Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles ArateaMatteo Palmieri
Constellations Zodiac LibraSingle figurePair of scales
Constellations Zodiac ScorpioSingle figureAs scorpion (with claws, legs and a tail)
Constellations Zodiac SagittariusSingle figureAs a centaur → With nude torso
Constellations Southern hemisphereCanis Minor (Antecanis)
Constellations Southern hemisphereAraAs an altar
Constellations Southern hemisphereArgo (Navis)As a sailing shipWhole ship → Without sail
Constellations Southern hemisphereCentaurusWith game onlyOne piece of game
Constellations Southern hemisphereLepus
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Florentine
DATE
2nd half 15th century
LOCATION
Florence, Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana → Plut. 40, 53, fol. 45v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Palmieri, MatteoCittà di vita, 1455-1463
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
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RELATIONS
Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana (digitised version)
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