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Tomb monument of Gerard IV, Count of Guelders, and Margaret of Brabant

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North side of the tomb
© Rijksdienst voor het Cultureel Erfgoed (RCE)
Remarks: After the restoration (2007)
South side of the tomb
© Rijksdienst voor het Cultureel Erfgoed (RCE)
Remarks: After the restoration (2007)
View on tomb cover
© Rijksdienst voor het Cultureel Erfgoed (RCE)
Remarks: After the restoration (2007)
Detail north side of the tomb
© Rijksdienst voor het Cultureel Erfgoed (RCE)
Remarks: Before the restoration (2004)

MeMO memorial object ID 2972

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Category

Type
Classification
Short description
Remarks about category

Holding institution(s)

  • Roermond, Onze Lieve Vrouwe Munsterkerk

General date

Artist(s)

Original institution(s)

Original institution Munsterabdij, Cisterciënzerinnen (Munster Abbey, Cistercian Nuns), Roermond 323
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 the church
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)
  • Gerard IV, Count of Guelders (male)
  • Margaret of Brabant (female)
Commemorated institution(s)

Relation between commemorated persons

Type
Relation specification
Additional remarks
Name
Composition of the commissioning party
  • single person
Specification

Members of the commissioning party

Commissioning person(s)
  • Otto II, Count of Guelders (male)
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
Specification
  • Belonje, J., Genealogische en heraldische gedenkwaardigheden in en uit de kerken der provincie Limburg, Publications de la Société Historique et Archéologique dans le Limbourg 96-97 (1960), , 249; no. 1
  • Jasperse, J., Duke Charles of Guelders (r.1492-†1538) and the ‘restoration’ of the tomb monument of Gerard IV and Margaret in the Roermond Minster, in: Egmond, A.J. van; Chavannes-Mazel, C.A., Medieval art in the Northern Netherlands before Van Eyck. New facts and features (Utrecht 2014), 172-187
  • Schulz, D.; Bommel, B. van , Het grafmonument van Gelre. Het praalgraf Gerard II van Gelre en Margaretha van Brabant in de Munsterkerk te Roermond en de jongste restauratie ervan (The Hague 2007)
  • Stenvert, Ronald; Kolman, Chris, Monumenten in Nederland, dl. 8: Limburg (Zwolle 2003), 300
  • Tummers, H. A. ; Venner, G.H.A.; Truyen, A., Het praalgraf van Gerard van Gelre en Margaretha van Brabant in de Munsterkerk te Roermond. Geschiedenis en restauratie van een uitzonderlijk monument (Roermond 2008)
  • Venner, G.H.A., De grafmonumenten van de graven van Gelder (Venlo 1989)

Other documentation

Additional remarks

Indication of part; Chest tomb: foot-end

Short description

Dimensions (cm)

Height x Width x Depth

Date

Year
Specified date
Argumentation
  • based on stylistic research
  • 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: head-end

Short description

Dimensions (cm)

Height x Width x Depth

Date

Year
Specified date
Argumentation
  • based on stylistic research
  • 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
  • based on stylistic research
  • 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: base

Short description

Dimensions (cm)

Height x Width x Depth

Date

Year
Specified date
Argumentation
  • based on historical evidence (in literature)
  • based on historical and/or technical research
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
  • based on stylistic research
  • 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: left side

Short description

Dimensions (cm)

Height x Width x Depth

Date

Year
Specified date
Argumentation
  • based on stylistic research
  • 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 heraldry on the memorial object
  • 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

  • object(s)
Specification

Insignia

Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks

Indication of part

Place of the portrait

Portrait of

Name
Sex
Argumentation
  • based on heraldry on the memorial object
  • 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

  • object(s)
Specification

Insignia

Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks

Heraldry

Indication of part

Place of heraldry

Specification of heraldry

Type of heraldry
Specification
Shape of the shield
Specification
Description of the shield
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

Person details

Person details
  • Margaret of Brabant (female)

Additional remarks

Indication of part

Place of heraldry

Specification of heraldry

Type of heraldry
Specification
Shape of the shield
Specification
Description of the shield
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

Person details

Person details
  • Gerard IV, Count of Guelders (male)

Additional remarks

Indication of part

Place of heraldry

Specification of heraldry

Type of heraldry
Specification
Shape of the shield
Specification
Description of the shield
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

Person details

Person details
  • Margaret of Brabant (female)

Additional remarks

Indication of part

Place of heraldry

Specification of heraldry

Type of heraldry
Specification
Shape of the shield
Specification
Description of the shield
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

Person details

Person details
  • Gerard IV, Count of Guelders (male)

Additional remarks

Indication of part

Place of heraldry

Specification of heraldry

Type of heraldry
Specification
Shape of the shield
Specification
Description of the shield
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

Person details

Person details
  • Margaret of Brabant (female)

Additional remarks

Indication of part

Place of heraldry

Specification of heraldry

Type of heraldry
Specification
Shape of the shield
Specification
Description of the shield
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

Person details

Person details
  • Gerard IV, Count of Guelders (male)

Additional remarks

Indication of part

Place of heraldry

Specification of heraldry

Type of heraldry
Specification
Shape of the shield
Specification
Description of the shield
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

Person details

Person details
  • Margaret of Brabant (female)

Additional remarks

Indication of part

Place of heraldry

Specification of heraldry

Type of heraldry
Specification
Shape of the shield
Specification
Description of the shield
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

Person details

Person details
  • Gerard IV, Count of Guelders (male)

Additional remarks

Decorations

Indication of part

Type(s) of decoration(s)

  • flower or plant
  • architectural decoration
  • geometric pattern

Description of the decoration(s)

Depicted allegories

Additional remarks

Indication of part

Type(s) of decoration(s)

  • flower or plant
  • architectural decoration
  • geometric pattern

Description of the decoration(s)

Depicted allegories

Additional remarks

Indication of part

Type(s) of decoration(s)

  • flower or plant
  • architectural decoration
  • geometric pattern

Description of the decoration(s)

Depicted allegories

Additional remarks

Indication of part

Type(s) of decoration(s)

  • flower or plant
  • architectural decoration
  • geometric pattern

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
Specification

Member of a convent

Religious order
Specification

Member of secular clergy

Type of secular clergy
Specification

Additional remarks

Personal details

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

Social standing

Status
Arguments
  • according to literature
Specification

Member of a convent

Religious order
Specification

Member of secular clergy

Type of secular clergy
Specification

Additional remarks

Personal details

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

Social standing

Status
Arguments
  • according to literature
Specification

Member of a convent

Religious order
Specification

Member of secular clergy

Type of secular clergy
Specification

Additional remarks