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Giant statue of the lads in their pomp

This large, impressive statue of the van Eyck brothers was made in 1913 for the Ghent Expo. It... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
Wellington, New Zealand
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A beautiful made bronze statue (1913) of the two brothers Hubert and Jan Van Eyck who were very... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2017
Evergem, Belgium
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Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

It's an imposing stateau close to Bavo's, The contribution of the van Eyck brothers to Ghent is clearly commendable but this site is well,,, whatever

Thank Aruna S
Reviewed 19 July 2018

just behind the Cathederal stunning and you must visit the saint Bavos Cathederal and see the Paintings Van Eyck painted as his work is fantastic

Thank kebo111
Reviewed 25 June 2018

The statue itself is to big for the place. The two brothers made one of the most important paintings of religious art. And became more famous because of the germans who stole their work and the famous unknown thief of the 'judges" It's more interesting...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2018

While pretty, it is only worth a stop if you happen by it. I saw nothing special about it. It's right by St. Bavos cathedral.

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Reviewed 21 September 2017

This large, impressive statue of the van Eyck brothers was made in 1913 for the Ghent Expo. It seems only reasonable that they should be so recognised given the contribution their famous polyptych has made to the pride of the city, not to mention to...More

1  Thank AllanJGJ
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The two painters of the Mystic Lamb have their backs turned to the Cathedral’s Vijd chapel, where the painting was originally displayed. This monument was placed here for the 1913 World Expo, which was held in Ghent. Men, women and children bring flowers, wreaths and...More

1  Thank JanaZC
Reviewed 20 March 2017

A beautiful made bronze statue (1913) of the two brothers Hubert and Jan Van Eyck who were very important and still famous for Ghent. Just at the side of the Saint Bavo Cathedral where you can find their most important painting which is worldfamous. The...More

Thank HugoColle
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This majestic monument to honour the van Eyck brothers is a very large bronze half circle shaped piece of artwork and just a five minute walk past the Belfort. Not to be missed!

1  Thank jordanellie41
Reviewed 22 November 2016

a monument to do with historical people of Ghent but needs cleaning very dirty from years of traffic fumes and air pollution but worth looking at it is at the back of the cathedral one can walk by the monument and study it as i...More

Thank gentenaar2013
Reviewed 29 October 2016

One of the most astonishing statue I ever saw. In front of the best church of the city, this statue is at the same time very huge and beautiful, telling a very interesting history. So take your time to explore.

1  Thank Davide G
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