CRANACH, Lucas the Elder
(b. 1472, Kronach, d. 1553, Weimar)
Triptych with the Holy Kinship (detail)1509
Oil on panel
Städelsches Kunstinstitut, Frankfurt
The picture shows a detail of the central panel, the corner of the room. In this scene Cranach adds shadows to the grey palace and fades them into a twilit corner.