Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Venus
TriumphTerrestrial
Single figure Without attributes StandingMiscellaneousSemi draped → Drapery not knotted in front
Adonis
Single figure
Venus and Adonis Venus and Adonis togetherMiscellaneous
Venus and Adonis Death of Adonis (Venus not present)
Venus and Adonis Adonis hunting
Venus and Adonis Venus and Adonis not interacting
CyclesMiscellaneous
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Genealogy of Christ
Tree of JesseAdaptations
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Coats-of-Arms
EnglandFerrers (probably)
Further details
Heraldic achievement flanked by large figures of Venus and Adonis, the four small rleifs show (from top left, counter-clockwise): Venus in her chariot, Venus leaving her chariot to embrace Adonis, Adonis going on the hunt, death of Adonis
ARTIST/CREATOR
English
DATE
1st half 17th century
LOCATION
Tamworth, Tamworth House
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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