Allegorically speaking,

I’ ll hold my tongue and my council

Today, Tomorrow & Forevermore

Venus, by Bronzino (c. 1545)
Venus, by Bronzino (c. 1545)
The deities of love are surrounded by probable personifications of decadence, folly and time, etc. …
Prudence, by Titian (c. 1569)
Prudence, by Titian (c. 1569)
The three human heads are thought to symbolise past, present and future, this is reinforced by the three animal heads…

Author: Anna Bidoonism

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