Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualVenusStanding or walking → Holding a mirror and a branch
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesVenusDomicile (Taurus and Libra)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesModena, Biblioteca Estense, lat. 209 (De Sphaera, c1470)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenVenusLovers (standing or seated, dressed)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenVenusMusic-making
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Predis, Cristoforo de (born c1440, died before 1486)
DATE
circa 1470
LOCATION
Modena, Biblioteca Estense → Lat. 209, fol. 9v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Sphaerae coelestis et planetarum descriptio (De sphaera)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
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RELATIONS
Digitised manuscript
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