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Memorial painting with the Adoration of the Shepherds and the devotional portraits of the Boelen family

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Adoration of the Shepherds with devotional portraits of the Boelen family
© Museo e Galleria Nazionale di Capodimonte, Naples

MeMO memorial object ID 524

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Category

Type
Classification
Short description
Remarks about category

Holding institution(s)

  • Naples, Museo Nazionale di Capodimonte

General date

Artist(s)

  • Oostsanen, Jacob Cornelisz. van

Original institution(s)

Original institution St. Andries-ter-Zaliger-Haven, Kartuizers (St Andrew's Monastery, Carthusians), Amsterdam 278
Arguments
  • based on research (literature, archival or archaeological research)
Specification

Memorial piece

Function
  • liturgical/religious
  • social
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)
  • Duifje Dirk Boelen (female)
  • Geerte Dirk Boelen (female)
  • Jacob Dirk Boelen de Jonge (male)
  • Margriet Dirk Boelen (female)
  • unknown daughter of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr (female)
  • Jacob Dirk Boelen de Oude (male)
  • Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. (male)
  • Hillebrand Dirk Boelen (male)
  • unknown daughter of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr (female)
  • Gerrit Dirk Boelen (male)
  • prematurely deceased son of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr. (male)
  • Vechter Dirk Boelen (male)
  • Margriet Claas Heinszsdr. (Heijnen) (female)
  • prematurely deceased daughter of Dirk Boelen Hendriksz. and Margriet Claas Heinszsdr. (female)
  • Agnes Dirk Boelen (female)
  • Boel Dirk Boelen (male)
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)
  • Margriet Dirk Boelen (female)
Commissioning Institution(s)

Relation between commissioning party and commemorated party

Type
Relation specification
Additional remarks
Material(s)
  • wood (panel)
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
  • Bueren, T. van, Het belang van tellen. Kwantitatief onderzoek naar middeleeuwse kunstwerken, Article 9 (2012), 14-18, 15-18
  • Bueren, T. van; Dudok van Heel, S.A.C., De Geboorte van Christus door Jacob Corneliszn. De identificatie van de geportretteerde personen, Oud Holland 125 (2012), 169-179
  • 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)
  • Cassani, S.; Rivazio, P., Dipinti dal XIII al XVI secolo: le collezioni borboniche e post-unitarie (Naples 1999)
  • Holterman, Bart, Representations of Jerusalem pilgrims, http://staticweb.hum.uu.nl/memo/jerusalem/pages/30.shtml
  • Hoogewerff, G.J., De Noord-Nederlandse schilderkunst, vol II (The Hague 1936)
  • Meuwissen, D., et al., Jacob Cornelisz van Oostsanen (ca. 1475-1553). De Renaissance in Amsterdam en Alkmaar (Zwolle 2014), 196-197; no. 13
  • 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

Indication of part; Single piece (front)

Short description

Dimensions (cm)

Height x Width x Depth

Date

Year
Specified date
Argumentation
  • date given on the object (not date of death)
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)

Identity

Name
Attribution
  • style
Specification

Assignment

Role
Specification

Additional remarks

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

  • no general attributes
Specification

Insignia

Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks

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

Specification

Insignia

Insignia
  • pilgrim sign
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks

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

  • no general attributes
Specification

Insignia

Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks

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

  • no general attributes
Specification

Insignia

Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks

Indication of part

Place of the portrait

Portrait of

Name
Sex
Argumentation
  • not identified
Specification

Portrait — portraiture

Physical state of the portrayed person
Argumentation
  • unusual/different clothing
Specification
Posture
Manner of portrayal

Portrait — clothing, attributes and insignia

Clothing

Type of clothing
Short description

Attributes

  • no general attributes
Specification

Insignia

Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks

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

  • no general attributes
Specification

Insignia

Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks

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

  • no general attributes
Specification

Insignia

Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks

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

  • object(s)
Specification

Insignia

Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks

Indication of part

Place of the portrait

Portrait of

Name
Sex
Argumentation
  • not identified
Specification

Portrait — portraiture

Physical state of the portrayed person
Argumentation
  • unusual/different clothing
Specification
Posture
Manner of portrayal

Portrait — clothing, attributes and insignia

Clothing

Type of clothing
Short description

Attributes

  • no general attributes
Specification

Insignia

Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks

Indication of part

Place of the portrait

Portrait of

Name
Sex
Argumentation
  • not identified
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

  • no general attributes
Specification

Insignia

Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks

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

  • no general attributes
Specification

Insignia

Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks

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

  • no general attributes
Specification

Insignia

Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks

Indication of part

Place of the portrait

Portrait of

Name
Sex
Argumentation
  • not identified
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

  • no general attributes
Specification

Insignia

Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks

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

  • no general attributes
Specification

Insignia

Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks

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

  • no general attributes
Specification

Insignia

Insignia
Specification
Remarks about clothing
Additional remarks

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

  • text carrier (e.g. books)
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

Additional remarks

Inscriptions

Indication of part

Place of the inscription

Language(s)

Languages
  • Latin
Language specification

Transcription

Translation

English translation
Dutch translation

Lay–out

Inscription mentioning

Additional remarks

Saint Portraits

Indication of the part

Place of the portrait

Specification of saint

Name
Sex
Type of saint
  • religious institution
Specification
Attributes
  • cross
Specification
Gesture
  • holding one or more attributes in his/her hands
  • hand on the shoulder or back of a commemorated person
Specification
Posture
Specification

Additional remarks

Indication of the part

Place of the portrait

Specification of saint

Name
Sex
Type of saint
  • name saint
Specification
Attributes
  • animal or mythical creature
  • cross
Specification
Gesture
  • holding one or more attributes in his/her hands
Specification
Posture
Specification

Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal details

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

Social standing

Status
Arguments
  • clothing of the portrayed person
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
  • clothing of the portrayed person
  • place of origin (of the text/object)
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
  • clothing of the portrayed person
  • place of origin (of the text/object)
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
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
  • clothing of the portrayed person
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
  • clothing of the portrayed person
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
  • clothing of the portrayed person
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
Specification

Member of a convent

Religious order
Specification

Member of secular clergy

Type of secular clergy
Specification

Additional remarks