Life of the Prophet Muhammad written at the order of the Mamluk sultan al-Mansûr 'Alâ' al-Dîn 'Alî (d. 778/1376). The work was first illustrated during the reign of the Ottoman sultan Murâd III.
Part of the lower half of the map of Rome. Depicted is a central part of the city with a view of both the left and right bank. Recognizable points in the map are the Piazza Navona, the Campo di Fiore and the Sa... more
Part of the lower half of the map of Rome. Depicted is a southern part of the city with a view of both the left bank where the San Pancrazio can be identified. In the lower margin the symbols for the first five... more
This print is from L'Idea di un Principe ed Eroe Cristiano in Francesco I d'Este, di Modena e Reggio Duca VIII [...] collected in an album of brown boards. Four prints are hinged on each page of the album with ... more
At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C. Lacks printer's statement. Facsim. of ms. L'Enfant plan. Original version: . Includes texts containing letters dated "Washington ... 1887," ... more