Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac AriesWith planetsMars (domicile)
Constellations Zodiac ScorpioWith planetsMars (domicile)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualMarsIn chariot → Pulled by horses
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesMarsDomicile (Aries and Scorpio)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesSaltwood, Collection Lord (Kenneth) Clark (later dispersed)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMarsSoldiers plundering goods
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMarsSmithing and metalwork
SOCIAL LIFE
Professions and trades
MetalworkersBlacksmiths
MetalworkersKnife sharpeners
MetalworkersSword polishers
Warfare
Miseries of warPillageof household goods
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Netherlandish with attribution to Jan van Hemessen and Lucas de Heere
DATE
2nd half 16th century
LOCATION
London, Michael and Steven Rich (formerly Saltwood, Collection Lord (Kenneth) Clark, in 1977 with Christopher Gibbs (London), in 2000 with Michael and Steven Rich)
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
3
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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