Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
FlorencePalazzo della Gherardesca (Scala)CourtyardIllustration of Apologue 29 (Victoria)
GODS & MYTHS
Victory
Allegories
Various activitiesDriving a chariot
Amoretti
With animalsBull
LITERATURE
Modern
Scala, BartolomeoApologi
RITUAL
Sacrifice
Animals Bull
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Virtues and Vices
VicesIndividual Envy (Invidia)Personifications
Further details
Apologue 29: Victoria. Invidia trying to stop the triumph, Avaritia, Cupiditas, Libido and Crudelitas bound behind the chart
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bertoldo di Giovanni (c1420-1491)
DATE
circa 1479
LOCATION
Florence, Palazzo della Gherardesca (Scala)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Parronchi, Alessandro, The language of Humanism and the language of sculpture. Bertoldo as Illustrator of the Apologi of Bartolomeo Scala, Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes 27 (1964), pp. 108-136, p. 119, 127, 129, pl. 21
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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