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Textual illustrations from BL Add 26968, f. 111v

Textual illustrations from BL Add 26968, f. 111v

Framed marginal illustration of two scenes, probably depicting Abraham breaking the idols, and Abraham in front of King Nimrod, illustrating the passage, 'We were slaves'. The scene in the lower margin depicts ... more

Meditationes

Meditationes

Written by Johannes de Turrecremata (Spanish, 1388–1468)

[Four illustrations of 15th c. daily live from the text of Boethius, De consolatione philosphiae. Dutch and Latin. Ghent, Arend de Kaysere, 3 May 1485]

[Four illustrations of 15th c. daily live from the text of Boethius, D...

Illus. in: Boethius, De consolatione philosphiae. Dutch and Latin. Ghent, Arend de Kaysere, 3 May 1485. No file print. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: BI WORK... more

[Four illustrations of 15th c. daily live from the text of Boethius, De consolatione philosphiae. Dutch and Latin. Ghent, Arend de Kaysere, 3 May 1485]

[Four illustrations of 15th c. daily live from the text of Boethius, D...

Illus. in: Boethius, De consolatione philosphiae. Dutch and Latin. Ghent, Arend de Kaysere, 3 May 1485. No file print. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: BI WORK... more

[Four illustrations of 15th c. daily live from the text of Boethius, De consolatione philosphiae. Dutch and Latin. Ghent, Arend de Kaysere, 3 May 1485]

[Four illustrations of 15th c. daily live from the text of Boethius, D...

Illus. in: Boethius, De consolatione philosphiae. Dutch and Latin. Ghent, Arend de Kaysere, 3 May 1485. No file print. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: BI WORK... more

[Four illustrations of 15th c. daily live from the text of Boethius, De consolatione philosphiae. Dutch and Latin. Ghent, Arend de Kaysere, 3 May 1485]

[Four illustrations of 15th c. daily live from the text of Boethius, D...

Illus. in: Boethius, De consolatione philosphiae. Dutch and Latin. Ghent, Arend de Kaysere, 3 May 1485. No file print. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: BI WORK... more

Vita Aesopi

Vita Aesopi

Written by Aesop (Greek, ca. 620–560 B.C.)

Designs for Book Illustrations

Designs for Book Illustrations

Anonymous, Netherlandish, 16th century

[Incunabula illustrations, 1505]

[Incunabula illustrations, 1505]

3 illus. on verso of title page, v. 1. Illus. in: Ulrich Pender, Der Beschlossen Gart des Rosenkrantz Marie (Nuremburg, 1505). Ref. copy may be in LOT 4444 B. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Incunabula illustrations, 1505]

[Incunabula illustrations, 1505]

p. xciv - verso, v. 1. Illus. in: Ulrich Pender, Der Beschlossen Gart des Rosenkrantz Marie (Nuremburg, 1505). This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Incunabula illustrations, 1505]

[Incunabula illustrations, 1505]

Diptych of Adam & Eve with snake and priest celebrating Mass separated by Jesus on Cross. Illus. in: Ulrich Pender, Der Beschlossen Gart des Rosenkrantz Marie (Nuremburg, 1505) p. ccxxix - verso, v. 2. Ref. cop... more

[Incunabula illustrations, 1505]

[Incunabula illustrations, 1505]

Jesus and two theives on crosses. Illus. in: Ulrich Pender, Der Beschlossen Gart des Rosenkrantz Marie (Nuremburg, 1505), p. cci - verso, v. 1. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Opera..Triumphi, Soneti, & Canzone..

Opera..Triumphi, Soneti, & Canzone..

Francesco Petrarca (Italian, Arezzo, Tuscany 1304–1374 Arquà)

Divina proportione

Divina proportione

after Leonardo da Vinci (Italian, Vinci 1452–1519 Amboise)

M. Vitruvius per Iocundum solito castigatior factus cum figuris et tabula ut iam legi et intelligi possit

M. Vitruvius per Iocundum solito castigatior factus cum figuris et tab...

Written by Marcus Pollio Vitruvius (Roman, active late 1st century B.C.)

M. Vitruvius per Iocundum solito castigatior factus cum figuris et tabula ut iam legi et intelligi possit

M. Vitruvius per Iocundum solito castigatior factus cum figuris et tab...

Marcus Pollio Vitruvius (Roman, active late 1st century B.C.)

Deche di Tito Livio vulgare hystoriate

Deche di Tito Livio vulgare hystoriate

Titus Livius (Roman, 59 BC–17 AD)

Di Lucio Vitruvio Pollione De architectura Libri Dece traducti de latino in vulgare affigurati: commentati: & con mirando ordine insigniti

Di Lucio Vitruvio Pollione De architectura Libri Dece traducti de lati...

Marcus Pollio Vitruvius (Roman, active late 1st century B.C.)

[Two illustrations showing a unicorn and several apes]

[Two illustrations showing a unicorn and several apes]

Illus. in: Hudson, Hortus sanitatis, London, 1521. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Incunabula; Animals Apes; Unicorn. Sources checked and other information on... more

The Grete Herball

The Grete Herball

Peter Treveris (British, active 1525–32)

Illustrations to Proverbs 10: 4-7

Illustrations to Proverbs 10: 4-7

Daniel Hopfer (German, Kaufbeuren 1471–1536 Augsburg)

Illustrations to Proverbs 10: 1-3

Illustrations to Proverbs 10: 1-3

Daniel Hopfer (German, Kaufbeuren 1471–1536 Augsburg)

Il terzo libro di Sabastiano Serlio Bolognese

Il terzo libro di Sabastiano Serlio Bolognese

Sebastiano Serlio (Italian, Bologna 1475–1554 Fontainebleau)

[Title page of Extra ordinem classium libri, with border illustrations showing medical scenes from life of Galen, physician to Marcus Aurelius]

[Title page of Extra ordinem classium libri, with border illustrations...

Illus. in: Extra ordinem classium libri / Galenus. Veneti : Apud Haeredes L. Luntae, 1541. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 129.

Reigles generales de l'architecture, sur les cincq manieres d'edifices

Reigles generales de l'architecture, sur les cincq manieres d'edifices

Sebastiano Serlio (Italian, Bologna 1475–1554 Fontainebleau)

Hypnerotomachia Poliphili

Hypnerotomachia Poliphili

Anonymous, Italian, Venetian 15th century

Il primo libro d'architettura di Sebastiano Serlio Bolognese. Il secondo libro di perspecttia di Sebastiano Serlio, Bolognese.

Il primo libro d'architettura di Sebastiano Serlio Bolognese. Il secon...

Sebastiano Serlio (Italian, Bologna 1475–1554 Fontainebleau)

Compendium of Architectural Books by Sebastiano Serlio (Books I-V)

Compendium of Architectural Books by Sebastiano Serlio (Books I-V)

Sebastiano Serlio (Italian, Bologna 1475–1554 Fontainebleau)

Architecture, ou, Art de bien bastir de Marc Vitruve Pollion, autheur romain antique; mis de latin en francoys par Ian Martin

Architecture, ou, Art de bien bastir de Marc Vitruve Pollion, autheur ...

Written by Marcus Pollio Vitruvius (Roman, active late 1st century B.C.)

Historiae Venetae. Libri XII

Historiae Venetae. Libri XII

Written by Cardinal Pietro Bembo (Italian, 1470–1547)

I Mondi (1552)

I Mondi (1552)

Written by Antonio Francesco Doni (Italian, Florence 1513–1574 Venice)

I Marmi

I Marmi

Written by Antonio Francesco Doni (Italian, Florence 1513–1574 Venice)

Den eersten (-vijfsten) boeck van architecturen

Den eersten (-vijfsten) boeck van architecturen

Sebastiano Serlio (Italian, Bologna 1475–1554 Fontainebleau)

I dieci libri dell'architettura di M. Vitruvio tradutti et commentati da monsignor Barbaro eletto patriarca d'aquileggia

I dieci libri dell'architettura di M. Vitruvio tradutti et commentati ...

Marcus Pollio Vitruvius (Roman, active late 1st century B.C.)

I dieci libri dell'architettura di M. Vitruvio tradutti et commentati da monsignor Barbaro eletto patriarca d'aquileggia

I dieci libri dell'architettura di M. Vitruvio tradutti et commentati ...

Marcus Pollio Vitruvius (Roman, active late 1st century B.C.)

Lucretia Instructing her Daughters in Needlework

Lucretia Instructing her Daughters in Needlework

Giuseppe Salviati (Giuseppe Porta, called Il Salviati) (Italian, Castelnuovo di Garfagnana ca. 1520–ca. 1575 Venice)

Libro primo (-quinto, estraordinario) d'architettura

Libro primo (-quinto, estraordinario) d'architettura

Sebastiano Serlio (Italian, Bologna 1475–1554 Fontainebleau)

Le Premier Tome de l'Architecture

Le Premier Tome de l'Architecture

Written by Philibert De L'Orme (French, 1515?–1570)

I quattro libri dell'architettura di Andrea Palladio

I quattro libri dell'architettura di Andrea Palladio

Andrea Palladio (Italian, Padua 1508–1580 Vicenza)

[Illustrations of 16th century knives, forks, and other utensils]

[Illustrations of 16th century knives, forks, and other utensils]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Opera di m. Bartolomeo Scappi. Con il discorso funerale che fu fatto nelle essequie di papa Paulo III. [Venetia : M. Tramezzino, 1574?]. Published in: The tradition of... more

De Humana Physiognomonia. Libri III

De Humana Physiognomonia. Libri III

Written by Giovanni Battista della Porta (Italian, 1538–1615)

Descrizione del regale apparato per le nozze della serenissima madama Cristina di Loreno moglie del serenissimo don Ferdinando Medici III Gran Duca di Toscana

Descrizione del regale apparato per le nozze della serenissima madama ...

Written by Raffaello Gualterotti (Italian, Florence 1543–1639 Florence)

A Booke of Christian Prayers

A Booke of Christian Prayers

Richard Day (British, born 1552)

[Illustrations of Johannes Staden's description of the Tuppin Inwa Indians: The typical compound of the Tuppin Inwa (prisoner being tortured)]

[Illustrations of Johannes Staden's description of the Tuppin Inwa Ind...

Illus. in: Theodor de Bry, America, pt. 3, Frankfurt, 1593, p. 70. Reference copy may be in LOT 4411. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

[Illustrations of Johannes Staden's description of the Tuppin Inwa Indians: European prisoners being fried and eaten by the Tuppin Inwa]

[Illustrations of Johannes Staden's description of the Tuppin Inwa Ind...

Illus. in: Theodor de Bry, America, pt. 3, Frankfurt, 1593, p. 56. Reference copy may be in LOT 4411. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

The Tale of Genji (Genji monogatari)

The Tale of Genji (Genji monogatari)

Yamamoto Shunshō (Japanese, 1610–1682) Edo period (1615–1868)

Spotprent op de rebelse staat van Holland, 1606

Spotprent op de rebelse staat van Holland, 1606

Cartoon on the rebellious state of Holland, 1606

Le due regole della prospettiva practica di M. Iacomo Barozzi da Vignola

Le due regole della prospettiva practica di M. Iacomo Barozzi da Vigno...

Written by Jacopo [Giacomo] Barozzi da Vignola (Italian, Vignola 1507–1573 Rome)

Uitgeputte Romeinse soldaten smeken Civilis om genade, 69-70

Uitgeputte Romeinse soldaten smeken Civilis om genade, 69-70

Exhausted Roman soldiers beg for Civilis for mercy, 69-70

Palazzi di Genova

Palazzi di Genova

After Peter Paul Rubens (Flemish, Siegen 1577–1640 Antwerp)

Architectur oder Bawmeisterschaft...

Architectur oder Bawmeisterschaft...

After Hans Vredeman de Vries (Netherlandish, Leeuwarden 1527–1606 (?) Antwerp (?))

Paradisi in Sole. Paradisus Terrestris

Paradisi in Sole. Paradisus Terrestris

John Parkinson (British, 1567–1650)

A Prospect of the Most Famous Parts of the World: Viz. Asia, Affrica, Europe, America, with...Grecia, Roman Empire, Germanie, Bohemia, France, Belgia, Spaine, Italie, Hungarie, Denmarke, Poland, Persia...Together with...Great Brittaines empire

A Prospect of the Most Famous Parts of the World: Viz. Asia, Affrica, ...

John Speed (British, Farndon, Cheshire 1551/52–1629 London)

Wilton Garden

Wilton Garden

The garden of Wilton House (Wiltshire), famous today for its eighteenth-century landscape design containing England's first Palladian bridge, was originally laid out in the mid-1630s by the French-born Isaac de... more