Herkules als Triumphator; Herkules und Antäus; Herkules bändigt die Rosse des Diomedes, Heinrich Aldegrever
Heinrich Aldegrever
Herkules als Triumphator; Herkules und Antäus; Herkules bändigt die Rosse des Diomedes
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Heinrich Aldegrever

Herkules als Triumphator; Herkules und Antäus; Herkules bändigt die Rosse des Diomedes, 1550


Blatt
94 x 68 mm
Inventory Number
662
Object Number
662 Z
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Herkules als Triumphator; Herkules und Antäus; Herkules bändigt die Rosse des Diomedes
Draughtsman
Part Number / Total
6 / 10
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Material
Technique
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Monogrammiert und datiert oben rechts: 1550 / AG [gespiegelt]
Captions Added Later
Verso unten links Stempel des Städelschen Kunstinstituts, Frankfurt am Main (Lugt 2356)
Watermark
  • Nicht geprüft
Work Catalogues
  • Plaßmann 1994.87.28

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Departement
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
Public Domain

Work Content

Motifs and References

Iconclass

Primary
  • 94L4113 the giant Antaeus is lifted in the air and crushed to death by Hercules
  • 94L78 specific aspects, allegorical aspects of Hercules; Hercules as patron - triumph
Secondary
  • 94L328 (8) the four mares of King Diomedes are captured; when Diomedes is slain in the ensuing battle his body is thrown to the mares to eat
  • 45C15(BOW AND ARROW) archer's weapons: bow and arrow
  • 25I1 city-view in general; 'veduta'

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10.04.2024