Cain and Abel, Johann Jakob von Sandrart
Johann Jakob von Sandrart
Cain and Abel
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Blatt
95 x 79 mm
Inventory Number
13341
Object Number
13341 Z
Acquisition
Acquired in 1908
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Cain and Abel
Draughtsman
Series
Das erste Buch Moÿse genannt Genesis
Part Number / Total
3 / 9
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Material
Technique
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Bezeichnet oben mittig (mit der Feder in Braun): [Fragment]; unten mittig: Cap XVII. V 23
Captions Added Later
Oben mittig Stempel der Sammlung Edward Habich, Boston und Kassel (Lugt 862)
Watermark
  • Nicht geprüft

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
Public Domain
Acquisition
Acquired in 1908

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Persons Shown
Illustrated Passage
  • Bibel, Altes Testament, Genesis 4

Iconclass

Primary
  • 71A8 the story of Cain and Abel (Genesis 4:3-17)
  • 71A82 the killing of Abel: Cain slays him with a stone, a club or a jaw-bone, alternatively with a spade or another tool as weapon
  • 25H154 glade, 'Lichtung im Wald'

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10.06.2022