A Peasant Family at Home, Johann Andreas Herrlein
Johann Andreas Herrlein
A Peasant Family at Home
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Johann Andreas Herrlein

A Peasant Family at Home


Dimensions
35.9 x 27.6 x min. 0.3 cm
maximum depth
0.4 cm
Physical Description
Oil on oak wood, thinned, beveled on all sides
Inventory Number
678
Acquisition
Acquired in 1817 as bequest by Johann Georg Grambs
Status
Not on display

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
A Peasant Family at Home
Painter
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Physical Description
Oil on oak wood, thinned, beveled on all sides
Material
Technique
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Unbezeichnet

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
CC BY-SA 4.0 Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Acquisition
Acquired in 1817 as bequest by Johann Georg Grambs

Work Content

Motifs and References

Iconclass

Primary
  • 42B71 family life at home
  • 41C2111 kitchen-interior with foodstuffs in foreground (Dutch: 'keukenstuk')
  • 31D15 adult woman
  • 31D14 adult man
  • 31D11222 girl (child between toddler and youth)
  • 31D11221 boy (child between toddler and youth)
  • 41C25 cooking food
Secondary

Research and Discussion

Provenance

Object History
...
Johann Georg Grambs (Städel-Administrator
1756-1817), Frankfurt am Main
Vermächtnis an das Städelsche Kunstinstitut, Frankfurt am Main, 1817.

Information

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Last update

06.09.2021