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Attributed to Egypt

Illustrated Single Work

Illustrated Single Work

Attributed to Egypt

Peter Comestor at work from BL Royal 17 E VII, f. 2v

Peter Comestor at work from BL Royal 17 E VII, f. 2v

Detail of a miniature of Peter Comestor at work. Image taken from f. 2v of La Bible historiale complétée (Genesis - Psalms). Written in French.

Translator at work from BL Royal 16 G III, f. 8

Translator at work from BL Royal 16 G III, f. 8

Miniature of the translator of the book at work, and presenting the book to his patron. Image taken from f. 8 of La vie de notre seigneur Jhesucrist, La Vengance de la mort Jhesu Christ. Written in French.

Translator at work from BL Royal 16 G III, f. 8

Translator at work from BL Royal 16 G III, f. 8

Detail of a miniature of the translator of the book at work, and presenting the book to his patron. Image taken from f. 8 of La vie de notre seigneur Jhesucrist, La Vengance de la mort Jhesu Christ. Written in French.

Translator at work from BL Royal 18 E III, f. 24

Translator at work from BL Royal 18 E III, f. 24

Detail of a miniature of the translator, Simon de Hesdin, at work in his study, with an inscription on the wall reading, 'Je suis bien / Toudis Joieulx', and a date '1479' with words 'de anno' inscribed on a sc... more

Translator at work from BL Royal 18 E III, f. 24

Translator at work from BL Royal 18 E III, f. 24

Miniature of the translator, Simon de Hesdin, at work in his study, with an inscription on the wall reading, 'Je suis bien / Toudis Joieulx', and a date '1479' with words 'de anno' inscribed on a scroll pending... more

St. Jerome interrupting his work of translating the Hebrew and Greek texts of the Bible to remove a thorn from a lion's paw

St. Jerome interrupting his work of translating the Hebrew and Greek t...

Woodcut by Durer. Illus. in: St. Jerome's Letters (Rare Book Division - Thatcher Collection). Ref. copy may be in LOT 4966. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Illustrated Single Work

Illustrated Single Work

Attributed to Egypt

Illustrated Single Work

Illustrated Single Work

Attributed to Egypt

Adam at Work after the Fall from The Story of the First Men

Adam at Work after the Fall from The Story of the First Men

Johann Sadeler I (Netherlandish, Brussels 1550–1600/1601 Venice)

St. Thomas Aquinas Presenting His Work to the Crucified Christ

St. Thomas Aquinas Presenting His Work to the Crucified Christ

Santi di Tito (Italian, Sansepolcro 1536–1603 Florence)

A Painter at Work in his Studio

A Painter at Work in his Studio

Thomas Wijck (Dutch, Beverwijck, near Haarlem 1616?–1677 Haarlem)

Blackwork Print with Grotesques Fighting on Top of a Large Motif Surrounded by Ten Smaller Motifs, from a Series of Blackwork Prints for Goldsmiths' Work

Blackwork Print with Grotesques Fighting on Top of a Large Motif Surro...

Symmetrical blackwork design with a large three-pronged bezel at center on which groups of grotesques fight. Below rows of additional fillets also with Schweifwerk patterns. Plate 6 from a series of eight plate... more

Blackwork Print with a Bezel Supporting Grotesques Above Three Smaller Bezels, from a Series of Blackwork Prints for Goldsmiths' Work

Blackwork Print with a Bezel Supporting Grotesques Above Three Smaller...

Blackwork print with a large bezel with Schweifwerk. A winged grotesque stands on the central prong under a structure supported by a pair of figures on the outer prongs. At bottom, three smaller bezels with var... more

View of the Amsterdam seaport (Veue d'Amsterdam), men in rowboats work on a ship in center, other men stand on a dock to right, from 'Views of seaports' (Vues de ports de mar)

View of the Amsterdam seaport (Veue d'Amsterdam), men in rowboats work...

Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)

Work bag
Work bag
Portrait of Charles II in raised work embroidery

Portrait of Charles II in raised work embroidery

After a painting by Jan Baptist Jaspers (1620–1691)

An elegiack tribute to the sacred dust of the Reverend and worthy Mr. Seaborn Cotton pastour of the Church of Christ at Hampton in New England: who was disharged from his work and office, to be admitted into Heaven, April 20th 1686. [Boston: Pri

An elegiack tribute to the sacred dust of the Reverend and worthy Mr. ...

Positive Photostat.; Verse. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 33, Folder 13.

Stone Mason at Work

Stone Mason at Work

Louis Philippe Joseph duc de Chartres (French, 1726–1785)

Work
Work table
Boston, April 10, 1729. Reverend Sir, The New-England chronology staying for the remarkables of your place, and the composer being unwilling to send it to the press without them, that so the work may be as compleat as possible --- You are theref

Boston, April 10, 1729. Reverend Sir, The New-England chronology stayi...

Positive Photostat. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 34, Folder 7.

Work table
The several methods of blowing and casting plate glass with the men at work

The several methods of blowing and casting plate glass with the men at...

Illus. in: Universal Magazine, Nov. 1747, opp. p. 284. Reference copy may be in LOT 4397I. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Gt. Brit. Eng. Misc.; Rare Bk. Div.... more

A Glass House. The Glass-Makers at Work

A Glass House. The Glass-Makers at Work

Engraving by Charles Grignion. Illus. in: Universal Magazine, June-Dec. 1747, opp. p. 149. Reference copy may be in LOT 4397-I. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings... more

Little girl doing farm work, from Premier Livre de Figures d'après les porcelaines de la Manufacture Royale de France, inventées en 1757, par Mr. Boucher (First Book of Figures after porcelains from the Manufacture Royale de France, devised in 1757, by Mr. Boucher)

Little girl doing farm work, from Premier Livre de Figures d'après les...

Pierre Etienne Falconet (French, Paris 1741–1791 Paris)

Work table
Work table

Work table

Martin Carlin (French, near Freiburg im Breisgau ca. 1730–1785 Paris)

Work table
To the freeholders of New-York. To-day, Fellow-citizens, most of you have an important work to do, under the immediate eye of the representatives of confederated America.- you are to discover by your conduct, whether you are in earnest or not, i

To the freeholders of New-York. To-day, Fellow-citizens, most of you h...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 111, Folder 16g.