Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Bellerophon
Myths Bellerophon fights the Chimaera On Pegasus
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
Fabulous animalsChimaera
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Arts
Artes Liberales TriviumRhetorica
Emblems
Cycles (Emblem Books)Bocchi, Symbolicarum quaestionum de universo genere, 1555
Further details
Book V, Symbol CXXXVII: Ars rhetor. triplex movet, iuvat, docet, sed praepotens est veritas divinitus. Sic monstra vitior. domat prudentia; based on a medal of Lucius Verus, see Seb. Erizzo, Discorso sopra le Medaglie, Venice 1554
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bonasone, Giulio (born c1510, died after 1576)
DATE
1555
LOCATION
London, Warburg Institute
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Bocchi, AchilleSymbolicarum quaestionum, de universo genere, quas serio ludebat, libri quinque, Bologna, 1574, p. 314
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Bartsch (XV.166.314)
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