Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
FerraraPalazzo SchifanoiaSalone dei MesiCopiesPrints by Grand-Dider
FerraraPalazzo SchifanoiaSalone dei MesiSeptember (Libra, Vulcan)Overall views
FerraraPalazzo SchifanoiaSalone dei MesiSeptember (Libra, Vulcan)Bottom section
GODS & MYTHS
Mars
With Venus The rising of the sun
Vulcan
The forge of Vulcan Forging the arms of Achilles or Aeneas
Various activitiesRiding in a chariot
HISTORY
Ancient
Romulus and Remus With the wolf, or with a river-god
LITERATURE
Vergil Aeneid Book VIII: Vision of the river god Tiber, journey to king Evander of Pallantium, Venus brings Aeneas new armsvv. 626-728: Description of the shield
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac LibraSingle figurePair of scales
Decans and paranatellontaDecans LibraFirst Decan
Decans and paranatellontaDecans LibraSecond Decan
Decans and paranatellontaDecans LibraThird Decan
Decans and paranatellontaDecans LibraCycles
Time
Months Occupations of the months CyclesFerrara, Palazzo Schifanoia, Salone dei Mesi
Months Occupations of the months IndividualSeptember
Months Mythological representations of the months CyclesFerrara, Palazzo Schifanoia, Salone dei Mesi
Months Mythological representations of the months Individual monthsSeptember
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsMonkeyMiscellaneous
PORTRAITS
Aristocrats
ItalyEsteBorso, duke of Ferrara (1413-1471)
SOCIAL LIFE
Hunting
General Heading off to hunt
Hunting by quarryBirds (general)With falconsMiscellaneous
Professions and trades
AgriculturalVine-workers Humans
Court life
Audience
Further details
After the paintings in the Palazzo Schifanoia, Ferrara
ARTIST/CREATOR
Grand-Didier, Camillo (1822-1905) after Cossa, Francesco del (c1435-c1477)
DATE
1854
LOCATION
n/a
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
9
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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