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Castle and ship from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 208v

Castle and ship from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 208v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a castle and a ship. Image taken from f. 208v of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Invasion of a castle from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 18v

Invasion of a castle from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 18v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a man attempting to invade a castle being killed by one of the defenders. Image taken from f. 18v of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). ... more

King approaching castle from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 260

King approaching castle from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 260

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a king approaching a castle, in which hide a group of naked people; there are angels on the battlements. Image taken from f. 260 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria... more

Castle and grotesques from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 2v

Castle and grotesques from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 2v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a castle flanked by grotesques. Image taken from f. 2v of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Giant attacking a castle from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 111v

Giant attacking a castle from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 111v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a giant attacking a castle with a club. Image taken from f. 111v of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Dragon attacking castle from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 88v

Dragon attacking castle from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 88v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a dragon attacking a castle. Image taken from f. 88v of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Archers shooting at a castle from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 120

Archers shooting at a castle from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 120

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of two archers shooting at a defended castle; below, two lions carry off children. Image taken from f. 120 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decreta... more

Castle attacked by a monstrous bird from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 95

Castle attacked by a monstrous bird from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 95

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a castle being attacked by a monstrous bird; two men are playing a hockey-type game. Image taken from f. 95 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Dec... more

Archers attacking a castle from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 207

Archers attacking a castle from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 207

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of archers attacking a castle. Image taken from f. 207 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Elephant and castle from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 119

Elephant and castle from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 119

Bas-de-page scene of a soldier leading an elephant and castle (with three soldiers inside). Image taken from f. 119 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Elephant and castle from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 119

Elephant and castle from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 119

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a soldier leading an elephant and castle (with three soldiers inside). Image taken from f. 119 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Taking of a castle from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 319

Taking of a castle from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 319

Bas-de-page miniature of the taking of a castle during the Servile War. Image taken from f. 319 of Histoire ancienne jusqu'à César, part 3 of the second redaction. Written in French.

Taking of a castle from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 319

Taking of a castle from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 319

Detail of a miniature of the taking of a castle during the Servile War. Image taken from f. 319 of Histoire ancienne jusqu'à César, part 3 of the second redaction. Written in French.

Attack on a castle from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 371v

Attack on a castle from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 371v

Detail of a miniature of an attack on a castle. Image taken from f. 371v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Battle before a castle from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 273v

Battle before a castle from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 273v

Miniature of a battle before a castle. Image taken from f. 273v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Surrender of a castle from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 392v

Surrender of a castle from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 392v

Miniature of the surrender of a castle. Image taken from f. 392v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Siege of a castle from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 400

Siege of a castle from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 400

Miniature of a siege of a castle by the Tartars from Louis IX's first crusade, with an illuminated initial 'E'(n). Image taken from f. 400 of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Dreamer coming to the castle and leaving Amis from BL Royal 20 A XVII, f. 82v

Dreamer coming to the castle and leaving Amis from BL Royal 20 A XVII,...

Detail of miniature of the dreamer coming to the castle and leaving Amis. Image taken from f. 82v of Roman de la Rose (ff. 2-175v), la Bataille d'Annezin (a burlesque chanson in 50 alexandrines), beginning 'A l... more

Battle before a castle in Picardy from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 140v

Battle before a castle in Picardy from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 140v

Detail of a miniature of a battle before a castle in Picardy. Image taken from f. 140v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis (from 1270 to 1380). Written in French.

Castle from BL Add 18684, f. 16v

Castle from BL Add 18684, f. 16v

Drawing of a castle, next to the catchword in the lower margin. Image taken from f. 16v of Collection of halakhical works: ~Sefer Mitzwot Qatan~ ('SeMaQ') by Isaac of Corbeil with the additions of Moses of Züri... more

Castle from BL Harley 4379, f. 23v

Castle from BL Harley 4379, f. 23v

Detail of miniature of the top of a tent. Image taken from f. 23v of Chroniques, Vol. IV, part 1 (the 'Harley Froissart'). Written in French.

Castle from BL Harley 5531, f. 8v

Castle from BL Harley 5531, f. 8v

Initial-word panel formed as a castle. Image taken from f. 8v of ~Baal ha-Lashon~ (The Master of the Language). Written in Hebrew.

Assault of a city and castle from BL Royal 20 E III, f. 30v

Assault of a city and castle from BL Royal 20 E III, f. 30v

Miniature of an assault on a city and castle. Image taken from f. 30v of Chroniques de France ou de Saint Denis (from 1108 to 1270). Written in French.

Assault on a city and castle from BL Royal 20 E III, f. 30v

Assault on a city and castle from BL Royal 20 E III, f. 30v

Detail of a miniature of an assault on a city and castle. Image taken from f. 30v of Chroniques de France ou de Saint Denis (from 1108 to 1270). Written in French.

Soldiers Besieging a Castle

Soldiers Besieging a Castle

Anonymous, Swiss, 16th Century

View on a River, with a Castle on an Island

View on a River, with a Castle on an Island

Hanns Lautensack (German, Bamberg (?) ca. 1520–1564/66 Vienna)

Joseph and companions in a castle from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 79v

Joseph and companions in a castle from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 79v

Miniature of Joseph of Arimathea and his companions in a castle, while Simeon burns in flames in the dungeon below. Image taken from f. 79v of Estoire del Saint Graal, La Queste del Saint Graal, Morte Artu. Wri... more

A Castle (on the Rhine?)

A Castle (on the Rhine?)

Jan van Goyen (Dutch, Leiden 1596–1656 The Hague)

Joseph and companions in a castle from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 79v

Joseph and companions in a castle from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 79v

Detail of a miniature of Joseph of Arimathea and his companions in a castle, while Simeon burns in flames in the dungeon below. Image taken from f. 79v of Estoire del Saint Graal, La Queste del Saint Graal, Mor... more

Jönköpings slott. Centrala delarna (Utlånad).

Jönköpings slott. Centrala delarna (Utlånad).

Jönköpings slott. Centrala delarna (Utlånad).

Galahad given keys to the Maiden's Castle from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 97

Galahad given keys to the Maiden's Castle from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 9...

Detail of a miniature of Sir Galahad being given keys to the Maiden's Castle by an old monk. Image taken from f. 97 of Estoire del Saint Graal, La Queste del Saint Graal, Morte Artu. Written in French.

Knight riding away from castle from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 21

Knight riding away from castle from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 21

Miniature of a knight riding away from a castle, watched by king Evalac. Image taken from f. 21 of Estoire del Saint Graal, La Queste del Saint Graal, Morte Artu. Written in French.

Galahad given keys to the Maiden's Castle from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 97

Galahad given keys to the Maiden's Castle from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 9...

Miniature of Sir Galahad being given keys to the Maiden's Castle by an old monk. Image taken from f. 97 of Estoire del Saint Graal, La Queste del Saint Graal, Morte Artu. Written in French.

Tervueren Castle

Tervueren Castle

Flanders (1604 (?))

View of Motrone Castle (before its demolition around 1692)

View of Motrone Castle (before its demolition around 1692)

Attributed to Giovanni Francesco Grimaldi (Italian, Bologna 1606–1680 Rome)

Plate 72: Scylla Watching Minos from the Castle Walls (Minois pulchritudine inflammatur Scylla), from Ovid's 'Metamorphoses'

Plate 72: Scylla Watching Minos from the Castle Walls (Minois pulchrit...

Antonio Tempesta (Italian, Florence 1555–1630 Rome)

Interior View of Vladislav Hall at Prague Castle during the Annual Fair

Interior View of Vladislav Hall at Prague Castle during the Annual Fai...

Aegidius Sadeler II (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1568–1629 Prague)

The Ruins of Castle Merxem, near Antwerp

The Ruins of Castle Merxem, near Antwerp

Jan Brueghel the Elder (Netherlandish, Brussels 1568–1625 Antwerp)

A Castle from Regiunculae et Villae Aliquot Ducatus Brabantiae

A Castle from Regiunculae et Villae Aliquot Ducatus Brabantiae

Claes Jansz. Visscher (Dutch, Amsterdam 1586–1652 Amsterdam)

A Castle from Regiunculae et Villae Aliquot Ducatus Brabantiae

A Castle from Regiunculae et Villae Aliquot Ducatus Brabantiae

Claes Jansz. Visscher (Dutch, Amsterdam 1586–1652 Amsterdam)

The Castle of Unuma

The Castle of Unuma

Keisai Eisen (Japanese, 1790–1848) Edo period (1615–1868)

The Castle

The Castle

Jan van de Velde II (Dutch, Rotterdam or Delft ca. 1593–1641 Enkhuizen)

[Landscape with a castle on a hill and three figures and horse]

[Landscape with a castle on a hill and three figures and horse]

It is tempting to suggest that the subject is the Flight into Egypt. The figure to the left of the donkey appears to have wings. Perhaps Mary is standing with the child, and Joseph, on the donkey, is pointing ... more

Jönköpings slott. Förslag till utbyggnad.

Jönköpings slott. Förslag till utbyggnad.

Jönköpings slott. Förslag till utbyggnad.

Two horseman descend a hill in center, following another man on foot, a castle in the mountains in the center background, from 'Various landscapes' (Divers paysages)

Two horseman descend a hill in center, following another man on foot, ...

Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)

Plate 6: a fisherman carrying a net to left, two horsemen in a stream to right, a tree in center, a castle in ruins to right in the background, from 'Various landscapes' (Divers paysages)

Plate 6: a fisherman carrying a net to left, two horsemen in a stream ...

Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)

Plate 6: a fisherman carrying a net to left, two horsemen in a stream to right, a tree in center, a castle in ruins to right in the background, from 'Various landscapes' (Divers paysages)

Plate 6: a fisherman carrying a net to left, two horsemen in a stream ...

Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)

Kelsterbach Castle near Höchst am Main

Kelsterbach Castle near Höchst am Main

View of Kelsterbach Castle from the river Main, with crowded barge at centre foreground towed by horses; Höchst am Main in the distance at left. One of a set of 12 views in Germany, formerly in an album, now di... more

Plate 7: a peasant woman carrying a child to right, speaking to another child standing facing right in center, a castle to left in the background, from 'Caprice faict par de la Bella'

Plate 7: a peasant woman carrying a child to right, speaking to anothe...

Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)

Windsor Castle

Windsor Castle

View of Windsor Castle, from the south east; a coach escorted by armed horsemen drives towards the castle; a tree in left foreground. Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London)

The Castle Meerdevoort, near Dordrecht

The Castle Meerdevoort, near Dordrecht

Roelant Roghman (Dutch, Amsterdam 1627–1692 Amsterdam)

Pevensey Castle

Pevensey Castle

View of the remains of Pevensey Castle on the seashore at left. Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London)

Jönköpings slott. Plan för Jönköpings befästning.

Jönköpings slott. Plan för Jönköpings befästning.

Jönköpings slott. Plan för Jönköpings befästning.

Windsor Castle, St. George's Chapel, Choir

Windsor Castle, St. George's Chapel, Choir

Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London)

Berkshire, with Windsor Castle

Berkshire, with Windsor Castle

After Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London)

The West Side of Yorke Castle

The West Side of Yorke Castle

West view of York Castle in Tangier from a hillside, with troops in the courtyard; two ships sailing in middle ground at left, others moored at right. Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London)

Boston. March 22. 1672/3 The Deputy Covernour and magistrates adjacent being assembled in Council, to consider of the late awful hand of God, consuming our Castle by fire the one and twentieth of this instant, thereby taking away that part of ou

Boston. March 22. 1672/3 The Deputy Covernour and magistrates adjacent...

Positive Photostat. 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 8.

View of the castle at Oberbürg

View of the castle at Oberbürg

Georg Christoph Eimmart the Younger (German, Regensburg 1638–1705 Nuremberg)