Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac AriesSingle figureWithout a ring around its body
Constellations Zodiac GeminiSingle figureNude
Constellations Zodiac CancerSingle figureResembling a lobster
Constellations Zodiac LibraSingle figurePair of scales
Constellations Zodiac SagittariusSingle figureAs a human archer
Constellations Zodiac CyclesPartial cycles
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSaturnStanding → Not eating children, holding a sickle or a scythe, on crutches
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualMarsStanding
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Death
Funerals and accompanying rituals Funerary processions
SOCIAL LIFE
Warfare
Soldiers InfantryPikemen and halberdiers
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
German
DATE
1532
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Practica auff diß M. D. vnnd XXXIII. Jar (VD16 ZV 30920), 19532
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
J. Schäfer, Zürich, cat. 7, no. 11
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RELATIONS
VD16
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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