Resurrection, Hans Holbein the Elder
Hans Holbein the Elder
Resurrection
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Hans Holbein the Elder

Resurrection, 1501


Dimensions
166.3 x 150.5 cm
Physical Description
Mixed technique on spruce wood
Inventory Number
HM 13
Acquisition
On permanent loan from Historisches Museum Frankfurt am Main since 1922
Status
On display, 2nd upper level, Old Masters

Audio

  • 01:01
    Basic information
  • 01:35
    Focus on Frankfurt
  • 01:51
    Focus on art history
  • 01:50
    Focus on material

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Resurrection
Painter
Altar
Inside of the Outer Wings, Passion of Christ (High Altarpiece of the Dominican Church)
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Physical Description
Mixed technique on spruce wood
Material
Technique

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main, Dauerleihgabe des Historischen Museums Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
CC BY-SA 4.0 Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Acquisition
On permanent loan from Historisches Museum Frankfurt am Main since 1922

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Main Motif
Persons Shown
Illustrated Passage
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Matthäus 28,1-8
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Markus 16,1-8
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Lukas 24,1-12
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Johannes 20,1-10
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, 1. Korinther 15,20-28

Iconclass

Primary
  • 73E12 Christ, usually holding a banner, arises from the grave; often combined with sleeping and/or frightened soldiers
  • 73EE123 Christ stepping out of the tomb - EE - the tomb closed (with unbroken seals)
  • 73E23 angel(s) addressing the holy women ~ Resurrection of Christ

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02.12.2020