Ten weepers from the tomb of Isabella of Bourbon

Brass copper alloy | 55.5 x 20.5 x 13.5cm | c. 1475 - c. 1476

Renier van Thienen

Isabella of Bourbon, wife of Charles the Bold, duke of Burgundy, Brabant and Limburg and count of Flanders, Holland and Zeeland, died in 1465. He had a superb tomb made for her at St Michiel’s Abbey in Antwerp. Around it stood 24 figures of grieving ...
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