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Title:

The Entombment

Maker:

Master of the S. Ursula Legend; painter; German artist, op.c.1499-1501

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

School/Style:

Flemish

Description:

These two pictures (see no. 1518b) are on the inner and outer sides of the right wing of a triptych.

Production
Note:

The left wing of the triptych, 'The Crucifixion, with an Abbot Saint', is part of the Johnson Collection, at the Philadelphia Museum of Art (Cat. 322a)

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

grisaille oil paint; medium
panel (wood); support

Technique
Description:

oil on panel

Dimension(s):

height, 31.7, cm
width, 12, cm

Acquisition:

given; 1929; Thompson, Henry Francis Herbert, Sir, Bart

Provenance:

Wynne Ellis sold Christie's, 27 May 1876 (48), bt. Sir Henry Thompson, Bart., father of the donor

Documentation:

Gerson, Horst. Goodison, J.W.. 1960. Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. I, Dutch and Flemish.Cambridge (Cambs.): p. 78-79
pl. 38

'Two Wings of a Flemish Triptych'.
Source Title: Burlington Magazine LVII (1930)
p. 90-91
reproduced

Related Object:

1518b; The Virgin of the Annunciation

Accession:

Object Number: 1518a
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 1656; input: 2000-02-01; modified: 2014-12-19)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/1656





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