King David Dancing before the Ark of the Covenant, in a Decorative Frame, Giulio Clovio
Giulio Clovio
King David Dancing before the Ark of the Covenant, in a Decorative Frame
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Giulio Clovio

King David Dancing before the Ark of the Covenant, in a Decorative Frame, ca. 1540?


Blatt
205 x 138 mm
Bild
201 x 134 mm
Inventory Number
468
Object Number
468 Z
Status
Not on display

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
King David Dancing before the Ark of the Covenant, in a Decorative Frame
Draughtsman
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Material
Technique
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Captions Added Later
Verso bezeichnet unten links (von Ploos van Amstel, Lugt 2034, 3003, mit der Feder in Braun): Giulio clovio f 1546 [die Ziffer 4 korrigiert über 5] / geb: Romen 1511 / gestorven. / Discipel / von Julio Romano; links darunter (mit schwarzem Stift): hoog 8 d / [b] 5 ½ d; unten links (mit schwarzem Stift): f [?] ii
Verso unten links Stempel des Städelschen Kunstinstituts, Frankfurt am Main (Lugt 2356), mit zugehöriger Inventarnummer
Watermark
  • Nicht vorhanden

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

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Motifs and References

Genre
Main Motif
Persons Shown
Associated Persons and Institutions
Illustrated Passage
  • Bibel, Altes Testament, 2. Samuel 6,12-16
  • Bibel, Altes Testament, 1. Chronik 15,25-29
  • Bibel, Altes Testament, Exodus 32,1-6
  • Bibel, Altes Testament, 1. Samuel 17,51
  • Dante Alighieri: Die göttliche Komödie, 10. Gesang, 76-87

Iconclass

Primary
  • 71H627 David brings the ark into Jerusalem, dancing (half-)naked before the ark and making music, while the people rejoice
  • 71H6271 David brings the ark into Jerusalem, Michal looking through a window
Secondary

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20.05.2020