13163_25338_medieval_art2.mov

13163_25338_medieval_art2

Flemish Medieval paintings from the 15th century, including work by Hans Memling and Jan Van Eyck. Marketplace scenes - men trading goods, including plates and other silverware, shoes, coins. Merchants wearing pointy shoes (poulaines). A man painting a woman’s portrait, with other women watching. Men doing woodwork; man in royal gown watching over. Three people around a table in their home. Another home scene with a man sleeping and two women working. A group of men out on the town, cobblestone ground. A man on a balcony reading off paper to the citizens below; guards around, also a religious man in the balcony. Blowing of trumpets. Men and horses seemingly ready for battle.

1400s
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Not Explicit