The Flood (Die Sintflut)
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Bibl. reference:

Hubert Russ, Brigitte Herrbach-Schmidt (ed.): Die Sintflut. Ein Gemälde von Hans Baldung Grien, 1516 und die Entwicklung der Sintflutdarstellungen vom frühen Christentum bis ins 19. Jahrhundert. Begleitschrift zur Ausstellung, Bamberg: Historisches Museum Bamberg 1988 (in German).

Of general interest:

Hanna Hohl: Die Darstellung der Sintflut und die Gestaltung des Elementaren, PhD Diss. Univ. Tübingen 1967.

Heike Talkenberger: Sintflut: Prophetie und Zeitgeschehen in Texten und Holzschnitten astrologischer Flugschriften, 1488-1528, Tübingen 1990 (Studien und Texte zur Sozialgeschichte der Literatur 26) (in German).

Owner/Location: Neue Residenz, Bamberg (Germany)
Dates: 1516
Artist age:Approximately 31 years old.
Dimensions: Unknown
Medium: Painting - oil on panel
Entered by: Member fleurdelys on 15 September 2012.
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