Iconography
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Emblems
Cycles (Emblem Books)Perrière, Le théâtre des bons engins, Lyon (de Tournes), 1545
Emblems, imprese and devices - catalogue
Human Figure (entire)Headless woman
Further details
woodcut. Motto: 'Difficile est de veoir femme sans teste.' See G. P. Corrington, “The ‘Headless Woman’: Paul and the Language of the Body in 1 Cor. 11:2-16”, Perspectives in Religious Studies, 18 (1991), pp. 223-31.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Lyon
DATE
1545
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Perrière, Guillaume de la Le théâtre des bons engins , auquel sont contenuz cent emblèmes moraulx, composé par Guillaume de La Perrière, Lyon (de Tournes), 1545
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
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