Ceiling design: Flora and putti, Jacob de Wit
Jacob de Wit
Ceiling design: Flora and putti
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Jacob de Wit

Ceiling design: Flora and putti, 1726


Blatt
max. 193 x max. 184 mm
Physical Description
Pen and grey ink, brush and watercolour, over black chalk or charcoal
Inventory Number
2046
Object Number
2046 Z
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Ceiling design: Flora and putti
Draughtsman
Verso
Einen Blumenkorb tragende Amoretten
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Physical Description
Pen and grey ink, brush and watercolour, over black chalk or charcoal
Material
Technique
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Captions Added Later
Verso bezeichnet unten mittig (mit der Feder in Braun): blaffon / […] mouscheron 1726 geschildert [beschnitten]; darüber bezeichnet (mit der Feder in Braun): door d H.r Isac de
Verso bezeichnet oben mittig (in Grafit): P; darunter bezeichnet (in Bleistift): H 7500.- [beschnitten]
Verso unten links Stempel des Städelschen Kunstinstituts, Frankfurt am Main (Lugt 2356)
Watermark
  • M I [oder I M]

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
Public Domain

Work Content

Motifs and References

Iconclass

Primary
  • 41A44 (decorated) ceiling
  • 96A2378 triumph of Flora
  • 92D1916 cupids: 'amores', 'amoretti', 'putti'
  • 25G411 cut flowers; nosegay, bunch of flowers
  • 41A7751 container made of plant material other than wood: basket
  • 31AA27631(+4) sitting or standing on clouds - AA - female human figure (+ three-quarter view)

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Last update

10.06.2022