Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac TaurusWith planetsVenus (domicile)
Constellations Zodiac TaurusSingle figureBull whole
Constellations Zodiac GeminiSingle figureAs angels or putti
Constellations Zodiac Geminiwith planetsMercury (domicile)
Constellations Zodiac CancerSingle figureResembling a crab
Constellations Zodiac CancerWith planetsLuna (domicile)
Constellations Zodiac LeoSingle figure
Constellations Zodiac LeoWith planetsSol (domicile)
Constellations Zodiac VirgoSingle figureMiscellaneous
Constellations Zodiac VirgoWith planetsMercury (domicile)
Constellations Zodiac LibraSingle figurePair of scales
Constellations Zodiac LibraWith planetsVenus (domicile)
Constellations Zodiac SagittariusWith planetsJupiter (domicile)
Constellations Zodiac SagittariusSingle figureMiscellaneous
Constellations Zodiac PiscesSingle figureFish not attached
Constellations Zodiac PiscesWith planetsJupiter (domicile)
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualSolSeated
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualLunaLuna as a woman - not in a chariot → Holding a bow, arrows or a spear
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualLunaLuna as a woman - not in a chariot → Holding a horn and not a torch
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualJupiterSeated → without eagle or hawk, miscellaneous
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualVenusSeated → Not playing a musical instrument
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualMercurySeated
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesJupiterDomicile (Pisces and Sagittarius)
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesSolDomicile (Leo)
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesVenusDomicile (Taurus and Libra)
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesMercuryDomicile (Virgo and Gemini)
Planets Represented as planetary deities Dignities and debilitiesLunaDomicile (Cancer)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Jacob Jacob's dream of the ladder (Gen. 28:11-22)Jacob sees in his dream the angels ascending and descending the ladder (Gen. 28:12-15)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
German
DATE
2nd half 16th century
LOCATION
Unknown location
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Schilling Bequest
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
Contact
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