Botticelli -I Segreti della Primavera

I have often referred to the works of Botticelli in relation to Neo Platonism and The Hermetic Philosophy, particularly The Primeva, The Three Graces and Birth of Venus – These masterpieces were painted under the tutelage of Marsilio Ficino

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De Divino Furore – Albecht Durer & Marsilio Ficino

The case of Albrecht Durer’s engraving, known as Melancholia I has left many scholars ultimately confounded. This article doesn’t pretend to answer all questions surrouding this work of art. However to the best of my knowledge nobody has actually looked at the humours of Durer and Ficino from a Traditional astrological perspective. That is to say that the humours are discerned by astrological […]

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