Ganymed on the eagle, Carlo Maratti
Carlo Maratti
Ganymed on the eagle
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Carlo Maratti

Ganymed on the eagle


Blatt
202 x 148 mm
Inventory Number
4212
Object Number
4212 Z
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Ganymed on the eagle
Draughtsman
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Material
Technique
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Captions Added Later
Bezeichnet unten rechts (mit Bleistift): No 6
Verso unten links Stempel des Städelschen Kunstinstituts, Frankfurt am Main (Lugt 2356)
Watermark
  • Nicht geprüft

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
Persons Shown
Associated Persons and Institutions
Illustrated Passage
  • Homer: Ilias, 5, 265-267
  • Homer: Ilias, 20, 215-235
  • Vergil: Aeneis, 5, 252-260
  • Ovid: Metamorphosen, 10, 155-157

Iconclass

Primary
  • 92BB121 the rape of Ganymede: he is carried off through the air by Jupiter in the form of an eagle, or by the eagle of Jupiter

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Last update

25.08.2020