Cupid and Death, Bernard Picart
Bernard Picart
Cupid and Death
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Cupid and Death, 1718


Blatt
75 x 97 mm
Physical Description
Pen and black ink and brush and grey ink, over traces of graphite
Inventory Number
3155
Object Number
3155 Z
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Cupid and Death
Draughtsman
Contractor, employer
Production Place
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Physical Description
Pen and black ink and brush and grey ink, over traces of graphite
Material
Technique
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Signiert und datiert unten links (mit der Feder in Grau): B. PICART F. 1718
Captions Added Later
Verso unten links Stempel des Städelschen Kunstinstituts, Frankfurt am Main (Lugt 2356), mit zugehöriger Inventarnummer
Watermark
  • Nicht vorhanden

Property and Acquisition

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

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Persons Shown
Associated Persons and Institutions
Illustrated Passage
  • Antoine Houdar de La Motte: Fables nouvelles

Iconclass

Primary
  • 85 fables
  • 31F26(+3) Death as skeleton (+ Death with bow and arrow)
  • 92D1521 Cupid shooting a dart
Secondary

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19.02.2024