Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Venus
Single figure With attributesMirror
Apollo
MythsApollo receiving the lyre from Mercury
Amor
Single figure With attributesObjectsBow and arrows
Various activitiesBlindfolded Single figure
Daphne
Apollo and Daphne Daphne transforming into a laurel tree Transformation including arms and legsMiscellaneous
LITERATURE
Ancient
LucianDe Mercede conductis potentium familiaribus
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Ages of Man
Old age
Virtues and Vices
Virtues TheologicalIndividualHope (Spes)
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Fortune (Fortuna) With attributesBall
Adulation (Adulatio)
Riches (Opulentia)
Deceit (Fallacia)
Servitude (Servitus)
Toil (Labor, Stento)
Insolence (Contumacia)
Despair (Desperatio)
Title pages
Title surrounded by appropriate emblems or allegories
Further details
used as a title-frame by Froben
ARTIST/CREATOR
Holbein, Ambrosius (c1494-c1520)
DATE
1519
LOCATION
n/a
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Jean Michel Massing, 'The illustrations of Lucian's Imago Vitae Aulicae', Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institute 50 (1987), pp. 214-219
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RELATIONS
British Museum (used for a different book)
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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