Diana and Actaeon, Cornelis van Poelenburch;   ?
Cornelis van Poelenburch
Diana and Actaeon
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Paulus van Vianen: De grote Schaal, 1613, Silber. Inv. Nr. BK-16089-B, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

Cornelis van Poelenburch ?

Diana and Actaeon, ca. 1610 – 1612


Blatt
157 x 216 mm
Inventory Number
3144
Object Number
3144 Z
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

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Title
Diana and Actaeon
Draughtsman
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Material
Technique
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Watermark
  • Nicht geprüft

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Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
Public Domain

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Genre
Persons Shown
Associated Persons and Institutions
Illustrated Passage
  • Ovid: Metamorphosen, 3, 135-250

Iconclass

Primary
  • 92C3521 Diana bathing with her nymphs
  • 95A(ACTAEON)5 the Greek heroic legends (ACTAEON): heroes (ACTAEON) - non-aggressive, friendly or neutral activities and relationships
  • 31A314 spying on someone
  • 97C1(+0) Actaeon changed into a stag: as punishment for seeing her bathe, Diana changes Actaeon, the hunter, into a stag (Ovid, Metamorphoses III 193) (+ variant)

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21.09.2022