Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac TaurusWith planetsVenus (domicile)
Constellations Zodiac LibraWith planetsVenus (domicile)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualVenusStanding or walking → Holding a heart and no arrow
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesVenusDomicile (Taurus and Libra)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesPrints → Saenredam, Jan, after Hendrick Goltzius (1596)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenVenusLovers (standing or seated, dressed)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenVenusBall games
SOCIAL LIFE
Sports
Golf
Football
Love
The LoverFlirtation (flirt)
Practice of love or love-makingKissing and embracing
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Saenredam, Jan (1565-1607) after Goltzius, Hendrick (1558-1617)
DATE
1596
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Prints and Drawings)
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
5
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Bartsch (III.245.77)
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
New Hollstein Goltzius 4, p. 53, H. 661 (first state)
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RELATIONS
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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