Altarkruzifix, Hans Mettel
Hans Mettel
Altarkruzifix
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Hans Mettel

Altarkruzifix, 1954 – 1956


Dimensions
135.3 x 72.1 x 16.5 cm
Physical Description
bronze
Inventory Number
St.P548
Acquisition
Acquired in 1966 from the artist's estate
Status
Not on display

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Altarkruzifix (Original Title)
Title Translation
altar crucifix
Artist
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Physical Description
bronze
Material
Technique

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
© Hans Mettel
Acquisition
Acquired in 1966 from the artist's estate

Work Content

Iconclass

Primary
  • 73D6 the crucifixion of Christ: Christ's death on the cross; Golgotha (Matthew 27:45-58; Mark 15:33-45; Luke 23:44-52; John 19:25-38)
  • 73D58 the superscription: I(esus) N(azarenus) R(ex) I(udaeorum) ~ Christ's crucifixion
Secondary
  • 48C244 pedestal of a piece of sculpture (perhaps in the form of a herm)

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Last update

31.03.2021