Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Venus
Myths Birth (Venus Anadyomene) Not squeezing her hair dry
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Planets Represented as planetary deities IndividualVenusSwimming or bathing
Planets Represented as planetary deities CyclesCycles of sevenMultiple images - Manuscripts → London, British Library, Royal 19 C I
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Encyclopaedic cycles
Matre Ermengaud, Breviari d'Amor CyclesLondon, British Library, Royal 19 C I (MS L)
Matre Ermengaud, Breviari d'Amor The Cosmos Image 18: Planets: Venus
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Southern France
DATE
early 14th century
LOCATION
London, British Library → Royal 19 C I, fol. 41v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ermengaud, MatfreBreviari d'Amor
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Jean Seznec, La survivance des dieux antiques, London 1940, pl. xxvii, 58
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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