14973 ("If you are always surrounded by love ..."), John Elsas
John Elsas
14973 ("If you are always surrounded by love ...")
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John Elsas

14973 ("If you are always surrounded by love ..."), 1931


Blatt
309 x 238 mm
Inventory Number
16865
Object Number
16865 Z
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
14973 ("If you are always surrounded by love ...")
Draughtsman
Period Produced
Object Type
Material
Technique
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Monogrammiert und datiert unten rechts (mit der Feder in Schwarz): 26/11 // 1932 / JE; bezeichnet unten: Ist man stets von Liebe umgeben / so führet man ein Götterleben
Captions Added Later
Verso bezeichnet oben rechts (mit der Feder in Rot): 16865
Verso mittig Stempel des Städelschen Kunstinstituts, Frankfurt am Main (Lugt 2356)
Watermark
  • Nicht geprüft

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
CC BY-SA 4.0 Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main

Work Content

Motifs and References

Iconclass

Primary
  • 31A the (nude) human figure; 'Corpo humano' (Ripa)
  • 33C23 couple of lovers
  • 0 Abstract, Non-representational Art
  • 49L12 Roman script; scripts based on the Roman alphabet

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Last update

25.11.2021