Mainmenu

Bernard van Orley

Three acts of Mercy: to give drink to the thirsty, to visit the sick, to shelter the homeless (left); Three acts of Mercy: to clothe the naked, to visit the sick and to ransom the captive (right), ca. 1518-1525
Antwerp, Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten [..]
Object information
Object category
triptych
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.

interior of left and right wings of a triptych

Support/medium
panel, oil paint
Shape/dimensions
rectangle (portait) with accoladed upper side 248 x 94 cm
afmetingen van elk luik afzonderlijk
Current attribution
Bernard van Orley
Date
Exact or approximate dating of the described art work; the search parameters adopted for this art work in this database, are found in brackets.
c. 1518-1525 (1518 - 1525)
besteld ca. 1518-1519, voltooid ca. 1524-1525; Friedländer 1967-1976: 'Finished in 1525'
Created in
Southern Netherlands (historic region)
Provenance
Exhibitions and literature
Documentation
Entered on: 2002-01-25; Last modification: 2016-01-01

Comments

No comments

My selections

My selections

Your current selection will be lost. Are you sure?