The Holy Trinity (Throne of Mercy) | MSK Gent
Ga naar inhoud (Enter)

The Holy Trinity (Throne of Mercy), ca. 1375

  • polychromy, gilding (technique), alabaster
  • 66.3 x 27.2 x 8.2 cm
  • Inv. 1914-DU

Public Domain

Download PDF


Anonymous Master

Title The Holy Trinity (Throne of Mercy)
Date ca. 1375
Period 14th century
Location England TGN
Medium and support polychromy AAT
gilding (technique) AAT
Collection sculpture AAT
Object type alabaster AAT
Inventory number 1914-DU
Acquisition credit bequest
Scribe, Fernand
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
IIIF Manifest
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300055874 religious symbolism AAT
Keywords Iconclass 11B the Holy Trinity, 'Trinitas coelestis'; Father, Son and Holy Ghost ~ Christian religion Iconclass
11B3231 God the Father holding the crucifix, 'Gnadenstuhl', Mercy-Seat, Throne of Grace Iconclass
11C God the Father Iconclass
11D Christ Iconclass
11E the Holy Ghost Iconclass
11E1 Holy Ghost represented as a dove (in flames) Iconclass
11Q7562 blessing (either of things or persons), e.g. by anointing Iconclass
44B1212 throne Iconclass
School / Style Gothic (Medieval) AAT
Alabaster : Sculpture in Europe 1300-1650 (exhibition Leuven, M, 14.10.2022 - 26.02.2023) / Marjan Debaene, Sophie Jugie, Michaela Zösch, Aleksandra Lipinska. - London : Harvey Miller Publishers, 2022 (p. 172 cat. 148 (ill.))
onder vrienden : 225 jaar verzamelaars rond het Museum voor Schone Kunsten Gent (tentoonstelling Gent, Museum voor Schone Kunsten Gent, 25.11.2023 - 28.04.2024) / Johan De Smet, Frederica Van Dam, Willy Van der Gucht, Manfred Sellink. - Gent : Museum voor Schone Kunsten Gent, 2023 ; Gent : De Vrienden van het Museum, 2023 (p. 11, cat. 13 (ill.))
Do you have any suggestions, questions or information about this work?
Write us,