Cranach - Martin Luther
Martin Luther
Workshop Lucas Cranach the Elder
Lutherhaus Wittenberg
12.12.2018 - 02:10
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Painting:
CDA ID / Inventory NumberDE_LHW_G16
Persistent Linkhttp://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: 34.3 x 24.4 cm (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 [Lutherhaus Wittenberg, revised 2012]
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: 01.06.2010
  • Technical examination / Scientific analysis
  • Infrared reflectography
  • Workshop Lucas Cranach the Elder - Lutherhaus Wittenberg - Martin Luther - Infrared Images
  • 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