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William I Penny

Made in London, England

Seal Matrix with Abbot William of Gross St. Martin and Saint Martin

Affixing a wax seal to documents both authenticates and secures the document and also identifies the author or sender. According to the inscription, this rare ivory seal matrix, seen here with a wax impression ... more

Plaque with Saint William of Bourges

Early in his career, and well before he became archbishop in 1205, William of Bourges was a hermit-monk at the abbey at Grandmont, near Limoges. It is fitting, therefore, that this plaque honoring him was creat... more

Duke William the Bastard from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 266v

Detail of a miniature of Duke William the Bastard defeating the French, and Duke William sending a herald to Henry I of France. Image taken from f. 266v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Duke William the Bastard from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 250v

Detail of a miniature of Duke William refusing the monks' charity, Duke William being attacked by a boar, and then accepting the monks' gift, and Duke William restoring Jumieges. Image taken from f. 250v of Chr... more

William from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 313v

Miniature of the deathbed of William, the Duke of Aquitaine. Image taken from f. 313v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

William Rufus from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 272

Miniature of the death of William Rufus, with an illuminated initial 'L'(ors). Image taken from f. 272 of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Duke William the Bastard from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 249

Miniature of Duke William defeating a mutiny in camp. Image taken from f. 249 of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Duke William the Bastard from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 251v

Miniature of the murder of Duke William. Image taken from f. 251v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Duke William the Bastard from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 266v

Miniature of Duke William the Bastard defeating the French, and Duke William sending a herald to Henry. Image taken from f. 266v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

William killed from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 418

Miniature of William, king of the Romans, being killed. Image taken from f. 418 of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

William and Hilary from BL Eg 1070, f. 84

Miniatures of William (left) and Hilary (right), with partial foliate borders carried by angels. Image taken from f. 84 of Book of Hours, Use of Paris ('The Hours of René d'Anjou'). Written in Latin, calendar a... more

William the Conqueror from BL Royal 15 E IV, f. 236

Miniature of the Coronation of William the Conqueror, with a full border and a foliate initial 'L'(e dimence), at the beginning of book 5. Image taken from f. 236 of Anciennes et nouvelles chroniques d'Angleter... more

William the Conqueror from BL Royal 15 E IV, f. 236

Detail of a miniature of the Coronation of William the Conqueror, with a full border and a foliate initial 'L'(e dimence), at the beginning of book 5. Image taken from f. 236 of Anciennes et nouvelles chronique... more

Margaret More (1505–1544), Wife of William Roper

Hans Holbein the Younger (German, Augsburg 1497/98–1543 London)

William Roper (1493/94–1578)

Hans Holbein the Younger (German, Augsburg 1497/98–1543 London)

Box For Crossbow Bolts (Bolzenkasten), Probably Made for William IV, Duke of Bavaria (r. 1508–50)

The lid is inlaid on its outside with scenes from the medieval story of Virgil the Sorcerer, intended as a humorous warning against the "wiles of women." Corresponding inlay on the inside shows a Fountain of Yo... more

William Somer from BL Royal 2 A XVI, f. 63v

Detail of a miniature of Henry VIII's court jester, William Somer (or Sommers), with an illuminated initial 'D'(ixit) containing a fly, at the beginning of Psalm 52. Image taken from f. 63v of Psalter ('The Psa... more

Portrait of William I of Orange, from a Series of Tazza Designs

In the central medallion, a portrait of William I of Orange as Commander of Wisdom, shown in profile facing right, framed by circular ornamental frieze. Depicted in the frieze below the medallion, a scene with ... more

Perkins, William

1597 / 1599

Camden, William

1597 / 1599

Perkins, William

1597 / 1599

Butler, William

Stecher: Bry, Theodor de Stecher: Boissard, Robert Herausgeber: Boissard, Jean-Jacques Zeichner: Boissard, Jean-Jacques Drucker: Becker, Matthäus (der Ältere) Datierung: 1597 / 1599 Druckort: Frankfurt (Main)

Perkins, William

1597 / 1599

The Vision of Saint William of Aquitaine.

This monumental and spirited composition sketch of stark chiaroscuro contrasts portrays the kneeling, praying figure of William, Duke of Aquitaine, at lower right before a rocky landscape, as the saint is about... more

Perkins, William

1601 / 1650

Portrait of Everhard van Reyd, Councillor of William, Prince of Orange

Jan Muller (Netherlandish, Amsterdam 1571–1628 Amsterdam)

Virginia / discovered and discribed [sic] by Captan [sic] John Smith, 1606; graven by William Hole

Map showing Chesapeake Bay area and Indian place names with inset of Powhatan, and a Susquehanna Indian / John Smith.

Whitaker, William

Verleger: Janssonius, Johannes Verlagsort: Arnheim

Whitaker, William

Verleger: Janssonius, Johannes Verlagsort: Arnheim

Camden, William

unbekannter Künstler

[Map of Virginia] / discovered and discribed [sic] by Captain John Smith 1606 [?] William Hole.

1606 map of Virginia as described by John Smith showing the Chesapeake Bay, Potomac River, other geographic features, and a vignette of the Native leader, Powhatan, in council.

William Dugdale

Portrait of William Dugdale; half length, almost full face; siting at a table in a coat with fur cuffs and a small white collar; wearing a broad-brimmed hat; his right hand holds a rolled MS on the table; to th... more

decoration from "Luminalia, or, the Festivall of Light. [By Sir William Davenant.] Personated in a Masque at Court, by the Queenes Majestie, and her Ladies, on Shrovetuesday Night, 1637, etc"

This image has been taken from scan 000009 from "Luminalia, or, the Festivall of Light. [By Sir William Davenant.] Personated in a Masque at Court, by the Queenes Majestie, and her Ladies, on Shrovetuesday Nigh... more

Laud, William

Radierer: Hollar, Wenzel faktischer Entstehungsort: London

William Laud, Archbishop of Canterbury

Half-length portrait of William Laud, Archbishop of Canterbury, directed slightly to right, in wide flat cap with ear-flaps and black stole over surplice; after van Dyck Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, Prague 1607... more

William Oughtred

Portrait of William Oughtred, rector and mathematician, half length, aged 73, wearing skull-cap, collar and gown, and holding a book. Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London)

William Oughtred

Portrait of William Oughtred, rector and mathematician, half length, aged 73, wearing skull-cap, collar and gown, and holding a book. Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London)

Cavendish, 1st Duke of Newcastle, William

Verleger: Merian, Matthäus (der Ältere) Stecher: Aubry, Peter (2) Verlagsort: Frankfurt (Main)

Laud, William

Verleger: Merian, Matthäus (der Ältere) Stecher: Aubry, Peter (2) Verlagsort: Frankfurt (Main)

Laud, William

Verleger: Merian, Matthäus (der Ältere) Stecher: Aubry, Peter (2) Verlagsort: Frankfurt (Main)

Laud, William

Verleger: Merian, Matthäus (der Ältere) Stecher: Aubry, Peter (2) Verlagsort: Frankfurt (Main)

Sir William Butts

Portrait of an elderly man with grey straight hair covering his ears, moustache and beard; bust-length to left; wearing a plumed hat with slashed rim, and fur stole over slashed doublet. According to New Holls... more

Butler, William

Stecher: Bry, Theodor de Stecher: Boissard, Robert Herausgeber: Boissard, Jean-Jacques Druckort: Frankfurt (Main)

Butler, William

Stecher: Bry, Theodor de Stecher: Boissard, Robert Herausgeber: Boissard, Jean-Jacques Druckort: Frankfurt (Main)

Butler, William

Stecher: Bry, Theodor de Stecher: Boissard, Robert Herausgeber: Boissard, Jean-Jacques Druckort: Frankfurt (Main)

Butler, William

Stecher: Bry, Theodor de Stecher: Boissard, Robert Herausgeber: Boissard, Jean-Jacques Druckort: Frankfurt (Main)

William III Prince of Orange

Medalist: Peter van Abeele (Dutch, Amsterdam 1608–after 1677 Amsterdam)

The Family of William Cavendish, Marquess of Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Peeter Clouwet (Flemish, Antwerp 1629–1670 Antwerp)

William Fenner, Rector of Rochford

Portrait, half-length, standing to right in an arched opening, looking to front, wearing ecclesiastical robes, holding a book in his right hand; church in background at right; frontispiece to 'The Works of W. F... more

Saint William of Maleval, hands tied with rope fastened to a tree

St. William was an immoral soldier who later took up a monastic life. He is depicted here doing penitence in a forested valley in a region of Siena known as Maleval. Rosa presents the saint as a solitary penite... more