Frontispiece of the first Book of Virgil's Georgica.

Frontispiece of the first Book of Virgil's Georgica.

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The frontispiece of the first Book of Virgil's Georgica which is devoted to agriculture features a farmer ploughing whilst his fellow points to the sky to show him the importance of astronomy and meteorology for the work in the fields.

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Naast het belangrijkste meesterwerk van de Vlaamse Schilderkunst, de "Aanbidding van het Lam Gods" door de gebroeders Jan en Hubrecht Van Eyck, zijn er nog tal van kunstschatten een bezoek waard. More about Sint-Baafskathedraal Gent

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