emblema


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emblema

(ɛmˈbliːmə)
n
(Art Terms) a decoration for a mosaic which was made separately from the mosaic and then inserted as the central panel
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Como emblema da duplicidade, Diadorim e duplo que mostra e esconde.
Originally inspired by emblems by Camerarius and Cats, he represented himself in 1644 imaginatively as a silkworm in the fourteen-line "Emblema authoris." Through hard work the author (like the silkworm) creates a treasure out of leaves; the worm (like the author) dies as a result of its constant toil, but is reborn with wings by revitalizing forces.
Es asi y como debe ser, tambien nos toca como equipo, emprender la dura tarea de mantener en el sitial mas alto que se pueda a nuestro emblema en la investigacion, la Revista Cientifica.
Aunque el emblema central no se ha conservado, suponemos que figuraba la lucha entre Teseo y el Minotauro, que nos transporta al mito cretense.