John the Baptist, Antoniazzo Romano
Antoniazzo Romano
John the Baptist
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Antoniazzo Romano

John the Baptist, ca. 1490


Dimensions
125.2 x 53.8 x 3.0 cm
Physical Description
wood (poplar; reverse original), covered with canvas
Inventory Number
1443
Acquisition
Acquired in 1909 as a gift by Fritz von Goldhammer
Status
Not on display

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
John the Baptist
Painter
Period Produced
Object Type
Physical Description
wood (poplar; reverse original), covered with canvas
Material

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 1909 as a gift by Fritz von Goldhammer

Work Content

Motifs and References

Iconclass

Primary
  • 11H(JOHN THE BAPTIST) John the Baptist; possible attributes: book, reed cross, baptismal cup, honeycomb, lamb, staff
  • 31A231 standing figure
  • 31A25552 index finger forwards, pointing, indicating
Secondary
  • 11D121 cross as symbol of Christ

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Last update

02.12.2020