Köhn was sent to Ghent to find it before the Nazis stole the rest of the altarpiece.
Flanders was overrun by the French, and Queen Philippa had been taken hostage in Ghent.
Last month, she and Schaeffer traveled to Paris and then onward to the town of Ghent to celebrate Chasen's 64th birthday.
The Treaty of Versailles mentioned only four works of cultural heritage, foremost among them The Ghent Altarpiece.
The iconography of The Ghent Altarpiece has long fascinated scholars.
This question had primary consideration in the final draft of the Treaty of Ghent.
The Princes mounted their horses, and took the road to Ghent.
Vander Haeghen, librarian of Ghent, bought it in Hungary a few years since, and gave it to the library which he so ably directs.
The year afterwards the King led in person the siege of Ghent.
Captain Breda sends an account of the occurrences that have further taken place in Ghent and the surrounding districts.