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Hubert van Eyck

Qualifications
painter, draftsman
Nationality/school
South Netherlandish
Born
Maaseik 1366/1370
ca. 1366 (Karel van Mander, Het Schilder-boeck, 1604); de geboortedatum van Hubert van Eyck is uit geen enkele contemporaine bron bekend
Deceased
Gent 1426-09-18
volgens het grafschrift op de grafzerk van Hubert van Eyck die zich oorspronkelijk in of nabij de Vijdkapel in de St. Baafskathedraal in Gent bevond: 'Int iaer des Heeren des sijt ghewes / Duysent, vier hondert, twintich en zes, / Inde maent September, achthien daghen viel, Dat ick met pynen God gaf mijn ziel.' (transcriptie volgens de Gentse kroniekschrijver Marcus van Vaernewyck, 1568)
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this field records any family relationship to one or more other artist(s).
broer van Jan, Lambert en Margareta van Eyck
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Christian religious scene
Medium/technique
oil paint
Entered on: 1991-12-14; Modification on: 2017-07-01

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