Rubens and His Legacy, from Van Dyck to Cézanne: Stunning works make the flesh crawl
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Peter Paul Rubens
Andrew Graham-Dixon goes to Antwerp to explore Rubens's greatest altarpiece.
Jan Mabuse
Création Visuelle inspirée de l'oeuvre du peintre Jan Gossaert dit Mabuse, accompagnée d'une musique d'époque retravailler électroniquement.
Peter Paul Rubens - Olga's Gallery
Peter Paul Rubens was born into the family of a Calvinist who had to live in exile from Antwerp. On his father's death, Ruben’s mother returned to Antwerp in 1587, where he was brought up and educate...
Peter Paul Rubens - All Art
By the age of 20, the Flemish painter Peter Paul Rubens (1577-1640) was a member of the Antwerp painters' guild. Between 1600 and 1608, he lived in Italy, studying the example of Veronese, Titian, Tin...
Balthasar-Paul Ommeganck
Balthasar Paul Ommeganck (sometimes also: Paul Balthasar Ommeganck) (1755–1826) was a Flemish painter of landscapes and animals. Through his work and his role as a teacher he gave an important impetu...
Balthasar-Paul Ommeganck - Wikipedia
Rubens and His Legacy, from Van Dyck to Cézanne: Stunning works make the flesh crawl
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Cornelis Galle the Elder
Cornelis Galle the Elder (1576 – 29 March 1650), a younger son of Philip Galle, was born at Antwerp in 1576, and was taught engraving by his father. He followed the example of his brother Theodoor in ...
Cornelis Galle the Elder - Wikipedia
Martin Ryckaert
Martin Ryckaert, also Maerten or Marten Rijkaert (baptised 8 December 1587, Antwerp – 11 October 1631) was a Flemish painter who was known for his small, imaginary landscapes.
A member of th...
Martin Ryckaert - Wikipedia
Willem van Herp
Willem van Herp (I) or Willem van Herp the Elder (variations on first name: 'Guilliam', 'Gilliam' and 'Guillaume') (Antwerp, c. 1614–1677) was a Flemish Baroque painter specializing in religious paint...
Willem van Herp - Wikipedia
Herri met de Bles
Herri met de Bles (also known as Henri Blès, Herri de Dinant, Herry de Patinir, and Civetta) (c. 1510 – c. 1555–1560) was a Flemish Northern Renaissance and Mannerist landscape painter, native of Bouv...
Herri met de Bles - Wikipedia
Theodoor Galle
Dirck or Theodoor Galle (16 July 1571 – 18 December 1633) was a Flemish Baroque engraver.
He learned the art of engraving from his father Philip Galle. According to the RKD he married Cathar...
Theodoor Galle - Wikipedia
Stradanus
Giovanni Stradano or Jan Van der Straet or van der Straat or Stradanus or Stratesis (1523 – 11 February 1605) was a Flanders-born mannerist artist active mainly in 16th century Florence.
Bor...
Stradanus - Wikipedia
Hans Jordaens
Hans Jordaens the Elder (1555 – 1630), was a Flemish Baroque painter whose religious works are often confused with that of other painters with the same name.
He was born in Antwerp, but afte...
Hans Jordaens - Wikipedia
Daniel Seghers
Daniel Seghers (3 December 1590 – 2 November 1661) was a Flemish Jesuit brother and painter who specialized in flower still lifes. He is particularly well known for his contributions to the genre of ...
Daniel Seghers - Wikipedia
Jan van der Brugge
Jan van der Bruggen (1649 – c. 1699) was a Flemish Baroque painter and engraver.
Van der Bruggen was born in Brussels. According to Houbraken he was a great admirer of Raymond Lafage, who could d...
Jan van der Brugge - Wikipedia
Pieter Thijs
Pieter Thijs, or Peeter Tysens (Antwerp, 1624?–1677) was a Flemish Baroque painter of portraits as well as religious and history paintings, whose work was heavily influenced by the courtly and elegant...
Pieter Thijs - Wikipedia
Cornelis de Vos
Cornelis de Vos (1584 – 9 May 1651) was a Flemish painter, draughtsman and art dealer. He is best known for his sensitive portraits but also practised in many other genres including history, ge...
Cornelis de Vos - Wikipedia
Bernaert de Rijckere
Bernaert de Rijckere (c. 1535 – 1590) was a Flemish Renaissance painter known for his history paintings and portraits.
He was born in Kortrijk. His father was a silversmith who was relative...
Bernaert de Rijckere - Wikipedia