het Lam Gods: De Kluizenaars

The Ghent Altarpiece: The Hermits

By
Jan Van Eyck
Photographer
Dominique Provost

About this artwork

To the right of the central panel we find those who turned their backs on worldly pleasure in order to serve Christ. We begin with the hermits who re joined in the background by the penitent Mary Magdalene (holding her ointment jar) and a companion.

About the artist

The Ghent Altarpiece: The Hermits
Photo number
1010013000
Inventory number
426
The Ghent Altarpiece: The Hermits
Photo number
1010013000
Inventory number
426
The Ghent Altarpiece: The Hermits
Photo number
1010013000
Inventory number
426