Saul und die Hexe von Endor, Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn;  school
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
Saul und die Hexe von Endor
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Saul und die Hexe von Endor


Blatt
132 x 174 mm
Inventory Number
13074
Object Number
13074 Z
Acquisition
Acquired in 1906
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Saul und die Hexe von Endor
Draughtsman
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Material
Technique
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Nicht bezeichnet
Watermark
  • Wappen mit Lamm Christi, darüber eine Krone
Work Catalogues
  • Benesch V.254.911

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
Public Domain
Acquisition
Acquired in 1906

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Persons Shown
Associated Persons and Institutions
Illustrated Passage
  • Bibel, Altes Testament, 1. Samuel 28
  • Ovid: Metamorphosen, 8, 611-724

Iconclass

Primary
  • 71H314 Saul disguised as a soldier goes to the witch of Endor
  • 71H3153 the witch of Endor serves Saul a meal
Alternative
  • 95A(PHILEMON & BAUCIS)51 Philemon and his wife Baucis hospitably entertain Jupiter and Mercury in travellers' guise; possibly a goose, which they try to kill for the occasion, flies to the visitors for refuge

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Last update

01.02.2023