Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac LeoWith planetsSol (domicile)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSolRiding
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesSolDomicile (Leo)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesGermany, Private Collection (Housebook, formerly Wolfegg, Counts Waldburg-Wolfegg)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenSolSport (especially Fencing, wrestling, stone-strowing)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenSolReligion (especially prayer, clerics)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenSolMusic (especially harp-playing)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Miscellaneous
Praying Person in prayerbefore altar
Catechism (Creed, Pater noster, Sacraments, Works of Mercy etc)
Works of Penance Almsgiving
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Encyclopaedic cycles
Vernacular Miscellanea ('Hausbuch')Germany, Private Collection (formerly Wolfegg, Counts Waldburg-Wolfegg, Housebook Master, c1482)
SOCIAL LIFE
Sports
Wrestling Miscellaneous
Stone throwing
Fencingwith sticks
Hunting
Hunting by quarryBirds (general)With falconsPeople holding falcons
Love
Practice of love or love-makingKissing and embracing
Music
Musical instrumentsWind BrassTrumpet
Eating and drinking
Banquet Outdoors
Fools, Buffoons, Clowns, Jesters
Fools
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Master of the Housebook (active c1470-1500)
DATE
circa 1482 formerly Wolfegg, Counts Waldburg-Wolfegg
LOCATION
Germany, Private collection
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
fol. 14r
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Das Mittelalterliche Hausbuch, edd. Helmuth Th. Bossert and Willy F. Storck, Leipzig 1912, pl. 12 (source of photograph)
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
Contact
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