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MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Cycles PtolemyVariationsOxford, Bodleian Library, Can. Misc. 554, ff. 154r-174r
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualJupiterSeated → without eagle or hawk, as a king
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenCyclesOxford, Bodleian Library, Canon. misc. 554 (Padua, 1435)
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenJupiterScholars (apart from Geographers and Astronomers) or students
Planets Represented as planetary deities With planet childrenJupiterClergy or persons in prayer or doing good deeds
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
Devotions to the Virgin Mary Rosary Persons holding rosaries
SOCIAL LIFE
Authors, scholars and philosophers
Scholars
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paduan
DATE
1435
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Canon. Misc. 554, fol. 173v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Prosdocimo de' BeldomandiStellae fixae verificatae tempore Alphonsi (Almagest adaptation)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
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