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Cavalry encounter from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 380v

Cavalry encounter from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 380v

Detail of a miniature of a cavalry encounter during a battle. Image taken from f. 380v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Foot soldiers and cavalry from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 381

Foot soldiers and cavalry from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 381

Detail of a miniature of foot soldiers and cavalry. Image taken from f. 381 of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Cavalry Battle

Cavalry Battle

Engraved by Master of 1515

[Cannons shooting fire tubes to frighten charging cavalry troops who are shown retreating]

[Cannons shooting fire tubes to frighten charging cavalry troops who a...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: De la pirotechnia. [Veneto] : 1540. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of Western technology ... / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of C... more

[Title page to The arte of warre by Niccolò Machiavelli]

[Title page to The arte of warre by Niccolò Machiavelli]

Title page illustration showing cavalries engaged in battle, soldiers, and armaments. Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: The arte of warre / written in Italian by Nicholas Machiauel, and set foorth in E... more

Battle Scene:  a Cavalry Engagement

Battle Scene: a Cavalry Engagement

Jacques Courtois (French, Saint-Hippolyte 1621–1676 Rome)

Cavalry Charge

Cavalry Charge

attributed to Francesco Allegrini (Italian, Cantiano (?) 1615/20–after 1679 Gubbio (?))

Cavalry Engagement

Cavalry Engagement

attributed to Francesco Allegrini (Italian, Cantiano (?) 1615/20–after 1679 Gubbio (?))

Cavalry Engagement (recto); Concert of Angels (verso)

Cavalry Engagement (recto); Concert of Angels (verso)

attributed to Francesco Allegrini (Italian, Cantiano (?) 1615/20–after 1679 Gubbio (?))

Cavalry Charge

Cavalry Charge

attributed to Francesco Allegrini (Italian, Cantiano (?) 1615/20–after 1679 Gubbio (?))

Cavalry Engagement

Cavalry Engagement

attributed to Francesco Allegrini (Italian, Cantiano (?) 1615/20–after 1679 Gubbio (?))

A Cavalry Fight

A Cavalry Fight

Rembrandt (Rembrandt van Rijn) (Dutch, Leiden 1606–1669 Amsterdam)

Abris der herrlichen Victori welche ihr Kön. Maii. zu Schweden bey Erobervng Freisstat den 1. Avgvsti dises lavffenden 1632 Iahrs erlanget

Abris der herrlichen Victori welche ihr Kön. Maii. zu Schweden bey Ero...

Print shows two birds-eye views battlefields outside of Freystadt, Germany on August 1 and at Altenberg, outside of Nuremberg on August 24, 1632. Indicated on the upper image are different towns and villages in... more

A horseman in profile walking to the left, two horsemen duel with pistols in the background, from 'Various cavalry exercises' (Diverses exercices de cavalerie)

A horseman in profile walking to the left, two horsemen duel with pist...

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

A horseman, facing front, a group of horsemen in background to the right, from 'Various cavalry exercises' (Diverses exercices de cavalerie)

A horseman, facing front, a group of horsemen in background to the rig...

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

Mare suckling a foal in center, another foal urinating in back left, other horses in the background, from 'Various cavalry exercises' (Diverses exercices de cavalerie)

Mare suckling a foal in center, another foal urinating in back left, o...

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

A horseman with sword in hand galloping towards the right, other horsemen galloping towards the left in the background, from 'Various cavalry exercises' (Diverses exercices de cavalerie)

A horseman with sword in hand galloping towards the right, other horse...

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

Two horsemen dueling with pistols, one seen from behind riding towards the left, one riding towards right, from 'Various cavalry exercises' (Diverses exercices de cavalerie)

Two horsemen dueling with pistols, one seen from behind riding towards...

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

Two muskateers with drums on horseback following a procession to the right, from 'Various cavalry exercises' (Diverses exercices de cavalerie)

Two muskateers with drums on horseback following a procession to the r...

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

Horseman in center facing left speaking to a man on foot, infantry troops in a line in the background, from 'Various cavalry exercises' (Diverses exercices de cavalerie)

Horseman in center facing left speaking to a man on foot, infantry tro...

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

Several horses fighting, one horse to right kicking two horses on the ground below to left, other horses fighting in the background, from 'Various cavalry exercises' (Diverses exercices de cavalerie)

Several horses fighting, one horse to right kicking two horses on the ...

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

A muskateer galloping towards the left, other horsemen galloping towards the left in background, from 'Various cavalry exercises' (Diverses exercices de cavalerie)

A muskateer galloping towards the left, other horsemen galloping towar...

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

Beneath an archway, a groom holds the bridle of a horse shown in profile, facing left, the title page for 'Various cavalry exercises' (Diverses exercices de cavalerie)

Beneath an archway, a groom holds the bridle of a horse shown in profi...

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

A horseman galloping towards right with sword in hand, other horsemen in the background, from 'Various cavalry exercises' (Diverses exercices de cavalerie)

A horseman galloping towards right with sword in hand, other horsemen ...

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

Trumpeter on horseback facing right, a group of horsemen in the background, from 'Various cavalry exercises' (Diverses exercices de cavalerie)

Trumpeter on horseback facing right, a group of horsemen in the backgr...

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

A horseman with sword in hand galloping towards the right, other horsemen galloping towards the left in the background, from 'Various cavalry exercises' (Diverses exercices de cavalerie)

A horseman with sword in hand galloping towards the right, other horse...

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

Dissegno di Nitria attaccata in prospetiva

Dissegno di Nitria attaccata in prospetiva

Birds-eye view print shows fortress and view of the city of Nitra (Slovakia) on the hill in the background. In the middle ground rises another hill. In the foreground, above the scene are gathered soldiers on t... more

Der kayserlichen residenz - stadt Wien / von Leonhard Loschge, buchhændlern in Nürnberg.

Der kayserlichen residenz - stadt Wien / von Leonhard Loschge, buchhæn...

Print shows the battle of Vienna, September 12, 1683, with numerous engagements among various forces in the near and middle distance, and Vienna in the background separated from the fighting by "the Vienna Rive... more

Eigentliche abermalige Belägerung der Kayserlichen Residentz-Stadt Wien von der Ottomannischen Porten An. 1683

Eigentliche abermalige Belägerung der Kayserlichen Residentz-Stadt Wie...

Broadside sheet has four columns of text surrounding an birds-eye view image of Vienna on the "Donau" (Danube River) under siege in 1683. In the distance, villages are named including Ebenfurt, Laxenburg, Potte... more

Gründliche Vorstellung und Beschreibung der Stadt und Vestung Erla nebst denen Accords-Puncten welche von Ih. Kays. Maj. eigenhändig unterschrieben worden

Gründliche Vorstellung und Beschreibung der Stadt und Vestung Erla neb...

Print shows a birds-eye view of troops in formation outside of the walled city and fortress of Eger, Hungary. Includes panorama view of the landscape in the distance beyond the town. In the middle ground are tr... more

Umständliche Beschreibung und ausführliche Vorstellung der höchst-glücklichen Schlacht und Preiss-würdigen Victorie welche von der Christlichen Kaiserl. Armee mit resolutester Tapferkeit An. 1687 den 12. Augusti st. nov. wider die abgesagtesten Feinde Christliches Namens die Türcken zwischen Mohatsch und Darda unfern Esseck in Ruinierung etlicher 1000. Mann und Eroberung aller Stücken, Baggage, Munition, und also des gantzen Türkischen Lagers rühmlichst erhalten worden

Umständliche Beschreibung und ausführliche Vorstellung der höchst-glüc...

Print shows birds-eye view of a battle field with troops in formation in the distance. Soldiers on horseback are engaged in battle in the forefront. Title from caption below image. Extensive text in German in t... more

Wahrhaffter Endtwurff des Sigreichen Treffens so den 12. Augusti 1687 von Ihro Röm.-Kaÿserlichen Maijes. u deren des Röm. Reichs Comingierten Waffen wider den Erbfeindt erhalten ..

Wahrhaffter Endtwurff des Sigreichen Treffens so den 12. Augusti 1687 ...

Birds-eye view engraving shows the battlefield outside of Mohács in Hungary in 1687. Depicted are imperial troops and troops of the Ottoman Empire. Includes views of troop locations, tents, encampments. In the ... more

Eigendliche Abbildung des grossen Haupt-treffens so sich Anno 1687 den 12. Augusti zwischen denen Keyserischen und der Türkischen haupt Armee bei Mohaz ereignet

Eigendliche Abbildung des grossen Haupt-treffens so sich Anno 1687 den...

Print shows birds-eye view of a battle field with troops in formation in the distance. Soldiers on horseback are engaged in battle in the forefront. To the side are their tents. Visible in the river are soldier... more

Umständliche Beschreibung dess in Irland zwischen König Wilhelm und König Jacob den 1. Julii bey Drogeda vorgegangenen Treffens nebst den wahren Bildnuss dess dabey gebliebenen tapfern Herzogs von Schomberg und dann des richtigen Grund-Risses der Stadt Dublin

Umständliche Beschreibung dess in Irland zwischen König Wilhelm und Kö...

Print shows two birds-eye views of the fortress city of Ireland and a battle scene with medallion portrait of the "Herzog von Schomberg" [Duke of Schomberg] who was killed in the Battle of the Boyne in 1690. Vi... more

Eigentlicher Abriss und umständlicher Bericht des hitzigen Treffens der Christen wider die Türcken zwischen Salankamena und Semblin unweit des Sau-Flusses den 19. August. st. n. dieses 1691. Jahrs A. J

Eigentlicher Abriss und umständlicher Bericht des hitzigen Treffens de...

Birds-eye view print shows scene of battle between forces on horseback with some riders carrying standards of the crescent moon, fallen horses and fallen riders in the foreground. Behind are troops of soldiers ... more

Siegreiche und fast nie erhörte herzliche Victoria so Ihro Hochfl. Durchl. Printz Ludwig Marggraf von Baaden A. 1691. den 19. August st. n. in Hungarn wieder dem Türcken zwischen Salankamena und Semblin unweit des Sauflusses erhalten

Siegreiche und fast nie erhörte herzliche Victoria so Ihro Hochfl. Dur...

Birds-eye view print shows scene of battle between forces on horseback in battle on a large plain with view of hills, troop formations, wagons and encampments in the background. The Battle of Slankamen was foug... more

Cavalry Skirmish with a Fallen Soldier at Right

Cavalry Skirmish with a Fallen Soldier at Right

Francesco Casanova (Italian, London 1727–1803 Brühl)

Cavalry Charge

Cavalry Charge

Francesco Casanova (Italian, London 1727–1803 Brühl)

Abbildung der den 15. Augusti 1702 durch die Keÿsl. Siegreiche Kriegswaffen wider die Königl. frantzösische Kriegs-Völcker und deren Alyrten in Italien erfochtenen blutige Niderlag Ios. Frid. Leopold excudit

Abbildung der den 15. Augusti 1702 durch die Keÿsl. Siegreiche Kriegsw...

Birds-eye view engraving shows battlefield with large numbers of troops fighting. In the foreground are soldiers on horseback with guns and swords, some fallen soldiers and horses are seen. In the middle and ri... more

Eigentliche Abbildung und umständlicher Beschereibung der zwischen der Königliche Schwedisch und Conjungirten Königlichen Polnisch u. Chursächsischer Armee bey Puschoff gehaltenen Battaille A. 1702 d. 19. Iul. Ios. Frid. Leopold excudit

Eigentliche Abbildung und umständlicher Beschereibung der zwischen der...

Birds-eye view engraving shows battlefield with large numbers of troops fighting. In the foreground are soldiers on horseback with guns and swords, some fallen soldiers and horses are seen. Smoke rises in numer... more

Die von denen Chur-Bayrischen Truppen des 31. Jan. berennte und den 3ten Febr. an Ihro Churfürstl. Durchs. in Bayrn per Accord ergebene Pfältzische Statt Neuburg, Anno 1703

Die von denen Chur-Bayrischen Truppen des 31. Jan. berennte und den 3t...

Print shows birds-eye view of the city of Neuburg on the Danube River in Bavaria during a battle in January 1703. Shown is the city, the Danube River and an encampment of soldiers and horses on the banks of the... more

Eigentliche Abbildung und Beschreibung der durch Göttliche Direction von denen Kayserli. und Hohen Alÿrten Truppen bey Höchstett erhaltenen gloriosen Victori und dess aus dem Feld völlig geschlagenen Feindts Anno 1704 den 13ten Augusti

Eigentliche Abbildung und Beschreibung der durch Göttliche Direction v...

Birds-eye view engraving shows battlefield with large numbers of fighting troops. In the foreground are soldiers on horseback with guns and swords, some fallen soldiers and horses are seen. In the middle and ri... more

Die accurateste Fürstellung der Belägerungs Arbeit vor Landau wie solche im Sept. 1704 zu infestirn Angefangen und den 25. Nov. zu unsterblicher Glorie ihrer Maÿ. des Röm. Königs erobert worden I.C. Marchant delineavit et sculpsit

Die accurateste Fürstellung der Belägerungs Arbeit vor Landau wie solc...

Birds-eye view engraving shows cavalry troops on a hill overlooking a field with locations of troops and activities that happened during the siege of Landau from September until November 1704. Dates are labeled... more

Vorstellung des Sieg beglückten Treffens da der tapffere Printz Eugenius den 16. Aug. 1705 über die Adda setzte und durch dessen kluge Anführung machte das sich Vendome wenden und denen Teutsche samt Stücken und Bagage das Feld in der Gegend vor Cassano lassen müsste

Vorstellung des Sieg beglückten Treffens da der tapffere Printz Eugeni...

Birds-eye view print shows the battle at Cassano on the Adda River in Italy on August 16, 1705. Print shows heavy battle with many soldiers on foot and on hroseback. In the foreground are fallen soldiers and ho... more

Eigentlicher Abbildung der denckwürdiger Action so bey forcirung der feindlichen Linien in Braband bey Hillesheim durch tapfferen und klügen Angriff dess Herzogs von Marlborough den 18 Julii, Anno 1705 glücklich aussgeführet worden ist

Eigentlicher Abbildung der denckwürdiger Action so bey forcirung der f...

Birds-eye view print shows a battle with many infantry and cavalry. In the foreground are fallen soldiers and horses. Allegorical elements in the print include an angel carrying a flaming sword, a cherub blowin... more

A Cavalry Battle before a City

A Cavalry Battle before a City

Francesco Antonio Simonini (Italian, Parma 1686–ca. 1755 Venice or Florence)

Plansch med uniform för Jämtlands hästjägarkår och Jämtlands fältjägarregemente för åren 1779-1845. Plansch i färgtryck efter original av Adolf Ulrik Schützercrantz. Ingår i planschsamlingen Svenska krigsmaktens fordna och närvarande munderingar.

Plansch med uniform för Jämtlands hästjägarkår och Jämtlands fältjägar...

Adolf Ulric Schützercrantz worked during his life in a number of different areas. Among other things, as a military, museum director, cartoonist, lithographer and painter. Schützercrantz became a cadet at Karlb... more

Plansch med uniform för Kronprinsens husarregemente för åren 1758-1846. Plansch i färgtryck efter original av Adolf Ulrik Schützercrantz. Ingår i planschsamlingen Svenska krigsmaktens fordna och närvarande munderingar.

Plansch med uniform för Kronprinsens husarregemente för åren 1758-1846...

Adolf Ulric Schützercrantz worked during his life in a number of different areas. Among other things, as a military, museum director, cartoonist, lithographer and painter. Schützercrantz became a cadet at Karlb... more