The Ghent Alterpiece Restoration

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By Jan van Eyck (circa 1390–1441) – Web Gallery of Art:   Image  Info about artwork, Public Domain.

The New York Times features a new article: A Master Work, the Ghent Altarpiece, Reawakens Stroke by Stroke. on the restoration of the 15 century Van Eyck masterpiece, which began in 2012.

For more information, a good article at Wikipedia describes the multifaceted history of the work. To see more details of the piece, visit Closer to Van Eyck: Rediscovering the Ghent Altarpiece.

 

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