Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac GeminiSingle figureNude
Constellations Zodiac Geminiwith planetsMercury (domicile)
Constellations Zodiac CancerSingle figureResembling a lobster
Constellations Zodiac CancerWith planetsLuna (domicile)
Constellations Zodiac CyclesMultiple imagesZodiac and planets → Modena, Biblioteca Estense, Lat. 696-697 (olim alpha.W.8.20)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualMercurySeated
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesMercuryDomicile (Virgo and Gemini)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMercuryScholars (other than Geographers, Astronomers, Physicians or Alchemists)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Italian
DATE
1401 - 1450
LOCATION
Modena, Biblioteca Estense → Lat. 696-697 (olim alpha.W.8.20) , fol. 4r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Liber Physiognomiae
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RELATIONS
Digitised manuscript
Manus Online
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress foundation.
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