Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac SagittariusSingle figureAs a centaur → With nude torso
Constellations Zodiac SagittariusSingle figureAs a centaur → With hat
Constellations Zodiac CyclesMultiple imagesZodiac and planets → Modena, Biblioteca Estense, Lat. 696-697 (olim alpha.W.8.20)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualJupiterSeated → with eagle
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualJupiterSeated → with eagle, as a king
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesJupiterDomicile (Pisces and Sagittarius)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenJupiterScholars (apart from Geographers and Astronomers) or students
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenJupiterWomen practising textile related work
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Italian
DATE
1401 - 1450
LOCATION
Modena, Biblioteca Estense → Lat. 696-697 (olim alpha.W.8.20) , fol. 7r
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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