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0029155
BELL CASTING, 1763.
Workmen, casting bells, ready a mold to receive molten copper and tin. Color engraving from Denis Diderot's 'Encyclopedia', 1763.
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0059996
GLASS MANUFACTURE, 1751.
Manufacturing plate glass. A ladle of molten glass, ready to pour, is pulled out of the furnace onto a carriage. Line engraving, from 'L'Encyclopedie' of Denis Diderot, French, 1751.
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0131470
POOR RICHARD ILLUSTRATED.
Panel from an engraving, c1800, for Benjamin Franklin's publication, with the motto 'He that hath a trade hath an estate.'
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0131825
WILLIAMSBURG: CHURCH.
Bruton Parish Church, completed in 1715, in Willamsburg, Virginia. Wood engraving, American, 1857.
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0371276
TITLE PAGE: ENGRAVING, 1662.
Title page from 'The Art of Graveing and Etching,' by William Faithorne. Published in London, 1662.
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0133522
SPANISH ARMADA, 1588.
The Spanish Armada fighting against the English Royal Navy, 1588. Line engraving, c1615.
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0633842
SKANDERBEG (1405-1468).
George Castriot. Albanian nobleman and military leader. Engraving, 19th century. Full Credit: Ullstein Bild / Granger. All Rights Reserved.
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0085991
RUSSO-TURKISH WAR, 1828.
Battle between Russian and Turkish cavalry in the war of 1828-1829. Contemporary Spanish color wood engraving.
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0059998
GLASSMAKING, 18th CENTURY.
Glassware cooling slowly in an annealing oven, the glassware being contained in iron trays that are gradually pushed from the hottest region (rear) to the cooler front: line engraving, French, 18th century.
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0060000
GLASSMAKING, 18th CENTURY.
A workman dropping a ribbon of hot glass from the small pipe (c) onto the neck of a bottle to form the rim. Line engraving, French, 18th century.
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0131600
JOHN ADAMS (1735-1826).
Second President of the United States. Stipple engraving, 19th century, after a 1815 portrait by Gilbert Stuart.
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0268094
THAILAND: BARGE, 1855.
'Barge of the King of Siam.' Wood engraving, English, 1855.
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0162835
DE BRY: SPANISH CONQUEST.
Native Americans delivering treasure to European explorers. Color copper line engraving by Theodore de Bry, c1591.
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0116702
THE LAST SUPPER.
Jesus and his disciples at the Last Supper. Line engraving, c1886.
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0623794
CAROLUS CLUSIUS (1526-1609).
Flemish doctor and botanist. Engraving by Theodor de Bry, c1590.
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0072539
NICOLAS-JACQUES CONTÉ
(1755-1805). French chemist and inventor. Contemporary line engraving.
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0104375
WINDMILL, 18th CENTURY.
Line engraving, French, 18th century.
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0008671
HANNIBAL (247-183 B.C.).
Carthaginian general. Hannibal and his army crossing the Alps in 218 B.C. Steel engraving, American, 1870.
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0267307
THAMES EMBANKMENT, 1857.
Construction of the Thames River embankment at Chelsea, London, England. Wood engraving, English, 1857.
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0322650
MEXICO: COCOSPERA MISSION.
Mission of Cocospera in Sonora, Mexico. Wood engraving, American, 1865.
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0111499
KNOX AND HAMILTON.
American Revolutionary officer Henry Knox, with American politician Alexander Hamilton. Wood engraving, American, 1877.
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0268669
HISTORY BOOK, 1866.
'Incident in the War for the Union.' Cover for a volume of John Spencer's 'History of the United States.' Engraving from a painting by Alonzo Chappel, 1866.
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0009148
WASHINGTON BURNING, 1814.
The burning of Washington, D.C., by the British on 24 August 1814. Line engraving, English, 1816.
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0061753
BATTLE OF LUNDY'S LANE, 1814.
The Battle of Lundy's Lane, Ontario, Canada, on 25 July 1814. Steel engraving, 19th century.
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0268661
GRACE & RACHEL MARTIN, 1780.
Grace and Rachel Martin, disguised as rebel soldiers, ambush two English officers carrying documents to South Carolina during the American Revolution, 1780. Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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0268548
AMALIE MATERNA (1844-1918).
Austrian operatic soprano. Engraving, American, 1882.
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0268428
LOCOMOTIVE FACTORY, 1864.
Steam hammer at the locomotive factory at Newcastle-On-Tyne, England. Wood engraving, English, 1864.
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0268526
WOMEN'S FASHION, 1867.
'Visiting Toilettes.' Wood engraving, American, 1867.
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0085081
BENJAMIN HARRISON
(1726-1791). American Revolutionary leader. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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0085496
JANE SEYMOUR (1509-1537).
Third wife of King Henry VIII of England. Line and stipple engraving, English, 1812, after a painting by Hans Holbein the Younger.
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0268674
ZOOLOGY: RACCOON.
A raccoon in a tree. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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0268645
HENRY II (1519-1559).
King of France, 1547-1559. Line engraving, 1881.
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0268390
OPERA: RUDDYGORE, 1887.
Scenes from the comic opera, 'Ruddygore,' written by Gilbert and Sullivan, performed at the Savoy Theatre in London. Engraving, English, 1887.
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0054178
CYRANO de BERGERAC
(1619-1655). French writer and soldier. Travelling to the moon. Wood engraving from a 19th century edition of his 'L'Autre monde, ou, Histoire comique des états et empires de la lune,' first published in 1657.
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0290771
ASIAN ART.
The month of October, ca 1788, shunga by Katsukawa Shuncho (active 1780-1800), woodcut from the The twelve months series. Japanese civilization, Edo period (1603-1868). Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All rig
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0346111
LITERATURE & THE ARTS.
Louis XV in the role of Apollo in Phaeton, engraving by Martin. France, 18th century. Full credit: De Agostini / G. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All rights
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0085587
WILLIAM HARVEY (1578-1657).
English anatomist and physician. Harvey demonstrating his theory of the circualtion of the blood to King Charles I. Wood engraving, French, 19th century.
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0064584
HENRY VIII (1491-1547).
King of England, 1509-1547. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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0268097
ARCHBISHOP OF MOSCOW, 1856.
'Philarete, Archbishop of Moscow, Who Officiated at the Coronation' of Czar Alexander II of Russia, 7 September 1856. Contemporary English wood engraving.
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0268551
PULLMAN CAR, 1869.
The Pullman Sleeper Car of the Union Pacific Railway. Wood engraving, English, 1869.
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