STRIGEL, Bernhard
(b. 1460, Memmingen, d. 1528, Memmingen)

Portrait of Martha Thannstetter (née Werusin)

c. 1515
Oil on panel, 42 x 28 cm
Liechtenstein Museum, Vienna

This painting is the companion-piece of the Portrait of Dr. Georg Thannstetter. It portrays his wife, Martha Werusin (or Merusin). The background forms a uniform space in the two paintings showing that they belong together.