Hans Memling

by Alfred Michiels

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  • 178042986X
  • 9781844845538
  • 9781780429861
  • 9781783107612
Little is known of Memling’s life. It is surmised that he was a German by descent but the definite fact of his life is that he painted at Bruges, sharing with the van Eycks, who had also worked in that city, the honour of being the leading artists of the so-called ‘School of Bruges’. He carried on their method of painting, and added to it a quality of gentle sentiment. In his case, as in theirs, Flemish art, founded upon local conditions and embodying purely local ideals, reached its fullest expression.

  • Parkstone International; May 2012
  • ISBN: 9781780429861
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  • Title: Hans Memling
  • Author: Alfred Michiels
  • Imprint: Parkstone International
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 178042986X
  • 9781844845538
  • 9781780429861
  • 9781783107612
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 178042986X
  • 9781844845538
  • 9781780429861
  • 9781783107612