|Dates||active about 1460 - about 1490|
Antoine de Lonhy's real identity was discovered only in the last decade. A painter,
Characteristic of his style is the skillful combination of the monumental with an attention to subtle details. His figures are often heavy and dressed in ample garments with deep folds, yet they wear dreamy expressions and their flesh is modeled with an uncommon softness and luminosity. His generally subdued range of rich browns and golds is offset by touches of brilliant color.