Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Venus
Single figure With attributesShellMiscellaneous
Single figure With attributesRoses (or Flowers)
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac TaurusWith planetsVenus (domicile)
Constellations Zodiac LibraWith planetsVenus (domicile)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualVenusStanding or walking → Holding nothing
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesVenusDomicile (Taurus and Libra)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesPrints → Passe, Crispijn van de (1589)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenVenusLovers (standing or seated, dressed)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenVenusMusic-making
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenVenusSymbols or Allegories of love
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Emblems, imprese and devices - catalogue
HeartNot WingedBurning
SOCIAL LIFE
Love
Symbolism of love Miscellaneous
The LoverFlirtation
The LoverSerenading
Practice of love or love-makingKissing and embracing
Music
Musical instrumentsStringPluckedLute
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Passe, Crispijn van de, the Elder (c1565-1637)
DATE
1589
LOCATION
n/a
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
5
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Hollstein Dutch 15, p. 196, H. 549
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RELATIONS
British Museum
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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