Fresko in Santa Maria Magdalena in Città della Pieve, Johann Anton Ramboux, style of and after Niccolò di Liberatore
Johann Anton Ramboux, Niccolò di Liberatore
Fresko in Santa Maria Magdalena in Città della Pieve
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Johann Anton Ramboux
style of and afterNiccolò di Liberatore

Fresko in Santa Maria Magdalena in Città della Pieve, 1818 – 1843

174 x 189 mm
Inventory Number
Bib. 2472
Object Number
Bib. 2472 VIII 42D
Acquired in 1868
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Fresko in Santa Maria Magdalena in Città della Pieve
Klebebände, Band 8, Seite 42
Part Number / Total
4 / 4
Production Place
Period Produced
Object Type
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Bezeichnet oben rechts (mit Bleistift): [unleserlich] pittura/ a fresco [...]
Captions Added Later
Bezeichnet unten rechts (mit Bleistift): 811
  • Nicht geprüft

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 27,31-44
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Markus 15,20-32
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Lukas 23,26-43
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Johannes 19,16-30


  • 73D641(+3) crucified Christ with Mary and John on either side of the cross; Holy Rood (+ angel(s))

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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