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1596 Collection

Background image1596 Collection: CELLARIUS, Andreas (1596-1665). Atlas Coelestis

CELLARIUS, Andreas (1596-1665). Atlas Coelestis seu Harmonia Macrocosmica. 1661. Fol 24. Hemisphaerium stellatum boreale antiquum. Representation of the Northern Hemisphere

Background image1596 Collection: Rene Descartes at Desk

Rene Descartes at Desk
RENE DESCARTES French Mathematician and Philosopher. Attempted to unify all knowledge as the product of clear reasoning from self-evident premises

Background image1596 Collection: Francis Drake / Miniature

Francis Drake / Miniature
SIR FRANCIS DRAKE English admiral and circumnavigator of the world

Background image1596 Collection: GOLDEN HIND (FORD)

GOLDEN HIND (FORD)
SIR FRANCIS DRAKE The ship of sir Francis Drake, formerly named Pelican

Background image1596 Collection: Atlas Novus, 17th c Map of the Caribbean

Atlas Novus, 17th c Map of the Caribbean
BLAEU, Jan (1596-1673). Atlas Novus or Atlas Maior. 1635 - 1665. Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali cum Terris Adiacentibus. Map of the Caribbean islands printed in Amsterdam circa 1645

Background image1596 Collection: Mols Coffee House, Keetch Gallery, Exeter, Devon

Mols Coffee House, Keetch Gallery, Exeter, Devon
The former Mols Coffee House (1596), transformed into the Fred Keetch Art Gallery, Cathedral Close, Exeter, Devon. circa 1960s

Background image1596 Collection: Rene Descartes / Home

Rene Descartes / Home
RENE DESCARTES French mathematician and philosopher: his home at La Haye-Descartes, Indre-et-Loire

Background image1596 Collection: Rene Descartes / Tomb

Rene Descartes / Tomb
RENE DESCARTES French mathematician and philosopher: his tomb, at Stockholm

Background image1596 Collection: Rene Descartes / Statue

Rene Descartes / Statue
RENE DESCARTES French mathematician and philosopher: the statue at Tours with his famous saying, Cogito, Ergo Sum

Background image1596 Collection: Rene Descartes, French mathematician and philosopher

Rene Descartes, French mathematician and philosopher. His most famous philosophical statement was: I think, therefore I am

Background image1596 Collection: Sir Francis Drakes burial at sea, near Portobelo, Panama

Sir Francis Drakes burial at sea, near Portobelo, Panama. He died of dysentery in January 1596, after an unsuccessful attack on San Juan, Puerto Rico. Date: 1596

Background image1596 Collection: Andreas Cellarius (1596-1665). Dutch-German cartographer. Ha

Andreas Cellarius (1596-1665). Dutch-German cartographer. Harmonia Macrocosmica, 1660, a major star atlas, published by Johannes Janssonius in Amsterdam

Background image1596 Collection: Theatre / Swan / De Witt

Theatre / Swan / De Witt
A sketch of The Swan theatre in London

Background image1596 Collection: Friedrich V & Elisabetha

Friedrich V & Elisabetha
FRIEDRICH V von der Pfalz Winterkoenig of Bohemia, Elector Palatine also known as Frederick V and Queen Elisabeth of Bohemia, born Elizabeth Stuart

Background image1596 Collection: Sir Francis Drake / Goldar

Sir Francis Drake / Goldar
SIR FRANCIS DRAKE English Admiral

Background image1596 Collection: VOS, Paul de (1596-1678)

VOS, Paul de (1596-1678). The Fable of the Dog and the Prey. Baroque art.; Flemish art. Oil on canvas

Background image1596 Collection: Rene Descartes / Birthpl

Rene Descartes / Birthpl
RENE DESCARTES French mathematician and philosopher: the room where he was born

Background image1596 Collection: Harvard House, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England

Harvard House, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England. Built in 1596 by Thomas Rogers, grandfather of the benefactor of Harvard University, John Harvard. Date: circa 1910s

Background image1596 Collection: Huquang

Huquang

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Quantung

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China

Background image1596 Collection: Maria Pita - Spanish heroine. Memorial of Maria Pita

Maria Pita - Spanish heroine. Memorial of Maria Pita
Maria Pita (Maria Mayor Fernandez de Camara y Pita) (1565-1643). Spanish heroine. King Philip II awarded her the rank of ensign for the defense of Corunna in 1589 against the attack of the English

Background image1596 Collection: Harvard House, Stratford-On-Avon

Harvard House, Stratford-On-Avon
An architectural etching showing the front face of Harvard House, built in 1596 by Thomas Rogers, the grandfather of the Harvard University benefactor, John Harvard

Background image1596 Collection: Thorpe Hall, Louth, Lincolnshire

Thorpe Hall, Louth, Lincolnshire - built in 1584 for Sir John Bolle who was knighted for his military exploits during the Capture of Cadiz in 1596 - an event during the Anglo-Spanish War

Background image1596 Collection: DONATI, ngelo (16th century). Comfortable life

DONATI, ngelo (16th century). Comfortable life may slow Death but it can not escape'. Illustration of the manuscript The Courtship of Death (Il Corteggio della Morte) by Abbot Angelo Donati

Background image1596 Collection: The storming and capture of Cadiz, Spain, by English and Dutch troops, 30 June 1596

The storming and capture of Cadiz, Spain, by English and Dutch troops, 30 June 1596, part of the Anglo-Spanish War (1585-1604). Date: 1596

Background image1596 Collection: The English fleet before Cadiz, Spain, 30 June 1596, prior to an attack on the harbour

The English fleet before Cadiz, Spain, 30 June 1596, prior to an attack on the harbour, followed by the storming and capture of Cadiz, part of the Anglo-Spanish War (1585-1604). Date: 1596

Background image1596 Collection: ELIZABETH / FAIR FORESTER

ELIZABETH / FAIR FORESTER
PRINCESS ELIZABETH THE FAIR FORESTER Daughter of James I, married Friedrich, Elector Palatine, in 1613 Date: 1596 -

Background image1596 Collection: Rene Descartes - French Philosopher

Rene Descartes - French Philosopher
RENE DESCARTES French mathematician and philosopher Date: 1596 - 1650

Background image1596 Collection: Atlas Novus. Europe. Tartarians, 17th c

Atlas Novus. Europe. Tartarians, 17th c
BLAEU, Jan (1596-1673). Atlas Novus or Atlas Maior. 1635 - 1665. Europa recens descripta. Map of Europe published in Amsterdam in 1633. Detail depicting Tatar people. Etching. SPAIN. CATALONIA

Background image1596 Collection: Elizabeth Drury

Elizabeth Drury
ELIZABETH DRURY daughter of Sir Robert Drury of Hausted : she died aged 15 Date: 1596 - 1610

Background image1596 Collection: Atlas Novus, 17th c Map of Mexico

Atlas Novus, 17th c Map of Mexico
BLAEU, Jan (1596-1673). Atlas Novus or Atlas Maior. 1635 - 1665. Nova Hispania et Nova Galicia. Map of the viceroyalty of Spain and New Mexico. Printed in Amsterdam in 1645. Etching. SPAIN

Background image1596 Collection: Henry IV of France (1553-1610). Entry of Henry IV in Rouen, 1

Henry IV of France (1553-1610). Entry of Henry IV in Rouen, 1
Henry IV of France (1553-1610). King of Navarre as Henry III from 1572-1610 and King of France from 1589-1610. Entry of Henry IV in Rouen, 1596. Engraving. Colored

Background image1596 Collection: Sir Bevil Grenville

Sir Bevil Grenville
Sir BEVIL GRENVILLE Royalist military commander, slain at the battle of Lansdowne. Date: 1596 - 1643

Background image1596 Collection: Caspar Gnann

Caspar Gnann
CASPAR GNANN German churchman : a fine early example of mezzotint engraving. Date: 1530 - 1596

Background image1596 Collection: Alonso De Ercilla Y Zun

Alonso De Ercilla Y Zun
ALONSO DE ERCILLA Y ZUNIGA Spanish soldier, traveller and writer. Date: 1533 - 1596

Background image1596 Collection: Johann Ebertz

Johann Ebertz
JOHANN EBERTZ German statesman Date: 1596 - 1655

Background image1596 Collection: Lambert Danaeus - 2

Lambert Danaeus - 2
LAMBERT DANAEUS Churchman, protestant theologian Date: 1530 - 1596

Background image1596 Collection: Lambert Danaeus - 1

Lambert Danaeus - 1
LAMBERT DANAEUS Churchman, protestant theologian Date: 1530 - 1596

Background image1596 Collection: Francis Drake Bowling

Francis Drake Bowling
SIR FRANCIS DRAKE The sign at the bowling green at Plymouth Hoe, Devon, where Sir Francis Drake was playing a game of bowls when he saw the Spanish Armada in 1588. Date: 1545 - 1596

Background image1596 Collection: Thomas Bickley

Thomas Bickley
THOMAS BICKLEY Bishop of Chichester Date: 1518 - 1596

Background image1596 Collection: Pietro Berretini

Pietro Berretini
PIETRO BERRETINI Italian artist and architect. The picture beneath his portrait is doubtless a sample of his handiwork. Date: 1596 - 1669

Background image1596 Collection: Descartes (Jacquand)

Descartes (Jacquand)
RENE DESCARTES French mathematician and philosopher Date: 1596 - 1650

Background image1596 Collection: James Shirley

James Shirley
JAMES SHIRLEY Dramatist Date: 1596 - 1666

Background image1596 Collection: Rene Descartes

Rene Descartes
RENE DESCARTES French Philosopher Date: 1596 - 1650

Background image1596 Collection: BODIN, Jean (1530-1596). French jurist and political

BODIN, Jean (1530-1596). French jurist and political philosopher, member of the Parlement of Paris. Frontispiece of the book Iuris universi distibutio, 1568, a reflection on the essence of law

Background image1596 Collection: Atlas Novus. Africa, 17th c Alexandria

Atlas Novus. Africa, 17th c Alexandria
BLAEU, Jan (1596-1673). Atlas Novus or Atlas Maior. 1635 - 1665. Africae Nova Descriptio. Map of Africa printed in Amsterdam ca. 1635. Detail with view of the city of Alexandria. Etching. SPAIN

Background image1596 Collection: Atlas Novus. Asia. Arabian people, 17th c

Atlas Novus. Asia. Arabian people, 17th c
BLAEU, Jan (1596-1673). Atlas Novus or Atlas Maior. 1635 - 1665. Asia noviter delineata. Map of Asia printed in Amsterdam circa 1635. Detail depicting Arabian people. Etching. SPAIN. CATALONIA



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