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[Crowned Greek astronomer Ptolemy and his Renaissance translator Regiomontanus, seated beneath an armillary sphere and surrounded by decorated border]

[Crowned Greek astronomer Ptolemy and his Renaissance translator Regio...

Frontspiece in: Epytoma in Almagestum / Regiomontus. Venice : J. Hammam, 1496. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 29.

DCM 0997: Augustin Grenser I; Jeremias Schlegel Flute in C

DCM 0997: Augustin Grenser I; Jeremias Schlegel Flute in C

"Germany" stamped in English on the upper joint further confuses the identity. Possibly it pertains to the 1890 tariff mentioned in DCM 996, although that customs law does not apply to antiques. Instrument type... more

DCM 0405: Potter Flute in C

DCM 0405: Potter Flute in C

Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Ivory, silver keys.; 66.2 cm. Key Holes System: 6 keys, square flaps, with pewter plug and silver mount for high C. Mark Maximum: POTTER / SENIOR / LONDON / 1778 Mark Additi... more

DCM 0767: Tuerlinckx; Heinrich Grenser Flute in C

DCM 0767: Tuerlinckx; Heinrich Grenser Flute in C

Lower body and foot joint by H. Grenser, head joint and possibly upper body joint by Tuerlinckx. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Ebony, ivory cap, cork-setting mechanism and ferrules, silver keys.; 62.4 cm... more

A cotilion sic

A cotilion sic

[By] W. H. Kingsbury. (statement of responsibility) A continuous strip mounted on linen (26 1/2 x 208 cm) folded, accordion fashion, to form 10 leaves. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as... more

DCM 0949: Augustin Grenser I Flute in C

DCM 0949: Augustin Grenser I Flute in C

The block for the G# mount was broken off and has been filed away to receive a substitute, likely metal replacement saddle, also missing. It is also possible that the G# key was an addition in that there is ver... more

DCM 0386: Johann Georg Otto Flute in C

DCM 0386: Johann Georg Otto Flute in C

The present steel spring appears to be a replacement and the foot joint bottom ferrule also appears to be a replacement. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Boxwood, stained, ivory cap and ferrules, brass key.;... more

Design for a Round Renaissance Style Table

Design for a Round Renaissance Style Table

Anonymous, British, 19th century

Design for a Vase with Rams' Heads in Renaissance Style
Design for a Wooden Cabinet in French Renaissance Style
Design for a Round or Oval Renaissance Style Table
Design for a Renaissance Style Table

Design for a Renaissance Style Table

Anonymous, British, 19th century

Design for a Renaissance Style Carved Cabinet

Design for a Renaissance Style Carved Cabinet

Anonymous, British, 19th century

[Types of early renaissance cannon]

[Types of early renaissance cannon]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Military antiquities respecting a history of the English army, from the conquest to the present time / Francis Grose. [London] : Stockdale, 1812. Published in: The tra... more

Five Men at a table in German Renaissance costume, playing cards in an inn
Design for a beamed ceiling in French Renaissance style

Design for a beamed ceiling in French Renaissance style

Jules-Edmond-Charles Lachaise (French, died 1897)

Design for a Public Building in the Italian Renaissance Palazzo Style

Design for a Public Building in the Italian Renaissance Palazzo Style

Attributed to Sir Charles Barry (British, London 1795–1860 London)

French Renaissance architecture from "L'Orléanais. Histoire des Ducs et du Duché d'Oriéans ... Illustrée par MM. Baron, Français, etc"

French Renaissance architecture from "L'Orléanais. Histoire des Ducs ...

This image has been taken from scan 000453 from "L'Orléanais. Histoire des Ducs et du Duché d'Oriéans ... Illustrée par MM. Baron, Français, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been genera... more

French Renaissance architecture from "L'Orléanais. Histoire des Ducs et du Duché d'Oriéans ... Illustrée par MM. Baron, Français, etc"

French Renaissance architecture from "L'Orléanais. Histoire des Ducs ...

This image has been taken from scan 000109 from "L'Orléanais. Histoire des Ducs et du Duché d'Oriéans ... Illustrée par MM. Baron, Français, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been genera... more

Italian Renaissance painter and architect from "The Continental Tourist. Views of Cities and Scenery in Italy, France, and Switzerland. From original drawings by S. Prout, ... and J. D. Harding, with descriptions in English by T. Roscoe, and in French by A. Sosson"

Italian Renaissance painter and architect from "The Continental Touris...

This image has been taken from scan 000538 from "The Continental Tourist. Views of Cities and Scenery in Italy, France, and Switzerland. From original drawings by S. Prout, ... and J. D. Harding, with descripti... more

Design for Fireplace in French Renaissance Revival Style
[Entryway to the Renaissance Court; Doorway from an Old Palace of the Dorias; The Ghiberti Gates; View in Medieval Court]

[Entryway to the Renaissance Court; Doorway from an Old Palace of the ...

Attributed to Philip Henry Delamotte (British, 1821–1889)

Scala dei Giganti, Palazzo Ducale, Venice

Scala dei Giganti, Palazzo Ducale, Venice

Carlo Naya..1860s..Accession no. PGP R 762 .Medium Albumen .Size 35.2 x 26.8 cm .Credit Gift of Mrs. Riddell in memory of Peter Fletcher Riddell, 1985 ..For more information please select here ( http://www.nati... more

Dutch Renaissance architecture from "Sketches in Holland and Scandinavia"

Dutch Renaissance architecture from "Sketches in Holland and Scandinav...

This image has been taken from scan 000084 from "Sketches in Holland and Scandinavia". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Library's flickr p... more

[Rathaus, Cologne, Germany, its handsome Renaissance portico of 1569-1571 designed by Wilhelm Vernickel, not long after the 1881 restoration]

[Rathaus, Cologne, Germany, its handsome Renaissance portico of 1569-1...

This record contains unverified data from caption card. Forms part of the Königliche Preussische Messbildanstalt collection. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Arch.; BI.

[Theatre de la Renaissance]
[Young man in renaissance costume, in studio]

[Young man in renaissance costume, in studio]

On mount: "black & yellow" pencil, c.; "58S41a" ink, upper left, "n" pencil, upper right. Image content features: COSTUME renaissance; PEOPLE boys. Title and other data comes from a curatorial worksheet compile... more

Renaissance Palace

Renaissance Palace

John Singer Sargent (American, Florence 1856–1925 London)

[New York (City) - Riverside Drive - "On the Hudson", the French Renaissance style mansion of C.M. Schwab: rear view during construction]

[New York (City) - Riverside Drive - "On the Hudson", the French Renai...

Copyrighted by architect Maurice Hébert. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

[Renaissance Lodge Room in Masonic Temple, New York City]

[Renaissance Lodge Room in Masonic Temple, New York City]

J134501 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Wurts(?) Brothers Photo., N.Y.

Crédit National pour faciliter la réparation des dommages causés par la guerre. Souscrivez pour hâter la renaissance des pays dévasdéts

Crédit National pour faciliter la réparation des dommages causés par l...

A village destroyed by war. Translation of title: Crédit National to ease the reparations of war damages. Subscribe to accerlate the revival of the devastated areas. Signed: Constant-Duval. Promotional goal: F... more

[Portrait of Gregorio Delgado, Renaissance Ballroom, New York, N.Y., ca. July, 1947]

[Portrait of Gregorio Delgado, Renaissance Ballroom, New York, N.Y., c...

Purchase William P. Gottlieb General information about the Gottlieb Collection is available at http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/html/gottlieb/gottlieb-home.html The Renaissance Ballroom information was provide... more

[Portrait of unidentified woman, Wilmoth Houdini, Duke of Iron (Cecil Anderson), Lord Invader, Macbeth, Renaissance Ballroom, New York, N.Y., ca. July, 1947]

[Portrait of unidentified woman, Wilmoth Houdini, Duke of Iron (Cecil ...

Purchase William P. Gottlieb General information about the Gottlieb Collection is available at http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/html/gottlieb/gottlieb-home.html The Renaissance Ballroom information was provide... more

[Portrait of Macbeth, Count of Monte Cristo, Lord Invader, and Wilmoth Houdini, Renaissance Ballroom, New York, N.Y., ca. July, 1947]

[Portrait of Macbeth, Count of Monte Cristo, Lord Invader, and Wilmoth...

Purchase William P. Gottlieb General information about the Gottlieb Collection is available at http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/html/gottlieb/gottlieb-home.html The Renaissance Ballroom information was provide... more

[Portrait of Macbeth (McDonald Augustus Fritz), Renaissance Ballroom, New York, N.Y., ca. July, 1947]

[Portrait of Macbeth (McDonald Augustus Fritz), Renaissance Ballroom, ...

Purchase William P. Gottlieb General information about the Gottlieb Collection is available at http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/html/gottlieb/gottlieb-home.html The Renaissance Ballroom information was provide... more

[Portrait of Count of Monte Cristo, Macbeth, Duke of Iron, Wilmoth Houdini, Lord Invader, Renaissance Ballroom, New York, N.Y., ca. July, 1947]

[Portrait of Count of Monte Cristo, Macbeth, Duke of Iron, Wilmoth Hou...

Purchase William P. Gottlieb General information about the Gottlieb Collection is available at http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/html/gottlieb/gottlieb-home.html The Renaissance Ballroom information was provide... more

[Portrait of Wilmoth Houdini, Renaissance Ballroom, New York, N.Y., ca. July, 1947]

[Portrait of Wilmoth Houdini, Renaissance Ballroom, New York, N.Y., ca...

Wilmoth Houdini (Frederick Wilmoth Hendircks, sometimes known as Edgar Leon Sinclair) Purchase William P. Gottlieb General information about the Gottlieb Collection is available at http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/... more

[Portrait of Wilmoth Houdini, Renaissance Ballroom, New York, N.Y., ca. July, 1947]

[Portrait of Wilmoth Houdini, Renaissance Ballroom, New York, N.Y., ca...

Wilmoth Houdini (Frederick Wilmoth Hendircks, sometimes known as Edgar Leon Sinclair) Purchase William P. Gottlieb General information about the Gottlieb Collection is available at http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/... more

Fireplace at the Biltmore House, George W. Vanderbilt's 225-room French Renaissance chateau, Asheville, North Carolina

Fireplace at the Biltmore House, George W. Vanderbilt's 225-room Frenc...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Interior hall and doorway at Kensington Manor, an 1855 Renaissance Revival villa on the Kensington Plantation, Eastover, South Carolina

Interior hall and doorway at Kensington Manor, an 1855 Renaissance Rev...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. The house had at one time fallen into such disrepair th... more

Great Lakes Seaway Trail - Jousting at the Sterling Renaissance Festival

Great Lakes Seaway Trail - Jousting at the Sterling Renaissance Festiv...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Two knights on armored chargers attempt to unseat one another in this jousting expostion at the Sterling Renaissance Festival. Location... more

[Hurricane Katrina] Baker, La., August 17, 2006 - Residents of Renaissance Village, FEMA's largest trailer park for hurricane evacuees in Louisiana, attend a job fair staged by local business groups. The park contains 574 travel trailers and includes classrooms, a playground and educational facilities. Keith Riggs/FEMA.

[Hurricane Katrina] Baker, La., August 17, 2006 - Residents of Renaiss...

Photographs Relating to Disasters and Emergency Management Programs, Activities, and Officials

[Hurricane Katrina/Hurricane Rita] Baker, La., August 17, 2006 - During a job fair at FEMA's Renaissance Village park, a Katrina evacuee sits for an employment interview while caring for her child. The park holds 574 travel trailers housing families from hurricanes Katrina and Rita. Keith Riggs/FEMA.

[Hurricane Katrina/Hurricane Rita] Baker, La., August 17, 2006 - Durin...

Photographs Relating to Disasters and Emergency Management Programs, Activities, and Officials

[Hurricane Katrina] Baker, La., October 24, 2006 - Security Team members Nicholas Nowak (l) and Andrew Williams (r) receive honorary positions with the city of Baker in recognition of their rescue of an elderly woman from a burning trailer at FEMA's Renaissance Village park. The men braved flames to carry the woman out of her home after she had fallen asleep and did not hear the smoke detector alarm. Keith Riggs/FEMA.

[Hurricane Katrina] Baker, La., October 24, 2006 - Security Team membe...

Photographs Relating to Disasters and Emergency Management Programs, Activities, and Officials

[Hurricane Katrina] Baker, La., October 27, 2006 - Entertainer Rosie O'Donnell appears at the grand opening of the Children's Plaza at FEMA's Renaissance Village trailer park. O'Donnell's charitable foundation was the leading force in establishing the center for residents of the park, victims of Hurricane Katrina. The plaza includes facilities for Early Head Start, Elementary After School Programs, adult education and social services. Keith Riggs/FEMA.

[Hurricane Katrina] Baker, La., October 27, 2006 - Entertainer Rosie O...

Photographs Relating to Disasters and Emergency Management Programs, Activities, and Officials

[Hurricane Katrina] Baker, LA August 1, 2008 -- After nearly three years of providing temporary housing, this FEMA group site named "Renaissance Village" closed in June 2008. Cumulatively, Renaissance Village housed nearly 900 Louisiana families.

[Hurricane Katrina] Baker, LA August 1, 2008 -- After nearly three yea...

Photographs Relating to Disasters and Emergency Management Programs, Activities, and Officials

Cast iron on Dauphin Street juxtaposed with the modern Renaissance Riverview Plaza Hotel high-rise in Mobile, Alabama

Cast iron on Dauphin Street juxtaposed with the modern Renaissance Riv...

Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The George F. Landegger Collection of Alabama Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Phot... more

Salon de los Pasos Perdidos. Official reception hall of gthe El Capitolio Nacional, in the Renaissance style, 400 feet long and 45 feet tall. El Capitolio, Havana, Cuba

Salon de los Pasos Perdidos. Official reception hall of gthe El Capito...

This beautiful room, once used when congress was in session, now sits empty and unused. The Havana Capitol was built from April 1, 1926-1929; the building cost 17 million Pesos and is bigger than the U.S. Capi... more

Skyline view of Mobile from the 24th floor of the Renaissance Hotel on Royal Street in Mobile, Alabama

Skyline view of Mobile from the 24th floor of the Renaissance Hotel on...

Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The George F. Landegger Collection of Alabama Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Phot... more

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Sec...

Photographer: Sammy Mayo, Jr.--HUD Photo Creation Date: 3/17/2011 Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Sec...

Photographer: Sammy Mayo, Jr.--HUD Photo Creation Date: 3/17/2011 Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Sec...

Photographer: Sammy Mayo, Jr.--HUD Photo Creation Date: 3/17/2011 Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Sec...

Photographer: Sammy Mayo, Jr.--HUD Photo Creation Date: 3/17/2011 Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Sec...

Photographer: Sammy Mayo, Jr.--HUD Photo Creation Date: 3/17/2011 Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Sec...

Photographer: Sammy Mayo, Jr.--HUD Photo Creation Date: 3/17/2011 Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Sec...

Photographer: Sammy Mayo, Jr.--HUD Photo Creation Date: 3/17/2011 Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Sec...

Photographer: Sammy Mayo, Jr.--HUD Photo Creation Date: 3/17/2011 Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Sec...

Photographer: Sammy Mayo, Jr.--HUD Photo Creation Date: 3/17/2011 Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Sec...

Photographer: Sammy Mayo, Jr.--HUD Photo Creation Date: 3/17/2011 Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Sec...

Photographer: Sammy Mayo, Jr.--HUD Photo Creation Date: 3/17/2011 Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Sec...

Photographer: Sammy Mayo, Jr.--HUD Photo Creation Date: 3/17/2011 Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Sec...

Photographer: Sammy Mayo, Jr.--HUD Photo Creation Date: 3/17/2011 Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Sec...

Photographer: Sammy Mayo, Jr.--HUD Photo Creation Date: 3/17/2011 Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Sec...

Photographer: Sammy Mayo, Jr.--HUD Photo Creation Date: 3/17/2011 Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]

Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Sec...

Photographer: Sammy Mayo, Jr.--HUD Photo Creation Date: 3/17/2011 Press conference, Renaissance Street Hotel, Washington, D.C., with Secretary Shuan Donovan [among the participants]