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Dish (piatto); The story of Hercules: Hercules lifts the giant Antaeus clear of the Earth, his mother, from whom he derived his phenomenal strength
Hercules and the giant from BL Stowe 54, f. 30

Hercules and the giant from BL Stowe 54, f. 30

Bas-de-page miniature of Hercules killing the giant. Image taken from f. 30 of Histoire ancienne jusqu'à César. Written in French.

Head of a Giant
The giant and the harlot from BL Eg 943, f. 124

The giant and the harlot from BL Eg 943, f. 124

Detail of a framed miniature of Statius and Dante observing the giant and the harlot in an embrace. Image taken from f. 124 of Divina Commedia (index Divine Comedy): Inferno, Purgatorio, Paradiso, with a short ... More

Drawing of the giant Agelafre holding the drawbridge. from BL Eg 3028, f. 103

Drawing of the giant Agelafre holding the drawbridge. from BL Eg 3028,...

Drawing of the giant Agelafre holding the drawbridge. Image taken from f. 103 of Roman de Brut, a verse epitome (begins imperfectly) with continuation to Edward III; Destruction de Rome; Fierabras. Written in French.

The giant Estragot slays Savaris from BL Eg 3028, f. 74

The giant Estragot slays Savaris from BL Eg 3028, f. 74

The giant Estragot slays Savaris Image taken from f. 74 of Roman de Brut, a verse epitome (begins imperfectly) with continuation to Edward III; Destruction de Rome; Fierabras. Written in French.

Drawing of king Arthur finding a giant roasting a pig. from BL Eg 3028, f. 49

Drawing of king Arthur finding a giant roasting a pig. from BL Eg 3028...

Drawing of king Arthur finding a giant roasting a pig. Image taken from f. 49 of Roman de Brut, a verse epitome (begins imperfectly) with continuation to Edward III; Destruction de Rome; Fierabras. Written in French.

Giant being burnt to death from BL Harley 4979, f. 60

Giant being burnt to death from BL Harley 4979, f. 60

Detail of a miniature of a giant being burnt to death on Alexander's orders. Image taken from f. 60 of Roman d'Alexandre (index Romance of Alexander), in prose, with lacunae. Written in French.

Bach-caracoulouctzi [bash-karakullukchu], ou chef des cuisiniers des jannissaires. Rather to be idenrified as a simple ashchi, or cook, carrying the giant ladle emblematic of his rank. [38]
Giant in a tree from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 5

Giant in a tree from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 5

Bas-de-page scene of a giant in a tree, a man with books, and another man. Image taken from f. 5 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Knight slaying giant from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 126

Knight slaying giant from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 126

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a knight slaying an armoured giant with a sword. Image taken from f. 126 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Knight attacking giant from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 126v

Knight attacking giant from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 126v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a knight with a sword attacking a giant with an axe. Image taken from f. 126v 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.

Knight killing giant from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 87v

Knight killing giant from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 87v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a knight killing an armoured giant with an axe. Image taken from f. 87v of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Knight facing giant from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 87

Knight facing giant from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 87

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a knight facing an armoured giant. Image taken from f. 87 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Head of a Giant
Hercules and the giant from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 26

Hercules and the giant from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 26

Bas-de-page miniature of the battle between Hercules and the giant. Image taken from f. 26 of Histoire ancienne jusqu'à César, part 3 of the second redaction. Written in French.

Giant, Illuminated medieval manuscript
Alexander fighting with a giant from BL Royal 15 E VI, f. 18

Alexander fighting with a giant from BL Royal 15 E VI, f. 18

Detail of a miniature of Alexander fighting with a giant. Image taken from f. 18 of Poems and Romances (the 'Talbot Shrewsbury book'). Written in French.

Bible. Manuscripts. Latin. Biblia latina. April 4, 1452-July 9, 1453. "Giant Bible of Mainz"

Bible. Manuscripts. Latin. Biblia latina. April 4, 1452-July 9, 1453. ...

Opening of Leviticus. No file prints. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Bible O.T.

Bible. Manuscripts. Latin. Biblia latina. April 4, 1452-July 9, 1453. "Giant Bible of Mainz"

Bible. Manuscripts. Latin. Biblia latina. April 4, 1452-July 9, 1453. ...

Opening of Genesis. No file prints. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Bible O.T.

Bible. Manuscripts. Latin. Biblia latina. April 4, 1452-July 9, 1453. "Giant Bible of Mainz"

Bible. Manuscripts. Latin. Biblia latina. April 4, 1452-July 9, 1453. ...

First leaf. No file prints. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Bible O.T.

Bible. Manuscripts. Latin. Biblia latina. April 4, 1452-July 9, 1453. "Giant Bible of Mainz"

Bible. Manuscripts. Latin. Biblia latina. April 4, 1452-July 9, 1453. ...

Jerome's preface to Pentateuch. Rosenwald 5 No file prints. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Bible O.T.

Arthur and the Spanish giant from BL Royal 15 E IV, f. 156

Arthur and the Spanish giant from BL Royal 15 E IV, f. 156

Miniature of Arthur slying the 'swine-eating' Spanish giant on the island of Mont St Michel, and rescuing Helena, niece of Hoel of Brittany. Image taken from f. 156 of Anciennes et nouvelles chroniques d'Anglet... More

Arthur and the Spanish giant from BL Royal 15 E IV, f. 156

Arthur and the Spanish giant from BL Royal 15 E IV, f. 156

Detail of a miniature of Arthur slying the 'swine-eating' Spanish giant on the island of Mont St Michel, and rescuing Helena, niece of Hoel of Brittany. Image taken from f. 156 of Anciennes et nouvelles chroniq... More

Giant leading Caesar from BL Royal 16 G VIII, f. 282

Giant leading Caesar from BL Royal 16 G VIII, f. 282

Miniature of a giant leading Caesar across the Rubicon. Image taken from f. 282 of Bellum Gallicum (Les commentaires de Cesar). Written in French.

Giant leading Caesar from BL Royal 16 G VIII, f. 282

Giant leading Caesar from BL Royal 16 G VIII, f. 282

Detail of a miniature of a giant leading Caesar across the Rubicon. Image taken from f. 282 of Bellum Gallicum (Les commentaires de Cesar). Written in French.

Dish (piatto); The story of Hercules: Hercules lifts the giant Antaeus clear of the Earth, his mother, from whom he derived his phenomenal strength
Trojans Land Near Mount Etna; Beneath Lies the Giant Enceladus (Aeneid, Book III)
Two Verdures with giant leaves, Flanders
Tethys reclining in a giant shell chariot pulled by two sea creatures
Tethys reclining in a giant shell chariot pulled by two sea creatures

Tethys reclining in a giant shell chariot pulled by two sea creatures

Hendrick Goltzius (Netherlandish, Mühlbracht 1558–1617 Haarlem)

Two Verdures with giant leaves, Flanders
Reclining River God, a Goat's Head, and Studies of Heraldic Emblems (recto); Cavalier Standing on a Globe Supported by a Kneeling Giant (verso)
Reclining River God, a Goat's Head, and Studies of Heraldic Emblems (recto); Cavalier Standing on a Globe Supported by a Kneeling Giant (verso)
Study of a giant / Guido Rhenus, bonon. inuen., Bart. Coriolano, eq., sculp.

Study of a giant / Guido Rhenus, bonon. inuen., Bart. Coriolano, eq., ...

Print shows a nude male giant struggling under the weight of a boulder. Title from Graphic sampler / compiled by Renata V. Shaw, Prints and Photographs Division. Washington : Library of Congress, 1979, p. 28. P... More

Bartolomeo Coriolano - Study of a Giant, Guido Reni

Bartolomeo Coriolano - Study of a Giant, Guido Reni

Bartolomeo Coriolano (Italian, Bologna ca. 1599–ca. 1676 Bologna (?))

Simone Cantarini - Mercury and Argus
Colossal statue of the Appenino by Giambologna to left, represented as a giant crouching at the entrance of a grotto, ramps to either side, a pond below, various figures, dogs, and birds to right, from 'Views of the villa at Pratolino' (Vues de la villa de Pratolino)
The Death of the Giant Shankachura: Page from a Dispersed Bhagavata Purana (Ancient Stories of Lord Vishnu)
The Death of the Giant Shankachura: Page from a Dispersed Bhagavata Purana (Ancient Stories of Lord Vishnu)
A giant heaving a boulder at center, other giants to left and right struggling and recoiling against impending boulders, nude figures climbing rocks and struggling in the background, from 'Giove che fulmina li giganti', after the frescoes on the ceiling of the Sala dei Giganti designed by Giulio Romano for the Palazzo del Te, Mantua
The Giant Wheel, from Carceri d'invenzioni (Imaginary Prisons)

The Giant Wheel, from Carceri d'invenzioni (Imaginary Prisons)

Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, Mogliano Veneto 1720–1778 Rome)

Giovanni Battista Piranesi - The giant wheel.
Chimneypiece in the Egyptian style: Giant figures supporting the lintel, flanked by chairs, from Diverse Maniere d'adornare i cammini... (Diverse Ways of ornamenting chimneypieces...)

Chimneypiece in the Egyptian style: Giant figures supporting the linte...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, Mogliano Veneto 1720–1778 Rome)

The Surprising Irish Giant of St. James's Street

The Surprising Irish Giant of St. James's Street

Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)

Land Snail (Katatsumuri); Giant Katydid (Kutsuwamushi), from the Picture Book of Crawling Creatures (Ehon mushi erami)
Utagawa Yoshitora - The Warrior Slaying the Giant White Hihi
Netsuke of Ōni (Demon) Weeping Beside Giant Arm of Demon
Francisco Goya - Giant Seated in a Landscape
A Giant Seated in a Landscape, sometimes called 'The Colossus'
A Giant Monkey in Uniform Holding up Pierrot and a Man with a Whip
[Woman and man digging money out of a giant's navel]

[Woman and man digging money out of a giant's navel]

Ukiyo-e print book wrapper (fukuro) shows a literal depiction of the Japanese saying "hesokuri-gane," or "money dug out of one's navel," which refers to a hidden stash of savings. Page in: Kotowaza heso no yado... More

Irving's Giant Pain Curer

Irving's Giant Pain Curer

LOT subdivision subject: Mythology. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Lithograph by Ed Mendel, Chicago. No date given on card. Date based on date range of other patent medicine labels.

The Giant & the Dwarf

The Giant & the Dwarf

John Doyle (Irish, Dublin 1797–1868 London)

"Mac" the giant killer.
A group of people attacking a giant snail

A group of people attacking a giant snail

José Guadalupe Posada (Mexican, 1851–1913)

Gen. Tom Thumb, Miss Lavinia Warren, The Giant
Gen. Tom Thumb, Miss Lavinia Warren, Commodore Nutt and The Giant
Stereobild av jätteträd, The big trees, invid stuga i skog, Omaha.

Stereobild av jätteträd, The big trees, invid stuga i skog, Omaha.

Stereobild av jätteträd, The big trees, invid stuga i skog, Omaha.

Stereobild av jätteträd, Grizzla Giant,  i skog.

Stereobild av jätteträd, Grizzla Giant, i skog.

Stereobild av jätteträd, Grizzla Giant, i skog.

The Grizzly Giant and Mariposa Grove, 33 ft. diam.
Section of Grisly Giant, Mariposa Grove

Section of Grisly Giant, Mariposa Grove

Carleton E. Watkins (American, 1829–1916)

The Grisly Giant, Mariposa Grove, Yosemite
Dutch Gap Canal, Virginia. (Drewry's Bluff, James River) A giant sling-cart to carry siege guns
Section of the Grizzly Giant with Galen Clark, Mariposa Grove, Yosemite
Under the Dome of the Forest - William Cullen Bryant, Mammoth Grove, Calaveras County - Giant Tree

Under the Dome of the Forest - William Cullen Bryant, Mammoth Grove, C...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 906. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record contains unverified old data from c... More

The Mother of the Forest, 305 ft high giant tree; 63 ft circumference--near view - Calaveras County

The Mother of the Forest, 305 ft high giant tree; 63 ft circumference-...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 904. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record contains unverified old data from c... More

True copy of the original last will and testament of the great stone giant. [New York] Published by P. Jesse. c. 1869.
John la Farge - The Travelers and the Giant
John la Farge - The Travelers and the Giant
Scene 6, from Jack and the Giant Killer, Scenes for a Toy Theater
Scene 3, from Jack and the Giant Killer, Scenes for a Toy Theater
Scene 14, from Jack and the Giant Killer, Scenes for a Toy Theater
Characters, from 'Jack the Giant Killer', Plate 2 for a Toy Theater
Characters, from Jack and the Giant Killer, Plate 5 for a Toy Theater
Characters, from Jack and the Giant Killer, Plate 5 for a Toy Theater
Characters, from Jack and the Giant Killer, Plate 3 for a Toy Theater
Scene 2, from Jack and the Giant Killer, Scenes for a Toy Theater
Scene 10, from Jack and the Giant Killer, Scenes for a Toy Theater
Characters, from Jack and the Giant Killer, Plate 7 for a Toy Theater
Scene 8, from Jack and the Giant Killer, Scenes for a Toy Theater
Characters, from Jack and the Giant Killer, Plate 6 for a Toy Theater
Characters, from Jack and the Giant Killer, Plate 4 for a Toy Theater
Scene 12, from Jack and the Giant Killer, Scenes for a Toy Theater
Scene 13, from Jack and the Giant Killer, Trick Scene for a Toy Theater
Scene 11, from Jack and the Giant Killer, Scenes for a Toy Theater
Characters and Scenes, from Jack and the Giant Killer, Plate 1 for a Toy Theater
Scene 4, from Jack and the Giant Killer, Scenes for a Toy Theater
Scene 1, from Jack and the Giant Killer, Scenes for a Toy Theater
Characters, from Jack and the Giant Killer, Plate 8 for a Toy Theater
Scene 9, from Jack and the Giant Killer, Scenes for a Toy Theater
Scene 5, from Jack and the Giant Killer, Scenes for a Toy Theater
Mariposa big trees. Looking up the grizzly giant

Mariposa big trees. Looking up the grizzly giant

Photograph shows the trunk and branches of a giant sequoia. Title from item. No. 17450.

Scene 7, from Jack and the Giant Killer, Scenes for a Toy Theater
Section of the Grizzly Giant, 33 feet in diameter, Mariposa Grove, Mariposa County, Cal.

Section of the Grizzly Giant, 33 feet in diameter, Mariposa Grove, Mar...

Stereograph showing a man standing in front of the Grizzly Giant tree. No. 1164. Title from item. Part of series: Watkins' Pacific Coast.

Crater of Giant Geyser, Fire Hole Basin

Crater of Giant Geyser, Fire Hole Basin

No. 460. Title from item. Part of series: Scenery of the Yellowstone, 1871.

The Grizzled Giant, full view

The Grizzled Giant, full view

Title from item. Part of series: Mammoth Trees, California. No. 86.

Section of the Grizzly Giant, 101 feet circumference

Section of the Grizzly Giant, 101 feet circumference

Carleton E. Watkins (American, 1829–1916)

Section of the Grizzly Giant with Galen Clark, Mariposa Grove, Yosemite
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