Die sieben Posaunenengel, aus der Folge der Apokalypse, Latein-Ausgabe 1511, Albrecht Dürer
Albrecht Dürer
Die sieben Posaunenengel, aus der Folge der Apokalypse, Latein-Ausgabe 1511
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Albrecht Dürer

Die sieben Posaunenengel, aus der Folge der Apokalypse, Latein-Ausgabe 1511, ca. 1496 – 1497


Blatt
393 x 280 mm
Inventory Number
31512
Object Number
31512 D
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Die sieben Posaunenengel, aus der Folge der Apokalypse, Latein-Ausgabe 1511
Artist
Part Number / Total
8 / 16
Period Produced
Object Type
Material
Technique
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Monogrammiert unten Mitte: AD
Watermark
  • Meder 259 (Turm mit Krone und Blume)
Work Catalogues
  • Bartsch VII.128.68
  • Meder 1932.155.170
  • Schoch/Mende/Scherbaum 2.84.118
  • Hollstein German VII.139.170
  • TIB 1001.268

Property and Acquisition

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

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Main Motif
Persons Shown
Associated Persons and Institutions
Illustrated Passage
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Offenbarung 8,1-13
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Offenbarung 9,1-3

Iconclass

Primary
  • 11C God the Father
  • 73G321 the first of the seven angels sounds the trumpet: hail, fire and blood is cast upon the earth
  • 73G322 the second of the seven angels sounds the trumpet: a great burning mountain is cast into the sea
  • 73G323 the third of the seven angels sounds the trumpet: a great burning star (Wormwood) poisons the rivers and fountains
  • 73G324 the fourth of the seven angels sounds the trumpet: the sun, the moon and the stars are partially darkened
  • 73G325 the fifth of the seven angels sounds the trumpet: the falling star opens up the bottomless pit: smoke comes out
  • 73G327 the seventh of the seven angels sounds the trumpet: adoration in heaven

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25.01.2021