Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac Geminiwith planetsMercury (domicile)
Constellations Zodiac VirgoWith planetsMercury (domicile)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualMercuryStanding or walking → Holding two intertwined serpents or a purse or both
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesMercuryDomicile (Virgo and Gemini)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesPrints → German Block-Book, third edition (c1470-1475, Graz, Landesbibliothek)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMercuryPainters, sculptors and goldsmiths
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMercuryOrganists and organ builders
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMercuryScribes and notaries
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMercuryPersons sharing a meal
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMercuryCraftsmen (other than painters, sculptors and goldsmiths)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
German
DATE
1470 - 1475
LOCATION
Graz, Steiermärkische Landesbibliothek
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
6
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
DESCRIPTION
Schlagwort Planeten
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