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By Emma Crichton-Miller  

Out of obscurity: Jan Gossaert’s "Adoration of the Kings" will be in his blockbuster exhibition

  Jan Gossaert’s Renaissance National Gallery, 23rd February-30th May

The Flemish painter Jan Gossaert is an abiding curiosity. His sinuous mythological nudes, precise fantastical architecture and startlingly vivid portraits hold a fascination far greater than the relative obscurity of his name would suggest. The National Gallery has one of the world’s best collections of his paintings, including the magnificent The Adoration of the Kings (1510-15) and now seek to repair 45 years of…

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