Cranach - The Fall of Man: Eve
The Fall of Man: Eve
Workshop Lucas Cranach the Elder
Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
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CDA ID / Inventory NumberAT_KHM_GG929b
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The Fall of Man: Eve[CDA 2011]
Workshop Lucas Cranach the Elder [Kunsthistorisches Museum, revised 2011]
about 1520[Kunsthistorisches Museum, revised 2011]
Owner / Repository / Location:
OwnerKunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
RepositoryKunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
Dimensions of support: 72,4 (l.) 72,6 (r.) x 28,8 (t.) 28,9 (b.) cm Dimensions of the painted surface: 71.9 (l.) 72.2 (r.) x 28.8 (t.) 28.9 (b.) cm Dimensions including the frame: 84.8 x 41.4 x 4.6 cm [Kunsthistorisches Museum, revised 2011]
Painting on lime wood (Tilia sp.) [Kunsthistorisches Museum, revised 2011]
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Inscriptions, Marks, Labels, Seals:
Reverse of the panel: - top centre: printed paper label: 'II. D. u. N. 1. 109.' in white chalk: 'K' - centre: printed paper label: 'C. LUC. CRA (...) Nro.' (half cut off - missing half on the reverse of GG_929a) - bottom right (upside down): stamp: 'GI 1949' - bottom right: printed paper label: 'Direktion der Gemäldegalerie, Kunsthistorisches Staatsmuseum', handwritten addition in black pen: '929b' [Kunsthistorisches Museum, revised 2011]
Eve as a full-length figure, depicted standing with the serpent and an apple [Tüchler, Schütz, Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna 2011]
- Collection of the Archduke Leopold Wilhelm, Inventory 1659, No. 664?
- Inventory from 1730 as Padovanino [Storffer , Bd. II, 1730, No. 169]

[Kunsthistorisches Museum, revised 2011]
Vienna 1972, No. 5
Sources / Publications:
Reference on PageCatalogue NumberFigure/Plate
Exhib. Cat. Prague 201684, 85
Exhib. Cat. London 200727
Exhib. Cat. Prague 200588 (English version 36)under no. 17
Reiter 199442, Fn. 20
Exhib. Cat. Vienna 1972No. 5
Cat. Vienna 1938No. 1923
Baldass 1922 B80
Frimmel 1917104-105
Cat. Vienna 1886No. 1490