The work represents the first profane portrait of full-length figures in European painting.


  • Title: Duke Henry the Pious
  • Creator Lifespan: 1472 - 1553
  • Creator Nationality: German
  • Creator Gender: Male
  • Creator Death Place: Weimar
  • Creator Birth Place: Kronach
  • Date Created: 1514
  • Physical Dimensions: w830 x h1845 cm
  • Painter: Lucas Cranach the Elder
  • Collection: Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister (Old Masters Picture Gallery)
  • Type: Painting
  • Rights: Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden Photograph: Hans Peter Klut/Elke Estel
  • External Link: http://skd-online-collection.skd.museum/de/contents/show?id=246875

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