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Coronation of Richard II from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 192v

Coronation of Richard II from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 192v

Detail of a miniature of the coronation of Richard II. Image taken from f. 192v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis (from 1270 to 1380). Written in French.

Coronation of Charles VI from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 216

Coronation of Charles VI from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 216

Detail of a miniature of the coronation of Charles VI. Image taken from f. 216 of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis (from 1270 to 1380). Written in French.

Henricus I. Rex desig. et sculpt. G. Vertue

Henricus I. Rex desig. et sculpt. G. Vertue

Henry I, King of England, bust portrait, left profile, with ornaments and vignette below depicting dungeon scene. Signed on plate. Illus. from: History of England / Paul de Rapin-Thoyras & N. Tindal. London, 17 .

K. William Ye Conqueror del. et sculp. G. Vertue

K. William Ye Conqueror del. et sculp. G. Vertue

William I or 'William the Conqueror', King of England, bust portrait, facing front, holding sword, with ornaments and vignette of Brittania in supplication below. Signed on plate. Illus. from: History of Englan... more

Richardus I. Rex Anglorum Vertue del. sculp

Richardus I. Rex Anglorum Vertue del. sculp

Richard I, King of England, bust portrait, facing front, in crown and mantle, holding battle-axe, with ornaments. Signed on plate. Illus. from: History of England / Paul de Rapin-Thoyras & N. Tindal. London, 1732.

King Canute ye Dane in. et sculp: G. Vertue

King Canute ye Dane in. et sculp: G. Vertue

Canute, King of England, Denmark and Norway, bust portrait, left profile, with ornaments and vignette below portrait depicting the story of Canute and his courtiers. Signed on plate. Illus. from: History of Eng... more

Capt. Edward England

Capt. Edward England

Portrait of England standing on shore with burning ship in background. Illus. in: Charles Johnson, History of Most Famous Highway Men. London, 1734. Reference copy may be in LOT 9351. This record contains unver... more

Enthusiasm display'd: or, the Moor Fields congregation

Enthusiasm display'd: or, the Moor Fields congregation

The print shows evangelical Methodist minister George Whitefield preaching at Moorsfield, London.. He is supported by two females, one holding a mask and labeled "Hypocrisy", the other a Janus-faced "Deceit". O... more

Egbert King of the West Saxons, first Monarch of all England desig. et sculpt. G. Vertue

Egbert King of the West Saxons, first Monarch of all England desig. et...

Egbert, King of England, bust portrait, left profile, coat-of-arms above, map of Great Britain and seated male figure with shield and spear below. Signed on plate. Illus. from: History of England / Paul de Rapi... more

Beginning of text, illus. with royal seal, in Gt. Brit. Laws, statues, etc., 1760-1820 (George III), Anno regni Georgii III...At the Parliament begun and holden at Westminster, the nineteenth day of May, 1761..., London, M. Baskett, 1767

Beginning of text, illus. with royal seal, in Gt. Brit. Laws, statues,...

No. 1 in a series of statues lettered: Four acts relating to the tea tax, 1767-1778.

The Lord Mayor's speech and the city petition about excise [on tobacco. Speech with illus. of meeting of the Common-Council of London]

The Lord Mayor's speech and the city petition about excise [on tobacco...

Reference copy may be in SSF (Gr) - Tariff 1771 Cartoons. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Gt. Brig. England London History 1771; Caricatures..., British 1771;... more

To the King's most excellent majesty, this view of the royal dock yard at Deptford [...] / painted by R. Paton, the figures by J. Mortimer ; engraved by W. Woollett.

To the King's most excellent majesty, this view of the royal dock yard...

Boats on Thames River and dockyard, Deptford, London, England.

The sea fight between Keppel and d'Orvilliers

The sea fight between Keppel and d'Orvilliers

Print shows a depiction of the naval engagement between the British fleet under Admiral Keppel and the French fleet under Count d'Orvilliers; framed with elaborate border. Title from item. Engraved for Cowley's... more

[Italian composer in England]

[Italian composer in England]

Drawing showing a caricature of a man playing piano and singing loudly as a bird, possibly a parrot, sings on a windowsill. Title from acquisition records; also referred to as "Italian composer in London" in ac... more

St. Lucia in the West Indies taken possession of by Admiral Barrington Monsieur de Micoud and the inhabitants having capitulated the 30th of December, 1778, being the day after Count d'Estaign left the island much disconcerted / Hamilton delin. ; Thornton sculp.

St. Lucia in the West Indies taken possession of by Admiral Barrington...

Print shows six ships in line flying the French flag, however, appears to be disembarking British troops who are about to take possession of the island after the French have withdrawn. Title from item. Engraved... more

A British sailor offering a sword to an unarmed Spanish officer to defend himself, at the attack of Fort Omoa, which was taken by escalade, on the 20 of Octr. 1779, under the command of Captn. Dalrymmple and Commodore Lutterell / Hamilton delin. ; Thornton sculp.

A British sailor offering a sword to an unarmed Spanish officer to def...

Title from item. Engraved for Barnard's New complete & authentic history of England. Illus. in: The new, comprehensive and complete history of England : ... / By Edward Barnard, esq., assisted by ... Mr. Millar... more

[Britannia attacked by her enemies]

[Britannia attacked by her enemies]

Print shows Britannia and the British lion being attacked from the left by a Dutchman, a Spaniard, and a Frenchman, and from the right by a Native woman representing America. Title devised by Library staff. Ill... more

View of the attack on Bunker's Hill, with the burning of Charles Town, June 17, 1775 drawn by Mr. Millar ; engraved by Lodge

View of the attack on Bunker's Hill, with the burning of Charles Town,...

Print shows four British warships landing troops and firing on Charlestown, a British battery on Copp's Hill in Boston also fires on Charlestown which is in flames, also shows the assault on "Bunker's Hill." Ti... more

St. Lucia in the West Indies taken possession of by Admiral Barrington, Monsieur de Micoud and the inhabitants having capitulated the 30th of December, 1778, being the day after Count d'Estaign left the island much disconcerted Hamilton delin. ; Thornton sculp

St. Lucia in the West Indies taken possession of by Admiral Barrington...

Print shows six ships in line flying the French flag, however, appears to be disembarking British troops who are about to take possession of the island after the French have withdrawn. At the bottom, shows an o... more

This ticket will admit one person into the [...] on the day of Mr. Lunardi's ascension, price three shillings

This ticket will admit one person into the [...] on the day of Mr. Lun...

Admission ticket to one of Vincent Lunardi early balloon ascensions, probably from London, England. Includes a picture of a balloon. Title from item. Tissandier collection.

The English balloon and appendages in which Mr. Lunardi ascended into the atmosphere from the artillery ground, Sepr. 15, 1784

The English balloon and appendages in which Mr. Lunardi ascended into ...

Print shows the ascent of Vincent Lunardi from the Moorfields Artillery Grounds, London, September 15, 1784; Lunardi's first ascent and the first balloon ascent in England. He experimented with oars for navigat... more

Lord Robert Manners mortally wounded, on board the Resolution, in the memorable engagement between Admiral Rodney & Count de Grasse, in the West Indies, the 12th of April 1782 / Metz delin. ; Grignion sculp.

Lord Robert Manners mortally wounded, on board the Resolution, in the ...

Print shows a group of sailors attending to Lord Robert Manners during battle between the British fleet and the French fleet in the West Indies. Title from item. Engraved for Raymond's history of England. Illus... more

Gallant behavior of an English sailor in offering a sword to an unarmed Spaniard to defend himself, at the taking of Fort Omoa, in the Bay of Honduras, October 20th 1779 Metz delin. ; Record sculp

Gallant behavior of an English sailor in offering a sword to an unarme...

Title from item. Engraved for Raymond's history of England. Illus. from: A new, universal and impartial history of England ... to the spring of the year 1784 ... / by George Frederick Raymond, Esq.... London : ... more

Mr. Fitzherbert the British minister plenipotentiary, with Gravier de Vergennes, and le Compte d'Aranda ministers plenipotentiary of the courts of France & Spain, signing the preliminary articles of peace at Versailles (on Jany. the 20th 1783) previous to their final ratification / Metz delin. ; Cook sculp.

Mr. Fitzherbert the British minister plenipotentiary, with Gravier de ...

Title from item. Engraved for Raymond's history of England. Illus. in: A new, universal and impartial history of England ... to the spring of the year 1784 ... / by George Frederick Raymond, Esq.... London : Pr... more

Count de Grasse, the French admiral, resigning his sword to Admiral Rodney, after being defeated by that gallant commander in the West Indies, on April 12th 1782 / Metz delin. ; Fiegl sculp.

Count de Grasse, the French admiral, resigning his sword to Admiral Ro...

Title from item. Engraved for Raymond's history of England. Illus. in: A new, universal and impartial history of England ... to the spring of the year 1784 ... / by George Frederick Raymond, Esq.... London : Pr... more

Gallant behavior of an English sailor in offering a sword to an unarmed Spaniard to defend himself, at the taking of Fort Omoa, in the Bay of Honduras, October 20th 1779 / Metz delin. ; Record sculp.

Gallant behavior of an English sailor in offering a sword to an unarme...

Title from item. Engraved for Raymond's history of England. Illus. in: A new, universal and impartial history of England ... to the spring of the year 1784 ... / by George Frederick Raymond, Esq.... London : Pr... more

The rival gardeners

The rival gardeners

King George III of England and Napoleon I tend to their respective plants on opposite sides of a stream labeled "The Channel." A cudgel marked "British Oak" floats down it. Napoleon bends over his drooping po... more

City of Westminster from "Modern London; being the history and present state of the British Metropolis. Illustrated with numerous copper plates. [By Richard Phillips.]"

City of Westminster from "Modern London; being the history and present...

This image has been taken from scan 000415 from "Modern London; being the history and present state of the British Metropolis. Illustrated with numerous copper plates. [By Richard Phillips.]". The title and sub... more

These copies are from portions of an extremely rare print by Visscher, the apparent circumstances of which evince it to have been taken early in the reign of King James 1st many years prior to Hollar's time C.J. Visscher delineavit ; etched by Richd. Sawyer

These copies are from portions of an extremely rare print by Visscher,...

Print shows the waterfront buildings along the Thames River during the reign of King James 1st, with principal buildings identified on the plate, also shows some sailboats on the river, as well as a royal floti... more

DCM 0249: Monzani Flute in C

DCM 0249: Monzani Flute in C

One of a set of three flutes (DCM 249, 250, 251). Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, silver keys, and silver-lined sockets, wood tuning spacer ferrule.; 66.1. cm., 67 cm. with spacer Key Holes System: ... more

View of the River Wye [England]

View of the River Wye [England]

Illus. in: Aqua pictura / John Hassell. London, 1813.

London
DCM 1198: Monzani Flute in C

DCM 1198: Monzani Flute in C

Keys stamped with crown, except 1 replacement key. Hallmarks on silver ferrules. Seventh key is extra B-flat lever (first finger RH). Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, ivory cork-setting mechanism, sil... more

DCM 0347: Louis Drouet Flute in C

DCM 0347: Louis Drouet Flute in C

Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Ebony, silver keys, ivory ferrules, brass-lined head.; 67.1 cm. Key Holes System: 6 keys, foot to low C, saltspoon, pin in block. Foot joint includes typical Drouet C#, C ke... more

Westminster Hall from "The Antiquities of London; comprising views and historical descriptions ... Also anecdotes of eminent persons ... Chiefly from the works of T. Pennant ... Second edition, etc"

Westminster Hall from "The Antiquities of London; comprising views and...

This image has been taken from scan 000180 from "The Antiquities of London; comprising views and historical descriptions ... Also anecdotes of eminent persons ... Chiefly from the works of T. Pennant ... Second... more

DCM 0317: Louis Drouet Flute in C

DCM 0317: Louis Drouet Flute in C

Elements of the cap are not original (cap cracked in shipment). Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Ivory, silver keys and ferrules (milled center ferrule), decorative knurling.; 65.1 cm. (without cap) Key Hol... more

Queen's-Head Islington

Queen's-Head Islington

Print shows a side view of Queen's Head Inn, in the burrough of Islington, London, England. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Queen. Title from ite... more

DCM 1289: George Rudall Flute in C

DCM 1289: George Rudall Flute in C

Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Boxwood (DCM ledger: "Satinwood?"), ivory cap with ivory cork-setting mechanism and silver shaft, silver keys and ferrules. Embouchure bushed with ivory.; 65.3 cm. Key Holes... more

DCM 0301: Monzani Flute d'amore in A

DCM 0301: Monzani Flute d'amore in A

Instrument type: Flute d'amore in A Medium: Curly boxwood, ivory cork-setting mechanism, silver keys and fluted ferrules, metal-lined (partially) head, some key blocks metal-lined.; 78.5 cm. Key Holes System: ... more

Coronation procession of his majesty George the Fourth, 19th July, 1821 / drawn & etched by W. Heath.

Coronation procession of his majesty George the Fourth, 19th July, 182...

Print shows a street procession with King George IV at his coronation festivities on July 19, 1821, in St. James' Park, London. Balloon flying at upper right represents balloonist Charles Green's first ascensi... more

DCM 0216: Rudall & Rose Flute in C

DCM 0216: Rudall & Rose Flute in C

Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Boxwood, silver keys and ferrules, metal-lined head.; 65.1 cm. Key Holes System: 8 keys, all pewter plugs, with square metal plates for D#, C#, C. Large toneholes. Mark Maxi... more

architecture from "A new History and Survey of ... London, ... Westminster, and Southwark. With ... illustrations of their Antiquities, etc"

architecture from "A new History and Survey of ... London, ... Westmin...

This image has been taken from scan 000282 from "A new History and Survey of ... London, ... Westminster, and Southwark. With ... illustrations of their Antiquities, etc". The title and subject terms of this im... more

map from "A new History and Survey of ... London, ... Westminster, and Southwark. With ... illustrations of their Antiquities, etc"

map from "A new History and Survey of ... London, ... Westminster, and...

This image has been taken from scan 000018 from "A new History and Survey of ... London, ... Westminster, and Southwark. With ... illustrations of their Antiquities, etc". The title and subject terms of this im... more

Surry [sic] Zoological Gardens

Surry [sic] Zoological Gardens

Print shows pond and people walking at the Surrey Zoological Gardens, London, England, with a balloon ascending in the distance. Print commemorates the 17th anniversary of the birth of Princess Victoria, May 24... more

North east view of Westminster Abbey

North east view of Westminster Abbey

Print shows a street view of the northeast side of Westminster Abbey, with pedestrians on the promenade in the foreground.

map from "The History and Antiquities of London, Westminster, Southwark, and parts adjacent, etc"

map from "The History and Antiquities of London, Westminster, Southwar...

This image has been taken from scan 000556 from volume 04 of "The History and Antiquities of London, Westminster, Southwark, and parts adjacent, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been generat... more

Paul's from "The History and Antiquities of London, Westminster, Southwark, and parts adjacent, etc"

Paul's from "The History and Antiquities of London, Westminster, South...

This image has been taken from scan 000344 from volume 03 of "The History and Antiquities of London, Westminster, Southwark, and parts adjacent, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been generat... more

map from "The History and Antiquities of London, Westminster, Southwark, and parts adjacent, etc"

map from "The History and Antiquities of London, Westminster, Southwar...

This image has been taken from scan 000366 from volume 01 of "The History and Antiquities of London, Westminster, Southwark, and parts adjacent, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been generat... more

North-country mails at the Peacock, Islington / painted by James Pollard ; engraved by T. Sutherland.

North-country mails at the Peacock, Islington / painted by James Polla...

Print shows several passenger and mail coaches on street in front of the Peacock building in Islington, London, England. Title from item. Engraved from the original picture in the possession of Henry Wormald, E... more

Westminster Abbey from "De Aardbol. Magazijn van hedendaagsche land- en volkenkunde ... Met platen en kaarten. [Deel 4-9 by P. H. W.]"

Westminster Abbey from "De Aardbol. Magazijn van hedendaagsche land- e...

This image has been taken from scan 000223 from volume 04 of "De Aardbol. Magazijn van hedendaagsche land- en volkenkunde ... Met platen en kaarten. [Deel 4-9 by P. H. W.]". The title and subject terms of this ... more

Westminster Abbey from "The Wonders of The World in Nature and Art. Edited by H. Ince"

Westminster Abbey from "The Wonders of The World in Nature and Art. Ed...

This image has been taken from scan 000592 from "The Wonders of The World in Nature and Art. Edited by H. Ince". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the ... more

Brutal police force from London in the bull ring, Birmingham See the morning papers

Brutal police force from London in the bull ring, Birmingham See the m...

Drawing shows peaceful Chartist supporters at a rally in Birmingham, England, being brutally attacked by London police. Title from item. Drawing mounted on top left of page 27 in Doyle's scrapbook. Sketch on ve... more

London.
Westminster from "Westminster Hall Courts. Facts for the consideration of Parliament, before the final adoption of a plan perpetuating the courts of law on a site injurious ... to the suitor ... Second edition. [With a folding map.]"

Westminster from "Westminster Hall Courts. Facts for the consideration...

This image has been taken from scan 000030 from "Westminster Hall Courts. Facts for the consideration of Parliament, before the final adoption of a plan perpetuating the courts of law on a site injurious ... to... more

Royal Gardens, Vauxhall. Juvenile fete, next Wednesday, 21st ...

Royal Gardens, Vauxhall. Juvenile fete, next Wednesday, 21st ...

Text-only broadside announcing a festival at Vauxhall Gardens, London, England, 1841?. Includes a list of the events and scheduled performances, including the release of the balloon "Fat Boy." "A great personag... more

Exeter Hall, the great anti-slavery meeting, 1841 / T.H. Shepherd [delineator] ; H. Melville [printmaker].

Exeter Hall, the great anti-slavery meeting, 1841 / T.H. Shepherd [del...

Print shows interior of Exeter Hall filled with a large crowd for the Anti-slavery Society meeting, London, England. Title from item. Le grande salle d'Exeter-Hall assemblie des amis des noirs : Die so-gennante... more

DIG31925

DIG31925

Daguerreotyp. Porträtt (troligen) av Amelia Byam som gifte sig med John Ericsson den 15 oktober 1836, då var hon 19 år, alltså född 1817. Amelia Byam var halvsyster med Mrs Charles Seidler, en av John Ericssons... more

[Front page of the Illustrated London news, illustrated with view of London from waterfront, and view of the destruction of the city of Hamburg by fire]

[Front page of the Illustrated London news, illustrated with view of L...

Illus. in: The Illustrated London news, 1842 May 14, p. 1.

The aerial steam carriage

The aerial steam carriage

Pictorial lettersheet shows British inventor William Samuel Henson's proposed steam powered flying machine in an imaginary flight over the Thames River, London, 1843. Attempts to fly a model of the aerial steam... more

Westminster Abbey from "Illustrated London, or, a series of views in the British metropolis and its vicinity, engraved by Albert Henry Payne, from original drawings. The historical, topographical and miscellaneous notices, by W. I. Bicknell"

Westminster Abbey from "Illustrated London, or, a series of views in t...

This image has been taken from scan 000076 from volume 02 of "Illustrated London, or, a series of views in the British metropolis and its vicinity, engraved by Albert Henry Payne, from original drawings. The hi... more

map from "Westminster: Memorials of the City, Saint Peter's College, the Parish Churches, Palaces, Streets and Worthies"

map from "Westminster: Memorials of the City, Saint Peter's College, t...

This image has been taken from scan 000024 from "Westminster: Memorials of the City, Saint Peter's College, the Parish Churches, Palaces, Streets and Worthies". The title and subject terms of this image have be... more

The south East Prospect of Westminster from Somerset House to Westminster Bridge. Prospect von Westminster gegen Mittag des Pallasts von Somerset bey der neuen Brücken

The south East Prospect of Westminster from Somerset House to Westmins...

Auch als No 9 oberhalb der Ansicht in der Mitte bezeichnet

View from Poets' Corner, looking towards the Confessor's Chapel

View from Poets' Corner, looking towards the Confessor's Chapel

No. 724. Title from item. On mount: Stereographs of Westminster Abbey by Valentine Blanchard.

A south View of the cities of London and Westminster, taken from Denmark Hall near Camberwell

A south View of the cities of London and Westminster, taken from Denma...

from the Original Picture in the Possession of Mr. Smart

DCM 0133: Abel Siccama Flute in C

DCM 0133: Abel Siccama Flute in C

In letter from John Finn to DCM, 8 Aug. 1920, he states: "The Siccama flute was formerly the property of the late Mr. Christopher Welch. It was made for him about 1850. I can tell you the year later, but at the... more

Model house for families

Model house for families

Photograph shows exterior of building. Salted paper photoprint by Claude-Marie Ferrier or Hugh Owen. Illus. in: Reports by the Juries, London, Spicer Brothers, 1852, v. 2 frontis.

The match by the Club of All Nations at Cowes [England]. The AMERICA yacht making a start ahead

The match by the Club of All Nations at Cowes [England]. The AMERICA y...

Wood engraving by Landells. Illus. in: The Illustrated London News, 1851 August 30, v. 19, p. 264. Reference copy may be in SSF - YACHTING. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card t... more