Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Mars
With Venus The rising of the sun
Alectryon
Turned into a cock when he falls asleep as sentry for Mars and Venus
Further details
'Qui tra Venere e Mart'e' la battaglia - con piacevoli assalti, e non feroci - ch'Amor non gli consente tant'atroci, - come dur quei di Cesare in Tesaglia' (verse probably added by Vico)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Vico, Enea (1523-1567) after Caraglio, Giovanni Jacopo (born 1500-1505, died 1565)
DATE
1539 - 1567
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Prints and Drawings)
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RELATIONS
British Museum
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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