Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac CapricornusWith planetsSaturn (domicile)
Constellations Zodiac AquariusWith planetsSaturn (domicile)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSaturnIn chariot, pulled by dragons → devouring a child
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesSaturnDomicile (Capricorn and Aquarius)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesPrints → Harmen Jansz. Muller after Marten van Heemskerck (c1568)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenSaturnFeeding, keeping or slaughtering pigs
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenSaturnCripples, beggars and almsgiving
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenSaturnPrison and stocks
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenSaturnGallows, execution and suicide
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenSaturnThreshing
SOCIAL LIFE
Professions and trades
AgriculturalPloughing
AgriculturalThreshing
Professions concerned with foodButchersslaughtering pigs
Beggars and cripples
GroupsGroups of paupers and cripples
Justice and punishment
ExecutionHanging Gallows with one or more hanged persons
Prisoners
Punishment (non-capital)Stock
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Harmen Jansz. Muller (c1540-1617) after Heemskerck, Marten van (1498-1574) published by Joannes Galle
DATE
circa 1568
LOCATION
n/a
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
7
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
New Hollstein Heemskerck 2, p. 223, H. 552; New Hollstein Muller 1, p. 209, H. 111 (third state)
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RELATIONS
Rijksmuseum
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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