Give us Feedback!
Set the category for this topic
Arts & Culture
Biology & Nature
Business & Companies
Food & Drink
Geography & Travel
Health & Medicine
History & Events
Religion & Philosophy
Society & Politics
Technology & Computing
Transportation & Vehicles
Peter Paul Rubens
- Created 2012-03-12
Sir Peter Paul Rubens
(ˈrybə(n)s; 28 June 1577 – 30 May 1640), was a
Flemish Baroque painter
, and a proponent of an extravagant
style that emphasised movement, colour, and sensuality. He is well known for his
s of mythological and allegorical subjects.
In addition to running a large studio in
that produced paintings popular with nobility and art collectors throughout Europe, Rubens was a classically educated
and diplomat who was
ed by both
, King of Spain, and
, King of England.
from Wikipedia (last updated: 19 June), licensed under
What do you know about this topic?
Please make sure to only add personal information and experiences about this topic that complements the article above. Comments or opinions should be posted at the bottom of the page by clicking
. Thanks alot for contributing!
...or create an Experience Page
Currently no applications. Add an application using the contribute box to the right.
Let People Vote
Ask a Question
Rubens's palette and painting materials, with bibliography
National Gallery: Rubens
''The Guardian'': Rubens
The Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York)
''The Virgin and Child with St Elizabeth and the Child Baptist'' 1630-35
Rubens's ''Adoration of the Magi'', at "Flemish Art Collection", the official site of the three major museums in the Flemish Region of Belgium
290 of images by the artist, and more.
The Art of Diplomacy, A New Book Paints Rubens as a Crafty Negotiator of Peace Among Warring European Kings, The Wall Street Journal, 10 October 2009
Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn
Add new image
Add image by copy and paste a link:
Add external link
Links to external pages
Add related topic
Links to related topics
Copyright 2011 © Empedia.com BETA
Forgot your password?