Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
RomeVilla FarnesinaSala di GalateaCeiling (Constellations)
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Myths Labours Lernean hydraHercules fighting with torch
Myths Labours Lernean hydraWith the crab sent by Juno to attack Hercules (Hyginus, De astronomia, II, 23)
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles MuralsRome, Farnesina, Sala di Galatea (Baldassare Peruzzi, 1511)Single scenes
Constellations Zodiac CancerRelated MythsHercules and the Hydra (Hyginus, II, 23, 1)
Further details
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
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