Hercules and Antaeus, Italian Master 17th century
Italian Master 17th century
Hercules and Antaeus
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Italian Master 17th century

Hercules and Antaeus, 1601 – 1700


Dimensions
224.0 x 181.5 cm
Physical Description
Canvas
Inventory Number
SG 715
Acquisition
Acquired in 1938
Status
Not on display

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Hercules and Antaeus
Painter
Period Produced
Object Type
Physical Description
Canvas
Material
Technique

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
CC BY-SA 4.0 Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Acquisition
Acquired in 1938

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Main Motif
Persons Shown
Illustrated Passage
  • Apollodor: Bibliotheke, 2,5,11,4

Iconclass

Primary
  • 94L4113 the giant Antaeus is lifted in the air and crushed to death by Hercules
  • 94L8(NEMEAN LION) attributes of Hercules (NEMEAN LION)

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04.08.2020