Who were Arnolfini and his wife? Where did they live and how did they make their living?

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  1. Who were Arnolfini and his wife? Where did they live and how did they make their living?


  1. Erwin Panofsky, an eminent art historian, hypothesized that this painting was intended to record the contractual marriage of Arnolfini to Giovanna Cenami. Carroll, however, offers several other interpretations of the painting, including a different contractual interpretation. What other contract could the painting possibly be intended to record? Why does she claim that the painting might even constitute a new “genre,” a side-by-side double portrait intended to convey a specific kind of relationship between husband and wife?


  1. What are some of Carroll’s other interpretations of this painting?


  1. Why might the painting be intended to dispel doubts about Arnolfini’s character and how does it make the case that Arnolfini is trustworthy?


  1. Why does the artist, Jan van Eyck, make his presence in the scene, both through the reflection in the mirror and the inscription, so apparent?



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