Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
RomeVilla FarnesinaSala di GalateaCeiling (Constellations)
GODS & MYTHS
Mars
With other figuresMercury
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles MuralsRome, Farnesina, Sala di Galatea (Baldassare Peruzzi, 1511)Single scenes
Constellations Zodiac LibraSingle figurePair of scales
Constellations Zodiac ScorpioSingle figureAs scorpion (with claws, legs and a tail)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualMarsStanding
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualMercuryStanding or walking → Miscellaneous
Planets Represented as planetary deities CyclesCycles of sevenMultiple images - Paintings → Rome, Farnesina, Sala di Galatea (Peruzzi, 1511, placed with zodiacal signs)
Further details
Mercury in Scorpio, Mars in Libra
ARTIST/CREATOR
Peruzzi, Baldassare (1481-1536)
DATE
1511
LOCATION
Rome, Villa Farnesina, Sala di Galatea
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
DESCRIPTION
Schlagwort Rom Farnesina, MS note: Merkur und Mars in Skorpion und Wage (sic)
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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