Description & Technical information

Date:  1535 - 1538
Period:  16th Century
Origin:  Wittenberg
Medium: Oil on wood

Serpent with lowered wings in yellow colour, on the upper right edge, above the shoulder of Omphale

Dimensions: 83 x 120.8 x 0.7 cm (32⁵/₈ x 47¹/₂ x 0¹/₄ inches)

Provenance: Collection Stemmler Cologne;

Kunsthaus Lempertz, Auction 468, Cologne, 17.05.1962, Lot 42; 

Private collection, Bamberg, since 2007.


Expert report by Prof. Dr. Gunnar Heydenreich, 19.09.2018

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