Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Science, technology and medicine
TechnologyClocks, waterclocks, sundialsClocks
Astronomy and astrology
Astronomers and astrologers
Constellations Zodiac Geminiwith planetsMercury (domicile)
Constellations Zodiac VirgoWith planetsMercury (domicile)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualMercuryIn chariot → Pulled by birds but not by cocks
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesMercuryDomicile (Virgo and Gemini)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesPrints → Baldini, Baccio (attributed) (first series, c1464)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMercuryAstronomers and geographers
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMercuryScholars (other than Geographers, Astronomers, Physicians or Alchemists)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMercuryPainters, sculptors and goldsmiths
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMercuryClocks and Clockmakers
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMercuryOrganists and organ builders
SOCIAL LIFE
Professions and trades
AgriculturalHarvestingGrass
Music
Musical instrumentsKeyboardOrgan
Art
Artist's studioSculptorWithout live model
Artist's studioGoldsmith
Artists at workMural painting
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Baldini, Baccio (c1436-1487) (attributed)
DATE
circa 1464
LOCATION
n/a
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
6
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Arthur Mayger Hind, Early Italian Engraving, a critical catalogue, London 1938-1948, A.III.6a.I
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RELATIONS
British Museum
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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