Illustrations

The following is a list of illustrations used in the Examination of Part 1. Where possible, sources and context on the marterial are provided.

  1. A depiction of the Copernican system by Andreas Cellarius (from this work: Harmonia macrocosmica seu Atlas universalis et novus) Publisher: Amstelodami, apud Joannem Janssonium, 1661
  2. Helios depicted on a coin, circa 1st Century AD.
  3. Horus with dagger at depicted in relief sculpture at the Temple of Edfu, Egypt, circa 237 BC to 57 BC.
  4. Satan tempts Jesus depicted in the Psalter-Hours. Date Range: 1250 – 1275. Country: France. The scenes in this opening are part of a cycle of twelve full-page miniatures depicting twenty-four scenes from the life of Christ. The cycle functions as a pictorial preface to the text.
  5. Christ on the Cross by Peter Paul Rubens, 1620. Oil on canvas. Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Antwerp,Belgium.
  6. Sol Invictus coin, circa 2nd Century AD.
  7. Nativity (unknown).
  8. Nativity Icon.
  9. Attis Marble, 2nd Century AD.
  10. The Morning of the Resurrection - Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, 1882. Oil on canvas, 32 1/2 x 60 inches.
  11. Isis and Osiris - Intérieur du couvercle du cercueil d'Iménéminet. Paris, musée du Louvre.
  12. Isis Suckling Horus – stone - Second Intermediate Period, 25th Dynasty, 780–656 BC. 23.0 x 7.0 x 17.0 cm
  13. The Holy Family – El Greco c. 1585. Oil on canvas, 106 x 87,5 cm.
  14. Wedding at Cana depicted in the Psalter-Hours. Date Range: 1250 – 1275.
  15. Faun and Maenad by Jean Jacques Pradier (b. 1790 – d. June 4, 1852).
  16. Dionysus amulet, circa 2nd Century AD.
  17. Angel of Revelation with St. John - Alonso Cano, 1635.
  18. Constellation Orion.
  19. Magi bear gifts to an infant Jesus - one of the earliest known depictions. 3rd Century Sarcophagus, Vatican Museums, Rome, Italy.
  20. Star map of Orion.
  21. Three Kings, traditional manuscript.
  22. Modern interpretation of the Virgo symbol. © 2007 Sherill Anne Gross.
  23. Ishtar - Louvre Museum, Paris. 2000 BC. So common in the Mesopotamian area were the clay figurines of Ishtar in her characteristic breast-offering pose, that this has come to be known among archaeologists as "The Ishtar Pose".
  24. Mariä Verkündigung, Fuchstal, Germany.
  25. King David’s kindness to a lame man.
  26. Southern Cross photo illustration.
  27. Screen Capture from the film Zeitgeist, Copyright © GMP & Peter Joseph.
  28. Temple relief depicting a Ptah.
  29. Vitruvian Man – Leonardo da Vinci circa 1487. Pen and ink on paper.
  30. Osiris - entombed within tree and casket.
  31. Ixion – Cup, circa 500 AD.
  32. Passover - Illustrations from Golden Haggadah showing people preparing for Passover.
  33. Christ en Majesté , detail from the Isenheim Altarpiece  - Matthias Grünewald,1512-16 AD.
  34. Celtic Cross - St Piran's cross at Perranporth, Cornwall, UK.
  35. Fresco from the Catacomb of Saints Marcellinus and Peter - 4th century AD.  Depicted is a woman with an issue of blood trying to touch the hem of Christ's garment in order to be healed. The typically unbearded Christ gestures openly to her.
  36. Christ Pantocrator - Dome mosaic from the Church of Daphne, Athens. 1090- 1100 AD.
  37. Maya - reprinted from Christian Iconography: Or, The History of Christian Art in the Middle Ages by Adolphe Napoléon Didron.
  38. Piscis Borealis, Piscis Australis, Aries, Musca.
  39. Aquarius – Relief from the church Saint-Austremonius of Issoire, 12th century AD., Auvergne, France.
  40. The Crowned Virgin: a Vision of John from Revelation 12:1 – Gustav Dore.
  41. Horus.
  42. St. Paul – Detail from The Descent from the Cross by Rogier van der Weyden.
  43. Sargon of Akkad.
  44. Madame Blavatsky as a young girl. Source unknown.
  45. Moses Smashing the Tables of the Law – Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, 1659 AD. Oil on canvas.
  46. The Baptism of Christ – by Piero della Francesca, circa 1450 AD. National Gallery, London.
  47. Justin Martyr icon.
  48. Danaë – Gustav Klimt, 1907-08 AD. Oil on canvas, 77 x 83 cm.
  49. The Immaculate Conception – Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, 1767-69 AD. Oil on canvas, Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid.
  50. Works of Josephus - Title page from 1640 edition.
  51. Josephus – Bust, date unknown.
  52. St. Paul's Letter to the Romans - Fragment from the Chester Beatty Museum.
  53. Christ and Pilate "Quod Est Veritas?" – Nikolay Gay, 1890 AD. Oil on canvas, the Tretyakov Gallery,Moscow, Russia.
  54. St. James the Less – El Greco, 1610-14 AD. Oil on canvas, 97 x 77 cm, Museo de El Greco, Toledo.