Virgin on the Crescent Moon Worshipped by the Donor Hieronymus Rudelauf, Lucas Cranach the Elder  Werkstatt
Lucas Cranach the Elder
Virgin on the Crescent Moon Worshipped by the Donor Hieronymus Rudelauf
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Lucas Cranach the Elder Werkstatt

Virgin on the Crescent Moon Worshipped by the Donor Hieronymus Rudelauf, before 1523


Dimensions
89.9 x 60.3 x min. 1.3 cm
maximum depth
1.3 cm
Physical Description
Mixed technique on limewood
Inventory Number
1731
Acquisition
Acquired in 1923 as a bequest from Adolph Freiherr von Holzhausen
Status
Not exhibited

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Virgin on the Crescent Moon Worshipped by the Donor Hieronymus Rudelauf
Painter
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Physical Description
Mixed technique on limewood
Material
Technique

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Picture Copyright
© Städel Museum
Acquisition
Acquired in 1923 as a bequest from Adolph Freiherr von Holzhausen

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Main Motif
Persons Shown
Associated Persons and Institutions
Associated Source
  • Bibel, Neues Testament, Offenbarung 12,1

Iconclass

Primary
  • 11F4132(+5) Madonna on the crescent of the moon (sometimes called Queen of Heaven) (in mandorla) (+ donor(s), supplicant(s), whether or not with patron saint(s))
  • 11F731 Mary holding something, e.g. apple, bunch of grapes, crucifix, goldfinch ~ Madonna-representations
  • 25G21(APPLE) fruits: apple
  • 61B2(RUDELAUF, Hieronymus)2(+53) historical person (RUDELAUF, Hieronymus) - scene ~ historical person(RUDELAUF, Hieronymus) (RUDELAUF, Hieronymus) (+ half-length portrait)
  • 31D16(+4) old man (+ three-quarter view)
  • 31A2522 hands folded
  • 11G191 angel(s) represented as child(ren)
  • 11G1911 cherubs, i.e. children's heads with wings
Secondary

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26.09.2019