Jan van Eyck, Ghent Altarpiece


Jan van Eyck, Ghent Altarpiece (open), completed 1432, oil on wood, 11 feet 5 inches x 15 feet 1 inch (open), Saint Bavo Cathedral, Ghent, Belgium. Note: Just Judges panel on the lower left is a modern copy (photo: Closer to Van Eyck)

Jan van Eyck, Ghent Altarpiece (open), completed 1432, oil on wood, 11 feet 5 inches x 15 feet 1 inch (open), Saint Bavo Cathedral, Ghent, Belgium. Note: Just Judges panel on the lower left is a modern copy (photo: Closer to Van Eyck)

Cite this page as: Gwen Shaw, "Jan van Eyck, Ghent Altarpiece," in Smarthistory, December 6, 2015, accessed May 21, 2018, https://smarthistory.org/van-eyck-the-ghent-altarpiece/screen-shot-2015-12-05-at-8-09-55-pm/.