Rogier van der Weyden, The Last Judgment

Rogier van der Weyden, Last Judgment, 1443-51, oil on panel, 215 x 560 cm (Musée de l’Hôtel-Dieu, Beaune)



Additional resources:

Prayers and Portraits: Unfolding the Netherlandish Diptych

About the artist and a work in the collection of the National Gallery of Art (from the National Gallery of Art)

Burgundian Netherlands: Court Life and Patronage on the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History

An introduction to Valois Burgundy

Barbara G. Lane, “‘Requiem aeternam dona eis’: The Beaune Last Judgment and the Mass of the Dead”

Cite this page as: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker, "Rogier van der Weyden, The Last Judgment," in Smarthistory, November 18, 2015, accessed October 3, 2023,