Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Saturn
Single figure Head not veiled, without wings, with scythe or sickle
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Time
Ages of the worldFour Golden
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsTurkey
Further details
This painting derives from Abraham Bloemaert's celebrated 'Golden Age', which exists in a drawing of 1603 (Frankfurt) and an engraving by Nicolaes de Bruyn of 1604
ARTIST/CREATOR
Borcht, Hendrik van der, the elder (born 1583, died 1651 or 1660) (attributed) after Bloemaert, Abraham (1566-1651)
DATE
1st half 17th century
LOCATION
London, Christie's (lot 135) (7 July 2010)
Rights and permissions
Image reproduced by kind permission of Christie's Ltd
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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