GEERTGEN tot Sint Jans
(b. 1460/65, Leiden, d. 1490, Haarlem)

The Tree of Jesse

1480s
Oil on wood, 89 x 59 cm
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

The artist interprets the subject in a fantastic and worldly way: the sparkling colours of the luxurious robes dominates the scene.




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