Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac LibraWith planetsVenus (domicile)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualVenusIn a chariot → Pulled by nothing
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesVenusDomicile (Taurus and Libra)
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesCyclesLadenspelder, Johann (fragmentary large series, Mid-16th century)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Fortune (Fortuna) With attributesBall
Further details
Venus with Libra only; with attributes of Fortuna
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ladenspelder, Johann (1515-c1580)
DATE
mid 16th century
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Prints and Drawings)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Hollstein German 20, p. 189, H. 63
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RELATIONS
British Museum
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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