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Adoration of the Shepherds with devotional portraits of the Boelen family

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 524
Name Adoration of the Shepherds with devotional portraits of the Boelen family
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Naples, Museo Nazionale di Capodimonte
Category
Type Memorial item (physical object)
Classification Single piece (painting)
Short description Painting showing the Adoration of the Shepherds with devotional portraits, blank heraldic shields and saints
Remarks about category Single piece: no separation between portrait(s) - main image
General date
General date 1500-1525
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
  • Oostsanen, Jacob Cornelisz. van
Original institution(s)
Original institution [278] St. Andries-ter-Zaliger-Haven, Kartuizers (St Andrew's Monastery, Carthusians), Amsterdam
Arguments
  • based on research (literature, archival or archaeological research)
Specification documents: the painting is mentioned in the donation register of this monastery; two of the commemorated persons had entered this monastery; iconography of the painting (see Saint Portraits; Andrew)
Still in original institution? no
Location inside the institution
In situ?
(Probable) original location
  • on an altar
Argumentation
Related memorial objects in the same institution
Additional remarks (original location)
Additional remarks
Memorial piece
Function
  • liturgical/religious
  • social
Specification
Additional remarks
Memorial monument or floor slab
Function
Grave findings
Additional remarks
Original function memorial painting; commemorating a family; altarpiece
Change in function
Remarks about function arguments for functions: historical facts (some of the portrayed persons had already died before the work was made); size of the painting
Name Boelen family
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [859] prematurely deceased daughter of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr. (female)
  • [4383] unknown daughter of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr (female)
  • [858] Vechter Dirk Boelen (male)
  • [860] Margriet Claas Heinszsdr. (Heijnen) (female)
  • [4378] Jacob Dirk Boelen de Jonge (male)
  • [856] Gerrit Dirk Boelen (male)
  • [4385] Duifje Dirk Boelen (female)
  • [857] Margriet Dirk Boelen (female)
  • [4387] unknown daughter of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr (female)
  • [861] Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. (male)
  • [4384] Agnes Dirk Boelen (female)
  • [4382] Jacob Dirk Boelen de Oude (male)
  • [4381] Hillebrand Dirk Boelen (male)
  • [4380] prematurely deceased son of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr. (male)
  • [4386] Geerte Dirk Boelen (female)
  • [4379] Boel Dirk Boelen (male)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons nuclear family
Relation specification married couple with seven sons and seven daughters
Additional remarks arguments for identification of commemorated party: iconography of the painting; archival research (in literature)
Name Margriet Dirk Boelen
Composition of the commissioning party
  • single person
Specification
Members of the commissioning party
Commissioning person(s)
  • [857] Margriet Dirk Boelen (female)
Commissioning Institution(s)
Relation between commissioning party and commemorated party The commissioning party belonged to the commemorated party and was a spouse and/or relative of the other member(s) of the commemorated party
Relation specification
Additional remarks Margriet is mentioned as donatrix of this painting in the donation register of the monastery of St. Andries-ter-Zaliger-Haven in Amsterdam
Material(s)
  • wood (panel)
Specification oil on oak
Traces of polychromy?
Reuse of older objects
Dimensions (cm)
Height x width x depth 128 x 177 x 0
Completeness
Condition
Conservation
Technical research
Specification (technical research)
Alterations
Alterations
Specification
Additional remarks
Provenance
Provenance See literature: Catalogue Museo e Galleria Nazionale di Capodimonte, Naples (Naples 1999)
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
Specification
  • Bueren, T. van; Dudok van Heel, S.A.C., Een Amsterdams raadsel: wie is wie op de memorietafel van Margriet Boelen?, Jacobsbode. Nieuwsbrief van de Stichting Jacob Cornelisz. van Oostsanen 10 (2011), 1-6
  • Carroll, J.L., The paintings of Jacob Cornelisz. van Oostsanen (1472?-1533) ( 1987)
  • Holterman, Bart, Representations of Jerusalem pilgrims, http://memo.hum.uu.nl/jerusalem/pages/30.shtml
  • Hoogewerff, G.J., De Noord-Nederlandse schilderkunst, vol II (The Hague 1936)
  • Rivazio, P.; Cassani, S., Dipinti dal XIII al XVI secolo: le collezioni borboniche e post-unitarie (Naples 1999)
  • Scholtens, H.J.J., Het te Napels bewaarde Kersttafereel van Jacob Cornelisz. van Oostsanen, Oud Holland 73 (1958), 198-210, 198-210
Other documentation
Additional remarks
Additional remarks The Boelen family originated from Amsterdam. Archival research has revealed that Dirk and Margriet had ten children. The painting, however, shows fourteen children. Four of the children probably died before their names were recorded in documents.

Single piece (front) of [524] Adoration of the Shepherds with devotional portraits of the Boelen family

Indication of part
Indication of part Single piece (front)
Short description
Short description Adoration of the Shepherds with devotional portraits of the Boelen family, blank heraldic shields and SS Andrew and Margaret
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 128 x 177 x 0
Date
Year 1512
Specified date
Argumentation
  • date given on the object (not date of death)
Specification date inscribed on the beam of the stable
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Naples, Museo Nazionale di Capodimonte
Collection
Collection identifier unknown
Online description link
Alternative or previous collections
Alternative of previous identifiers
Accessibility
Remarks about holding institution
Contract
Contract
Artist(s)
Identity
Name Oostsanen, Jacob Cornelisz. 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 first person from the left (in the back)
Portrait of
Name Jacob Dirk Boelen de Jonge
Sex male
Argumentation
  • based on literature or archival research
Specification genealogical research; arrangement of the portraits
Portrait — portraiture
Physical state of the portrayed person alive
Argumentation
Specification
Posture kneeling
Manner of portrayal
Portrait — clothing, attributes and insignia
Clothing
Type of clothing
Short description
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 second person from the left
Portrait of
Name Gerrit Dirk Boelen
Sex male
Argumentation
  • based on literature or archival research
Specification genealogical research; arrangement of the portraits
Portrait — portraiture
Physical state of the portrayed person alive
Argumentation
Specification
Posture kneeling
Manner of portrayal
Portrait — clothing, attributes and insignia
Clothing
Type of clothing clothes of an ecclesiastical office holder
Short description alb, black stole
Attributes
Attributes
Specification
Insignia
Insignia
  • pilgrim insignia
Specification palm branch (Jerusalem feather)
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks Gerrit Dirk Boelen had been on a pilgrimage to the Holy Land. He was a priest in Amsterdam.
Indication of part
Indication of part Single piece (front)
Place of the portrait
Place of the portrait third person from the left (in the foreground)
Portrait of
Name Vechter Dirk Boelen
Sex male
Argumentation
  • based on literature or archival research
Specification genealogical research; arrangement of the portraits
Portrait — portraiture
Physical state of the portrayed person alive
Argumentation
Specification
Posture kneeling
Manner of portrayal folded hands
Portrait — clothing, attributes and insignia
Clothing
Type of clothing
Short description black fur-lined tabard with wide sleeves
Attributes
Attributes
  • no general attributes
Specification
Insignia
Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks Vechter Dirk Boelen became a priest after the death of his wife
Indication of part
Indication of part Single piece (front)
Place of the portrait
Place of the portrait fourth person from the left (in the back)
Portrait of
Name Boel Dirk Boelen
Sex male
Argumentation
  • based on literature or archival research
Specification genealogical research; arrangement of the portraits
Portrait — portraiture
Physical state of the portrayed person alive
Argumentation
Specification
Posture kneeling
Manner of portrayal
Portrait — clothing, attributes and insignia
Clothing
Type of clothing
Short description black garment
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 fifth person from the left (in the back)
Portrait of
Name prematurely deceased son of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr.
Sex male
Argumentation
  • not identified
Specification
Portrait — portraiture
Physical state of the portrayed person deceased
Argumentation
  • unusual/different clothing
Specification red clothes
Posture kneeling
Manner of portrayal
Portrait — clothing, attributes and insignia
Clothing
Type of clothing
Short description
Attributes
Attributes
  • no general attributes
Specification
Insignia
Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks This is a prematurely deceased son of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr.
Indication of part
Indication of part Single piece (front)
Place of the portrait
Place of the portrait sixth person from the left
Portrait of
Name Hillebrand Dirk Boelen
Sex male
Argumentation
  • based on literature or archival research
Specification genealogical research; arrangement of the portraits
Portrait — portraiture
Physical state of the portrayed person alive
Argumentation
Specification
Posture kneeling
Manner of portrayal folded hands
Portrait — clothing, attributes and insignia
Clothing
Type of clothing clothes of a member of a convent
Short description white scapular worn over a white habit, cowl
Attributes
Attributes
  • no general attributes
Specification
Insignia
Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks Hillebrand Dirk Boelen was a Carthusian monk who had entered the monastery of St. Andries-ter-Zaliger-Haven in Amsterdam. The memorial painting was donated to this monastery.
Indication of part
Indication of part Single piece (front)
Place of the portrait
Place of the portrait seventh person from the left (in the back)
Portrait of
Name Jacob Dirk Boelen de Oude
Sex male
Argumentation
  • based on literature or archival research
Specification genealogical research; arrangement of the portraits
Portrait — portraiture
Physical state of the portrayed person alive
Argumentation
Specification
Posture kneeling
Manner of portrayal folded hands
Portrait — clothing, attributes and insignia
Clothing
Type of clothing clothes of a member of a convent
Short description white scapular worn over a white habit, cowl
Attributes
Attributes
  • no general attributes
Specification
Insignia
Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks Jacob Dirk Boelen de Oude was a Carthusian converse brother who had entered the monastery of St. Andries-ter-Zaliger-Haven in Amsterdam. The memorial painting was donated to this monastery.
Indication of part
Indication of part Single piece (front)
Place of the portrait
Place of the portrait eighth person from the left (in the foreground)
Portrait of
Name Dirk Boelen Hendriksz.
Sex male
Argumentation
  • based on literature or archival research
Specification genealogical research; arrangement of the portraits
Portrait — portraiture
Physical state of the portrayed person alive
Argumentation
Specification
Posture kneeling
Manner of portrayal folded hands
Portrait — clothing, attributes and insignia
Clothing
Type of clothing
Short description black garment
Attributes
Attributes
  • object(s)
Specification red purse or satchel; dagger
Insignia
Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. had died fifty years before the painting was made. He is depicted wearing garments that would have been considered old-fashioned in 1512, when the memorial piece was painted.
Additional remarks
Indication of part
Indication of part Single piece (front)
Place of the portrait
Place of the portrait first person from the right (in the back)
Portrait of
Name prematurely deceased daughter of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr.
Sex female
Argumentation
  • not identified
Specification
Portrait — portraiture
Physical state of the portrayed person deceased
Argumentation
  • unusual/different clothing
Specification red cap
Posture kneeling
Manner of portrayal
Portrait — clothing, attributes and insignia
Clothing
Type of clothing
Short description
Attributes
Attributes
  • no general attributes
Specification
Insignia
Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks This is a prematurely deceased daughter of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr.
Indication of part
Indication of part Single piece (front)
Place of the portrait
Place of the portrait second person from the right
Portrait of
Name unknown daughter of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr
Sex female
Argumentation
  • not identified
Specification
Portrait — portraiture
Physical state of the portrayed person alive
Argumentation
Specification
Posture kneeling
Manner of portrayal
Portrait — clothing, attributes and insignia
Clothing
Type of clothing
Short description white cap with lappets
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 third person from the right (in the foreground)
Portrait of
Name Margriet Dirk Boelen
Sex female
Argumentation
  • based on literature or archival research
Specification genealogical research; arrangement of the portraits
Portrait — portraiture
Physical state of the portrayed person alive
Argumentation
Specification
Posture kneeling
Manner of portrayal folded hands
Portrait — clothing, attributes and insignia
Clothing
Type of clothing
Short description black garment, black veil worn over a white cap, white guimpe
Attributes
Attributes
  • no general attributes
Specification
Insignia
Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing The black garment and white guimpe indicate that this woman was a widow
Additional remarks Margriet Dirk Boelen was the patron of the memorial painting
Indication of part
Indication of part Single piece (front)
Place of the portrait
Place of the portrait fourth or seventh person from the right (in the back)
Portrait of
Name Duifje Dirk Boelen
Sex female
Argumentation
  • based on literature or archival research
Specification genealogical research; arrangement of the portraits
Portrait — portraiture
Physical state of the portrayed person alive
Argumentation
Specification
Posture kneeling
Manner of portrayal
Portrait — clothing, attributes and insignia
Clothing
Type of clothing clothes of a member of a convent
Short description brown habit, brown veil worn over a white veil, white guimpe
Attributes
Attributes
  • no general attributes
Specification
Insignia
Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks Duifje Dirk Boelen was a Tertiary nun who had entered the St. Luciënklooster (convent of St Lucia) in Amsterdam
Indication of part
Indication of part Single piece (front)
Place of the portrait
Place of the portrait fifth person from the right (in the back)
Portrait of
Name unknown daughter of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr
Sex female
Argumentation
  • not identified
Specification
Portrait — portraiture
Physical state of the portrayed person alive
Argumentation
Specification
Posture kneeling
Manner of portrayal
Portrait — clothing, attributes and insignia
Clothing
Type of clothing
Short description
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 sixth person from the right
Portrait of
Name Geerte Dirk Boelen
Sex female
Argumentation
  • based on literature or archival research
Specification genealogical research; arrangement of the portraits
Portrait — portraiture
Physical state of the portrayed person alive
Argumentation
Specification
Posture kneeling
Manner of portrayal folded hands
Portrait — clothing, attributes and insignia
Clothing
Type of clothing clothes of a member of a convent
Short description white habit, white veil, white guimpe
Attributes
Attributes
  • no general attributes
Specification
Insignia
Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks Geerte Dirk Boelen was a novice when she died
Indication of part
Indication of part Single piece (front)
Place of the portrait
Place of the portrait fourth or seventh person from the right (in the back)
Portrait of
Name Agnes Dirk Boelen
Sex female
Argumentation
  • based on literature or archival research
Specification genealogical research; arrangement of the portraits
Portrait — portraiture
Physical state of the portrayed person alive
Argumentation
Specification
Posture kneeling
Manner of portrayal
Portrait — clothing, attributes and insignia
Clothing
Type of clothing clothes of a member of a convent
Short description brown habit, brown veil worn over a white veil, white guimpe
Attributes
Attributes
  • no general attributes
Specification
Insignia
Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks Agnes Dirk Boelen was a Tertiary nun who had entered the St. Luciënklooster (convent of St Lucia) in Amsterdam
Indication of part
Indication of part Single piece (front)
Place of the portrait
Place of the portrait eighth person from the right (in the foreground)
Portrait of
Name Margriet Claas Heinszsdr. (Heijnen)
Sex female
Argumentation
  • based on literature or archival research
Specification genealogical research; arrangement of the portraits
Portrait — portraiture
Physical state of the portrayed person alive
Argumentation
Specification
Posture kneeling
Manner of portrayal folded hands
Portrait — clothing, attributes and insignia
Clothing
Type of clothing
Short description black veil worn over a white cap, black cloak, squirrel-fur lined skirt
Attributes
Attributes
  • text carrier (e.g. books)
Specification closed book
Insignia
Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing Margriet Claas Heinszsdr. had died fifty years before the painting was made. She is depicted wearing garments that would have been considered old-fashioned in 1512, when the memorial piece was painted.
Additional remarks

Heraldry

Indication of part
Indication of part Single piece (front)
Place of heraldry
Place of heraldry on the pillars of the stable (two pairs of heraldic shields)
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry
Specification
Shape of the shield Early renaissance shield
Specification
Description of the shield Blank shields
Description of the upper arms (helmet, crest and mantling)
Remarks
Additional parts of the achievement
Type of supporter
Specification
Motto
English translation of the motto
Insignia or attributes
Heraldry belonging to
Heraldry belonging to
Additional remarks
Additional remarks The shields have probably always been blank

Saint Portraits

Indication of the part
Indication of the part Single piece (front)
Place of the portrait
Place of the portrait First saint from the left
Specification of saint
Name Andrew
Sex male
Type of saint
  • religious institution
Specification The memorial painting was donated to the Carthusian monastery of St. Andries-ter-Zaliger-Haven in Amsterdam (literally: St Andrew at the Blessed Harbour), which also accounts for the sea view in the background
Attributes
  • cross(es)
Specification St Andrew's Cross
Gesture
  • holding one or more attributes in his/her hands
  • hand on the shoulder or back of a commemorated person
Specification Hand on the shoulder of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz.
Posture standing
Specification
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Indication of the part
Indication of the part Single piece (front)
Place of the portrait
Place of the portrait First saint from the right
Specification of saint
Name Margaret
Sex female
Type of saint
  • name saint
Specification Name saint of Margriet Claas Heinszsdr. and her daughter and patron of the painting, Margriet Dirk Boelen
Attributes
  • animal(s) (parts/products of, incl. mythical creatures)
  • cross(es)
Specification crucifix; dragon
Gesture
  • holding one or more attributes in his/her hands
Specification Pointing to Margriet Claas Heinszsdr.?
Posture standing
Specification
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 856
Personal details
Name Gerrit Dirk Boelen
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1485
Additional remarks Son of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr. He went on a pilgrimage to the Holy Land.
Social standing
Status secular clergy
Arguments
  • clothing of the portrayed person
Specification
Member of a convent
Religious order
Specification
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy (parish or chantry) priest
Specification Priest in the Nieuwe Kerk (New Church) in Amsterdam, where he took care of the chantry that was founded by his parents on 6 May 1458 at the altar of St Andrew
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Personal identification number
Personal identification number 857
Personal details
Name Margriet Dirk Boelen
Sex female
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1515
Additional remarks Daughter of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr. Wife of Jan Coman Jansz., who died in 1508. She commissioned the 'Adoration of the Shepherds', ID 524, a painting by Jacob Cornelisz. van Oostsanen which features the portraits of several of her family members.
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 858
Personal details
Name Vechter Dirk Boelen
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1520
Additional remarks Son of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr. Founder of the Boelens' Chapel in the Nieuwe Kerk (New Church) in Amsterdam in 1510.
Social standing
Status secular clergy
Arguments
  • according to literature
Specification
Member of a convent
Religious order
Specification
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy (parish or chantry) priest
Specification Vechter became a priest after the death of his wife (before July 1467)
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Personal identification number
Personal identification number 859
Personal details
Name prematurely deceased daughter of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr.
Sex female
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death
Additional remarks Daughter of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr.
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 860
Personal details
Name Margriet Claas Heinszsdr. (Heijnen)
Sex female
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1459
Additional remarks Wife of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. Mother of at least seven sons and seven daughters (based on memorial painting). She was buried in the St. Luciënklooster (convent of St Lucia) in Amsterdam.
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 861
Personal details
Name Dirk Boelen Hendriksz.
Sex male
Year/date of birth ca.1406
Year/date of death 1459
Additional remarks Son of Boel Dirksz. and Duyf(je). Husband of Margriet Claas Heinszsdr. Father of at least seven sons and seven daughters (based on memorial painting). He was buried in the Nieuwe Kerk (New Church), Amsterdam.
Social standing
Status patriciate
Arguments
  • according to literature
Specification mayor of Amsterdam in 1447, 1453 and 1457
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 4378
Personal details
Name Jacob Dirk Boelen de Jonge
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1484-1494
Additional remarks Son of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr.
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 4379
Personal details
Name Boel Dirk Boelen
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1483
Additional remarks Son of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr. Husband of Elisabeth (Liesbeth) Allertsdr. Father of Claes (priest), Andries (mayor), Floris, Dirk and Margriet.
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 4380
Personal details
Name prematurely deceased son of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr.
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death
Additional remarks Son of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr.
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 4381
Personal details
Name Hillebrand Dirk Boelen
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1501
Additional remarks Son of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr.
Social standing
Status member of a convent
Arguments
  • clothing of the portrayed person
  • place of origin (of the text/object)
Specification
Member of a convent
Religious order Carthusian
Specification Hillebrand had entered the Carthusian monastery of St. Andries-ter-Zaliger-Haven in Amsterdam.
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy
Specification
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Personal identification number
Personal identification number 4382
Personal details
Name Jacob Dirk Boelen de Oude
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1508
Additional remarks Son of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr.
Social standing
Status member of a convent
Arguments
  • clothing of the portrayed person
  • place of origin (of the text/object)
Specification
Member of a convent
Religious order Carthusian
Specification Jacob had entered the Carthusian monastery of St. Andries-ter-Zaliger-Haven in Amsterdam. He was a converse brother.
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy
Specification
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Personal identification number
Personal identification number 4383
Personal details
Name unknown daughter of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr
Sex female
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death
Additional remarks Daughter of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr.
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 4384
Personal details
Name Agnes Dirk Boelen
Sex female
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1463
Additional remarks Daughter of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr.
Social standing
Status member of a convent
Arguments
  • clothing of the portrayed person
Specification
Member of a convent
Religious order Tertiaries
Specification Agnes had entered the St. Luciënklooster (convent of St Lucia) in Amsterdam.
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy
Specification
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Personal identification number
Personal identification number 4385
Personal details
Name Duifje Dirk Boelen
Sex female
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1466
Additional remarks Daughter of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr.
Social standing
Status member of a convent
Arguments
  • clothing of the portrayed person
Specification
Member of a convent
Religious order Tertiaries
Specification Duifje had entered the St. Luciënklooster (convent of St Lucia) in Amsterdam.
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy
Specification
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Personal identification number
Personal identification number 4386
Personal details
Name Geerte Dirk Boelen
Sex female
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death <1460
Additional remarks Daughter of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr.
Social standing
Status member of a convent
Arguments
  • clothing of the portrayed person
Specification
Member of a convent
Religious order Tertiaries
Specification Geerte had entered the St. Luciënklooster (convent of St Lucia) in Amsterdam. She was a novice when she died.
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy
Specification
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Personal identification number
Personal identification number 4387
Personal details
Name unknown daughter of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr
Sex female
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death
Additional remarks Daughter of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr.
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
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