Medieval Memoria Online

Description - Memorial Object

Virgin and Child with devotional portraits of a man and a woman

Add extra information

MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 522
Name Virgin and Child with devotional portraits of a man and a woman
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Madrid, Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza
Category
Type Memorial item (physical object)
Classification Single piece (painting)
Short description Painting showing the Virgin and Child with devotional portraits
Remarks about category Single piece: no separation between portrait(s) - main image
General date
General date 1525-1550
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
  • Scorel, Jan van
Original institution(s)
Still in original institution? no
Location inside the institution
In situ?
(Probable) original location
Argumentation
Related memorial objects in the same institution
Additional remarks (original location)
Additional remarks
Memorial piece
Function
  • liturgical/religious
Specification
Additional remarks
Memorial monument or floor slab
Function
Grave findings
Additional remarks
Original function unknown
Change in function
Remarks about function
Name
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [850] unknown woman (female)
  • [849] unknown man (male)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons unknown
Relation specification
Additional remarks
Name
Composition of the commissioning party
Specification
Members of the commissioning party
Commissioning person(s)
Commissioning Institution(s)
Relation between commissioning party and commemorated party
Relation specification
Additional remarks
Material(s)
  • wood (panel)
Specification
Traces of polychromy?
Reuse of older objects
Dimensions (cm)
Height x width x depth 56 x 76 x 0
Completeness Not the original frame
Condition
Conservation
Technical research
Specification (technical research)
Alterations
Alterations
Specification
Additional remarks
Provenance
Provenance See literature: exhibition catalogue of the Centraal Museum, Utrecht (Utrecht 1955)
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
Specification
  • Faries, M.; Helmus, L.M., De Madonna's van Jan van Scorel (1495-1562): seriereproductie van een geliefd motief (Utrecht 2000), 68-73
  • Hoogewerff, G.J., Jan van Scorel (Utrecht 1955), 45
Other documentation
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Single piece (front) of [522] Virgin and Child with devotional portraits of a man and a woman

Indication of part
Indication of part Single piece (front)
Short description
Short description Virgin and Child with devotional portraits of a man and a woman
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 56 x 76 x 0
Date
Year ca.1535
Specified date
Argumentation
  • based on stylistic research
Specification date based on stylistic analysis
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Madrid, Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza
Collection
Collection identifier 1930.104
Online description link
Alternative or previous collections
Alternative of previous identifiers
Accessibility
Remarks about holding institution
Contract
Contract
Artist(s)
Identity
Name Scorel, Jan van
Attribution
  • style
Specification attribution(s) on stylistic grounds
Assignment
Role
Specification
Additional remarks
Filiation
Filiation
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Portraits

Indication of part
Indication of part Single piece (front)
Place of the portrait
Place of the portrait on the left
Portrait of
Name unknown man
Sex male
Argumentation
  • not identified
Specification
Portrait — portraiture
Physical state of the portrayed person alive
Argumentation
Specification
Posture in half-figure
Manner of portrayal right hand on his chest
Portrait — clothing, attributes and insignia
Clothing
Type of clothing
Short description greyish-blue cloak or tabard
Attributes
Attributes
  • no general attributes
Specification
Insignia
Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks
Indication of part
Indication of part Single piece (front)
Place of the portrait
Place of the portrait on the right
Portrait of
Name unknown woman
Sex female
Argumentation
  • not identified
Specification
Portrait — portraiture
Physical state of the portrayed person alive
Argumentation
Specification
Posture in half-figure
Manner of portrayal folded hands
Portrait — clothing, attributes and insignia
Clothing
Type of clothing
Short description dark garment, white cap with lappets
Attributes
Attributes
  • no general attributes
Specification
Insignia
Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 849
Personal details
Name unknown man
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death
Additional remarks
Social standing
Status
Arguments
Specification
Member of a convent
Religious order
Specification
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy
Specification
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Personal identification number
Personal identification number 850
Personal details
Name unknown woman
Sex female
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death
Additional remarks
Social standing
Status
Arguments
Specification
Member of a convent
Religious order
Specification
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy
Specification
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Medieval Memoria Online v1.1 — © 2018 Utrecht University