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Ghent altarpiece (1432)

Van Eyck, Jan (c.1390-1441) Ghent altarpiece 1432 Oil on panel, 350 x 460 cm Saint Bavo Cathedral, Ghent Ghent altarpiece closed. The central panel: Adoration of the Mystic Lamb. The donor, Jodocus Vijdt (d.1439) The donor’s wife, Lysbette Borluut (d.1443).

1432

Rulers: • Juan II, King of Castile and León (1406-1454) Art: • Van Eyck, Jan (c.1390-1441): Ghent altarpiece (1432) • Van Eyck, Jan (c.1390-1441): Portrait of a Man, Léal Souvenir (1432)