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Topic: ladder

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Devil breaking a ladder from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 210

Devil breaking a ladder from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 210

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of the devil breaking the ladder of a man climbing up to paint a statue of the Virgin and Child. Image taken from f. 210 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smit... more

Jacob's ladder from BL Royal 15 D III, f. 27

Jacob's ladder from BL Royal 15 D III, f. 27

Miniature of Jacob's ladder. Image taken from f. 27 of Bible historiale, the early version. Written in French.

[Portable siege ladder]

[Portable siege ladder]

Print shows a portable ladder with sections that are screwed together, used during siege warfare. Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Des durchleichtigen wolgebornen Grauen Flauii Vegecii Renati kurcze R... more

Samson slaying the Lion; Jacob's Ladder

Samson slaying the Lion; Jacob's Ladder

One panel attributed to Jos Murer (1530–1580)

Group from the Last Judgment, Angels Carrying the Column of the Flagellation and the Sponge and Ladder of the Crucifixion

Group from the Last Judgment, Angels Carrying the Column of the Flagel...

Domenico del Barbiere (Italian, Florence (?) 1506–1565 Paris)

"Rudaba Makes a Ladder of Her Tresses", Folio 72v from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp

"Rudaba Makes a Ladder of Her Tresses", Folio 72v from the Shahnama (B...

One of Rudaba's maids sneaks Zal through the palace to the princess's pavilion. Although Rudaba lowers her tresses for him to scale the wall, Zal tosses up his lasso to catch the crenellation at the roof, then ... more

A man on a ladder from BL Harley 3469, f. 15

A man on a ladder from BL Harley 3469, f. 15

Miniature of a man on a ladder climbing a tree and offering a branch to two robed men; marginal drawing shows David watching Bathsheba and her ladies bathing. Image taken from f. 15 of Splendor Solis (an alchem... more

Jacob's Ladder

Jacob's Ladder

Rembrandt (Rembrandt van Rijn) (Dutch, Leiden 1606–1669 Amsterdam)

Jacob's Ladder

Jacob's Ladder

Rembrandt (Rembrandt van Rijn) (Dutch, Leiden 1606–1669 Amsterdam)

Mutus liber, in quo tamen ...

Mutus liber, in quo tamen ...

Angels descending Jacob's ladder blowing trumpets with sleeping Jacob below. Part of a series supposedly depicting the preparation of the alchemist's philosopher's stone.

Young Woman Climbing a Ladder

Young Woman Climbing a Ladder

Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770) Edo period (1615–1868)

To be sold to the best bidder / E. T., invt. [E. Topham].

To be sold to the best bidder / E. T., invt. [E. Topham].

"An auctioneer holding up his hammer in his left hand, stands in his rostrum, a box supported on four legs, and reached by a ladder (left)..." (Source: George)

Drawing of Fire Ladder

Drawing of Fire Ladder

Restored Patent Drawings

The Ladder

The Ladder

William Henry Fox Talbot (British, Dorset 1800–1877 Lacock)

The Ladder

The Ladder

William Henry Fox Talbot (British, Dorset 1800–1877 Lacock)