Iconography
ANTIQUITIES
Sketchbooks
Census of Antique Art known to the RenaissanceEscorialCodex Escurialensis
GODS & MYTHS
Venus
Census of Antique Art known to the Renaissance Known prototypesStatuesRome, Villa Borghese (Venus or the nymph Amymone, or other Sea Goddess)
Single figure With attributesDolphinVenus or the nymph Amymone or other Sea Goddess
Amymone
Single Figure
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsFish, shellfish, and other marine creaturesDolphin
Further details
cf. the drawing of the same statue by Melchior Lorck; see Phyllis Bober and Ruth Rubinstein, Renaissance Artists and Antique Sculpture, London 2010, no. 63a
ARTIST/CREATOR
Anonymus Escurialensis (active 1506-1508)
DATE
circa 1506 - 1508
LOCATION
San Lorenzo del Escorial, Monastery of San Lorenzo del Escorial → 28. II. 12, fol. 54v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Codex Escurialensis
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RELATIONS
Census database
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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