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Crucifixion with devotional portrait of Joseph Truchsess von Rheinfelden

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 599
Name Crucifixion with devotional portrait of Joseph Truchsess von Rheinfelden
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Church, the Netherlands
Category
Type Memorial item (physical object)
Classification Single piece (painting)
Short description Painting showing the Crucifixion with devotional portrait, inscription and coat of arms
Remarks about category Single piece: no separation between portrait(s) - main image
General date
General date 1550-1600
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
  • Boecop, Mechteld toe
Original institution(s)
Original institution [313] Onze Lieve Vrouwekerk (Buitenkerk) (Our Lady's Church (Buitenkerk)), Kampen
Arguments
Specification Possible original institution
Still in original institution?
Location inside the institution
In situ?
(Probable) original location
  • in the church/chapel (exact location unknown)
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 memorial painting
Change in function
Remarks about function argument for function: memorial text on the painting
Name Joseph Truchsess von Rheinfelden
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [1095] Joseph Truchsess von Rheinfelden (male)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons no relation (only one person mentioned/depicted)
Relation specification
Additional remarks argument for identification of commemorated party: text on the painting
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 114 x 84 x 0
Completeness
Condition
Conservation
Technical research
Specification (technical research)
Alterations
Alterations
Specification
Additional remarks
Provenance
Provenance
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
Specification
  • Diender, H.C., Een succesvolle restauratie: hangt er weer een Mechteld toe Boecop in de Buitenkerk?, Kamper Nieuwsblad (1982),
Other documentation
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Single piece (front) of [599] Crucifixion with devotional portrait of Joseph Truchsess von Rheinfelden

Indication of part
Indication of part Single piece (front)
Short description
Short description Crucifixion with devotional portrait of Joseph Truchsess von Rheinfelden, inscription and coat of arms
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 114 x 84 x 0
Date
Year 1550-1600
Specified date
Argumentation
Specification
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Church, the Netherlands
Collection
Collection identifier
Online description link
Alternative or previous collections
Alternative of previous identifiers
Accessibility
Remarks about holding institution
Contract
Contract
Artist(s)
Identity
Name Boecop, Mechteld toe
Attribution
  • style
Specification attribution(s) on stylistic grounds
Assignment
Role
Specification
Additional remarks female painter, active in Kampen
Filiation
Filiation
Additional remarks
Additional remarks The Virgin and St John the Evangelist are not patron saints: they are part of the standard iconography of the Crucifixion

Portraits

Indication of part
Indication of part Single piece (front)
Place of the portrait
Place of the portrait on the left (foreground)
Portrait of
Name Joseph Truchsess von Rheinfelden
Sex male
Argumentation
  • based on text(s) on the memorial object
  • based on heraldry on the memorial object
Specification
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 aristocratic/noble attire
Short description suit of armour
Attributes
Attributes
  • not recognizable
Specification attribute(s) not recognizable on the photo
Insignia
Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks

Heraldry

Indication of part
Indication of part Single piece (front)
Place of heraldry
Place of heraldry in the centre (foreground)
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Personal use of family arms (one undivided shield)
Specification
Shape of the shield Early renaissance shield
Specification
Description of the shield Barry black and silver - (Gedwarsbalkt van zwart en zilver)
Description of the upper arms (helmet, crest and mantling) Crest present
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 Truchsess von Rheinfelden
Person details
Person details
  • [1095] Joseph Truchsess von Rheinfelden (male)
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Inscriptions

Indication of part
Indication of part Single piece (front)
Place of the inscription
Place of the inscription on the frame
Language(s)
Languages
  • German
Language specification
Transcription
Transcription Starb der edele und veste Joseph Druckses von Rheinfelden, welcher alhier begraben. Dessen und allen sellen der Allmachtige gnaden und barmhertsig sein wollen. Amen
Translation
English translation Died the noble and trustworthy Joseph Truchsess von Rheinfelden, who was buried here. May the Allmighty be merciful and compassionate on his and all souls. Amen.
Dutch translation Stierf de edele en betrouwbare Joseph Truchsess von Rheinfelden, die alhier begraven werd. Moge de Almachtige zijn en alle zielen genadig en barmhartig zijn. Amen.
Lay–out
Lay-out Roman majuscules
Inscription mentioning
Name [1095] Joseph Truchsess von Rheinfelden (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Additional remarks
Additional remarks Memorial text including a prayer for the commemorated person(s)

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 1095
Personal details
Name Joseph Truchsess von Rheinfelden
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death
Additional remarks
Social standing
Status nobility
Arguments
  • identification of the person (portrayed, mentioned in text or owning the coat of arms)
  • according to literature
  • clothing of the portrayed person
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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