The Battle between the Divine and the Carnal Love, Dutch Master second half of the 18th century
Dutch Master second half of the 18th century
The Battle between the Divine and the Carnal Love
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Francois Duquesnoy (Kopie nach): Der Kampf der himmlischen mit der irdischen Liebe, nach 1628, Gipsrelief, 80 x 83,5 cm, Inv.-Nr. 318, Palazzo Spada, Rom

Dutch Master second half of the 18th century

The Battle between the Divine and the Carnal Love, ca. 1750 – 1800


Keilrahmen
59.5 x 121.0 cm
Physical Description
Oil on canvas
Inventory Number
482
Acquisition
Acquired in 1816 with the founder’s bequest
Status
On display

Work Data

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Title
The Battle between the Divine and the Carnal Love
Painter
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Physical Description
Oil on canvas
Material
Technique

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Picture Copyright
© Städel Museum
Acquisition
Acquired in 1816 with the founder’s bequest

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Main Motif
Associated Persons and Institutions

Iconclass

Primary
  • 33C82 heavenly love versus earthly love
  • 11G3 angels fighting
  • 11G191 angel(s) represented as child(ren)
  • 92D1916 cupids: 'amores', 'amoretti', 'putti'
Secondary

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15.05.2019