Faust and Mephisto with Gretchen and Frau Marthe in the garden, Auguste Barthélemy Glaize
Auguste Barthélemy Glaize
Faust and Mephisto with Gretchen and Frau Marthe in the garden
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Auguste Barthélemy Glaize

Faust and Mephisto with Gretchen and Frau Marthe in the garden, 1839


Dimensions
146 x 114 cm
Physical Description
Oil on canvas
Inventory Number
2552
Acquisition
Acquired in 2020 as a gift from Peter Bermbach and Jacques Paul Dauriac
Status
Not on display

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Faust and Mephisto with Gretchen and Frau Marthe in the garden
Painter
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Physical Description
Oil on canvas
Material
Technique
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Signiert und datiert, rechts der Mitte: AGLAIZE / 1839

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
Public Domain
Acquisition
Acquired in 2020 as a gift from Peter Bermbach and Jacques Paul Dauriac

Work Content

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Research and Discussion

Provenance

Object History
...
franz. Kunsthandel
Verst. durch Drouot, Paris an Peter Bermbach, Paris, 30. April 1999 (Los-Nr. 72)
Schenkung Peter Bermbach und Jacques Paul Dauriac an das Städelsche Kunstinstitut, Frankfurt am Main, 2020.

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Last update

26.01.2023