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Matrimonio Arnolfini, Jan Van Eyck, oleo madera, 1434. Gótico. Pintura Flamenca.

14 Paintings That Revolutionized Art

Matrimonio Arnolfini, Jan Van Eyck, oleo madera, 1434. Gótico. Pintura Flamenca.

The Rolin Madonna (La Vierge au Chancelier Rolin) (1435) - Jan van Eyck

The Rolin Madonna (La Vierge au Chancelier Rolin) (1435) - Jan van Eyck

jan van Eyck, Arnolfini Portrait, detail

jan van Eyck, Arnolfini Portrait, detail

Jan Van Eyck “The Ghent Altarpiece”  Detail, left  (just amazing...just can't find another word except just amazing)

Jan Van Eyck “The Ghent Altarpiece” Detail, left (just amazing...just can't find another word except just amazing)

"The Annunciation"- Jan van Eyck As good as you can was certainly good enough for all eternity good sir.

"The Annunciation"- Jan van Eyck As good as you can was certainly good enough for all eternity good sir.

Annunciation by Jan Van Eyck

Annunciation by Jan Van Eyck

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...

Jan van Eyck

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...

Jan Van Eyck, detail of the Ghent Altarpiece

Jan Van Eyck, detail of the Ghent Altarpiece

Madonna with the Child Reading, 1433  Jan van Eyck

Madonna with the Child Reading, 1433 Jan van Eyck

Hubert and Jan van EYCK / The Ghent Altarpiece with wings open (lower section) / Adoration of the Lamb (detail)  1425-29  Oil on wood  Cathedral of St Bavo, Ghent

Hubert and Jan van EYCK / The Ghent Altarpiece with wings open (lower section) / Adoration of the Lamb (detail) 1425-29 Oil on wood Cathedral of St Bavo, Ghent

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.

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.

The Marriage of Giovanni Arnolfini and Giovanna Cenami’ by Jan van Eyck, dated 1434.   Considered to be the earliest painting depicting a Brussels Griffon.

The Marriage of Giovanni Arnolfini and Giovanna Cenami’ by Jan van Eyck, dated 1434. Considered to be the earliest painting depicting a Brussels Griffon.

Jan van Eyck (1390-1441 Flemish) • Detail from Arnolfini Portrait & Edited 1434

Jan van Eyck (1390-1441 Flemish) • Detail from Arnolfini Portrait & Edited 1434

Jan van Eyck : The Last Judgement Altar Piece"Lamb of God" .....St Baaf's Cathedral, Ghent, Belgium..................."For God shall bring every work into judgment, with every secret thing, whether it be good, or whether it be evil".......12:14

Jan van Eyck : The Last Judgement Altar Piece"Lamb of God" .....St Baaf's Cathedral, Ghent, Belgium..................."For God shall bring every work into judgment, with every secret thing, whether it be good, or whether it be evil".......12:14

Madonna and Child by Jan van Eyck. The Madonna's rich crimson cloak is set in formalized 'Gothic' folds, the better to display the skills of the artist.

Madonna and Child by Jan van Eyck. The Madonna's rich crimson cloak is set in formalized 'Gothic' folds, the better to display the skills of the artist.