barber institute of fine arts
university of birmingham

Altarpieces with Attitude: Jan de Beer and the Antwerp Mannerists

Explore the making and meaning of de Beer’s work and its appeal to later English collectors in this study afternoon.

Hear from the three authors of the exhibition catalogue:

  • Professor Dan Ewing, Barry University, Florida
  • Peter van den Brink, Director, Suermondt-Ludwig-Museum, Aachen
  • Robert Wenley, Head of Collections, Barber Institute


Image credit: Jan de Beer and assistant, ‘Adoration of the Magi’, c. 1515 © Private collection

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