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  • research data . Image . 2019
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    Publisher: The British Museum

    A portrait of Charles II done almost entirely in calligraphy flourishes. Printed on the frozen Thames. The text reads: 'Invented Performed by Command of Hand & Engraven by John Seddon. Carp not at what you see for tis no more. Then th'untaught Act n'er Grav'd before...

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  • research data . Image . 2019 . Embargo End Date: 01 Nov 2019
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    Publisher: Apollo - University of Cambridge Repository

    Title page of Arnold Houbraken, De Groote Schouburgh der Konstschilders en Schilderessen (Amsterdam, 1718). Ingenium with wings on each side of her head is represented breaking the scythe of time depicted as an old man with wings.

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  • research data . Image . 2019 . Embargo End Date: 01 Nov 2019
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    Publisher: Apollo - University of Cambridge Repository

    A man seated restlessly on his armour, bound by chains and locks; his eyes are covered by a bandage; above to right, a medallion showing a man seated in a chariot, wearing a helmet. Cartari adds on his description that he had invented himself this image as he had not fo...

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  • research data . Image . 2019
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    Publisher: National Portrait Gallery

    Portrait of Captain Thomas Binning used in the Frontispiece for Binning's 'A light to the art of gunnery'. Inscription reads: 'Effigiem spectas; præstat spectare Laborem/Ingenio Pollet: omnibus Arte præit.'

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  • research data . Image . 2019
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    Publisher: Fitzwilliam Museum

    A painter is working in front of a model posed like Marsyas. Behind him, a geographer examines a globe and, at the same table, two scholars bend over a book. In the foreground, set apart from this candle-lit scene, adopting a clear melancholic pose, is the saturnine fig...

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  • research data . Image . 2019
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    Publisher: The British Library, via ECCO

    The frontis image for WInstanley's collection of jokes and songs "England's Witty and Ingenious Jester". The image shows a melancholy man in the top, and a scene of convivial drinking below. The poem beneath reads: When Melancholy seizes on the Brain/And fills a Man wit...

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  • research data . Image . 2019 . Embargo End Date: 01 Nov 2019
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    Publisher: Apollo - University of Cambridge Repository

    Depiction of two ancient medals representing the Roman emperor Tiberius. In the middle, on a cartouche, is the inscription: INGENIO PESSIM O, TRVCI, AVARO, ET INSIDIOSO.

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  • research data . Image . 2019
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    Publisher: Wellcome Collection

    The scene is set in an apothecary's shop: the potions on the shelves are labelled according to their desired effetcs (humility, obedience, patience, intelligence, etc.). A quack doctor is giving a potion of 'Wisdom' to a patient who defecates his 'follies' in the form o...

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  • research data . Image . 2019
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    Publisher: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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  • research data . Image . 2019 . Embargo End Date: 01 Nov 2019
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    Publisher: Apollo - University of Cambridge Repository

    Singerie parodying genteel behaviour in ten scenes arranged around a central battle scene, including soldiers jumping over bundles of twigs to prove their agility, on the left; set out as on a stage with garlanded columns framing the central section, a mask and a scroll...

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