Sunday, July 31, 2011

Charonton, Enguerrand

The Coronation of Mary
Oil n panel, 183 x 220 cm
Hospice, Villeneuve-les-Avignon

Enguerrand Charonton (c. 1410 – c. 1466) was a French painter and manuscript illuminator whose few surviving works are among the first masterpieces of a distinctively French style, very different from either Italian or Early Netherlandish painting.