Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles PtolemyVariationsMilan, Museo d'Arte Antica (Camera di Griselda, from Roccabianca, 1458-1464)
Constellations Zodiac AquariusSingle figurePouring water from a single urn
Constellations Zodiac AquariusSingle figureWith fish
Constellations Southern hemisphereAraAs a brazier
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSaturnStanding → Not eating children, holding a sword or another weapon
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSaturnStanding → Miscellaneous
Geography
WeatherClouds
Further details
At top Ara, at the right and left Saturn (twice), at the bottom Aquarius
ARTIST/CREATOR
Lombard
DATE
1458 - 1464
LOCATION
Milan, Museo d'Arte Antica (Castello Sforzesco) (originally in the Rocca dei Rossi in Roccabianca (Parma))
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Kristen Lippincott, The Astrological Vault of the Camera di Griselda from Roccabianca, Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes 48 (1985), pp. 43-70
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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