Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
MantuaPalazzo TeCamera dei Venti
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Northern hemisphereCoronaInfluence of Corona
Decans and paranatellontaCyclesMantua, Palazzo Te, Camera dei Venti (Giulio Romano, 1527-1528)
Decans and paranatellontaParanatellonta, by zodiac sign and decan VirgoMiscellaneous
SOCIAL LIFE
Pastimes
Plucking flowers
Further details
Corona, in the fifth degree of Virgo, produces those loving flowers and ointments (Firmicus, Mathesis, VIII, 11, 1)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Giulio Romano (Giulio Pippi) (c1499-1546)
DATE
1527 - 1528
LOCATION
Mantua, Palazzo Te, Camera dei venti
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
8
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. 192
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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