Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac AriesWith planetsMars (domicile)
Constellations Zodiac ScorpioWith planetsMars (domicile)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualMarsIn chariot → Pulled by dogs or wolves
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesMarsDomicile (Aries and Scorpio)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesPrints → Pencz, Georg (1531, formerly attributed to Sebald Beham, fifth state)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMarsSoldiers driving away cattle
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMarsSoldiers raping women
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMarsSoldiers plundering goods
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMarsHighwaymen and Robbery
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenMarsSoldiers burning down houses
SOCIAL LIFE
Professions and trades
Nefarious professionsRobbers
Warfare
Miseries of warPillageof cattle
Miseries of warPillageof household goods
Miseries of warRape
Miseries of warArson
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Pencz, Georg (c1500-1550) formerly attributed to Sebald Beham
DATE
1531
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Prints and Drawings)
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
3
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Gustav Pauli, Hans Sebald Beham, Strassburg 1901, p. 375, P. 906 (Fifth state); Hollstein German 31, p. 191, H. 91
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RELATIONS
British Museum
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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