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Re: Biblical virtues and lights in the sky

Mantegna's Minerva Expelling the Vices from the Garden of Virtue (aka Triumph of the Virtues, aka Combat of Love and Chastity), which was the subject of the thread to which he posted a link, is now available here https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Minerve_chassant_les_Vices_du_jardin_des_Vertus,_Mantegna_(Louvre_INV_371)_02.jpg ...

Re: Pratesi on birthtrays, cassoni, Petr. mss. & parades (now 2)

... enough, in books of hours at least. Regarding Marziano's deck of the gods, I expect they would have been something like the 7 planets in the Mantegna sequence, but without the writing on the bottom and with the departures suggested by Marziano, e.g. in the case of Jupiter, the four stars ...

Re: Pratesi on birthtrays, cassoni, Petr. mss. & parades (now 2)

... stories I have seen on so many paintings, the religious concepts in tarocchi seem darker and different in tone. Death, the Devil, and bodies ... at systematically yet. About "Caritas" sorry -- it is the Tarocchi de Mantegna caritas I was thinking of. I was getting a bit goofy writing that ...

Re: Pratesi on birthtrays, cassoni, Petr. mss. & parades (now 2)

... who capitalize "Tarot" for no very good reason). I will say "tarot" or "tarocchi" from now on, and make my Ts keep their heads down. To answer your ... Item: Last Judgement. Compare these with the religious concepts in the Mantegna Tarocchi and you can see how much more humanist the latter is. ...

Re: Pratesi on birthtrays, cassoni, Petr. mss. & parades (now 2)

... each, the first painting with a mythological theme is Leda and the Swan, by Ghirlandaio born 1449. Now that I know what to look for, I know that Mantegna is a likely early one, and indeed he painted Minerva Expelling the Vices from the Garden of Virtue (although even that is not a myth). 50 years ...

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