Ptolemy Ptolémée

Ptolemaeus

2nd Century A.D. - IIe siècle après J.C.

Iconography of Ptolemy's Portrait
Iconographie du portrait de Ptolémée

1508 B. De Vitalibus

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Anonymous, Ptolemaeus, unknown medium, 1508, ? x ? cm, in B. De Vitalibus, Ptolemaeus Cosmographiae, Rome, 1508.

Anonyme, Ptolemaeus, medium inconnu, 1508, ? x ? cm, dans B. De Vitalibus, Ptolemaeus Cosmographiae, Rome, 1508.

"[...] both covers show Ptolemy wearing a turban-like hat-crown." (Joost-Gaugier 1998, p. 766, note 13.)

 

 Biblio

Joost-Gaugier 1998 - Joost-Gaugier, Christiane L., "Ptolemy and Strabo and Their Conversation with Apelles and Protogenes: Cosmography and Painting in Raphael's School of Athens", Renaissance Quarterly, Volume 51, Number 3 (Autumn 1998), p. 761-787. [Christiane L. Joost-Gaugier, Professor Emerita, Art & Art History, University of New Mexico.]
 
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Ptolemy Ptolémée

Ptolemaeus

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