Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Venus
Allegories Venus Frigida (Sine Cerere et Baccho friget Venus) Venus not freezingWith Bacchus and Ceres
River gods
with other figures
Bellona
With other personifications
HISTORY
Modern
Ottoman empire War against the Turk (general)
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
Topography Topographical personifications CountriesHungary
Topography Topographical personifications CitiesItalyRome
The earthRivers Save
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Fame (Fama) Miscellaneous
Further details
Allegory of the war against the Turk. The river-god probably stands for the river Save, the figure in the foreground is interpreted as personification of Rome or of Hungary, she is surrounded by Venus, Bacchus and Ceres
ARTIST/CREATOR
Spranger, Bartholomäus (1546-1611)
DATE
1592
LOCATION
Vienna, Kunsthistorisches Museum (inv. GG 1125)
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RELATIONS
Kunsthistorisches Museum
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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