Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualLunaLuna as a woman - not in a chariot → Holding nothing
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSaturnRiding → A bull
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualMarsStanding
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualVenusStanding or walking → Holding a bow or arrows
Planets Represented as planetary deities CyclesPlanets (normally 2-3) on title-pages of Prognostics
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Speyer
DATE
1527
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Virdung, JohannesPractica deutsch ... vff das M.cccc.xxviij. jare (VD16 V 1286), Speyer (Nolt), 1527
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RELATIONS
VD16
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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