Graslei and Korenlei
In the neighbourhood
The Van Eyck brothers painted this unique altarpiece in 1432. It is the highlight of the Flemish Primitives and a milestone in art history.
‘I’ll show them who’s boss’: that’s what Philip of Alsace had in mind.
A cosy, picturesque neighbourhood in the shadow of the Castle of the Counts, with a pattern of streets that has been the same since mediaeval times.