TITLE

Aries, Taurus, and Gemini in Raphael's Sacrifice at Lystra

AUTHOR(S)
Lewine, Carol F.
PUB. DATE
June 1990
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Jun90, Vol. 72 Issue 2, p271
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the zodiacal signs, Aries, Taurus and Gemini in Raphael's design for the Sacrifica at Lystra, one of the tapestries commissioned in the year 1515 by Pope Leo X Medici, for the Sistine Chapel of the Vatican Palace. Evidence from Classical texts and astrological treatises in the Renaissance; References to Medici art.
ACCESSION #
9611020004

 

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