Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac TaurusWith planetsVenus (domicile)
Constellations Zodiac LibraWith planetsVenus (domicile)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualVenusStanding or walking → Holding a mirror and a branch
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesVenusDomicile (Taurus and Libra)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesPrints → Compost et Calendrier de Bergiers (Paris: Marchant, 1493)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenVenusLovers (standing or seated, dressed)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenVenusMixed bathing (including lovers)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenVenusMusic-making
SOCIAL LIFE
Love
The LoverFlirtation
Music
Musical instrumentsStringPluckedLute
Musical instrumentsWind WoodRecorder
Bathing
Mixed bathing
Further details
The images are labelled '1493', and the surrounding text shows that they cannot come from GW 5909, the other edition published in this year.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
1493
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Compost et kalendrier des bergiers (GW 5908), Paris (Marchant), 1493 (April), 5
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RELATIONS
Gesamtkatalog der Wiegendrucke
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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