Landscape with Bileam, Joseph Anton Koch
Joseph Anton Koch
Landscape with Bileam
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Joseph Anton Koch

Landscape with Bileam


Blatt
343 x 472 mm
Inventory Number
13734
Object Number
13734 Z
Acquisition
Acquired in 1916
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Landscape with Bileam
Draughtsman
Period Produced
Object Type
Material
Technique
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Captions Added Later
Bezeichnet oben rechts (mit Bleistift): III / 3
Verso unten rechts Stempel des Städelschen Kunstinstituts, Frankfurt am Main (Lugt 2356), mit zugehöriger Inventarnummer
Watermark
  • Nicht geprüft
Work Catalogues
  • Lutterotti Z 253

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
Public Domain
Acquisition
Acquired in 1916

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Persons Shown
Illustrated Passage
  • Bibel, Altes Testament

Iconclass

Primary
  • 71E33141 Balaam strikes his ass, whereupon the ass lies down and starts to speak
  • 71E3314 an angel holding a sword bars the way and causes Balaam's ass to turn aside; the angel is invisible to Balaam
  • 25HH114(+1) low hill country - HH - ideal landscapes (+ landscape with figures, staffage)

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08.02.2023