Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Neptune
Single figure Seated
AttributesTrident
AttributesDolphinSmall dolphin held in hand
MAGIC & SCIENCE
The Elements
IndividualAir
IndividualWater
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Creation Several scenes from the Creation in one image
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Encyclopaedic cycles
Herrad of Hohenbourg, Hortus Deliciarum (1149-1195)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
German
DATE
1149 - 1195
LOCATION
Destroyed (in 1870 in a fire in Strasbourg library)
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Herrad of HohenbourgHortus Deliciarum, fol. 8r
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Herrad of Hohenbourg, Hortus Deliciarum: Reconstruction, eds. Rosalie Green, Michael Evans, Christine Bischoff and Michael Curschmann, London, The Warburg Institute, 1979, p. 13, pl. 3
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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