Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Amor
Punishment of Amor Amor tried in court
LITERATURE
Modern
Petrarca, FrancescoTrionfiAdaptations
PORTRAITS
Professions and trades
Authors and philosophers ClassicalAesop
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
1 Kings (A.V. I Samuel)David Single figure
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Beauty (Decor, Pulchritudo)
Dignity (Dignitas)
Opulence (Opulentia)
Further details
Cupid tried by Dignitas (left), Opulentia (centre) and Pulchritudo (right), the names of the other personifications were illegible; King David and Aesop present as witnesses. The motif is a late adaptation of Petrarch's Triomphi
ARTIST/CREATOR
Tournai
DATE
2nd quarter 16th century
LOCATION
Hamburg, J. Hecht
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Heinrich Göbel, Wandteppiche 1: Die Niederlande, 2. Leipzig 1923
Acknowledgements
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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