Saint Ambrose vesting Saint Augustine, Umbrian Master ca. 1500
Umbrian Master ca. 1500
Saint Ambrose vesting Saint Augustine
Back to top
This work belongs to a main work

Umbrian Master ca. 1500

Saint Ambrose vesting Saint Augustine, ca. 1510


Dimensions
27.5 x 65.6 x 3.0 cm
Physical Description
Wood
Inventory Number
2268
Acquisition
Acquired in 2009, Property of Städelscher Museums-Verein e.V.
Status
On display, 2nd upper level, Old Masters

Audio

  • 01:51
    Basic information
  • 01:24
    Focus on art history
  • 01:49
    Focus on religion

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Saint Ambrose vesting Saint Augustine
Painter
Altar
Scenes from the Life of Saint Augustine
Part Number / Total
2 / 3
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Physical Description
Wood
Material
Technique
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Bezeichnet auf der Vorderkante des Podestes in Bildmitte: S. AGVSTINVS. .S. ANBROGIVS.

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Picture Copyright
© Städel Museum
Acquisition
Acquired in 2009, Property of Städelscher Museums-Verein e.V.

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Main Motif
Persons Shown
Associated Persons and Institutions
Illustrated Passage
  • Die Legenda aurea des Jacobus de Voragine, übersetzt von Richard Benz, Heidelberg 1984, S. 636

Iconclass

Primary
  • 11P31535 entering a convent
  • 11H(AUGUSTINE) Augustine, bishop of Hippo; possible attributes: arrows piercing his breast, book, child with spoon, flaming heart, heart (pierced with arrows), pen
  • 11H(AMBROSE) Ambrose, bishop of Milan; possible attributes: beehive, cradle with baby, three-knotted scourge
  • 31D14 adult man
Secondary

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

05.11.2019