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Topic: historical images

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Two Male Figures in Half-Length Conversing.

Two Male Figures in Half-Length Conversing.

Anonymous, Italian, Bolognese, second half of the 16th century

Composition for a Spandrel

Composition for a Spandrel

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)

The Volto Santo of Lucca

The Volto Santo of Lucca

Anonymous, Italian, Tuscan, 16th century

Madonna and Children

Madonna and Children

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)

A Temple in a Courtyard (Pool of Bethesda)

A Temple in a Courtyard (Pool of Bethesda)

Adam Elsheimer (German, Frankfurt 1578–1610 Rome)

Design for Two Candlesticks with decorated Bases

Design for Two Candlesticks with decorated Bases

? Made by Giulio Romano (Italian, Rome 1499?–1546 Mantua)

Christ and the Woman of Samaria

Christ and the Woman of Samaria

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)

Studies of a Dog

Studies of a Dog

Anonymous, Netherlandish, 16th century

Emperor greeted by a warrior

Emperor greeted by a warrior

School of Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, Argini (?) ca. 1480–before 1534 Bologna (?))

Neptune in his Chariot

Neptune in his Chariot

Attributed to Pieter de Jode I (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1570–Antwerp 1634)

Shallow Round Dish on tall Pedestal Decorated with Fruit and Female Masks

Shallow Round Dish on tall Pedestal Decorated with Fruit and Female Ma...

Erasmus Hornick (Netherlandish, Antwerp ca. 1520–1583 Prague)

Madonna and Child with Mary Magdalen

Madonna and Child with Mary Magdalen

Joseph Heintz the Elder (Swiss, Basel 1564–1609 Prague)

Decoration for a Spandrel in a Cove

Decoration for a Spandrel in a Cove

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)

Madonna and Child with Saints Roch and Sebastian

Madonna and Child with Saints Roch and Sebastian

This sheet is composed of three separate fragments pieced together by the artist and reworked so as to eliminate the figure of the young John the Baptist, who formerly appeared below the Christ Child where Sain... more

Vendor of Horoscopes

Vendor of Horoscopes

Ercole Setti (Italian, documented Modena, late 16th century)

Sketch for a Ceiling

Sketch for a Ceiling

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)

Woman and Child Kneeling (recto); Head of Child (verso)

Woman and Child Kneeling (recto); Head of Child (verso)

After Andrea del Sarto (Andrea d'Agnolo) (Italian, Florence 1486–1530 Florence)

Wall Decoration

Wall Decoration

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)

Cassandra preventing Deiphobe from killing Paris

Cassandra preventing Deiphobe from killing Paris

Jean Cousin the Elder (French, Souci (?) ca. 1490–ca. 1560 Paris (?))

December: And Old Man Seated by a Hearth with a Young Man Blowing on the Fire

December: And Old Man Seated by a Hearth with a Young Man Blowing on t...

Crispijn de Passe the Elder (Netherlandish, Arnemuiden 1564–1637 Utrecht)

Niche

Niche

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)

The Virgin and Saint John the Evangelist

The Virgin and Saint John the Evangelist

The very finely pricked holes on the outlines of this drawing suggest that it may have served as a design for embroidery, perhaps for the cape of a chasuble (liturgical vestment) or an altar frontal. The drawin... more

The Last Supper

The Last Supper

Master of the Egmont Albums (Netherlandish, 16th century)

Battle Scene with the Emblems of the Farnese Family.

Battle Scene with the Emblems of the Farnese Family.

Anonymous, Italian?, 16th century (near Francesco Salviati, 1510-1563)

Roman Triumph

Roman Triumph

Circle of Taddeo Zuccaro (Italian, Sant'Angelo in Vado 1529–1566 Rome)

Fragment of Ornamental Drawing after the Antique; Half-harpy with Acanthus Rinceaux

Fragment of Ornamental Drawing after the Antique; Half-harpy with Acan...

Andrés de Melgar (Spanish, documented S. Domingo de la Calzada, died after 1554)

The Destruction of the Pharaoh’s Army

The Destruction of the Pharaoh’s Army

Hendrick de Clerck (Netherlandish, 1570–1629)

Project for Decoration (Stage Setting)

Project for Decoration (Stage Setting)

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)

Saint John the Baptist before Herod and Herodias

Saint John the Baptist before Herod and Herodias

Circle of Morazzone (Pier Francesco Mazzucchelli) (Italian, Morazzone 1573–?1626 Piacenza)

The Adoration of the Shepherds

The Adoration of the Shepherds

Attributed to Aertgen Claesz. van Leyden (Netherlandish, Leiden 1498–1564 Leiden)

The Agony in the Garden

The Agony in the Garden

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)

Two Designs for Carved Panels

Two Designs for Carved Panels

Anonymous, French, 16th century

Landscape with Two Seated Figures

Landscape with Two Seated Figures

Imitator of Domenico Campagnola (Venice, ca. 1500–1699)

King Ahasuerus in Council

King Ahasuerus in Council

? Circle of Pseudo-Aert Ortkens (Flemish, 1510–1540)

The Virgin Surrounded by Angels and Representatives of Secular and Ecclesiastical Authorities

The Virgin Surrounded by Angels and Representatives of Secular and Ecc...

Pieter de Jode I (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1570–Antwerp 1634)

Massacre of the Innocents

Massacre of the Innocents

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)

Scourging of Christ

Scourging of Christ

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)

Profile of a Design for a Tomb with a Male Bust
Design for Serving Piece

Design for Serving Piece

Erasmus Hornick (Netherlandish, Antwerp ca. 1520–1583 Prague)

Entombment

Entombment

Traditionally Ascribed to Maso da San Friano (Tommaso Manzuoli) (Italian, Florence 1531–1571 Florence)

Design for a Ceiling:  Male Figure with a Trident and Another Figure in a Horse Drawn Chariot

Design for a Ceiling: Male Figure with a Trident and Another Figure i...

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)

Elevation of a Main Altar with an Alternate Design
Jesus Disputing with the Doctors in the Temple (Luke 2:46-47)

Jesus Disputing with the Doctors in the Temple (Luke 2:46-47)

Ercole Setti (Italian, documented Modena, late 16th century)

Drawing of a Ewer in Antique Style

Drawing of a Ewer in Antique Style

Giulio Romano (Italian, Rome 1499?–1546 Mantua) , Manner of.

Historical Scene (Composition Study for Chapelle de Guise)

Historical Scene (Composition Study for Chapelle de Guise)

Niccolò dell' Abate (Italian, Modena 1509–1571 Fontainebleau (?))

Design for a Title Page

Design for a Title Page

Anonymous, Italian, late 16th century

Putto Holding a Cloud and Horn

Putto Holding a Cloud and Horn

Crispijn de Passe the Elder (Netherlandish, Arnemuiden 1564–1637 Utrecht)

Two Plans and Elevations for Fountains

Two Plans and Elevations for Fountains

Anonymous, French, 16th century

Design for a Double Tomb

Design for a Double Tomb

Anonymous, French, 16th century

Design for a platter

Design for a platter

Erasmus Hornick (Netherlandish, Antwerp ca. 1520–1583 Prague)

Plan and Elevation for a Fountain

Plan and Elevation for a Fountain

Anonymous, French, 16th century

Ornamental Design with Eagles and Mythological Figures

Ornamental Design with Eagles and Mythological Figures

Anonymous, Italian or Spanish, 16th century

Two Plans and Elevations for Fountains

Two Plans and Elevations for Fountains

Anonymous, French, 16th century

Naval Battle (Recto); Forest with Angel (Verso)

Naval Battle (Recto); Forest with Angel (Verso)

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)

A Vase

A Vase

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)

The Holy Trinity

The Holy Trinity

Anonymous, German, 16th century

Village Fair

Village Fair

Master of the Hermitage Sketchbook (Netherlandish, 16th century)

Sarcophagus

Sarcophagus

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)

Allegory of Wisdom

Allegory of Wisdom

Anonymous, Swiss, late 16th to early 17th century

A Saint Healing a Sick Man

A Saint Healing a Sick Man

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)

Rest on the Flight to Egypt

Rest on the Flight to Egypt

Anonymous, Netherlandish, 16th century

The Holy Family with the Young Saint John the Baptist

The Holy Family with the Young Saint John the Baptist

School of Cambiaso (Italian, 1527–1585)

Right and Left Halves of Three Candelabras

Right and Left Halves of Three Candelabras

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century

Design for a Frontispiece with the Medici Arms

Design for a Frontispiece with the Medici Arms

Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus (Netherlandish, Bruges 1523–1605 Florence)

Head of a Woman with Helmet Looking Left

Head of a Woman with Helmet Looking Left

Circle of Francesco Salviati (Francesco de' Rossi) (Italian, Florence 1510–1563 Rome) (?)

An Eagle Preaching to the Animals

An Eagle Preaching to the Animals

Attributed to Marcus Gheraerts the Elder (Flemish, Bruges ca. 1520–ca. 1590 London (?) (active England)) , attributed to

Study of a Kneeling Youth and of the Head of Another

Study of a Kneeling Youth and of the Head of Another

Perugino (Pietro di Cristoforo Vannucci) (Italian, Città della Pieve, active by 1469–died 1523 Fontignano)

The Cumaean Sibyl before Tarquin the Proud

The Cumaean Sibyl before Tarquin the Proud

This lively narrative scene is related to a lost fresco cycle for the Palazzo Torfanini in Bologna, which depicted episodes from the life of the last king of Rome, Tarquin the Proud. The scene represents the cr... more

Diana with Attributes of the Hunt

Diana with Attributes of the Hunt

Antoine Caron (French, Beauvais 1521–1599 Paris)

Tomb of Cecchino Bracci, S. Maria in Araceoli, Rome
Sarcophagus

Sarcophagus

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)

St. Paul preaching at Athens (Copy of Raphael's tapestry, reversed)

St. Paul preaching at Athens (Copy of Raphael's tapestry, reversed)

After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, Urbino 1483–1520 Rome)

Study for a Stained Glass Window

Study for a Stained Glass Window

The drawing shows Hercules standing at the center choosing between Virtue and Vice, who are shown personified on either side. In the background, small figures are shown heading towards Heaven (behind Virtue) a... more

Antique-Style Ornamental Oblong Design: Grotesque Figures, Masks, and Amphorae

Antique-Style Ornamental Oblong Design: Grotesque Figures, Masks, and ...

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)

Sheperd with his Flock and a Dog

Sheperd with his Flock and a Dog

Anonymous, Flemish, 17th century ?

Three Designs for Helmets

Three Designs for Helmets

After Polidoro da Caravaggio (Italian, Caravaggio ca. 1499–ca. 1543 Messina)

The Adoration of the Shepherds (Cartoon)

The Adoration of the Shepherds (Cartoon)

Anonymous, Netherlandish, 16th century

Head of a Man

Head of a Man

Anonymous, Italian, Roman, 16th century

Nymph Playing a Horn (recto); Bracket with a Man's Head (verso)

Nymph Playing a Horn (recto); Bracket with a Man's Head (verso)

Design for a horizontal, rectangular panel decorated with foliage. In the middle an androgynous figure whose lower body consists of acanthus leaves is depicted playing a long, straight horn. On the verso a desi... more

The King and Haman at Esther's Banquet of Wine

The King and Haman at Esther's Banquet of Wine

? Circle of Pseudo-Aert Ortkens (Flemish, 1510–1540)

Kitchen Scene

Kitchen Scene

Copy after Leandro (?) Bassano (1557–1622)

Figure studies (after Raphael's Disputa)

Figure studies (after Raphael's Disputa)

After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, Urbino 1483–1520 Rome)

America

America

Anonymous, Netherlandish, 16th century ?

Design for a Mirror with the Sigil of Three Mountains (Family Crest of the Monti?)

Design for a Mirror with the Sigil of Three Mountains (Family Crest of...

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)

Saint John the Baptist (?) Preaching to a Group of Soldiers

Saint John the Baptist (?) Preaching to a Group of Soldiers

Giovanni Battista Trotti ("Il Malosso") (Italian, Cremona 1556–1619 Parma) , attributed to

Sketches

Sketches

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)

A Sheet of Studies of Flowers: A Rose, a Heartsease, a Sweet Pea, a Garden Pea, and a Lax-flowered Orchid

A Sheet of Studies of Flowers: A Rose, a Heartsease, a Sweet Pea, a Ga...

Born in Dieppe, a center for cartography and manuscript illumination, Le Moyne de Morgues emigrated to London, probably following the Huguenot massacres of 1572. This sheet of flower studies belongs to a group ... more

Design for a Man's Tomb

Design for a Man's Tomb

Anonymous, French, 16th century

Design for a Saltcellar with Putti

Design for a Saltcellar with Putti

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century

Leaving Troy

Leaving Troy

Sebastiaen Vrancx (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1573–1647 Antwerp)

The Holy Family with Saint Elizabeth and the Infant John the Baptist

The Holy Family with Saint Elizabeth and the Infant John the Baptist

The composition of this drawing is closely related to a rare engraving attributed to Andrea Mantegna’s follower Giovanni Maria da Brescia. It may be an example, not uncommon in the Veneto, of an unfinished shee... more

Vestal Virgin

Vestal Virgin

Giovanni Guerra (Italian, Modena 1544–1618 Rome)

Adoration of the Shepherds

Adoration of the Shepherds

Aertgen Claesz. van Leyden (Netherlandish, Leiden 1498–1564 Leiden)

Antique-Style Ornamental Frieze Design: Grotteschi with Figures, Cornucopiae, and Shields.

Antique-Style Ornamental Frieze Design: Grotteschi with Figures, Cornu...

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)