Crucifixion Triptych of the Humbracht Family of Frankfurt, Master of Frankfurt
Master of Frankfurt
Crucifixion Triptych of the Humbracht Family of Frankfurt
DE
Back to top
This work consists of multiple parts

Master of Frankfurt

Crucifixion Triptych of the Humbracht Family of Frankfurt, 1504 – ca. 1508


Mitteltafel
118.3 x 77.3 cm
Linker Flügel
width (lower): 44.9 cm
Rechter Flügel
width (lower): 46.2 cm
Physical Description
Mixed technique on oak
Inventory Number
715
Acquisition
Acquired in 1818
Status
Not on display

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Crucifixion Triptych of the Humbracht Family of Frankfurt
Painter
Central panel
The Crucifixion of Christ
Panel interior
St Nicholas with Donors
St Margret with Donors
Panel exterior
A Body in a Grave Niche
A Body in a Grave Niche
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Physical Description
Mixed technique on oak
Material
Technique

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Picture Copyright
CC BY-SA 4.0 Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Acquisition
Acquired in 1818

Work Content

Iconclass

Primary
  • 73DD61 comprehensive representations of the events on Golgotha during Christ's hanging on the cross, no particular event emphasized - DD - only Christ on the cross
  • 73D625 bystanders at the foot of the cross, among whom Mary, Mary Magdalene and John the Evangelist; Mary may be shown swooning
  • 73D642 crucified Christ with Mary Magdalene, who usually weeps and embraces the cross
  • 11HH(MYRRHOPHORES) the three (sometimes four) Maries together; possible attributes: jar of ointment
  • 11H(NICHOLAS) the bishop Nicholas of Myra (or Bari); possible attributes: anchor, boat, three golden balls (on a book), three purses, three children in a tub, three maidens
  • 61B2(HUMBRACHT (Familie)) historical person (HUMBRACHT (Familie))
  • 61B2(HUMBRACHT D. Ä., Claus)13(+55) historical person (HUMBRACHT D. Ä., Claus) - historical person (HUMBRACHT D. Ä., Claus) portrayed in a group, in a group-portrait (+ full length portrait)
  • 61B2(HUMBRACHT D. J., Claus)13(+55) historical person (HUMBRACHT D. J., Claus) - historical person (HUMBRACHT D. J., Claus) portrayed in a group, in a group-portrait (+ full length portrait)
  • 61B2(HUMBRACHT, Jacob)13(+55) historical person (HUMBRACHT, Jacob) - historical person (HUMBRACHT, Jacob) portrayed in a group, in a group-portrait (+ full length portrait)
  • 61B2(HUMBRACHT, Johann)13(+55) historical person (HUMBRACHT, Johann) - historical person (HUMBRACHT, Johann) portrayed in a group, in a group-portrait (+ full length portrait)
  • 31A2522 hands folded
  • 31A2331(+4) kneeling on both knees (+ three-quarter view)
  • 73E23 angel(s) addressing the holy women ~ Resurrection of Christ
  • 11HH(MARGARET) the virgin martyr Margaret of Antioch; possible attributes: cross, crown, dragon (under feet or on chain), (chaplet of) pearls
  • 61BB2(BRUN, Greda)13(+55) historical person (BRUN, Greda) - BB - woman - historical person (BRUN, Greda) portrayed in a group, in a group-portrait (+ full length portrait)
  • 61BB2(HUMBRACHT, Anna)13(+55) historical person (HUMBRACHT, Anna) - BB - woman - historical person (HUMBRACHT, Anna) portrayed in a group, in a group-portrait (+ full length portrait)
  • 61BB2(HUMBRACHT, Catharina)13(+55) historical person (HUMBRACHT, Catharina) - BB - woman - historical person (HUMBRACHT, Catharina) portrayed in a group, in a group-portrait (+ full length portrait)
  • 61BB2(HUMBRACHT, Margaretha)13(+55) historical person (HUMBRACHT, Margaretha) - BB - woman - historical person (HUMBRACHT, Margaretha) portrayed in a group, in a group-portrait (+ full length portrait)
  • 31AA2331(+4) kneeling on both knees - AA - female human figure (+ three-quarter view)
  • 73E341 Cleopas and Peter meet Christ (sometimes they are dressed as pilgrims)
  • 46A122 armorial bearing, heraldry
  • 31E death of human being
  • 31E3 the corpse
  • 31D14 adult man
  • 31D15 adult woman
Secondary
Associative

Similar works

  • All
  • Motif
  • Picture Elements
  • Association
Show connecting keywords Hide connecting keywords

Tap on any work to display common keywords.

Hover over a work to display connecting keywords.

More to discover

Contact

Do you have any suggestions, questions or information about this work?

Last import

20.05.2020