Die Sieben Freuden Mariens

Die Sieben Freuden Mariens

Artist
Hans Memling
Dating
1480
More about this artwork
The painting was donated in 1480 for the Tanner's Guild Chapel in the Church of Our Lady in Bruges. The donor, Pieter Bultync, is depicted in the painting on the left with his sons, his wife Katharina van Riebeke on the right. In the center of the unusually broad panel is the legend of the Three Wise Kings, depicted in full detail. In the left quarter of the painting are scenes from Maria's life, in the right quarter the story of Christ after his resurrection, among other things.
Displayed
AP OG Saal I
Inventory Number
WAF 668
Birth year of the artist
1435
Year the artist deceased
1494
Dimensions of the object
81,3 x 189,2 cm
Material / Technology / Carrier
Eichenholz
Origin
1827 aus der Sammlung Boisserée
Stock
Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München
Citation
Hans Memling, Die Sieben Freuden Mariens, 1480, Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München, URL: https://www.sammlung.pinakothek.de/en/artwork/k2xnBroxPd (Last updated on 21.04.2020)

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