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[Deer, two bucks fighting, next to a stream]

[Deer, two bucks fighting, next to a stream]

Title devised by Library staff, other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Ehon shahōbukuro : Illustrated book of bag of painted treasures... More

Relation historique de la peste de Marseille en 1720, 1721 - Bandeau 1

Relation historique de la peste de Marseille en 1720, 1721 - Bandeau 1

Français : Relation historique de la peste de Marseille en 1720, 1721 - Bandeau

[Ram and autumn mallow], Morikuni Tachibana

[Ram and autumn mallow], Morikuni Tachibana

Title devised by Library staff, other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Ehon shahōbukuro : Illustrated book of bag of painted treasures... More

General view of Covent Garden looking north, circa 1720, from an engraving by Sutton Nicholls

General view of Covent Garden looking north, circa 1720, from an engra...

Illus. in: The Architectural review, v. 16, no. 245, April, 1917. London : [s.n.], 1917, plate 1.

Jacques Callot - [Trastullo kneeling before Signorina Lucia]

Jacques Callot - [Trastullo kneeling before Signorina Lucia]

Part of a set by Israel Silvestre after the Balli di Sfessania by Callot, 1621.

A touch of the times, British Cartoon Print

A touch of the times, British Cartoon Print

Print shows a woman playing cards with a monkey dressed as a man, two figures in masquerade attend to them, above and in the background are a musician, a man and a woman, and a cuckold, also seated is an owl sm... More

[Project for a circular arcade. Perspective rendering]

[Project for a circular arcade. Perspective rendering]

Sketch plan of arcade on verso. Item conserved and/or rehoused. See Supplementary Material for prior mats and mounts. Kenneth H. Walker Collection. Gift; Kenneth H. Walker; 1999; (DLC/PP-2000:029). Unprocessed... More

De inventeur der windnegotie, op zyn zegekar, British Cartoon Print

De inventeur der windnegotie, op zyn zegekar, British Cartoon Print

"This engraved satire on the Mississippi Company and other financial bubbles of 1720 is No. 55 in vol. i. of "Het Groote Tafereel der Dwaasheid", a collection of Dutch satires on these schemes..." (Source: Step... More

[Paris and Oenone]. Book illustration from Library of Congress

[Paris and Oenone]. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Inscribed in ink on the tree: "ENONE." Van Dijsel (or Van Duyselen) Collection. Title, date, subject, and physical description devised by Diane de Grazia, 2014. Acquisition source unknown. Jacob de Wit's art wa... More

A new and accurate chart of the West Indies with the adjacent coasts of North and South America /

A new and accurate chart of the West Indies with the adjacent coasts o...

Relief shown pictorially. Gift of the estate of Jessica Lee. In lower right margin: Vol. II. Page 39. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes. Acquisitions cont... More

By veele zit de kei in't Hooft om dat men in de Wind gelooft

By veele zit de kei in't Hooft om dat men in de Wind gelooft

Satire on rise and fall of the South Sea Company described as "Satire on the financial crisis in 1720 shows different actions of people with a 'kei' (cobble stone) in their heads, with many engraved inscription... More

[Wild horses running in water, across a river or in surf]

[Wild horses running in water, across a river or in surf]

Title devised by Library staff, other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Ehon shahōbukuro : Illustrated book of bag of painted treasures... More

[Wild boars running, on cliffs, and near pine trees]

[Wild boars running, on cliffs, and near pine trees]

Title devised by Library staff, other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Ehon shahōbukuro : Illustrated book of bag of painted treasures... More

[Fracischina with tamborine dancing with Gian Farina who is holding sword]

[Fracischina with tamborine dancing with Gian Farina who is holding sw...

Public domain reproduction of art print, 17th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.

Luca Ciamberlano - [St. Jerome dying in solitude] / L.C.

Luca Ciamberlano - [St. Jerome dying in solitude] / L.C.

After Raffaele Sanzio, 1483-1520. Bradley collection. Bartsch 72. LeBlanc 7. H.&R. 5. LCB 2522.

[Domestic cat nursing kittens], Morikuni Tachibana

[Domestic cat nursing kittens], Morikuni Tachibana

Title devised by Library staff, other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Matted with no. 2049; prints overlap each other. From the series: Ehon shahōbuku... More

Ichikawa Ebizō, Kiyomasu Torii - Public domain  drawing

Ichikawa Ebizō, Kiyomasu Torii - Public domain drawing

The actor Ichikawa Ebizō, full-length, standing on stage, holding a cannon. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: Hosoban Urushie. F... More

[A large bull or ox] - Drawing. Public domain image.

[A large bull or ox] - Drawing. Public domain image.

Public domain photo of Japanese woodblock print, Ukiyo-e, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

A monument dedicated to posterity in commemoration of ye incredible folly transacted in the year 1720, British Cartoon Print

A monument dedicated to posterity in commemoration of ye incredible fo...

Satire of various financial schemes. Engraving by B. Baron after drawing by B. Picart. cf: P&P - NE55.7A3 vol. II, no. 1629. Forms part of : British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress). This record... More

A scheme of the Solar system with the orbits of the planets and comets belonging thereto /

A scheme of the Solar system with the orbits of the planets and comets...

Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in ink on verso: Whiston's Solar System.

[Male and female musk deer], Morikuni Tachibana

[Male and female musk deer], Morikuni Tachibana

Title devised by Library staff, other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Ehon shahōbukuro : Illustrated book of bag of painted treasures... More

[Tiger near a cataract], Morikuni Tachibana

[Tiger near a cataract], Morikuni Tachibana

Title devised by Library staff, other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Matted with no. 2048; prints overlap each other. From the series: Ehon shahōbuku... More

Missisippi of 't wydbefaamde Goudland door de inbeelding der Windnegotie, British Cartoon Print

Missisippi of 't wydbefaamde Goudland door de inbeelding der Windnegot...

"Five distinct designs. This engraved Dutch satire on the share mania of 1720 and few preceding years is No. 5 in vol. ii. of "Het Groote Tafereel der Dwaasheid", a collection of similar satires on the Mississi... More

De eklips der zuider zon doet veele in't duister zitten veroorzaakt door de onpolitike maan der brn..., British Cartoon Print

De eklips der zuider zon doet veele in't duister zitten veroorzaakt do...

"This engraving is a Dutch satire on the failure of the South Sea Company, Mississippi Company, and bubble schemes of Jonn Law and others, 1720..." (Source: Stephens) Title translated: [The eclipse of the south... More

[Cat with black markings on its fur and a fragrant rose mallow]

[Cat with black markings on its fur and a fragrant rose mallow]

Title devised by Library staff, other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Ehon shahōbukuro : Illustrated book of bag of painted treasures... More

[Wolves and winter reeds], Morikuni Tachibana

[Wolves and winter reeds], Morikuni Tachibana

Title devised by Library staff, other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Ehon shahōbukuro : Illustrated book of bag of painted treasures... More

De verslagen actionist in de stoel met rinkels, overreeden geweest van't geLauwerd Paard van Troje, British Cartoon Print

De verslagen actionist in de stoel met rinkels, overreeden geweest van...

"This engraved satire on the South Sea Company and other bubble schemes of 1720, and shortly before, is No. 38 in vol. i. of "Het Groote Tafereel der Dwaasheid", a collection of Dutch satires on the schemes in ... More

A scheme of the Solar system with the orbits of the planets and comets belonging thereto /

A scheme of the Solar system with the orbits of the planets and comets...

Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy stamped in blue ink in lower left margin: 82A. LC copy imperfect: Darkened, use-worn, losses along edges, mounte... More

Relation historique de la peste de Marseille en 1720, 1721 - Bandeau 2

Relation historique de la peste de Marseille en 1720, 1721 - Bandeau 2

Français : Relation historique de la peste de Marseille en 1720, 1721 - Bandeau

AMH-2479-NA Blueprint for the fortification of the Fort of Good Hope

AMH-2479-NA Blueprint for the fortification of the Fort of Good Hope

Nederlands: Titel catalogus Leupe (NA): Plan ter versterking van fortres de Goede Hoop. Rechtsboven: N:o 15. In de marge: 2e Caap 1720 overgekomen fol. 791. Gerestaureerd op linnen. Door Leupe toegeschreven aan... More

Relation historique de la peste de Marseille en 1720, 1721 - Marque-Imprimeur

Relation historique de la peste de Marseille en 1720, 1721 - Marque-Im...

Français : Relation historique de la peste de Marseille en 1720, 1721 - Marque-Imprimeur

Know all men by these presents, that [blank] have constituted, ordained, and made, and in [blank] stead and place put, and by these presents do constitute, ordain and make, and in [blank] stead and place put [blank] to be [blank] true, sufficien

Know all men by these presents, that [blank] have constituted, ordaine...

Public domain scan of manuscript related to Massachusetts, American history, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.

Eustace Budgell Esqr.

Eustace Budgell Esqr.

English essayist and miscellaneous writer.

Lirios-rio cuerpo de hombre-bejar

Lirios-rio cuerpo de hombre-bejar

Español: Mapa de el bexarano Río Cuerpo de hombre, desde el Molino de Juan Nieto asta la Puente de la Corredera; Y Planta de los Molinos Batanes…, firmado “Ventura de lirios (rúbrica)/ Bejar y junio 18 de 1720... More

The South-Sea Funeral or, the rise and fall ...

The South-Sea Funeral or, the rise and fall ...

Commentary on the financial disaster of the "South Sea Bubble," 1720. Reference copy may be in SSF (Gr) - South Sea Bubble (Financial Scheme). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Captio... More

[Wild boar sleeping beneath bushes during autumn]

[Wild boar sleeping beneath bushes during autumn]

Public domain photo of Japanese woodblock print, Ukiyo-e, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

AMH-2515-NA The lodge at Ponnekayl - Public domain map

AMH-2515-NA The lodge at Ponnekayl - Public domain map

Nederlands: Titel catalogus Leupe (NA): Afteyckening van de Logie tot Ponnekayl, soodanig deselve door de sterke watervloed van den 25sten November 1720 is gestelt geweest. Legenda: A-G Rechts boven: 777. ... More

AMH-5225-NA Chart showing soundings in the river at Batavia

AMH-5225-NA Chart showing soundings in the river at Batavia

Nederlands: Titel in catalogus Leupe (Nationaal Archief): Kaart als voren, hiermee wordt bedoeld de kaart van VEL0388: Kaarten van gedane peilingen op de bank voor de Rivier. Peildatum: 16 mei Notities verso: ... More

Bayou 1720 Veue Nouvelle Orleans Louisiana

Bayou 1720 Veue Nouvelle Orleans Louisiana

Earliest published depiction of New Orleans, 1720, appeared as an ornament in a French map. Clearly it is not a depiction of the young city on the Mississippi River (compare Image:NouvelleOrleans1726LassusA.jpg... More

Het Groote Tafereel der Dwaasheid, titelblad

Het Groote Tafereel der Dwaasheid, titelblad

Het Groote Tafereel der Dwaasheid, titelblad

Het Groote Tafereel der Dwaasheid, Jean Law

Het Groote Tafereel der Dwaasheid, Jean Law

Het Groote Tafereel der Dwaasheid, Jean Law

Het Groote Tafereel der Dwaasheid, De windkoopers met wind betaald, of de laaste zal blyven hangen

Het Groote Tafereel der Dwaasheid, De windkoopers met wind betaald, of...

Het Groote Tafereel der Dwaasheid, De windkoopers met wind betaald, of de laaste zal blyven hangen

Israel Silvestre - Balli di Sfessania 'di Jacomo Callot

Israel Silvestre - Balli di Sfessania 'di Jacomo Callot

Prints depicting various characters in comic performances. Set by Israel Silvestre after the Balli di Sfessania by Callot, 1621.

[Foxes and chrysanthemums], Morikuni Tachibana - Ukiyo e print

[Foxes and chrysanthemums], Morikuni Tachibana - Ukiyo e print

Title devised by Library staff, other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Ehon shahōbukuro : Illustrated book of bag of painted treasures... More

Walrus 1720 - Public domain scenic engraving

Walrus 1720 - Public domain scenic engraving

A walrus engraving, based on Hessel Gerritsz's 1613 Histoire du pays nomme Spitsberghe

Schwerin Apollon

Schwerin Apollon

Apollon with the lyra, having defeated Pan in musical competition, with Pan's flute under his foot; sculpture in Schwerin, SchlossgartenDeutsch: Apoll mit der Lyra nach dem Sieg über Pan im musikalischen Wett... More

Know all men by these presents, that [blank] have constituted, ordained, and made, and in [blank] stead and place put, and by these presents do constitute, ordain and make, and in [blank] stead and place put [blank] to be [blank] true, sufficien

Know all men by these presents, that [blank] have constituted, ordaine...

Public domain scan of manuscript related to Massachusetts, American history, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.

Carte de la Terre Promise. - Public domain old map

Carte de la Terre Promise. - Public domain old map

Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

February 13, 1971, Athlone West, Co. Westmeath, Ireland

February 13, 1971, Athlone West, Co. Westmeath, Ireland

Clean up following the derailment of the 7.30 Sligo goods train at the 46 mile signal cabin, Co. Westmeath...Searched some newspapers online for a story about this derailment, but to no avail, so grateful thank... More

AMH-6171-NA Map of Halmaheira - Public domain old map

AMH-6171-NA Map of Halmaheira - Public domain old map

Nederlands: Titel catalogus Leupe (NA): Caart van de Limietschyding van het Ternaatse en Tidoors gebied op Halmaheira, en de Landschappen Toncko en Kiassa. Vier bladen. Notities verso: Caart van de Limitscheijd... More

Relation historique de la peste de Marseille en 1720, 1721 - Bandeau 3

Relation historique de la peste de Marseille en 1720, 1721 - Bandeau 3

Français : Relation historique de la peste de Marseille en 1720, 1721 - Bandeau

Some funeral verses occasioned by the death of the pious and much lamented Mr. Jonathan French of  Wollentown, in Connecticut-Colony; who departed this life February the 17th, 1720, 21 in the thirty-second year of his age. [s. l.]

Some funeral verses occasioned by the death of the pious and much lame...

Verse.; Not in Evans. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 3, Folder 4.

A lamentation occasion'd by the great sickness & lamented deaths of divers eminent persons in Springfield composed by Mr. Jonathan Burt, (an old disciple,) in his fourscore & fifth year. (since deceases,) left as a dying legacy to his children a

A lamentation occasion'd by the great sickness & lamented deaths of di...

Positive Photostat.; Not in Evans.; Verse. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 33, Folder 59.

AMH-4559-NA Warehouse at Ponnekayl

AMH-4559-NA Warehouse at Ponnekayl

Nederlands: Titel catalogus Leupe (NA): Afteekening van het ingestorte gedeelte van het pakhuis te Ponnekayl. Rechts boven genummerd: 776, dit is waarschijnlijk een folionummer uit een band OBP, de gaatjes van ... More

AMH-5360-NA Pieces of land, a half hour hence from Hangwelle

AMH-5360-NA Pieces of land, a half hour hence from Hangwelle

Nederlands: Titel catalogus Leupe (NA): Kaart van een stuk lands by de Inlanders genaamt Cattoegalawille, gelegen in de Hewegam Corla, in het dorp Degambedde, ongeveer een half uur gaans van de fortresse Hangwe... More

[Two oxen, one under a willow tree and one under a plum tree]

[Two oxen, one under a willow tree and one under a plum tree]

Title devised by Library staff, other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Ehon shahōbukuro : Illustrated book of bag of painted treasures... More

Avis pour l'impression d'un dictionnaire universel F.-J. Chasles

Avis pour l'impression d'un dictionnaire universel F.-J. Chasles

Français : Avis pour l'impression d'un dictionnaire universel, chronologique et historique de justice, police et finance, distribué par ordre de matière, contenant tous édits, déclarations du Roi... rendus depu... More

AMH-5226-NA Chart showing soundings in the river at Batavia

AMH-5226-NA Chart showing soundings in the river at Batavia

Nederlands: Titel in catalogus Leupe (Nationaal Archief): Kaart als voren, hiermee wordt bedoeld de kaart van VEL0388: Kaarten van gedane peilingen op de bank voor de Rivier. Peildata: 8, 9 en 10 oktober. Noti... More

Alexey Zubov - Ceremonial parade after the battle of Grengam

Alexey Zubov - Ceremonial parade after the battle of Grengam

Ceremonial Entrance of Four Swedish Frigates to the Neva after the Victory of Grengam, September 8 1720. Etching, chisel. 49.6 x 59.3 cm. State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia.

Ichikawa Ebizō, Kiyomasu Torii - Public domain  drawing

Ichikawa Ebizō, Kiyomasu Torii - Public domain drawing

The actor Ichikawa Ebizō, full-length, standing on stage, holding a cannon. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: Hosoban Urushie. F... More

[Razullo with long stringed instrument and Cucurucu dancing]

[Razullo with long stringed instrument and Cucurucu dancing]

Part of a set by Israel Silvestre after the Balli di Sfessania by Callot, 1621.

Le sacre de Louis XV, roy de France & de Navarre, dans l'église de Reims, le dimanche XXV octobre MDCCXII. [Paris, 172

Le sacre de Louis XV, roy de France & de Navarre, dans l'église de Rei...

Picryl description: Public domain vintage illustrated book page scan, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

La Californie ou Nouvelle Caroline : teatro de los trabajos, Apostolicos de la Compa. e Jesus en la America Septe. /

La Californie ou Nouvelle Caroline : teatro de los trabajos, Apostolic...

Relief shown pictorially. McLaughlin, G. Mapping of California as an island, 196 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault 2 copies; copy 2 is b&w

13468-Marienberg-1911-Portal der Oberforstmeisterei-Brück & Sohn Kunstverlag

13468-Marienberg-1911-Portal der Oberforstmeisterei-Brück & Sohn Kunst...

Deutsch: Marienberg; Portal der Oberforstmeisterei This postcard is from publisher Brück & Sohn in Meißen (de:Brück & Sohn).This postcard has a unique number 13468 and is available in a higher resolution a... More

Borromini SantIvo Cut, Italy

Borromini SantIvo Cut, Italy

Francesco Borromini's church Sant' Ivo alla Sapienza in Rome. Public domain scan German Renaissance print, art, 15th-16th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Detail of gent-ghent-gand-belgium-antique-bodenehr-map-1720-

Detail of gent-ghent-gand-belgium-antique-bodenehr-map-1720-

detail of Gent, Ghent, Gand, Belgium, Antique Bodenehr map 1720

La Californie ou Nouvelle Caroline : teatro de los trabajos, Apostolicos de la Compa. e Jesus en la America Septe. /

La Californie ou Nouvelle Caroline : teatro de los trabajos, Apostolic...

Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

Balli di Sfessania 'di Jacomo Callot / Jac. Callot, in., fe.

Balli di Sfessania 'di Jacomo Callot / Jac. Callot, in., fe.

Title page showing characters in a comic performance. Set of prints with same title, originally published by Israel Silvestre in 1621. Below title: "Israel Silvestre, ex. cum privil. regis."

Mappemonde a l'usage du roy / nautical chart

Mappemonde a l'usage du roy / nautical chart

Shows nautical exploration routes. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. Mounted on cloth.

AMH-5361-NA Pieces of land, a half hour hence from Hangwelle

AMH-5361-NA Pieces of land, a half hour hence from Hangwelle

Nederlands: Titel catalogus Leupe (NA): Kaart van een stuk lands by de Inlanders genaamt Cattoegalawille, gelegen in de Hewegam Corla, in het dorp Degambedde, ongeveer een half uur gaans van de fortresse Hangwe... More

Segesser II hide painting - detail

Segesser II hide painting - detail

Hide painting sent to Switzerland from Sonora, Mexico in 1758 by Philipp Segesser (1 September 1689 - 28 September 1762) depicting European and Plains Indian warriors. Assumed to represent the 1720 defeat of t... More

Avis au public Marseille 1720

Avis au public Marseille 1720

Français : Texte original de l'avis au public concernant la peste de 1720 à Marseille