Hugo Van Der Goes - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Hugo Van Der Goes

Style: Northern Renaissance

Place: Ghent

Born: 1440

Death: 1482

Nationality: Belgium


Hugo van der Goes (Ghent,c. 1440 - Oudergem, near Brussels, 1482 or 1483) was a Flemish painter. He was, along with Jan van Eyck, Rogier van der Weyden, Hans Memling and Gerard David, one of the most important of the Early Netherlandish painters. Hugo became a member of the painters' guild of Ghent as a master in 1467. In 1468 he was involved in th...