Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Science, technology and medicine
TechnologyClocks, waterclocks, sundialsClocks
Astronomy and astrology
Astronomers and astrologers
Constellations Zodiac Geminiwith planetsMercury (domicile)
Constellations Zodiac VirgoWith planetsMercury (domicile)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualMercuryIn chariot → Pulled by griffins
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesMercuryDomicile (Virgo and Gemini)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMercuryAstronomers and geographers
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMercuryPainters, sculptors and goldsmiths
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMercuryClocks and Clockmakers
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMercuryOrganists and organ builders
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMercuryScribes and notaries
SOCIAL LIFE
Music
Musical instrumentsKeyboardOrgan
Art
Artist's studioGoldsmith
Authors, scholars and philosophers
Scribes
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Breu, Jörg the Elder (c1475-1537) (after)
DATE
circa 1515
LOCATION
Berlin, Kupferstichkabinett (KdZ 4326 or 4779 (one is either an authentic work by Breu or a copy, the other is clearly a copy))
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Schilling Bequest
DESCRIPTION
no. 2, box 36, neg. 1062-1070
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk