(photo on external web page)
Iconography
LITERATURE
Modern
Boner, UlrichDer Edelstein CyclesMunich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Cgm 3974 (Bavaria or Austria, second half 15th century, Class III)
Boner, UlrichDer Edelstein Fable 10: The Sun's Wedding (freely after Phaedrus, I, 6, Perry 314)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Austrian or Bavaria
DATE
2nd quarter 15th century
LOCATION
Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek → Cgm 3974, fol. 132v
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
The connection of this scene to the narrative of the earth complaining about the excessive heat, should the sun marry and bring forth children, is not clear
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, used with kind permission of the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek M√ľnchen (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)
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