Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Arion
Arion rescued by the dolphin
LITERATURE
Modern
Milton, JohnParadise Lost
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Northern hemispherePleiadesMiscellaneous
Time
Times of the day Dawn
SOCIAL LIFE
Music
Musical instrumentsStringPluckedLyre
Further details
Book 7: 'First in his East the glorious Lamp was seen,/Regent of Day, and all th' Horizon round/Invested with bright Rayes, jocond to run/His Longitude through Heav'n's high rode: the gray/Dawn, and the Pleiades before him danc'd/Shedding sweet influence...'
ARTIST/CREATOR
Howard, Henry (1769-1847)
DATE
early 19th century
LOCATION
London, Christie's (Lot 117) (13 July 1965)
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Milton, JohnParadise Lost
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RELATIONS
Fitzwilliam Museum (probably the same drawing)
Rights and permissions
Image reproduced by kind permission of Christie's Ltd
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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