The Canonical Office in Renaissance Painting, Part II: More About the Rolin Madonna

Van Buren, Anne Hagopian
December 1978
Art Bulletin;Dec78, Vol. 60 Issue 4, p617
Academic Journal
Part II. Examines the Renaissance painting 'Madonna of the Chancellor Rolin,' by Jan van Eyck. Investigation of the watchtower and the vineyard scenes; Discussion of the Mosan Sedes Sapientiae statues; Donation and devotion compositions; Dating of the painting.


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