Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Venus
Census of Antique Art known to the Renaissance Known prototypesStatuesNaples, Museo Archeologico Nazionale (Venus of Aphrodisias)
Single figure With attributesRobe with mythological scenes
Single figure With attributesGoat
Graces
Alone In 'Siena Group' pose (naked, central figure with back to viewer)
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Planets Represented as planetary deities CyclesLuminaries (Sol and Luna)
Further details
Census database does not indicate model of this drawing
ARTIST/CREATOR
Anonymus Pighianus (active 1550-1555)
DATE
1550 - 1555
LOCATION
Berlin, Staatsbibliothek → lat. fol. 61, fol. 7r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Codex Pighianus
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Otto Jahn, Zeichnungen antiker Monumente im Codex Pighianus, 1868, no. 19; Erna Mandowsky, Charles Mitchell, Pirro Ligorio's Roman antiquities, London 1963, plate 126, cat. 12; Magi, Rendiconti Pontificia Accademia 12 (1936), pl. 233ff
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RELATIONS
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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