Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Genius
Single figure With wings
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac LibraSingle figurePair of scales
Constellations Zodiac SagittariusSingle figureAs a centaur → With nude torso
Constellations Zodiac CyclesPartial cycles
Further details
Additional illustration for the Spanish version
ARTIST/CREATOR
Selma, Fernando (1752-1810) after Maella, Mariano Salvador de (1739-1819)
DATE
1785 - 1804
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Prints and Drawings)
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Buffon, Georges-Louis Leclerc, comte deHistoria natural (tr. José Clavijo y Fajardo), Madrid, 1785-1804
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RELATIONS
British Museum
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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