Der Tod des Heiligen Joseph, Josef Christ
Josef Christ
Der Tod des Heiligen Joseph
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Josef Christ

Der Tod des Heiligen Joseph


Blatt
155 x 102 mm
Inventory Number
14249
Object Number
14249 Z
Acquisition
Acquired in 1920
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Der Tod des Heiligen Joseph
Draughtsman
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Material
Technique
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Captions Added Later
Bezeichnet unterhalb der Darstellung in der Kartusche (von fremder Hand?, mit der Feder in Dunkelbraun): S. Ioseph moriens. / Jos. Christ [unterstrichen] del.
Watermark
  • Nicht geprüft

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
CC BY-SA 4.0 Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Acquisition
Acquired in 1920

Work Content

Motifs and References

Iconclass

Primary
  • 11H(JOSEPH)68 the foster-father of Christ, Joseph of Nazareth, husband of Mary; possible attributes: flowering rod or wand, lily, carpenter's tools - death, deathbed of male saint
  • 73B8 Holy Family, and derived representations
Secondary
  • 11R51 scenes symbolizing 'Vanitas'
  • 23U22 hourglass
  • 11G1911 cherubs, i.e. children's heads with wings

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Last update

15.02.2021