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Saint Catherine of Alexandria

Jan Provoost (in c. 1520)


Title Saint Catherine of Alexandria
Material and technique Grisaille on panel
Object type Painting
Location This object is in storage
Dimensions (general) Height : 160 cm
Width : 70 cm
Makers Painter: Jan Provoost
Accession number 1682 verso (OK)
Credits Aankoop / Acquisition: 1918, met steun van 22 Rotterdammers/ with the support of 22 Rotterdam citizens
Department Old Masters
Acquisition date 1918
Age maker Between 53 and 63 years old
Exhibitions Van Eyck tot Bruegel (1994)
External exhibitions Nederlandsche Kunst van de XVde en XVIde eeuw (1945)
Collection of Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen – Bruegel’s ‘The Tower of Babel’ and Great 16th Century Masters (2017)
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
Technique En grisaille > Painting technique > Technique > Material and technique
Geographical origin Southern Netherlands > The Netherlands > Western Europe > Europe

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Jan Provoost

Mons 1462 - Brugge 1525/1529