Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Saturn
MythsSaturn and his children Devouring a child (not being castrated)
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSaturnStanding → Devouring a child, or preparing to do so
Planets Represented as planetary deities CyclesCycles of sevenMultiple images - Prints → Collaert, Hans II, after Johannes Stradanus (after 1587)
Further details
inscription: Satvrnvs Caelo genitus Vestaque parente, Ex me prognatam deuoro Opis sobolem
ARTIST/CREATOR
Collaert, Jan the Younger (c1561-c1620) after Straet, Jan van der (Giovanni Stradano, Johannes Stradanus) (1523-1605)
DATE
circa 1587 after 1587
LOCATION
n/a
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
1
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
New Hollstein Collaert 6, p. 30, H. 1307.I; New Hollstein Stradanus 3, p. 94, H. 391.I
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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
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