Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Apollo
With other figuresDiana
AttributesMusical instrument Lyre
Diana
Single figure Diana of Ephesus Allegories of NatureContrasted with Art
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Science, technology and medicine
ScienceAllegories of Science
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Arts
Artes LiberalesSupplementary ArtesPoesia
SOCIAL LIFE
Music
Musical instrumentsStringPluckedLyre
Further details
Poetry unveils the secrets of nature; more elaborate version of the composition designed by Thorvaldsen for the Ideen zu einer Geographie der Pflanzen, Tübingen 1807
ARTIST/CREATOR
German
DATE
1807
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Humboldt, Alexander von; Bonpland, AiméAl. von Humboldt und Aimé Bonpland's Reise, 1807
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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