The ornate Latin signature translates as ‘Jan van Eyck was here 1434’. The similarity to modern graffiti is not accidental. 

Damn even graffiti has been done!


en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arnolfini_Portrait
t is an oil painting on oak panel dated 1434 by the Early Netherlandish painter . It is also known as The Arnolfini Wedding, The …
Description - Identity of subjects - Scholarly debate - Interpretation and symbolism

The ornate Latin signature translates as ‘Jan van Eyck was here 1434’. The similarity to modern graffiti is not accidental.

Damn even graffiti has been done!


en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arnolfini_Portrait
t is an oil painting on oak panel dated 1434 by the Early Netherlandish painter . It is also known as The Arnolfini Wedding, The …
Description - Identity of subjects - Scholarly debate - Interpretation and symbolism

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