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Five men (astronomers?) sitting around a table; Hermes flying in the sky, holding a caduceus and a scroll of paper; a city in the background. Engraving by M. van Somer, 1661.
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Five men (astronomers?) sitting around a table; Hermes flying in the sky, holding a caduceus and a scroll of paper; a city in the background. Engraving by M. van Somer, 1661., result 1 of 1

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Title
Five men (astronomers?) sitting around a table; Hermes flying in the sky, holding a caduceus and a scroll of paper; a city in the background. Engraving by M. van Somer, 1661.
Work Type
Title pages. Engravings.
Date
[1661]
Material
engraving ;
Measurements
image 13.9 x 12.8 cm
Description
1 print :
Bartsch was son-in-law of Johannes Kepler, who may be one of those depicted. From left, second figure is Albrecht Dürer (holding statuette), the fourth appears to be Jean Calvin and the fifth Martin Luther
Bartschii Planisphaerium stellatum ... Cum privileg.: S.C.M. ; M.V. Somr. sculpt.
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Source
Image and original data from Wellcome Collection
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V0049789.jpg
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