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Article: 777  

Gebhardt, Franz Karl Eduard von (1838–1925). Christus in Bethanien. (1891 painting)



Description:
Engraving on wood, paper
23 x 30,5
Lower left - E v Gebhardt
Lower right – G. Heder&Kirmse X.A.
Lower in the centre - E. Von Gebhardt – Christus in Bethanien.


Eduard von Gebhardt, a professor of the Düsseldorf Academy of Arts, was born in the village of Järva-Jaani in Estonia. He reworked the style of German religious painting by visualising evangelistic scenarios in Lutheran surroundings. His works are also of substantial interest as paintings in themselves. This gorgeous, strongly and sappily modelled characteristic portrait of a person in a bright gown of the style dating back to the Reformation (16th century).
The painter Eduard von Gebhardt, studied in the St Petersburg Academy of Arts professor of Düsseldorf Academy, whose works of art have been compared to the great masters of renaissance.
Exhibitions: Tallinn, Berlin, Dusseldorf, Brussels, Dresden.
One can see the reproduction of this work in A.Rosenberg monography (1899 of page 88, repr. 87), and K.Griezi's monographies (1995. And 121).


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