Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles PtolemyKing AlfonsoLos Angeles, J. Paul Getty Museum, Ludwig XII.7, ff. 1-6 (olim Kew, Collection Sir S. Cockerell)
Constellations Zodiac PiscesSingle figureFish attached mouth-to-mouth
Constellations Southern hemisphereCanis Minor (Antecanis)
Constellations Southern hemisphereCanis MaiorConstellation
Constellations Southern hemisphereCetusAs a fish
Constellations Southern hemisphereEridanusAs a meandering river
Constellations Southern hemisphereLepus
Constellations Southern hemisphereOrionSingle figure
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
English
DATE
circa 1400
LOCATION
Los Angeles, J. Paul Getty Museum → Ludwig XII. 7, fol. 5r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Constellation cycle derived from Alfonso X of Castile, Libros del saber de astronomia
Contact
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