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[Aesopus moralitus] Vita, Fabulae (The Moralized Aesop; Life, Fables): Folio 4v, Author: Aesop, Translator and editor: Francesco del Tuppo, Naples: Francesco del Tuppo, February 13, 1485, Printed book with woodcut (or metalcut?) illustrations (31.62.9)
"Alberti Dvreri pictoris et architecti praestantissimi De vrbibvs...," 1535, Author: Albrecht Dürer (German), Paris: Officina Christiani Wecheli, 1535, Illustrated book (125.97 D932)
Analytic Diagrams of Proportion and the Human Body: From L'idea della architettura universale (book 1, part 1, page 40), 1615, Author: Vincenzo Scamozzi (Italian), Venice: Printed by Giorgio Valentino for Vincenzo Scamozzi, 1615, Woodcut illustration (42.60.2.40)
Apulegio volgare (Apuleius in the Vernacular): Signature E2v, Author: Lucius Apuleius, Translator: Matteo Maria Boiardo, Venice: Nicolo daristotele da Ferrara & Vincenzo de Polo da Venetia, 1519, 2d ed. (1st ed., 1518), Printed book with woodcut illustrations (56.608.1)
Architectura Privata: Das is Gründtliche Beschreibung . . . in was form . . . ein Burgerliches Wohn-Haus . . . (plate opposite page 15), 1641, Joseph Furttenbach the Elder (German) and Johann Jacob Campanus (German, active Ulm), Matthäus Rembold (German), Johann Schultes the Younger (German), Augsburg, Engraving (54.512.2)
Aritmetica (Arithmetic): Signature a4, Author: Filippo Calandri, Florence: Lorenzo Morgiani & Johannes Petri, January 1, 1491/92, Book with printed text and woodcut illustrations (19.24)
Biblia Italica (Italian Bible), Book 2: Frontispiece (signature AA1), Translator: Niccolò Malermi (or Malerbì), Venice: Giovanni Ragazzo for Lucantonio Giunta, October 15, 1490, Book with printed text and woodcut illustrations, handcolored (33.66)
The British Architect; or, The Builder's Treasury of Staircases…, 1775, Written by Abraham Swan (British); etching by John Norman (American); published by Robert Bell, Philadelphia, American, Etching (43.26.1)
The Cabinet-Maker and Upholsterer's Drawing-Book: Frontispiece and title page (vol. 1), plates 33 and 35 (vol. 2), 1793, Thomas Sheraton (British) London (161 Sh5)
The Cabinet-Maker and Upholsterer's Guide: Title page, plates 2 and 6, 1788, George Hepplewhite (British), London (161 H41)
The Cabinet-Makers' London Book of Prices: Frontispiece, title page, plates 1 and 6, 1793, Published by W. Brown and A. O'Neil, London (161 L841)
The Cathedral of Saint Peter and Saint Paul, Nantes, Auguste Rodin (French, 1840–1917), Plate III of Les cathédrales de France, published in an edition of 50 (Paris, 1914) (126.6/R61)
Cento favole morali (One Hundred Moral Tales): The Crow and the Serpent (page 35), Author and illustrator: Giovanni Maria Verdizotti, Venice: Giordano Ziletti, 1570, Printed book with woodcut illustrations (48.165)
De humani corporis fabrica, 1555, Andreas Vesalius, Basel, Rare printed book (53.682)
De re militari (On the Military Arts): Folios 161v and 162r. Author: Roberto Valturio (Italian), [Verona:] Johannes Nicolai de Verona, 1472, Printed book with woodcut illustrations printed separately (26.71.4)
De topographia Constantinopoleos by Pierre Gilles, 1561, Lyon, Printed book (551.3 G41)
A Design for a Chimney Piece in a Lower Story: Plate 51 of The British Architect; or, The Builder's Treasury of Staircases…, 1745, By Abraham Swan (British); engraving by Edward Rooker (British), British, Etching and engraving (41.100.30)
Design for a "Corinthian Hall" by G. Leoni: From The Architecture of A. Palladio in Four Books (vol. 1, book 2, plate XXVIII), 1715, Author: Andrea Palladio (Italian, 1508–1580), Engraver: Bernard Picart (French), Editor: James (Giacomo) Leoni; Translator: Nicholas Dubois, London: Printed by John Watts for the author Giacomo Leoni, 1715, (41.100.169.28)
Design for a Tablet for a Chimney Piece: Plate 5 of a A New Book of Ornaments, 1762, Published by Thomas Johnson (British), British, Crayon manner and stipple engraving (1985.1099)
Design for the Scrolled End of a Bedstead: Plate 15 of Recueil de décorations intérieures, 1812, Charles Percier (French); Pierre François Léonard Fontaine (French), Engraving (28.40.1)
Egyptian Fireplace: From the Diverse maniere …, 1769, Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian), Etching (1973.509.8)

Painted Decoration of the Caffé Inglese, Rome: From the Diverse maniere …, 1769, Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian), Etching (41.71.1.20.46)
Fasciculo di medicina, 1493/4, Johannes de Ketham, Rare printed book (38.52)
Frontispiece for an album of the Société des Aquafortistes, 1865, Félix Bracquemond (French), Etching; second and final state (63.625.11)
The Gentleman and Cabinet-Maker's Director: Title Page, 1762, Designed and published by Thomas Chippendale (British), British, Engraving (1982.1133)
The Grammar of Ornament: Page 56 and 57, Leaves and Flowers, 1868 (London), Owen Jones (British), Watson Library (152 J721)
Headquarters of the Société des Aquafortistes, 1864, Adolphe-Martial Potément, called Martial (French), Etching (50.616.15)
Hesperides, sive, De Malorum Aureorum cultura et usu Libri Quatuor (opposite page 342), 1646, Written by Giovanni Battista Ferrari (Italian), Published by Sumptibus Hermanni Scheus, Designed by Guido Reni (Italian), Printed by Johann Friedrich Greuter (German, active Rome), Etching and engraving (67.828)
Hortus Palatinus (plate 32), bound with Les raisons des forces mouvants, 1620, Salomon de Caus (Flemish, active in Germany), Jan Norton, Frankfurt, Etching (49.122)
Hours of Francis I, 1539–40, Master of François de Rohan (French), Illuminated manuscript on parchment, bound in leather with gilt (2011.353)
Hypnerotomachia Poliphili (Poliphilo's Dream about the Strife of Love), Author: Francesco Colonna, Venice: Aldus Manutius, 1499, Woodcut illustrations with printed text; bound volume (23.73.1)
Hystoria di due amanti (Tale of Two Lovers), ca. 1500, Enea Silvio Piccolomini (Italian, Sienese), Alessandro Braccesi, translator, Published Florence: Piero Pacini da Pescia, Printed book with woodcut illustrations (25.30.17)
I quattro libri dell'architettura...: La Rotonda outside Vicenza (Book 2, page 19),1581, Author: Andrea Palladio (Italian), Venice, llustrated book (41.100.128)
Impressio Librorum (Book Printing): Plate 4 of the Nova Reperta (New Discoveries), Theodor Galle (Flemish), after Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus (Netherlandish), Antwerp: Philips Galle, late 16th century, Engraving; plate (34.30 [5])
La giostra di Giuliano de' Medici (The Joust of Giuliano de' Medici): Title page (signature 1a), Author: Angelo Poliziano (Politian), [Florence: Tubini, Alopa e Ghirlandi?, ca. 1495–1500], Book with printed text and woodcut illustrations (25.30.22)
Le Description de l'Egypte; ou, recueil des observations et des recherches qui ont été faites en Égypte pendant l'expedition de l'armée française, ca. 1809–29, Paris, Illustrated books; 9 vols. (531D451Q)
Le Sorti … intitolate giardino di pensieri (The Fates … Entitled Garden of Ideas): Garden of Ideas (frontispiece), Author: Francesco Marcolini, with verses by Lodovico Dolce, Venice: Francesco Marcolini, October 1540, Printed book with woodcut illustrations (37.37.23)
Liber chronicarum (Nuremberg Chronicle), 1493, Author: Hartmann Schedel (German), Illustrators: Michael Wolgemut (German) and Wilhelm Pleydenwurff (German), Nuremberg: Anton Koberger, 1493, Printed book with woodcut illustrations (1981.1178.29)

Liber chronicarum (Nuremberg Chronicle), 1493, Author: Hartmann Schedel, Illustrators: Michel Wolgemuth (German) and Wilhelm Pleydenwurff (German), Printed book with woodcut illustrations (21.36.145)
Meditationes passionis Christi; Devote meditatione sopra la passione del nostro Signore (Devout Meditations on the Passion of Our Lord): The Raising of Lazarus, opening page (folios 1v and 2r), Author: Pseudo-Bonaventura, Venice: Hieronymus de Sanctis & Cornelio, 1487, Printed book with woodcut illustrations (33.17)
The Nineteenth House Outside the City: From Tutte l'opere d'architettura (book 7, page 47), 1584, Author: Sebastiano Serlio (Italian), Venice: Francesco de' Franceschi, 1584, Woodcut illustration (24.45.3.47)
Oeuvres de Jean Racine, 1801, Author: Jean Racine (French), Illustrators: Pierre Paul Prud'hon (French); Jean-Guillaume Moitte (French); Anne-Louis Girodet-Trioson (French); Nicolas Antoine Taunay (French); Antoine Denis Chaudet (French); Francois Gè (French), Engraver: Jean Baptiste Michel Duprèel (French), Printed book with engraved illustrations (58.635.1(1))

Oeuvres de Jean Racine, 1801, Author: Jean Racine (French), Illustrators: Pierre Paul Prud'hon (French); Jean-Guillaume Moitte (French): Anne-Louis Girodet-Trioson (French); Nicolas Antoine Taunay (French); Antoine Denis Chaudet (French,); Francois Gèrard, called Baron Gèrard (French), Engraver: Jean Baptiste Michel Duprèel (French), Publisher: Pierre Didot the Elder (French), Printed Book with engraved illustrations (58.635.1(2))

Opera, 1799, Author: Horace, (Roman), Illustrator: Charles Percier (French), Publisher: Pierre Didot the Elder (French), Printed book with engraved headpiece illustrations (32.28)

Ovidio metamorphoseos vulgare (Ovid's Metamorphoses in the Vernacular), by Giovanni Bonsignore, 2d ed. (Venice: Lucantonio Giunta, 1501), Woodcut illustrations by 15th-century Venetian school (22.16)
Parlour Chair: Plate 9 of The Cabinet and Chair-Maker's Real Friend and Companion, 1765, By Robert Manwaring (British); engraved by Robert Pranker (British); published by Henry Webley, London, 1765, British, Etching and engraving (32.9.6)
The Pencil of Nature, 1844–46, William Henry Fox Talbot (British), Printed book in six parts with 24 salted paper prints from paper negatives (1994.197.1–.6)
Plate from the erotic book Mounds of Dyed Colors: A Pattern Book for the Boudoir (Someiro no yama neya no hinagata): First Month, Edo period (1615–1868), ca. 1736–44, Okumura Masanobu (Japanese), Hand-colored woodblock illustration; ink and color on paper (JP1499)
Plates from Treatise on Etching, 1866, Maxime-François-Antoine Lalanne (French), Etchings (59.500.789, .790)
Predica del arte del ben morire (Sermon on the Art of Dying Well): Title page (signature a1), Author: Girolamo Savonarola, [Florence: Ant. Tubini, shortly after 1500], 4th ed., Book with printed text and four woodcut illustrations (25.30.95)
Quatriregio (Four Realms): Signatures B2v and B3, Author: Federico Frezzi, Florence: For Piero Pacini da Pescia, July 26, 1508, Book with printed text and woodcut illustrations (21.4.1)
Royal Road Test, 1967, Ed Ruscha (American), Book (1970.590.5)
Rustic Gate: From Tutte l'opere d'architettura, book 6, Libro estraordinario (page 17), 1584, Author: Sebastiano Serlio (Italian), Venice: Francesco de' Franceschi, 1584, Woodcut illustration with letterpress text (24.45.3.17)
Sculptura in Aes (Engraving in Copper): Plate 19 of the Nova Reperta (New Discoveries), Hans Collaert (Flemish), after Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus (Netherlandish), Antwerp: Philips Galle, late 16th century, Engraving; sheet, trimmed within platemark (49.95.870 [10])
Secondo prospetto per fianco del palazzo con diversa veduta del giardino del Bel respiro . . . Pamphilio (View of the side facade of the Palazzo Pamphilj and its garden): Plate 20 of Li Giardini di Roma, 1670 and 1683, Giovanni Battista Falda (Italian), Giovanni Giacomo de' Rossi (Italian), Etching (61.532.26.20)
Self-Study Book of Drawing, Painting, and Embroidery for Ladies, 1798, Designed by Johann Friedrich Netto, Published by Voss und Compagnie, Leipzig, Etching, silk and metal thread embroidery on silk, on one page (32.121.3)
Sketches and Hints on Landscape Gardening (plate opposite page 3), 1795, Humphry Repton (British), W. Bulmer & Co., London, Aquatint (45.10.1)
Sphaera Mundi [with other tracts]: Sphaera cum Theorcis Disputationibus Johannis Regiomontani contra Cremonensium Deliramenta Theoricas: Signatures 11v and 22, Authors: Johannes de Sacrobosco (John Holybush); Regiomontanus (Johannes Müller of Königsberg), Georg von Peuerbach, [Venice:] Erhard Ratdolt, 1485, Printed books with woodcut illustrations printed in one, two, and three colors of ink (17.45)
Stanze: Signature a1, Author: Pietro Aretino, Venice: Francesco Marcolini, January 23, 1537, Printed book with frontispiece printed as a chiaroscuro woodcut from two blocks (37.37.2)
Title page to Eaux-fortes par Bracquemond, 1854, Félix Bracquemond (French), Etching (26.28.73)
Traité du jardinage selon les raisons de la nature et de l'art (plate following page 87), 1638, Jacques Boyceau de la Baraudière (French), Michel van Lochom, Paris, Etching (26.104.2)
Triompho di Fortuna (Triumph of Fortune): Frontispiece (woodcut printed in black and red ink), Author: Sigismondo Fanti, Venice: Agostino Zani for Giacomo Giunta, 1526, Printed book with woodcut illustrations (25.7)
Vari disegni di Merletti, Bartolomeo Danieli (Italian), Published by Agostino Parisini and Giovanni Battista Negroponte, Bologna, 1639, Etching (37.47.2)
Various Roman Ionic capitals compared with Greek examples, from Julien-David Le Roy's Les ruines des plus beaux monuments de la Grèce (1758): Plate 20 of Della magnificenza ed architettura de' romani, 1761, Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian), Engraving (41.71.1.7.20)
Veue du chasteau de Versailles (View of Versailles, garden facade): From the series Veues des plus Beaux Lieux de France et d'Italie . . ., 1680s, Adam Perelle (French), Israel Silvestre (French), Nicolas Langlois, Paris, Etching (20.41.126)
Villa Almerico (Villa Rotonda): From I quattro libri dell'architettura (book 2, page 19), 1570, Author: Andrea Palladio (Italian), Venice: Domenico de' Franceschi, 1570, Woodcut illustration with letterpress text (41.100.126.19)
Villa Barbaro at Maser: From I quattro libri dell'architettura (book 2, page 51), 1570, Author: Andrea Palladio (Italian), Venice: Domenico de' Franceschi, 1570, Woodcut illustration with letterpress text (41.100.126.51)
Villa Rotonda: From The Architecture of A. Palladio in Four Books (vol. 1, book 2, plate XV), 1715, Author: Andrea Palladio (Italian, 1508–1580), Engraver: Bernard Picart (French), Editor: James (Giacomo) Leoni; Translator: Nicholas Dubois, London: Printed by John Watts for the author Giacomo Leoni, 1715, Engraving (41.100.169.15)