Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSaturnStanding → Not eating children, holding a sickle or a scythe, on crutches
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualVenusStanding or walking → Holding a bow or arrows
Planets Represented as planetary deities CyclesCycles of sevenIn a single image
Planets Represented as planetary deities CyclesPlanets (normally 2-3) on title-pages of Prognostics
Planets Represented as planetary deities Eclipses and conjunctions between planetsEclipses of the Sun1491
Further details
Sun in Taurus stands for the solar eclipse on May 8, 1491
ARTIST/CREATOR
Leipzig
DATE
1490 - 1491
LOCATION
n/a
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
VE15 A-349; Paul Heitz and Konrad Haebler, Hundert Kalender-Inkunabeln, Stra├čburg 1905, no. 68
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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