Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Ganymede
Rape of GanymedeJupiter disguised as an eagle Ganymede in the air
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSaturnStanding → Not eating children, holding a sickle or a scythe, not on crutches
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSaturnStanding → Devouring a child, or preparing to do so
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualJupiterStanding → with eagle
Planets Represented as planetary deities CyclesCycles of sevenMultiple images - Manuscripts → Brussels, Bibliothèque Royal, MS 2924 (Mid-15th century)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Flemish
DATE
1448 - 1468
LOCATION
Brussels, Bibliothèque royale de Belgique → 9242, fol. 174r (French translation of Jacques de Guise, Annales historiae illustrium principum Hannoniæ (1390-1396))
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Wauquelin, JeanChroniques de Hainaut, 1446-1450 (French translation of Jacques de Guise, Annales historiae illustrium principum Hannoniæ (1390-1396))
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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