Anrold Böcklin

The Sanctuary of Hercules



Anrold Böcklin - The Sanctuary of Hercules

Literature

John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 592


Provenance

Dr. Carl Steinbart (1852-1923), Berlin, by 1885
with Kunsthandlung Fritz Gurlitt, Berlin, in 1886
Julie Ginsberg, Berlin, by 1897
Dr. Arthur von Weinberg (1860-1943), Frankfurt-am-Main, by 1904
by inheritance to his adopted daughters, Charlotte Frederike, Princess Ferdinand Lobkowicz (1896-1973), Frankfurt-am-main, and Marie Elisabeth, Gräfin von Spreti (1892-1969)
presumably by inheritance to Marie Elisabeth's daughter, Alexandra-Beatrix Scherping (born 1929, née Countess von Spreti), Schloss Pähl, Bavaria
with Galerie Bruno Meissner, Zurich, by 1975
purchased 1976 by NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1976.36.1

Other works by Arnold Böcklin


Arnold Böcklin Island of the Dead
Island of the Dead
1880

Arnold Böcklin In the Sea
In the Sea
1883

Arnold Böcklin Diana's Hunt
Diana's Hunt
1896

Arnold Böcklin The Holy Grove
The Holy Grove
1886

Anrold Böcklin
The Sanctuary of Hercules
1884
113.8 x 180.5 cm
Oil on wood
Signed lower right: AB
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Andrew W. Mellon Fund