Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
FerraraPalazzo SchifanoiaSalone dei MesiMay (Gemini, Apollo)Overall views
FerraraPalazzo SchifanoiaSalone dei MesiMay (Gemini, Apollo)Bottom section
GODS & MYTHS
Apollo
AttributesRaven
AttributesTripod
AttributesDragon-skin
AttributesSparrowhawk
AttributesSwan
Triumph
Muses
With other figuresApollo Muses forming a group at some distance from Apollo
Aurora
With other figuresApollo Helios
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac GeminiSingle figureNude
Decans and paranatellontaDecans GeminiFirst Decan
Decans and paranatellontaDecans GeminiSecond Decan
Decans and paranatellontaDecans GeminiThird Decan
Decans and paranatellontaDecans GeminiCycles
Decans and paranatellontaDecans CyclesFerrara, Palazzo Schifanoia
Time
Months Occupations of the months CyclesFerrara, Palazzo Schifanoia, Salone dei Mesi
Months Occupations of the months IndividualMay
Months Mythological representations of the months CyclesFerrara, Palazzo Schifanoia, Salone dei Mesi
Months Mythological representations of the months Individual monthsMay
Flora and Fauna
BirdsSwan
BirdsRaven
BirdsSparrowhawk
Fabulous animalsDragon Dragon-skin
SOCIAL LIFE
Hunting
Hunting by quarryBirds (general)With falconsPeople going out to or returning from hunting with falcons
Professions and trades
AgriculturalHarvestingGrass
Music
Musical instrumentsStringPluckedLute
Musical instrumentsWind BrassTrumpet
News, communication, travelling
Animals carrying goods
Domestic life
Children Without adults
Authors, scholars and philosophers
PoetsMiscellaneous
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
5
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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