Paintings by Rogier van der Weyden or Roger De La Pasture – Belgium 1964
Belgium issued a miniature sheet featuring paintings by Rogier van der Weyden or Roger de La Pasture (1399-1464). The miniature sheet was issued on 19 Sep 1964 to mark his 500th Death Anniversary. He was born in Tournai in Present-day Belgium and settled in Brussels. His works consisted of religious triptychs (work of art divided into three panels)He held the title of Painter to the town of Brussels from 1436 onwards.
The paintings featured on the stamps are
1F – Portrait of Phillip The Good, Duke of Burgundy wearing the Order of Star
2F – Portrait of A Lady (1460).
3F – Portrait of Antoine de Bourgogne (1449)