15th Century

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Madonna in a Church

1425

VAN EYCK, Madonna in a Church, ca. 1425–1430.

Merode Altarpiece

1425

ROBERT CAMPIN (MASTER OF FLÉMALLE), Mérode Altarpiece (open), ca. 1425–1428. Oil on wood, center panel 2’ 1” × 2’ ”, each wing 2’ 1” ×10”. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (The Cloisters Collection, 1956).

Ghent Altarpiece

1432

JAN VAN EYCK, Ghent Altarpiece (closed), Saint Bavo Cathedral, Ghent, Belgium, completed 1432. Oil on wood, 11’ 5” × 7’ 6”.

Man in a Red Turban

1433

JAN VAN EYCK, Man in a Red Turban, 1433. Oil on wood, 1’ 1” × 10. National Gallery, London.

Giovanni Arnolfini and His Bride

1434

JAN VAN EYCK, Giovanni Arnolfini and His Bride, 1434. Oil on wood, 2’ 9” × 1’ 10”. National Gallery, London.

Deposition

1435

ROGIER VAN DER WEYDEN, Deposition, center panel of a triptych from Notre-Dame hors-les-murs, Louvain, Belgium, ca. 1435. Oil on wood, s7’ × 2” 8’ 7. Museo del Prado, Madrid.

Saint Luke Drawing the Virgin

1435

ROGIER VAN DER WEYDEN, Saint Luke Drawing the Virgin, ca. 1435–1440. Oil and tempera on wood, 4’ 6” × 3’ 7. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. (Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Lee Higginson)

Last Judgment Altarpiece

1444

VAN DER WEYDEN, Last Judgment Altarpiece, ca. 1444–1448.

A Goldsmith in His Shop

1449

PETRUS CHRISTUS, A Goldsmith in His Shop, 1449. Oil on wood, 3’ 3” 2’ 10”. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (Robert Lehman Collection, 1975).

Portrait of a Lady

1460

ROGIER VAN DER WEYDEN, Portrait of a Lady, ca. 1460. Oil on panel, 1’ 1” × 10”. National Gallery, Washington, D.C. (Andrew W. Mellon Collection).

Last Supper

1464

DIRK BOUTS, Last Supper, center panel of the Altarpiece of the Holy Sacrament, Saint Peter’s, Louvain, Belgium, 1464–1468. Oil on wood, 6’ × 5”.

Tommaso Portinari and Maria Baroncelli

1470

MEMLING, Tommaso Portinari and Maria Baroncelli, ca. 1470.

Justice of Otto III

1470

BOUTS, Justice of Otto III, ca. 1470–1475.

Portinari Altarpiece

1476

HUGO VAN DER GOES, Portinari Altarpiece (open), from Sant’Egidio, Florence, Italy, ca. 1476. Tempera and oil on wood, center panel 8’ 3” × 10’, each wing 8’ 3” × 4’ 7”. Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence.

Virgin with the Saints and Angels

1479

HANS MEMLING, Virgin with Saints and Angels, center panel of the Saint John Altarpiece, Hospitaal Sint Jan, Bruges, Belgium, 1479. Oil on wood, 5’ 7” × 5’ 7” (center panel), 5’ 7” × 2’ 7” (each wing).