Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac CancerWith planetsLuna (domicile)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualLunaLuna as a woman - not in a chariot → Holding a torch and a horn
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesLunaDomicile (Cancer)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesPrints → German Block-Book, Chiro-Xylographic edition (c1480, Berlin, Kupferstichkabinett)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenLunaFishing
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenLunaBathing
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenLunaCatching birds
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenLunaMills and transport of corn
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenLunaConjurer
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsMonkeyWith humans
SOCIAL LIFE
Hunting
Hunting by quarryBirds (general)With traps
Professions and trades
Professions concerned with food and drinkMillers Watermills
Professions concerned with food and drinkMillers Transport to and from the mill
Fools, Buffoons, Clowns, Jesters
ConjurersCup and Ball
Bathing
Bathers in a river, lake or the sea
Fishing
Fishing with nets
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
German after Netherlandish
DATE
circa 1470
LOCATION
Berlin, Kupferstichkabinett → Cim. 107
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Friedrich Lippmann, Die Sieben Planeten, Berlin 1895
Contact
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