Jan Van Eyck

Flemish painter

The Crucifixion

27 Mar 1425 Started Painting The Crucifixion, That painting was the most prestigious of all of his paintings because of the amazing landscape with it rocky, cracked earth, fleeting cloud formations, and endless diminution of detail toward the blue horizon, reveals his systematic and discriminating study of the natural world.

Jan Van Eyck life

19 Mar 1410 He was born and Worked with his older brother in Flemish painting. On March 13th when he was 15 he moved to burges to help the duke with paintings. He was also the most famous member of his family of painters traditionally believed to have originated from the town of Maaseik