CRANACH, Lucas the Elder
(b. 1472, Kronach, d. 1553, Weimar)

Hunt in Honour of Charles V at the Castle of Torgau

Oil on panel, 114 x 175 cm
Museo del Prado, Madrid

Lucas Cranach and his workshop painted several versions of this subject. This painting is highly characteristic of the style of Lucas Cranach.

Suggested listening (streaming mp3, 3 minutes):
Carl Maria von Weber: Der Freischütz, Act III: Jägerchor