Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Venus
Census of Antique Art known to the Renaissance Known prototypesStatuesNaples, Museo Archeologico Nazionale (Venus of Aphrodisias)
Single figure With attributesRobe with mythological scenes
Single figure With attributesGoat
Graces
Alone In 'Siena Group' pose (naked, central figure with back to viewer)
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Planets Represented as planetary deities CyclesLuminaries (Sol and Luna)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Italian
DATE
1688
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Menestrier, ClaudeSymbolica Dianæ Ephesiæ statua, Rome, 1688, p. 57
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RELATIONS
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Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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