Image
HRP00759
Site
Hampton Court Palace
Creator
Antonio Verrio (1636-1707)
Role
Artist
Creator 2
James Brittain
Role 2
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Object date
1701
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© Historic Royal Palaces
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HRP00759

The Banqueting House. Detail of the Painted Room ceiling 'Minerva surrounded by the Arts and Sciences'

The figures shown here include Painting with her easel and brushes; Architecture, holding a scroll revealing an architectural drawing; Astronomy, crowned by a circle of stars; the North Wind; and Winter with Capricorn. The central figure of a female with winged ears, holding a scroll, may represent Rhetoric