Cranach - Portrait of Martin Luther
Portrait of Martin Luther
Workshop Lucas Cranach the Elder
Private Collection
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Painting:
CDA ID / Inventory NumberPRIVATE_NONE-P031
Persistent Linkhttp://lucascranach.org/PRIVATE_NONE-P031
FR (1978) No.FR312F
Title:
Portrait of Martin Luther[Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979, No. 312F]
Attribution:
Workshop Lucas Cranach the Elder [Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979, No. 312F]
Dating:
1528 - 1529[Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979, No. 312F]
Owner / Repository / Location:
OwnerPrivate Collection
RepositoryPrivate Collection
Location
Dimensions:
Dimensions of support: c. 37.5 x 23.5 cm [in correlation with Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979, No. 312-313]
Support:
Painting on wood [Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979, No. 312F]
Signature / Date:
None
Inscriptions, Marks, Labels, Seals:
- at the bottom edge: 'Doctor Martin Luther seliger auserkoren / Die heilig schrift vns thvt offenbarn / Verdambt dardurch die Secten frei / Das Bapstumb vnd alle Abgottereij' [cda 2014]
Description:
A half-length portrait of the Reformer in three-quarter profile, facing right and wearing a black cloak and a black beret. [Görres, cda 2014]
Provenance:
- auction Peltzer, Amsterdam, 26 May 1914, No. 19

[Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979, No. 312F]
Sources / Publications:
Reference on PageCatalogue NumberFigure/Plate
Exhib. Cat. Frankfurt 2007188-18938p. 189
Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979312F
Friedländer, Rosenberg 1932251I