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[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 recta...

Woodcut illus. and text in: Aritmetica / Filippo Calandri. Florence : L. Morgiani and J. Petri, 1492. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 234.

L'Aquatinta magnanimo duca

L'Aquatinta magnanimo duca

Decorated initial L showing mathematician Luca Paccioli as Franciscan monk, surrounded by text, and rope-patterened border. Illus. and text in: Somma di arithmetica, geometria, proporzione e proporzionalita / L... more

Reticelle, e merletti / AC I.

Reticelle, e merletti / AC I.

Print showing a full-length portrait of a pasta vendor. Illus. in: Diverse figure al numero di ottanta, plate 15. Title from list of plates.

Spazza cammino (i.e., camino) / Anib Cara. In. ; S. Guillain scu.

Spazza cammino (i.e., camino) / Anib Cara. In. ; S. Guillain scu.

Print showing a full-length portrait of a chimney sweep.

[Hunting lodge with pavilions. Gateway, piers, and fencing. Plan and elevation]

[Hunting lodge with pavilions. Gateway, piers, and fencing. Plan and e...

Watercolor rendering attributed to School of Turin, showing monumental fence and gateway for a hunting lodge or castle, in plan and elevation. No. 16. Title devised by Library staff. Kenneth H. Walker Collectio... more

[Hunting lodge with pavilions]

[Hunting lodge with pavilions]

Watercolor rendering attributed to School of Turin, showing a hunting lodge or castle in elevation and section, and row of 7 pavilions in elevation. No. 8, suite de 11. Title devised by Library staff. Kenneth H... more

[Hunting lodge with pavilions. Site plan]

[Hunting lodge with pavilions. Site plan]

Watercolor rendering attributed to School of Turin, showing site plan for a hunting lodge or castle with 14 pavilions, each having a walled garden. No. 8 bis, suite de 11. Title devised by Library staff. Kennet... more

Le grand teatre de la guerre en Italie.

Le grand teatre de la guerre en Italie.

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

[Title page with vignette of allegorical scene]

[Title page with vignette of allegorical scene]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Antiquitates italicae medii aevi, sive Dissertationes de moribus, ritibus, religione, regimine, magistratibus, legibus, studiis literarum, artibus, lingua, militia, nu... more

A B vue des restes interieurs d'un des pronaos du temple de Neptune ... Piranesi del. et sculp

A B vue des restes interieurs d'un des pronaos du temple de Neptune .....

View of the interior of the temple of Neptune, with lettered key. Title from shelflist card. Vertical crease down center. Planche XIII. Béraldi, 13.

[Village on the banks of a river] / A. Canal f.

[Village on the banks of a river] / A. Canal f.

Print shows a view across a river of many buildings of an unidentified city; a lone scrawny tree and footbridge dominate the foreground. Title from mount. Hubbard collection. Published in: Viewpoints; a selecti... more

[Mountain landscape with three bridges]

[Mountain landscape with three bridges]

George Lothrop Bradley Collection. Constable, no. 25.

Prospettiva della seconda macchina de fuochi d'artificio, rappresentante il rinomato Monte Vesuvio, alquale portato si Plinio seniore il filosofo, e celebre scrittore per of servarne troppo da vicino la natura, ... / Francesco Perziado Spagnolo inv., e dis. ; Michele Sorelló sculp.

Prospettiva della seconda macchina de fuochi d'artificio, rappresentan...

Print showing aristocratic men leaving their horses with attendants and following guides on a trail up the side of Vesuvius to peer into the fuming cones. At center, descending the volcano, are three figures, t... more

À Vietri suite de IV vuës dessineés dans le Roïaume de Naples et graveés par Ja. Ph. Hackert à Rome 1779

À Vietri suite de IV vuës dessineés dans le Roïaume de Naples et grave...

Print shows travelers stopping near a tree on a road through the mountains to Vietri sul Mare, with the tops of buildings, ship masts, and the harbor at center, and mountains in the background. Title from item.... more

[Legs of dissected frogs, and various metallic apparatus used to measure what was thought to be electricity flowing in animals]

[Legs of dissected frogs, and various metallic apparatus used to measu...

Illus. in: Abhandlung uber die Krafte der thiereschen Elektrizitat auf die Bewegung der Muskeln / Luigi Galvani. Eine Uebersetztung, Prag. : J.G. Calve, 1793. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C.... more

[Eh bien, Messieurs! deux millions]

[Eh bien, Messieurs! deux millions]

Print shows Napoleon Bonaparte motioning toward a statue, one of the many treasures he brought back from his first campaign in Italy in 1797, and addresses a group of men, possibly of the Directory. Title from ... more

General Swallow-all-o feasting on a French fricassee!!

General Swallow-all-o feasting on a French fricassee!!

Print shows a gigantic Russian soldier, possibly a gross caricature of Field Marshal Aleksandr Vasilʹevich Suvorov, eating the severed head of a French soldier, another oversized man, a chef, holds a platter co... more

Italia.

Italia.

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

L'Imperatore Trajano, alla caccia / Pinelli inv. e  inc. Roma 1829.

L'Imperatore Trajano, alla caccia / Pinelli inv. e inc. Roma 1829.

Trajan, emperor of Rome, on horseback with spear, hunting wild boar. LC no. 74.

[Imperial stable at Polesella Venetia. Elevation and section ] / A. Bernati.

[Imperial stable at Polesella Venetia. Elevation and section ] / A. Be...

Prospetto e Spaccato della Scuderia ad uso dell' Imp. R. Posta Cavalli in Polesella. Title devised by Library staff. Item conserved and/or rehoused. See Supplementary Material for prior mats and mounts. Kenneth... more

Alexandre Farnese III duc de Parme--Gouverneur des Pays Bas + 1592

Alexandre Farnese III duc de Parme--Gouverneur des Pays Bas + 1592

Alexandro Farnese, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front.

Columns of San Lorenzo. Part of Roman temple of Hercules

Columns of San Lorenzo. Part of Roman temple of Hercules

In album: Genoa, Pisa, Nice, Avignon, Parma, Milan, Verona, Vienna, p. 113, back. No. 220.

Toward Trafoi from Franzenhohe

Toward Trafoi from Franzenhohe

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 46, center, left.

Ortler

Ortler

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 46, bottom row, second from left.

Bernina Pass--ascent from Italian side

Bernina Pass--ascent from Italian side

House and covered road on Bernina Pass. In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, p. 45, upper left.

Trafoi

Trafoi

Village in alps. In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 46, top row, second from left.

Harbor and docks with fishing smacks, Italy

Harbor and docks with fishing smacks, Italy

Attributed to Frank Duveneck.

Ortler and glaciers

Ortler and glaciers

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 46, top row, right.

Valley of Trafoi

Valley of Trafoi

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 46, top row, second from right.

Churches La Madonna & St. Celso

Churches La Madonna & St. Celso

In album: Genoa, Pisa, Nice, Avignon, Parma, Milan, Verona, Vienna, p. 112, back. No. 73. No. 218.

Stelvio Pass--Madatsh Glacier

Stelvio Pass--Madatsh Glacier

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 46, center right.

Ortler

Ortler

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 46, lower left.

Madatsch G.

Madatsch G.

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 46, lower right.

Sic itur ad astra. Rodolfo Afflitto da Montefiascone, un ciccio ad incontrar dentro il pallone / EC, 1863.

Sic itur ad astra. Rodolfo Afflitto da Montefiascone, un ciccio ad inc...

Italian cartoon shows a man sitting on an upside-down balloon labeled "Prefettura di Napoli," using the balloon basket as a parachute. Title from item. Illus. from an unidentified periodical. Tissandier collection.

Mount Vesuvius, active

Mount Vesuvius, active

Photograph shows an eruption at Mount Vesuvius spewing a tall column of smoke and ash above the volcano. Title from item. Caption: L'eruzione del Vesuvio, 26 Aprile 1872 ore, 3 1/2 PM. No. 6103.

Auguri e felicitazioni

Auguri e felicitazioni

A humorous print from an Italian illustrated periodical shows frogs dressed in street clothes climbing out of a packing crate carrying New Year's greetings on strips of paper, while a well-dressed woman watche... more

[Turkeys] / [butterfly monogram].

[Turkeys] / [butterfly monogram].

Print showing turkeys grazing in courtyard, a woman standing next to a large wellhead, and a building in the background. Title from Kennedy. Signed on plate with butterfly and in pencil. From: Second Venice Set... more

Due uomini che attendono alla pelature di un maiale (Farnese)

Due uomini che attendono alla pelature di un maiale (Farnese)

Photograph of greco-roman statue showing two men applying themselves to the skinning of a wild pig; one tends the fire while the other scrapes the skin of the pig hanging over the edge of a cauldron. (Edne. Ali... more

Italy.
[Ponale Road and view of Riva, Lake Garda, Italy]

[Ponale Road and view of Riva, Lake Garda, Italy]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "8778". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at ht... more

Globo furbovolponico-politico-areostatico a prova di bomba e pistola

Globo furbovolponico-politico-areostatico a prova di bomba e pistola

Italian caricature of Italian statesman Francesco Crispi shown as a balloon "Ciccio" hovering above a group of men and women representing the country, the majority, the press, the opposition, the government, an... more

V Italīi

V Italīi

Woman in formal dress, posed, standing near gate.

V Italīi

V Italīi

Woman in formal dress, posed, sitting at table with vase of flowers, on a balcony overlooking a field.

Red Cross dog - Italy

Red Cross dog - Italy

George Grantham Bain Collection. No. 636-9.

[Scene from the silent film "The last days of Pompeii" showing a young woman clutching flowers to her chest as she picks a rose, bas-reliefs in the background]

[Scene from the silent film "The last days of Pompeii" showing a young...

J185325 U.S. Copyright Office. Title devised by Library staff. Copyright 1913 by Photo Drama Co. The last days of Pompeii, after the novel by Edward Bulwer-Lytton, was an Italian production released through Geo... more

Cacciali via! / U. Finozzi.

Cacciali via! / U. Finozzi.

Poster shows a mother holding her child as a soldier, holding a dagger, rushes forward toward flames. Text: Drive them out! Title from item.

La Banca popolare di Milano ... prestito nazionale 5 %

La Banca popolare di Milano ... prestito nazionale 5 %

Poster announces a new 5% national loan issued by the Banca Popolare di Milano. Title from item.

Aiutateci a vincere! la Banca commerciale Italiana / Barchi ; L'Idea.

Aiutateci a vincere! la Banca commerciale Italiana / Barchi ; L'Idea.

Poster shows an Italian soldier holding his bayoneted rifle in one hand and pointing with the other. Behind him, a conflagration. Text advertises the latest subscription for war bonds. Title from item.

Date denaro per la vittoria; la vittoria è la pace. Banca Italiana di Sconto / Girus.

Date denaro per la vittoria; la vittoria è la pace. Banca Italiana di ...

Poster shows a cannon, resting on a pile of coins, pointing upwards toward the mountains. Text encourages people to donate money for victory and peace. Title from item.

Banca Italiana di Sconto / E. Lionne.

Banca Italiana di Sconto / E. Lionne.

Poster shows a soldier and his daughter. The daughter raises her coin bank as soldiers march by. Title from item.

Prestito Nazionale di Guerra

Prestito Nazionale di Guerra

Poster shows a crowd of people on a plaza in front of a bank. Text: National War Loan. Title from item.

Per la libertà e la civiltà del mondo / M. Dudovich.

Per la libertà e la civiltà del mondo / M. Dudovich.

Poster shows soldiers from Italy, Great Britain, France and the United States and their respective flags. Text encourages people to subscribe to the National Loan for the liberty of the civilized world. Title from item.

American poets' ambulances in Italy, 1917

American poets' ambulances in Italy, 1917

Poster showing an ambulance truck being pulled by a winged horse. Caption: Pegasus at work for the Allies. Inscribed: To the Library of Congress, compliments of Robert Underwood Johnson, chairman of the committ... more

Sottoscrivete al prestito / G. Capranesi.

Sottoscrivete al prestito / G. Capranesi.

Poster shows a classical female figure, representing Italy, wearing a crown, armor and drapped in the Italian flag, holding a sword toward a Nordic(?) warrior coming over mountains. Text: Subscribe to the [nati... more

Esposizione Raemaekers / Louis Raemaekers.

Esposizione Raemaekers / Louis Raemaekers.

Poster shows a cocky Uncle Sam, wearing soldier's boots and smoking a cigarette, facing a German butcher wearing a blood-soaked apron and a soldier's helmet. Poster announces an exhibition of Raemaekers' work.... more

[Villa Aldobrandini, Frascati, Lazio, Italy. Water chain]

[Villa Aldobrandini, Frascati, Lazio, Italy. Water chain]

Site History. House Architecture: Medieval castle rebuilt in 1663 and 1667. Associated Name: Hervey de Saint-Denis. Other: Walter Gay and Matilda Travis Gay lived here at the time Johnston photographed. Today:... more

Il lavoro, ecco il nuovo dovere! ... Prestito Nazion[ale]

Il lavoro, ecco il nuovo dovere! ... Prestito Nazion[ale]

Poster shows a woman, the personification of Italy, with her arm around a war veteran's shoulders as she gestures to factories in background. Text: Work - the new duty. Title from item.

Prestito nazionale rendita consolidata 5% netto / M. Borgoni.

Prestito nazionale rendita consolidata 5% netto / M. Borgoni.

Poster shows a frightened man clutching an Italian flag in one hand and a sword in another. Poster announces a 5% national consolidated loan. Details are given.

Per la Patria i mieli occhi! Per la Pace il vosto denaro. Prestito Nazionale / A. Ortelli.

Per la Patria i mieli occhi! Per la Pace il vosto denaro. Prestito Naz...

Poster shows a wounded Italian soldier with blood stained bandages wrapped around his eyes. Text: For the country, my eyes, for peace, your money. National Consolidated Loan ... Title from item.

Finalmente!! / LM.

Finalmente!! / LM.

Poster shows a woman in a red gown (Trieste) and a woman in a green gown (Trento) kneeling before a woman in white gown and crown and holding a sword (Italy); in background soldiers march to battle and planes f... more

Im italienischen Kampfgebiet zwischen Brenta u. Piave: Neuester Film / HRE.

Im italienischen Kampfgebiet zwischen Brenta u. Piave: Neuester Film /...

Poster advertises latest war film "On the Italian Battlefield between Brenta and Piave." Film title is written over a coat of arms. Forms part of: Rehse-Archiv für Zeitgeschichte und Publizistik. Title from item.

Armi della morte -- armi per la vita! Sottoscrivete al prestito della vittoria

Armi della morte -- armi per la vita! Sottoscrivete al prestito della ...

Poster shows two young men working at a forge, changing weapons into plows. Text: Weapons for death -- weapons for life! Subscribe to the Victory Loan. Title from item.

Adelaide Johnson standing in front of marble which would be used for Women's Pioneer Statue, Italy, ca. 1919-1921.

Adelaide Johnson standing in front of marble which would be used for W...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Photograph of Adelaide Johnson standing outside in front of a large slab of marble and near cattle and trees. Photograph published in The Suffragist, 8, no. 9 (Oct. 1920): n.p.

Italy's spirit unbroken / exclusive from Alice Rohe.

Italy's spirit unbroken / exclusive from Alice Rohe.

Images relating to World War I in Italy. One image shows Italian soldiers seated in a outdoor theater watching a performance. Two other images depict Italians laying flowers at the foot of a Statue of Victor Em... more

Attenti! ...veleno! / Zamo.

Attenti! ...veleno! / Zamo.

Poster shows a hand strangling a snake decorated with the German Iron Cross. Text: Attention! The German viper is taken. It is now necessary to pull out the poisonous teeth! Title from item.

In Italy the trains stop at the stations and the passengers get down to buy papers, candy and wine. Note black shirt fascisti with ribbons for service Mussolini claims to have discharged all the useless railway employees but here are three men whose duty it is to attend to the few trains a day and close the doors of the compartments.

In Italy the trains stop at the stations and the passengers get down t...

Photograph shows newspaper vendors at railroad stations and railroad employees closing doors of a train car, Italy. Title from item. On page: no. 1556 (top image), no. 1557 (middle image), and no. 1558 (bottom ... more

[Men carrying coal in small boat, Malta] [Rooftops with dome of church? in background, Italy?]

[Men carrying coal in small boat, Malta] [Rooftops with dome of church...

Title devised by Library staff. (Source similar image in album: LC-USZC4-14923) On page: no. 1576 (left image) and no. 1577 (right image). In album: European pictures (1923 trip), p. [156]. Negative series code... more

In Italy the trains stop at the stations and the passengers get down to buy papers, candy and wine Judging by the numbers of police at the stations in Italy a criminal would have little chance of escaping from punishment  ;  Mussolini claims to have discharged all the useless railway employees but here are three men whose duty it is to attend to the few trains a day and close the doors of the compartments.

In Italy the trains stop at the stations and the passengers get down t...

Photographs show passengers and a food vendor near a train station, police officers at a train station, and railroad workers closing doors of railway cars, Italy. Title from item. On page: no. 1554 (top image),... more

[Trees in a landscape, Italy?] [Men carrying coal in small boat, Malta]

[Trees in a landscape, Italy?] [Men carrying coal in small boat, Malta...

Title devised by Library staff. (Source similar image in album: LC-USZ62-14923) On page: no. 1572 (top image) and no. 1573 (bottom image). In album: European pictures (1923 trip), p. [154]. Negative series code... more

[Villa Gamberaia, Settignano, Tuscany, Italy. Topiary arcade]

[Villa Gamberaia, Settignano, Tuscany, Italy. Topiary arcade]

Site History. House Architecture: Zanobi Lapi, 1610- 1630. Landscape: Zanobi Lapi and others, from 1610. Also, water terrace created on south parterre by Princess Jeanne Ghyka and Martino Porcinai from 1896. Ot... more

Italy, Villa Bel Riposo, Fiesole [i.e. San Domenico], "Cedars of Lebanon" / Frances B. Johnston, New York.

Italy, Villa Bel Riposo, Fiesole [i.e. San Domenico], "Cedars of Leban...

Frances Benjamin Johnston displayed this image in her 1926 Ferargil Galleries exhibition. Title from item. Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). Published in: Gardens for a ... more

[Villa Bel Riposo, San Domenico, Tuscany, Italy. Terrace]

[Villa Bel Riposo, San Domenico, Tuscany, Italy. Terrace]

Site history. Associated Name: Leonardo Bruni. Other: George Gregory Smith owned this villa in 1925. Also known as Villa La Fante. Today: Private house and garden restored, used for the Max Webber Programme. On... more

[Unidentified house, probably Italy. Topiary]

[Unidentified house, probably Italy. Topiary]

On slide: Yellow-gold star sticker. On slide (printed): "Edward Van Altena" and "71-79 W. 45th St., N.Y.C." (slide manufacturer). Slide for lecturing on "Old World Gardens." Title, date, and subject information... more

[Villa Bel Riposo, San Domenico, Tuscany, Italy. Pergola steps]

[Villa Bel Riposo, San Domenico, Tuscany, Italy. Pergola steps]

Site history. Associated Name: Leonardo Bruni. Other: George Gregory Smith owned this villa in 1925. Also known as Villa La Fante. Today: Private house and garden restored, used for the Max Webber Programme. On... more

[Villa Bel Riposo, San Domenico,  Tuscany, Italy. Shrine]

[Villa Bel Riposo, San Domenico, Tuscany, Italy. Shrine]

Site history: Landscape: Leonardo Bruni. Associated Name: George Gregory Smith. Other: In 1925, George Gregory Smith owned this villa. Also known as Villa La Fante. Today: Private house and garden restored used... more

[Villa I Tatti, Ponte a Mensola, near Settignano, Italy. View to villa]

[Villa I Tatti, Ponte a Mensola, near Settignano, Italy. View to villa...

Site History. House Architecture: Cecil Ross Pinset, from 1909. Landscape: Cecil Ross Pinset, from 1909, and with Geoffrey Scott from 1914. Associated Name: Bernard and Mary Smith (Mrs. Bernard) Berenson. Today... more

[Villa Gamberaia, Settignano, Tuscany, Italy. Water terrace]

[Villa Gamberaia, Settignano, Tuscany, Italy. Water terrace]

Site History. House architecture: Zanobi Lapi, 1610- 1630. Landscape: Zanobi Lapi and others, from 1610. Other: Water terrace created on south parterre by Princess Jeanne Ghyka and Martino Porcinai from 1896. T... more

[Villa I Tatti, Ponte a Mensola, near Settignano, Italy. View from villa]

[Villa I Tatti, Ponte a Mensola, near Settignano, Italy. View from vil...

Site History. House Architecture: Cecil Ross Pinset, from 1909. Landscape: Cecil Ross Pinset, from 1909, and with Geoffrey Scott from 1914. Associated Name: Bernard and Mary Smith (Mrs. Bernard) Berenson. Today... more

[Villa Reale di Castello, Castello, Tuscany, Italy. Grotto of the animals]

[Villa Reale di Castello, Castello, Tuscany, Italy. Grotto of the anim...

Site History. House architecture: Niccolò Tribolo (also known as Niccolò di Raffaello or Niccolò di Pericoli). Landscape: Grotto designed by Niccolò Tribolo before 1540 and finished by Gorgio Vasari in the 1560... more

[Villa Reale di Castello, Castello, Tuscany, Italy. Grotto of the animals]

[Villa Reale di Castello, Castello, Tuscany, Italy. Grotto of the anim...

Site History. House Architecture: Niccolò Tribolo (also known as Niccolò di Raffaello or Niccolò di Pericoli). Landscape: Grotto designed by Niccolò Tribolo before 1540 and finished by Gorgio Vasari in the 1560... more

[Villa Bel Riposo, San Domenico, Tuscany, Italy. Tennis Court Pergola]

[Villa Bel Riposo, San Domenico, Tuscany, Italy. Tennis Court Pergola]

Site history. Associated Name: Leonardo Bruni. Other: George Gregory Smith owned this villa in 1925. Also known as Villa La Fante. Today: Private house and garden restored, used for the Max Webber Programme. On... more

[Botanical Garden, Isola Madre, Lake Maggiore, Piedmont, Italy. Stairway]

[Botanical Garden, Isola Madre, Lake Maggiore, Piedmont, Italy. Stairw...

Site history: Bought by Count Lancilloto Borromeo in 1501. Today: Public site. On slide: Yellow-gold star sticker. On slide (printed): "Edward Van Altena" and "71-79 W. 45th St., N.Y.C." (slide manufacturer). S... more

Aperitivo Rossi / Jean Droit.

Aperitivo Rossi / Jean Droit.

Poster showing a bottle of Martini & Rossi's Aperitivo resting on top of an orange with a face licking its lips.

Italian lakes

Italian lakes

Poster showing a lake and mountains, with the bell tower of a church in the foreground.