Martin Luther, bust-length, facing right

Martin Luther, bust-length, facing right

Title

Martin Luther, bust-length, facing right

[KKL 2022]

Painting on parchment, attached to oak wood

See German text version

Attribution
Lucas Cranach the Elder und Werkstatt

Attribution

Lucas Cranach the Elder und Werkstatt

[KKL 2022]

Production date
about 1528 - 1530

Production date

about 1528 - 1530

[KKL 2022]

Dimensions
Dimensions of support: 31,5 x 22,7 x 0,6 cm

Dimensions

  • Dimensions of support: 31,5 x 22,7 x 0,6 cm

  • [KKL 2022]

Signature / Dating
Artist's insignia, top of shoulder right: winged serpent with elevated wings, facing right, with yellow paint

Signature / Dating

  • Artist's insignia, top of shoulder right: winged serpent with elevated wings, facing right, with yellow paint

  • [KKL 2022]

Owner
Private Collection
Repository
Private Collection
Location
CDA ID
PRIVATE_NONE-P409
FR (1978) Nr.
FR-none
KKL-No
IV.M1, Part of portait group IV
Persistent Link
https://lucascranach.org/en/PRIVATE_NONE-P409/

Provenance

  • Christie's Amsterdam, Old Masters and 19th Century Art, Sale 2640, 13 April 2010, Lot 12 (as Follower of Lucas Cranach II) Christie's online database, accessed 08-12-2020
  • Private collection
  • Sotheby's, London, 6 July 2011, Lot 35
  • Private collection
  • Hampel Fine Art Auctions, Munich
  • Private collection
    [KKL 2022]

Exhibitions

Lemgo 2017

Literature

Reference on page Catalogue Number Figure/Plate
Exhib. Cat. Lemgo 2017
Author / EditorHeiner Borggrefe, Vera Lübkes, Detlef Haberland
TitleMachs Maul auf! Reformation im Weserraum, Lemgo, Weserrenaissance-Museum Schloss Brake, 03.09.2017-07.01.2018,
Place of PublicationDresden
Year of Publication2017
  • Martin Luther, bust-length, facing right, about 1528 - 1530

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Technical studies

Date2018 - 2021

Support

See German version

Condition Reports

Date2018 - 2021

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  • examined by Wibke Ottweiler

Conservation History

Date2010 -

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Versions

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