Iconography
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Emblems
Cycles (Emblem Books)Perrière, Le théâtre des bons engins, Lyon (de Tournes), 1545
Emblems, imprese and devices - catalogue
Professions and other human activitiesPlayingChess
Tools for music, arts, sport and playingChessboard
Further details
woodcut. 'Nous serons veus tous esgaulx en la fin'. For the concept of 'egalité après la mort' see also the emblem 'Mors sceptra ligonibus aequans' (Roville, 1561), p. 253.
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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