flanders

Hans Memling

Triptych of Jan Floreins (detail)

Germany/Flanders (1479)

Oil on oak panel, 46,3 x 57,4 cm (central panel), 48 x 25 cm (each wing)

Groeninge Museum at Saint John’s Hospital, Bruges

[source], [source], [entire work]

One of the cool things about this particular painting is that it was painted for Saint John’s hospital, and is still there. Jan Floreins is the patron who ordered this painting made, and he as well as several other figures in this work are represented in it.