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Choose from 358 pictures in our Allegorical prints collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


The Christ Child as Fountain of Life Featured Allegorical prints Print

The Christ Child as Fountain of Life

Translation of lettering: Good Jesus, into the heart let fountains flow, let all the streams of graces [flow]. With them to clean the soul and expiate [it] from sin, behold angels rejoice.
Bone Iesu fontes fluant, in cor nostrum toti ruant, gratiarum rivuli. Illis animam mundare, a peccatis expiare, Ecce gaudent angeli. Anton Wierx fecit et excud

© Wellcome Collection / Antonie Wierix

A young man returning from the hunt; representing the season spring Featured Allegorical prints Print

A young man returning from the hunt; representing the season spring

Primavera. La Primavera e stagion calda, et humida ... perche la Primavera e madre dell'alegria. Galeno nel libro primo dei temperamenti, cap. 7. Hipocrate nel libro sesto aforismo 47. Fucsio nella Pratica medicinale.
Lettering states that the spring is a hot and wet season, and therefore generates copiousness of blood, which justifies outlets such as sweating, bloodletting and sex. The sanguine humour is dominant, which is good for melancholics

© Wellcome Collection / Joachim von Sandrart

An allegorical woman on clouds, surrounded by gamboling angels above a landscape with rainbow Featured Allegorical prints Print

An allegorical woman on clouds, surrounded by gamboling angels above a landscape with rainbow

Bemerckt, da unsrer Erden Flach ins holde Reich des Fruhlings dringet. Da Feld und Wald und Berg und Thal sich ziert, verschonert und verjunget. Auch da die Luft, von Ambra tropfelnd, von gurgelnden Gesangen klinget, wie auch zugleich in unsern Seelen, Geselligkeit und Lieb entspringet. C.F. Fritzsch filius sculps

© Wellcome Collection