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D. Benedicto Blommaerts

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1844,0625.28

  • Title (object)

    • D. Benedicto Blommaerts
  • Description

    Portrait of Cardinal Benedict Blommaerts; half-length turned to the left, facing towards the viewer; wearing a biretta, mozzetta and a rochet; in his hands he holds a necklace with cross; after Jacobus van Reesbroeck
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1635-1704 (c.)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 235 millimetres
    • Width: 152 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image: "Admondum Reverendo Amplissimoqe ... Abbato longe Dignissimo."; Lettered with motto in scroll underneath arms: "floris aparvervnt"; lettered with production details at bottom left: "Jac. van Reesbroeck pinxit et fecit."
  • Curator's comments

    After an unknown painting by Jacob van Reesbroeck.

  • Bibliography

    • Le Blanc 1854-89 undescribed bibliographic details
    • Hollstein undescribed bibliographic details
    • Wurzbach 1906-11 undescribed bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1844

  • Acquisition notes

    The group 1844,0625.1 to 43 were purchased from W & G Smith for a total of £112 3s 6d. The individual prices have been entered when known.

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1844,0625.28

Portrait of Cardinal Benedict Blommaerts; half-length turned to the left, facing towards the viewer; wearing a biretta, mozzetta and a rochet; in his hands he holds a necklace with cross; after Jacobus van Reesbroeck  Engraving

Recto

Portrait of Cardinal Benedict Blommaerts; half-length turned to the left, facing towards the viewer; wearing a biretta, mozzetta and a rochet; in his hands he holds a necklace with cross; after Jacobus van Reesbroeck Engraving

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