Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Ceres
Single figure Without torch, without cornucopia
LITERATURE
Modern
Pizan, Christine deEpistre Othéa CyclesLondon, British Library, Harley MS 4431 (early 15th century)
Pizan, Christine deEpistre Othéa cap. 24 (Ceres)
Further details
Ceres as example of generosity compared to the Son of God. The 2nd article of creed as spoken by St. John (cf Add. 35,320. Symbols of the Creed. St Andrew)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Master of the Cité des Dames (active c1405-1415) and Master of the Duke of Bedford (active c1405-1465)
DATE
1410 - 1414
LOCATION
London, British Library → Harley MS 4431, fol. 107v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Pizan, Christine de'Collected works' ('The Book of the Queen'), vol.I
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
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RELATIONS
British Library (digitised version)
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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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