Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac LibraSingle figurePair of scales
Constellations Zodiac LibraEffects of Libra
Geography
WeatherRain
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Passion Betrayal and arrest of Christ Without Malchus's ear
SOCIAL LIFE
Pastimes
Fighting
News, communication, travelling
Messengers
Further details
The effects of Libra include the Betrayal of Christ, a ruler sending out a messenger (not recommended), two persons fighting (because friendship made under the influence of Libra will not last), a man adressing his irascible superior (not recommended) and perhaps a scene of beating
ARTIST/CREATOR
Swabian
DATE
mid 15th century - 2nd half 15th century
LOCATION
United States of America, Private collection (formerly Ulm, Schermarsche Bibliothek, Med. 8, disappeared from there under dubious circumstances after Word War II)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Anton Hauber, die Planetenkinderbilder und Sternbilder, Stra├čburg 1916, p. 19 and pl. VI
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
Contact
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