24 March 1999
Follower of Pieter Pourbus
Canon Ulrich Bauer (+1558) kneeling at the Foot of the Cross, presented by a Bishop Saint
inscribed on the document lower right ANNO.M.D.L.VIII. DIE VERO.XXV.FEBRV/ARII OBIIT VENERABILIS DNS VDALRICVS/PAVR CANONICVS APVD DIVAM GERDRV/DEM VICARIVS COLIEGIATAE ECCLESIAE.S.MAV/RITH CVIVS AIA REQVIESCAT IN PACE.
oil on panel
89 x 57.4 cm
in a German 18th century hand carved gilt frame
and a picture of Christ bearing the Cross by a follower of Andrea Solario (2)
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The inscription records the donor as the canon of a Church whose patron Saint was Saint Gertrude and as the vicar of a Church whose patron Saint was Saint Maurice.
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