Baptism of Christ, Adam Grimmer
Adam Grimmer
Baptism of Christ
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Adam Grimmer

Baptism of Christ, 1584


Blatt
diameter: 199 mm
Inventory Number
5756
Object Number
5756 Z
Acquisition
Acquired in 1867
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Baptism of Christ
Draughtsman
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Material
Technique
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Signiert und datiert unten mittig (mit der Feder in Braun): AGrimer / 1584
Captions Added Later
Bezeichnet unten mittig mit dem Monogramm einer nicht identifizierten Sammlung (mit der Feder in Graubraun, Lugt 969a)
Watermark
  • Adler mit F

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Departement
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
Public Domain
Acquisition
Acquired in 1867

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Persons Shown
Illustrated Passage
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Matthäus 3,13-17
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Markus 1,9-11
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Lukas 3,21-22

Iconclass

Primary
  • 73C121 baptism of Christ in the river Jordan: John the Baptist pouring out water on Christ's head: the Holy Ghost descends

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10.04.2024