Collection / Highlights Old Master Painting

OLD MASTERS 1300 – 1800

The Old Masters collection at the Städel Museum presents highlights from five hundred years of art history with paintings by Jan van Eyck, Lochner, Mantegna, Botticelli, Dürer, Holbein, Grünewald, Elsheimer, Rembrandt, Vermeer, Poussin and many others. World-famous masterpieces span the period from the fourteenth to the eighteenth centuries and retrace the development of Europe’s most important painting schools from the Middle Ages and the Renaissance to the Baroque and Neoclassicism.

Old Master Painting

Dirck van Baburen, Young Man Singing, 1622

Dirck van Baburen

Young Man Singing

Old Master Painting

Hans Baldung, called Grien, Two Witches, 1523

Hans Baldung, called Grien

Two Witches

Old Master Painting

Barnaba da Modena, Madonna and Child, 1367

Barnaba da Modena

Madonna and Child

Old Master Painting

Hieronymus Bosch, Ecce Homo, ca. 1480/90

Hieronymus Bosch

Ecce Homo

Old Master Painting

Sandro Botticelli, Idealized Portrait of a Lady (Simonetta Vespucci), ca. 1480

Sandro Botticelli

Idealized Portrait of a Lady

Old Master Painting

Adriaen Brouwer, The Bitter Potion

Adriaen Brouwer

The Bitter Potion

Old Master Painting

Jean-Baptiste-Siméon Chardin, Still Life with Partridge and Pear, 1748

Jean-Baptiste-Siméon Chardin

Still Life with Partridge and Pear

Old Master Painting

Lucas Cranach the Elder, Venus, 1532

Lucas Cranach the Elder


Old Master Painting

Albrecht Dürer, Portrait of a Young Woman, 1497

Albrecht Dürer

Portrait of a Young Woman

Old Master Painting

Adam Elsheimer, The Frankfurt Altarpiece of the Exaltation of the True Cross, 1605–08/09

Adam Elsheimer

The Frankfurt Altarpiece

Old Master Painting

Jan van Eyck, Lucca Madonna

Jan van Eyck

Lucca Madonna

Old Master Painting

Pontormo (Jacopo Carucci), Portrait of a Lady, ca. 1600

Jacopo Carucci called Pontormo

Portrait of a Lady
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