The Thousand-Year-Old Oak, Carl Friedrich Lessing
Carl Friedrich Lessing
The Thousand-Year-Old Oak
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Carl Friedrich Lessing

The Thousand-Year-Old Oak, 1837


Dimensions
123.0 x 165.7 cm
Physical Description
Oil on canvas
Inventory Number
1011
Acquisition
Acquired as a gift from the heirs of Friedrich John
Status
Not on display

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
The Thousand-Year-Old Oak
Painter
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Physical Description
Oil on canvas
Material
Technique
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Monogrammiert und datiert unten, etwas links von der Mitte, auf einem Stein am Bachufer: C. F. L. 1837.

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 as a gift from the heirs of Friedrich John

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Main Motif
Persons Shown
Associated Persons and Institutions

Iconclass

Primary
  • 25G3(OAK) trees: oak
  • 25H151 deciduous forest
  • 42D3 marriage, married couple, 'matrimonium'
  • 31A233(+2) kneeling figure (+ back view)
  • 31AA233(+2) kneeling figure - AA - female human figure (+ back view)
  • 11Q2 (private) prayer; 'Oratione', 'Preghiere', 'Preghiere a Dio' (Ripa)
Secondary
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02.07.2020