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GESTURES & EXPRESSION
Beating
Collecting in apron
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Divination and prophecy
Palmistry Cycles Hartlieb, Kunst Ciromantia (1485-1495)
SOCIAL LIFE
Justice and punishment
ExecutionHanging Gallows with one or more hanged persons
Popular imagery
Domination by women
Further details
The image may be an explanation of the text above that discusses different shapes lf the 'life line' and their meaning - the symbols in the circles suggest an additional astrological significance, but the system is too mutilated to be understood
ARTIST/CREATOR
Augsburg
DATE
circa 1485 - 1495
LOCATION
Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek → Xylogr. 35, fol. 2r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Hartlieb, JohannDie Kunst Ciromantia (second state), Augsburg (Schapf), s.a. (1485-1495)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Johann Hartlieb, Die Kunst Ciromantia, facsimile, ed. Ernst Weil, Munich 1923 (source of photo)
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library-record of illustrated text
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek (digitised version)
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