Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Deucalion and Pyrrha
Visiting the oracle of Themis
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac CapricornusWith planetsSaturn (domicile)
Constellations Zodiac AquariusWith planetsSaturn (domicile)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSaturnStanding → Devouring a child, or preparing to do so
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesSaturnDomicile (Capricorn and Aquarius)
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesCyclesSolis, Virgil (together with scenes from Ovid, Mid-16th century)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesPrints → Solis, Vigil (individual prints from several series that show planet children)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenSaturnPloughing
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenSaturnHarvest and other agricultural work (apart from ploughing and threshing)
SOCIAL LIFE
Professions and trades
AgriculturalPloughing
AgriculturalSowing
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Solis, Virgil, the elder (1514-1562) after Salomon, Bernard (born 1508 or 1510, died 1561) Figures inspired by Salomon's Ovid illustrations
DATE
mid 16th century
LOCATION
n/a
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
1
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Bartsch (IX.265.170)
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Hollstein German 64, p. 101, H. 417.II
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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