Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac TaurusWith planetsVenus (domicile)
Constellations Zodiac LibraWith planetsVenus (domicile)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualVenusIn a chariot → Pulled by doves or other birds that do not resemble swans
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesVenusDomicile (Taurus and Libra)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesPrints → Baldini, Baccio (attributed) (first series, c1464)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenVenusLovers (standing or seated, dressed)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenVenusMixed bathing (including lovers)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenVenusDancing
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenVenusMusic-making
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenVenusCrowning of men by lover
SOCIAL LIFE
Love
The LoverLady crowning her gentleman
The LoverSerenading
Music
Musical instrumentsStringPluckedLute
Musical instrumentsPercussionTambourine
Bathing
Mixed bathing
Dance
Groups
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Baldini, Baccio (c1436-1487) (attributed)
DATE
circa 1464
LOCATION
n/a
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
5
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Arthur Mayger Hind, Early Italian Engraving, a critical catalogue, London 1938-1948, A.III.5a
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RELATIONS
British Museum
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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