A 16th century image of a Norwegian sea monster

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

Monstra in Nordvvegia.
Basle, 1572, Latin edition. Woodcut, image size 95 x 150mm, set in text.

Stock ID : 23058


Venus and Cupid travelling to Cyprus in a shell

LAIRESSE, Gerard de.

[Water.] G. Lairesse inuentor et sculpsit.
Amsterdam, c.1677. Etching. 210 x 165mm.

Stock ID : 22978


An engraving of a Porphyrian tree or tree of virtues


[Porphyrian tree] Generalis Divisio Virtutis...
French, c.1679. Engraving. Sheet 545 x 400mm.

Stock ID : 20584


An early 18th century circular list of monarchs and popes, with a moving arm

WEIGEL, Christoph.

Discus Chronologicus in quo Omnes Imperatores et Reges orbis Europaei...
Nuremberg, c.1720. Original wash colour. 510 x 485mm, with printed rotating arm.

Stock ID : 22160


A scarce illustration of the tobacco plant

BENNETT, Richard.

The Tobacco Plant.
London, c.1760. Original colour. Sheet 195 x 120mm.

Stock ID : 22338


Two majestic still life mezzotints after a Dutch Old Master


A Flower Piece. [&] A Fruit Piece. In the Cabinet at Houghton.
London: John Boydell, 1778 & 1781. Pair of mezzotints, each 545 x 420mm.

Stock ID : 21956


Colour-printed examples of George Morland's famous anti-slavery scenes

MORLAND, George.

African Hospitality. [&] Slave Trade.
London: S. Morgan, 1814. Pair of mezzotints, printed in colours and hand-finished. Each c. 475 x 650mm.

Stock ID : 22500


View of the Battle of Waterloo in 1815

VERNET, Carle.

Campagnes des Français. Bataille du Mont St Jean dite de Waterloo le 12 Juin 1815.
Paris, c.1840. Engraving, sheet 250 x 380mm, trimmed to image and laid on paper with printed border and title label, as issued, total 350 x 500mm.

Stock ID : 15682


Meteorological phenomena of the atmosphere


Dessins des phénomènes variés météorologiques de l'atmosphère.
Brussels, c.1850. 190 x 270mm.Original colour.

Stock ID : 19943


Pair of charts comparing geographic features of each hemisphere


A Comparative View of the Principal Waterfalls, Islands, Lakes, Rivers and Mountains, in the Western Hemisphere. [&] A Comparative View of the Principal Waterfalls, Islands, Lakes, Rivers and Mountains, in the Eastern Hemisphere.
London, John Tallis & Co., c.1851. Pair of steel engravings, printed area c.350 x 250mm.

Stock ID : 21574


Handkerchief commemorating Queen Victoria's record-breaking reign


Souvenir of the Longest Reign in British History. Her Most Gracious Majesty Queen Victoria.
n.d., c.1897. Cotton handkerchief, with wood-engraved design. 560 x 590mm.

Stock ID : 22068