Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
MantuaPalazzo TeCamera dei Venti
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
StarsNamed starsArcturus (Alramech - Alpha Bootis)
Decans and paranatellontaCyclesMantua, Palazzo Te, Camera dei Venti (Giulio Romano, 1527-1528)
Decans and paranatellontaParanatellonta, by zodiac sign and decan SagittariusMiscellaneous
SOCIAL LIFE
Professions and trades
Custodians
Further details
Arcturus, in the fifth degree of Sagittarius, produces trusted keepers of royal buildings, Firmicus, Mathesis, VIII, 14, 1)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Giulio Romano (Giulio Pippi) (c1499-1546)
DATE
1527 - 1528
LOCATION
Mantua, Palazzo Te, Camera dei venti
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
13
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Ernst Gombrich, The Sala dei Venti in the Palazzo del Te, in: Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institute 13 (1950), pp. 189-201, p. 193
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
Contact
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