Hippomenes and Atalanta, Nicolas Poussin   ?
Nicolas Poussin
Hippomenes and Atalanta
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Nicolas Poussin ?

Hippomenes and Atalanta


Blatt
149 x 149 mm
Inventory Number
1049
Object Number
1049V Z
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Hippomenes and Atalanta
Draughtsman
Recto
Children Playing Leapfrog
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Material
Technique
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Captions Added Later
Oben rechts Stempel des Städelschen Kunstinstituts, Frankfurt am Main (Lugt 2356), mit zugehöriger Inventarnummer
Watermark
  • Wappen [Fragment]
Work Catalogues
  • Rosenberg/Prat 1994.II.882.R.419

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Administration
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
CC BY-SA 4.0 Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main

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Genre
Persons Shown
Illustrated Passage
  • Apollodor: Bibliotheke, 3, 9, 2

Iconclass

Primary
  • 95B(ATALANTE)2111 during the foot-race Hippomenes drops the three golden apples; Atalante stops to pick them up, and is thus beaten
  • 43C211(+0) running, race (+ variant)

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15.02.2021