Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Netherlands
AmsterdamKoninklijk Paleis (Stadhuis)Galleries
GODS & MYTHS
Saturn
MythsSaturn and his children Devouring a child (not being castrated)
Janus
Single figure Heads and busts Miscellaneous
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSaturnStanding → Devouring a child, or preparing to do so
Planets Represented as planetary deities CyclesCycles of sevenMultiple images - Sculpture → Amsterdam, Stadhuis, Galleries (Artus Quellinus, Mid-17th century)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesAmsterdam, Stadhuis, Galleries (Artus Quellinus, Mid-17th century, only some with 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
Further details
Beneath him the attributes of the farmers, Saturn's children
ARTIST/CREATOR
Quellinus, Artus (1609-1668)
DATE
mid 17th century
LOCATION
Amsterdam, Koninklijk Paleis (Stadhuis)
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
1
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Katharine Fremantle, The baroque Town Hall of Amsterdam, Utrecht 1959, p. 46
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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