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Friday, February 24, 2017
Red Cross - Hans Memling 10.11.2005
Hans Memling(c. 1430 – 11 August 1494) was a German painter who moved toFlandersand worked in the tradition ofEarly Netherlandish painting. He spent some time in theBrusselsworkshop ofRogier van der Weyden, and after van der Weyden's death in 1464, Memling was made a citizen ofBruges, where he became one of the leading artists, painting both portraits anddiptychsfor personal devotion and several large religious works, continuing the style he learned in his youth.