Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
FerraraPalazzo SchifanoiaSalone dei MesiJuly (Leo, Jupiter and Cybele)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 childrenJupiterClergy or persons in prayer or doing good deeds
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenJupiterMarriage
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Miscellaneous
Religious OrdersFranciscans Franciscan friars
Praying Person in prayerbefore altar
Ecclesiastical objects
Church buildings (generic)Interior
SOCIAL LIFE
Love
Marriage rites The ceremony Ring put on bride's finger
Marriage rites Engagement
Further details
The scene is interpreted both as marriage and - because of the lack of the priest - as engagement
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
7
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
Contact
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