Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Neptune
Single figure Portraits in the guise of Neptune
Various activitiesRiding in a chariot
Adaptations
PORTRAITS
Rulers
ModernBritain Charles II
ModernBritain Catherine of Braganza, Consort to Charles II (1638-1705, r.1662-1685)
Types of portrait
As mythological figuresMale
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Coats-of-Arms
England Royal Arms Restauration
Portugal Royal Arms
Seals
Britain Governmental BodiesAdmiralty
Britain Royal Family (excluding Sovereigns)Catherine of Braganza (1638-1705)
Further details
according to Vertue the image at the top was a seal for the Lords of the Admiralty under Charles II, the image at the bottom was the seal of Catherine of Braganza
ARTIST/CREATOR
English
DATE
1660 - 1685
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Vertue, GeorgeMedals, Coins, Great Seals, and other works of Thomas Simon, London, 1780, plate 33
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
DESCRIPTION
Schlagwort Neptun
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Aby Warburg, Medicäische Feste am Hofe der Valois auf Flandrischen Teppichen in der Galleria degli Uffizi, in: Aby Warburg, Schriften, vol. 1, Leipzig 1932, pp. 255-258
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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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