Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Ganymede
Rape of GanymedeJupiter disguised as an eagle Ganymede in the air
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Emblems
Cycles (Emblem Books)Bocchi, Symbolicarum quaestionum de uniuerso genere, 1555a
Further details
Book III, Symbol LXXVII: SCVLPTORIS IAM NVNC GANYMEDEM CERNE LEOCRAE PACATI EMBLEMA HOC CORPORIS, ATQUE ANIMI EST
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bonasone, Giulio (born c1510, died after 1576)
DATE
1555
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Bocchi, AchilleSymbolicarum quaestionum de uniuerso genere quas serio ludebat libri quinque, Bologna, 1555, p. 162
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Bartsch (XV.163.256)
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RELATIONS
complete digital copy of illustrated text (external website)
British Museum
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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