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Rampart Collection (#8)

"Unveiling the Magnificence of Ramparts: Exploring Historic Castles and Fortresses" Step back in time and immerse yourself in the grandeur of ramparts

Background imageRampart Collection: Francesco Tapia, Conte del Vasto, with his Family seated in an interior of the Palazzo

Francesco Tapia, Conte del Vasto, with his Family seated in an interior of the Palazzo
BAL45642 Francesco Tapia, Conte del Vasto, with his Family seated in an interior of the Palazzo Tapia with a View of the Castello di Sant Elmo, 1634 (oil on copper) by Heimbach

Background imageRampart Collection: Ezelpoort or Donkeys gate, fortified gate, Bruges, West Flanders, Belgium

Ezelpoort or Donkeys gate, fortified gate, Bruges, West Flanders, Belgium

Background imageRampart Collection: Smedenpoort gate, fortified bridge gate, Bruges, West Flanders, Belgium

Smedenpoort gate, fortified bridge gate, Bruges, West Flanders, Belgium

Background imageRampart Collection: The Ramparts, Walmer Castle: Portraits of the Countess Granville

The Ramparts, Walmer Castle: Portraits of the Countess Granville
1199604 The Ramparts, Walmer Castle: Portraits of the Countess Granville, and the Ladies Victoria and Mary Leveson-Gower, 1891 (oil on canvas) by Perugini

Background imageRampart Collection: The Ramparts of Gods House, 1890 (oil on canvas)

The Ramparts of Gods House, 1890 (oil on canvas)
659011 The Ramparts of Gods House, 1890 (oil on canvas) by Strudwick, John Melhuish (1849-1937); 61x85.1 cm; Private Collection; Photo eChristies Images; English, out of copyright

Background imageRampart Collection: The Rampart of Gog and Magog (engraving)

The Rampart of Gog and Magog (engraving)
3629387 The Rampart of Gog and Magog (engraving) by English School, (20th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Rampart of Gog and Magog)

Background imageRampart Collection: The Battle on the Slaak between the Dutch and Spanish Fleets during the Night of 12-13

The Battle on the Slaak between the Dutch and Spanish Fleets during the Night of 12-13
3704128 The Battle on the Slaak between the Dutch and Spanish Fleets during the Night of 12-13 September 1631, 1633 (oil on canvas) by Vlieger, Simon Jacobsz

Background imageRampart Collection: Naval battle near Gibraltar on 25th April 1607, 1639 (oil on canvas)

Naval battle near Gibraltar on 25th April 1607, 1639 (oil on canvas)
3545922 Naval battle near Gibraltar on 25th April 1607, 1639 (oil on canvas) by Willaerts, Adam (1577-1669); 136x204.5 cm; Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

Background imageRampart Collection: Fortifications of Old St Pancras (engraving)

Fortifications of Old St Pancras (engraving)
3636950 Fortifications of Old St Pancras (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Fortifications of Old St Pancras)

Background imageRampart Collection: Cabul, 1842 (engraving)

Cabul, 1842 (engraving)
3744570 Cabul, 1842 (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Illustrated London News, 14 May 1842. ); English, out of copyright

Background imageRampart Collection: Grotto Beneath the old Fortifications of Reims (engraving)

Grotto Beneath the old Fortifications of Reims (engraving)
5227785 Grotto Beneath the old Fortifications of Reims (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Grotto Beneath the old Fortifications of Reims)

Background imageRampart Collection: Town and fortress of Belfort, France, after its surrender to the besieging Germans

Town and fortress of Belfort, France, after its surrender to the besieging Germans, Franco-Prussian War
6001294 Town and fortress of Belfort, France, after its surrender to the besieging Germans, Franco-Prussian War, 18 February 1871 (engraving) by European School

Background imageRampart Collection: Ring des Huns. Ring shaped fortifications protecting a settlement of the Huns (engraving)

Ring des Huns. Ring shaped fortifications protecting a settlement of the Huns (engraving)
6029289 Ring des Huns. Ring shaped fortifications protecting a settlement of the Huns (engraving) by French School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Ring des Huns)

Background imageRampart Collection: Forts Zeelandia and Provintia and the City of Tainan, wall hanging

Forts Zeelandia and Provintia and the City of Tainan, wall hanging
5049801 Forts Zeelandia and Provintia and the City of Tainan, wall hanging (ink and color on deerskin) by Chinese School (19th century); 150.5 A-- 205.1 cm; Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Background imageRampart Collection: Bird s-Eye View of Paris and its Fortifications (engraving)

Bird s-Eye View of Paris and its Fortifications (engraving)
1052102 Bird s-Eye View of Paris and its Fortifications (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Bird s-Eye View of Paris and its Fortifications)

Background imageRampart Collection: Opening of the Castle Grounds, Newark, as a Public Garden (engraving)

Opening of the Castle Grounds, Newark, as a Public Garden (engraving)
1055648 Opening of the Castle Grounds, Newark, as a Public Garden (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Opening of the Castle Grounds, Newark)

Background imageRampart Collection: The Castle of Hohenzollern, Swabia (engraving)

The Castle of Hohenzollern, Swabia (engraving)
1052512 The Castle of Hohenzollern, Swabia (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Castle of Hohenzollern, Swabia)

Background imageRampart Collection: The Derwentwater Estates (engraving)

The Derwentwater Estates (engraving)
1057039 The Derwentwater Estates (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Derwentwater Estates)

Background imageRampart Collection: South Africa, New Fortifications of Natal (engraving)

South Africa, New Fortifications of Natal (engraving)
1054536 South Africa, New Fortifications of Natal (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: South Africa, New Fortifications of Natal)

Background imageRampart Collection: Ireland as a Holiday Resort, Some Relics of Bygone Days (engraving)

Ireland as a Holiday Resort, Some Relics of Bygone Days (engraving)
1056487 Ireland as a Holiday Resort, Some Relics of Bygone Days (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Ireland as a Holiday Resort, Some Relics of Bygone Days)

Background imageRampart Collection: The Duke of Edinburgh in the Isle of Man (engraving)

The Duke of Edinburgh in the Isle of Man (engraving)
1623822 The Duke of Edinburgh in the Isle of Man (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Duke of Edinburgh in the Isle of Man)

Background imageRampart Collection: Historical Monuments of England, Warwick Castle (engraving)

Historical Monuments of England, Warwick Castle (engraving)
1058556 Historical Monuments of England, Warwick Castle (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Historical Monuments of England, Warwick Castle)

Background imageRampart Collection: Silver Model of Mont Valerien, presented to the 'Besieged Resident'by the Proprietors of the 'Daily

Silver Model of Mont Valerien, presented to the "Besieged Resident"by the Proprietors of the "Daily
1057580 Silver Model of Mont Valerien, presented to the " Besieged Resident" by the Proprietors of the " Daily News" (engraving) by English School

Background imageRampart Collection: An Artists Tour on the Lahn (engraving)

An Artists Tour on the Lahn (engraving)
1057464 An Artists Tour on the Lahn (engraving) by Brewtnall, Edward Frederick (1846-1902) (after); Private Collection; (add.info.: An Artists Tour on the Lahn)

Background imageRampart Collection: Dublin Castle (engraving)

Dublin Castle (engraving)
1627752 Dublin Castle (engraving) by Loye, Charles Auguste (Montbard) (1841-1905); Private Collection; (add.info.: Dublin Castle. Illustration for The Illustrated London News, 9 September 1893)

Background imageRampart Collection: 'The Gate of Victory, Cairo, 'in the Dudley Gallery (engraving)

"The Gate of Victory, Cairo, "in the Dudley Gallery (engraving)
1626035 " The Gate of Victory, Cairo, " in the Dudley Gallery (engraving) by Dillon, Frank (1823-1909); Private Collection; (add.info.: " The Gate of Victory, Cairo)

Background imageRampart Collection: The Platform of the Famous Fortress of Candahar, which is the best place in all Asia

The Platform of the Famous Fortress of Candahar, which is the best place in all Asia, 1660 (engraving)
1037730 The Platform of the Famous Fortress of Candahar, which is the best place in all Asia, 1660 (engraving) by English School

Background imageRampart Collection: The Crisis in Crete, with the Forces of the Powers (litho)

The Crisis in Crete, with the Forces of the Powers (litho)
1036873 The Crisis in Crete, with the Forces of the Powers (litho) by Nash, Joseph (d.1922); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Crisis in Crete, with the Forces of the Powers)

Background imageRampart Collection: Views on the Hundred of Hoo Railway, North Kent (engraving)

Views on the Hundred of Hoo Railway, North Kent (engraving)
1623924 Views on the Hundred of Hoo Railway, North Kent (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Views on the Hundred of Hoo Railway, North Kent)

Background imageRampart Collection: The Insurrection in the Adriatic Provinces of Austria (engraving)

The Insurrection in the Adriatic Provinces of Austria (engraving)
1623921 The Insurrection in the Adriatic Provinces of Austria (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Insurrection in the Adriatic Provinces of Austria)

Background imageRampart Collection: Fortress and Citadel of Ghuzni, Afghanistan, with the Two Minars (engraving)

Fortress and Citadel of Ghuzni, Afghanistan, with the Two Minars (engraving)
1621609 Fortress and Citadel of Ghuzni, Afghanistan, with the Two Minars (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Fortress and Citadel of Ghuzni, Afghanistan)

Background imageRampart Collection: Bothwell Castle, on the Clyde (engraving)

Bothwell Castle, on the Clyde (engraving)
1620175 Bothwell Castle, on the Clyde (engraving) by Read, Samuel (1816-83); Private Collection; (add.info.: Bothwell Castle, on the Clyde)

Background imageRampart Collection: The Castle of Dieppe (engraving)

The Castle of Dieppe (engraving)
1619781 The Castle of Dieppe (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Castle of Dieppe. Illustration for The Illustrated London News, 21 September 1861)

Background imageRampart Collection: The British Archaeological Association at Exeter (engraving)

The British Archaeological Association at Exeter (engraving)
1619722 The British Archaeological Association at Exeter (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: The British Archaeological Association at Exeter)

Background imageRampart Collection: The Hastings Cricket Week, Sketches in the Neighbourhood (litho)

The Hastings Cricket Week, Sketches in the Neighbourhood (litho)
1627419 The Hastings Cricket Week, Sketches in the Neighbourhood (litho) by Wain, Louis (1860-1939); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Hastings Cricket Week, Sketches in the Neighbourhood)

Background imageRampart Collection: Meeting of the Royal Archaeological Institute, View of the Cardiff from the Castle (engraving)

Meeting of the Royal Archaeological Institute, View of the Cardiff from the Castle (engraving)
1626135 Meeting of the Royal Archaeological Institute, View of the Cardiff from the Castle (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info)

Background imageRampart Collection: Sketches of Wales (engraving)

Sketches of Wales (engraving)
1625825 Sketches of Wales (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Sketches of Wales. Illustration for The Illustrated London News, 29 July 1871)

Background imageRampart Collection: Newark Castle Public Gardens and Gilstrap Free Library (engraving)

Newark Castle Public Gardens and Gilstrap Free Library (engraving)
1626529 Newark Castle Public Gardens and Gilstrap Free Library (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Newark Castle Public Gardens and Gilstrap Free Library)

Background imageRampart Collection: Morocco (engraving)

Morocco (engraving)
1625035 Morocco (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Morocco. Illustration for The Illustrated London News, 17 August 1844)

Background imageRampart Collection: The Expedition to Upper Burmah, the 2nd and 11th Bengal Light Infantry storming the Redoubt of

The Expedition to Upper Burmah, the 2nd and 11th Bengal Light Infantry storming the Redoubt of Minhla (engraving)
1623089 The Expedition to Upper Burmah, the 2nd and 11th Bengal Light Infantry storming the Redoubt of Minhla (engraving) by Prior

Background imageRampart Collection: Sketches in Bombay (engraving)

Sketches in Bombay (engraving)
1621428 Sketches in Bombay (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Sketches in Bombay. Illustration for The Illustrated London News, 13 November 1875)

Background imageRampart Collection: Babelsberg, the Summer Residence of the Prince and Princess Frederick William of Prussia (engraving)

Babelsberg, the Summer Residence of the Prince and Princess Frederick William of Prussia (engraving)
1619489 Babelsberg, the Summer Residence of the Prince and Princess Frederick William of Prussia (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Babelsberg)

Background imageRampart Collection: A distant battle, 1876 (etching)

A distant battle, 1876 (etching)
497601 A distant battle, 1876 (etching) by Forbes, Edwin Austin (1839-95); 47.9x60.5 cm; Gilder Lehrman Collection, New York, USA; (add.info.: Created by Forbes, a member of the French Etching Club)

Background imageRampart Collection: The Porta Pinciana, closed, 1833 (etching with brown wash)

The Porta Pinciana, closed, 1833 (etching with brown wash)
STC384893 The Porta Pinciana, closed, 1833 (etching with brown wash) by Tofanelli, Agostino (1770-1834); Private Collection; (add.info.: Porte Pinciane)

Background imageRampart Collection: The Vatican Gate, 1833 (etching with brown wash)

The Vatican Gate, 1833 (etching with brown wash)
STC384907 The Vatican Gate, 1833 (etching with brown wash) by Tofanelli, Agostino (1770-1834); Private Collection; (add.info)

Background imageRampart Collection: The Tower of London (engraving)

The Tower of London (engraving)
1041039 The Tower of London (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Tower of London)

Background imageRampart Collection: Chepstow Castle (litho)

Chepstow Castle (litho)
1043151 Chepstow Castle (litho) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Chepstow Castle. Illustration for The Graphic)

Background imageRampart Collection: Reproduction of the Old Bastille of 1789 (engraving)

Reproduction of the Old Bastille of 1789 (engraving)
1041431 Reproduction of the Old Bastille of 1789 (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Reproduction of the Old Bastille of 1789)




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"Unveiling the Magnificence of Ramparts: Exploring Historic Castles and Fortresses" Step back in time and immerse yourself in the grandeur of ramparts, as we embark on a journey through some of England's most iconic castles. From Bamburgh Castle, standing tall against the Northumberland coastline (K021974), to Dover Castle, guarding the White Cliffs with its imposing presence (K970010), these fortifications have witnessed centuries of history. Venture further south to St Mawes Castle (J870402) and Lindisfarne Castle (N080248), where their strategic locations offer breathtaking views alongside tales of battles fought and won. The enchanting beauty captured by Alonzo Chappel's painting transports us to Hamilton at Yorktown in 1781 (1755-1804), reminding us of the significance these ramparts held during pivotal moments in history. Lindisfarne Castle makes another appearance (K011703) alongside Maiden Castle (N060316) and Bamburgh Castle once more (J070053). These architectural marvels stand as testaments to human ingenuity, showcasing both strength and elegance. As night falls, Dover Castle takes on an ethereal glow that captivates all who witness it (K020968). Its illuminated ramparts create a mesmerizing spectacle that echoes with stories from long ago. Whether you are a history enthusiast or simply seeking awe-inspiring sights, these remarkable structures like Lindisfarne Castle (K880004)and Bamburgh castle (K011670) will leave you spellbound. Marvel at their intricate designs while imagining knights defending their kingdoms or soldiers strategizing within these formidable walls. Join us on this captivating journey through time as we explore the majesty and resilience embodied by these magnificent ramparts. Discover how they continue to inspire wonderment even today.