The choleric, Eduard Ille
Eduard Ille
The choleric
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Eduard Ille

The choleric, 1862


Blatt
292 x 356 mm
Inventory Number
14423
Object Number
14423 Z
Acquisition
Acquired in 1922
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
The choleric
Draughtsman
Series
Die Temperamente in vier Lebensbildern
Part Number / Total
2 / 5
Period Produced
Object Type
Material
Technique
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Signiert in der Darstellung unten links (mit der Feder in Grau): E Ille; bezeichnet oben (mit der Feder in Grau über Bleistift): Cholerisch.; unten (mit Bleistift): Heißblütigem Mann geht in des Zornes Glut / Manch schöne Lebensfreude oft verloren, // Die Mücke an der Wand bringt ihn in Wuth, / Zum Leid der Guten und zum Spott der Thoren.
Captions Added Later
Verso Stempel des Städelschen Kunstinstituts, Frankfurt am Main (Lugt 2356)
Watermark
  • Nicht geprüft

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
CC BY-SA 4.0 Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Acquisition
Acquired in 1922

Work Content

Motifs and References

Iconclass

Primary
  • 32A11 choleric temperament
  • 5(+12) Abstract Ideas and Concepts (+ abstract concept represented by male figure)
  • 41C38(+9) laid table as still life (+ broken, damaged tableware, etc.)
  • 31D14(+921) adult man (+ threatening; fury)

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12.01.2021