HISTORY


Picture chronicles
Chronicles of world history
Primitive stages of mankind
  Piero di Cosimo
  Discovery of fire
  Erection of primitive buildings
  Miscellaneous
Progress
Egyptian history
Assyrian history
Indian history
Four empires of the world
Unidentified scenes from history, general


CLASSICAL HISTORY

Classical history cycles, Valerius Maximus
Unidentified scenes from classical history
Classical history, misc
Classical battles, cycle
Classical heroes, cycles
Roman history, cycles
Classical history: individuals
  Abradates
  Agrippa
  Agrippina
  Albinus, Lucius
  Alcibiades
  Alexander the Great
    Cycles
    Single figure
    Miscellaneous
    Individual scenes
      Birth of Alexander
      Taming Bucephalus
      Alexander and Timoclea
      Alexander and Diogenes
      Alexander assaulting Pera
      Alexander sacrificing at the tomb of Achilles
      The battle at the Granicus
      Cutting the Gordian knot
      Alexander appoints Abdolonymos king
      Alexander and the physician, Philip
      The family of Darius (the continence of Alexander)
      The battle of Issus
      Alexander with Jaddus, the high priest
      Alexander placing the works of Homer in a golden casket
      The foundation of Alexandria
      Alexander at the death of the wife of Darius
      The battle of Arbela
      Alexander's entry into Babylon
      The revels at Persepolis
      Sealing the lips of Hephaestion
      The death of Darius
      Alexander and the queen of the Amazons
      Alexander and Roxana
      Alexander killing Cleitus
      Alexander and the wife of Spitamenes
      Alexander and Queen Cleophis
      The defeat of Porus at the Hydaspes, with Alexander's clemency to Porus
      Alexander at the tomb of Cyrus
      The funeral of Hephaestion
      Mount Athos, the Alexander mountain
      The death of Alexander
  Anapias and Amphinomus—see Catanian Brothers
  Anaxagoras
  Ancus Marcius
  Androcles
    Census
    Miscellaneous
  Anthony, Mark--see Antonius, Marcus
  Antiochus and Stratonice
  Antiochus III, the Great
  Antiochus Epiphanes
  Antonius, Marcus (see also Cleopatra)
    Cycles
    Single figure
    Miscellaneous
  Archimedes
  Aristides
  Aristomenes
  Arria and Paetus
  Arsinoë
  Artemisia
  Athenaïs (Eudocia, wife of the emperor Theodosius II)
  Augustus
    Cycles
    Infancy
    Closing the temple of Janus
    Augustus and the Sibyl--see Sibyls
    Augustus at the tomb of Alexander
    Miscellaneous
  Aurelianus and Zenobia, queen of Palmyra
  Aurelius, Marcus
  Basilides, prophecy of--see Titus
  Belisarius--see SOCIAL LIFE, Beggars
  Berenice (wife of Ptolemy Euergetes)
  Bias
  Bilia and Duilius
  Brennus (see also Camillus)
  Brutus, Lucius Junius
    Condemns his sons to death
    Fighting with Aruns, son of Tarquin
    Miscellaneous
  Brutus, Marcus Junius
    Miscellaneous
    With Portia
    Suicide of Portia--see Portia
  Caeculus
  Caesar, Julius
    Cycles
    Birth
    Ordering Pompey's letters to be burned
    With the head of Pompey
    Battles
    Miscellaneous
    Death
  Caligula
  Calpurnius
  Cambyses
  Camillus
    And the schoolmaster of the Falerii
    And Brennus the Gaul (see also Brennus)
    Miscellaneous
  Camma and Sinorix
  Caracalla
    Census
    Miscellaneous
  Caractacus
  Cassius, Spurius
  Catanian brothers
  Catiline
  Cato, Marcus Porcius, the Elder
  Cato, Marcus Porcius (Uticensis)
    With Marcia
    Suicide
  Charondas
  Cicero
  Cimbrian women
  Cimon
    Miscellaneous
    The battle of Salamis
  Cimon and Pero
  Cincinnatus
  Cipus
  Claudia
  Claudius (see also Messalina)
  Cleobis and Biton
    Census
    Miscellaneous
  Cleombrotus
  Cleopatra
    With Marcus Antonius
    Cleopatra's banquet (Cleopatra with the pearl)
    Cleopatra with the pearl, single figure
    Cleopatra and Antony, fishing
    With Octavian
    With the dying Antonius/at the tomb of Antonius
    Miscellaneous
    Death of Cleopatra
      Alone
      With attendants
  Cloelia
  Codrus
  Constantine
    Battle of Constantine
    Miscellaneous
  Coriolanus
    And Veturia and Volumnia
    Miscellaneous
  Cornelia (see also Gracchi)
  Corvus, Marcus Valerius
  Crispus
  Croesus
  Curius Dentatus, Marcus
  Curtius, Marcus
  Cyrus the Great
    Cycles
    Infancy
    Cyrus and Astyages
    Cyrus restoring the treasures of the Temple to the Jews
    Miscellaneous
    Cyrus and Tomyris
    Tomyris, miscellaneous
  Cyrus the Younger
  Damocles
  Damon and Pythias
  Darius I
  Darius III
  Decius Mus--see Mus, Decius
  Demetrius
  Demosthenes
  Diagoras
  Dion
  Dionysius
  Domitian
     Tapestry Cycle
  Duilius
  Epaminondas
  Eudamidas
  Eunostos of Tanagra
  Fabius Maximus--see Maximus, Fabius
  Fabricius, Gaius
  Firmus
  Flamininus, Titus
  Galba
  Germanicus
  Tiberius Gracchus, general against Hannibal
  Tiberius Gracchus, father of the Gracchi
  Tiberius and Caius Gracchus (see also Cornelia)
  Gyges
  Hadrian
  Hannibal
    Cycles
    Swearing eternal emnity to Rome
    Crossing the Alps/Apennines
    Surrender of Saragossa
    Battle of Cannae
    Battles, miscellaneous
    Hannibal recognises the head of Hasdrubal
  Harmodios and Aristogeiton
  Hasdrubal
  Herod--see RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY, Josephus
  Herostratus
  Hiero
  Hippo
  Horatii and Curatii
  Horatius Cocles--see Cocles, Horatius
  Hostilius, Tullus
  Isadas
  Jugurtha
  Julian the Apostate
  Laenas, C. Popilius
  Leaena
  Leonidas
  Licinius
  Livia--see Augustus
  Lucretia
    Cycles
    Tarquin and Lucretia
    Scenes other than Tarquin and Lucretia or suicide of Lucretia
    Suicide of Lucretia
      Single figure
      In the presence of others
      Lamentation/oath of Junius Brutus
  Luscinus—see Fabricius
  Lycurgus
  Lysimachus
  Maecenas
  Manlius Torquatus, Titus--see Torquatus, Titus Manlius
  Marcellus, M. Claudius
  Marcius, Ancus--see Ancus Marcius
  Marcus Antonius--see Antonius, Marcus
  Marcus Aurelius--see Aurelius, Marcus
  Marcus Manlius Capitolinus
  Marius, Caius
  Marius, Caius, the younger
  Martius, Ancus--see Ancus Marcius
  Martius, Lucius (see also Scipio Africanus Major)
  Mauricius
  Maximian
  Maximus, Quintus Fabius
    Cycle
    Miscellaneous
  Messalina
  Metellus
  Milo of Croton
  Miltiades
  Minos
  Mithridates
  Mucius Scaevola
  Mus, Decius
  Nero
    With body of his mother Agrippina
    Playing fiddle while Rome burns
    Miscellaneous
  Nerva
  Nobilior, Fulvius
  Numa Pompilius
  Ochus
  Othryades
  Ovid
  Panthea and Abradates
  Papirius Praetextatus
  Parysatis
  Paulus, Aemilius
  Pausanias (Spartan general)
  Periander
  Phalaris
  Philip of Macedon
  Philopoemen
  Phocion
  Phryne
  Polycrates
  Pompeii, Destruction of
  Pompey and Julia
  Popilius Laenas--see Laenas, Popilius
  Porsenna
  Portia (see also Brutus and Portia)
  Psammetichus
  Pyrrhon
  Pyrrhus
  Pythias and Damon
  Regulus
  Rhodogune
  Rhodope—see Psammetichus
  Romulus and Remus
    Census
      Antique sculptures only
        Statue, Wolf, fragment, Uffizi, Florence
        End of Mars and Rhea Silvia sarcophagus, Rome, Vatican
      Antique sculptures and Renaissance documentation
        Funerary Altar, Uffizi, Florence
        From River-God Tiber, Louvre, Paris
        Funerary Altar, Rome, Vatican
        Statue, Lupa Capitolina, Rome, Museo dei Conservatori
      Renaissance documentation only
        Funerary altar of L. Volusius Saturninus
        Funerary altar, unnamed
        Funerary altar of T. Julius Parthenio 
    Cycles
    Rhea Silvia
    Exposed
    With the wolf, or with a river god
    Finding of Romulus and Remus
    Single figures
    Deification of Romulus
    Romulus: miscellaneous scenes
    Rape of the Sabines
    Battle of the Romans and Sabines
    The Sabine women reconcile the Sabines with the Romans
  Sabinus and Eponine
  Sardanapalus
    Spinning
    Death
  Scilurus
  Scipio Africanus Major, Publius Cornelius
    Cycles
    Saves his wounded father 
    Scipio and Lucius Martius
    Scipio and Syphax
    Scipio and Hannibal at the battle of Zama
    Scipio receives homage from pirates
    Scipio’s son sent by Antiochus to console him when ill
    Scipio showing his wounds to the Senate
    Miscellaneous
    The continence of Scipio
  Scipio Aemilianus Africanus Minor, Publius Cornelius
    Carthage prepares its defences
    The destruction of Carthage
    The dream of Scipio Africanus Minor
    Miscellaneous
  Scipio Asiaticus, Lucius Cornelius
  Scipio Nasica, Publius Cornelius
  Seleucus I Nicator
  Semiramis
  Seneca
  Sertorius
  Sesostris
  Severus
  Sextus, Marcus
  Shapur--see Valerian
  Smyrna, Slaves of
  Socrates
  Solon
  Sophonisba
  Spartacus
  Sulpicia
  Tanaquil
  Tarpeia
  Tarquinius Priscus
  Tarquinius Superbus
  Themistocles
  Theramenes
  Thrasybulus
  Tiberius
  Timoleon
  Timophanes
  Titus
    Prophecy of Basilides
    Sack of Jerusalem
    Miscellaneous
  Tomyris--see Cyrus
  Torquatus, Titus Manlius
  Trajan
    Census
    Classical art
    Justice of Trajan
    Miscellaneous
  Triumvirate
  Tuccia
  Tullia
  Tullius, Servius
  Valerian
  Vespasian
  Victor, Sextus Aurelius
  Virgil
  Virginia
  Vitellius
  Xenophon
  Xerxes
  Zaleucus
  Zenobia


MEDIEVAL AND MODERN HISTORY


Unknown subjects
Africa
Americas
  Discovery
    Cycle
    Miscellaneous
  North
  Central and South
Byzantium
  Cycle
  Galla Placidia
  Theodosius II
  Justinian
  Heraclius
  Andronicus II Palaeologus
China
France
  Mediaeval
    Cycles
      Les Grandes Chroniques
      Froissart
      Histoire des Rois de France
      C.N. Cochin
    Clovis I
    Charles Martel
    Charlemagne
    Bertrand du Guesclin
    Joan of Arc
    Miscellaneous
  Post-mediaeval
    Charles VIII
    Louis XII
    The Continence of Bayard
    François I
    Henri II
    François II
    Charles IX
    Henri III
    Henri IV
      Rubens, Henri IV cycle
      Rubens, Marie de Médicis cycle
        Paintings
        Sketches
        Works after Rubens
      Barlaeus, Henri IV cycle
      Miscellaneous
    Louis XIII
    Louis XIV
      Minority
      Marriage
      Allegories
      Porte St Denis
      Military exploits
      Receives ambassadors of Siam
      Miscellaneous
    Louis XV
    Revolution
    Napoleon
    Since 1815
German Lands
  Cycles
  Before 1493
    Women of Weinsberg
    Rudolf of Habsburg and the priest
    Coronation of Frederick III
    Miscellaneous
  Maximilian I
    Theuerdank
    Weisskunig
    Triumphal arch
    Miscellaneous
  Charles V
    Victories--Heemskerck cycle
    Battle of Pavia
    Conquest of Tunis
    Siege of Münster
    Battle of Mühlberg
    Miscellaneous
  1493-1555, Miscellaneous
    History of Johann Friedrich of Saxony
  1555-1600
  Thirty Years' War
  Hungarian Revolt, 1671
  War with the Turks
  1600-1700, miscellaneous
  1700-present
Great Britain
  The Offas
  Edward the Confessor
  Bayeux Tapestry
  Richard of Beauchamp, Earl of Warwick
  Biagio di Rebecca cycle
  Before 1485, miscellaneous
  Henry VII
  Henry VIII
  Edward VI
  Mary I
  Elizabeth I
  Mary, Queen of Scots
  James I
    Miscellaneous
    Gunpowder plot
    Rubens, Whitehall ceiling
      Paintings
      Sketches
      Cleaning
  Charles I
    Miscellaneous
    Executions of Strafford and Laud
    Trial
    Execution
  Protectorate
  Voyage to England of Catherine of Braganza
  Charles II
  James II
  William and Mary
  War of the Spanish Succession
  Jacobite rebellions
  Wars with France, 1793-1815
  Imperial history
  18th century, miscellaneous
  19th century, miscellaneous
  20th century, miscellaneous
Greece
Hungary
India
Iran—see Persia
Islam (see also India, Persia, Turkey)
Italy
  General
  Before 1400
    Florence
    Genoa
    Mantua
    Milan
    Rome
    Venice
    Miscellaneous
  15th century
    Florence
    Milan
    Naples
    Rimini
    Rome
    Siena
    Venice
    Miscellaneous
  16th century
    Families
      Farnese
        Caprarola, Anticamera
        Caprarola, Sala dei Fasti
        Rome, Palazzo della Cancelleria
        Rome, Palazzo Farnese
        Rome, Palazzo Rondanini
        Miscellaneous
      Medici
        Giovanni delle Bande Nere
        Pope Clement VII
        Duke Cosimo I
        Miscellaneous
    Cities
      Cremona
      Florence
      Genoa
      Piacenza
      Rome
      Venice
      Miscellaneous
  17th century
    Sea-battles against Turks--Callot cycle
    Pope Urban VIII
    Miscellaneous
  18th century
  19th century
  20th century
Low Countries
  Ancient and Medieval cycles
    Tempesta
    Vaenius
    Chroniques de Hainault
    Antiquitates Flandriae
  Before 1555
    Ancient
    Post-classical
  1555-1621
    Allegory of Netherlandish pride and punishment
    Allegory of Alva's tyranny
    Regime of Alva--miscellaneous
    William the Silent
    Siege of Leiden
    Spanish fury at Antwerp
    Pacification of Ghent
    Twelve Years' Truce
    Miscellaneous
  Southern Netherlands/Belgium since 1621
  Northern Netherlands/Holland since 1621
    1621-1650, miscellaneous
    Visit to Amsterdam of Marie de Médicis
    Peace of Münster
    1650-1672
    Anglo-French attack, 1672
    1672-1700
    Since 1700
Persia
Portugal
Russia
South Seas--see Great Britain: Imperial history
Spain
  Before 1500
  16th century
  17th century
    Margaret of Austria cycle--Tempesta
    Thirty Years' War
    Surrender of Breda
    Miscellaneous
  18th century
  Peninsular War
  19th century
Sweden
Switzerland
  Miscellaneous
  Wilhelm Tell
Turkey
  Capture of Trebizond
  Battle of Lepanto
    Cycle
    Miscellaneous
  Miscellaneous