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Emblems
Cycles (Emblem Books)Devises heroiques, Lyon (de Tournes and Gazeau), 1551
Emblems, imprese and devices - catalogue
BuildingsColumn
Further details
woodcut, attributed to Bernard Salomon (Sharratt 2005). Image also used in the 1557 edition. Representing the pillars of Hercules. 'Extra anni solisque via', quotation from Vergil, Aeneid 6.796. The corresponding emblem in 1557 edition has ‘Plus Ultra’ as its motto, symbol of Charles V (plus outre).
ARTIST/CREATOR
Lyon
DATE
1551
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Paradin, ClaudeDevises heroiques, Lyon (de Tournes and Gazeau), 1551, p. 22
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Le livre illustré à Lyon (1480-1600) - Equipex Biblissima
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RELATIONS
USTC
ONB
BML catalogue entry (1557 edition)
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