Symposium: Rogier van der Weyden and the Mauritshuis Lamentation

Following the completion of the conservation treatment of The Lamentation of Christ, currently considered a work by Rogier van der Weyden and studio, the Mauritshuis and the RKD are organising a two-day scholarly symposium to present and discuss the results of the technical research and other issues concerning this intriguing painting.

Programme and speakers

The complete programme includes the following speakers: Maryan Ainsworth, Marjolijn Bol, Kirsten Derks, Esther van Duijn, Marijn Everaarts, Lieve d'Hont, Stephan Kemperdick, Suzanne Laemers, Annelies van Loon, Chiara Modesti, Carol Pottasch, Bernhard Ridderbos, Jochen Sander, Ariane van Suchtelen and Abbie Vandivere.


  • This symposium took place on 21 and 22 November 2019
  • Location: Mauritshuis (day 1) and the RKD (day 2), The Hague