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Creatures Collection

Background imageCreatures Collection: Codex Troano - 1

Codex Troano - 1
Part of a Calendar used by Maya priests, depicting gods and symbolic creatures Plate xx

Background imageCreatures Collection: Fossils from the palaeozoic era

Fossils from the palaeozoic era
Life forms of the palaeozoic era (for identification of individual items, refer to the book page 13-14)

Background imageCreatures Collection: Under the Microscope / C18

Under the Microscope / C18
Animacules : microscopic creatures as seen under a microscope; the last two rows are human sperm

Background imageCreatures Collection: Springtime tableau

Springtime tableau - Young childrenin fresh bright dresses out in the Spring sunshine, picking Spring flowers, watching young creatures, birds nesting in fresh young birch trees, prancing lambs

Background imageCreatures Collection: The Nautilus - 20, 000 Leagues under the Sea

The Nautilus - 20, 000 Leagues under the Sea
The Nautilus submarine cuts through the deep ocean, amidst millions of squid and other sea creatures. Jules Verne, 20, 000 Lieues sous les mers (Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea) Date: 1870

Background imageCreatures Collection: Bear Feeds Fish to Cubs Date: 1948

Bear Feeds Fish to Cubs Date: 1948

Background imageCreatures Collection: Adam Naming the Animals

Adam Naming the Animals
Adam Naming the Creatures. Date: 1847

Background imageCreatures Collection: Adam & Eve Name Animals

Adam & Eve Name Animals
Adam in Eden names the creatures in creation

Background imageCreatures Collection: Once Upon A Time by Laura Wildig

Once Upon A Time by Laura Wildig; music Lewis Anthony. First produced at St. Martins Theatre, 22nd December 1919. This image is for the tour to the Playhouse, Liverpool, 23rd December 1920. Date: 1920

Background imageCreatures Collection: Horsemen 1 - Centaurs

Horsemen 1 - Centaurs
CENTAURS : these legendary creatures of Greek mythology combine the attributes of horse and man. Whether they eat human food or subsist on oats is not recorded

Background imageCreatures Collection: Futuristic underwater exploration

Futuristic underwater exploration, with two men in diving gear observing an array of strange creatures

Background imageCreatures Collection: Peacock Drawing Date: 1555

Peacock Drawing Date: 1555

Background imageCreatures Collection: Ufos / Varginha, Brazil

Ufos / Varginha, Brazil
Two creatures, 1 metre tall, said to be Extraterrestrials, are captured alive by Brazilian army intelligence, who take them away secretly and deny the whole affair

Background imageCreatures Collection: Emblems of the Evangelists and The Passion. The symbols of the four Evangelists

Emblems of the Evangelists and The Passion. The symbols of the four Evangelists are here depicted in the Book of Kells. The four winged creatures symbolize, clockwise from top left, Matthew, Mark

Background imageCreatures Collection: Demons in Hell

Demons in Hell
Demons frolicking in their home in Hell

Background imageCreatures Collection: The Joyful Forest

The Joyful Forest
A detailed, humorous illustration shows an incredibly busy forest scene in which a large variety of happy creatures are mischeviously toying with the artist who is just trying to paint a picture

Background imageCreatures Collection: Fantastic Adventures - The Lavender vine of death

Fantastic Adventures - The Lavender vine of death
Cover of Fantastic Adventures, September 1948, featuring the story The Lavender vine of death by Don Wilcox. A huge purple monster devours a modern building

Background imageCreatures Collection: 3rd Century AD Century 240 Ancient Age Rome Antique

3rd Century AD Century 240 Ancient Age Rome Antique
3rd, Century, AD, century, 240, ancient, age, Rome, antique, antiquity, Art, dead, deceased, Europe, funerary, Germany, Glyptothek, hybrid, sea, creatures, munich, portrait, relief, reliefs, Roman

Background imageCreatures Collection: Cartoon Cartoons Dark Kaiser Caricature German

Cartoon Cartoons Dark Kaiser Caricature German
cartoon, cartoons, dark, kaiser, caricature, german, brutality, germans, anti, horseback, ww1, wwi, first, world, war, one, 1st, i, great, emperor, wilhelm, ii, death, grisly, illustration, knight

Background imageCreatures Collection: Flights into the Future - creatures of the air jungle

Flights into the Future - creatures of the air jungle
An unfortunate pilot is thrown out of his plane by creatures fllying around the air jungle, the product of the imagination of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle who wrote of strange monsters

Background imageCreatures Collection: According to legend, it was taken to the King of Poland, who wished to keep it

According to legend, it was taken to the King of Poland, who wished to keep it. It was also shown to a group of Catholic bishops, Date: 16th century

Background imageCreatures Collection: Mythical Sea Serpent

Mythical Sea Serpent
A huge sea serpent attacking a ship

Background imageCreatures Collection: Folklore - Sea Serpent

Folklore - Sea Serpent
The Sea-monk a marine monster which looks vaguely human. Date: 1558

Background imageCreatures Collection: Fur Animals

Fur Animals
Selection page of animals. 1913

Background imageCreatures Collection: SIEGFIED IN THE FOREST

SIEGFIED IN THE FOREST
Act one : observing the creatures of the forest, Siegfried learns the facts of life and death

Background imageCreatures Collection: Dragon attacked by swarm of bees

Dragon attacked by swarm of bees
A dragon is foiled when a swarm of bees distracts its attention, enabling the child to be snatched from the jaws of death! Date: 1887

Background imageCreatures Collection: Woodland Dance

Woodland Dance
Woodland creatures dancing to the sound of a pipe played by a wee elf, in a snowy winter scene. Artist: Flora White Date: circa 1920

Background imageCreatures Collection: Fossils of extinct marine creatures

Fossils of extinct marine creatures
Fossil of extinct demosponge Verticillites 1, Rubula soldanii 2, and Nubecularia lucifuga 3. Verticillite crecateo d Ellis, Rubula del Soldani, Nubecularia lucifuga

Background imageCreatures Collection: Wall paintings of monsters from the Palazzo del Te, Mantua

Wall paintings of monsters from the Palazzo del Te, Mantua
Wall paintings of monsters, masks, tigers, winged creatures and chimera from the Palazzo del Te, Mantua. Handcoloured lithograph by Konter after an illustration by Wilhelm Zahn from his Ornament of

Background imageCreatures Collection: Bath for a newborn baby, Urbino, Italy

Bath for a newborn baby, Urbino, Italy. Decorated with sea creatures, heads and foliage. Hand-finished chromolithograph from Ris Paquots General History of Ancient French and Foreign Glazed Pottery

Background imageCreatures Collection: Roc, basilisk, phoenix, unicorn, vegetable lamb, and dragon

Roc, basilisk, phoenix, unicorn, vegetable lamb, and dragon
Mythical creatures: roc bird 1, basilisk 2, phoenix 3, unicorn 4, vegetable lamb of Tartary Agnus scythicus or Planta Tartarica Barometz, 5, and dragon 6

Background imageCreatures Collection: Cartoon, Jones has an excellent view of the Sea Serpent 1856

Cartoon, Jones has an excellent view of the Sea Serpent 1856
Cartoon, Jones has an excellent view of the Sea Serpent on his voyage from the Isle of Dogs to Hungerford Pier. Date: 1856

Background imageCreatures Collection: Columbus First Voyage

Columbus First Voyage
Christopher Columbus on his first voyage, dressed in armour and holding a standard as two ichthyocentaurs play horns behind him. Date: 1492

Background imageCreatures Collection: Mythological scene on a greetings card

Mythological scene on a greetings card, with cherubs, water nymphs and sea creatures. With an ornate white and gold border and embossed paper flaps. Date: circa 1890s

Background imageCreatures Collection: A colourful and exotic gathering of animals

A colourful and exotic gathering of animals
Elaborate illustration showing all manner of exotic creatures. 1933

Background imageCreatures Collection: Two women in dress of the 12th century with a decorative border featuring golden

Two women in dress of the 12th century with a decorative border featuring golden creatures Date: 12th Century

Background imageCreatures Collection: African Rollier Bird Date: 1808

African Rollier Bird Date: 1808

Background imageCreatures Collection: Bear on a Moonlit Night Date: 1910

Bear on a Moonlit Night Date: 1910

Background imageCreatures Collection: Giraffe Date: 1910

Giraffe Date: 1910

Background imageCreatures Collection: Cassowary (Casarius galeatus) Date: 1845

Cassowary (Casarius galeatus) Date: 1845

Background imageCreatures Collection: Ostrich (Struthio camelus) Date: 1845

Ostrich (Struthio camelus) Date: 1845

Background imageCreatures Collection: Crouching LynX Date: 1880

Crouching LynX Date: 1880

Background imageCreatures Collection: Egg Eater Date: 1880

Egg Eater Date: 1880

Background imageCreatures Collection: Grey Wild Cat Date: 1880

Grey Wild Cat Date: 1880

Background imageCreatures Collection: Dog in Collar Date: 1880

Dog in Collar Date: 1880

Background imageCreatures Collection: Red FoX Date: 1880

Red FoX Date: 1880

Background imageCreatures Collection: Wolf with Bone Date: 1880

Wolf with Bone Date: 1880

Background imageCreatures Collection: Weasel in a Tree Date: 1880

Weasel in a Tree Date: 1880



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