Neptune chassant les vents fait apaiser la tempeste, Unknown, 18th century, after Anne Claude Philippe de Caylus, after Jean-Antoine Watteau
Unknown, 18th century, Anne Claude Philippe de Caylus, Jean-Antoine Watteau
Neptune chassant les vents fait apaiser la tempeste
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Unknown, 18th century
afterAnne Claude Philippe de Caylus
afterJean-Antoine Watteau

Neptune chassant les vents fait apaiser la tempeste


Blatt
196 x 299 mm
Inventory Number
1855
Object Number
1855 Z
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Neptune chassant les vents fait apaiser la tempeste (Original Title)
Draughtsman
  • Unknown, 18th century
Inventor
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Material
Technique
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Bezeichnet unten links (mit der Feder in Braun): Neptune chassant les vents fait appaiser la tempeste
Captions Added Later
Verso unten links Stempel des Städelschen Kunstinstituts, Frankfurt am Main (Lugt 2356), mit zugehöriger Inventarnummer
Watermark
  • Nicht vorhanden
Work Catalogues
  • Rosenberg/Prat 1996.III.1196.R.170
  • Nicht bei Parker/Mathey

Property and Acquisition

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

Work Content

Motifs and References

Iconclass

Primary
  • 92H171 Neptune as lord of the sea
  • 25FF62 sea-horse, hippocamp, 'hippocampus', (horse/fish) (mythological hybrid monster)
  • 26C32 storm at sea
  • 26C0 'Venti' (Ripa)
  • 26C6 wind as a human face, blowing with rounded cheeks

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Last update

04.08.2020