Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
RomeVilla FarnesinaSala di GalateaLunettes (Mythological Scenes)
RomeVilla FarnesinaSala di GalateaCeiling (Constellations)
GODS & MYTHS
Venus
With Amor With other figuresSaturn
Saturn
Single figure Head not veiled, without wings, with scythe or sickle
With other figuresVenus
Pegasus
Single figure
Cycles
Sebastiano del Piombo (Rome, Villa Farnesina, 1511, Myths related to air and birds)
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles MuralsRome, Farnesina, Sala di Galatea (Baldassare Peruzzi, 1511)Several scenes together
Constellations Northern hemispherePegasus
Constellations Zodiac PiscesSingle figureFish attached mouth-to-mouth
Constellations Zodiac PiscesRelated MythsVenus and Amor, fleeing from Typhon, are turned into fish (Hyginus, II, 30)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSaturnStanding → Not eating children, holding a sickle or a scythe, not on crutches
Planets Represented as planetary deities CyclesCycles of sevenMultiple images - Paintings → Rome, Farnesina, Sala di Galatea (Peruzzi, 1511, placed with zodiacal signs)
Further details
Saturn in Pisces
ARTIST/CREATOR
Peruzzi, Baldassare (1481-1536) Vault by Peruzzi, lunettes by del Piombo
DATE
1511
LOCATION
Rome, Villa Farnesina, Sala di Galatea
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
DESCRIPTION
Schlagwort Rom Farnesina
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Acknowledgements
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