Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac CancerWith planetsLuna (domicile)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualLunaLuna as a woman - not in a chariot → Holding a bow, arrows or a spear
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesLunaDomicile (Cancer)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesPrints → Saenredam, Jan, after Hendrick Goltzius (1596)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenLunaFishing
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenLunaShips and harbours
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenLunaCatching birds
SOCIAL LIFE
Ships
Sailing ships and boatsMerchant vessels
Hunting
Hunting by quarryBirds (general)Birdcatcher with caught birds
Fishing
Angling
Fishing with nets
Caught fish on land
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
7
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Bartsch (III.245.79)
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
New Hollstein Goltzius 4, p. 54, H. 663 (first state)
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RELATIONS
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Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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