King David Receiving the Cistern Water of Bethlehem, Master of the von Groote Adoration
Master of the von Groote Adoration
King David Receiving the Cistern Water of Bethlehem
DE
Back to top
This work belongs to a main work

Master of the von Groote Adoration

King David Receiving the Cistern Water of Bethlehem, 1516 – 1519


Dimensions
max. 99.5 x 42.2 cm
minimum height
91.8 cm
Physical Description
Mixed technique on oak
Inventory Number
2253
Object Number
2253B
Acquisition
Acquired in 2008 as donation of Dagmar Westberg
Status
On display, 2nd upper level, Old Masters

Audio

  • 01:38
    Basic information
  • 01:51
    Focus on art history
  • 01:25
    Focus on cultural history
  • 01:43
    Focus on religion

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
King David Receiving the Cistern Water of Bethlehem
Painter
Tryptich
Triptych with the Adoration of the Magi and Old Testament Scenes
Part Number / Total
2 / 3
Production Place
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Physical Description
Mixed technique on oak
Material
Technique

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 2008 as donation of Dagmar Westberg

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Main Motif
Persons Shown
Associated Persons and Institutions
Illustrated Passage
  • Bibel, Altes Testament, 2. Samuel, 23,15-17
  • Bibel, Altes Testament, 1. Chronik 11,18

Iconclass

Primary
  • 71H5263 three of David's heroes draw water out of the well of Bethlehem, during their stay in the cave Adullam; David pours the water out
Secondary
  • 44B1211 throne-room
  • 25I1 city-view in general; 'veduta'
  • 25FF22 fabulous animals ~ monkeys

Similar works

  • All
  • Motif
  • Picture Elements
  • Association
  • Atmosphere
  • Emotion
Show connecting keywords Hide connecting keywords

Tap on any work to display common keywords.

Hover over a work to display connecting keywords.

More to discover

Contact

Do you have any suggestions, questions or information about this work?

Last import

02.07.2020