Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Celestial maps and globesMaps
Astronomers and astrologers
Constellations Northern hemisphereUrsa MaiorOn maps
Constellations Northern hemisphereUrsa MinorOn maps
Constellations Northern hemisphereDracoOn maps
Constellations Northern hemisphereCepheus
Constellations Northern hemisphereBootesSingle FigureAlone
Constellations Northern hemisphereCoronaAs a crown
Constellations Northern hemisphereHerculesWith lion-skin and club
Constellations Northern hemisphereHerculesOn maps
Constellations Northern hemisphereLyraAs a viola
Constellations Northern hemisphereVultur CadensAs a bird
Constellations Northern hemisphereCygnusAs a swan
Constellations Northern hemisphereCassiopeiaAs woman
Constellations Northern hemispherePerseus
Constellations Northern hemisphereAurigaWith goatsHolding reins
Constellations Northern hemisphereSerpentariusWith other constellations
Constellations Northern hemisphereSagittaSingle figure
Constellations Northern hemisphereAquilaSingle figure
Constellations Northern hemisphereDelphinus
Constellations Northern hemisphereEquus Minor
Constellations Northern hemispherePegasus
Constellations Northern hemisphereAndromedaSingle figureChained without rocks or poles
Constellations Zodiac AriesSingle figureWithout a ring around its body
Constellations Zodiac TaurusSingle figureBull cut in half
Constellations Zodiac CancerSingle figureResembling a lobster
Constellations Zodiac LeoSingle figure
Constellations Zodiac LibraSingle figurePair of scales
Constellations Zodiac CapricornusSingle figureAs a fish-goat
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsLion In astrology
AnimalsFish, shellfish, and other marine creaturesLobsterIn astrology
AnimalsBull In astrology
AnimalsRam In astrology
PORTRAITS
Professions and trades
AstronomersAratus
AstronomersPtolemy
AstronomersManilius
Astronomersal-Sufi
Further details
northern hemisphere (in collaboration with the astronomer Conrad Heinfogel)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Dürer, Albrecht (1471-1528)
DATE
1515
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Prints and Drawings)
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
Contact
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