Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Venus
Single figure With attributesTortoise
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Emblems
Cycles (Emblem Books)Perrière, Le théâtre des bons engins, Lyon (de Tournes), 1545
Emblems, imprese and devices - catalogue
Reptiles (including dragons)Tortoisewith Continence
Gods and MythsVenus
Further details
woodcut. Motto: 'Ce qu'est requis en la femme prudente.'
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
Le livre illustré à Lyon (1480-1600) - Equipex Biblissima
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RELATIONS
USTC
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London. Record created with the generous support of Equipex Biblissima
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