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Italianate Buildings on a Hill at Tivoli

Italianate Buildings on a Hill at Tivoli

Adriaen Honich (Dutch, Dordrecht ca. 1644–after 1683 Dordrecht)

The Three Cottages on the Hill

The Three Cottages on the Hill

Allart van Everdingen (Dutch, Alkmaar 1621–1675 Amsterdam)

View of the "Palazzo Maggiore" on the Palatine Hill, Rome

View of the "Palazzo Maggiore" on the Palatine Hill, Rome

Jan de Bisschop (Dutch, Amsterdam 1628–1671 The Hague)

[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

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 24: herdsman atop a horse, seen from behind, leads his cattle down a hill, a tower on a hill to left in the background, from 'Diversi capricci'

Plate 24: herdsman atop a horse, seen from behind, leads his cattle do...

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

Plate 24: herdsman atop a horse, seen from behind, leads his cattle down a hill, a tower on a hill to left in the background, from 'Diversi capricci'

Plate 24: herdsman atop a horse, seen from behind, leads his cattle do...

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

A woman on horseback seen from behind descending a hill to the right, a large tree to the left, landscape of Florence to left in the background, from 'Four large landscapes' (Quatre grands paysages en hauteur)

A woman on horseback seen from behind descending a hill to the right, ...

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

Printer's ornament from "Greenwich Hill. A poem"

Printer's ornament from "Greenwich Hill. A poem"

This image has been taken from scan 000003 from "Greenwich Hill. A poem". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Library's flickr photostream.

Landscape with Ruins of a Castle on a Hill

Landscape with Ruins of a Castle on a Hill

Jan Smees (Dutch, Amsterdam 1705–1729 Amsterdam)

Adumbration of Capitoline Hill.

Adumbration of Capitoline Hill.

Jan Goeree (Dutch, Middelburg 1670–1731 Amsterdam)

View of the Ruins of the Palatine Hill

View of the Ruins of the Palatine Hill

Jan Goeree (Dutch, Middelburg 1670–1731 Amsterdam)

A Reconstructed View of the Palace on the Palantine Hill

A Reconstructed View of the Palace on the Palantine Hill

Jan Goeree (Dutch, Middelburg 1670–1731 Amsterdam)

A Reconstruction of a Castle on the Viminal Hill at the Esqualine Gate

A Reconstruction of a Castle on the Viminal Hill at the Esqualine Gate

Jan Goeree (Dutch, Middelburg 1670–1731 Amsterdam)

View of the palace of the illustrious Barberini family on the Quirinal Hill, designed by Cavaliere Bernini, from Vedute di Roma (Roman Views)

View of the palace of the illustrious Barberini family on the Quirinal...

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

Imaginary Landscape with the Palatine Hill from Campo Vaccino

Imaginary Landscape with the Palatine Hill from Campo Vaccino

François Boucher (French, Paris 1703–1770 Paris)

Plate 12: Flavian Amphitheater, called the Colosseum. 1. Arch of Constantine. 2. Palatine Hill. (Anfiteatro Flavio detto il Colosseo in Roma. 1. Arco di Costantino. 2. Monte Palatino.)

Plate 12: Flavian Amphitheater, called the Colosseum. 1. Arch of Const...

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

Plate 13: Arch of Settimius Severus 1. Temple of Concord. 2. Ascent to the Capitoline Hill (Arco di Settimio Severo. 1. Tempio della Concordia. 2. Salita di Campidoglio.)

Plate 13: Arch of Settimius Severus 1. Temple of Concord. 2. Ascent to...

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

The sailors adventure to the streights of Merry-land or, An evening view on Ludgate Hill

The sailors adventure to the streights of Merry-land or, An evening vi...

Street scene of prostitutes and customers; vendor selling "hot spic'd gingerbread." Engraving by J?. June after drawing by J?. Wake, published 1749 Feb. 21 for J?. Wakelin. Forms part of : British Cartoon Prin... more

Picture Book of Ogura Hill (Ehon ogurayama)

Picture Book of Ogura Hill (Ehon ogurayama)

Nishikawa Sukenobu (Japanese, 1671–1750) Edo period (1615–1868)

Picture Book: Ogura Hill (Ehon Ogurayama)

Picture Book: Ogura Hill (Ehon Ogurayama)

Nishikawa Sukenobu (Japanese, 1671–1750) Edo period (1615–1868)

coat of arms from "Fragments of a Prospect from a Hill in Fife. [In verse. By George Wallace.]"

coat of arms from "Fragments of a Prospect from a Hill in Fife. [In ve...

This image has been taken from scan 000002 from "Fragments of a Prospect from a Hill in Fife. [In verse. By George Wallace.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by... more

The retort - an hieroglyphic epistle from the Revd. Dr. [Whitefield] to Saml. [Foote] Esqr. / J Hill, invt. seul.

The retort - an hieroglyphic epistle from the Revd. Dr. [Whitefield] t...

A satirical letter, rendered in rebus form, supposedly from Evangelical Methodist minister Dr. George Whitefield to playwright Samuel Foote. In his 1760 play, "The Minor", Foote mimicked Dr. Whitefield, causing... more

A view of the harbour & city of the Havana, taken from the hill near the road, between La Regla & Guanavacoa Vue du Port et de la ville de la Havane, prise de la Montagne près du Chemin entree la Regla et Guanavacoa = Vista del Puerto y Ciudad de la Havaná, desde el Monet inmediato al Camino entre la Regla y Guanavacoa / / W. Elliottt sculpt.

A view of the harbour & city of the Havana, taken from the hill near t...

Print showing various types of trees and shrubs, with a distant view of many ships in the harbor and of the city of Havana. Includes a numbered key showing: 1. The Cavanos; 2. The Morro; 3. Entrance of the Harb... more

Bunker's Hill on N. York Island

Bunker's Hill on N. York Island

Drawing shows distant view of wooded landscape with a few buildings. Title from item. Inscriptions on front are difficult to decipher. Inscribed in ink on the back: Montresor. Possibly owned or drawn by John Mo... more

Nakamura Matsue II as a Woman Standing on a Hill

Nakamura Matsue II as a Woman Standing on a Hill

Katsukawa Shunshō (Japanese, 1726–1792) Edo period (1615–1868)

Landscape with Building on a Distant Hill (Smaller Italian Sketchbook, leaf 33 recto)

Landscape with Building on a Distant Hill (Smaller Italian Sketchbook,...

Joseph Wright (Wright of Derby) (British, Derby 1734–1797 Derby)

Landscape with a Two-Story Building on a Hill (Smaller Italian Sketchbook, leaf 29 recto)

Landscape with a Two-Story Building on a Hill (Smaller Italian Sketchb...

Joseph Wright (Wright of Derby) (British, Derby 1734–1797 Derby)

Major Genl. Howe's encampment on Bunkers Hill at Charles T., June 1775.

Major Genl. Howe's encampment on Bunkers Hill at Charles T., June 1775...

Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Shows position of troops and fortifications. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps... more

Prospect Hill. Bunker’s Hill. I. Seven dollars a month. - - I. Three pence a day. II. Fresh provisions, and in plenty. - - II. Rotten salt pork. III. Health. - - - - III. The scurvy. IV. Freedom, ease, affluence and a good farm. IV. Slavery, beg

Prospect Hill. Bunker’s Hill. I. Seven dollars a month. - - I. Three p...

Propaganda hand bills.; Stamped on verso: 452. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collec... more

A Plan of the battle, on Bunkers Hill fought on the 17th of June 1775,

A Plan of the battle, on Bunkers Hill fought on the 17th of June 1775,

Scale ca. 1:12,000. Relief shown by hachures. In lower margin: The following description of the action near Boston, on the 17th of June, is taken from a letter written by General Burgoyne to his nephew Lord Sta... more

[Battle of Bunker Hill.

[Battle of Bunker Hill.

Scale ca. 1:3,900. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and pencil. Relief shown by hachures. Includes "References" to points of military interest in different ha... more

A view of the harbour of Boston taken from Fort Hill

A view of the harbour of Boston taken from Fort Hill

Print shows tents and wooden fence in foreground and Boston Harbor in the background. Title from item. Illus. in: The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of Great Britain, by Joseph F.W. D... more

[Coast of Maine showing Blue Hill Bay, Penobscot Bay, Belfast Bay, Islesboro Island, Deer Island, and other islands.

[Coast of Maine showing Blue Hill Bay, Penobscot Bay, Belfast Bay, Isl...

Scale ca. 1:48,500. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy imperfect: Brittle on edges and deterioration along fold. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 859 Available also through the Lib... more

[Coast of Maine showing entrances of Blue Hill Bay, Isle of Haut Bay, and Penobscot Bay, with Owls Head, Vinalhaven Island, Isle au Haut, and other islands.

[Coast of Maine showing entrances of Blue Hill Bay, Isle of Haut Bay, ...

Scale ca. 1:48,500. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy imperfect: Brittle on edges and deterioration along fold. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 857 Available also through the Lib... more

Fort on the first hill in Dorc̃ester. Fort on the second hill in Dorc̃ester.

Fort on the first hill in Dorc̃ester. Fort on the second hill in Dorc̃...

Scale 1:480; 40 ft. to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. One of a series of 5 drawings, in the same hand, of fortifications around Boston after rebuilding by American force... more

Bunkers Hill or America's head dress

Bunkers Hill or America's head dress

Print shows a half-length portrait of a woman, right profile, with exaggerated coiffure supporting three redoubts with infantry and artillery firing at close range, tents, an artillery train, and a sea battle i... more

Fort on Fort Hill in Boston.

Fort on Fort Hill in Boston.

Scale 1:1,584; 132 ft. to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. On verso, in a different hand: W. H. Spooner, No. 4. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 925 Ava... more

[Coast of Maine showing entrances of Blue Hill Bay, Isle of Haut Bay, and Penobscot Bay, with Owls Head, Vinalhaven Island, Isle au Haut, and other islands.

[Coast of Maine showing entrances of Blue Hill Bay, Isle of Haut Bay, ...

Scale ca. 1:48,500. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Deterioration along the bottom right edges... more

Sketch of Haddonfield. Sketch of the road from Penny Hill to Black Horse through Mount Holly, 1778.

Sketch of Haddonfield. Sketch of the road from Penny Hill to Black Hor...

Scale ca. 1:36,000 (not 800 paces to an inch.). Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1257 Available also through the Library of C... more

Plan de la retraite de Barren Hill en Pensilvanie : ou un détachement de deux mille deux cent hommes sous le G'al LaFayette étois entouré par l'Armée angloise sous les G'als Howe, Clinton et Grant le 28 May 1778 /

Plan de la retraite de Barren Hill en Pensilvanie : ou un détachement ...

Covers Barren Hill and vicinity (Whitemarsh Twp., Montgomery Co., Pa.) with Chestnut Hill and Germantown. Relief shown by hachures. Place-names in English. Pen-and-ink, watercolors, wash, and lead pencil. Secti... more

A Plan of the works on Spikendevil Hill with the ground in front, protracted from a scale of 200 feet to an inch.

A Plan of the works on Spikendevil Hill with the ground in front, prot...

Scale 1:2,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1169 Available also through the Library of ... more

Plan of Great Yarmouth : Surveyed by the late Mr. Henry Swinden ; M.I. Armstrong delt. et exicudt. ; engraved by S. Pyle, Angel Court, Snow Hill London [Mapa]

Plan of Great Yarmouth : Surveyed by the late Mr. Henry Swinden ; M.I....

Dedicatoria : "Inscribed to the Right Honble. Charles Townshend, and the Honble. Richard Walpole Representatives in Parliament for this Borough, By their most Humble Servant Mostyn Yno. Armstrong, County Surveyor"

Plan du siege de Brimston Hill.

Plan du siege de Brimston Hill.

Scale ca. 1:14,440. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Hand colored. Accompanied by photocopy of map. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1994 Relief shown by shading. Available also through the Library o... more

Atago Hill at Shiba

Atago Hill at Shiba

Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815) Edo period (1615–1868)

Hilly River Landscape, a Boat in the Water at Foreground Left, a Figure on the Far Shore, Houses on a Wooded Hill Beyond

Hilly River Landscape, a Boat in the Water at Foreground Left, a Figur...

Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)

Two Women on Matsuchi Hill Edo

Two Women on Matsuchi Hill Edo

Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815) Edo period (1615–1868)

Plan of the lots laid out at Pittsburg and the Coal Hill.

Plan of the lots laid out at Pittsburg and the Coal Hill.

Scale ca. 1:1,600. Title, on label, on verso: Plan of the lots at Pittsburg & Coal Hill and the manor. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Imperfect: Deteriorated along previous fold lines. Watermark: J. Wh... more

Perspective view of the country between Wilmington and the Delaware - taken from the hill S.W. of the academy

Perspective view of the country between Wilmington and the Delaware - ...

Print shows panoramic view of farms and farmland with the Delaware River in the background. Title from item. Illus. in: The Columbian magazine, or, Monthly miscellany. Philadelphia : Printed for Seddon, Spotswo... more

A View from the Schuykill, with a S.W. Prospect of Bush Hill, one of the seats of William Hamilton, esq.

A View from the Schuykill, with a S.W. Prospect of Bush Hill, one of t...

Philadelphia, Pa. Illus. in: Columbian Magazine, Feb. 1789. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; B.I.

A s.w. view of the Baptist Meeting House, Providence, R.I. / S. Hill sculp.

A s.w. view of the Baptist Meeting House, Providence, R.I. / S. Hill s...

Print shows exterior view of Baptist meeting house. Title from item. Illus. in: The Massachusetts magazine, or, Monthly museum of knowledge and rational entertainment. Boston, Mass. : Isaiah Thomas and Ebenezer... more

Ezra Stiles S.T.D. L.L.D. - president of Yale College / drawn & engraved by S. Hill, Boston.

Ezra Stiles S.T.D. L.L.D. - president of Yale College / drawn & engrav...

Print shows Ezra Stiles, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left; in oval. Title from item. Stauffer, 1380 Published in: The American Revolution in drawings and prints; a checklist of 1765-1790 graphics in the... more

View of Faneuil-Hall in Boston, Massachusetts / W. Pierpont del. ; S. Hill sculp.

View of Faneuil-Hall in Boston, Massachusetts / W. Pierpont del. ; S. ...

Title from item. Engraved for Massachusetts Mag. March 1789. Illus. in: The Massachusetts magazine, or, Monthly museum of knowledge and rational entertainment. Boston, Mass. : Isaiah Thomas and Ebenezer T. Andr... more

View of the seat of his excellency John Hancock Esqr., Boston / Hill, del. et sculp.

View of the seat of his excellency John Hancock Esqr., Boston / Hill, ...

Print shows view from street, across expanse of lawn, of the Hancock house. Title from item. Engraved for Massachusetts Magazine July 1789. Illus. in: The Massachusetts magazine, or, Monthly museum of knowledge... more

View of the court house in Salem Massachusetts / W. Gray, del. ; engraved by S. Hill.

View of the court house in Salem Massachusetts / W. Gray, del. ; engra...

Title from item. Illus. in: The Massachusetts magazine, or, Monthly museum of knowledge and rational entertainment. Boston, Mass. : Isaiah Thomas and Ebenezer T. Andrews, vol. II, no. III, 1790 (March), frontis... more

[Two female figures celebrating the birth of America among the family of nations] / G. Gallager, del. ; engrav'd by S. Hill.

[Two female figures celebrating the birth of America among the family ...

Print shows two female figures radiating light are standing next to a globe set on a pedestal, one holds a staff topped with a liberty cap. At their feet is a book open to "The Rights of Man" as well as keys, s... more

View of the triumphal arch and colonnade, erected in Boston / engrav'd by S. Hill.

View of the triumphal arch and colonnade, erected in Boston / engrav'd...

Print shows an arch spanning the street in front of the state house in Boston, Massachusetts, in honor of George Washington's visit in October 1789. Title from item. Illus. in: The Massachusetts magazine, or, M... more

S.E. prospect from an eminence near the common, Boston / del. & engrav'd by S. Hill.

S.E. prospect from an eminence near the common, Boston / del. & engrav...

Print shows bird's-eye view of southeast Boston. Title from item. Illus. in: The Massachusetts magazine, or, Monthly museum of knowledge and rational entertainment. Boston, Mass. : Isaiah Thomas and Ebenezer T.... more

The right honourable the Marquis De La Fayette, unanimouslly chosen commandant of the National Guards / engraved by S. Hill.

The right honourable the Marquis De La Fayette, unanimouslly chosen co...

Print shows Marquis de Lafayette, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly right, wearing uniform; in oval. Includes four lines of verse "translated from the French of the Chev. P. de Berainville" below ima... more

View of the colleges at Cambridge, Massachusetts / delineated & engraved by S. Hill.

View of the colleges at Cambridge, Massachusetts / delineated & engrav...

Print shows several buildings on the Harvard College campus, (l. to r.) Holden Chapel, Hollis Hall, Harvard Hall, and Massachusetts Hall.

View of the falls of Niagara / del. 1790 ; engrav'd by S. Hill.

View of the falls of Niagara / del. 1790 ; engrav'd by S. Hill.

Title from item. Illus. in: The Massachusetts magazine, or, Monthly museum of knowledge and rational entertainment. Boston, Mass. : Isaiah Thomas and Ebenezer T. Andrews, vol. II, no. VII, 1790 (July), opp. p. ... more

S.E. Prospect, from an eminence near the common, Boston / del. & engraved, by S. Hill.

S.E. Prospect, from an eminence near the common, Boston / del. & engra...

Illustration showing man standing in foreground looking toward Boston Harbor and Charlestown, Mass. Illus. in: Massachusetts magazine, Nov. 1790, no. 1391.

[Two women standing on platform next to shield marked "America," "Europe," "Africa," and "Asia," with chains, keys and book opened to page titled "The Rights of Men" at base of platform] / C. Gullager, del. ; engrav'd by S. Hill.

[Two women standing on platform next to shield marked "America," "Euro...

Frontispiece in: Massachusetts magazine (1789-1796), v. 2.

View of Bunker's Hill - from a drawing in possession of the Revd. Mr Elderton, Feby. 1790

View of Bunker's Hill - from a drawing in possession of the Revd. Mr E...

Title from item. Illus. in: The Gentleman's magazine. Ed. by Sylvanus Urban, gentleman. London : 1790 (February), opp. p. 140. Published in: The American Revolution in drawings and prints; a checklist of 1765-1... more

View of the bridge over Mystic River & the contry adjacent from Bunker's Hill / engraved by S. Hill.

View of the bridge over Mystic River & the contry adjacent from Bunker...

Print shows bird's-eye view from Bunker Hill of the "Malden Bridge" across the Mystic River, with Medford in the background. Title from item. Illus. in: The Massachusetts magazine, or, Monthly museum of knowled... more

An east view of the new meeting house in Hollis Street, Boston / S. Hill sc.

An east view of the new meeting house in Hollis Street, Boston / S. Hi...

Print shows a perspective view of the front and side of the Hollis Street Church, Boston, Massachusetts.

Green Hill, the seat of Samuel Meredith Esqr. near Philadelphia / J. Hoffman del. ; S. Hill sc.

Green Hill, the seat of Samuel Meredith Esqr. near Philadelphia / J. H...

Print shows view of the home of Samuel Meredith. Massa. Mag. Illus. in: The Massachusetts Magazine, or, Monthly Museum of Knowledge and Rational Entertainment. Boston : Isaih Thomas and Ebenezer T. Andrews, 179... more

To the inhabitants of certain counties lying west of the Laurell Hill, in the State of Pennsylvania. Friends and fellow citizens. You see encamped in the bosom of your district, a numerous and well appointed army, formed of citizens of every des

To the inhabitants of certain counties lying west of the Laurell Hill,...

Title.; Imprint 3.; Evans 27978.; On verso: 02-82-086.34 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; Po... more

Plan & elevation of the Tontine Crescent now erecting in Boston / S. Hill, sc.

Plan & elevation of the Tontine Crescent now erecting in Boston / S. H...

Architect Charles Bulfinch. Illus. in: Massachusetts magazine, v. 6 (Feb. 1794), p. facing p. 65.

Sketch of the Battle of Hobkirks Hill, near Camden, on the 25th April, 1781.

Sketch of the Battle of Hobkirks Hill, near Camden, on the 25th April,...

Scale ca. 1:5,200. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1566 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: bottom margin trimmed off. Ap... more