Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac SagittariusWith planetsJupiter (domicile)
Constellations Zodiac PiscesWith planetsJupiter (domicile)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualJupiterRiding → Riding a horse
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesJupiterDomicile (Pisces and Sagittarius)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesGermany, Private Collection (Housebook, formerly Wolfegg, Counts Waldburg-Wolfegg)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenJupiterJudges
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenJupiterShooting (normally with a crossbow)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenJupiterFalconry
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenJupiterHunting
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenJupiterScholars (apart from Geographers and Astronomers) or students
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenJupiterClergy or persons in prayer or doing good deeds
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
Devotions to the Virgin Mary Rosary Persons holding rosaries
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Encyclopaedic cycles
Vernacular Miscellanea ('Hausbuch')Germany, Private Collection (formerly Wolfegg, Counts Waldburg-Wolfegg, Housebook Master, c1482)
SOCIAL LIFE
Sports
ShootingCrossbows
Hunting
Hunting by quarryStagSingle animal
Hunting by quarryBirds (general)With falconsMiscellaneous
Justice and punishment
Trial scenes
Authors, scholars and philosophers
Scholars
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Master of the Housebook (active c1470-1500)
DATE
circa 1482
LOCATION
Germany, Private collection (formerly Wolfegg, Counts Waldburg-Wolfegg)
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
fol. 12r
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Das Mittelalterliche Hausbuch, edd. Helmuth Th. Bossert and Willy F. Storck, Leipzig 1912, pl. 8 (source of photograph)
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
Contact
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