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Jan van Eyck, Giovanni Arnolfini and his Wife, 1434 (this always makes me think of my art history classes - this painting was used so many times!)
Jan van Eyck "The Arnolfini Portrait" 1434 #Classic #Art #Portrait #JanVanEyck #Painting
Jan van Eyck. Arnolfini Portrait, 1434. Oil on wood. 32 1/4" x 23 1/2". National Gallery, London. The verbiage Jan van Eyck used is what an eyewitness to a legal document would've used, fueling controversy about whether this is a wedding portrait of Giovanni Arnolfini and his wife, Giovanna Cenami, or a "power of attorney" painting in which the husband grants legal permission for his wife to act on his behalf during an absence.
Jan van Eyck ( 1395 - 9 July 1441), was born in Maaseik, Burgundian Netherlands. He was a flemish painter and considered one of the best Europeon...
Crucifixion by Jan Van Eyck, ca.1420CE, one panel of a diptych in the Metropolitan museum, NY; less than 23 inches high and 8 inches wide.
Jan van Eyck, Madonna am Brunnen / Madonna at the Fountain
Jan van Eyck 1390 – 1441 The Annunciation (Washington) oil on panel (93 × 73 cm) — c. 1435 National Gallery of Art, Washington DC
The Lucca Madonna is an 1436 oil painting of the Madonna and Child by the Early Netherlandish master Jan van Eyck. It is on display in the Städel Museum in Frankfurt. en.wikipedia.org/... (Thx Seulete)
The Madonna in the Church - Jan van Eyck, 1437
Jan van Eyck - The Arnolfini Portrait 
Annunciatie - Boijmans Tour Jan van Eyck
The Arnolfini Portrait (detail), Jan Van Eyck
This is Jan Van Eyck's self portrait. He is a famous artist from the Northern European Renaissance. He was born in 1395 in Belgium.
arnolfini wedding - I think the speculation over this piece is fascinating, and amusing.
famous painting, the feet protector, the bundle's of clothing on the women, lack of facial hair, basket horns on the side, forehead hair shaved far back