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Tomb monument of Guy van Avesnes

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Tomb monument of Guy van Avesnes
© Wikipedia Commons: Michele Ahin
Tomb monument of Guy van Avesnes
© Stichting Kerkelijk Kunstbezit in Nederland (SKKN)
Tomb monument of Guy van Avesnes
© Rijksdienst voor het Cultureel Erfgoed (RCE)
Remarks: Situation in 1951.
Tomb monument of Guy van Avesnes (detail)
© Museum Catharijneconvent, Utrecht

MeMO memorial object ID 2941

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Type
Classification
Short description
Remarks about category

Holding institution(s)

  • Utrecht, Domkerk (St. Maartenskerk)

General date

Artist(s)

Original institution(s)

Original institution St. Maartenskerk (Domkerk) (St Martin's Church (Dom Cathedral)), Utrecht 21
Arguments
  • based on research (literature, archival or archaeological research)
  • the memorial object is still in the original institution
Specification
Still in original institution?

Location inside the institution

In situ?
(Probable) original location
  • in a chapel
Argumentation
Related memorial objects in the same institution
Additional remarks (original location)

Additional remarks

Memorial piece

Function
Specification
Additional remarks

Memorial monument or floor slab

Function
Grave findings
Additional remarks
Original function
Change in function
Remarks about function
Name
Specification

Members of the commemorated party

Commemorated person(s)
  • Guy van Avesnes (male)
Commemorated institution(s)

Relation between commemorated persons

Type
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

Type
Relation specification
Additional remarks
Material(s)
  • stone
Specification
Traces of polychromy?
Reuse of older objects
Completeness
Condition
Conservation
Technical research
Specification (technical research)

Dimensions (cm)

Height x width x depth

Alterations

Alterations
Specification

Additional remarks

Provenance

Marks of ownership

Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
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  • Bloys van Treslong Prins, P.C., Genealogische en heraldische gedenkwaardigheden in en uit de provincie Utrecht (Utrecht 1919), 211; no. 63
  • Borst, P., et al., Graven en begraven in de Dom van Utrecht (Bunnik 1997), 25-26, 65-66; 16
  • Buchelius, A., Monumenta passim in templis ac monasteriis Traiectinae urbis atque agri inventa (Utrecht ), 28; fol. 16v
  • Frequin, S., A Voice from the Grave: the Tomb of Guy of Avesnes in Saint-Martin’s Cathedral in Utrecht, in: Egmond, A.J. van; Chavannes-Mazel, C.A., Medieval art in the Northern Netherlands before Van Eyck. New facts and features (Utrecht 2014), 160-171
  • Groot, A. de, De Dom van Utrecht in de zestiende eeuw. Inrichting, decoratie en gebruik van de katholieke kathedraal (Amsterdam 2011), 117, 276, 395, 397; F
  • Peeters, C.J.A.C.; Haslinghuis, E.J., De Nederlandse Monumenten van Geschiedenis en Kunst, dl. II, De provincie Utrecht, Eerste stuk, De gemeente Utrecht, Tweede aflevering, De Dom van Utrecht ('s-Gravenhage 1965), 367-368; 1

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Additional remarks

Indication of part; Chest tomb: left side

Short description

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Height x Width x Depth

Date

Year
Specified date
Argumentation
  • date of death (from other sources)
Specification
Additional remarks

Holding institution

Holding institution
Collection
Collection identifier
Online description link
Alternative or previous collections
Alternative of previous identifiers
Accessibility
Remarks about holding institution

Contract

Artist(s)

Filiation

Additional remarks

Indication of part; Upper structure (against the wall)

Short description

Dimensions (cm)

Height x Width x Depth

Date

Year
Specified date
Argumentation
  • date of death (from other sources)
Specification
Additional remarks

Holding institution

Holding institution
Collection
Collection identifier
Online description link
Alternative or previous collections
Alternative of previous identifiers
Accessibility
Remarks about holding institution

Contract

Artist(s)

Filiation

Additional remarks

Indication of part; Chest tomb: tomb cover

Short description

Dimensions (cm)

Height x Width x Depth

Date

Year
Specified date
Argumentation
  • date of death (from other sources)
Specification
Additional remarks

Holding institution

Holding institution
Collection
Collection identifier
Online description link
Alternative or previous collections
Alternative of previous identifiers
Accessibility
Remarks about holding institution

Contract

Artist(s)

Filiation

Additional remarks

Indication of part; Chest tomb: right side

Short description

Dimensions (cm)

Height x Width x Depth

Date

Year
Specified date
Argumentation
  • date of death (from other sources)
Specification
Additional remarks

Holding institution

Holding institution
Collection
Collection identifier
Online description link
Alternative or previous collections
Alternative of previous identifiers
Accessibility
Remarks about holding institution

Contract

Artist(s)

Filiation

Additional remarks

Indication of part; Chest tomb: foot-end

Short description

Dimensions (cm)

Height x Width x Depth

Date

Year
Specified date
Argumentation
  • date of death (from other sources)
Specification
Additional remarks

Holding institution

Holding institution
Collection
Collection identifier
Online description link
Alternative or previous collections
Alternative of previous identifiers
Accessibility
Remarks about holding institution

Contract

Artist(s)

Filiation

Additional remarks

Portraits

Indication of part

Place of the portrait

Portrait of

Name
Sex
Argumentation
  • based on literature or archival research
Specification

Portrait — portraiture

Physical state of the portrayed person
Argumentation
Specification
Posture
Manner of portrayal

Portrait — clothing, attributes and insignia

Clothing

Type of clothing
Short description

Attributes

  • (ecclesiastical) vestments
  • gloves
Specification

Insignia

Insignia
  • other insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks

Decorations

Indication of part

Type(s) of decoration(s)

  • architectural decoration

Description of the decoration(s)

Depicted allegories

Additional remarks

Indication of part

Type(s) of decoration(s)

  • geometric pattern
  • rosette
  • architectural decoration

Description of the decoration(s)

Depicted allegories

Additional remarks

Indication of part

Type(s) of decoration(s)

  • mythical creature

Description of the decoration(s)

Depicted allegories

Additional remarks

Indication of part

Type(s) of decoration(s)

  • geometric pattern
  • architectural decoration

Description of the decoration(s)

Depicted allegories

Additional remarks

Indication of part

Type(s) of decoration(s)

  • rosette
  • architectural decoration
  • human figure (incl. skeleton and skull)

Description of the decoration(s)

Depicted allegories

Additional remarks

Indication of part

Type(s) of decoration(s)

  • rosette
  • architectural decoration
  • human figure (incl. skeleton and skull)

Description of the decoration(s)

Depicted allegories

Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal details

Name
Sex
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death
Additional remarks

Social standing

Status
Arguments
  • according to literature
  • identification of the person (portrayed, mentioned in text or owning the coat of arms)
Specification

Member of a convent

Religious order
Specification

Member of secular clergy

Type of secular clergy
Specification

Additional remarks