Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
AllegoriesMiscellaneous
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Death
Allegories Miscellaneous
Emblems
Cycles (Emblem Books)Bocchi, Symbolicarum quaestionum de uniuerso genere, 1555a
SOCIAL LIFE
Professions and trades
BuildersBuilding ToolsPlumb-line
Domestic life
Domestic objectsLamp
Further details
Preliminary drawing for Achille Bocchi: Symbolicarum quaestionum ... libri quinque, Bologna 1555, lib. V, p. 324, symb. CXL (Mors norma vitae est optima), displayed with a burning and an extinguished lamp and a plumb-line between them)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bonasone, Giulio (born c1510, died after 1576)
DATE
1555
LOCATION
London, Sotheby's (lot. 23 (no. 63)) (13 July 1972)
Find out more
RELATIONS
Archive.org
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