Portrait of Margaretha Engelbrechtsdr Proost (1534-1590)
Private collection
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Object information
Object category
Physical connection
Reference in ‘composite artworks’: artworks that are/were connected, such as alterpieces, decorative pieces incorporated in panelling, and works of art that were intended to be displayed together, such as pendants and series.


panel, oil paint
rectangle (portrait format) 72,5 x 59,5 cm
Current attribution
Exact or approximate dating of the described art work; the search parameters adopted for this art work in this database, are found in brackets.
1550 - 1574
IB number
Number related to the portrait iconography collection RKD.
Identification based on
opschrift; vererving; wapen
Notes portrait
Rechtsboven: alliantiewapen Heemskerck/ RampDaaronder opschrift: 'Margaretha Proost'Van dit portret bestaan meerdere exemplaren. Zie IB 16814 en IB 121143.Herkomst: collectie Maerten Pauw, Delft (boedel 1721); collectie Matthieu Christiaan Hendrik ridder Pauw van Wieldrecht (1816-1895), Zeist; collectie mr. Reinier Pauw van Wieldrecht, Den Haag (opgave oud IB-fiche) en Huize Broekhuizen, Leersum; het pendant (IB 20544) was volgens cat. Leiden 1983 in 1983 bij jhr.dr. E.G. Elias, LangbroekLiteratuur: Catalogus der verzameling familieportretten rakende het geslacht Pauw 1905, nr. 127; idem, 1909, p. 23, nr. 89; E.J. Wolleswinkel, 'De portretcollectie Pauw van Wieldrecht op 'Broekhuizen' te Leersum (I)', Jaarboek Centraal Bureau Genealogie 47 (1993) p. 147-174, i.h.b. p. 168, 173 (nr. 48), afb. 8Beschrijving: zwart kostuum, rode ondermouwen,blouse met borduursel aan hals, muts met gedraaide slippen anjer in rechterhand, ketting om middel.
Artistically related
Artistically related to other work
Such as a preparatory studie, comparable composition, other version, or copy of the artwork in this record.
Visual documentation
Entered on: 2009-07-07; Last modification: 2017-08-25


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