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0365417
LITERATURE.
Handwritten scored for the opera Silvana, by Carl Maria Friedrich Ernst von Weber (1786-1826). Full Credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All rights r
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0415516
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Pyramidion of Amenemhat III, height 140 cm, basalt, from Dahshur. Detail. Egyptian Civilisation, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty XII. Full credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0417365
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Bas-relief of Mede guard, Treasure Room, Persepolis (Unesco World Heritage List, 1979), Iran. Achaemenid civilisation, 6th-5th century BC. Detail. Full credit: De Agostini / W. Buss / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0270655
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Mycenaean civilization, 16th century b.C. Silver rhyton with scenes of a siege. From Mycenae. Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0364808
LITERATURE.
Title page of Il finto pazzo per amore, operetta by Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf (1739-1799). Full Credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All rights re
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0275185
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Italy, Sicily, Syracuse, Detail of Sarcophagus of Adelfia (wife of the magistrate Valerio), Adam, Eve, Abraham and Isaac, Jesus life scene, from the catacombs of San Giovanni, 4th Century A.D., Museo Archeologico Regionale 'Paolo Orsi' (Archaeological Museum), Early Christian art. Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All rights r
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0338368
HISTORY.
A knight and Leonardesque nodes, detail from the decoration of a horse corselet in steel, made in Milan by Master Nicodemus, ca 1500-1510. Italy, 16th century. Full credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All rights
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0361687
ART & ARCHITECTURE.
Hand-painted majolica tiles, steps leading up to Santa Maria del Monte built by Giuseppe Giacalone in the 17th century, Caltagirone (UNESCO World Heritage List, 2002), Sicily, Italy. Full Credit: De Agostini / L. Romano / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0290307
ASIAN ART.
Relief in the Angkor Wat Temple, Angkor (UNESCO World Heritage List, 1992), Cambodia. Full Credit: DEA / C. SAPPA / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0273807
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Roman civilization, 1st century A.D. Inscription of speech of Claudius advocating the admission of Gauls to the senate, 48 A.D. From ancient Lugdunum (Lyon), France. Full Credit: DEA / A. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All righ
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0356406
ART & ARCHITECTURE.
Two-mullioned windows of a building in Piazza Santa Maria Maggiore, Trento, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy. Full Credit: De Agostini / R. Carnovalini / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0418144
ARCHAEOLOGY.
The offerings to the divine triad, relief, west portico of the second courtyard, Mortuary Temple of Ramesses III, Medinet Habu, Thebes (Unesco World Heritage List, 1979). Egyptian civilisation, New Kingdom, Dynasty XX. Full credit: De Agostini Picture Library / Granger, NYC -- All ri.
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0343025
HISTORY.
The history of Mr Don Ferdinand Columbus, title page, first edition, Venice, 1571. Full credit: De Agostini / G. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0360657
ART & ARCHITECTURE.
Stories from the New Testament, decorative bas-relief from the third pillar on the left of the facade of Orvieto Cathedral (13th-14th century), Orvieto, Umbria, Italy. Detail. After the restoration project from 1989 to 1996. Full Credit: De Agostini / S. Vannini / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0419174
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Stele with inscriptions in greek. Detail. Egyptian civilisation, Greek-Roman Empire. Full credit: De Agostini / G. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0281520
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Tajik civilization. Mural painting of female figures. Full Credit: DEA / A. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0418774
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Offering bearers, relief, interior of the Mastaba of Kagemn, Saqqara (Unesco World Heritage List, 1979). Egyptian civilisation, Old Kingdom, Dynasty VI. Full credit: De Agostini / G. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All rights r
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0289317
ASIAN ART.
Avalokitesvara, Bodhisattva with a thousand arms and thousand eyes, 981, painting on silk, China. Detail. Chinese Civilisation, 6th year of the Taiping Xingguo Period, 10th century. Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0295319
HISTORY.
Manifesto of March 23, 1848, by the bishop of Mantova, Giovanni Corti. First War of Independence, Italy, 19th century. Full Credit: DEA / A. DE GREGORIO / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0271927
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Mosaic with geometric patterns, from the Great Palace of Istanbul, Turkey. Byzantine Civilization, 4th-5th Century. Full Credit: DEA / M. SEEMULLER / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0321620
ANCIENT EGYPT.
Egypt. Nubian monuments at Abu Simbel (UNESCO World Heritage List, 1979). Great Temple. Cartouches at base of colossal sandstone figures of enthroned Ramses II. Full Credit: DEA / G. SIOEN / Granger, NYC -- All rights reser
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0271695
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Women in a procession, Hellenistic relief on a marble slab. Greek civilization, 2nd Century BC. Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserve
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0365360
LITERATURE.
Title page of the Treaty on the harpsichord, essay on the true art of playing keyboard instruments by Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (1714-1788), Berlin 1759. Full Credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All rights re
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0337091
DECORATIVE ARTS.
Polychrome mosaic from the old basilica in San Lorenzo Maggiore Church, Naples. Italy, 6th century. Full credit: De Agostini Picture Library / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0427225
DECORATIVE ARTS.
Empire style centre writing desk-dressing table-commode with mahogany veneer finish, 1817, stamped Gabriel Gomez, Spain, 19th century, Detail of
decoration Full credit: De Agostini / J. M. Zuber / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0290760
ASIAN ART.
Plate decorated with floral motifs, produced in Okinawa, late 18th-early 19th century, wood and lacquer, 21 cm diameter. Japanese civilization, Edo period (1603-1868). Full Credit: DEA PICTURE LIBRARY / Granger, NYC -- All righ
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0336508
DECORATIVE ARTS.
Ornamental tile depicting the allegory of Diana, maiolica, Castelli manufacture, Abruzzo. Detail. Italy, 17th century. Full credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0279166
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Roman civilization, 2nd century A.D. Fragment of fresco depicting Socrates. From Ephesus, Terrace House, Turkey. Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0414293
ARCHAEOLOGY.
The Lex coloniae Juliae, or the municipal charter for the Roman colony in Spain, drafted by Julius Caesar. Roman Civilisation, 44 BC. Full credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0337039
DECORATIVE ARTS.
Plate with the figure of a knight, ceramic, Dutch manufacture. Detail. Netherlands, 17th century. Full credit: De Agostini / M. Seemuller / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0290515
ASIAN ART.
Detail of wooden decorations on the bow of a royal boat in Bangkok, Thailand. Full Credit: DEA / C. SAPPA / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0289116
ASIAN ART.
Figure of a woman, kakemono (hanging scroll), by Miyagawa Choshun (1682-1752), Japan. Japanese Civilisation, 18th century. Full Credit: DEA / A. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0365048
LITERATURE.
Title page of the score for Sonata for piano and cello, Opus 19, by Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninoff (1873-1943). Russian edition. Full Credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0270833
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Greek civilization, 4th century b.C. Coffered ceiling from the Tholos of Epidaurus. Detail. Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0415651
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Nubian cup with pastoral scenes, metal. Detail. Egyptian Civilisation. Full credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0418775
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Scene depicting the transportation of unguent, relief, interior of the Mastaba of Kagemn, Saqqara (Unesco World Heritage List, 1979). Egyptian civilisation, Old Kingdom, Dynasty VI. Full credit: De Agostini / G. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0411217
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Artefacts from the Tomb of Ba Disit, Tomb of the Governor, Sheik Souby, Bahariya Oasis, Giza, Egypt. Egyptian Civilisation, 26th Dynasty (663-525 BC). Full credit: De Agostini / S. Vannini / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserv
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0428182
DECORATIVE ARTS.
Baroque style Venetian mirror, Italy, late 17th-early 18th century, Detail Full credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0417415
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Bas-relief of Persian guard, West staircase, Palace of Darius (Tachara), Persepolis (Unesco World Heritage List, 1979), Iran. Achaemenid civilisation, 6th-5th century BC. Detail. Full credit: De Agostini / W. Buss / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0320496
PREHISTORIC ART.
Sweden - Bohusl?n region - Brastad - Backa archaeological site. Rock carvings dating back to the Bronze Age. Details with ships, sledge animals, human prints. Full Credit: DEA / A. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All rights
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