Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac TaurusWith planetsVenus (domicile)
Constellations Zodiac LibraWith planetsVenus (domicile)
Constellations Zodiac ScorpioWith planetsVenus (detriment)
Constellations Zodiac PiscesWith planetsVenus (exaltation)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualVenusSeated → Not playing a musical instrument
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesVenusDomicile (Taurus and Libra)
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesVenusDeclinatio (Aries and Scorpio)
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesVenusExaltatio (Pisces)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesPrints → Probst, Georg Balthasar (c1770)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenVenusLovers (standing or seated, dressed)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenVenusDancing
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenVenusPersons sharing a meal
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenVenusSymbols or Allegories of love
SOCIAL LIFE
Love
Symbolism of love Miscellaneous
The LoverFlirtation
Music
Musical instrumentsStringBowedViolin
Musical instrumentsStringBowedVioloncello
Musical instrumentsWind WoodCornet (Zink)
Dance
Miscellaneous
Further details
Venus with Taurus, Libra (Domiciles), Scorpio (one of the Detriments) and Pisces (Exaltation)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Probst, Georg Baltasar (1732-1801)
DATE
circa 1770
LOCATION
n/a
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
6
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Acknowledgements
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