On art crime and art historical mysteries

Posts Tagged: van eyck

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 ›

Ghent Altarpiece in LA Times


The Secret History of Art has an Op-Ed article in today’s LA Times about The Ghent Altarpiece and the beautiful new Getty digital imaging project that allows it to be seen in miraculous detail.

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 ›