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King David and the three heroes from BL Eg 1070, f. 139

King David and the three heroes from BL Eg 1070, f. 139

Detail of a full-page miniature of the three heroes bringing King David a cup of water from the well of Bethlehem. Image taken from f. 139 of Book of Hours, Use of Paris ('The Hours of René d'Anjou').

The Three Heathen Heroes (Die Drei Guten Haiden), from Heroes and Heroines

The Three Heathen Heroes (Die Drei Guten Haiden), from Heroes and Hero...

Standing, from left to right, are Hector, Alexander the Great, and Julius Caesar, each fully armored and holding coat of arms. From a series of six woodcuts each with groupings of three heroes or heroines. Hans... more

The Three Jewish Heroes (Die Drei Guten Juden), from Heroes and Heroines

The Three Jewish Heroes (Die Drei Guten Juden), from Heroes and Heroin...

Standing, from left to right, are Joshua, King David, and Judah Maccabee, each fully armored and accompanied by their coat of arms. The architectural border was added by Weiditz and does not appear in the first... more

The Three Jewish Heroes (Die Drei Guten Juden), from Heroes and Heroines

The Three Jewish Heroes (Die Drei Guten Juden), from Heroes and Heroin...

Standing, from left to right, are Joshua, King David, and Judah Maccabee, each fully armored and accompanied by their coat of arms. From a series of six woodcuts each with groupings of three heroes or heroines.... more

The Three Christian Heroines (Drei Gut Kristin), from Heroes and Heroines

The Three Christian Heroines (Drei Gut Kristin), from Heroes and Heroi...

At left, Saint Helena wearing the imperial crown and holding up a cross; at center, Saint Brigit holding a processional cross; at right, Saint Elisabeth with a stein. Below, three coats of arms. From a series o... more

The Three Heathen Heroines (Drei Gut Haidin), from Heroes and Heroines

The Three Heathen Heroines (Drei Gut Haidin), from Heroes and Heroines

Standing, from left to right, are Lucretia (with a sword), Veturia (with a necklace), and Virginia (with the model of a building). On the ground at the feet of each figure is a shield with a coat of arms. From ... more

Joshua, David, and Judas Maccabee, from The Nine Heroes

Joshua, David, and Judas Maccabee, from The Nine Heroes

Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, Leiden ca. 1494–1533 Leiden)

Hector, Alexander, Julius Caesar, from the Nine Heroes

Hector, Alexander, Julius Caesar, from the Nine Heroes

Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, Leiden ca. 1494–1533 Leiden)

Titus Manlius, from Roman Heroes

Titus Manlius, from Roman Heroes

Georg Pencz (German, Wroclaw ca. 1500–1550 Leipzig)

Attilius Regulus, from Roman Heroes

Attilius Regulus, from Roman Heroes

Georg Pencz (German, Wroclaw ca. 1500–1550 Leipzig)

Titus Manlius, from Roman Heroes

Titus Manlius, from Roman Heroes

Georg Pencz (German, Wroclaw ca. 1500–1550 Leipzig)

Mucius Scaevola and Porsenna, from Roman Heroes

Mucius Scaevola and Porsenna, from Roman Heroes

Georg Pencz (German, Wroclaw ca. 1500–1550 Leipzig)

"Hamza's Heroes Fight in Support of Qasim and Badi'uzzaman", Folio from a Hamzanama (The Adventures of Hamza)

"Hamza's Heroes Fight in Support of Qasim and Badi'uzzaman", Folio fro...

The Hamzanama relates the story of Hamza, an uncle of the prophet Mohammad and an ardent defender of Muslim faith. In this folio, two of Hamza’s allies, Qazim and Badiʿuzzaman fight under a pavilion. The scene ... more

Mucius Scaevola, from the series The Roman Heroes

Mucius Scaevola, from the series The Roman Heroes

Hendrick Goltzius (Netherlandish, Mühlbracht 1558–1617 Haarlem)

Horatius Cocles, from the series The Roman Heroes

Horatius Cocles, from the series The Roman Heroes

Hendrick Goltzius (Netherlandish, Mühlbracht 1558–1617 Haarlem)

Marcus Valerius, from the series The Roman Heroes

Marcus Valerius, from the series The Roman Heroes

Hendrick Goltzius (Netherlandish, Mühlbracht 1558–1617 Haarlem)

Marcus Curtius, from the series The Roman Heroes

Marcus Curtius, from the series The Roman Heroes

Hendrick Goltzius (Netherlandish, Mühlbracht 1558–1617 Haarlem)

Calphurnius, from the series The Roman Heroes

Calphurnius, from the series The Roman Heroes

Hendrick Goltzius (Netherlandish, Mühlbracht 1558–1617 Haarlem)

Fame and History, from the series The Roman Heroes

Fame and History, from the series The Roman Heroes

Hendrick Goltzius (Netherlandish, Mühlbracht 1558–1617 Haarlem)

Titus Manlius Torquatus, from the series The Roman Heroes

Titus Manlius Torquatus, from the series The Roman Heroes

Hendrick Goltzius (Netherlandish, Mühlbracht 1558–1617 Haarlem)

Titus Manlius, from the series The Roman Heroes

Titus Manlius, from the series The Roman Heroes

Hendrick Goltzius (Netherlandish, Mühlbracht 1558–1617 Haarlem)

Jahel from Heroes and Heroines of the Old Testament

Jahel from Heroes and Heroines of the Old Testament

Nicolaes Braeu (Netherlandish, active Haarlem, ca. 1586–died 1600)

Samson from Heroes and Heroines of the Old Testament

Samson from Heroes and Heroines of the Old Testament

Nicolaes Braeu (Netherlandish, active Haarlem, ca. 1586–died 1600)

David from Heroes and Heroines of the Old Testament

David from Heroes and Heroines of the Old Testament

Nicolaes Braeu (Netherlandish, active Haarlem, ca. 1586–died 1600)

Judith from Heroes and Heroines of the Old Testament

Judith from Heroes and Heroines of the Old Testament

Nicolaes Braeu (Netherlandish, active Haarlem, ca. 1586–died 1600)

The Three Heroes of Shoku (Shu): Emperor Ryubi (Liu Fei) and His Friends Kwan-u (Kwan Yu) and Chohi (Chang Fei)

The Three Heroes of Shoku (Shu): Emperor Ryubi (Liu Fei) and His Frien...

Yashima Gakutei (Japanese, 1786?–1868) Edo period (1615–1868)

Kintarō no yatsushi kusakari sanro[?]

Kintarō no yatsushi kusakari sanro[?]

Print shows Kintarō, a young boy with legendary strength, transformed as Sanro, playing a flute while sitting on the back of a bull.

The Actors Sawamura Sōjūrō III holding Sword Aloft, and Arashi Shichigorō III as Fighting Heroes

The Actors Sawamura Sōjūrō III holding Sword Aloft, and Arashi Shichig...

Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese, 1769–1825) Edo period (1615–1868)

Gyōja Bushō

Gyōja Bushō

Print shows a woman, wearing kimono with a tiger design identifying her as Gyōja Bushō, holding a toy on a string, playing with a cat.

Watōnai

Watōnai

Print shows a man, Watōnai (Coxinga), riding on a tiger with group of musicians following.

map from "A Full and Circumstantial Account of the Memorable Battle of Waterloo: the second restoration of Louis XVIII; and the deportation of Napoleon Buonaparte to the island of St. Helena and every recent particular relative to his conduct and mode of life in his exile. Together with an interesting account of the affairs of France, and biographical sketches of the most distinguished Waterloo heroes. Embellished with engravings"

map from "A Full and Circumstantial Account of the Memorable Battle of...

This image has been taken from scan 000064 from "A Full and Circumstantial Account of the Memorable Battle of Waterloo: the second restoration of Louis XVIII; and the deportation of Napoleon Buonaparte to the i... more

Monday after the "Great St. Leger." or Heroes of the turf paying & recieving [sic] at Tattersalls / drawn & engraved by R. Cruikshank.

Monday after the "Great St. Leger." or Heroes of the turf paying & rec...

Quadrangle at Tattersalls filled with groups of betting men including Mr. Tanfield, Lord Sefton, Col. Hylton Jolliffe, Sir L. Skeffington, and John Gully, the ex-pugilist. A Jewish man sells wares from a basket... more

Three Heroes of the Water Margin Capture the Bandit Queen Ichijōsei

Three Heroes of the Water Margin Capture the Bandit Queen Ichijōsei

Shunbaisai Hokuei (Japanese, died 1837) Edo period (1615–1868)

Naval heroes of the United States / Kelloggs & Thayer, 144 Fulton Street, New York.

Naval heroes of the United States / Kelloggs & Thayer, 144 Fulton Stre...

Print shows portraits of American naval heroes in oval, among nautical motifs; clockwise from top center: Decatur, MacDonough, Preble, Barney, Barry, Dale, Bainbridge, and Perry.

Picture Book on Heroes of China and Japan (Ehon wakan no homare)

Picture Book on Heroes of China and Japan (Ehon wakan no homare)

Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, Tokyo (Edo) 1760–1849 Tokyo (Edo)) Edo period (1615–1868)

The Illustrated American Biography; containing correct Portraits and Brief Notices of the Principal Actors in American History, embracing distinguished women, naval and military heroes, statesmen, civilians, jurists, divines authors and artists...
map from "The History of the Civil War in the United States ... containing ... biographical sketches of its heroes ... Revised and completed by ... L. P. Brockett. Illustrated, etc"

map from "The History of the Civil War in the United States ... contai...

This image has been taken from scan 000722 from "The History of the Civil War in the United States ... containing ... biographical sketches of its heroes ... Revised and completed by ... L. P. Brockett. Illustr... more

map from "The History of the Civil War in the United States ... containing ... biographical sketches of its heroes ... Revised and completed by ... L. P. Brockett. Illustrated, etc"

map from "The History of the Civil War in the United States ... contai...

This image has been taken from scan 001128 from "The History of the Civil War in the United States ... containing ... biographical sketches of its heroes ... Revised and completed by ... L. P. Brockett. Illustr... more

map from "The History of the Civil War in the United States ... containing ... biographical sketches of its heroes ... Revised and completed by ... L. P. Brockett. Illustrated, etc"

map from "The History of the Civil War in the United States ... contai...

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map from "The History of the Civil War in the United States ... containing ... biographical sketches of its heroes ... Revised and completed by ... L. P. Brockett. Illustrated, etc"

map from "The History of the Civil War in the United States ... contai...

This image has been taken from scan 001077 from "The History of the Civil War in the United States ... containing ... biographical sketches of its heroes ... Revised and completed by ... L. P. Brockett. Illustr... more

map from "The History of the Civil War in the United States ... containing ... biographical sketches of its heroes ... Revised and completed by ... L. P. Brockett. Illustrated, etc"

map from "The History of the Civil War in the United States ... contai...

This image has been taken from scan 000757 from "The History of the Civil War in the United States ... containing ... biographical sketches of its heroes ... Revised and completed by ... L. P. Brockett. Illustr... more

map from "The History of the Civil War in the United States ... containing ... biographical sketches of its heroes ... Revised and completed by ... L. P. Brockett. Illustrated, etc"

map from "The History of the Civil War in the United States ... contai...

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map from "The History of the Civil War in the United States ... containing ... biographical sketches of its heroes ... Revised and completed by ... L. P. Brockett. Illustrated, etc"

map from "The History of the Civil War in the United States ... contai...

This image has been taken from scan 001101 from "The History of the Civil War in the United States ... containing ... biographical sketches of its heroes ... Revised and completed by ... L. P. Brockett. Illustr... more

The heroes' memorial. A memorial to perpetuate the remembrance of the heroes of the Empire State, who fell fighting for the Union, or died in rebel prisons, in military hospitals or at their homes in the years 1861, '62, '63, '64, '65 / Clay, Cosack & Co., Buffalo, N.Y.

The heroes' memorial. A memorial to perpetuate the remembrance of the ...

Print shows an obelisk monument with Niagara Falls in the background.

[Famous heroes of the kabuki stage played by frogs]

[Famous heroes of the kabuki stage played by frogs]

Ukiyo-e print illustration showing frogs dressed in costume acting out scenes from kabuki plays.

Parthenon from "Heroes of Ancient Greece: a story of the days of Socrates, the Athenian"

Parthenon from "Heroes of Ancient Greece: a story of the days of Socra...

This image has been taken from scan 000111 from "Heroes of Ancient Greece: a story of the days of Socrates, the Athenian". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by use... more

[Yamato Takeru no Mikoto(?)]

[Yamato Takeru no Mikoto(?)]

Drawing shows two men, one possibly Yamato Takeru no Mikoto, a legendary folk hero, in a wooded area on a mountainside, one offering a tray with steaming pot to the other.

map from "King's Mountain and its Heroes: history of the battle of King's Mountain, October 7th, 1780, and the events which led to it ... With ... portraits, maps, and plans"

map from "King's Mountain and its Heroes: history of the battle of Kin...

This image has been taken from scan 000028 from "King's Mountain and its Heroes: history of the battle of King's Mountain, October 7th, 1780, and the events which led to it ... With ... portraits, maps, and pla... more

Daniel Boone

Daniel Boone

Drawing shows Daniel Boone in a stock heroic pose preventing an Indian holding a hatchet from harming a woman and baby, while a dog bares his teeth.

The Ghostly Carrack from "The Jolly Roger. A story of sea heroes and pirates"

The Ghostly Carrack from "The Jolly Roger. A story of sea heroes and p...

This image has been taken from scan 000006 from "The Jolly Roger. A story of sea heroes and pirates". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Lib... more

Niger from "Heroes of South African Discovery ... Fourth edition"

Niger from "Heroes of South African Discovery ... Fourth edition"

This image has been taken from scan 000189 from "Heroes of South African Discovery ... Fourth edition". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British L... more

waterfall from "Heroes of South African Discovery ... Fourth edition"

waterfall from "Heroes of South African Discovery ... Fourth edition"

This image has been taken from scan 000267 from "Heroes of South African Discovery ... Fourth edition". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British L... more

Katema from "Heroes of South African Discovery ... Fourth edition"

Katema from "Heroes of South African Discovery ... Fourth edition"

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Basutoland from "Heroes of South African Discovery ... Fourth edition"

Basutoland from "Heroes of South African Discovery ... Fourth edition"

This image has been taken from scan 000037 from "Heroes of South African Discovery ... Fourth edition". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British L... more

Khoekhoe from "Heroes of South African Discovery ... Fourth edition"

Khoekhoe from "Heroes of South African Discovery ... Fourth edition"

This image has been taken from scan 000033 from "Heroes of South African Discovery ... Fourth edition". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British L... more

map from "Heroes of South African Discovery ... Fourth edition"

map from "Heroes of South African Discovery ... Fourth edition"

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map from "Heroes of South African Discovery ... Fourth edition"

map from "Heroes of South African Discovery ... Fourth edition"

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funny from "[Heroes of North African Discovery. [With plates.]]"

funny from "[Heroes of North African Discovery. [With plates.]]"

This image has been taken from scan 000048 from "[Heroes of North African Discovery. [With plates.]]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Li... more

map from "[Heroes of North African Discovery. [With plates.]]"

map from "[Heroes of North African Discovery. [With plates.]]"

This image has been taken from scan 000463 from "[Heroes of North African Discovery. [With plates.]]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Li... more

Sailor Tanaka Ichitarō, from the series Mirror of Army and Navy Heroes (Rikkai gunjin kōmyō kagami)

Sailor Tanaka Ichitarō, from the series Mirror of Army and Navy Heroes...

Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915) Meiji period (1868–1912)

Cuba's heroes and their flag

Cuba's heroes and their flag

Portraits of Maximo Gomez, Gen. Antonio Maceo, José Martí, Salvador Cisneros, and Gen. Calixto Garcia.

The Nation's Heroes in review before the nation's Chief Grand Army Reunion, Buffalo, N.Y., U.S.A., Aug. 25, 1897

The Nation's Heroes in review before the nation's Chief Grand Army Reu...

Photograph shows N.Y. Buffalo - Grand Army of the Republic reunion: passing in review before Pres. McKinley.

Miss Evangelina Cossia y Cisneros / Vander Weyde.

Miss Evangelina Cossia y Cisneros / Vander Weyde.

Photograph shows portrait of Cuban revolutionary Evangelina Cossia y Cisneros.

Last sad rites over the heroes of the Maine

Last sad rites over the heroes of the Maine

Funeral of crew of the battleship Maine.

rotate-image from "Hero Tales of the American Soldier and Sailor, as told by the heroes themselves and their comrades. The story of our great war. [Edited by J. W. Buel.]"

rotate-image from "Hero Tales of the American Soldier and Sailor, as t...

This image has been taken from scan 000226 from "Hero Tales of the American Soldier and Sailor, as told by the heroes themselves and their comrades. The story of our great war. [Edited by J. W. Buel.]". The tit... more