Goes, Hugo Van Der (c.1440–1482)
Published Online: 25 NOV 2011
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The Encyclopedia of Christian Civilization
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Kurian, G. T. 2011. Goes, Hugo Van Der (c.1440–1482). The Encyclopedia of Christian Civilization. .
- Published Online: 25 NOV 2011
Dutch painter. He was enrolled as a master in the Ghent Guild of Painters in 1467. In 1475 he entered the Monastery of Rode Klooster, near Brussels, as a lay brother but continued to paint. He subsequently suffered from mental illness and delusions.
- Goes, Hugo van der (c.1440–1482);
- dutch painter;
- the portinari altarpiece;
- the death of the virgin, stark and melancholy