The Sound of Silence (part two) Van Eyck and De Hooch

Continuing my short essay ‘The Sound of Silence: Vermeer’ HERE Fellow Dutch artist Jan Van Eyck c.1395 – 1441, an exceptionally talented and highly paid painter.  He became a court painter to the Duke Philip of Burgundy and was very highly esteemed by him.  One of his most famous paintings is ‘The Arnolfini portrait’ (or marriage) 1434 whichContinue reading “The Sound of Silence (part two) Van Eyck and De Hooch”