Wooded Landscape with Figures, Jan Brueghel the Elder
Jan Brueghel the Elder
Wooded Landscape with Figures
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Jan Brueghel the Elder

Wooded Landscape with Figures, ca. 1605 – 1610


Dimensions
15.8 x 26.3 cm
Physical Description
Oil on copper
Inventory Number
1220
Acquisition
Acquired in 1892 as bequest by Moritz Gontard
Status
On display, 2nd upper level, Old Masters, room 10

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About the Acquisition

The merchant and art collector Moritz von Gontard was chairman of the administrative committee of the Städelsches Kunstinstitut for a long time until his death. Gontard made a gift to the museum on two occasions: once for the opening of the new building in Schaumainkai, completed in 1878, which he took as an opportunity to present the museum with Lucas Cranach's 'Venus'. Eight years later Moritz von Gontard died and bequeathed thirty-three Dutch and Flemish Baroque paintings to the Städel.

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07.06.2024