Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Diana
TypesDiana Luna
Somnus
The House of Sleep without Iris
Cycles
Marolles, Michel de, Tableaux du Temple des Muses (1655)
LITERATURE
Ancient
HomerOdyssey Book XIX: Ulysses speaks incognito with Penelope and is recognised by Eurycleavv. 560-569: Penelope, discussing her dreams, speaks of the origins of meaningful and meaningless dreams
Modern
Marolles, Michel deTableaux du Temple des Muses, Paris, 1655
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Divination and prophecy
DreamingMiscellaneous
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsElephantMiscellaneous
AnimalsOx
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Sleep
Dreams
Further details
The meaningless dreams come through a gate of ivory, the meaningfull dreams through a gate of horn
ARTIST/CREATOR
Marolles, Michel de (1600-1681)
DATE
1655
LOCATION
London, Warburg Institute
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Marolles, Michel deTableaux du Temple des Muses, Paris, 1655, plate 58
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