Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Mars
Single figureSeated
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
The earthContinents FourAll in one imageMiscellaneous
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Daniel Daniel's vision of the four beasts (Dan. 7) The Four Beasts in one image (Dan. 7:3-8)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Virtues and Vices
VicesIndividual Envy (Invidia)Personifications
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Abundance (Abundantia)
Peace (Pax)
War (Bellum)
Further details
Mars surrounded by War, Envy, Peace and Abundance (inner ring), the Vision of the Four Beasts from Daniel, chapter 7 and the four continents (outer ring)
ARTIST/CREATOR
German perhaps by Caspar Enderlein
DATE
circa 1600
LOCATION
Nuremberg, Germanisches Nationalmuseum
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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