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 mirror and a branch
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesVenusDomicile (Taurus and Libra)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesPrints → German Block-Book, Chiro-Xylographic edition (c1480, Berlin, Kupferstichkabinett)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenVenusLovers (standing or seated, dressed)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenVenusMixed bathing (including lovers)
SOCIAL LIFE
Love
Practice of love or love-makingKissing and embracing
Music
Musical instrumentsStringPluckedLute
Musical instrumentsStringPluckedHarp
Musical instrumentsWind WoodOboe
Musical instrumentsPercussionDrum
Music-makingSingers
Bathing
Mixed bathing
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
German after Netherlandish
DATE
circa 1470
LOCATION
Berlin, Kupferstichkabinett → Cim. 105
Contact
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