Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Jupiter
TypesVeiovis (Veiuppiter; Vedius)
Myths Infancy Infant Jupiter with the goat Amalthea
Bacchus
AttributesBacchic symbols
Cycles
Cartari, Imagini de gli dei delli antichi, Venice 1571
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsGoat
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Honour (Honor)
Truth (Veritas)Miscellaneous
Fidelity (Fidelitas)
SOCIAL LIFE
Love
Marriage rites The ceremony Dextrarum iunctio
Further details
both images show Jupiter as Dius Fidius or Veiovis, as protector of fidelity; the right is copied after a tombstone in the Galleria Lapidaria of the Vatican
ARTIST/CREATOR
Zaltieri, Bolognino (active 16th century) after Porta, Giuseppe (Giuseppe Salviati) (c1520-c1575)
DATE
1571
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Cartari, VincenzoLe imagini de i dei de gli antichi, Venetia (Ziletti), 1580
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Phyllis L. Williams, Two Roman reliefs in Renaissance disguise, Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes 4 (1940-1941), pp. 47-66, p. 60 and pl. 12b
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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