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[Christ crowned with thorns] / MS.

[The Angel of the Annunciation] / MS.

[Christ praying on the Mount of Olives] / M.S.

Man of sorrow

[Medieval depiction of earth as wheel encircled by ocean; and surrounding text]

Aristotellis stragiritae de historia animalium liber primus

[World map by Ptolemy]

[Half-human monsters called "wonder-people" and soulless animal monsters]

[Medieval universe, with heaven above, bands containing stars, and earth below]

[Life of the Virgin. Angel appearing to Joachim] / AD.

[Roman soldiers bearing the trophies in triumph]

[Pietro da Montagnana, a Paduan medical teacher surrounded by Greek and Arabic medical books, and three patients waiting to have their urine examined]

[Remondino de Luzzi overseeing assistant in dissection of cadaver as students watch in an early fourteenth century anatomy class at Bologna]

Two nude men: one standing, one reclining / Micarino, fec.

[St. Cecilia surrounded by four saints]

[Plague victim in bed pointing out to three physicians the swell or boil under his armpit]

Simone, Sanese, Pittor, Simon Memmi / DL.

[The Triumph of Time]

[St. Eustace] / AD [monogram].

16th century mechanized warfare

[The visitation]

[St. George on horseback] / AD [monogram].

[Susanna and the elders]

[The knight, Death, and the Devil] / AD [monogram].

[St. Jerome in his study] / AD [monogram].

[Dancing peasant couple] / AD [monogram].

[Blood-letting guide, with phases of moon and points from which blood is to be let keyed to nude figure]

[Halberdier on horseback]

[Madonna with the pear]

[Architectural elements, floor plan, and elevation from handbook on classical architecture]

[Bird's-eye view of a large scale water supply system showing tunnels and covered aqueducts]

Saint Christopher facing left AD monogram

[St. Christopher, facing right] / AD [monogram].

[Architectural title page of Commentaria ... super anatomia mudini bordered in columns with scene of seated teacher lecturing as assistant dissects cadaver]

[Milan Cathedral, plan, elevation, and architectural elements from handbook on classical architecture]

[Title page of De arte supputandi, book four; with decorated border including men inside tent, Scaevola and Porsenna]

[Portrait of Lucas van Leyden] / L [monogram].

[Self-portrait, aged 28]

[Telescoping siege machine]

[Air mattress made from animal skins]

[Underwater breathing apparatus]

[Jan van Leyden]

[Saint Benedict presenting his monastic regulations to r. padre frate Rogiero di Barletta, who is kneeling before him]

Haec est forma vivaque torqueti mago suis, et numeris, ...

[The story of the first men]

Pictores operis, Heinricus Fullmaurer, Albertus Meyer, sculptor Vitus Rodolph Speckle

The Birth fygures

Cucumis sativus vulgaris, cucumern

Quarta musculos commonstrantium figura, omnes in posteriori corporis

[Man's head, showing anatomy of brain; and surrounding text]

[Page in Opera, quae Quidem extant, omnia; with mathematical diagram keyed to Greek text]


[Mathematician Girolamo Cardano, half-length portrait in oval, facing right, with text below]

[Architectural plan and elevation of a bridge showing piers, arches, and columns]

[Illustration of ballistics showing cannon with Tartaglia's gun quadrant to measure its angle of elevation; and surrounding text]

[A folding, pocket-sized sundial]

[Eagle with prominent claws; and surrounding text]

Exemplum balistæ quadrirotis

Expositio liburnæ

Expositio thoracomachi

[Sickbed with pox victim and text with decorated initials]

[Title page of Quesit et inventioni diverse; with half length portrait of the author, mathematician Nicolo Tartaglia]

[Method of raising sunken ship with five ropes and ships, diagram of curved pipe in water, and surrounding text]

Portraict des of de l'oyseau

Portraict de l'amas des os humains, mis en comparaison de l'anatomie de ceux des oyseaux ...

[Male and female mandrake roots]


[A horizontal sundial]

[Ornate title page illustration for I qvattro libri dell'architettvra by Andrea Palladio]

[Floor plan and elevation of a classical style house]

[Illustrations of 16th century knives, forks, and other utensils]

[Interior view of large, spacious kitchen with cooks preparing a meal]

[First chapter of Spiritalium liber; with decortated initial C. in which baby holds a staff and rope with weight at end, possibly engineering tools]

[A man operating a lathe with fixed cutting tool driven by the action of weights; here the machine is cutting screw threads in wood]

[Allegorical representation of Time rewarding Industry and punishing Indolence] / M. de vos, inventor ; R. Sadler [sic] scalps. et excud.

Strabon geographe

[Philip II of Spain] / Ieronimus W. fe.

[A standard bearer holding the banner of his regiment] / H. Goltzius fc.

Maria Regina Scotiae--Mortis at Horrendam Faciem [...] / PM.

Titiani Vercellii pictoris celeberrimi ac famosissimi vera effigies

[Aged eagle bathing in fountain, in an animal allegory of renewal by baptism]

[Cut-away view of water-powered mill showing horizontal wheel with paddles, cog and shafts, and housing]

[Folding bridge - two views, top extended across moat, bottom folded prior to release; used by infantry during assault on fortress]

Far che con un dracone ...

[Overhead view showing path of obelisk during move from the Circus Nero to its new location at the Piazza of Saint Peter in Rome]

[Obelisk, wrapped in a protective casing, on its side on rollers, moving along scaffolding from the Circus Nero to its new location at the Piazza of Saint Peter in Rome]

[The dances at their great feasts]

[Obelisk erected at the Piazza of Saint Peter in Rome following its relocation from the Circus Nero]

[Scaffolding used for support when lowering obelisk at the Circus Nero prior to its relocation to the Piazza of Saint Peter in Rome]

[Map of the coast of Virginia in 1585] / autore Ioanne With ; sculptore Theodore de Brÿ qui et excud.

[The tomb of the weroans]

[How the chief ladies of the town of Dasamonquepeio dress and carry their children] / T.B.

[How they cook their fish] / T.B.

[Obelisk at the Circus Nero prior to its relocation to the Piazza of Saint Peter in Rome]

[A noblewoman of Pomeiock] / T.B.

[An old man in his winter clothes] / T.B.

[How they build boats] / T.B.

[A weroans, or chieftain, of Virginia]

[The Englishmen's arrival in Virginia]

[How they catch fish]