A funeral hatchment
Breda, dated 1683, oil on panel, in black wooden frame
Commemorating the death of Sara Swaen. Lozenge-shaped. With oval marriage-arms surmounted by a bow ornament and the caption: Obyt 24 Meert 1683.
H. 116.5 x W. 117 cm (incl. frame)
Sara Swaen was the spouse of Pieter Rauws, member of the ‘Tienraad’, alderman of Breda and alderman of the ‘Grote Kerk’ church in Breda. With copy of church records Grote Kerk 1694 – 1695.