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Muhammad performs another miracle by creating a spring of cool, pure water in the desert camp of the Banû Junda'.

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.

'Abd-Allâh ibn Kharis talks to the king of Yemen in a camp, discussing the meaning of the great storm that struck Medina.

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.

Muhammad visits Abû Lahab in his camp.

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.

Iskandar relaxing in his camp.

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.

Midianite camp from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 34v

Miniature of Jerubbaal and his servant Phurah in the Midianite camp, in the upper register; and of the attack on the Midianites with Gideon and his men blowing their trumpets and holding their lamps, and the Mi... more

Burning of the Greek camp from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 168

Bas-de-page miniature of the burning of the Greek camp and of the manning of the fleet. Image taken from f. 168 of Histoire ancienne jusqu'à César, part 3 of the second redaction. Written in French.

Burning of the Greek camp from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 168

Detail of a bas-de-page miniature of the burning of the Greek camp and of the manning of the fleet. Image taken from f. 168 of Histoire ancienne jusqu'à César, part 3 of the second redaction. Written in French.

Entrenching the camp from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 442v

Detail of a miniature of the entrenching of the camp. Image taken from f. 442v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Entrenching the camp from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 442v

Miniature of the entrenching of the camp. Image taken from f. 442v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Turnus and the Trojan camp from BL King's 24, f. 178

Miniature illustrating book IX of Virgil's Aeneid, with Turnus swimming the Tiber, to the left, and fighting in the Trojan camp, on the right, and decorated initial 'A'(tque). Image taken from f. 178 of Bucolic... more

Brutus' camp from BL Royal 15 E IV, f. 36

Detail of a miniature of Brutus' ships by his camp on the Loire. Image taken from f. 36 of Anciennes et nouvelles chroniques d'Angleterre, volume 1. Written in French.

Brutus' camp from BL Royal 15 E IV, f. 36

Miniature of Brutus' ships by his camp on the Loire, with text above and below, and illuminated borders. Image taken from f. 36 of Anciennes et nouvelles chroniques d'Angleterre, volume 1. Written in French.

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Roman Soldiers Fortifying their Camp, from Trajan's Column

This print comes from the museum’s copy of the Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae (The Mirror of Roman Magnificence) The Speculum found its origin in the publishing endeavors of Antonio Salamanca and Antonio Lafre... more

The White King Learning to Enclose a Camp with Wagons, from Der Weisskunig

Der Weisskunig (the white king) is a loosely biographical account of the life of Emperor Maximilian I. The text, composed by Maximilian's secretary Marx Treitz-Sauerwein, is accompanied by illustrations by Burg... more

"The Besotted Iranian Camp Attacked by Night", Folio 241r from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp

Following a rout at the hands of the Iranians, the army of Turan regrouped and planned its attack. Before the battle could begin, the Turanians learned that the whole Iranian army was in its cups, drunkenly cel... more

Pandarus and Bitias Fight the Rutuli Before the Trojan Camp (Aeneid, Book IX)

European of the Renaissance period viewed ancient Rome not only as the origin of Italian civilzation but also the geographic center of a lost golden age. This plaque belongs to a series of at least eighty Limog... more

Nisus and Euryalus Surprise the Rutuli in their Camp (Aeneid, Book IX)

European of the Renaissance period viewed ancient Rome not only as the origin of Italian civilzation but also the geographic center of a lost golden age. This plaque belongs to a series of at least eighty Limog... more

"Assad Ibn Kariba Launches a Night Attack on the Camp of Malik Iraj", Folio from a Hamzanama (The Adventures of Hamza)

The Hamzanama relates the story of Hamza, an uncle of the prophet Mohammad and an ardent defender of the Muslim faith. In this scene, Assad ibn Kariba, a supporter of Hamza shown dressed in an orange jama, take... more

A Pirate's Camp

Anonymous, Italian, 17th century

The Rest on the Flight into Egypt (recto); The Arch of Titus, Camp Vaccino (verso)

Claude Lorrain (Claude Gellée) (French, Chamagne 1604/5?–1682 Rome)

Francesco I d'Este Approches the Camp of the Enemy Under the Pretext of Battle, Although he Obtains their Surrender Without Battle, from L'Idea di un Principe ed Eroe Cristiano in Francesco I d'Este, di Modena e Reggio Duca VIII [...]

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

Peasants in a Landscape with a Military Camp in Grand-Hallet

Josua de Grave (Dutch, Amsterdam 1643–1712 The Hague)