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paintings and art-collection blog

Saturday, March 2, 2013

Rubens Peter Paul (Flemish painter, 1577-1640)

Sir Peter Paul Rubens, was a Flemish Baroque painter, and a proponent of an extravagant Baroque style that emphasised movement, colour, and sensuality. He is well known for his Counter-Reformation altarpieces, portraits, landscapes, and history paintings of mythological and allegorical subjects.
Self-portrait, 1623, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
The Fall of Man 1628–29. Prado, Madrid

Rubens and Isabella Brant in the Honeysuckle Bower, 1609–10. Alte Pinakothek, Munich
Adam and Eve
The Three Graces
Venus at a Mirror. 1615
Rape of the Daughters of Leucippus
Diana Returning from Hunt
The Drunken Hercules
The Drunken Silenius
The Drunken Bacchus
Prometheus Bound
Two Satyrs
Rubens Peter Paul-Self Portrait. 1628-30


  1. Эталон женской красоты ближвйшего будущего!!

    1. Очевидно, что тогда ценились пышные формы.... Спасибо за комментарий!