Husband, Timothy Bates, with an essay by Margaret Lawson (2008). The Art of Illumination: The Limbourg Brothers and the Belles Heures of Jean de France, Duc de Berry. | Read this out of print Met publication online or download the PDF in our publishing portal "MetPublications." #Cloisters
"L'Annonciation" de Martin Schongauer - Musée Unterlinden, Colmar, Alsace
Hans Memling | Virgin and Child with Saints Catherine of Alexandria and Barbara, 1479, oil on wood. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
The Crucifixion; The Last Judgment Jan van Eyck Flemish 15th Cent.
The Virgin Adoring the Host, 1852 Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres (French, 1780–1867) Oil on canvas While he was serving as director of the French Academy in Rome, Ingres received a commission from the Russian czarevitch, the future Alexander II, to paint a devotional image of the Virgin and the Host with the two patron saints of Russia, Alexander Nevsky and Nicholas. Ingres exhibited the finished picture to critical acclaim in Paris in April 1842 before shipping it to Saint Petersburg.