Maximiliaan P. J. Martens
 
Martens, Maximiliaan P. J.
Martens, Maximiliaan P. J.
United States of America
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Description: Essays in Context: Unfolding the Netherlandish Diptych
AMONG THE MANY TYPES of diptychs created during the fifteenth and early sixteenth centuries, the devotional portrait diptych featuring the half-length Virgin and Child coupled with a portrait of a donor in adoration was extraordinarily successful. Created by Rogier van der Weyden, the format catered to the taste of courtiers and functionaries at the...
Author
John Oliver Hand (Editor), Ron Spronk (Editor)
PublisherHarvard Art Museums