Espiritualidade,Do Século 14,Adivinhação,Signos Do Zodíaco,Astrologia,Escorpião,Aquário,Leitura Das Mãos,British Library
Miniatures of the twelve Zodiac signs from the elaborately illuminated Hunterian Psalter, cca. 1170 England. This manuscript is a splendid example of Romanesque book art.
Citation: Frida Kahlo letter to Diego Rivera, 1940 . Emmy Lou Packard papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Pinner says..."The thistle and the rose - Detail from the Treaty of Perpetual Peace (1502) between England and Scotland which was cemented by the marriage of James IV of Scotland to Princess Margaret, Henry VII’s daughter. The borders of this document illustrate the thistle (James’ emblem), the Tudor rose and the marguerete representing Margaret."
Islamic Zodiac signs in the horoscope of Timurid Prince Iskandar - a beautiful example of Islamic art in the Middle Ages. Read our blogpost about the history and some intriguing details of the miniature. http://www.chartofthemoment.com/history-and-art/horoscope-of-iskandar-timurid-islamic-painting/ image credit: Wellcome Library http://wellcomeimages.org/indexplus/image/L0015229.html
Alchemical symbols in Kitab al-Aqalim by Abu 'l-Qasim al-'Iraqi inspired by Egyptian hieroglyphs in British Library in London, MS Add 25724
Signs of the Zodiac | Book of Hours | France, Paris | ca. 1425-1430 | The Morgan Library & Museum