Portrait of Giovanni(?) Arnolfini and his Wife

Oil on oak | 82.2 x 60.0cm | 1434

Jan van Eyck

This must be one of the most famous and intriguing paintings in the world. A richly dressed man and woman stand in a private room. They are probably Giovanni di Nicolao di Arnolfini, an Italian merchant working in Bruges, and his wife.

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