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Comets

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Paintings and sketches from the past depicting comets.

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Ephemera Collection, (Alcohol: old) Bottle label: Comet Whiskey,Bernheim Bros Carlisle, PA: C. Typography Letters, Hand Lettering, Fall Of Jerusalem, The Belle Epoque, Whiskey Label, Bayeux Tapestry, Wellcome Collection, Doomsday Prepping, Birth And Death

Ephemera Collection, Comet Whiskey label

Ephemera Collection, Comet Whiskey label. CC-BY Wellcome Library.

Wood engraving of a comet in the night sky (c. Art Print by Ninboy Prints - X-Small Constellations, Sky C, Astronomy Pictures, Wellcome Collection, A Silent Voice, Dark Skies, West London, Wood Engraving, Night Skies

Astronomy: a comet in the night sky. Wood engraving, n.d. [c.1860].

Astronomy: a comet in the night sky. CC-BY Wellcome Library.

Astronomy: a large, bright, comet in the night sky. CC-BY Wellcome Library. Celestial Map, Wellcome Collection, Space And Astronomy, Ciel, Night Skies, Wall Prints, Astrology, Sketches, Sky

Astronomy: a large, bright, comet in the night sky, being observed by two men. Engraving, 1811.

Astronomy: a large, bright, comet in the night sky. CC-BY Wellcome Library.

Astronomy: a comet seen over London. CC-BY Wellcome Library. Wood Engraving, Astronomy, The Past, Science, London, Photography, Painting, Image, Art

Astronomy: a comet seen over London. Wood engraving.

Astronomy: a comet seen over London. CC-BY Wellcome Library.

meadowfoam: “ Astronomy: a comet in the night sky. Wood engraving, n. Ancient Astronomy, Astronomy Pictures, Aesthetic Space, Space And Astronomy, Science, Wood Engraving, Night Skies, Architecture Art, Cosmos

Astronomy: a comet in the night sky. Wood engraving, n.d. [c.1860?].

Astronomy: a comet in the night sky. CC-BY Wellcome Library.

Find out more on Europeana The Past, Sketches, Sky, Celestial, Painting, Flowers, Kites, Drawings, Heaven

Discurso astrologico sobre el cometa, que se manifiesta en nuestro orizonte este año de 1681

Discurso astrologico sobre el cometa, que se manifiesta en nuestro orizonte este año de 1681. Biblioteca de Catalunya, Public Domain marked.

Stock Photo - Comet of 1546 (Halley). At this appearance the comet was excommunicated by Pope Calixtus III. From Conrad Lycosthenes 'Prodigioum ac ostentorum chronicon' Basle Woodcut Green Children Of Woolpit, Halley's Comet, Wellcome Collection, 17th Century Art, Viking Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Source Of Inspiration, Ciel, Science Fiction

C. Lycosthenes, 1340 comet in sky and plague at Florence

C. Lycosthenes, 1340 comet in sky and plague at Florence. CC-BY Wellcome Library.

Engraving depicting some of the most famous comets over the centuries: Halley's Comet Donatis Comet and further comets of and (Source: Wellcome Collection) Cosmos, Halley's Comet, Wellcome Collection, Solis, Vintage Space, Space And Astronomy, Space Exploration, Night Skies, Vintage Prints

Astronomy: comets in a night sky. Engraving.

Astronomy: comets in a night sky. CC-BY Wellcome Library.

Astronomy: various views of Donati's comet in the night sky. CC-BY Wellcome Library. Engraving Illustration, Illustration Art, Technical Illustration, Wellcome Collection, White Sky, Hubble Space Telescope, Book Projects, Work Inspiration, Shooting Stars

Astronomy: various views of Donati's comet in the night sky. Process print.

Astronomy: various views of Donati's comet in the night sky. CC-BY Wellcome Library.

We haven’t checked in with Nancy Drew in a while. Tail Star, Miraculous, Vintage World Maps, Sketches, Sword, Netherlands, Parents, Healing, Cities

Staartster en de wonderbaarlijke genezing van een doofstomme jongen, 1627

Staartster en de wonderbaarlijke genezing van een doofstomme jongen, 1627. Rijksmuseum, Public Domain marked.

Twee opmerkelijke gebeurtenissen te Amsterdam in het jaar 1664. Rijksmuseum, Public Domain marked. Amsterdam, The Past, Sketches, Abstract, Artwork, Painting, Drawings, Summary, Work Of Art

Twee opmerkelijke gebeurtenissen te Amsterdam in het jaar 1664

Twee opmerkelijke gebeurtenissen te Amsterdam in het jaar 1664. Rijksmuseum, Public Domain marked.

Art History - Rubens to Rembrandt Hieronymus Bosch, Simple Photo, Rembrandt, Art History, Printmaking, Vintage World Maps, The Past, Sketches, Van

Spotprent op Johan van Oldenbarnevelt, 1618

Spotprent op Johan van Oldenbarnevelt, 1618. Rijksmuseum, Public Domain marked.

De staartsterren van 1742 en 1744. Rijksmuseum, Public Domain marked. Public Domain, Vintage Prints, The Past, Sketches, Celestial, Painting, Infinite, Van, Study

De staartsterren van 1742 en 1744; Effigies cometarum qum apparuerunt annis 1742 & 1744 / Afbeelding van de Staartstarren, verscheenen in de jaaren 1742 en 1744

De staartsterren van 1742 en 1744. Rijksmuseum, Public Domain marked.

Find out more on Europeana Public Domain, Ciel, Moth, The Past, Sketches, Painting, Kunst, Drawings, Painting Art

Menigte mensen aanschouwt een komeet, 1680-1681

Menigte mensen aanschouwt een komeet, 1680-1681. Rijksmuseum, Public Domain marked.

Comet Rijksmuseum Amsterdam via Europeana. Image Editor, Print Artist, Public Domain, Ciel, Astronomy, Past, Vintage World Maps, Moose Art, Germany

De komeet van 1680-1681

De komeet van 1680-1681. Rijksmuseum, Public Domain marked.

“Today in History, February 837 AD Halley’s comet makes it recorded passage over the skies of planet Earth. Cosmos, The Stars My Destination, The Great Comet, Solis, Today In History, British Library, Shooting Stars, Surreal Art, Archetypes

Embleem: komeet

Straatbeeld met een komeet in de lucht. Rijksmuseum, Public Domain marked.