Is This The World's Most Coveted Painting?
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It’s the size of a barn door, weighs more than an elephant, and is one of the most famous and coveted paintings in the world.
It’s the Ghent Altarpiece — also called Adoration of the Mystic Lamb, after a central panel showing hordes of pilgrims gathered to pay homage to the Lamb of God…
Saint Bavo Cathedral
"Ghent Altarpiece - Adoration of the Mystic Lamb"