Detail from the Ghent Altarpiece

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Web Gallery of Art
published on 26 November 2021

A detail of a jewel and robe from an upper interior panel of the Ghent Altarpiece, aka The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb. Credited to the Renaissance artist Jan van Eyck (c. 1390-1441 CE) and made in 1432. An inscription on the reverse also credits Hubert van Eyck. (Saint Bavo Cathedral, Ghent, Belgium)

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