Cranach - Martin Luther
Martin Luther
Workshop Lucas Cranach the Elder
Lutherhaus Wittenberg
16.05.2022 - 07:39
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Painting:
CDA ID / Inventory NumberDE_LHW_G16
Persistent Linkhttps://lucascranach.org/DE_LHW_G16
FR (1978) No.FR-none
Title:
Martin Luther[Lutherhaus Wittenberg, revised 2012]
Attribution:
Workshop Lucas Cranach the Elder [Lutherhaus Wittenberg, revised 2012]
Dating:
1528 Pendant dated [Lutherhaus Wittenberg, revised 2012]
Owner / Repository / Location:
OwnerStiftung Luthergedenkstätten in Sachsen-Anhalt
RepositoryLutherhaus Wittenberg
LocationWittenberg
Dimensions:
Dimensions of support: 35,75 x 24.5 x 1,3 cm
[KKL 2020]
(without additions)
Dimensions of support: 36.2 x 26.2 cm
(with additions)
Dimensions including frame: 45.4 x 34.7 cm
[Lutherhaus Wittenberg, revised 2012]
Support:
Painting on beech wood (Fagus sp.)
[Klein Bericht 2019]
Signature / Date:
Pendant is signed with winged serpent und dated '1528'
[Görres, CDA 2012]
Description:
Half-length portrait of Luther, facing right, wearing a black robe and black beret in front of bluish-green background
[Lutherhaus Wittenberg, revised 2012]
Provenance:
Augustin Collection
[Lutherhaus Wittenberg, revised 2012]
Sources / Publications:
Reference on PageCatalogue NumberFigure/Plate
Exhib. Cat. Wittenberg 1992p. 180
Treu, Pellmann 1991p. 72
Exhib. Cat. Wittenberg 198427, 194, 19534
Kabus, Pötschke 198331
Ullmann 197363, 193
Jordan 19246, 27, 47, 71
Jordan 19206
Material / Technique:
  • Date: 2018 - 2021
  • 8.01 Support
  • See German version
      • Date: 06. 2010
      • Technical examination / Scientific analysis
      • Infrared reflectography
      • Workshop Lucas Cranach the Elder - Lutherhaus Wittenberg - Martin Luther - Infrared Images
      • 8.03 Underdrawing
      • - an underdrawing is not readily visible

        [Smith, Sandner, Heydenreich, cda 2012]
        • photographed by: Gunnar Heydenreich
        • photographed by: Ingo Sandner
        History of Restoration:
        • Date: 07.06.2001
          • conservation treatment by: Ateliergemeinschaft Reschke & Beck