Die schlafenden Jünger am Ölberg, nach einer Wandmalerei (?) in San Gimignano, Johann Anton Ramboux, after Giovanni d'Asciano, after Barna da Siena
Johann Anton Ramboux, Giovanni d'Asciano, Barna da Siena
Die schlafenden Jünger am Ölberg, nach einer Wandmalerei (?) in San Gimignano
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Johann Anton Ramboux
afterGiovanni d'Asciano
afterBarna da Siena

Die schlafenden Jünger am Ölberg, nach einer Wandmalerei (?) in San Gimignano, 1818 – 1843

397 x 552 mm
Inventory Number
Bib. 2472
Object Number
Bib. 2472 VI 57A
Acquired in 1868
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

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Die schlafenden Jünger am Ölberg, nach einer Wandmalerei (?) in San Gimignano
Klebebände, Band 6, Seite 57
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1 / 1
Production Place
Invented in
San Gimignano
Period Produced
Object Type
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Bezeichnet oben links (mit Bleistift): del Berna o Giov. di Asciano
Captions Added Later
Bezeichnet oben rechts (mit Bleistift): 303 / 1394
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Property and Acquisition

Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
Public Domain
Acquired in 1868

Work Content

Motifs and References

Persons Shown
Illustrated Passage
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Matthäus 26,36-56
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Markus 14,32-52
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Lukas 22,39-46


  • 73D31211 agony of Christ; three (or eleven) apostles sleeping

Research and Discussion


Object History
Johann Anton Ramboux (1790-1866)
Nachlass Johann Anton Ramboux, 1866
Versteigerung durch J.M. Heberle (H. Lempertz), Köln, 23.5.1867 an Ferdinand Prestel, Frankfurt am Main, 1867
verkauft an das Städelsche Kunstinstitut, Frankfurt am Main, 1868.


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