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ISS042E135486 (01/10/2015) --- Just another sunny day in the Caribbean sea as viewed by astronauts aboard the International Space Station. This image was tweeted out by NASA astronaut Terry Virts as he captured the Earth observation of #Cuba and #Bahamas on Jan. 10, 2015. iss042e135486

ISS042E135486 (01/10/2015) --- Just another sunny day in the Caribbean...

ISS042E135486 (01/10/2015) --- Just another sunny day in the Caribbean sea as viewed by astronauts aboard the International Space Station. This image was tweeted out by NASA astronaut Terry Virts as he captured... more

John Currie - Mauretania

John Currie - Mauretania

This photograph is taken in Canada Dock in Liverpool, 1909. The gentleman in uniform is “Mauretania’s” first Chief Engineer, John Currie. ..RMS MAURETANIA was one of the most famous ships ever built on Tyneside... more

Sea Horse Pendant
Cuthbert praying in the sea from BL YT 26, f. 24

Cuthbert praying in the sea from BL YT 26, f. 24

Miniature of Cuthbert praying in the sea, while the spy watches him above; at the lower right, Cuthbert emerges from the sea to have his feet miraculously dried by otters, from Chapter 10 of Bede's prose Life o... more

Cuthbert at sea from BL YT 26, f. 26

Cuthbert at sea from BL YT 26, f. 26

Cuthbert in a boat at sea, with two other men, from Chapter 11 of Bede's prose Life of St Cuthbert. Image taken from f. 26 of Prose Life of Cuthbert; extracts from the Historia Ecclesiastica (History of the Eng... more

Division of the Red Sea from BL Add 14763, f. 135

Division of the Red Sea from BL Add 14763, f. 135

Illustration of the explanation about the division of the Red Sea, at chapter 5 of Maimonides' commentary on tractate Avot of the Mishnah: 'They [the waters] were divided into many paths equal to the number of ... more

Division of the Red Sea from BL Add 14763, f. 135

Division of the Red Sea from BL Add 14763, f. 135

Detail of a page: illustration of the explanation about the division of the Red Sea, at chapter 5 of Maimonides' commentary on tractate Avot of the Mishnah: 'They [the waters] were divided into many paths equal... more

Ship at sea from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 272v

Ship at sea from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 272v

Bas-de-page scene of the 11,000 virgins in a ship at sea, with a deocrated initial 'D'(omine). Image taken from f. 272v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Ship at sea from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 272v

Ship at sea from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 272v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of the 11,000 virgins in a ship at sea. Image taken from f. 272v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

[Portolan chart of the Mediterranean Sea ca. 1320-1350 : manuscript chart of the Mediterranean and Black seas on vellum].

[Portolan chart of the Mediterranean Sea ca. 1320-1350 : manuscript ch...

Anonymous nautical chart in portolan style probably drawn in Genoa. Covers Mediterranean Sea from the Balearic Islands to the Levantine coast; also covers western part of Black Sea. Oldest original cartographic... more

English at sea from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 26v

English at sea from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 26v

Detail of a miniature of the English force at sea. Image taken from f. 26v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis (from 1270 to 1380). Written in French.

English at sea from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 214v

English at sea from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 214v

Detail of a miniature of the English at sea; miniature of the battle of the men of Ghent and the count of Flanders. Image taken from f. 214v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis (from 1270 to 1380). Written in French.

Sea fight off of La Rochelle from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 189v

Sea fight off of La Rochelle from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 189v

Detail of a miniature of a sea fight off of La Rochelle. Image taken from f. 189v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis (from 1270 to 1380). Written in French.

Israelites at the Red Sea from BL Royal 15 D III, f. 78

Israelites at the Red Sea from BL Royal 15 D III, f. 78

Miniature of the Israelites at the Red Sea. Image taken from f. 78 of Bible historiale, the early version. Written in French.

Israelites at the Red Sea from BL Royal 15 D III, f. 78

Israelites at the Red Sea from BL Royal 15 D III, f. 78

Detail of a miniature of the Israelites at the Red Sea. Image taken from f. 78 of Bible historiale, the early version. Written in French.

Passage through the Red Sea from BL Royal 19 D III, f. 50

Passage through the Red Sea from BL Royal 19 D III, f. 50

Miniature of the Passage through the Red Sea with the drowning of the Egyptians, with a partial border, and a foliate initial 'Q'(uant), in Exodus. Image taken from f. 50 of Bible historiale, with various bibli... more

Alexander lowered into the sea from BL Royal 20 B XX, f. 77v

Alexander lowered into the sea from BL Royal 20 B XX, f. 77v

Miniature of Alexander being lowered into the sea in a cask, along with a cat and a cock, with a foliate initial 'L'(ore) and a partial border, at the beginning of chapter 65. Image taken from f. 77v of Histori... more

Alexander lowered into the sea from BL Royal 20 B XX, f. 77v

Alexander lowered into the sea from BL Royal 20 B XX, f. 77v

Detail of a miniature of Alexander lowered into the sea in a cask, along with a cat and a cock, at the beginning of chapter 65. Image taken from f. 77v of Historia de proelis in a French translation (Le Livre e... more

Crossing the Red Sea from BL Harley 5686, f. 60v

Crossing the Red Sea from BL Harley 5686, f. 60v

Detail of a miniature of the Israelites crossing the Red Sea. Image taken from f. 60v of Festival prayer book (~mahzor~) with miscellaneous works in the margins. Written in Hebrew.

Battle of the Sea Gods (Right portion of a frieze)

Battle of the Sea Gods (Right portion of a frieze)

Andrea Mantegna (Italian, Isola di Carturo 1430/31–1506 Mantua)

The Battle of the Sea Gods (Left portion of a  frieze)

The Battle of the Sea Gods (Left portion of a frieze)

Andrea Mantegna (Italian, Isola di Carturo 1430/31–1506 Mantua)

Ship at sea from BL Arundel 66, f. 45

Ship at sea from BL Arundel 66, f. 45

Detail of a miniature of a ship at sea, flying the St George cross. Image taken from f. 45 of Almagest (extract), Liber Astronomiae, Liber Arenalis, astronomical and geomantic tables, political prophecies. Wri... more

Christ's miracles on the Sea of Galilee

Christ's miracles on the Sea of Galilee

Jesus and 12 Apostles on sailing ship at sea. Woodcut by Michael Wolgemut. Reference copy may be in LOT 4444 B. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Artists, Publ.... more

The Sea Monster

The Sea Monster

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

The Sea Monster (Das Meerwunder)

The Sea Monster (Das Meerwunder)

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

The Sea Battle in the Gulf of Morbihan

The Sea Battle in the Gulf of Morbihan

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

[Portolan chart of the Mediterranean, the Black Sea, and the coasts of Europe and northwest Africa].

[Portolan chart of the Mediterranean, the Black Sea, and the coasts of...

Portolan chart with seaport names given for all coastlines. Title devised by cataloguer. Contains 4 compass roses in a circle centered in Italy to the north of Rome and half of a fifth on the trimmed center lef... more

Juno Appearing to Sea Gods

Juno Appearing to Sea Gods

Cornelis Cornelisz van Haarlem (Netherlandish, Haarlem 1562–1638 Haarlem)

The Egyptians Crossing the Red Sea from Johann Geiler von Keisersberg, Das Buch Granatapfel im Latein Genant Malogranatus

The Egyptians Crossing the Red Sea from Johann Geiler von Keisersberg,...

Hans Baldung (called Hans Baldung Grien) (German, Schwäbisch Gmünd (?) 1484/85–1545 Strasbourg (Strassburg))

Black Sea from BL Royal 20 E IX, f. 19v

Black Sea from BL Royal 20 E IX, f. 19v

Detail of a map of the Black Sea. Image taken from f. 19v of Boke of Idrography (The 'Rotz Atlas'). Written in English.

Armed Four-Master Putting Out to Sea from The Sailing Vessels
Fantastic Sea Carriage

Fantastic Sea Carriage

Johannes van Doetecum the elder (Netherlandish, active 1554–ca. 1600, died 1605)

Neptune Between Two Sea Horses

Neptune Between Two Sea Horses

Anonymous, Italian?, 16th century

Armed Three-Master on the Open Sea Accompanied by a Galley from The Sailing Vessels

Armed Three-Master on the Open Sea Accompanied by a Galley from The Sa...

After Pieter Bruegel the Elder (Netherlandish, Breda (?) ca. 1525–1569 Brussels)

Armed Three-Master on the Open Sea Accompanied by a Galley, from the series  Sailing Vessels

Armed Three-Master on the Open Sea Accompanied by a Galley, from the s...

After Pieter Bruegel the Elder (Netherlandish, Breda (?) ca. 1525–1569 Brussels)

Tethys reclining in a giant shell chariot pulled by two sea creatures

Tethys reclining in a giant shell chariot pulled by two sea creatures

Hendrick Goltzius (Netherlandish, Mühlbracht 1558–1617 Haarlem)

[Diagram of a ship at sea illustrating sight lines?]

[Diagram of a ship at sea illustrating sight lines?]

This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Illus. in: Martin Cortés, The arte of navigation, London, 1589, fol. 50. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Nascien at sea from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 68

Nascien at sea from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 68

Miniature of an admiral in a passing ship giving Nascien some food; miniature of Nascien greeting his companions in a boat. Image taken from f. 68 of Estoire del Saint Graal, La Queste del Saint Graal, Morte Ar... more

Sea Deities

Sea Deities

Anonymous, Italian, Roman-Bolognese, 17th century

Sea Battle

Sea Battle

Anonymous, Dutch, 17th century ?