Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Mercury
TypesDog-Headed
Single figure StandingPost-classical
Bacchus
Single figure Adult, beardless StandingHolding cup, bowl, or jug
Pluto
With other figuresMiscellaneous
Vulcan
Single Figure Without hammer
Cycles
Montecassino, Biblioteca Abbaziale, Cod. Casin. 132 (Rabanus Maurus, 1023)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Encyclopaedic cycles
Rabanus Maurus, De Rerum NaturisCyclesMontecassino, Biblioteca Abbaziale, Casin. 132 (1023)
Further details
From book 15, chapter 6, 'De diis gentium'
ARTIST/CREATOR
Italian
DATE
1023
LOCATION
Montecassino, Biblioteca Abbaziale → casin. 132, p. 386
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Rabanus MaurusDe rerum naturis
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
E. Panofsky and F. Saxl, Classical mythology in mediaeval art, Metropolitan Museum studies. Vol. 4,2. 1933, fig. 37; Jean Seznec, La survivance des dieux antiques, London 1940, pp. 116 and fig. 65
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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