Agony in the Garden, Albrecht Dürer
Albrecht Dürer
Agony in the Garden
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Albrecht Dürer

Agony in the Garden, 1524


Blatt
212 x 291 mm
Inventory Number
694
Object Number
694 Z
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Agony in the Garden
Draughtsman
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Material
Technique
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Monogrammiert und datiert unten mittig (mit der Feder in Grau): 1524 / AD
Captions Added Later
Verso bezeichnet unten (in Braungrau): ao/o breugil; links am Rand (von fremder Hand, mit der Feder in Braun): AD // 9599 gl v
Watermark
  • Nicht vorhanden
Work Catalogues
  • Winkler IV.72.891
  • Strauss IV.2258.1524/4
  • Panofsky 1948.II.67.563

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
© Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main, Foto: U. Edelmann

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Persons Shown
Illustrated Passage
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Matthäus 26,36-47
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Markus 14,32-43
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Lukas 22,39-47
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Johannes 18,1-3

Iconclass

Primary
  • 73D312 Christ's prayer in the Garden of Gethsemane during the night
  • 73D3121 agony of Christ: to comfort him one or more angels appear to Christ with chalice and/or cross
Secondary
  • 73D31211 agony of Christ; three (or eleven) apostles sleeping
  • 31AA2511 arm raised upward - AA - both arms or hands
  • 25G3 trees

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Last update

31.03.2021