CELLARIUS, Andreas (1596-1665). Atlas Coelestis
CELLARIUS, Andreas (1596-1665). Atlas Coelestis seu Harmonia Macrocosmica. 1661. Fol 24. 'Hemisphaerium stellatum boreale antiquum'. Representation of the Northern Hemisphere. Printed in Amsterdam by Johannes Janssonius. Early Modern Era. Engraving. SPAIN. CATALONIA. Barcelona. Biblioteca de Catalunya (National Library of Catalonia).
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The Jungman Sisters as Gemini
Teresa (Baby) Jungman and her sister Zita, posing as the Gemini sign of the Zodiac. The costumes were part of a 'The Signs of the Zodiac' pageant organised by Mrs Robin D'Erlanger at the Park Lane Hotel on 7 December 1927 in aid of St. John's Hospital, Lewisham. Date: 1927
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Floor mosaic. About 200 AD. Aion, god of Eternity, surrounde
Floor mosaic. About 200 AD From a Roman villa near Sentium (Sassferrato) in the Marches. Aion, god of Eternity, surrounded by a zodiac wheel, the seated earth mother Tellus, the personifications of the four seasons as well as the sprounting foliage of the trees point to the beneficial change of the seasons. Glyptothek. Munich. Germany.
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