Androcles and the lion, Baldassare Peruzzi   ?
Baldassare Peruzzi
Androcles and the lion
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Reference

Baldassare Peruzzi: Androklus und der Löwe, 1530er Jahre, Feder in Braun, braun laviert, auf Papier, 270 x 205 mm. Inv. Nr. ОР-14124, Eremitage, St. Petersburg

Baldassare Peruzzi ?

Androcles and the lion, ca. 1530 – 1536


Blatt
281 x 212 mm
Inventory Number
4281
Object Number
4281 Z
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Androcles and the lion
Draughtsman
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Material
Technique
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Captions Added Later
Verso auf dem Montierungsbogen 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

Genre
Persons Shown
Illustrated Passage
  • Aulus Gellius: Noctes Atticae, 5, 14

Iconclass

Primary
  • 98B(ANDROCLUS)51(+0) Androclus heals the claw of a lion (+ variant)
  • 25I1461(+1) city-gate (+ city(-scape) with figures, staffage)
  • 47I221 herding, herdsman, herdswoman, shepherd, shepherdess, cowherd, etc.
  • 47I2211 herd, flock

Research and Discussion

Research

Alternative Attribution
  • Italian, 16th century draughtsman; by note on mount
  • after Baldassare Peruzzi inventor; by note on mount

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Last update

15.02.2021