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Wings of a memorial painting with the devotional portraits of two female members of a convent

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Devotional portrait of a female member of a convent with St Augustine
© The Art Institute of Chicago
Devotional portrait of a female member of a convent with St Gertrude of Nivelles
© The Art Institute of Chicago

MeMO memorial object ID 618

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Category

Type
Classification
Short description
Remarks about category

Holding institution(s)

  • Chicago, The Art Institute

General date

Artist(s)

  • Haarlem area, artist from the
  • Engebrechtsz., Cornelis - follower of

Original institution(s)

Original institution Mariënpoel, Regularissen (Marienpoel Convent, Regular Canonesses), Oegstgeest 372
Arguments
  • based on research (literature, archival or archaeological research)
Specification
Still in original institution?

Location inside the institution

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

Additional remarks

Memorial piece

Function
  • social
  • liturgical/religious
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)
  • unknown female member of a convent (female)
  • unknown female member of a convent (female)
Commemorated institution(s)

Relation between commemorated persons

Type
Relation specification
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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)
  • 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
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Additional remarks

Provenance

Marks of ownership

Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
Specification
  • , Paintings in the Art Institute of Chicago: a catalogue of the picture collection (Chicago 1961), 157
  • Wolff, M., Northern European and Spanish paintings before 1600 in the Art Institute of Chicago (Chicago 2008), 284-287

Other documentation

Additional remarks

Indication of part; Interior left wing

Short description

Dimensions (cm)

Height x Width x Depth

Date

Year
Specified date
Argumentation
  • based on stylistic 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)

Identity

Name
Attribution
  • style
Specification

Assignment

Role
Specification

Additional remarks

Identity

Name
Attribution
  • style
Specification

Assignment

Role
Specification

Additional remarks

Filiation

Additional remarks

Indication of part; Interior right wing

Short description

Dimensions (cm)

Height x Width x Depth

Date

Year
Specified date
Argumentation
  • based on stylistic 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)

Identity

Name
Attribution
  • style
Specification

Assignment

Role
Specification

Additional remarks

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
  • 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
  • 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

Saint Portraits

Indication of the part

Place of the portrait

Specification of saint

Name
Sex
Type of saint
  • religious order
Specification
Attributes
  • trappings of a clergyman/monk/nun
  • body part or wound
Specification
Gesture
  • holding one or more attributes in his/her hands
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Posture
Specification

Additional remarks

Indication of the part

Place of the portrait

Specification of saint

Name
Sex
Type of saint
  • unknown
Specification
Attributes
  • book or other text carrier
  • trappings of a clergyman/monk/nun
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
  • clothing of the portrayed person
Specification

Member of a convent

Religious order
Specification

Member of secular clergy

Type of secular clergy
Specification

Additional remarks