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Room in Bruges | Jan van EyckBy Dent-de-Lion du Midi

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US$ 5,200



Giclée Print, Giclée fine art print on hahnemühle german etching paper

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Dimensions: 127cm (H) x 93.5cm (W) x 0.3cm (D) / 50" (H) x 36.8" (W) x 0.12" (D)

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Artist Statement


It is 1434.

You have drifted back in time to an upper room on Coopers Street in Bruges.

There is no one here. There are two pairs of sandals. Perhaps the painter and his models are on a break.

It’s a lovely space, with many unique things to examine. There is a fine oriental rug – costly and exotic. Strange figures carved on the velveted chairs. An ornate brass chandelier with a single candle burning.

The oranges are inviting, a rare delicacy imported from the far south. You peel one, hoping no one will notice.

A string of amber beads glistens. A brush, hangs from the top of the high-back chair, silent witness to the cleanliness of the chamber.

Finally, a marvellous mirror with a Latin inscription on the wall above it: Jan van Eyck was here.

The soft bed beckons. Falling asleep, you hear conversation and a dog barking somewhere in the house.

You wonder: When will they return to A Room in Bruges?


Artist Profile

Born: 1957
Hometown: San Francisco
Based in: Switzerland

Master Artist Dent-de-Lion du Midi works in contemporary art, film, illustration, sculpture, literature and orchestral music. A classicist with a modern eye, his work explores the philosophical dichotomy between realism and myth. As a professional inventor, Dent-de-Lion holds numerous patents and was Director of Digital Research for LEGO, trailblazing projects …


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