Designs for the prayer book of Maximilian I. 1515. Albert Dürer, artist. Copied from lithographic copies of the originals made by J. N. Strixner and published by R. Ackermann in 1817.

Page 11 (detail).
Page 11 (detail). Collection of and digitalized by the Wellcome Library, London. In the public domain. via https://archive.org/details/b30455844/page/11
Page 23 (detail).
Page 23 (detail). Collection of and digitalized by the Wellcome Library, London. In the public domain. via https://archive.org/details/b30455844/page/23
Page 19 (detail).
Page 19 (detail). Collection of and digitalized by the Wellcome Library, London. In the public domain. via https://archive.org/details/b30455844/page/19
Page 25 (detail).
Page 25 (detail). Collection of and digitalized by the Wellcome Library, London. In the public domain. via https://archive.org/details/b30455844/page/25
Page 27 (detail).
Page 27 (detail). Collection of and digitalized by the Wellcome Library, London. In the public domain. via https://archive.org/details/b30455844/page/27
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Silver birds to sit around the house. Think on it long enough and maybe they’ll fly. Mostly to keep spices in but some just for fun.

Parrot spice boxes with hinged wings, scaly talons and a detachable head. ca. 1890.
Parrot spice boxes with hinged wings, scaly talons and a detachable head. ca. 1890. German silver with a wooden perch. Hallmarked. Image courtesy Nelson & Nelson Antiques, New York. Image Vervendi ©1998-2019. Fair use license. via https://www.trocadero.com/stores/nelson/items/1346578/Antique-German-Silver-Parrot-Spice-Boxes-Pair-Pretty
Hinged rooster spice box. Antique.
Hinged rooster spice box. Antique. German silver. Image © 2019 EBTH, Inc. Fair use license. via https://www.ebth.com/items/10573893-german-800-silver-hinged-rooster-spice-box
Songbird. Contemporary.
Songbird. Contemporary. Florentine, hand-made in Italy. Sterling silver with a gold vermeil beak. Image © 2019 SCULLY & SCULLY. Fair use license. via https://www.scullyandscully.com/collectibles/handcrafted-sculptures/silver-sculptures/sterling-silver-birds.axd

Landscapes with another world out there feel. Mostly from the Symbolist school. Various times by various painters.

"Rocky Reef on the Sea Shore." 1824.
“Rocky Reef on the Sea Shore.” 1824. Oil on canvas. Collection of the Staatliche Kunsthalle, Karlsruhe. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://www.allartclassic.com/pictures_zoom.php?p_number=196&p=&number=FRC008
Serenity." 1904.
“Serenity.” 1904. Lithuanian. Painting. Mikalojus Konstantinas Ciurlionis, artist (1875-1911). In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Mikalojus_Konstantinas_Ciurlionis_-_SERENITY_-_1904_-_5,_Varsuva.jpg
"Lake Keitele." 1905.
“Lake Keitele.” 1905. Finnish. Painting. Akseli Gallen-Kallela , artist (1865-1931). Image © Lahti Art Museum, Lahti, and the Viipuri Foundation. Fair use license. via https://www.abdn.ac.uk/news/12081/
Cliffside landscape. 1937.
Cliffside landscape. 1937. Oil on canvas. Otto Albert Hirth, artist (1899-1969). Image © Estate of the artist and 2019 MutualArt Services, Inc. Fair use license. via https://www.mutualart.com/Artwork/Symbolist-Cliffside-Landscape/4FF17A6D9907FFAD
"Winter Night in the Mountains." 1914.
“Winter Night in the Mountains.” 1914. Norwegian. Oil painting. Harald Oskar Sohlberg, artist (1869-1935). Collection of the Nasjonalgalleriet, Oslo. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://fineartamerica.com/featured/3-winter-night-in-the-mountains-harald-sohlberg.html

Jugendstil this and that to lend any home an avant garde touch. From”Bayerischer Kunstgewerbe-Verein [Hrsg.]: Kunst und Handwerk: Zeitschrift für Kunstgewerbe und Kunsthandwerk seit 1851: 52″. A journal of Arts and Crafts, these are from their 1901 to 1902 issues.

Dish. Silver in an oriental design. 1899.
Silver in an oriental design. 1899. E. Riegel, Munich, silversmith. Plate 74. Page 51. Image © University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg. Fair use license. via https://digi.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/diglit/kuh1901_1902/0063/image
Petroleum lamp. ca. 1901.
Petroleum lamp. ca. 1901. Made by E. Riegel, Munich. Illustration 69. Page 48. Image © University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg. Fair use license. via https://digi.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/diglit/kuh1901_1902/0060/image
Electric lamp. ca. 1901.
Electric lamp. Illustration 142-144, page 88. ca. 1901. Bronze. Made in Munich. Image © University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg. Fair use license. via https://digi.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/diglit/kuh1901_1902/0100/image
Vases. 1901. Vases. 1901. Illustrations 205-208, page 127.
Vases. 1901. Illustrations 205-208, page 127. Walter Ortlieb, Berlin, maker. Image © University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg. Fair use license. via https://digi.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/diglit/kuh1901_1902/0144/image

Inkwells with a Jugendstil twist. One you can keep letters in until you get around to sending them.

Inkwell. ca. 1900.
Inkwell. Ca. 1900. Jugendstil. Monogramed “WD.” Silver with glass inserts. Bruckmann & Söhne, Heilbronn, maker. Image © Lempertz Auction House, Germany. Fair use license. via https://www.lempertz.com/en/catalogues/lot/1039-2/554-a-heilbronn-jugendstil-silver-inkwell-with-original-glass-insets-monogrammed-wd-marks-of-br.html
Inkwell. Jugendstil.
Inkwell. Jugendstil. Bronze and ceramic. Abel Landry, designer. Adrien Pierre Dalpayrat, ceramicist. Image © 1995-2019 eBay Inc. Fair use license. via https://www.ebay.de/itm/DALPAYRAT-Jugendstil-Art-Nouveau-Bronze-Keramik-Schreibzeug-Design-Abel-Landry-/382740314045?nma=true&si=U9ul73rJf46DOFZoAvSv7p1jrsA%253D&orig_cvip
Pyramid-shaped inkpot. ca. 1900-1903. Jugendstil.
Pyramid-shaped inkpot. ca. 1900-1903. Jugendstil. Sang-de-boeuf red stoneware mounted in gilded brass. Abel Landry, designer. Pierre-Adrien Dalpayrat, ceramicist. Image © La Gazette Drouot. Fair use license. via http://catalogue.gazette-drouot.com/ref/lot-ventes-aux-encheres.jsp?id=2360682
Letter holder with inkwell. Jugendstil.
Letter holder with inkwell. Jugendstil. German. Brass. Maker not known. Image © instaghub.com. Fair use license. via https://www.instaghub.com/post/BxVME9bHRN5