EXERCISES IN SYMBOLISM

a menu of possibilities (MAINLY OBSCURE)

 

THE BRIDGE OF LIFE

EMBLEM BOOKS

RIPA, ICONOLOGIA

SYMBOLIC DECORATION, AUTUN

MORALIZING PRINTS, ANTHONISZ

 

 

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ST.GEORGE AND THE DRAGON, MURAL, STRATFORD ON AVON
THOMAS PARKYNS, PROGYMNASMATA DEATH, EFFIGIES, WRESTLING 1727

PRECURSOR OF THE STOCK EXCHANGE, SUN AND INSURANCE
DE HOOGHE, HIEROGLYPHICA.. 1674, COMPARATIVE RELIGIOUS VISUAL SYSTEMS
ECCLESIASTES, CHAPTER HEADING, BIBLE, AUGSBERG 1748

'vignette', UNKNOWN PUBLICATION, Time and the Arts

 

R.C.SMITH, A MANUAL OF ASTROLOGY, 1828, the Hieroglyphics of Heaven
ORPHEUS, LUIS DE MILAN, Il Maestro 1536 (Creativity and Music)

CORNUCOPIA, ST.REGIUS PAPER 1948
THE SWORD IN THE LAKE (ARTHURIAN) stainless steel 1948
VANITY, ENGRAVING BY PETER BRUEGEL

 

RAVING AND MELANCHOLY, sculpture at Bedlam

DOCTOR BUSBY'S CHAIR