Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
RomePalazzo Rucellai-RuspoliGalleriaEast Side
GODS & MYTHS
Orion
Myths Death of Orion
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Southern hemisphereEridanusAs a reclining river god
Constellations Southern hemisphereLepus
Constellations Southern hemisphereOrionRelated MythsDeath of Orion (Hyginus, II, 26)
PORTRAITS
Statesmen and politicians
AncientMarcus Attilius Regulus
AncientLucius Lucullus
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Security (Securitas)
Further details
At the top the constellations Eridanus, Lepus and Orion, beneath M. Attilius and L. Lucullus, in the centre image of Securitas copied from a coin
ARTIST/CREATOR
Zucchi, Jacopo (born c1540, died 1589 or 1590)
DATE
circa 1586 - 1590
LOCATION
Rome, Palazzo Ruspoli (Rucellai)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Fritz Saxl, Antike Götter in der Spätrenaissance, Leipzig, Berlin 1927
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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