CDR-1237: SR Set: Literary Images

Designed to enhance disciplines such as English and French literature, this set offers literary images ranging from the works of Ovid to Cocteau or from Sappho to Madame de Sévigné. Here are literary figures, their colleagues and milieu, as well as illustrations from their works. Images range from Greek busts, Roman mosaics, and medieval manuscripts, to broadsheets, engravings, and caricatures. In addition, this remarkable mix is liberally sprinkled with old favorite characters like Pantagruel, Mr. Fezziwig, and Sancho Panza. updated 8/2009



XCM-194166
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Title: Ms.239 fol.1 Page with a historiated Initial depicting a seated man before Wheel of Fortune, from 'De Remediis Utriusque Fortunae' by Petrarch (1304-74)
Creator(s): French School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-155564
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Title: Meeting of Dante (1265-1321) and Beatrice
Creator(s): Italian School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-084900
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Title: Historiated initial 'L' depicting Pliny Elder (23-79), detail of frontispiece to Book I, original text written in A.D.77
Creator(s): Italian School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XZL-151507
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Title: Ambush of the Trojan Prince Troilus by Achilles, from the Tomb of the Bulls (Tomba del Tori)
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
Usa-0110
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Title: Plaza d'Espagna. Monument to Miguel de Cervantes
Description: Total from the West
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Usa-0112a
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Title: Plaza d'Espagna. Monument to Miguel de Cervantes
Description: close detail of bronze Sancho Panza
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
XZL-150426
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Title: Writing set, Given to his wife, Eveline Hanska by Honore de Balzac (1799-1850)
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-156704
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Title: Pocquelin in the Role of Mascarille
Creator(s): French School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-155957
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Title: Portrait of Karl Marx (1818-83)
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-155479
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Title: Daydreams, illustration from 'Memoires d'Outre-Tombe' by Francois Rene (1768-1848) Vicomte de Chateaubriand
Creator(s): French School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-155472
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Title: Pierre de Ronsard (1524-1585)
Creator(s): French School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-154928
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Title: Agriculture, plate I from Encyclopaedia of Denis Diderot (1713-84) 1762
Creator(s): French School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-154627
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Title: Portrait of the Young Voltaire (1694-1778)
Creator(s): French School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-154168
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Title: Title Page from 'Romeo and Juliet' by William Shakespeare (1564-1616)
Creator(s): English School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-154084
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Title: Titlepage of 'Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories and Tragedies', engraved by Martin Droeshout (1601-50)
Creator(s): English School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XMN-228252
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Title: Pierre Choderlos de Laclos (1741-1803)
Creator(s): French School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-153778
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Title: General Joseph-Leopold Sigisbert Hugo (1773-1828)
Creator(s): French School
Description: Portrait of the father of Victor Hugo
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-043214
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Title: Gargantua at his Table
Creator(s): French School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-043747
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Title: Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712-1778) Gathering Herbs at Ermenonville
Creator(s): French School
Description: watercolour on paper
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-066786
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Title: Portrait of Honore de Balzac (1799-1850) after a daguerreotype
Creator(s): French School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-071539
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Title: Calas Family before Voltaire at Ferney
Creator(s): French School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XTR-204984
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Title: Fol.136v How Charlemagne (742-814) Found Roland Dead
Creator(s): French School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XTR-216462
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Title: Fol.133r Roland Bidding Farewell to Charlemagne (742-814)
Creator(s): French School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-101752
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Title: Voltaire (1694-1778) in his Study
Creator(s): French School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XZL-145678
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Title: MS Fr 343 fol.3 Sir Galahad is Welcomed to Round Table
Creator(s): Italian School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XZL-147663
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Title: Eg 3028 f.49 Arthur meets giant on Mont St. Michel roasting a pig on a spit
Creator(s): French School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-095894
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Title: Calculating machine invented by Blaise Pascal (1623-62)
Creator(s): French School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-075739
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Title: Portrait of François Rabelais (ca.1494-ca.1553)
Creator(s): French School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-075742
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Title: Portrait of François Rabelais (ca.1494-1553)
Creator(s): French School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XZL-148162
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Title: I had a table placed upon same at which her majesty ate, just at her elbow', illustration from Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift (1667-1745) published in 1871
Creator(s): English School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XZL-149405
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Title: Edward Austen Knight (1768-1852) at the time of his Grand Tour
Creator(s): English School
Description: Brother of Jane Austen.
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
AIt-3110
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Title: Palazzo dell' Arte della Lana
Description: Now Dante Society
Vendor: Hartill Art Associates
AIt-0311
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Title: Tomb of Dante
Vendor: Hartill Art Associates
XIR-082295
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Title: Portrait of Charles Perrault
Creator(s): French School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
AFr-3525B
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Title: 'Daudet's Windmill'
Vendor: Hartill Art Associates
XZL-151812
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Title: Stumpwork depicting Tristan and Isolde
Creator(s): German School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XZL-151825
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Title: Stage model for opera 'Tristan and Isolde' by Richard Wagner (1813-83)
Creator(s): German School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XZL-151841
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Title: Portrait of Jane Austen (1775-1817)
Creator(s): English School
Description: watercolour on paper
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
AFr-3525A
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Title: 'Daudet's Windmill'
Vendor: Hartill Art Associates
XIR-067923
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Title: Portrait of Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Creator(s): Vasily Perov
Vendor: Bridgeman Education