

Nemesis (the great fortune)

[Hroswitha (10th Century nun, poet, and chronicler) presenting her works to Otto I (912-973), King of Germany and Holy Roman Emperor]

[Deposition from the Cross]

Apostel Simon

Typus arithmeticae

Typus gramatic

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

[Scene from the life of Catherine of Siena]

St. Luke writing the Gospel

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

[Illus. of Knights in armor fighting]

Kaart van de Bourgondische kreits, 1512

Ecce Homo

Heilige Koloman

De Terre motu

[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]

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

The Annunciation

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

Liggende Venus in landschap

[Birth of Eve]

[Knight in armor, with lower body of fish; bordered with hunting scenes]

Het hostie wonder van Amsterdam

[St. Veronica receiving Eucharist from Christ]

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

Simon Zelotes met zaag

Portret van keizer Maximiliaan I

Andreas met Andreaskruis

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

Interieur van de synagoge te Regensburg

Pamflet met Catharina van Alexandrië en tekst

Titelblad van het vierde deel van Opera Origenis Adamantii

Titelblad van Cicero's Orationes

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

[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]

A pariquadrata superficie humai corporis perdistincta eo naturali centro umbilici circulum excipere - et in eo quadratum minorem inscribere, fig. a

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

[Title page of De arte supputandi, book four; with decorated border including men inside tent, Scaevola and Porsenna]

Musicerend paar

[Title page with woodcut, showing 4 horsemen in Diego del Casstillo, Tractatus de duello. Turin, A. Ranotum, 1525 (Law)]

Herder met een schaap

Blazoen van het St Lucasgild te Antwerpen

Portret van Erasmus