Navigation – Plan du site

Couverture Sillages Critiques n°21

Couverture Sillages Critiques n°21

@ domaine public
@ This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 100 years or less.

Author: Hans Holbein the Younger (1497/1498–1543)  
Titile: Detail from Portrait of the Merchant Georg Gisze (1532).
Medium: oil on oak
Dimensions:    Length: 86.2 cm (33.9 in). Height: 97.5 cm (38.4 in).
Current location: Gemäldegalerie, Berlin, Germany

Cartellino Inscription : a Latin poem (with Greek title)
    Διςνχων i Imagine Georgii Gysenii
    Ista, refert vultus, qua cernis, Imago Georgi
        /That what you see is George's picture, showing his features,
    Sic oculos viuos, sic habet ille genas
        /how vivid his eyes are and how his cheek is formed
    Anno aetatis suae xxxiiij
        /In his 34th year of age
    Anno dom 1532
        / A.D. 1532

Latin quote: Nulla sine merore voluptas
    / no pleasure without sorrow
Reference : Stephanie Buck, Hans Holbein, Cologne: Könemann, 1999, ISBN 3829025831.

Fichier original
  • Logo Université Paris-Sorbonne
  • Logo PUPS – Presses de l’université Paris-Sorbonne
  • Logo VALE – Voix anglophones, littérature et esthétique
  • OpenEdition Journals