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  • 17th-century depiction of the Holy Shrine of Mecca

    Illumination Created date: 1500–1699

    The Haram at Mecca with the Kaʻbah in the centre, from a manuscript of Futūḥ al-Ḥaramayn, a poetical description of the...

  • A view of the Bay of Bantry

    Watercolour, Pen and Ink, View Created date: about 1680-90

    Bantry Bay is located on the Atlantic coast of County Cork, Ireland. It is a deep, large and sheltered natural bay, with...

  • Luxemburgem

    Map, Image Created date: 1684

    The map is from the Beudeker Collection, comprising 24 volumes of maps and views of the Netherlands, 1660-1756 compiled...

  • Perspective of Gallway

    Watercolour, Pen and Ink Created date: c. 1685

    The walled city of Galway stands at the centre of this King’s Topographical Collection prospect by Thomas Phillips, a mi...

  • West entrance of Cork Harbour

    Watercolour, Pen and Ink, View Created date: c. 1684

    Cork Harbour has a complex coastline, dotted with inlets, channels, islands and small bays. It has few sightlines to saf...