A Bacchanal, Giulio Carpioni the Elder
Giulio Carpioni the Elder
A Bacchanal
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Giulio Carpioni the Elder

A Bacchanal, ca. 1665


Dimensions
119 x 92.8 cm
Physical Description
Canvas
Inventory Number
1490
Acquisition
Acquired in 1912 with funds by Carl Schaub Stiftung
Status
Not exhibited

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
A Bacchanal
Painter
Period Produced
Object Type
Physical Description
Canvas
Material

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Picture Copyright
© Städel Museum
Acquisition
Acquired in 1912 with funds by Carl Schaub Stiftung

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Main Motif
Persons Shown
Illustrated Passage
  • Ovid: Fasti, 6, 319ff

Iconclass

Primary
  • 92L191 thiasos, i.e. Bacchus' revel-rout, bacchanal without Bacchus
  • 92L421 (story of) Silenus
  • 92L1912 male bacchant(es)
  • 92L1911 maenad(s), female bacchant(es)
Secondary
  • 41A773 container of ceramics: jar, jug, pot, vase
  • 48CC73411 tambourine - CC - out of doors
  • 46C13142 ass, donkey
  • 25HH112 rocks - HH - ideal landscapes

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14.10.2019