The triumph of the world; a chariot containing a large globe "terra" surrounded by personifications of the four elements; the chariot is driven by Time (Tempis) with his attributes and two winged horses representing Day (Dies) and Night (Nox); after Heemskerck.  1564  Engraving

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The triumph of the world; a chariot containing a large globe "terra" surrounded by personifications of the four elements; the chariot is driven by Time (Tempis) with his attributes and two winged horses representing Day (Dies) and Night (Nox); after Heemskerck. 1564 Engraving

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