Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Single figure Standing With lion skin onlyLion skin draped over arm
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles HyginusHyginus, De astronomia (manuscripts)Siena, Biblioteca Comunale degli Intronati, L. VI. 25, ff. 34r-49v
Constellations Northern hemisphereCoronaAs a circle of stars
Constellations Northern hemisphereHerculesWith lion-skin and club
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Italian
DATE
15th century
LOCATION
Siena, Biblioteca Comunale degli Intronati → L. IV. 25, fol. 35r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
HyginusDe Astronomia
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
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