Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Mercury
AllegoriesPatron of Trade or Wealth
LITERATURE
Modern
Pizan, Christine deEpistre Othéa CyclesLondon, British Library, Harley MS 4431 (early 15th century)
Pizan, Christine deEpistre Othéa cap. 12 (Mercury)
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMercuryOrators and rhetoricians
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Master of the Cité des Dames (active c1405-1415) and Master of the Duke of Bedford (active c1405-1465)
DATE
1410 - 1414
LOCATION
London, British Library → Harley MS 4431, fol. 102r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Pizan, Christine de'Collected works' ('The Book of the Queen'), vol.I
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RELATIONS
British Library (digitised version)
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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