Isabella van Portugal met de heilige Elisabeth Linkerluik van een triptiek.

Isabella of Portugal and saint Elisabeth.

By
Petrus Christus
Collection
Photographer
Hugo Maertens

About this artwork

The panel is the left wing of a triptych the central element of which (now lost) was a Virgin of Sorrows. The painting was commissioned by Isabel of Portugal the wife of Duke Philip the Good of Burgundy. Her patron saint Elizabeth of Hungary is shown as a nun holding a stack of three gold crowns which symbolize her piety chastity and royal birth.

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Isabella of Portugal and saint Elisabeth.
Photo number
0040089000
Inventory number
0000.GRO1614.I
Isabella of Portugal and saint Elisabeth.
Photo number
0040089000
Inventory number
0000.GRO1614.I
Isabella of Portugal and saint Elisabeth.
Photo number
0040089000
Inventory number
0000.GRO1614.I

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