Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Astronomers and astrologers
Constellations Zodiac VirgoWith planetsMercury (domicile)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualMercuryIn chariot → Pulled by cocks
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesMercuryDomicile (Virgo and Gemini)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesPrints → Solis, Virgil (Mid-16th century)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMercuryAstronomers and geographers
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMercuryScribes and notaries
SOCIAL LIFE
Authors, scholars and philosophers
Scribes
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Solis, Virgil, the elder (1514-1562)
DATE
mid 16th century
LOCATION
n/a
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
6
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Bartsch (IX.265.168)
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Hollstein German 64, p. 95, H. 408
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RELATIONS
British Museum
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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