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Symbolism in Medieval and Renaissance Art

Humours (bodily fluids)

Colors

Emotions

Animals

Elements

Bile. Yellow. Choleric (quick temper, irritable). Cat or lion. Fire.
Bile. Black. Melancholic (gloomy, depressed). Elk or pig. Earth.
Blood. Red. Sanguine (cheerful, passionate). Rabbit or ape. Air.
Phlegm. White. Phlegmatic (sluggish, apathetic). Ox or lamb. Water.

Horsemen of the Apocalypse

Colors of Horses

Symbols

Death. Pale. Sickle or pitchfork.
Famine. Black. Scales.
War. Red. Sword.
Pestilence. White. Bow and arrow.

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