Cranach - Christ Taking Leave from the Virgin
Christ Taking Leave from the Virgin
Hans Kemmer
St. Annen-Museum, Lübeck
17.09.2019 - 10:25
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Painting:
CDA ID / Inventory NumberDE_SAML_1979-36
Persistent Linkhttp://lucascranach.org/DE_SAML_1979-36
FR (1978) No.FR-none
Title:
Christ Taking Leave from the Virgin[cda 2017]
Attribution:
Hans Kemmer [St. Annen-Museum, revised 2017] [http://www.museen-sh.de/Objekt/DE-MUS-088015/lido/1979-36] (accessed 22.Nov.2016)
Dating:
about 1520[http://www.museen-sh.de/Objekt/DE-MUS-088015/lido/1979-36] (accessed 22.Nov.2016)
Owner / Repository / Location:
OwnerKulturstiftung Hansestadt Lübeck, die Lübecker Museen
RepositorySt. Annen-Museum, Lübeck
LocationLübeck
Dimensions:
Dimensions of support: 46 x 34 cm [http://www.museen-sh.de/Objekt/DE-MUS-088015/lido/1979-36] (accessed 22.Nov.2016)
Support:
Painting on poplar wood [http://www.museen-sh.de/Objekt/DE-MUS-088015/lido/1979-36] (accessed 22.Nov.2016) Lime wood (?) [unpublished examination report I. Sandner]
Signature / Date:
Artist's insignia on the pillar of the gate: 'HK'
Inscriptions, Marks, Labels, Seals:
Original Inscriptions:
None
Inscriptions, Marks, Labels, Seals:
Reverse of the support: Label: 'Wahrscheinlich von Hans Schäuffelein, Blühte um 1515, ? 1539 oder 1540. Schüler des Albrecht Dürer, auf der auction v. Einsiedel von Roibersdorf 1832. Dahl.' [http://www.museen-sh.de/Objekt/DE-MUS-088015/lido/1979-36] (accessed 22.Nov.2016)
Description:
In front of a city gate Jesus takes leave of his mother, who has collapsed and is encircled by weeping women. Three disciples are grouped behind Jesus.
Provenance:
- auction of Einsiedel von Roibersdorf 1832. Dahl (label on the reverse)
- since 1979 in the collection
Material / Technique:
  • Date:
  • Technical examination / Scientific analysis
  • Infrared reflectography
  • Underdrawing
  • - an underdrawing is visible in the infrared reflectograph; dark, fluid medium and a brush (?)
    [unpublished examination report, I. Sandner]