Im Battisterium zu Padua, die Verkündigung, Johann Anton Ramboux, after Giusto de' Menabuoi
Johann Anton Ramboux, Giusto de' Menabuoi
Im Battisterium zu Padua, die Verkündigung
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Johann Anton Ramboux
afterGiusto de' Menabuoi

Im Battisterium zu Padua, die Verkündigung, 1818 – 1843

338 x 218 mm
Inventory Number
Bib. 2472
Object Number
Bib. 2472 V 6D
Acquired in 1868
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Im Battisterium zu Padua, die Verkündigung
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Sammlung von Umrissen und Durchzeichnungen, Band 5
Part Number / Total
4 / 4
Production Place
Invented in
Period Produced
Object Type
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Bezeichnet unten links: all' Battisterio dell' Jiustino a Padova; [ganzseitig Farbangaben]
Captions Added Later
Bezeichnet unten rechts: 805
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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, Matthäusevangelium, 3,13-17
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Markusevangelium, 1,9-11
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Lukasevangelium, 3,21-22
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Johannesevangelium, 1,29-34
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Lukasevangelium, 1,26–38


  • 73C121 baptism of Christ in the river Jordan: John the Baptist pouring out water on Christ's head: the Holy Ghost descends
  • 73A52 the Annunciation: Mary, usually reading, is visited by the angel (sometimes a woman overhears the conversation)

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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