The hunter’s moon, also known as the sanguine moon, is the first full moon following the harvest moon (the full moon nearest the autumnal equinox). Here the moonlight illuminates ice crystals in the upper atmosphere to give a rainbow halo effect around the moon. This is called a lunar corona.
A bookplate by Richard Sica
К. Беньямин. Искушение святого Антония. Коллаж, 2014.
C. Benjamin. Temptation of St. Anthony. Collage, 2014.
Bones of All Men Janez Vajkard Valvasor ca. 1680
Temptatio dyaboli de desperatione from Ars moriendi, Provence 15th century. Marseille, Bibliothèque municipale, ms. 89, fol. 64r