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Posts Tagged: mystic lamb

Amazing Revelations on The Ghent Altarpiece


The Secret History of Art just broke the news about what wondrous discoveries were made during the four-year restoration of The Ghent Altarpiece.

New Look at Van Eyck’s Arnolfini Portrait


The Secret History of Art just had a book review published in the fine art magazine Apollo.  The review is on the recent book “Girl in a Green Gown” by the sadly deceased Carola Hicks,… More ›

Getty makes Ghent Altarpiece Zoom


The Getty just announced that their 1 billion pixel, ultra high-quality digital image of van Eyck’s “Adoration of the Mystic Lamb,” the Ghent Altarpiece, is available to view online…. More ›

Amazon Spain and El Cordero Mistico


Amazon just opened its Spanish store, amazon.es, and today happens also to be the first day that the Spanish edition of The Secret History of Art’s best-selling Stealing the Mystic Lamb comes… More ›

Mystic Lamb Talk in Ghent, Belgium


Last night a piece of important memorabilia from the history of The Ghent Altarpiece and the Allied effort to preserve Europe’s art treasures was sold at auction.  The object in question is a… More ›