Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Psychology
TemperamentsCycles PrintsHarmen Jansz. Muller after Maarten van Heemskerck (1566, temperaments and planets)
TemperamentsIndividualPhlegmatic
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac CancerSingle figureResembling a lobster
Constellations Zodiac ScorpioSingle figureAs scorpion (with claws, legs and a tail)
Constellations Zodiac PiscesSingle figureFish not attached
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualLunaLuna as a woman - not in a chariot → Holding a moon
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesPrints → Harmen Jansz. Muller after Maarten van Heemskerck (1566, temperaments with planets)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenLunaFishing
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenLunaShips and harbours
SOCIAL LIFE
Ships
Sailing ships and boatsMerchant vessels
Fishing
Angling
Fishing with nets
Fishing with fish traps
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Harmen Jansz. Muller (c1540-1617) after Heemskerck, Marten van (1498-1574)
DATE
1566
LOCATION
n/a
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
4
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
New Hollstein Heemskerck 2, p. 219, H. 545; New Hollstein Muller 1, p. 204, H. 104
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RELATIONS
British Museum
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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