Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac CyclesMultiple imagesZodiac and planets → Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France, fr. 9219
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSolStanding
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualLunaLuna as a woman - not in a chariot → Holding a moon
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSaturnStanding → Not eating children, holding a sickle or a scythe, not on crutches
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualJupiterStanding → without eagle or hawk, miscellaneous
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualMarsFighting → With sword
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualVenusSwimming or bathing
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualMercuryStanding or walking → Miscellaneous
Planets Represented as planetary deities CyclesCycles of sevenIn a single image
Planets Represented as planetary deities CyclesCycles of sevenMultiple images - Manuscripts → Paris, Bibliothèque nationale, fr. 9219
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Encyclopaedic cycles
Matre Ermengaud, Breviari d'Amor CyclesParis, Bibliothèque Nationale, Fr. 9219 (MS B)
Matre Ermengaud, Breviari d'Amor Time Image 31: Planet deities and weekdays
Further details
Here, the labelling of the planets is incorrect, the planet corresponding to the label is the next planet counter-clockwise
ARTIST/CREATOR
Toulouse
DATE
1350 - 1370
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → fr. 9219, fol. 47v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ermengaud, MatfreBreviari d'Amor
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
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RELATIONS
Bibliothèque Nationale
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