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The Entombment of Christ

Maarten van Heemskerck (in 1540 - 1545)

Specifications

Title The Entombment of Christ
Material and technique Oil on panel
Object type Painting
Location This object is in storage
Dimensions (general) Width : 79 cm
Height : 88,5 cm
Makers Painter: Maarten van Heemskerck
Accession number 1291 (OK)
Credits Legaat / Bequest: F.J.O. Boijmans 1847
Department Old Masters
Acquisition date 1847
Age maker Between 42 and 47 years old
Exhibitions Van Eyck tot Bruegel (1994)
Material Oil > Paint > Artist's material > Material > Material and technique
Panel > Worked wood > Wood > Vegetable material > Organic material > Material > Material and technique
Object Painting > Painting > Two-dimensional object > Art object
Geographical origin Northern Netherlands > The Netherlands > Western Europe > Europe

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Maarten van Heemskerck

Heemskerk 1498 - Haarlem 1574

Maerten van Heemskerck studied between 1527 and 1529 with Jan van Scorel in Haarlem, who had returned from Italy several years previously. Subsequently, in 1532..