Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Venus
With Amor AllegoriesAmor turning the Wheel of the Seasons
Allegories Venus holding the Wheel of the Seasons
Jupiter
Single figure Seated Miscellaneous
Nymphs
TypesNaiads
LITERATURE
Modern
Martianus CapellaDe nuptiis Philologiae et MercuriiCyclesQuedlinburg tapestry (ca 1200)
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Time
Seasons Individual Spring
Seasons The wheel of the seasons
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Virtues and Vices
Virtues CardinalIndividualFortitudeSingle figure
Virtues CardinalIndividualPrudenceSingle figure
Virtues CardinalIndividualTemperanceSingle figure
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Piety (Pietas)
Priesthood (Sacerdotium)
Empire (Imperium)
Allegorical cycles
Quedlinburg tapestry of Martianus Capella's De nuptiis Philologiae et Mercurii (1200)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Quedlinburg
DATE
circa 1200
LOCATION
Quedlinburg, Schloßmuseum
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Betty Kurth, Die deutschen Bildteppiche, VI, pp. 56 ff., fig. 26; Henrike von Schuckmann, Die Quedlinburger und Halberstädter Knüpffragmente, Magdeburg 2014
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk