Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
FerraraPalazzo SchifanoiaSalone dei MesiApril (Taurus, Venus and Mars)Top section
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesFerrara, Palazzo Schifanoia, Salone dei Mesi (1466-1470 - only some planets)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenVenusLovers (standing or seated, dressed)
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsRabbit (see also Hare)
SOCIAL LIFE
Love
The LoverFlirtation
Practice of love or love-makingKissing and embracing
Music
Musical instrumentsStringPluckedLute
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Cossa, Francesco del (c1435-c1477) or Tura, Cosimo (Cosme) (c1430-1495)
DATE
1466 - 1470
LOCATION
Ferrara, Palazzo Schifanoia, Salone dei Mesi
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
4
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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