Late Medieval and Early Northern Renaissance

JanuaryLIMBOURG BROTHERS (POL, HERMAN, JEAN), January, from Les Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry, 1413-1416.  Colors and ink on vellum, 8 7/8″ X 5 3/8″.  Musée Condé, Chantilly.

OctoberLIMBOURG BROTHERS (POL, HERMAN, JEAN), October, from Les Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry, 1413-1416.  Colors and ink on vellum, 8 7/8″ X 5 3/8″.  Musée Condé, Chantilly.

WellofMosesCLAUS SLUTER, Well of Moses, Chartreuse de Champmol, Dijon, France, 1395-1406.  Limestone, painted and gilded by JEAN MALOUEL, Moses 6′ high.

Merode AltarpieceROBERT CAMPIN (MASTER OF FLÉMALLE), Mérode Altarpiece (open), ca. 1425-1428.  Oil on wood, center panel 2′ 1 3/8″ X 2′ 7/8″, each wing 2′ 1 3/8″ X 10 7/8″.  Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (The Cloisters Collection, 1956).

Ghent Altarpiece closedHUBERT and JAN VAN EYCK, Ghent Altarpiece (closed), Saint Bavo Cathedral, Ghent, Belgium, completed 1432.  Oil on wood, 11′ 5″ X 7′ 6″.

Ghent Altarpiece openHUBERT and JAN VAN EYCK, Ghent Altarpiece (open), Saint Bavo Cathedral, Ghent, Belgium, completed 1432.  Oil on wood, 11′ 5″ X 15′ 1″.

maninaredturbanJAN VAN EYCK, Man in a Red Turban, 1433.  Oil on wood, 1′ 1 1/8″ X 10 1/4″.  National Gallery, London.

giovanniarnolfiniandhiswifeJAN VAN EYCK, Giovanni Arnolfini and His Wife, 1434.  Oil on wood, 2′ 9″ X 1′ 1 1/2″.  National Gallery, London.

DepositionROGIER VAN DER WEYDEN, Deposition, center panel of a triptych from Notre-Dame hors-les-murs, Louvain, Belgium, ca. 1435.  Oil on wood, 7′ 2 5/8″ X 8′ 7 1/8″.  Museo del Prado, Madrid.

Saint Luke Drawing the VirginROGIER VAN DER WEYDEN, Saint Luke Drawing the Virgin, ca. 1435-1440.  Oil and tempera on wood, 4′ 6 1/8″ X 3′ 7 5/8″.  Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Lee Higginson).

GoldsmithPETRUS CHRISTUS, A Goldsmith in His Shop, 1449.  Oil on wood, 3′ 3″ X 2′ 10″.  Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (Robert Lehman Collection, 1975).

portrait of a ladyROGIER VAN DER WEYDEN, Portrait of a Lady, ca. 1460.  Oil on wood, 1′ 1 3/8″ X 10 1/16″.  National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. (Andrew W. Mellon Collection).

Last SupperDIRK BOUTS, Last Supper, center panel of the Altarpiece of the Holy Sacrament, Saint Peter’s, Louvain, Belgium, 1464-1468.  Oil on wood, 6′ X 5′.

Portinari AltarpieceHUGO VAN DER GOES, Portinari Altarpiece (open), from Sant’Egidio, Florence, Italy, ca. 1476.  Tempera and oil on wood, center panel 8′ 3 1/2″ X 10′, each wing 8′ 3 1/2″ X 4′ 7 1/2″.  Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence.

Virgin with Saints and AngelsHANS MEMLING, Virgin with Saints and Angels, center panel of the Saint John Altarpiece, Hospitaal Sint Jan, Bruges, Belgium, 1479.  Oil on wood, center panel 5′ 7 3/4″ X 5′ 7 3/4″, each wing 5′ 7 3/4″ X 2′ 7 1/8″.

nieuwenhoveHANS MEMLING, Diptych of Martin van Nieuwenhove, 1487.  Oil on wood, each panel 1′ 5 3/8″ X 1′ 1″.  Memlingmuseum, Bruges.

Etienne Chevalier and Saint StephenVirgin and ChildJEAN FOUQUET, Melun Diptych.  Left wing: Étienne Chevalier and Saint Stephen, ca. 1450.  Oil on wood, 3′ 1/2″ X 2′ 9 1/2″.  Gemäldegalerie, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Berlin.  Right wing: Virgin and Child, ca. 1451.  Oil on wood, 3′ 1 1/4″ X 2′ 9 1/2″.  Koninklijk, Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Antwerp.

Saint Anthony Tormented by DemonsMARTIN SCHONGAUER, Saint Anthony Tormented by Demons, ca. 1480-1490.  Engraving, 1′ 1/4″ X 9″.  Fondazione Magnani Rocca, Corte di Mamiano.

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