The Adoration of the Magi, Master of the von Groote Adoration
Master of the von Groote Adoration
The Adoration of the Magi
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Master of the von Groote Adoration

The Adoration of the Magi, 1516 – 1519


Dimensions
max. 114.6 x 84.8 cm
minimum height
90.5 cm
Physical Description
Mixed technique on oak
Inventory Number
2253
Object Number
2253A
Acquisition
Acquired in 2008 as donation of Dagmar Westberg
Status
On display

Audio

  • 01:38
    Basic information
  • 01:51
    Focus on art history
  • 01:25
    Focus on cultural history
  • 01:43
    Focus on religion

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
The Adoration of the Magi
Painter
Tryptich
Triptych with the Adoration of the Magi and Old Testament Scenes
Part Number / Total
1 / 3
Production Place
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Physical Description
Mixed technique on oak
Material
Technique

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Picture Copyright
© Städel Museum
Acquisition
Acquired in 2008 as donation of Dagmar Westberg

Work Content

Iconclass

Primary
  • 73B57 adoration of the kings: the Wise Men present their gifts to the Christ-child (gold, frankincense and myrrh)
  • 11F4222 Mary sitting or enthroned, the Christ-child sitting on her knee (Christ-child to Mary's left)
Secondary
  • 48C149 ruin of a building ~ architecture
  • 11G angels

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31.01.2019