Born/Died: c. 1395-1441
Creation Date: 1434
Size: 32.4 × 23.6 in. (82.2 x 60 cm)
Media: Oil on panel
Location: National Gallery, London, UK
One of the many things I enjoy about this painting is that despite being about love between two people, it is incredibly stoic, reserved, poised and brilliantly clear. There's no mushy, sentimentality in van Eyck's style.