Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Science, technology and medicine
MedicineDiagnosis and selection of treatmentUrinoscopy
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 cocks
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesMercuryDomicile (Virgo and Gemini)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesCologny, Fondation Bodmer (German tapestries, 1547-1549)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMercuryAstronomers and geographers
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMercuryPhysicians
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 childrenMercuryMerchants and harbours
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMercuryScribes and notaries
SOCIAL LIFE
Music
Musical instrumentsKeyboardOrgan
Markets and trade
Merchants
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
German after Pencz, Georg (c1500-1550)
DATE
1549
LOCATION
Cologny, Bibliotheca Bodmeriana (in 1962 for sale by Graf und Gräfin Pourtalès, Prien am Chiemsee)
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Cutting from Weltkunst, 15 December, 1962
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
Contact
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