Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac LeoWith planetsSol (domicile)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSolIn chariot drawn by horses → Seen from the side
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesSolDomicile (Leo)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesPrints → Sadeler, Jan I, after Maarten de Vos (1585), anonymous copies after this series
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenSolKingship (rulers, coronations, triumphs)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
The Church
Appointment of clergy (apart from Ordinations)Election and coronation of a Pope Coronation
SOCIAL LIFE
Hunting
Hunting by quarryBirds (general)With falconsPeople holding falcons
Warfare
Captives
Kingship
CoronationGeneric
Further details
This impression has no reference to Sadeler as engraver, and details suggest that it is an (albeit extremely faithful) copy after his print after de Vos
ARTIST/CREATOR
Flemish after Vos, Maarten de (1532-1603)
DATE
late 16th century - 17th century
LOCATION
n/a
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
4
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
New Hollstein Maarten de Vos, p. 275, H. 1381, perhaps copy b
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RELATIONS
British Museum (original)
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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