Cranach - The Baptist as an Adoring Infant
The Baptist as an Adoring Infant
Lucas Cranach the Elder
Private Collection
01.06.2020 - 20:21
Choose objects with for comparison
Painting:
CDA ID / Inventory NumberPRIVATE_NONE-P020
Persistent Linkhttp://lucascranach.org/PRIVATE_NONE-P020
FR (1978) No.FR222C
Title:
The Baptist as an Adoring Infant[Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979, No. 222C]
Attribution:
Lucas Cranach the Elder [Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979, No. 222C]
Dating:
about 1534[cda 2014]
Owner / Repository / Location:
OwnerPrivate Collection
RepositoryPrivate Collection
Location
Dimensions:
Dimensions of support: 15 1/2 x 10 in. (39 x 25.5 cm) [handwritten annotation D. Koepplin on the reverse of a photograph in the Archive D. Koepplin]
Support:
Painting on wood [cda 2014]
Signature / Date:
None
Inscriptions, Marks, Labels, Seals:
- at the top edge: 'S IOHANIS BAPTISTE' [cda 2014]
Description:
St John is depicted stepping forward with with folded hands. He is wearing a transparent shirt and is turned to the left. [Görres, cda 2014]
Provenance:
- Lazaro Collection, Madrid
- 11 March 1931 auction Sotheby's London, No. 45a
- Stroganoff Collection, Rome

[Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979, No. 222C]
Sources / Publications:
Reference on PageCatalogue NumberFigure/Plate
Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979222C