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Background imageTreatise Collection: Ms - Pope in Council

Ms - Pope in Council
The Pope in council - illustration to the Decretum of Gratian of Chiusi, a treatise on canon law

Background imageTreatise Collection: San Pietro in Montorio. The Tempietto built by Donato Braman

San Pietro in Montorio. The Tempietto built by Donato Braman
Renaissance Art. Italy. San Pietro in Montorio. The Tempietto built by Donato Bramante (1444-1514). Drawing by Andrea Palladio (1508-1580). Elevation

Background imageTreatise Collection: Twelve breeds of pigeon

Twelve breeds of pigeon. Drawing / Engraving from Daniel Girton, The new and complete pigeon-fancier; or, Modern treatise on domestic pigeons. Frontispiece. Date: circa 1804

Background imageTreatise Collection: ASARFATI, Josef or Joseph (ca. 1299). Jewish

ASARFATI, Josef or Joseph (ca. 1299). Jewish
" ASARFATI, Josef or Joseph (ca. 1299). Jewish Cervera Bible. ca. 1299. Fish with the heads of humans, birds and wildcats

Background imageTreatise Collection: Gentlemen fencers lunging and parrying, 18th century

Gentlemen fencers lunging and parrying, 18th century
Gentlemen fencers lunging (coup de quarte dans les armes) and parrying (parade de quarte), 18th century. Copperplate engraving by D Jenkins after an illustration from life by J. Roberts from Mr. J

Background imageTreatise Collection: Lancelot Turpin de Crisse (1716-1793). French military

Lancelot Turpin de Crisse (1716-1793). French military
Lancelot Turpin de Crisse (Compte Turpin de Crisse) (1716-1793). French military and writer. Portrait. Engraving by Picquenot

Background imageTreatise Collection: Philosophical Treatise (Fragment)

Philosophical Treatise (Fragment)
Half of a leaf, paper. Text in black in three columns in a cursive documentary script. It is heavily abbreviated but appears to be a philosophical text. The top half of the leaf is missing

Background imageTreatise Collection: The art of pleasing in conversation - treatise by Ortigues de Vannoniere of Paris ; title page

The art of pleasing in conversation - treatise by Ortigues de Vannoniere of Paris ; title page Date: 1695

Background imageTreatise Collection: Gentleman fencer in third position of extension

Gentleman fencer in third position of extension or thrust. Copperplate engraving by C. Grignion after an illustration drawn from life by J. Roberts from Mr. J

Background imageTreatise Collection: Fencer in second position of garde de quarte

Fencer in second position of garde de quarte
Gentleman fencer in second position of garde de quarte. Copperplate engraving by D Jenkins after an illustration from life by J. Roberts from Mr. J

Background imageTreatise Collection: Gentlemen in first position to draw his sword

Gentlemen in first position to draw his sword
First position to draw the epee. Gentleman fencer about to draw his sword, 18th century. Copperplate engraving by D. Jenkins from Mr. J

Background imageTreatise Collection: Gentleman fencer running through his opponent, 18th century

Gentleman fencer running through his opponent, 18th century
Gentleman fencer running through his opponent after a semicircular parry (parade du demi-cercle), 18th century. Copperplate engraving by D. Jenkins after an illustration drawn from the life by J

Background imageTreatise Collection: Gentleman fencer in the fourth position, 18th century

Gentleman fencer in the fourth position, 18th century
Gentleman fencer in the fourth position lunging at a mark on the wall (allongement du coup de quarte), 18th century. Copperplate engraving by D

Background imageTreatise Collection: Gentlemen fencers en garde for an attack, 18th century

Gentlemen fencers en garde for an attack, 18th century. Copperplate engraving by D. Jenkins after an illustration drawn from the life by J. Roberts from Mr. J

Background imageTreatise Collection: Gentleman fencer disarming his opponent, 18th century

Gentleman fencer disarming his opponent, 18th century
Gentleman fencer disarming his opponent after parrying (le croize d epee apres la parade du contre de quarte), 18th century. Copperplate engraving by D

Background imageTreatise Collection: Fencers fighting a duel in a London fencing

Fencers fighting a duel in a London fencing school while gentlemen watch, 18th century. Copperplate drawn and engraved by Ovenden from Mr. J

Background imageTreatise Collection: Ballista fulminalis. Siege machine used in the Roman

Ballista fulminalis. Siege machine used in the Roman Empire. Illustration in De rebus bellicis, treatise of war machinery of 4th-5th century. Version compiled in Orbis Terrarum Descriptio, s. XV

Background imageTreatise Collection: Ballista quadrirotis. Carroballista. Roman siege

Ballista quadrirotis. Carroballista. Roman siege machine four wheeled mounted on cart of horses. Illustration in De rebus bellicis, treatise of war machinery of 4th-5th century

Background imageTreatise Collection: A bizarre carnation

A bizarre carnation.. Chromolithograph from Thomas Hogg, A Treatise on the Carnation, and Other Flowers. 2nd edition. Date: circa 1832

Background imageTreatise Collection: Francesc Eiximenis (c. 1327-1409). Llibre de les Dones (Book

Francesc Eiximenis (c. 1327-1409). Llibre de les Dones (Book
Francesc Eiximenis (c.1327-1409). Catalan Franciscan priest, encyclopedist and writer. Llibre de les Dones (Book of Women). Eiximenis writing the book. (Barcelona 1495). Colored engraving. Catalonia

Background imageTreatise Collection: Cynegetica: treatise on hunting and fishing by Oppianus

Cynegetica: treatise on hunting and fishing by Oppianus. Greek school (11th c.). Hunting for Birds. Romanesque art. Miniature Painting. ITALY. VENETO. Venice. Biblioteca nazionale marciana (St)

Background imageTreatise Collection: Illustration of a white hawk, by Mattias Wolf

Illustration of a white hawk, by Mattias Wolf
Illustration of a white hawk or falcon, by Mattias (later Joseph) Wolf (1820-1899), in a book entitled Traite de Fauconnerie (Treatise of Falconry)

Background imageTreatise Collection: Haemanthus incarnatus

Haemanthus incarnatus. Illustration from William Herbert, Amaryllidaceae. Preceded by An attempt to arrange the monocotyledonous orders

Background imageTreatise Collection: Nursery-man, in Comely-Garden, Edinburgh

Nursery-man, in Comely-Garden, Edinburgh. Title page / title-engraving by Cowan from William Boutcher, A treatise on forest-trees. Date: 1775

Background imageTreatise Collection: AGUILAR, Gaspar de (1561-1623). Poet and playwright

AGUILAR, Gaspar de (1561-1623). Poet and playwright
" AGUILAR, Gaspar de (1561-1623). Poet and playwright. Arte de principios de canto llano" (Plainsong art). Early 16th century. Religious music treatise

Background imageTreatise Collection: Compendium maleficarum, treatise on witchcraft

Compendium maleficarum, treatise on witchcraft. 1608. Deal with the Devil. 8th Scene. Xylography. UNITED KINGDOM. London. The British Library

Background imageTreatise Collection: Francatellis Title Page

Francatellis Title Page
A practical treatise on the art of confectionary in all its branches. Date: 1883

Background imageTreatise Collection: Frederick II and his falconer, 13th century

Frederick II and his falconer, 13th century.. Handcolored illustration drawn and lithographed by Paul Mercuri with text by Camille Bonnard from Historical Costumes from the 12th to 15th Centuries

Background imageTreatise Collection: Cynegetica: Oppianos treatise on hunting and fishing

Cynegetica: Oppianos treatise on hunting and fishing. Protecting sheeps from wolves. Greek school (11th c.). Romanesque art. Miniature Painting. ITALY. VENETO. Venice

Background imageTreatise Collection: Frederick II Hohenstaufen (1194-1250). Holy Roman

Frederick II Hohenstaufen (1194-1250). Holy Roman Emperor (1197-1250). Duke of Swabia (1212-1216). The regent receives a hawk as a gift. Frontispiece of Art of falconry of the Emperor Frederick II

Background imageTreatise Collection: CHARLES IV of Luxembourg (1316-1378). King of Bohemia

CHARLES IV of Luxembourg (1316-1378). King of Bohemia (1346-1378), Holy Roman Emperor (1355-1378) and Elector of Brandenburg. Book of Rural Benefits

Background imageTreatise Collection: ASARFATI, Josef or Joseph (ca. 1299). Jewish Cervera

ASARFATI, Josef or Joseph (ca. 1299). Jewish Cervera Bible. ca. 1299. Animal musicians. It belongs to the grammatical treatise Sefer mikhlol by David Qimhi (ca 1160 -1235). Folio 440. Text in Hebrew

Background imageTreatise Collection: VILANOVA, Arnau de (1238-1311). Alchemist, astrologer

VILANOVA, Arnau de (1238-1311). Alchemist, astrologer and physician of Catalan origin who had a great reputation in the medieval world

Background imageTreatise Collection: FIRENZE, Aldebrando da. Treaty of Medicine, 1356

FIRENZE, Aldebrando da. Treaty of Medicine, 1356
FIRENZE, Aldebrando da (14th century). Treatise on medicine. 1356. FIRENZE, Aldebrando da (14th century). Fol. 174. The partridges and pheasants. Gothic art. Miniature Painting. PORTUGAL. Lisbon

Background imageTreatise Collection: Edward Snape

Edward Snape
EDWARD SNAPE Farrier to the king, author of a Treatise on Farriery of which this is the frontispiece. Date: circa 1791

Background imageTreatise Collection: Isabella Sforza

Isabella Sforza
ISABELLA (D Aragona) SFORZA daughter of Alfonso, king of Naples, wife of Giovanni Galeazzo Sforza : she wrote a treatise on the tranquillity of the soul. Date: 1470 - ?

Background imageTreatise Collection: Patrick Russell

Patrick Russell
PATRICK RUSSELL physician and naturalist, author of a treatise on the plague. Date: 1727 - 1805

Background imageTreatise Collection: Alfred Richet

Alfred Richet
ALFRED RICHET French surgeon and writer of a treatise on anatomy. Date: 1816 - 1891

Background imageTreatise Collection: Aaron Rathbone

Aaron Rathbone
aRON RATHBONE mathematician and author of a treatise on surveying. Date: 1572 - ?

Background imageTreatise Collection: Onorio Marinari

Onorio Marinari
ONORIO MARINARI Italian painter and engraver from Firenze, mostly doing portraits of saints, but he also wrote and illustrated a mathematical treatise. Date: 1627 - 1715

Background imageTreatise Collection: Arboreal grafting processes, 2 copies: B / W & colour

Arboreal grafting processes, 2 copies: B / W & colour
Arboreal grafting processes, 2 copies: B/W & colour. Engraving, probably by H. Mutlow, from William Forsyth, A treatise on the culture and management of fruit trees. Plate XI. Date: 1806

Background imageTreatise Collection: Pigeons: Antwerp, Dragon

Pigeons: Antwerp, Dragon. Illustration from John Matthews Eaton, A treatise on the art of breeding and managing, tame, domesticated and fancy pigeons. Date: 1858

Background imageTreatise Collection: Thomas Walkers proposed ornithopter

Thomas Walkers proposed ornithopter from A Treatise upon the Art of Flying. 1810

Background imageTreatise Collection: Treatise on medicine, 14th - 15th centuries

Treatise on medicine, 14th - 15th centuries. Representation of two doctors (detail).. Renaissance art. Miniature Painting. SPAIN. Madrid. National Library

Background imageTreatise Collection: FIRENZE, Aldebrando da (14th century). Treatise

FIRENZE, Aldebrando da (14th century). Treatise on medicine. 1356. Fol. 112 depicting the reaping of oats inside the capital letter. Gothic art. Miniature Painting. PORTUGAL. Lisbon. Ajuda Library

Background imageTreatise Collection: Treatise on medicine (1356) by Aldebrando de

Treatise on medicine (1356) by Aldebrando de Firenze. Page 49: How to feed a child. Gothic art. Miniature Painting. PORTUGAL. Lisbon. Ajuda Library

Background imageTreatise Collection: Treatise on Medicine by Aldebrando da Firenze

Treatise on Medicine by Aldebrando da Firenze (1356). Illustration of the application of a bleeding. Gothic art. Miniature Painting. PORTUGAL. Lisbon. Ajuda Library

Background imageTreatise Collection: Treatise on medicine. The doctor visits a patient

Treatise on medicine. The doctor visits a patient. French school. 15th c. Miniature Painting. FRANCE. Colmar. Municipal Library of Colmar



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