Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Single figure Seated Miscellaneous
With other figuresAmoretti
Myths LovesOmphale or IoleWith HerculesAlone
Bacchus
Various activities Drunk
Amor
With other figuresAmoretti
Ceres
Single figure Without torch, with cornucopia
Ganymede
Rape of GanymedeJupiter disguised as an eagle Ganymede in the air
Leda
With Jupiter as a swan Without her children Leda seated
Marsyas
Apollo and Marsyas The flaying of Marsyas Marsyas with goat's feet
Endymion
Diana and Endymion Diana touching Endymion
Cycles
Bottschild, Samuel, initiials (1693)
LITERATURE
Ancient
Vergil Aeneid Book IV: Love of Dido and Aeneas, after Aeneas's departure Dido kills herselfvv. 642-666: Dido stabs herself with Aeneas's swordDido stabs herself, seated or reclining on her and Aeneas's bed
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Writing systems
LatinLettering as ornamentInitialsMiscellaneous
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Fame (Fama) Miscellaneous
SOCIAL LIFE
Warfare
Military equipment and techologyHelmets
Further details
A copy of this alphabet is in the British Library
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bottschild, Samuel (1641-1706)
DATE
1693
LOCATION
n/a
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RELATIONS
Virtuelles Kupferstichkabinett (first half)
Virtuelles Kupferstichkabinett (second half)
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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